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Motorbike Riding Tips to Follow When Riding With a Group
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 09:39:50 -0600
You must follow certain motor bike riding tips when riding with a group. Following those tips is essential to prevent accidents as well as to ensure that other motorists on the road do not get disturbed by you and other members of the group.
Motorcycle Clubs 101 - How to Create Motorcycle Club Bylaws Part I
Sun, 18 May 2014 21:46:15 -0500
Bylaws create the solid foundation that will hold your motorcycle club together. If they are written careful and strictly followed they will ensure that your MC will survive the many challenges that will confront it over the years and decades.
Nervous About Riding a Motorcycle? 5 Reasons Not to Be
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 10:46:50 -0600
Motorcycle riding is relatively safe - Just like driving a car, riding a plane, riding a boat or even if you are just seated on your comfortable office chair, death can creep on anyone at any time or place. This is the reality of living on borrowed time. We can not predict our future.
Honda Dream Yuga - Offering a Dream Ride
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:33:25 -0500
Honda Dream Yuga is one of the most affordable and reliable bikes available in India currently. It comes from the house of the Japanese manufacturer Honda. Dream Yuga was unveiled at the Auto Expo 2012 and has been running successfully since then.
Leather Biker Jackets for All
Wed, 23 Oct 2013 08:35:06 -0500
For those who love riding bikes, it seems like acquiring leather biker jackets is the buzzword today and there must be good reasons for that. This looks like the key everyone needs in order to enjoy safe and secure bike riding. This is one of the most important accessories anyone will ever need any time they are on their motor bikes; anyone who sees you in one will definitely know that you don't take your biking for granted and are concerned about your safety as well.
The Phenomenal Thor Riding Gear
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 10:11:04 -0500
In the world of motorsports, there is arguably no other franchise that has addressed the needs and plight of riders like Thor. With over 40 years of experience in motorsports wear, Thor has become a leading brand and a favorite to a large majority of professional motorsports champions and it is no wonder that it has been able to retain its clientele base while expanding into new frontier over the past four decades.
Bajaj Discover 100 - The Perfect Choice for a Common Man
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:09:05 -0500
Bajaj is an automobile company that is well versed with the Indian conditions and the travel needs of an average Indian commuter. Hence, it would be not wrong to say that all their vehicles are made considering the perspective of the common man as well.
What Are Benefits Of Motorcycle Trailers During Road Travel?
Wed, 13 Nov 2013 13:41:28 -0600
Camper trailers are one of the most sought after motor vehicle of people who loves to travel by land. Thrill seekers who love road trips would dream to have their very own camper trailers for their road trip adventures. These camper trailers are excellent travel companions as these can provide travelers the opportunity to enjoy the basic home facilities while on the road.
So What Is A Honda CBX1000 Really Like To Live With?
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 10:00:38 -0600
An iconic classic motorcycle of the late 1970s, Honda's six cylinder CBX1000 is certainly a piece of motorcycling history and a cast iron investment. But what is it really like to live with and to ride?
Should You Add Fairings To Your Bike Or Not?
Wed, 11 Jun 2014 07:17:20 -0500
Motorcycle fairing refers to the shell which is placed over a sports bike or any other motorcycle in order to reduce air drag on the vehicle. The major benefits of fairing include reduced air drag, protection of the rider and the engine components in case of accidents.
Changes to the UK Theory Test Questions You Need to Know - Part Two
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 06:41:12 -0500
In part one of this series, changes to the UK car theory test were covered. In part two of the series, questions that have been altered on the motorcycle theory test are revealed.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 08:05:16 -0500
The motorcycle selection has always been a topic of discussion which requires updates as many brands are available in the market. As a customer of the product, you are must be aware of the performance parameters of the motorcycle which suit your needs. Following are some parameters which may be useful criteria to select a motorcycle: Cubic centimetre capacity (cc) - the displacement of the piston in cylinder of the motorcycle; greater capacity means more power but if you increase the cc the Km/h average reduces.
Take a Closer Look at Nature's Artistry While Riding on Your Bike
Wed, 15 Jan 2014 10:06:13 -0600
Freedom has a different meaning for each one of us. We all want to be free from boundaries, restrictions and limitations. However, getting rid of all boundaries is neither easy nor sane.
