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Be sure to get a motorcycle that fits your height. One of the most important decisions facing the beginning motorcyclist is what motorcycle to buy. With so many styles available, whether or not a bike is of a suitable height is an obvious concern. By far the best way to pick a motorcycle to […]
Performing a U-turn on a motorcycle is one of the toughest maneuvers, particularly for new riders. In fact, many veteran riders find U-turns so tricky because they rarely have the opportunity to practice. Here’s a quick walkthrough to help you master the U-turn in tight spaces without dropping your bike. Step One: Prepare for the […]
One of the most frustrating experiences a motorcycle owner can have is finding their bike tipped over due to a poor parking job. While such a risk always exists, it is heightened when a biker is forced to park a motorcycle on a hill. If the parking job is not done correctly, the damage done […]
How To Stay Safe When You Ride At Night Plenty of research has been done looking into motorcycle safety. You can find enough stats to scare you away from your bike forever on Wikipedia’s Motorcycle Safety page. These are some of the spookier statistics: According to the U.S. National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, Motorcyclists are 35 […]
This year I celebrate riding motorcycles for 50 years, and dealing with accidents for 40 years. I hope I learned something in all that time that might be useful to other riders, so here it is. Is it safe to ride a motorcycle? Years ago, I remember discussing this question with Luke Lucarelli. He was […]
Although motorcycle hand gestures are something that most riders learn as part of their motorcycle license exams, often they are forgotten and not used when actually needed. For example, if your signal lights are damaged, or if you’re riding in a large group, communication between riders via hand signals are critical to staying safe at […]
Should I get a scooter or a motorcycle? Frequently new riders who want to migrate to two wheeled motorized vehicles may consider a scooter instead because it’s a more economical solution, but may be terrified of the power of some motorcycle engines. Buying a scooter can be a great alternative. Scooters are virtually mini motorcycles. […]
There is nothing quite as thrilling or liberating as sitting on your bike and seeing a long, wide, open road in front of you. The danger aspect is part of the appeal of riding a bike. The adrenaline rush and sense of freedom offer something that you cannot get with a car. Riding a bike […]
When it comes to riding motorcycles, the thrill of the ride and the social stamina of the group can take center stage. However, safety should be a rider’s primary concern. Whether you’re cruising down the highway, streamlining down back country roads, or riding with a large group of friends, safety gear is important. The smallest […]
Riding a Motorcycle can be a very thrilling experience but never forget the dangers of riding as it could just save your life. To ride a motorcycle, both skill and judgement are key factors to staying safe. These factors are also part of the fun in riding as once perfected your rides will become much […]