Taking My Buell Lighting Long down the Dragstrip at Meremere
Night Speed Drag Wars, March 23rd 2012.
Handlebar mounted GoPro HD camera onboard my Buell XB12Ss Lightning at Meremere Dragstrip, Waikato, New Zealand.
My first time down the strip on a bike. Running against a Suzuki SV1000 (Russell), an old Ford V8, and Kawasaki ZX14. Also some footage of Russell taking on an the almighty 50cc scooter.
GoPro Buell Handlebar Mount Test
Footage testing out the handle-bar mount for my GoPro HD camera, aboard my
Buell XB12Ss Lightning. Cruising along some nice quiet backroads around the
Waikato, New Zealand
2003 Buell Lightning XB9S For Sale
2003 Buell Lightning XB9S For Sale. Stock # 4502551.
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2008 Buell XB12R Firebolt to Lightning
With only a Salvage Title at hand, I've managed to rebuild a wrecked 2008
Buell XB12 Firebolt into the Lightning model of my dreams and getting it
passed the Transportation Safety Board's inspection. With many thanks to
TwinMotorcycles, Buellforum.nl, BuellXB.com and many others for their
respective support. A deep bow to BuellXB's forum member Typeone for giving
me the inspiration. Thanks bro.
(You can read the whole story on www.wildewereld.nl)
To get the plain modification done, these parts were replaced:
wiring harness XB12S 2008
EU headlight assy.
rear subframe modules complete, powdercoated
rear light module (tail)
rear brake fluid reservoir + line
EU blinkers + wiring
footrest front left complete
front fork assy. complete
front brake line, gas and clutch cable
shift pedal assy. complete
new lock set, complete
plastics bodywork black, complete
site stand switch
hazard signaling system
Rizoma handle bar
Lots of nuts-n-bolts-n-washers
E4 approved muffler
After the actual gender change, many parts were replaced for these ones:
Frank Parts N-type gilled flyscreen
Frank Parts upper belt guard
Frank Parts right air scoop
LSL handle bar risers 1 inch
Rizoma handle bar 22mm alu
Rizoma lower belt guard
Rizoma Speed Line grips
Rizoma LED tail section
Rizoma licence plate holder
Avon S-10 size 2 gas mask
V-Trec flip-up handles
SATO axle sliders
Free Spirits belt tensioner
Free Spirits pully cover
LSL Foot pegs
Oberon mini LED indicators
Black oil pump cover
XB 'Atomwar' dashboard plate
TM carbon airbox dick-scratch protection
Pro Series Exhaust, coated in cobra
K&N air filter + airbox mod
TM ECM remap
Tribo_Seat duo seat cover
Brembo hidden rear caliper
Braking wave rear rotor
Mototronics hazard light system
Front modules powdercoated in drk flaky grey
Clutch cable holder powdercoated in flaky grey
Breather reroute K&N without catch can
Polished rear pulley rim
Front brake rotor upgrade
Holleeder black wheel finish
It was a hell of a job but she rides like a devil, thanks to the
™ ECM flash (remap).
The slideshow might appear to be stucked with goofs but the timeline is
correct. For road legal reasons some parts have been replaced to reappear
Buell Motorcycle Factory Tour
Motorcycle.com recently got the opportunity to tour the company's three
facilities on Buell Drive with none other than Erik Buell himself.
Read the full story at
Just 170 employees are responsible for the entire operation, and Mr. Buell
joked during the tour, Ducati has more people in their race department than
I have in my whole company!
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Buell XB9SX onboard- Brasil/Brazil/Бразилия- Full HD!
Andando de Buell XB9SX, a melhor moto ja construida, na famigerada Estrada
dos Romeiros entre Cabreúva e Pirapora do bom jesus. Moto com filtro de ar
esportivo, velas de iridium, aliviador de embreagem e luzes brancas.
Imagens feitas com Go Pro Hero 2.
Janeiro de 2013
Riding wild and free a Buell XB9SX, the best bike ever made, on brazilian
coutryside mountain road. Bike has performance air filter, iridium spark
plugs, soft clutch and super-white lamps. Record made with Go Pro Hero 2.
GoPro HD - Hibiscus Coast Zenair Flight
Flying around the Hibiscus Coast aboard a Zenair Microlight. Using my GoPro
HD with the suction mount. Excuse the wobbly/jelly effect, the resonance
and turbolence with the prop wreaked
havoc with the rolling shutter efftect