Cosmetic Care for Your Bike - Taking Care of Your Prized Possession
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:03:03 -0500
There is no doubt that a bike can handle whatever the road, and adventure has in store for it. But after a few kilometers of riding, a bike is exposed to countless hazards and conditions that could result in it looking less than perfect. A few minutes of extra care everyday will keep a bike as good as new. The following tips will help your bike to look better.
Spanish Dirt Bikes Have Gone Up By Over 100% Since Last Summer, Why?
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:39:54 -0500
There are very good reasons for Spanish motorcycles, such a Bultaco, Montesa and Ossa, to have increased by up to 200% in the last year. They are desirable for so many reasons and will probably increase further in value.
Honda CB750 K Series - To Buy Sand Cast or Die Cast?
Fri, 31 Jan 2014 08:09:15 -0600
Honda produced two Honda CB750K0s, one was sand cast and the other die cast. Which is for you? Are you interested in investing in classic motorcycles? Read about the first ever super bike from Japan.
4 Tips For Women To Enjoy Riding Motorcycles
Wed, 16 Oct 2013 06:26:07 -0500
More and more women are getting into motorcycle riding either as a passion or to save cash on gas. These are hard economic times and anything you can do to cut back on daily expenses such as gas is welcome. Indeed, riding bikes can be comfortable and enjoyable for girls if they follow a few simple tips: Dress for the occasion - One of the main keys to enjoying your motor cycle ride as a lady is to dress for the occasion.
Factors To Consider When Buying A Motorcycle
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:12:30 -0500
When you decide to buy your dream bike, it is important to ask yourself some questions. The first thing you need to know is that just because you want one does not mean that you should get one. Many people think that they want a bike, and when they finally get one, they realize that they are not ready for the responsibility.
How to Keep Your Bike Rust-Free in the Monsoons - Monsoon Maintenance
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:05:59 -0500
When monsoon comes finally knocking at your door, your bike rides do take a back seat. Obviously, all the bike owners aim to keep their vehicles away from any harm from moisture and one of the factors worrying them is rust. Riding in rains can result in rusting of bike parts, but a few cautious measures can solve your problem of rusting with ease. A bike will need extra attention in this season as compared to other seasons.
Now John Deere 757 Comes With a Replacement High Performance Engine
Thu, 19 Sep 2013 09:17:49 -0500
The advancement in technology has changed the face of the society completely. Few years back things were not too advanced and there were certain limitations and boundaries.
Top Five Bikes in India
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:23:33 -0500
Bikes generate a lot of excitement and thrill among their users, especially the youngsters. Hence, bike lovers are always on the lookout for the top performing bikes in the market. Even today, riding a bike on the highways or off-roads with the loved ones is one of the most cherished dreams of an average Indian youngster. However, when it comes to reality, it is not fiction that influences the buying decision, but reality and practicality. India is one of the biggest bike markets in the world and here, we have tried to come up with a list of five most popular bikes in India, along with the features that make them popular. The key factors considered are price, mileage, look and power of the vehicle.
What Are Some of the Important Motorcycle Accessories?
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 14:20:55 -0500
The parts of motorcycles are prone to wear and tear for many reasons. During the warm season, motorcycle rides are good. Therefore, every motorcycle owner needs to welcome this season with great anticipation and excitement.
Bajaj Best Selling Bikes - Impressive Line Up
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:36:15 -0500
Bajaj has been one of the leading two wheeler manufacturers in India and a force to reckon with in the auto industry, on the whole. Their journey started with the scooter revolution that caught India in the mid of the twentieth century. Soon, towards the end of the last century, they added motorcycles to their portfolio.
Tips for Purchasing The Right Motorcycle Gear
Fri, 09 May 2014 08:47:08 -0500
Purchasing the right motorcycle gear requires careful planning. In this article I share some tips that can help you with your purchase of such gear.
Honda Activa - The Leader in the Bike Market
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:28:39 -0500
Honda Activa is perhaps the most trusted name in the Indian bike market. Nowadays one can see an Activa zooming by in every other lane at any corner of the country. Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India are the joint manufacturers of the Activa. Launched in the year 2000, it went on to be the best selling two wheeler of the country. Honda's trusted name, familiar quality and service support has helped it greatly to beat its competitors in this segment.
Who Invented the First Motorcycle?
