Motorsports have always been hard, be it closed-circuit racing or the top most-challenging rallies. Each track has its own special set of obstacles riders must overcome and require a particular combination of man and machine to beat!
When it comes to cool motorcycles and the idea of hitting the highway in style, many people get the concepts of cruisers and touring bikes confused. The terms are not actually interchangeable as many seem to think. Yes, the two have a similar history and are certainly linked. However, they are designed for different things.
While we like to think that 4 wheeled vehicles can attain high speeds in a short amount of time, motorcycles have always been superior when it comes to going fast as quickly as possible. We’ve spent countless decades improving 2 wheelers to the point where many of them are almost as fast as small airplanes. […]
Also known as enduro bikes or off-road touring bikes, adventure motorbikes are precisely what they sound like: motorcycles which are sure to guarantee the adventure of a lifetime. Not quite a dirt bike, but also more intense than a sport tourer, adventure motorbikes are perfect for long trips on both tar and otherwise. If you’re […]
Now that the dust has settled on the festive season and we are well on our way into the new year, it’s time to take stock of all the exciting motorcycle releases expected during 2019. Whether you’re just curious as to what you can expect to see on the road or you’re looking for a […]
Even though nothing can be compared to the feelings of power and freedom which come with riding a motorcycle, one cannot ignore the fact that you’re far more vulnerable to traumatic injury. A recent study in Europe from SAE International found that motorcyclists wearing safety gear had fewer injuries, shorter hospital stays, and a 40% […]
Although the brand Suzuki is well known for their motorcycles they actually make quite a few different types of vehicles, from 4 wheel drives to Wheelchairs. Recently Suzuki has been listed as the 9th biggest manufacturer of autos in the world, with 45,000 employees in 23 countries and distributing their products in 192 countries. With […]
It is difficult to explain exactly why there hasn’t been an electric motorbike revolution by now, seeing as almost every major motor vehicle brand has plans to release their first electric cars during 2018 and the years to follow. Is it because motorbikes are already far more fuel-efficient and have a lighter carbon footprint than […]
Yes, we all know safety is the top priority, but just because a helmet has a high safety rating does not mean it is the right fit for your melon. A small annoyance like a scratchy chinstrap will become a major irritation on a breakfast run or outdoor adventure. Make sure you get the fit […]
When we first invented the internal combustion engine, it was a simple device that allowed for just one or two horsepower, and while it couldn’t quite outpace the horses of the time, it’s durability and mileage quickly made it a strong contender. Over the years, the engine was fine-tuned and upgraded, drawing more horsepower, allowing […]