Monday, January 05, 2009

Sir Cathcart Rides Again

Alan on C1 at Reno-Fernley

“The MotoCzysz C1 presents unique advantages in terms
of motorcycle dynamics that deserve to reach the marketplace.
It’s not until you ride it that you realize how much improved its
handling and performance are compared to a conventional in-line
four.”
- Alan Cathcart

Alan Cathcart, the most experienced motorcycle journalist in the
world, rode the 08 990 C1 last Saturday (10-18-08). Mr. Cathcart was
one of the 3 original journalists to test the first Proof of Concept
bike. This was his first time to see, hear and ride the latest spec,
pre-production C1 - Alan was very impressed and his comments echo those
of earlier test riders, like Jeremy McWilliams, who called the C1
“the best turning bike ever”.

Alan tested the MotoCzysz C1 at the Reno-Fernley racetrack in
Fernley, Nevada. Though the track officials could not have been more
accommodating, the track itself was extremely rough and very bumpy;
conditions that helped illustrate the benefits of the C1.

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