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 09:55:49 -0600
Motorcycle History - In 1867, an inventor by the name of Sylvester H. Roper made a velocipede with a coal-fired steam engine unit. The engine is mounted on a specially built chassis and had no pedal crank.
Tips for Buying a Motorcycle
Tue, 20 May 2014 07:38:25 -0500
It is important to consider your decision carefully when buying a motorcycle, the same way you would do while making any other major investment. Furthermore, it is important to choose your motorcycle dealership to avoid getting a raw deal. You need to understand that a motorcycle dealer is out to maximize on profits, with some using every crooked means to get the most from the deal.
Best Mileage Bikes in India
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:10:16 -0500
India is a country where there is a lot of demand for the two wheelers. The urban youth prefer a stylish two wheeler rather than a car as a personal vehicle because of the ease in riding and maintaining. The motor bikes of the capacities 100 cc, 125 cc and 150 cc are highly in demand. Most of the bike makers have many models in these categories with a variety of specifications, features and looks.
Bajaj Discover - A Best Seller
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:13:18 -0500
From the Bajaj stable, there have been many impressive two wheelers that have rolled out ever since the Indian automobile major began operations in the post independence era. While the scooters produced by Bajaj were a clear market leader, their foray into motorbikes has seen multiple challenges - both from consumer behavior as well as competition. From the initial days of the motorcycle revolution in India that saw, among others, the Kawasaki Bajaj collaboration producing the KB100 till date, one of the biggest selling models has been the Bajaj Discover.
Increasing Your Bike's Value
Mon, 16 Dec 2013 07:49:00 -0600
After you buy a new motorcycle, you may want to think about doing whatever you can to increase the value of the bike. For one thing, this is just good for your overall investment. For another, you may be able to sell the bike for more than you paid if you ever feel like getting rid of it.
Scooter Safety Tips Girls Should Follow When Riding in the Rain
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 08:27:57 -0500
If you want to ride your scooter safely and comfortably in rain, you must follow a few tips. For riding girls' scooters safely in rain, having a high quality rain gear, eyeglasses and a pair of gloves is extremely important.
Riders: What Should You Be Looking for When You Join a Team?
Thu, 30 Jan 2014 15:32:03 -0600
When riders start out in the racing industry, they are often on their own and they are just competing for themselves. They don't have any help with their bike, or their training program. They are just in it for the love of racing.
Bajaj Discover 125 - Discover the Pleasure of Riding
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:09:45 -0500
With the Indian automobile market swarming with commuter bikes, consumers have a choice to choose from manufacturers like Hero MotoCorp, Honda and Bajaj. Out of the foremost competitors in the commuter segment, the home grown bike manufacturer, Bajaj is filling the gap which Pulsar left with the launch of a new series of bikes - the Discover series of bikes. The Discover series has acquired lot of attention in the commuter segment with its fuel efficiency and high performance for affordable prices.
4 Factors Women Should Consider When Buying Motorcycles
Thu, 17 Oct 2013 06:33:56 -0500
According to statistics, one in every 10 motorcycle riders is a woman. Nevertheless, the vast range of bikes available on the market does not seem to cater for the average female rider. That being said, there are a few available models that may cater to the female rider depending on what she is looking for.
Sturdy Motorbikes for an Awesome Ride
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 09:00:22 -0600
Who doesn't love the feeling of wind on their face when riding a bike up the hill with the sun shining bright and warm? Almost everyone loves the exhilarating experience of riding a bike. While some describe that encounter with nature as 'feeling alive', some say that riding a bike offers a sense of freedom.
Wed, 05 Feb 2014 15:40:09 -0600
A motorcycle is an investment, and like every investment it must be protected. There are many ways to protect a motorcycle and the best way is through a cover.
Learning to Ride a Motorcycle - How to Take a Corner
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 15:13:59 -0600
Not all motorcycle riders, especially beginners, are familiar with the proper techniques in taking corners. Some do it by feel, while some do it by imitating what other riders do. Here are some basic steps on how to take corners according to the Motorcyclist magazine.
Motorcycle Driving Tips: Keep Your Head Safe!
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:52:33 -0500
In today's economy, motorcycling is becoming more than just a simple hobby. Surely, many riders will still hop out into the city on their motorcycles for joy rides every now and then. After all, that is one of the greatest perks of owning a motorcycle.
