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MC Garage Video: How To Remove Factory Warning Stickers From Your Motorcycle

It’s a shame that after some designer has perfected the look of a motorcycle some lawyer types insist on splashing the machine with warning labels. …

How To Adjust A Motorcycle Chain

Walk around at any motorcycle gathering and count the bikes with limp, sagging chains. Often, the worst examples also are bone dry with rust and/or …

Basic Chain Care for Your Motorcycle

Judging by what I see on the street, the vast majority of riders pay little or no attention to their motorcycle’s drive chain. In part this sad …

Make Your Motorcycle Last Forever

Motorcycles are made better than ever. Their design, materials, and machin-ing are more accurate and precise—and reliability is greater than it’s …

Home Improvement

A Custom Suzuki DR600 Scrambler

Your Motorcycle Chain Maintenance on MOTORESS

Motorcycle Chain Maintenance and Care<p>Spotlight<p>Motorcycle Chain Maintenance<p>It’s easy to ignore your motorcycle chain but it requires just as much …

90-Year-Old Rider and his 2005 Suzuki DR650

<b>NAME:</b> Erv Daley <b><br>AGE:</b> 90 <b><br>HOME:</b> Florida <b><br>OCCUPATION:</b> “Retired bum.”<p>I’ve ridden my Suzuki DR650 all over the country. In the summer I leave Florida with my …

Motorhomes

REV’IT! Urban Collection Gear Review: Part 1

Denim and motorcycles. The cultural allure, comfort, and look make for a classic combination on the bike, but its abrasion resistance has …

Student Athletes

Motorcyclist Magazine

TUESDAY TECH TIPS ➡ When was the last time you cleaned and lubricated your chain? Did you do it right? Or have you been putting it off altogether? If …

Michelin Anakee Wild Tire Review

What it is, really, is a street-going knobby for big, heavy adventure bikes, which are all the rage lately in case you hadn’t noticed. The leader of …

Roland Sands Bristol Motorcycle Jacket Review

If clothes make the man, then a leather jacket makes the motorcyclist. Every rider should own at least one hide coat for stylin’ on sunny riding …

New and Noted: Motorcycle Gear

For the northern hemisphere, spring is in the air—a time to wrap up those winter projects and get out there. Here’s some new kit to make your ride that much better—from vintage-style short cuff gloves, to a waterproof leather case for your GPS.<p>Get those wish lists ready.<p><b>Hedon Epicurist</b> English …

Vintage

Gear Guide #70

In the making of Gear Guide #70 a Premier Carbon Trophy was crashed flat tracking atop a Volcano in the Mid Atlantic while somewhat less glamorously …

Numb

Ace Gloves by Roland Sands Design

Reading time: less than a minute.<p>American<br>• Gear<br>• Gloves<p>Roland Sands Design is a company that has a slight edge on much of its competition due to the fact …

Ride Review: Sell Whatever You Own And Go Buy The Husqvarna 701 Supermoto

With the 2016 Husqvarna 701 Supermoto, Husqvarna has created a true do-it-all road destroyer. I’ve never ridden a bike perfect for the twisties and …

How to Clean a Motorcycle Chain

Chains get dirty. Really dirty. Wiping your chain down with a cleaner-moistened rag works well for removing superficial grime prior to applying fresh …

10 Common Motorcycle Accidents and How To Avoid Them

Riding a motorcycle is dangerous. Luckily, bikes also give you the best possible tools to avoid crashing — incredibly powerful brakes, …

Driverless Cars

Bavarian Fistfighter: Rough Crafts’ Hard-Hitting BMW

It’s not uncommon for a custom builder to develop a signature style over time. And Taiwan’s Rough Crafts is a prime example. Front man Winston Yeh’s trademark look is unmistakable.<p>But what happens when you take this tried and tested approach, and add a touch of heritage? This brutal R nineT custom …

Superbikes

MC Garage Video: How To Properly Lubricate Your Chain

Chain maintenance—riders rarely do it as frequently as they should, and often don’t do it right. In this video from the <b>MC Garage</b>, we’ll show you how …

Tutorials

How to Make a Clean Break With the Clingiest Social Networks

Author: Gordon Gottsegen. Gordon Gottsegen Gear<p>Date of Publication: 10.11.15.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>Social networks walk a fine line …

BMW R65 – Moto Adonis

<i>Written by Martin Hodgson.</i>From an old factory in the Dutch city of Roosendaal, Daan Borsje and his team at Moto Adonis share a common purpose of …

Motorcycles

New and Noted: Motorcycle Gear

This month’s gear roundup has a distinctive retro vibe. But rest assured—we’ve chosen top-to-toe pieces that mix classic styling with modern safety standards. We’ve also thrown in a seriously protective undershirt, that no one will ever guess you’re wearing.<p><b>DMD Seventy Five</b> The Bell Moto 3 helmet …

North Sea

Double Act: Dream Wheels’ custom scrambler

Nuno Capêlo is one of those renaissance guys who have way too much talent. He’s an architect-turned-bike-designer, who can sketch out sharp-looking concepts ready to be turned into metal.<p>Nuno’s CV includes Portugal’s best builders—including it roCkS!bikes and Ton-Up Garage. And now he can add this …

Motorcycles

‘76 Yamaha RD400 - Ellaspede

<i>Written by Marlon Slack.</i><p>Motorcyclists have a place in their heart forever enamoured with the first bike they loved. It could be an oily Chinese pit …

Jung Gun: A psychologist's custom BMW

Believe it or not, there’s a surf shop in Stockholm. And even stranger, it’s got a motorcycle workshop right underneath.<p>Despite the odd location, 6/5/4 Motors serves up some fine Scandinavian design in two-wheeled form. They hooked us a few weeks ago with a sharp Ducati 860 GT, and now they’re …

Design

How to cancel your Apple Music subscription before your free trial is up

The new Apple Music streaming service comes with a three-month free trial as a way to entice users. Get them hooked early on and they'll be more …

KQED

How to praise kids: It’s a hot topic for many parents and educators. A lot of the conversation around it has stemmed from studies by Carol Dweck, …