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06
Dec 18

Getting your Tyres Ready for the Road


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Motorcyclists always want to make sure that they are able to maintain their vehicles in the best condition that they possibly can, and that includes their bike’s tyres.

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08
Nov 18

Lives Could be Saved by Riderless Bike Tech


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A BMW R 1200 GS has been turned into a self-riding bike specifically developed for the purpose of showcasing the latest in anti-crash technology. The machine uses radar and GPS in order to monitor its road position, and also incorporates a completely automated riding system that allows it to navigate around tracks, avoid any obstacles that may get in its way, and even start and stop completely autonomously.

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25
Oct 18

Great Scooters: 125cc Edition


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125cc machines are still the biggest capacity that new drivers on L-plates are legally allowed to ride on roads in the United Kingdom (providing that the Compulsory Basic Training (CBT) has been completed), which is the main reason for the enduring popularity of the 125cc class.

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20
Sep 18

Should you Consider Advanced Motorcycle Training after Passing your Test?


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You may be the most confident person in the world in terms of your ability to ride a motorcycle, but the fact remains that pretty much every rider can find some benefit in undertaking advanced motorcycle training from professionals.

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23
Aug 18

What You Should Know About Motorcycle Chains


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Knowing about motorcycle chains is an important part of owning your own motorcycle. The good news is that a few basics are really all that is required to make you an expert. The great majority of both dirt and street bikes make use of a roller chain, which was invented in 1879 by Hans Renold. That the chain has remained essentially the same for well over a century is a testament to its design and practicality.

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19
Jul 18

How to Pick a Great Used Motorcycle


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When you are looking to buy a used motorcycle, particularly as a new rider, the first thing you need to do is make a decision as to precisely what you will use the vehicle for. For example, if all you need is a small scooter in order to get through city traffic as you go to work and back every day, then it would be a rather foolish move to buy a 2000cc Kawasaki Vulcan that is the size of a car.

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21
Jun 18

A Short History of BMW Motorcycles


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The success story that is BMW Motorrad began more than ninety years ago with the creation of the flat twin “Boxer” engine, and continued to develop over the years into the innovative state of the art technology that we enjoy today. The 1923 R 32 was the first production BMW 2-wheeled motor vehicle.

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31
May 18

Motorcycle Thieves Foiled by Zero’s Tracking Tech


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The latest test of a new anti-theft device from Zero has proven to be a massive success. The theft of motorcycles is becoming increasingly rampant in big cities all across the United Kingdom, and is even on the rise in the United States as well, albeit not quite as prevalent as yet.

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12
Apr 18

Picking a Good Used Motorbike


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Motorcycles are a luxury as far as the great majority of people are concerned, and even those who view them as a necessary part of their lifestyle still need to be concerned about budget for the most part. This means that it is vital that anyone who is looking for a used motorbike will be aware of what to look for, and what to avoid in order to ensure they end up paying for a good quality machine. There are a number of tips that buyers can follow to make certain of this.

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08
Mar 18

How to Choose a Motorcycle Helmet


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The most fragile yet complex organ in the whole of the human body is the brain, which means that motorcycle riders need to make sure they invest in the most appropriate, well-fitting and safest helmet they can find. But what should motorcycle riders look for when searching for a helmet?

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