Choosing The Right Graphics Company For Your Bike
Mon, 17 Mar 2014 13:19:40 -0500
If you are a professional rider, then you will know that there are plenty of graphics companies out there. Some of them are better than others and sometimes the look of your bike is dependent on the design company.You don't want to be riding around a track and have your stickers flying off, so you want to make sure that you buy them from a reputable store. If you don't have faith in the company then you will not like the designs that they send to you.
What Should You Do When Getting a Motorbike for Your Kids?
Wed, 12 Feb 2014 16:34:06 -0600
A motorbike can be a great vehicle to buy for your kids. It's a vehicle that is fun to ride around on. The breeze of the wind as you ride and the freedom that comes with such a vehicle are among the best things that anyone could ever experience. However, you need to be extremely careful if you're going to get such a vehicle for your kids. You cannot just buy any kind of vehicle like this.
Know What Motorcycle You Need
Thu, 29 Aug 2013 15:20:50 -0500
Demand for motorcycles and two-wheelers in general has risen over the past few years in view of increasing traffic congestion. You can weave through clogged roads, park them in confined spaces, and don't have to spend much on maintenance, all the things you can't enjoy with a four-wheeler. No matter what you intend using a motorcycle for, you will find one that caters to your needs.
KTM Duke 200 Is the Perfect City Commuter With an Attitude
Thu, 20 Mar 2014 08:50:51 -0500
This is a short article on the KTM Duke 200 based on personal riding experience of over 2 years. This will surely help you determine if you should go ahead and own this bike or not.
What Are the Most Important Things to Do After a Motorcycle Accident?
Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:45:10 -0500
Tis' is the season for motorcycles! You see them on the road all the time... Wondering about getting one for yourself this year? If you are, it's always good to do a checklist to make sure you are equipped to face any unforeseen emergencies like motorcycle accidents. Here are some tips!
Why Choose Affordable Motorcycle Parts?
Sat, 18 Jan 2014 10:46:43 -0600
Today, there are a lot of manufacturers and producers who sell different kinds of products targeting a wide range of consumers and customers. This includes practical manufacturers and businessmen. They are very much known for their no-nonsense approach to business and they do not actually complicate their process of meeting demand with supply which makes them very popular in the business world.
Features To Look For In A Motorcycle Helmet
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 07:13:11 -0600
Helmets are the first pieces of safety gear to consider when creating a shopping list of protective motorcycle products. Not only are they required by law but they're the single biggest component that can decide whether you should survive an accident.
Getting A Motorcycle? Don't Forget Safety Gear!
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 14:01:49 -0600
Motorcycles have to be one of the most exhilarating vehicles to be invented. No top, no suffocating doors and no bulky frame to maneuver through busy streets. Just you, the bike, and road with the wind teasing your hair.
Wearing a Helmet
Fri, 10 Jan 2014 12:42:30 -0600
Do we need to wear a helmet when riding a motorcycle or a bicycle. This article explains the most important things about using a helmet in Q and A form.
9 Experts That Keep You on the Road
Wed, 08 Jan 2014 12:55:18 -0600
As much as the image of a motorcycle rider conjures up feelings of independence, that experience would not be possible without input from a team of experts. You rely on them to design and maintain your bike, help you find the bike that's right for you, and teach you to ride.
Do's And Don'ts of Motorcycle Maintenance - Best Maintenance Tips
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:05:31 -0500
A safe motorcycle is a well-maintained motorcycle. But there are Do's and Don'ts one has to keep in mind while maintaining a motorcycle that can keep your bike in top shape and prepare you for a safer ride.Cleaning a motorcycle is the first step towards maintaining a motorcycle. While cleaning the bike one usually gets to take a look at the various parts of the machine in great detail which is very helpful in the inspection and maintenance of the bike.
What To Consider Before Purchasing A Motorcycle
Tue, 29 Apr 2014 07:35:47 -0500
Any person involved in the motor industry needs a strategy. After being equipped with the motorcycle basics, having acquired your license and done purchasing the safety gears comes a very complex yet simple stage (if necessary information is offered),of purchasing the bike. Many people have it rough by hastily running onto the important stage without first acquiring vital information concerning the step.
