Archive for April, 2014

Round and Round: Peddling Around the Different Types of Bicycles

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Round and Round: Peddling Around the Different Types of Bicycles

Remember back in the day when the world of two-wheeled, pedal-powered transportation was much simpler and there were only two basic types of bicycles, kid’s bikes and adult bikes? There are still bikes for the tikes and peddlers for the elders, but these days the bicycle world has been segmented even further with bikes created [...]

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How to Install a Kuryakyn Premier Affordable Throttle Assist

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How to Install a Kuryakyn Premier Affordable Throttle Assist

A long motorcycle ride can be a very relaxing experience as your body gets in tune with rhythms of the road and your thoughts and worries wash away with the passing wind. However, unless you were fortunate enough to purchase a motorcycle that came with an electronic cruise control or throttle assist device things can [...]

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5 Top-Notch Characteristics Of The Nolan N104 Helmet

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5 Top-Notch Characteristics Of The Nolan N104 Helmet

Searching through the thousands of options of motorcycle helmets can be arduous. With so many choices ranging from flip-up helmets to full-face models, deciding between different accessories often depends on personal preferences and a budget. However, there are some qualities that can make an impression on a shopper. You may not know these traits until [...]

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Kenda Returns As Official Motorcycle Tire Of AMA EnduroCross

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Kenda Returns As Official Motorcycle Tire Of AMA EnduroCross

Cory Graffunder 2013 AMA EnduroCross Sacramento – Photo: Drew Ruiz Kenda tire announced today its return as the official motorcycle tire of the GEICO AMA EnduroCross Championship, fueled by Monster Energy and presented by Lucas Oil for 2014. The exciting announcement comes alongside news that EnduroCross championship contenders Cory Graffunder and Kyle Redmond will be [...]

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Start ‘em Young: Teaching a Child How to Ride a Bicycle

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Start ‘em Young: Teaching a Child How to Ride a Bicycle

Learning how to ride a bicycle as a child is a rite of passage. It’s their first taste of independence with the wind in their face and that feeling that they can ride forever, meandering anywhere and everywhere their little arms and legs can take them. But it’s also an experience that is often met [...]

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EPA Acknowledges that Ethanol Damages Engines

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EPA Acknowledges that Ethanol Damages Engines

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has publicly acknowledged that ethanol in gasoline can damage internal combustion engines by increasing exhaust temperatures and indirectly causing component failures, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The EPA statements are found in a rule proposal issued by the Federal Trade Commission regarding a new label for pumps [...]

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Steward Baylor Earns 3rd At Opening OMA Round

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Steward Baylor Earns 3rd At Opening OMA Round

Factory FMF/KTM rider Steward Baylor earned a podium finish at the opening round of the OMA National Series despite a few set-backs at the end of the race. Baylor jumped off the line to a great start and battled with Paul Whibley and Jason Thomas in the opening laps of the race. Track conditions and [...]

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April Is Check Your Helmet Month

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April Is Check Your Helmet Month

As the weather is warming up, motorcyclists will be hitting the road more and more. And as the riding season begins, Harley-Davidson is reminding riders to make sure their helmets are safe. The motorcycle maker recently declared that April is Check Your Helmet month. Riders are encouraged to assess the state of their helmet, and if it’s [...]

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Get Ready For A Weekend Ride

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Get Ready For A Weekend Ride

Spring is here and more motorcyclists are taking to trails and streets as the weather continues to improve. However, those heading out for a long weekend ride are encouraged to take some steps to ensure they are completely ready. It’s been a long and harsh winter, so making sure everything is up to snuff will [...]

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Not Quite a Snail’s Pace: Johammer’s Electric Motorcycle

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Not Quite a Snail’s Pace: Johammer’s Electric Motorcycle

We’re not sure if Austrian motorcycle firm, Johammer, got the inspiration for its new electric motorcycle from watching the children’s flick Turbo one too many times but we can definitely say it looks nothing like a chopper and a whole lot like a snail. At the top of its website Johammer describes the bike as [...]

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