The Ultimate Pre Ride Motorcycle Checklist; Preride Cheat Sheet

The Ultimate Pre Ride Motorcycle Checklist; Preride Cheat Sheet

Before you get on any motorcycle and take a ride there are a number of pre-ride checklist items that you should take care of. The temptation can certainly be real when you have rented a motorcycle or when you fire up your bike for the first time each year. Here are some main aspects of a motorcycle pre-ride check that you need to always look into before setting out.
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The Worst Advice We've Ever Heard About Riding a Motorcycle

The Worst Advice We've Ever Heard About Riding a Motorcycle

There have been many urban legends and imperfect logic going on about motorcycle safety. With many motorcyclists thinking they know about motorcycle safety, crashes as well as misconceptions and myths, it is easy to hear something that goes in the form of an assumption, misconception or an urban legend.

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The Ultimate Online Shopping Guide for Motorcycle Gear

The Ultimate Online Shopping Guide for Motorcycle Gear

We motorcycle riders love our motorcycles and we also want to look and feel good and be safe - without spending a fortune on motorcycle gear. Motorcycle accessories like helmets, gloves and jackets does not only add to the overall motorcycling expereince, they are also a necessity for safety and protection reasons. 

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A Closer Look at the Volvo FH16 at Ian Watson's Truck Driving School

A Closer Look at the Volvo FH16 at Ian Watson's Truck Driving School

When we want to purchase a new truck we tend to look at the numbers and as you can see from the Volvo FH16, you tend to think that it delivered up to 750 nm in torque which would be impressive on its own. Yet the Volvo prime move truck is a lot more powerful because it delivers no less than 3550 in torque, and the best part about it is that 90 of the entire torque is accessible in a few minutes, something that clearly shows how powerful the device really is.

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The 7 Most Iconic Harley-Davidson Motorcycles Of The 20Th Century

The 7 Most Iconic Harley-Davidson Motorcycles Of The 20Th Century

From humble beginnings in 1903 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the Harley-Davidson motorcycle has become the most iconic and recognised brand with a world-wide, fiercely loyal following.
Having survived numerous starts, experiments with engine displacements, models, and customisations, ownership changes, economic depression, two world wars as well as international competition, Harley-Davidson has emerged as the fifth largest manufacturer in the world.

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6 Best Motorcycle Movies

6 Best Motorcycle Movies

So you’re a motorcycle fan and holidays are approaching and so you'll need ta list of the Best Motorcycle Movies to watch. Following is the list of our 6 best motorcycle movies you should watch. Some of them are very famous and other might be old that you may have never seen or even heard of. But all of them are worth watching which makes them best motorcycle movies of all time.

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Riding your own bike

Riding your own bike

Grant Jordan writes -- I was fortunate enough to get a leave pass to ride to Phillip Island for the Moto GP last year. When leaving from the Hunter Valley all the riding is good riding, with very little time spent on the long straight highways. As we started to enter the Snowy mountain passes the motorcycle traffic increased, and inevitably we found ourselves overtaking, being overtaken, or increasing the size of the riding groups. When this was happening through the windy sections of road I couldn’t help but think of a phrase I heard when I first started riding on the road: "Ride your own bike".

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A Closer Look at the Motorcycles from Sons of Anarchy

A Closer Look at the Motorcycles from Sons of Anarchy

Sons of Anarchy was (and is still) a very popular show, and there is no doubt that it’s the characters and the gripping storyline that are the reason for that. However, anyone who has seen Sons of Anarchy would know that there is something else that catches the viewers’ attention; and that is their extensive gallery of motorbikes...

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The 7 Most Iconic Honda Motorcycles of All Time

The 7 Most Iconic Honda Motorcycles of All Time

Honda make reliable and affordable cars and they also have a large motorcycle following with fans swearing by their motorcycles. Honda make everything from scooters to roadsters to racers with some good results in between. Honda was founded in the late 1940s by Soichiro Honda. Soichiro Honda always had a passion for engineering, and this became evident by the success of his motorcycles in the 1960s and by competing head-to-head against the world’s best on racetracks. Today, Honda is a juggernaut, offering class-leading machines in most every category and we are going to take a look at the most iconic Honda motorcycles that have graced the earth. 