Things You Must Know When Shopping for Motorcycle Parts
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 09:30:01 -0600
The market houses a number of options for you when it comes to motorcycle parts. Depending on the money you will be able to spend you can purchase original, aftermarket or used parts.
4 Master Tricks to Protect Your Motorcycle's Paint
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:51:47 -0500
It is easy to own a motorcycle. But maintaining your motorcycle's look has to do more than just going for a ride. Protecting your motorcycle's exteriors will determine how your bike will look in the long run. Your motorcycle takes a severe beating as it has to stay outdoors all the time. As the color of the paint on the bike fades, the bike does lose its sheen eventually. Despite the advanced paint technologies used on the motorcycle, nature does take a toll in the end.
Ladies Motorcycles and Their Features
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:43:44 -0600
There are some features that make ladies bikes different from the motorcycles meant for men. The most prominent one among them is their appearance. Motorcycles designed for women also offer much smoother riding experience.
Useful Tips for Buying Motorcycle Parts and Accessories
Wed, 16 Oct 2013 08:35:51 -0500
If you are passionate about riding and you own a bike, you need to find out the best ways to buy parts and accessories. You need to ensure that you invest in the best products and take good care of your bike so that you can get optimum performance for a long time. You should make sure that you get regular inspection of the motorcycle and replace any worn out parts immediately.
Beauty With Brains - The Case of Swamp Lite Tires
Mon, 09 Sep 2013 08:43:57 -0500
I am sure there are several ATV enthusiasts out there who feel let down by their tires whenever they go out for a ride. Whether it is skidding or getting stuck in considerably "easy" terrain, your tire may fail you when you need it the most. Worse still, you may be putting all the blame on your engine for poor performance without having the slightest clue that your tires are in fact responsible for the poor show.
Motorcycle Shipping Rates and Methods
Wed, 08 Jan 2014 15:18:39 -0600
Are you wondering how to prepare your bike for shipping? Learn how it's done here and find a connection for pricing your shipment!
Be Prepared! What to Take to Your Motorcycle Theory Test
Thu, 19 Jun 2014 07:59:10 -0500
A practical guide detailing all the things you need to take to your motorcycle theory test. Covering everything from the provisional driving licence though to photo identification.
Bike Maintenance - What To Do Before Starting A Long Trip On Your Bike
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 06:18:21 -0500
A bike, like all mechanical things, needs regular maintenance. It is important to get your bike checked up thoroughly when you are going on a long trip. This article provides some helpful tips.
What You Must Know About The Rise Of Some New And Popular Motorcycles And Parts Around The World
Fri, 08 Nov 2013 12:53:23 -0600
Learn more about the rise of motorcycles and parts. Know just how competitive the units are in terms of specifications and price.
Replacing A Dirt Bike Radiator Hose
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 10:15:39 -0500
Dirt bikes take a good beating from their rough and tumble use. The undulating, rocky and muddy tracks that they are driven on make them twice as vulnerable to damage as ordinary bikes driven on smooth and concrete roads. The excess strain on the bike components causes them to wear out faster thereby demanding more frequent service schedules.
Why Are First Year Production Of Classic Motorcycles The Most Valuable?
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 08:44:38 -0600
The first year of production, of any classic motorcycle, is often the most valuable. Why? This article will give clear reasons for why this is so often the case.
How to Get From A to C Without Stopping at B for Fuel
Thu, 05 Sep 2013 16:01:10 -0500
Unfortunately, energy crisis is a problem that hasn't been dealt with yet. Until we can run our cars and motorcycles on water, we have to depend on fossil fuels to power our motor vehicles. Forget about the environment, the main concern regarding fuel is price.
Picking Out The Best Motorcycle Gear
Thu, 19 Dec 2013 08:48:08 -0600
There's something exciting about hitting the open road on two wheels. Motorcycle riders will testify to the fact that there is no other way to travel that can bring such excitement with relative ease. It's for that reason that so many are looking to jump into the greatness that comes through moving forward with purchase and riding their own ride.
10 Things Every Scooter Owner Should Know
Tue, 01 Oct 2013 09:02:46 -0500
Precaution is better than cure. This implies even for your Scooter. Know your scooter from deeper level rather than just what you see from outside. Know how things work and how they should be maintained.
