Autos: Motorcycles

How To Permanently Repair A Flat Tubeless Motorcycle Tire

Thursday  11:08,   03 november 2016
motorcyclistonline

©Motorcyclist If a new tire isn't in the budget, a plug/patch repair performed from the inside of the tire is the next best thing. Not all tire manufacturers condone plugging a tire, but those that do insist on a plug/patch repair performed from [...]

Recall News: 2016 Kawasaki ZX-10R Motorcycles

Thursday  11:07,   03 november 2016
motorcyclistonline

©Motorcyclist 2016 Ninja ZX-10R and Ninja ZX-10R ABS ©Motorcyclist Over-torqued steering damper bracket bolts may break on 805 units. The following report is filed with the NHTSA: Report Receipt Date: February 23, 2016 NHTSA Campaign Number:[...]

Top 4 Complaints About Motorcycle Dealerships

Thursday  11:07,   03 november 2016
motorcyclistonline

©Motorcyclist The dealers try to get it right but as they say, "stuff happens." In the retail business, we try to get it right and, I think, succeed most of the time. But, as they say, “stuff happens,” and we have been known to make our[...]

Why You Don't 'See' Motorcycles on the Road

Thursday  11:07,   03 november 2016
roadandtrack

As illustrated by the SUV driver who nearly ran me over. ​Naturally, about half a second later, my neighbor started driving forward, still looking back at the person to whom he'd been speaking. I beeped the horn and twisted the throttle at the same[...]

MC Tested: Last Chance Totally Serious HD Belt From Aerostich

Thursday  11:07,   03 november 2016
motorcyclistonline

©Motorcyclist The Last Chance Totally Serious HD Belt is a great representation of the kind of stuff Aerostich sells: durable and practical, with a touch of humor. For those that want something a little less robust, there’s also the Light Duty[...]

Yamaha's Crossplane Crankshaft | Ask the Geek

Thursday  11:07,   03 november 2016
sportrider

Courtesy of Yamaha The Yamaha Super Ténéré crankshaft throws are 90 degrees apart for perfect secondary balance, but a primary imbalance results. Two balance shafts are used, spinning at the same speed as the crankshaft but in the opposite rotation. [...]

FLY Street Gear Tourist Helmet

Thursday  11:07,   03 november 2016
baggersmag

FLY Street Gear FLY Street Gear Tourist Helmet FLY Street Gear Tourist Helmet (flat black) All new from FLY, the Tourist open face helmet is packed full of features and accessories making it an excellent choice no matter what the season. From spring [...]

Why Do Cagers Hate Us!?

Thursday  11:07,   03 november 2016
motorcyclecruiser

Last week I was riding home from work at about 4:30pm in Southern California. Up until now in California, lane splitting has been neither legal nor illegal, but is a common practice and one that, if done safely, saves riders a lot of time and[...]

The Build

Thursday  11:07,   03 november 2016
motointro

It turns out that the retro movement isn’t going anywhere. And for good reason - some are beautiful works of art and are resurrecting a level of craftsmanship we haven’t seen in a while. Robert Hoekman Jr’s “The Build” not only pays homage to some[...]

Watch Troy Corser Push a 1935 BMW RSS to Its Absolute Limit at Goodwood

Thursday  11:01,   03 november 2016
cycleworld

If you're a fan of those racers who push everything they ride to the absolute limit, then you're probably already a fan of Troy Corser. A two-time World Champion, Corser has raced everything from a Ducati 916 to an Aprilia RSV-Mille,[...]

Motorcycle gear—it’s between you and the road

Thursday  11:00,   03 november 2016
msn

Motorcycle gear—it’s between you and the roadLive to Ride: My New Life on the[...]

Tips For Buying (or Selling) A Used Bike

Thursday  11:00,   03 november 2016
motorcyclistonline

©Motorcyclist Is high mileage a deal-breaker for you? Before you say yes, take into consideration the bike's condition and model-year. Do the math! When shopping for a used bike, most buyers look at condition, price, and mileage. Conventional[...]

All About Motorcycle Chains, Belts, and Drive Shafts

Thursday  11:00,   03 november 2016
motorcyclistonline

©Motorcyclist Anatomy of a Chain It appears pretty simple at first glance, but look closely and you’ll see your chain is composed of quite a few components, all of them carefully designed and precision made. Here are the parts of a modern sealed[...]

Movie Motorcycles

Thursday  11:00,   03 november 2016
motorcyclecruiser

Since the early days, motorcycles have been used in films as icons of freedom, rebellion, and sex. From the old Panhead chopper that Captain America rides in Easy Rider, to the H-D Fatboy in Terminator, we love seeing motorcycles in cinema! Whether[...]

BMW Unveils a Concept Motorcycle Fit for Batman

Thursday  11:00,   03 november 2016
architecturaldigest

Since its founding in 1916, BMW has forged a legendary path with such iconic cars as the M-series and the Roadster. Yet today they are making news for a different type of vehicle: a concept motorcycle. Dubbed the BMW Titan, this new model was[...]