Kawasaki NewsKawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., wants to do its part in helping conserve the environment.
The Irvine, Calif., based company announced Thursday that it will donate a Ninja 650 sport bike to go on the block during the Oceana SeaChange Summer Party in Hollywood. All proceeds from the auction on August 16 will go to Ocean Conservation, which prides itself in its global mission – “working as one for the good of the planet.”In attendance at this party will be some some of Ocean Conservation’s biggest supporters, including Sheryl Crow, Ted Danson, and this year’s guest, Leonardo DiCaprio.“Kawasaki is proud to support such a worthy cause that won’t simply affect our lives, but it will impact our children’s lives and the lives of their children,” says Chris Brull, Kawasaki Marketing Communications Director. “Ocean conservation is a critical and vital cause and every little bit counts.”Some of Oceana’s victories include protecting Sperm Whales from California Fisheries, upholding Shark fin bans in the United States and many other policy victories for marine life and habitats in more than 150 countries, Kawasaki reports.The Kawasaki Ninja 650 motorcycle will be on auction at the SeaChange Summer Party, taking place at an exclusive villa on the Pacific Ocean.To learn more about Oceana and their mission of ocean conservation, please visit oceana.org, or seachangesummerparty.org.
This week, Senior Editor Nic de Sena rides the all new Ducati Monster. Big changes have been made by Ducati–has the company ruined the considerable heritage of the iconic Monster–or are the changes worth it? In the second part of the show, we chat with Nick Ienatsch, Founder and Head Instructor at the Yamaha Champions Riding School. He says: “We aim to change your riding life by introducing you to Champions Habits: The techniques, approaches, skills, and the mindsets of the best riders in the world. These Champions Habits are the foundation of safety and consistency to whatever speed you ride, in any venue on any bike. Street riders, this is just as much for you as track riders. The best way to make safe riders is to make good riders.“ We hope you enjoy this episode!