Staying Safe While Riding Your Motorcycle: Road Tips
Mon, 16 Dec 2013 07:54:57 -0600
No matter how much you paid for your motorcycle gear, your safety helmet and all of your other accessories, there is nothing that can keep you as safe as you can keep yourself when you are on a motorcycle. This is not to say that safety equipment does not help, because it certainly does. However, being a safe rider and avoiding accidents is far better than having gear that can help you if you are in an accident.
How to Prepare for a Long Motorcycle Trip
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 15:12:26 -0500
Tips for a Safe and Successful Motorcycle Trip. A checklist to ensure your trip has the most chance for enjoyment and safety. Travel companion etiquette, packing tips, riding a safety train, and more.
Information on Features of Bikes for Girls
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:57:54 -0600
This article is for all girls who have plans of buying a motorcycle. Bikes for girls come with some specific features. Here, we have discussed those features in detail. Read on to know more.
Road Hazards and the Motorcycle Rider
Tue, 21 Jan 2014 20:50:59 -0600
Motorcycle riding can be fun and is on the rise, partly due to the large increase in gasoline prices. Riding a bike can be far less expensive than driving a car. However, one consequence of new riders is that they are inexperienced, and may not be fully aware of the numerous hazards which are present on many of the well traveled roads. Knowing what to expect can help to alleviate a serious motorcycle accident.
How To Choose Motorbike Tyres
Thu, 19 Dec 2013 08:58:45 -0600
Tyre for motorcycles are of paramount importance. They are the main point of contact between the rider and machine and the road. They have to transfer the braking and acceleration forces as well as providing grip whilst cornering. This article sets out the main factors that should be taken into account when selecting the right tyres for your motorbike.
Information on Girls' Bike Helmet Styles
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 08:02:55 -0600
Women riding girls' bike should always use the right kind of protective gear. The most important gear for them is helmet. Currently there are three different types of girl's helmets available on the market; they are: full-face helmets, half shell helmets and three-quarter shell helmets.
The Perils of Using Auction Houses to Buy and Sell Classic Motorcycles
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 09:52:10 -0600
Using large, well known auction houses to buy or sell your classic motorcycle can be a very hit or miss affair. If you have a classic motorcycle, or collection of classic motorcycles to sell, or you're looking to buy, what are the pitfalls of using such auction houses? Knowing these pitfalls, what can you do about it? Start by reading this and look at an intriguing alternative that works.
Honda Motor Bikes in India - A Popular Choice
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:34:48 -0500
Honda two-wheelers came to India through their joint venture with Hero. The company was called Hero Honda and was one of the most successful companies around. However, they decided to part ways and underwent rebranding. Both the companies continued to make motorbikes even after the split, and in a growing market like India, they both have done extremely well.
Honda Unicorn - Decent Bike With Superb Mileage
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:36:07 -0500
Honda Motor Company Limited, founded by Sir Soichiro Honda, is a much loved and branded Japanese multinational corporation manufacturing automobiles, including motorcycles. The Honda brand is high on brand recall, product reliability and general refinement of their vehicles. All these attributes are ones that would go down well in a market like India. Over time, Honda bikes have come across as truly passenger friendly, guaranteeing safety, economy, durability, comfort and style.
5 Smart Tips to Maintain Your Motorcycle Battery - High Maintenance of Bikes
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:02:26 -0500
Motorcycle batteries are always taken for granted. Though reliable most of the time, and easy to maintain, if done correctly, there are a few things one should know about battery maintenance which will save you major headaches down the road. Maintaining your battery correctly will also prolong its life and save money that would be spent on frequently replacing batteries.
Basics of Motorcycle Saddlebags for Beginners
Mon, 16 Sep 2013 09:29:58 -0500
Though seeming simple, but picking saddlebags for your 'street' motorbike needs some research. Here are some basics for picking the motorcycle saddlebags.
Comparing Two Super Bikes - Yamaha R1 VS R6
Mon, 25 Nov 2013 09:30:40 -0600
This article compares two big bikes, the Yamaha R1 and the R6. Check out which is the bigger and the better.
Bajaj Platina - A Solid Offering From Bajaj
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:24:28 -0500
Bajaj two wheelers have always been popular in India from the time the company rolled out the ubiquitous scooters that ruled the country's roads in the second half of the 20th century. The changing times brought in more stylish and better technology in the form of motorcycles. Bajaj was quick to adapt to this trend and tied up with Kawasaki to introduce the KB100 in 1996. Later in the 1990s, other models rolled out. The Discover, the Pulsar, the Wind and, more recently, the Platina have been solid names over the years.
