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Motorcycle Traction Control vs ABS (Differences That Save Lives!)

Motorcycle Traction Control vs ABS (Differences That Save Lives!)

“I remember the good old days when motorcycles were simple. No fancy computers or complex tech. You hop on, turn it on and ride into the sunset”  – Some old motorcycle rider, probably.  But times change. And technologies we put into our bikes change as well. All for the greater, safer good of the rider. …

Using Front Motorcycle Tire on the Rear (Change or Switch?)

Using Front Motorcycle Tire on the Rear (Change or Switch?)

Here’s one common question you will find on any motorcycle message board. Can you run a front motorcycle tire on the rear? Now that’s a wrong question to ask. Technically, you can run a front motorcycle tire on the rear if the size matches.  Here’s the right question – is running a front motorcycle tire…

Super Glide vs Wide Glide & The Mysterious Death of Dyna

Super Glide vs Wide Glide & The Mysterious Death of Dyna

For rookies in the world of Harley, one of the most common questions is about the difference between super glide and wide glide. To be honest, it was something that confused me too, when I started my motorcycle journeys. And with a carryover of the names from the past, things can get even more confusing….

How to Move a Motorcycle in a Garage (or Any Tight Spot)
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How to Move a Motorcycle in a Garage (or Any Tight Spot)

Moving your motorcycle inside tight spaces is a tricky business. Honestly, heavy motorcycles suddenly feel bigger and heavier when they aren’t running. (Trust me, it seems like you’re in a never-ending battle between a Hulk on two wheels and the limitations of time and space.) The good news is, there are some easy ways of…

ABS vs No ABS on a Motorcycle: A Hoax or a Life-Saving Feature?

ABS vs No ABS on a Motorcycle: A Hoax or a Life-Saving Feature?

“It’s not the rear that I fear losing. It’s the front” – Ryan F9. If you’re a biker, there is a high chance you’ve locked your rear or front wheel due to panic braking.  And locked wheels mean one of two things. Dropping your bike with a surge of embarrassment. Or even worse, sending yourself…

5 Easy Ways How To Make an Exhaust Quieter (And Better!)

5 Easy Ways How To Make an Exhaust Quieter (And Better!)

So, you belong to that group of riders who prefer their motorcycles to be quiet. (Frankly, not everyone likes an overdose of unwanted attention.) And perhaps you are wondering about how to make the motorcycle quieter.  Then you are in the right place. We are about the discuss how to make a motorcycle quieter, without…

Liquid Cooling vs Air Cooling Motorcycle Engine – What’s Better, When & Why
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Liquid Cooling vs Air Cooling Motorcycle Engine – What’s Better, When & Why

It’s an age-old question bothering even the most experienced riders. What’s better for your motorcycle engine: liquid cooling vs air cooling? From years of experience, riding both air cooled and liquid cooled, I started to see the best, the worst, and the ugly side of both kinds of motorcycle engine cooling. (Trust me, you do…

Top 9 Motorcycle Message Boards You’ll Regret Not Joining Sooner

Top 9 Motorcycle Message Boards You’ll Regret Not Joining Sooner

Sorry, naysayers, but forums aren’t dead. In fact, if you’re a motorcycle fiend, motorcycle message boards are often the ONLY place to resort to for specialized info. (And hang around with fellow fiends while at it.) You know the rule: where Google fails, forums rock! The best thing about these forums is, no matter the…

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