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Breathe Easy: Taking Care of Your Motorcycle's Air Filter
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 10:22:34 -0500
If your bike has not been performing as is once did, the fix might be as simple as servicing your air filter. Servicing your air filter is an easy way to keep the other engine systems operating at their best. There are several types of air filters available. Here you'll learn how to replace, clean, and reuse some types of filters, saving you money in the long run.
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.
Why Do I Keep Seeing All This Yellow and Black Motorcycle Luggage?
Thu, 20 Jun 2013 11:17:30 -0500
Wolfman Luggage has been around since 1992, and they make some great bags for motorcycles. Years back, I noticed Wolfman's bright yellow and black tank bags were becoming more and more common all over the country so naturally, I wondered what the draw was to the Wolf.
What Are Good Starting Modifications for a Sportbike?
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 13:21:43 -0500
Handguards come in a wide variety of styles and colors these days, but it's been tough for me to find sets that actually help me with the reasons I need them. A lot of handguards out there offer very little protection to almost none at all. Maybe some people want to shield their hands from the wind or an occasional leaf, haha.
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.
Turn to a Used Bike Dealer For a Great Deal on a Smooth Ride
Tue, 11 Jun 2013 12:37:40 -0500
Looking for speed? Looking for power? Looking for performance? If you nodded enthusiastically to all three questions, the answer is clear: you need a motorbike.
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.
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.
Great Motorbike Rides in Europe
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 14:53:50 -0500
Throughout the world the amount people using motorbikes are increasing from general everyday use and for recreational uses such as road trips and hobbies and now many of these motorcyclists are now visiting abroad to find the best routes that will get their adrenaline flowing. Below you will find a few places throughout Europe that have some fantastic roads and routes for making the most out of your motorbike.
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!
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.
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.
Choose A Generator That Serves Your Needs
Fri, 19 Jul 2013 08:37:44 -0500
Generators are handy machines to have around if you require a constant supply of electricity or face frequent power cuts. The ability to turn mechanical energy into usable electrical energy makes them an indispensable tool in construction sites, residential units, offices and camp sites. Not all generators are large and expensive but those that are more powerful and generate higher watts.
Studded Motorcycle Tires: The Environmental Impact
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 14:26:14 -0500
In our current political and societal climate, public land access issues are becoming a very real problem for all riders. As the voices of concerned citizens and environmental groups have grown louder over the last few decades, the number of legally accessible riding trails throughout North America has dwindled significantly. Non-riders voice complaints about negative environmental impacts such as erosion and species displacement left behind by dirt bikers in our natural landscapes.
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.
The Advantages of Getting a Motor Bike Camper Trailer
Wed, 03 Jul 2013 08:23:27 -0500
If you have always wanted to go camping and see the great outdoors, then you have probably thought of getting some kind of camper trailer. As opposed to an RV, a camper trailer is a lot more versatile and certainly ideal for those who would like to hit the road whenever they feel like it.
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.
Buying a Bike and Everything You're Going to Need for It in One Place!
Tue, 13 Aug 2013 15:45:36 -0500
A motorcycle is a popular method for transportation, and it can also be surprisingly affordable if you don't go around spending your money on random things that you're not sure you actually need. You actually have a pretty good chance to configure your purchase in a way that perfectly matches your financial status, you just have to know what's available and what kind of a motorcycle you're going to need.
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.
Motorcycle Gear - Is It Too Hot?
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 11:13:43 -0500
Do you ride with safety gear? Do you wear less gear when it's hot? We've got some stuff for you to think about.
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.
Motorcycle Riding Tips To Consider Today
Thu, 11 Jul 2013 12:03:08 -0500
One of the coolest things that you can do in these modern times is get on board a motorcycle. The speed at which you can push your cycle through open roads, tight turns, and keep a semblance of control is one of the major reasons that this is not something that should be missed.
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.
Why Take a Motorcycle Riding Course?
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:51:25 -0500
Information about a motorcycle riding course. What to expect, and why you should care.
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.
What Is a 520 Conversion and Why Is It Good Performance Upgrade?
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 12:52:06 -0500
The term "520 conversion" means a couple of different things to different people. I hope to clarify a few things.
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.
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.
How Can You Customize Your Old Bullets?
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 10:07:38 -0500
You don't have to spend thousands of dollars to get a custom motorbike. Elegant dream bikes are the result of innovation and creativity but not necessarily huge spending. However in most cases you will have to spend if you want to acquire high quality device.
4 Things to Check Before Your Ride Your Dirt Bike
Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:48:08 -0500
These are some things you need to make sure are in order before you go riding. If you check them before you ride your bike will perform better.
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.
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.