Honda CB Shine - Truly Shining
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:31:37 -0500
Honda CB Shine is yet another premium bike from Honda which is a leading name among current bike manufacturing companies. It is claimed to be one of the most successful bikes from this company on a global front. The Shine was launched in the country way back in the year 2006, and Honda has now brought it out as CB Shine with a few minor changes.
How to Reduce the Insurance Premium for Your ATV Bike
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 11:37:57 -0600
If you own an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV), you would want to ensure that it is appropriately insured. Insurance not only protects you from financial liability in case the ATV gets damaged, it is also necessary in case you want to drive it on public roads. However, insurance can be expensive, leading to most people looking for ways to lower their insurance premium.
Bike Cleaning and Maintenance Tips
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:11:24 -0500
A long ride along the dusty roads can make your bike so dirty, that you may not feel like going for a second ride. It's not about all the fancy cleaning products you want to try on your bike, but as to how regular you are in keeping your bike in good condition. Improper maintenance can adversely affect your bike's lifespan and degrade its value. This ultimately can serve to downgrade your biking experience as well. The durability of your bike, as a result, disturbed with poor maintenance.
What You Need To Know About Motorcycle Fairings
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 07:08:38 -0500
Motorcycle fairings are exterior shells that are placed over the motorcycle's body. The main function of the units is to reduce air drag and increase speed.The units also secure important components such as electrical parts, headlights, and engine parts. The units are also used to express taste and personality of an individual. In most cases, the fairings are used in racing bikes and sports cycles.
Motorcycle Accidents: Knowing The Facts And Taking Precaution
Fri, 30 Aug 2013 10:59:43 -0500
Motorcycles can be dangerous and are by design not as safe as being inside an automobile. But that doesn't mean they can't be a fun way to get around. Know the risks, protect yourself and always be alert and watchful. And always, be careful out there.
Things To Do Before Riding A Motorcycle
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 10:37:55 -0600
This article is about a few important things that you should do before riding a motorcycle. Check the article and ride safe.
Is There a Need to Get a Motorcycle Exhaust Upgrade Done?
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 13:51:12 -0500
When buyers purchase a brand new vehicle, they purchase it with the hope that they won't have to spend a single penny on its maintenance, at least for a couple of years. However, this notion isn't correct anymore, as many of today's buyers get the exhaust system upgraded as soon as they purchase their vehicle. Is a motorcycle exhaust upgrade really necessary? Simply keep reading the article to find out!
Mom, Dad Wants a Motorcycle!
Mon, 16 Sep 2013 16:01:59 -0500
It's a tale as old as time, some call it a "mid-life crisis" others call it "he's lost his mind," but for most of us men, there comes a time when we want to either relive some of our youth or want what we could never have. For me it was the former, having grown up around motorcycles, and having one as my first mode of transportation through my early twenties, motorcycles held a fun and youthful memory in my life.
Harley Davidson Street 500 and Street 750 - High End Performing Segment Now In India
Mon, 18 Nov 2013 14:54:03 -0600
Whenever the conversation is about bikes or primarily Harley Davidson, there is an adrenaline rush in all the bike buffs, especially my husband. He is a thrill junky just like all you guys out there and this excitement is definitely going to upsurge, as soon as you people know that Harley Davidson Street 500 and Street 750 is all set to hit Indian roads.
5 Features That Every Open Face Helmet Should Have In Order To Be Safer
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:45:44 -0500
In the first place, the most substantial thing about open face helmets is that they should be safe. Safety is probably the most important thing while riding your motorcycle. But that's not all. You may wonder why to choose open helmets instead of those who are enclosed on the entire head. Full-head helmets are necessary only when the motorbike is bigger or when you are driving with a higher speed. But that do not mean that the open face helmets are less safer that the others. They are not only as safer as the others, but they are cooler and can be taken on and off with ease by the driver. And that is not all. Here are 5 features that every open face helmet should have in order to be safer, as the safety as at the first place.
