Profile: Zero Motorcycles - Charging Towards the Future

Zero is golden. Zero emissions, zero trips to the gas station and zero decibels of noise. This is what many people think about electric vehicles and that's what brings them shopping. But for Zero Motorcycles, that's all ancillary. For them it'...

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2000 Riders Expected at 3rd Annual Boston Motorcycle Marathon Ride on August 9

Two years ago Fred Georgoulis wanted to honor his wife with a fund-raising motorcycle ride and help wipe out cancer. In an unexpected and unfortunate twist of fate, the Boston Motorcycle Marathon Ride ballooned beyond his wildest expectations....

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Adventure Bikes Finding Their Way to Mainstream

The long and winding road isn't always paved. Dirt, gravel, shrubs, a mix of trees, and the occasional stream make up the endless terrain, waiting to be explored. At least that's what is preferred by those who tackle such domains with their...

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Street Bike Tech Tips

25th Annual International Motorcycle & Scooter Ride to Work Day

The slogan is "Work to Ride - Ride to Work". You probably already save up your pennies for your parts, maintenance, and riding gear, so you work to ride. But do you ride to work? For the past 24 years, scooter riders and motorcyclists around the ...

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How to Read and Check Your Motorcycle or ATV VIN

The Vehicle Identification Number or VIN of your motorcycle, dirt bike or ATV is not something worth memorizing however knowing where its etched on your ride is worth the 10 seconds it takes. The VIN is 17 characters long and is more or less a...

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How to Rebuild a Motorcycle Master Cylinder

This motorcycle master cylinder is from a 2003 Suzuki SV1000, we decided to rebuild it at the same time that we rebuilt the front brake calipers. The reason for this was excessive lever travel - the brake lever had almost ¾" of movement before it...

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Motorcycle Rain Gear - Recommendations & Comparison Guide

Riders wish to avoid it, but rain happens. In some places of the world, it falls for months at a time, and in others, it can be completely unpredictable. The reality is a motorcyclist who rides regularly will get wet, and there is no way to...

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Sportbike and Motorcycle Protective Gear Guide

It is a well known truth that riding a motorcycle is an inherently dangerous activity. The body of the rider is astride the bike and is exposed to all of the elements of nature and man. Riders need protection - This is the reason that so many...

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Sportbike and Motorcycle Exhaust Buying Guide

Slip-Ons vs. Full System Exhausts Sportbike owners tend to upgrade a number of stock parts and the first change-out is usually with the exhaust system. This guide is designed to highlight the differences between slip-ons vs. full system...

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Sportbike and Motorcycle Fuel Management Guide

Motorcycle engines are powerful yet delicate machines; optimizing your air-fuel ratio is the key to obtaining optimum performance and reliability. There are a variety of aftermarket parts and accessories that can be used to unleash the hidden...

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The Ultimate Sportbike and Motorcycle Drive Guide

Regular and routine maintenance of your Sportbike is a crucial aspect of motorcycle ownership. Just as you would a car, check your owner?s manual for change interval information on fluids, filters and drive parts. Of course, how often and...

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Sportbike and Motorcycle Tire Buying Guide

There?s a reason why Sportbikes are one of the fastest growing markets in the country. Sportbikes combine speed and race performance with the freedom of the wide open road. The Sportbike's versatility is unmatched. It can be a...

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Picking the Best Motorcycle Helmet - A Buying Guide to Helmets

Picking the Right Motorcycle Helmet Can Be Easy Welcome to one of life's greatest adventures. Whether you ride a sportbike or a cruiser as a pleasure seeker or commuter, riding on two wheels is a phenomenal experience designed to give you years...

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