How much are used tires? (ANSWERED)

how much do used tires cost
In the past 20 years, I have bought 11 used tires and 12 news ones for 7 different vehicles. This brings me to a common question I have seen: How much are used tires? Used tires range in price, depending on their condition, speed rating, size,...

Best motorcycle safety gear for the street: What are you wearing?

motorcycle protective gear
The best motorcycle safety gear may be more important than the motorbike you buy. Why, you ask? Protective gear may save your skin in a slide. It can keep you warm and dry when it is cold and rainy and keep the sun from...

What is the best motorcycle coolant? (ANSWERED)

best motorcycle coolant
Question: What is the best motorcycle coolant to use? My bike has not had the coolant drained in the last two years. For my V-Strom, Suzuki recommends it be done at 2 years or 7,500 miles using the Suzuki Long Life Coolant. Guide to buying...

Differences between the Suzuki V-Strom 650 vs 1000

vstrom 1000 vs 650
What's the differences between the Suzuki V-Strom 650 vs 1000? This question I asked myself before I bought a 2014 DL-650. From my research and a test ride, I found the 650 was better suited for me. My opinion about the two is this: The...

How much does a motorcycle oil change cost at a dealer?

how much should an oil change for a motorcycle cost
Question: How much does a motorcycle oil change cost on average? A few months ago, I needed to get the oil changed on a Suzuki DL-650 and wondered what the cost would be. I called a dealer for a quote, then took the bike to...

7 Best Suzuki V-strom 650 farkles

Suzuki V-Strom 650 accessories
When I bought my DL-650, it was stock, with no adventure options. That was OK because I could add as many V-strom 650 farkles as I wanted. But it did raise a question: What are popular modifications or accessories added to the DL-650? Find Suzuki V-Strom...

Best used motorcycles under $2,000

best used motorcycle under 2000 dollars
Photo courtesy of Jim Legans, Jr via Flickr. CC BY 2.0 Question: What are the best used motorcycles under $2000? When I first started riding, I was on the lookout for inexpensive bikes. I...

Guide to buying the best motorcycle lift table on the market

best motorcycle stand on the market
Behind every care-free rider who cruises the roads endlessly is a serious bike owner who spends as much time in the garage keeping the motorcycle in top condition. For those who nod in agreement, they know how important tools, equipment and the best motorcycle lifts...

Best 50/50 Dual Sport Tire

best 50 50 dual sport tire
The best 50/50 dual sport tire will stick to the roads in the rain and keep you from spinning your tyres in the sand and mud. You also want long lasting dual sport tires for your adventure motorcycle because bald ones will get you...

Types of the best sound deadening materials: “What’d you say?”

Best sound deadening materials
Different sound levels and transmission methods require different soundproofing materials. The same thing can be said about different areas of application -- like autos, homes and edifices, and other structures. In this particular article, we look for the best sound deadening materials for cars and trucks. Peaceful...