A Few Motorcycle Safety Tips To Consider
Thu, 11 Jul 2013 07:22:22 -0500
There is nothing quite like experiencing the world at a fast rate of speed. Add to that sensation the freedom of going fast on two wheels, and you will get one of the primary reasons why people venture forward on a motorcycle.
Motorcycles Used And Loved The World Over
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 14:46:57 -0500
The motorcycle mania that first popped up during the turn of the early 20th century has remained with us for over a century. It shows no signs of abating and why should it?
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!
Elements of Performance Motorcycle Exhaust Systems!
Fri, 23 Aug 2013 15:09:15 -0500
Every rider has some concept about the exhaust pipe system that his bike has. However, what most people don't recognize is that exhaust systems are an incredible key element to any engine, whether motorbike or car. Despite the fact that the upgraded motorbike exhaust market is booming, most motorbike lovers are not conscious of this. After all, you don't need to know the particulars of your motorcycle's exhaust system if you wish to modify it. Still, any serious rider would want to know as much as possible about their vehicle.
Motorcycle Reviews - Yamaha 1200ZZ Super Tenere
Mon, 03 Jun 2013 11:41:29 -0500
The Yamaha Super Tenere is a large adventure bike that ticks a lot of boxes in all the right places. Ride comfort is second to none with a brilliant seat for both pillion and rider. The overall ergonomics of the bike could not be better for highway touring, or if you want to get off road, where the best way to control these large bikes is by standing up, it would be hard to find even the best dirt bike with a better and more natural standing position without foot peg or bar modifications.
Buying Used Motorbikes
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 10:05:50 -0500
A motorbike, even a second-hand one, is major purchase and it can involve large amounts of money. Too many people every year fall into the trap of buying a poorly maintained bike, or one that is poorly suited to their specific needs. In order to avoid this happening to you, it is important to learn some basic things about buying second-hand motorbikes before committing to a purchase.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
What's the Deal With Lithium Motorcycle Batteries?
Wed, 26 Jun 2013 14:58:45 -0500
For most people, 2012 was the year that gave rise to a slew of light weight, dry, lithium powered motorcycle batteries. These batteries touted long service life and the ability to hold a charge for a very, very long time. Many manufacturers even offered a 3 year warranty on their batteries.
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.
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.
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.
How Does One Become A Cycle Mechanic?
Mon, 29 Jul 2013 08:33:24 -0500
You have a lot of career options to take even without your college diploma. What's important is that you have a decent job and you're earning an honest living.
5 Ways to Ride a Scooter Safely
Wed, 17 Jul 2013 07:31:27 -0500
Riding a scooter is not always as easy as sitting on a bike and twisting one of the handles. The truth is it can be difficult to steer and challenging to brake. Balancing is also another issue that could sometimes get very tricky. So, before you ride a scooter make sure that you equip yourself with the following safety tips to have a fun but safe scooter riding experience.
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.
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.
Time To Learn How To Drive A Motorcycle
Wed, 10 Jul 2013 08:56:11 -0500
If you have ever thought about how to drive a motorcycle, now is the perfect time. Just be sure to learn about all the basics before you even think about heading out on two wheels.
3 Reasons To Try Motorcycle Tours
Thu, 11 Jul 2013 07:22:20 -0500
When you're taking time away from work, or when you're venturing forward on vacation you will want to seek out the best possible adventures you can. Why just settle for something simple when you can find immense fun in a whole new way.
Motorcycle Parts: You Can Get Them From Traditional Or Online Shops
Tue, 23 Jul 2013 09:30:42 -0500
Be critical when shopping for motorcycle parts. There should be a degree of certainty with regard to what you are looking for. This is to save you from inconvenience riding on a broken bike.
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.
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.
Start Preparing for Summer Motorcycle Rides
Mon, 05 Aug 2013 16:04:31 -0500
When summer comes around, the weather heats up tremendously, sometimes to dangerous levels. For motorcycle riders, being so exposed to the weather and without the advantage of air conditioning or shade, preparing for the summer heat and glare is critical. Here are a few tips and items to take along to protect yourself from the heat and still enjoy your summer bike rides...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Better Control Through Braking With Galfer Brakes
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 15:07:19 -0500
Galfer is a well-known manufacturer offering a wide array of performance braking applications for various segments of the powersports market. Galfer was relatively unknown in the US until the early 90's when Galfer USA was opened in California.
Introducing Scooter Parts
Thu, 15 Aug 2013 11:20:29 -0500
A scooter is a two-wheeled vehicle that promotes movement from one place to the other. Although it is primarily preferred by those people who have mobility issues, this revolutionary invention can be used by anyone.
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.