Cool Motorcycle Helmets, Getting Ready For The Summer
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 09:59:22 -0500
With the Summer months approaching fast, motorcyclists are always looking for ways to remain cool while riding. Let's face it, wearing proper protective gear can be heavy and hot. This is also true when it comes to your motorcycle helmet. Here are 5 ways you can fight the heat and keep your helmet on.
Women on Motorcycles: Silencing the Naysayers
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:58:23 -0600
More and more women are riding motorcycles everyday, yet at times they are often discouraged and ridiculed for doing so. It is important to change these perspectives and silence the naysayers.
Top Three Best Bikes From Hero Moto Corp
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:18:03 -0500
Hero Motor Corp had a JV with the Japanese automaker Honda, and they had produced bikes under the 'Hero Honda' label until they separated a few years ago. However, contrary to expectations, the newborn 'Hero Motor Corp' thrived in the ever-growing Indian bike market. Today, it is one of the leading bike manufacturers in India. Hero has truly become a 'hero' for the bike lovers of this nation, if one considers the sheer number of options that the company provides them. Though it is extremely difficult to pin point the best performer from the stables of Hero Motor Corp, here is an attempt to highlight three of their best bikes.
How To Stand Out From The Crowd On The Racetrack
Mon, 17 Mar 2014 15:47:33 -0500
Sometimes, when you are new to something, it might be hard for you to stand out in the crowd. If the thing you choose is very popular, then there will be a lot of people taking part, who are already well known, so it will be hard for you to break into that group. This is true of the motocross industry. It is very popular and there are a lot of people vying for places in the professional teams. If you have already had your first race, then you will know that competition is fierce and you might be tempted to quit.
Protective Features of Leather Biker Jackets
Thu, 24 Oct 2013 07:35:22 -0500
Of all types of motorized forms of transportation, the motor bike rider is the one who is most exposed to danger and as a result, they need more protective gear than the rest. Motor cycle gear and apparel comes in many forms but the primary ones include the helmet, leather trousers and a matching jacket as well as riding boots.
Practical Motorcycle Exam Explained - Part Two
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:40:28 -0500
An article delving into the finer points of the practical motorcycle exam. Covering weather conditions, independent riding and what happens after the exam.
Steps to Consider While Buying Motorized Bicycle Parts
Thu, 24 Oct 2013 09:23:52 -0500
You can easily make use of your old bicycle to be the proud owner of a motorized one by just adding on the required motorized bicycle parts to it. So, just get hold of the right bicycle engine kit and motorized bicycle parts and give your old bicycle a smart makeover.
Dual-Sport Adventure Motorcycling for Off-Road Enthusiasts
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 16:05:28 -0600
Wanderlust and dirt bikes are a match made in heaven. All vacations require a good bit of planning and embarking on a dual-sport adventure is no different, but the rewards of a well-laid plan will justify the time spent researching. The memories will last a lifetime.
Practical Motorcycle Exam Explained - Part One
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:41:10 -0500
An article examining the intricacies of the practical motorcycle test. Includes coverage of the motorcycle theory test and features of the practical riding exam.
Why Motor Cycle Protective Gear Is No Longer a Choice
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 08:06:23 -0500
It is no longer a choice but a necessity to have motor cycle protective gear any time you are riding. Even though this is a legal requirement in many countries, having such gears is very important in ensuring that you stay in one piece should you get involved in a crush. There are several stores that retail such gears and some research will get you the best in the market.
Do Not Forget To Wear Your Motorcycle Gloves Each Time You Ride
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:12:18 -0500
As you are a diehard motorcycle rider, you know the thrill and excitement associated with riding. You can drive either on road or in off-road conditions in order to fulfill your passion. At the same time, you must also be aware of the importance of safety and protection for every biker while riding.
Information On Some Of The Best Motorcycles Of 2014
Mon, 23 Jun 2014 08:51:47 -0500
There are different types of motorcycles available in the market, ranging from cruiser bikes to sports bikes. Furthermore, different bikes feature different sizes and shapes to fit different body types. In addition, different motorcycles are designed to cater for different motorcycle performance and purposes.
Best Selling Sports Bikes in India - The Sporty Ones
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:10:51 -0500
Everyone dreams to own a sports bike. The high price range of super sports bikes does not play spoil sport to owning a sport bike, because many consumers are ready to pay any amount of money for speed. To full fill the needs of bikers, every company in the two wheeler business is doing their best and launching sport bikes with numerous features.