Most modern cars are capable of speeds that were unthinkable when the U.S. Highway System was first chartered. And while most mainstream cars are neutered by eco-friendly tires and plush suspensions, many enthusiast-oriented vehicles can very comfortably exceed posted speed limits, at a cost.
America may not have Germany’s autobahn, but a handful of states do boast higher-than-average speed limits and plenty of open space to take advantage of them. Planning a road trip out west? Check out these five states where you can open it up just a little bit more than usual … More
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EXPERTLY balanced on a speeding motorbike, Gugulotu Lachiram is the world’s finest exponent of Extreme Yoga. Using just the bike for support, the 40-year-old takes the ancient Indian discipline to new levels as he runs through a series of complex poses – while only a slip away from disaster. The high octane yoga guru, from Khammam in the Indian state of Telangana, has been hailed as a hero in his hometown on the back of his death-defying exploits.
Portugal played host for the Extreme XL de Lagares, where the best hard enduro athletes traversed through the city of Porto, across technical rock gardens, and forest depths of Lagares to battle it out for top spot on the podium. Alfredo Gomez inched ahead of team-mate and three-time-winner, Graham Jarvis to end a tough year on an amazing high.
Follow along from Ben Hemingway’s point of view as he goes head-to-head with Andreas Lettenbichler for the city portion of Extreme XL de Lagares, the hard enduro race through the city of Portugal.