Posts in category "motorcycle"

Riding Safety Tip- Reading the Body Language of Traffic

Riding Safety Tip- Reading the Body Language of Traffic
Here are some tips to be able to read the body language of vehicles and traffic patterns. Each lane has 3 positions. Left, center and right. Ideally a rider wants to be in the portion of a lane where he/she can be seen by other vehicles. However, when possible, riders also need to be able... Read more »

Chicago, are you ready for MOTOBLOT?

Chicago, are you ready for MOTOBLOT?
This is not to be missed. All the cool kids will be there. I will be roaming around spreading the moto love. See you there! Steel Toe Press Unleashes MOTOBLOT! Vintage & Custom Motorcycle, Scooter & Hot Rod Car Rally! CHICAGO (April 25, 2014) – Evolve or Die: The architects of Mods vs Rockers Chicago,... Read more »

SUV runs over motorcyclists in NYC

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It did not take long for this video to go viral. It is not only the hottest topic in the motorcycle industry right now, but a very hot topic in the news in general. The details leading up to the incident and the details of the injuries that followed are inconsistent. However, what we can see... Read more »
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To Wave, Or not To Wave...

There are 8 million ways that bikers deliniate ourselves from each other and the general populace. This is just one of them. Is it a good way or essentially meaningless, if not plain goofy?. Lots of us bikers bring a predisposition to the wave and rarely think about it thereafter. For those of us living in... Read more »

Motorcycle: Poor Brad Pitt

Leave the man alone already. Being on a motorcycle means something different to each individual rider. I do not pretend to know anything about Brad Pitt’s life, but if he is anything like the rest of us, he is able to escape from quite a bit while riding his motorcycle. Even if it is for... Read more »

Motorcycle: Quick Tip

Do you have melted plastic or rubber on your exhaust pipes? When the pipes are hot, spray a little Easy Off Oven Cleaner directly on the pipes. Be careful to to spray it on any other part of the bike. Let it sit for 5 to 10 minutes, then wipe away with a damp sponge... Read more »
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