Petrina Gentile tries out some hot superbikes Add to ... Featuring video from CTVNews.ca Published Tuesday, Apr. 03, 2012 10:59AM EDT Last updated Tuesday, Apr. 03, 2012 11:09AM EDT The Globe Drive columnist explains that superbikes offer boomers a fun, economical second vehicle that still packs some power. Watch More Video: Redesigned Mercedes coupe changes lanes without us touching the wheel Uber halts driverless car program after Arizona crash We experience many firsts driving the Ferrari-fast Tesla Model X Why car design is on the cusp of its most radical change in a century PSA-Opel deal a major talking point at Geneva auto show Self-driving Nissan car cruises London streets See the Toronto auto show through the eyes of a car-loving two-year-old What makes a car safe in a crash The four ugliest cars at the Toronto auto show The four must-see cars at the Toronto auto show BMW M cars not plush, powerful or special enough? You want Alpina Put snow chains on your tires with the push of a button The iconic VW microbus is back, but is it just a diversion? The four ugliest and weirdest cars at the Detroit auto show The three stand-out cars at the Detroit auto show Kia unveils sleek sleek sedan in Detroit to compete with BMW The 11 cars worth waiting for in 2017 The three biggest stories that changed the auto industry in 2016 Wagons are 'out' – and that's a shame considering this new VW The best BMW M car built in a decade: We drive the new M2 Comments Share via email Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on LinkedIn Print More Related to this Story Raw video: Two trucks plunge off cliff in Norway Raw Video: Holy traffic tickets, Batman!