3 Quick And Easy Ways To Get More Power From Your Motorcycle

In Rider Know Howby Johnny MLeave a Comment

Twisting the throttle leaving you underwhelmed these days? Feel like you could use a little something extra? I know how you feel. You’ve had your current ride for a few years, and things are starting to get, well, a little boring. So how do you scratch this 7 year itch? Change out the rearsets? Maybe a go faster bubble screen? …

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Why You Shouldn’t Ride A Motorcycle

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Every spring, you get that itch. You know the one. It’s the itch that makes you peek at motorcycle magazines when you should be buried in a spreadsheet. It’s the itch that inspires you to take the long way home from work so you can kick a couple tires at the local bike shop. But tire kicking is as far …

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How Women Motorcycle Riders Are Reviving The Scene

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For decades, the life of a rider has been one that is generally dominated by men. When the average person thinks of a biker, they typically envision dudes dressed in heavy leather jackets, motorcycle jeans and leathers, long streaming hair, black helmets and big shiny bikes. When they think of a woman rider they might imagine someone in the passenger …

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New Motorcycle Riders: 12 Ways To Stay Alive

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There is something so magical when you get your first bike and you feel like you’re ready to hit the open road. You’ve taken the time to research which motorcycle is best for your needs, you’ve gotten your license and you went all out to get the best protective gear available. You feel like you’re finally ready to enjoy your …

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Motorcycle Helmets 2019: What You Need To Know

In Motorcycle Gearby Johnny MLeave a Comment

Some riders might think it’s cool to ride without a motorcycle helmet, and that’s fine. What you choose to do with your head is entirely your business. But when you understand that 5,172 of us were killed on the roads in 2017, and that another 88,000 were severely injured, you have to ask yourself, is the feeling of the wind …

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Riding Like This Makes You Look Like An Idiot

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We see you motoring by, thinking you’re Valentino Rossi, or maybe Peter Fonda in Easy Rider. But listen up. The way you ride makes you look like an idiot. In other words, experienced riders can tell in an instant if you’re competent and in control of your machine…or if you’re a newbie and/or an amateur. So, unless you ARE an …