The Rotary Suzuki RE5 Was One of the Smoothest Motorcycles Ever. Too Bad It Failed

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The world’s first Wankel-engined motorbike was the air-cooled Hercules W-2000. Fellow German DKW, England’s Norton and Dutch Van Veen also produced rotary motorbikes, yet on the Japanese side, only Suzuki was bold enough to put the technology into series production. What’s more, Suzuki came up with a complex water-cooled powertrain with double-walled exhausts and a massive radiator to keep the rotary’s heat under control, on a bike that also featured elements designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro. The result was unconventional, expensive for its performance, and probably the smoothest riding motorbike ever produced in volume.

Unfortunately, with that volume staying very low

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Car culture isn’t a bad thing | Teen

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Some people see cars as a utility item to get from point A to point B, but for others, cars are much more than that. They are ways to have fun, to travel in style, to participate in activities. A car is an icon of culture. Certain models or modifications to a car are seen as status symbols.

Many motorheads idolize the character of their car and the cars of others. They will try and develop their car to make it unique. One can identify and understand the sounds made by many of the engines used and then know exactly

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