KTM Introduces E-Speed and Freeride E E-Motorcycles
Tue, 28 May 2013 11:12:34 -0500
There are not a lot of electric motorcycles on the market today. KTM is trying to change that, offering the E-Speed scooter and the Freeride E motorcycle.
Pull-Behind Motorcycle Trailers
Wed, 14 Aug 2013 10:30:33 -0500
Forget the hard bags. Motorcyclists now have a wide range of small, sleek, aerodynamic pull-behind trailers to choose from, making the art of touring more fun and efficient than ever.
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.
Choosing the Right Motorcycle Helmet
Fri, 07 Jun 2013 13:38:16 -0500
When you are trying to select the very best motorcycle helmet for when you are riding, it will be important to consider a few very important factors which will help you in selecting the right one. There are going to be a lot of different brands to choose from when it comes to these helmets, which is why you will need to look through some of them until you are able to decide on one that you can trust to protect you from injury in the event of an accident. With so many of these options to choose from, it...
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.
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.
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.
Motorcycle Helmets - How to Make Sure Your Helmet Fits Properly
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 14:13:50 -0500
Proper helmet fitment is important when riding a motorcycle. One of the last things that a rider should be concerned with on the road is their helmet flopping around on their head due to the incorrect size. Therefore, one must be willing to take the time in order to pick out the proper helmet and ensure that it will fit properly.
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.
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.
How To Pick The Right Motorcycle Mechanic
Mon, 15 Jul 2013 08:36:33 -0500
If you have a motorcycle, sooner or later, you will need to have it serviced. Come and learn what you need to know about picking the right shop from all of the motorcycle mechanics that are available.
Bikers Dress for Comfort, Style and Safety
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 14:05:05 -0500
Motorcycle riders, or bikers as some like to be called, fall into a wide range of both riding and lifestyle categories, each having their own stereotypical characteristics including a particular style of motorcycle riding apparel they choose to wear. The choice of dressing for safety, style or comfort is a conscious adult decision each motorcyclist makes for his or herself.
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.
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.
Used Bikes Allow You to Save Time and Have a Blast
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 10:33:22 -0500
Are used bikes lacking performance? There was a time where this question might make sense. However, technology has completely changed the world of motor bikes, and this means that used bikes are just as good as new ones.
Motocross Is A Great Learning Tool
Thu, 30 May 2013 07:51:25 -0500
One of the greatest advantages associated with motocross is that it is an individualistic sport. Riders learn confidence, discipline, control and how to set and achieve goals. The lessons that motocross can teach kids can follow them the rest of their lives, and there are many safe and kid-friendly ways to get them started today.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
Protecting Motorcycles During Summer
Mon, 24 Jun 2013 10:02:29 -0500
You can tell when summer starts since the roads are alive with the rumble of motorcycles. From California to Connecticut bikers will be revving up their cruisers, street bikes and touring cycles for day trips, weekend excursions and joy rides. However, just because winter is over doesn't mean your motorcycle is free from hazards.
Getting Ready For A Motorcycle License Test
Wed, 10 Jul 2013 06:00:20 -0500
Thinking about getting a motorcycle license? There are a few things you need to know in order to sit for your exam. Come and learn what is necessary for your motorcycle license test.
Riding Safely - Use a Motorcycle Jacket While Driving
Tue, 13 Aug 2013 15:13:11 -0500
There is nothing wrong in unleashing the daredevil biker within you, but make sure you do it with the right protective gear. Biking can be an experience of unbridled adrenaline rush, however, it is foolish to ignore the obvious danger it poses to the rider's life.
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.
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.
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.
Motorcycles and Pets - Can They Go Together?
Mon, 05 Aug 2013 16:04:00 -0500
Can you ride your motorcycle with your pet safely? Learn some tips and advice in this article.
Motorcycles and Kids - Can They Go Together?
Fri, 31 May 2013 10:13:05 -0500
Motorcycles and child passengers, how safe and practical is it? While there are certainly times when bringing the children along is not safe or practical, such as in certain types of weather or at certain ages, it is certainly possible to enjoy a family bike ride, as long as you think it through first. Your first consideration should be to determine what age is appropriate to bring your children on a motorcycle ride.
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.
Preparing for Long Motorcycle Rides
Fri, 31 May 2013 10:20:00 -0500
One of the joys of motorcycle riding is the strong sense of freedom it allows. You can ride many miles, truly feeling and seeing the road. Taking a long motorcycle ride is another joy for motorcycle enthusiasts.
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.
A Much Closer Look At Considerations When Buying Biker Helmets
Tue, 02 Jul 2013 15:35:48 -0500
Biker Helmet purchases are a motorcycle rider's biggest concern. Whether your brand is carbon fiber DOT Icon biker helmets, Outlaw, or Hawk helmets and women's biker jackets, buy the best for a healthy life!