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Motorcycle Battery Maintenance

Maintaining the battery on your motorcycle is one of the easier checkmarks from your list of "to-dos" when it comes to keeping your ride ready to roll. Unfortunately that's also why it's so often overlooked. In good company with neglectful mot...

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What Is a Pinlock Visor?

It starts slowly then spreads like a cancer. And it always seems to happen when it's cold. The creeping fog that develops in the corner of your shield then slowly consumes your entire field of vision. Now you have to flip your helmet visor up an...

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Best Motorcycle Modifications

When considering improvements to your motorcycle for performance, weight savings or even style the one upgrade that covers all three is the wheels. Custom wheels like those from Marchesini not only look cool and give you a classic, personalized ...

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MotoSport Product Spotlight: Antigravity Lithium Battery

Looking to lose weight in a matter of minutes? It's easy! Just drop that weighty stock battery holding you back and replace it with a small case lithium battery by Antigravity. Available in sizes 4-, 6-, 8- or 12-cell, Antigravity manages to pac...

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Motorcycle Noise and Wearing Ear Plugs

When I go to the race track, I have a gear bag with all my essentials: Helmet, spare shields in various tints, leathers, gloves, boots, back protector, and ear plugs. I wear ear plugs whenever I road-race on a motorcycle whether it's the Ducati Mo...

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Helmet Review: Bell Race Star

It's been two years since I've had the opportunity to pick out a new motorcycle helmet and four years since I wore a Bell street bike helmet. In 2013, I wore a Bell "Star" for road racing, the precursor helmet to the all-new "Race Star" model. Th...

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Motorcycle Track Day Essentials

Track days are a great environment to learn to ride safer, test the boundaries of you and your bike, and not worry about tickets and such. There are a lot of different ways to approach a track day for the first time, and if you've already done yo...

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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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2016 MotoAmerica Round 3: New Jersey

Prior to round 3 of the MotoAmerica championship at New Jersey Motorsports Park, I had built up some momentum at round 2 in Road Atlanta, which was the season kickoff for Superstock 600 and the first time my class would run in-conjunction with Sup...

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15th Annual Ride for the Fallen on May 7 in Austin, TX

The caravan looks awesome to passersby, for sure. But don't think the riders really want to be there. The 15th annual Ride for the Fallen held on May 7 in Austin, TX brings awareness to law enforcement officers from the Lone Star St...

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