Stirling Matheson is an automotive writer, reviewer, and spewer of sarcasm of Indianapolis, IN. When not playing with cool cars, he is working as the Artistic Director of Ballet Theatre of Indiana. Hear his pseudo-sane quips on Twitter and Facebook.
When doing about 161mph on a motorcycle down some highway, one of the last things a person wants and expects to see is a snake slithering out from the engine compartment. It's better than driving into a diving falcon, but not by much.