Here's my story for naming my bike "The White Shadow".
If you're old enough to remember a T.V. show called 'The White Shadow', about a Caucasian gym teacher who came to an urban school to coach and discipline some rough kids, then you can see how this Pearl White PC800 is making me (an Afro American) a more disciplined rider than I used to be in my youth. I crashed a 1983 Night Hawk 650 right after I got it from drinking and riding. I promised my wife I will never drink a drop and get on my bike now. "The White Shadow has my respect.