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Light, Versatile Coyote 4WD Takes Physically Disabled Riders on Wild, Off-Road Adventures
Light, Versatile Coyote 4WD Takes Physically Disabled Riders on Wild, Off-Road Adventures

7 May 2022, 08:00 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Designed for able-bodied riders and people with physical disabilities alike, Outrider's Coyote 4WD off-road machine claims to be the world's lightest one.

 
US Veterans Riding Indian Cruisers to Sturgis As Therapy
US Veterans Riding Indian Cruisers to Sturgis As Therapy

4 Aug 2016, 12:54 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / The therapeutic effects of motorcycle riding are being used to heal and inspire 20 veterans with various back stories as they ride on Indian bikes to Sturgis

 
Disabled Rider Talan Skeels-Piggins Aiming To Break Speed Record - Needs Help
Disabled Rider Talan Skeels-Piggins Aiming To Break Speed Record - Needs Help

1 Aug 2016, 14:44 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / Talan Skeels-Piggins is a disabled rider who wants to beat the world record for the fastest man on two wheels. With help, he will accomplish this great dream

 
Hotrodded Cheetah Racing Wheelchair Introduces a New Approach to the Sport
Hotrodded Cheetah Racing Wheelchair Introduces a New Approach to the Sport

5 May 2016, 09:11 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / The Cheetah racing wheelchair brings forth better aerodynamics and new opportunities for athletes, thanks to a smart upgrade

 
Another Wheelchair-Friendly Trike That Gets the Job Done
Another Wheelchair-Friendly Trike That Gets the Job Done

15 Apr 2016, 13:08 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Motorbikes and scooters that are wheelchair-friendly can indeed improve the quality of life for disabled people, so here's one more design

 
Dream The Impossible Documentary About Disabled Riders Premieres in May
Dream The Impossible Documentary About Disabled Riders Premieres in May

13 Apr 2016, 13:55 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Dream the Impossible tells four incredible, unique and inspiring stories of riders who got back on their bikes despite being confined to a wheelchair

 
Hyper Division HDX3-Mobility, the Wheelchair-Friendly Scooter
Hyper Division HDX3-Mobility, the Wheelchair-Friendly Scooter

1 Jul 2015, 09:55 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Hyper Division updates their HDX3-Mobility three-wheeled scooter that can accommodate a wheelchair and thus opens new transport possibilities for the disabled

 
Landing Gear Technology Helps Disabled Riders Remain Upright at Slow Speed
Landing Gear Technology Helps Disabled Riders Remain Upright at Slow Speed

27 Dec 2014, 13:33 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Here is one good piece of news for all the disabled and bad-legged riders out there, an add-on for their bikes which can really make their lives easier and allow them to have a better experience on ...

 
Paralyzed from the Chest Down and Racing Bikes: the story of Talan Skeels Piggins
Paralyzed from the Chest Down and Racing Bikes: the story of Talan Skeels Piggins

29 Oct 2014, 17:41 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Some people give up in the face of the smallest problems, but how about those who would never give up, not even in the face of dramas so big that even telling the story is giving you the creeps? I k...

 
Bruise, the Injury Detection Suit for Disabled Sportspeople
Bruise, the Injury Detection Suit for Disabled Sportspeople

23 Jun 2014, 10:22 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Dan Garrett, Elena Dieckmann, Ming Kong and Lucy Jung have joined their creative efforts and come up with Bruise, a special, Star-Treck-esque suit to help doctors quickly find the injury zones of di...

 
Disabled Rider Rides 7-liter Dodge Charger V8 Trike for Charity
Disabled Rider Rides 7-liter Dodge Charger V8 Trike for Charity

25 Jan 2014, 10:31 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Can you picture a custom trike powered by a 7-liter Dodge Charger V8? No big deal if you can't, because British rider Nick Priest has already built it, and plans to ride it across Britain despi...

 
Blind Rider Dan Parker Does 55 MPH at Bonneville
Blind Rider Dan Parker Does 55 MPH at Bonneville

16 Sep 2013, 13:34 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / We reported earlier on the endeavor of Dan Parker, a blind motorcycle racer who brought his trike at the Salt Flats in Bonneville, to make history. Becoming the first blind man to race at Bonnevi...

 
One-Armed Rider Makes Manx GP History
One-Armed Rider Makes Manx GP History

3 Sep 2013, 14:18 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Chris Mitchell lost his left arm in a motorcycle accident back in 2001, but it looks like this mishap was only a minor obstacle in his life. August 28th saw Chris making history at the Manx TT on th...

 
Blind Rider Dan Parker to Race the Bonneville Salt Flats
Blind Rider Dan Parker to Race the Bonneville Salt Flats

26 Aug 2013, 12:16 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Here we go with another story of a blind motorcycle rider who's making it into the history books, this time racing at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah. Dan Parker,43, has been into car raci...

 
Blind Record-Breaking Biker Stuart Gunn Thinks about the Isle of Man TT
Blind Record-Breaking Biker Stuart Gunn Thinks about the Isle of Man TT

22 Aug 2013, 09:07 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / As we're preparing the next week's exclusive interview with the amazing Stuart Gunn, here's one more from the man who defies being blind and disabled, and manages to get up on his Hay...

 
Blind and Disabled Rider Breaks Speed Record aboard a Hayabusa
Blind and Disabled Rider Breaks Speed Record aboard a Hayabusa

20 Aug 2013, 13:49 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Hats off to Scotsman Stuart Gunn, a rider from Edinburgh, for his astonishing, mind-boggling performance. Though blind and disabled, Stuart Gunn managed to break the existing speed record for disabl...

 
Nissan Announces New Mobility Assist Program
Nissan Announces New Mobility Assist Program

15 Jul 2013, 09:08 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Japanese automaker Nissan announced the introduction of Nissan Mobility Assist, a program that aims to support the mobility needs of physically disabled customers. The company says it will offer ...

 
One-Handed Operation Modified BMW R1200RT Brings Hope
One-Handed Operation Modified BMW R1200RT Brings Hope

20 Nov 2012, 10:47 UTC · By: Florin Tibu / Whereas losing a limb may cause most victims to collapse in despair, the case of Dutch rider Bert Pot is a truly inspiring story. Bert Pot lost his left hand in a work accident, not a bike one. Whi...

 
Ford Transit Tourneo for Disabled Ski Team
Ford Transit Tourneo for Disabled Ski Team

26 Oct 2010, 07:24 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The British division of Ford announced today it has continued supporting the Combined Services Disabled Ski Team, by loaning a nine-seater Ford Transit Tourneo 280SWB model. The minivan will carry t...