The Necessity of a Motorcycle Pre-Ride Check

It can be easy to get in the habit of jumping on the motorcycle each day for the commute or each weekend’s ride without actually checking the motorcycle out before leaving. But, when it comes to vehicles, a small problem on the bike can equal a painful or deadly experience. Before going out, there are a few items that can be quickly checked on the motorcycle. Each thing only...
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Motorcycle Camping Tips for Proper Planning & Packing

There are many similarities between motorcycling and camping – the feeling of freedom, the idea of exploration and the appreciation of one’s surroundings – yet few think of combining the two. Recently, though, more people are learning to appreciate the simplicity of motorcycle camping, both on their own and with a group of fellow riders. Of course, there are tradeoffs when y...
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Shifting Gears – Motorcycle Basics

Before you set out on the road, you need to know a little bit about how a motorcycle operates. First, some super simple physics. Staying Upright Did you ever wonder how a motorcycle can stay upright when it's moving? Everyone knows that sitting still, a bike (and its rider) will fall over unless they have support. But a moving motorcycle somehow stays up without a lot of effo...
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Risks When Riding a Motorcycle

Every person that owns a motorcycle is probably aware of all the dangers that come along with it. But, some people may not know the actual statistics of injuries and deaths. Motorcycle Statistics It is a necessity to wear a helmet on a motorcycle, but even though some motorcycle riders wear helmets that does not necessarily mean he or she can get in an accident and walk away ...
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Why Motorcycle Riders Should Always Wear Helmets

The question is whether motorcyclists should wear helmets, not whether there should be helmet laws. It's okay to "agree" that riders should wear helmets and still "disagree" that helmets should be mandatory by law! Whether or not one wears a helmet should forever be the individual's choice. This article states that helmets are a good idea and hopefully makes a few points regard...
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Efficiency & Eco-Friendliness of Scooters

When comparing cars and bikes/scooters, there can be many things which can be considered but one of the most important things is their efficiency, or you can say contribution towards the environment. Cars are the most common means of transport these days, and so, there are millions and billions on the road today. However, scooters or bike accidents are less. Riding a motorcy...
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