Robert M Pirsig and son Chris Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance

Zen Honda moves to Smithsonian

One of the most iconic bikes from the 1970s is the 1966 Honda Super Hawk ridden by author Robert M Pirsig in his 1974 classic book Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance. He died in April 2017 at the age of 88 and now his bike will be forever remembered when it goes on display …

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Robert M Pirsig and son Chris Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance

Tribute to ‘Zen’ author Robert M Pirsig

If you are philosophical about your riding and your motorcycle, you can be assured you are not alone as author Robert M Pirsig so articulately pointed out in his 1974 classic book Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance. Pirsig died this week aged 88 at his home in Maine and is survived by wife Wendy, …

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