Category Archives: General Motorcycle Tips

Cold Weather Motorcycle Riding Tips

You can extend the riding season by dressing appropriately and accessorizing your motorcycle with a few gadgets that improve your ability to stay warm. Whether you’re intending to ride in cold weather or not, you’ll want to be prepared. Even … Continue reading

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Tips for Buying a Motorcycle

Whether you’re a new or seasoned rider, choosing the right motorcycle presents a set of decisions that need to be made. Often a pro/con checklist is the best method to determine what motorcycle is ultimately appropriate for your needs and … Continue reading

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Types of Motorcycles

My idea of a motorcycle might conjure up a different image than yours. That’s because there are so many varieties of motorcycles on the road, and you may imagine a big, bulky, decked out Honda Goldwing when you think about … Continue reading

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Great Beginner Motorcycles

Choosing the proper beginner bike is a fairly subjective thing. Some in the motorcycle community recommend the smallest bike possible to start with and work up from there. There is some sound logic to that, however, there is a growing … Continue reading

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Tips for Loading your Motorcycle

It’s important to know the proper method of loading your motorcycle and to plan a place for each item you will carry. Whether you’re taking a short trip to the corner store, or a long road trip, knowing your motorcycle’s … Continue reading

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Top Ten Best Places to Ride a Motorcycle in the US

I’ve ridden in 44 of the lower 48 United States, so from personal experience can only attest to those roads that I’ve had the pleasure to ride, but I’ve found that word of mouth is the best way to learn … Continue reading

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Tips for New Motorcycle Riders

New riders often experience fear and apprehension surrounded by the sometimes overwhelming, sheer magnitude of the task of learning to ride. You’ve, no doubt, been told horror stories of riders who have lost their lives, been chastised by family and … Continue reading

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Motorcycle Touring Tips

Going on a motorcycle tour with overnight stays, long, high-mileage days, and the possibility of rain or bad weather conditions along the way will require a lot more forethought and planning than your average ride. Maintaining your motorcycle in top … Continue reading

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How to Get a Motorcycle License

If you are going to be riding a motorcycle on the road, you must have a valid motorcycle endorsement on your driver’s license. A valid motorcycle endorsement is something that all fifty states and D.C. require to operate a motorcycle … Continue reading

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Tips for Buying a Used Motorcycle

Motorcycles represent freedom. There is something about sitting astride one while you race down an open road that gives you a stronger sense of life than you can ever hope to get from driving a car. The feel of the … Continue reading

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