Motorcycle throttle locks: Cruise control!

motorcycle throttle lock
A motorcycle cruise control setup can provide wrist relief when riding down the freeway. But if your bike is like mine and did not come with an electronic cruise control, an option is a motorcycle throttle lock. A throttle lock locks the throttle when cruising at...

Best motorcycle chain lube

best motorcycle chain lube
Ask 10 riders what the best motorcycle chain lube is and you will get 10 different answers. It is impossible to say one lube is better than the other without standardized laboratory tests by a third party -- otherwise it is highly subjective and anecdotal. Read...

Road trip essentials: 7 motorcycle camping gear must-haves

motorcycle camping gear
The roads are mapped out and the motorcycle is topped off and ready to go. But what motorcycle camping gear do you need for your trip? Find camping gear on Amazon. Without the right camping equipment, you have put the brakes on the trip quick --...

Tips for Buying the Best Adventure Motorcycle GPS for the Money in 2019

best adventure motorcycle gps
My first long distance adventure riding motorcycle trip took me across the Great Plains to the San Juan mountains of Colorado then down St. George, Utah. I brought an XM radio, Android phone, and the best adventure motorcycle GPS I could afford to buy. It...

What is the best place to buy tires

best place to buy tires online
A bald or flat tire will put the brakes on traveling quick. What is the best place to buy tires? I provide my perspective about where I purchase new tires, along with a few other options. Options abound for new rubber. There are big box...

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...

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...

What is the best 600cc sportbike? (ANSWERED)

best 600cc sport bike
The age-old question: Who makes the best 600cc motorcycle? Opinions red-line when debating which bike company has the fastest 600cc motorcycle. There are many good sport bike options up for comparison from the Japanese motorbike market. The list is in alphabetical order. Best looking sport...

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...

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...