After crossing the Sahara these two guys turn their bikes (KTM 640
Adventure and Yamaha TT600) to paddlewheel powered rafts made
of empty oil barrels. Then sail towards Timbuktu (930 miles away) on
the Niger River until the KTM's top end fails weeks later.
You can read more about their story on the latest issue of UK Bike Magazine (November 05). I had never dreamed of this kind of bike adventure before reading this…