With five endurance driving records to her name, Deena Mastracci isn’t one to shy away from a challenge. And knowing that her fiancé is professional endurance driver Carl Reese, who just recently set the fastest time on a motorcycle from LA to NY aboard a BMW K1600GT, that shouldn’t come as a surprise.Mastracci will set off to tackle her own two-wheeled record, but this a truly unique situation; she only recently braved the DMV lines for her motorcycle license with practically no road experience.
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Yamaha’s Ténéré 700 is an excellent foray into the middleweight ADV world. Associate Editor Neil Wyenn owns a 2021 model, and has spent the last year adding and improving various aspects of his bike. Some add-ons are more vital others, and he lets us into his secrets for getting the most out of the Yamaha Ténéré. His total enthusiasm for ADV riding and the Yamaha Ténéré in particular were pretty obvious to me—I’m sure you’ll feel the same. Links to all the items he mentions are below.