Motocadia in the News
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broadsheet newspaper, The Sunday Independent ran the
following story on Motocadia in their June 6th 2004 addition,
with Motocadia making the front page.
Mike Higgins, travel reporter, was new to the world of
motorcycles and had only experience riding scooters, however in
a 3 day window, Mike travelled with Motocadia riding a BMW
F650GS and covered 1345 kms, experiencing many diverse road
situations, including mountain passes, deep valley roads, open
highways, and many kms of great sweeping roads.
This is Mikes report - Page 1
Mikes report - Page 2
Touring, a Danish magazine also
were present when Peter Henshaw did his article, which can be
seen in their June 25th 2004 edition. Gunnar Skrydstrup is a
veteran motorcycle editor, with 20 plus years in the touring
magazine industry, and has ridden all over the world, and tested
various bikes for manufacturers as well as in his earlier days
been a test rider for NYT for speed testing. Gunnar rode a
Yamaha TDM 900.
Motorcycle Voyager Magazine, based in the UK experienced a
mini Motocadia tour which can be seen in their June 24th 2004
edition. Motorcycle Voyager magazine is a specialist motorcycle
publication aimed at the UK market place offering articles on
touring worldwide, along with reports and great general touring
information applicable to all ages. Their website is - www.motorcyclevoyager.com/
Henshaw, experienced motorcycle journalist covered around 1500
kms in a four day period, taking in the Serra da Estrela
mountain range, The Serra da Lousa range, The Douro Valley, and
the Atlantic coast south of Porto, Peter rode a BMW F650GS, and
a Yamaha Bulldog 1100.