A Beginning Rider

So a few things have happened since my last post about my bike. I decided to go back to Chicago to take the exam. This was mainly so I could take the test on a Honda Rebel instead of my Vulcan. I figured the u-turn part of the test would be much easier on the smaller Rebel. Also, I wouldn’t have to worry about getting my bike to the exam. So on a Thursday evening, I headed to Chicago so I could get to the exam first thing on Friday morning.

1994 Kawasaki Vulcan 500
1994 Kawasaki Vulcan 500

We arrived at 7am as instructed and waited. It was an hour before the inspector showed up. I knew he wouldn’t be there until 8, but I had assumed we would be able to ride during this hour wait. However, they didn’t let us ride until after the inspector got there and collected our materials. Needless to say, the wait was a bit annoying and did little to calm my nerves.

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