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How to Give Your Motorcycle a Basic Service with These Safety Checks

How to Give Your Motorcycle a Basic Service with These Safety Checks

Motorcycle services can be expensive - so why not do it yourself? Motorcycle services always includes the oil change, checking spark plugs and changing the oil filter. Actually, if you already know how to do some of these things, then you can give your motorcycle basic service that it needs. Here are instructions on how to give your motorcycle basic service.

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How To Reverse A Trailer: The Ultimate Reversing A Trailer Cheat Sheet

How To Reverse A Trailer: The Ultimate Reversing A Trailer Cheat Sheet

If you have absolutely no idea how to reverse a trailer, relax. Reversing a trailer is actually a fairly straightforward task. It really just comes down to having a plan, understanding your surroundings, and remaining calm about the task from start to finish. Keep in mind that the following tips involve having trailers reversed from the right. Generally speaking, that is a lot easier than anything involving reversal from the left....

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The Royal Enfield: A Closer Look at the Iconic Motorcycle

The Royal Enfield: A Closer Look at the Iconic Motorcycle

The Royal Enfield has challenge the conventions of the motorcycle industry for over a century. In 1901, the first Enfield motorcycle was created in Redditch England. Made like a gone by engineers dedicated to persist in an excellence in manufacturing. Well once the civilian motor cycle production stops, but Royal Enfield still produced a number of bikes...

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How to Pass Your Driving Test in Queensland Qld

How to Pass Your Driving Test in Queensland Qld

Getting your car driving license means freedom for every young person. Going anywhere at any time without having to ask for a lift. Getting your truck driving license means getting work, getting a job promotion or being able to start a new career. But at the end of the day, a vehicle is a heavy machine and has to be handled very carefully. This is the reason why all of us have to practice a lot and pass a driving test before we can safely travel on the roads. This is also the reason for recently toughening the Queensland driving test....

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7 Common Misconceptions about Riding a Motorcycle

7 Common Misconceptions about Riding a Motorcycle

Legends and myths have been surrounding groups of individuals who often misunderstood things and activity choices. Motorcycle riding probably has a fair share of some negative mythology over the years. The following are 7 common misconceptions about motorcycle riding that will surely surprise many individuals and might even lead them in shock...

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How to pass your driving test - the first time.

 How to pass your driving test - the first time.

Everyone passes the driving test quite easily, don't they? Oh come on, it has be easy, right? After all everyone's got a license! These are some of the common mindsets of candidates who often fail. While the test isn't that hard at all, you need to do a lot of homework to pass with flying colours and more importantly, to end up as a responsible driver.

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Qualities of a Good Driving Instructor Driver Trainer

Qualities of a Good Driving Instructor Driver Trainer

While it is easy to attain the qualification to become a driving instructor it is, sadly, rare to find an excellent driving instructor. To be a good teacher, you need to posses some good personal skills and here is a list of those qualities that can take you from being an average driver trainer to an excellent driver trainer...

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7 Most Famous Vespa Scooters

When Piaggio & C. SpA first came out with their single model motor scooter in 1946, they decided to name it after the Italian word for wasp—vespa. Today, the Vespa is everywhere. Not just on roads but on the big screen. Just take a look...

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Synchromesh Gearboxes Explained

Synchromesh Gearboxes Explained

Syncromesh gearboxes are the most common form of manual transmission found in modern cars and in most trucks and buses. The reason for this is that the synchro gearbox is more reliable than previous transmission types. It results in smoother shifting with less grinding. That means less wear and tear on the transmission itself which also makes synchromesh transmissions more reliable...

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Top 5 Utes and Trucks from Movies

Top 5 Utes and Trucks from Movies

Sometimes it is not necessary that the character who steals the show in movies have to be the leading actor or actress. Sometimes a massive vehicle like any semi- trailer truck can also be the showstopper. Sometimes these trucks happens to be the focal point of attention for a few measly shots or simply functions as a prop to get the actors from scene to scene....

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