Tips For Administering Motorcycle First Aid
Share this Article Tweet Print Email a Friend Go Back Print this page Motorcycle.com Staff July 31, 2018 0 Photos by: Shutterstock.com; lead photo by osobystist/Shutterstock.com The worst-case scenario has just happened: someone has crashed their motorcycle. You’re the first (and possibly only) one on the scene, and not knowing what condition the rider is in, it goes without saying that every second counts. Do you know what to do? What follows are some general tips to follow in case you’re…
Maintenance tips for long-distance motorbike rides - Motorbike Writer
If you are thinking of going on a long-distance drive on a motorcycle, there’s a lot of things to consider when it comes down to prepping it for the trip.
How to Plan for a Motorcycle Tour
Share this Article Tweet Print Email a Friend Go Back Print this page Ryan Adams July 10, 2018 0 Photos by: Ryan Adams Going out for a long multi-day motorcycle trip is my favorite type of riding. Whether it be on or off-road, the idea of exploration, seeing new sights, and having new experiences is what keeps me going. Anytime life starts to get me down, I begin planning my next excursion. Where do I want to go? Where haven’t I been? What could make the journey as exciting as the…
How To Clean Leather Motorcycle Gear
Share this Article Tweet Print Email a Friend Go Back Print this page Evans Brasfield June 27, 2018 0 Photos by: Evans Brasfield Motorcyclists and leather go together like chocolate and peanut butter. Seriously. Ask any motorcyclist what it was like when they bought their first leather jacket, and you may see grown men cry as they reminisce about the new leather smell and how, over time, the jacket came to fit them like a second skin. Unfortunately, riding in your favorite gear subjects it…
Proper Wheel Maintenance for Adventure Bikes - Motorbike Writer
Proper wheel maintenance is essential for adventure bikes. They are built using tough and rigid components, but still require proper maintenance.
New Rider: Ten Steps To Becoming A Motorcyclist
Share this Article Tweet Print Email a Friend Go Back Print this page Evans Brasfield June 22, 2018 0 Photos by: Evans Brasfield So, you’re thinking about becoming a motorcyclist. Welcome! Naturally, with a name like Motorcycle.com, you’d expect us to be pro motorcycle, but even more than that, we’ve devoted our lives to motorcycling. You might say that we are motorcycling evangelicals. We understand that the decision to move from moto-curious into the ranks of riders has many obstacles…
New Rider: How to Navigate Blind Turns on your Motorcycle
Share this Article Tweet Print Email a Friend Go Back Print this page Motorcycle.com Staff June 19, 2018 0 Riding a motorcycle on the street after you’ve become comfortable and proficient with its controls comes with its own set of obstacles and challenges, which are endless really, due to the constantly changing and/or unpredictable situations that can arise. There are a million different things a new rider will encounter on their motorcycle, but the most important thing you can do is be…
How To Wash Your Motorcycle
When was the last time you washed your bike? And riding in the rain doesn’t count! Check out this MC Garage vid for tips of giving your bike a bath.
Tips for buying a used motorcycle to suit your budget - Motorbike Writer
Buying a used motorcycle can be exciting as you can choose between a wide variety of models, colours, and features to find the best possible set of wheels your budget allows. However, there are many dishonest sellers out there who will try to overcharge you.
How To Ride A Motorcycle On The Highway Safely
Share this Article Tweet Print Email a Friend Go Back Print this page Motorcycle.com Staff August 19, 2019 0 For many new riders, the thought of riding on the highway for the first time can be frightening – right up there with public speaking and bungee jumping. The higher speeds and sea of cars around you can seem intimidating, but riding on the highway doesn’t have to be scary. In fact, highway riding is probably safer than scrambling around on surface roads, since everybody’s going the…
What Is The Difference Between Normal And Abnormal Combustion In A Motorcycle Engine?
Pre-ignition and detonation are not the same, Kevin Cameron notes, which is why you must not use one term to describe the other phenomenon.