How to Beat the Heat

Tips for Staying Cool on Your Motorcycle This Summer Nothing can ruin an otherwise amazing motorcycle ride quite like unrelenting, punishing heat. Summer is just around the corner; do you know how to stay cool while on the bike? By taking a few simple steps, investing in the right accessories and keeping a few things in mind, … Read more

This Year’s Motorcycle Trends

Power, Control, Safety and Style Although riding on two wheels still seems to be the prevailing trend, motorcycles have come a long way since someone first put a steam engine on a bicycle in the mid-1800s. Today’s models possess far more sophistication, and in 2016, this translates to improved power, safety and control. Here are some of the … Read more

Stay Safe and Warm While Looking Cool

Cold Weather Gear For Safety and Style While it’s advisable to avoid riding in the middle of a blizzard or ice storm, you shouldn’t have to mothball your bike just because it’s a little nippy outside. Instead of giving your bike a vacation until spring, why not simply layer up and keep riding? Devoted riders … Read more

RIDING A MOTORCYCLE IS GOOD FOR THE BRAIN

We always hear about different activities that we can do throughout our everyday life that are good for the brain.  If you Google “activities that are good for the brain” you often find the following: exercise, doing a jigsaw puzzle, playing a musical instrument, etc.  What about riding a motorcycle?  Well, there was a recent research … Read more

Ways to Keep Riding in Winter

Tips for Safely Enjoying Your Motorcycle in Cold Weather Winter may be here, but that doesn’t mean that you have to pack your motorcycle away until warmer weather returns. As long as the roads aren’t snowy or icy, you can still safely operate your bike well into the winter. The trick, however, is staying safe and … Read more

Be Seen, Be Safe

5 Strategies for Sharing the Road With Cars Motorcycles have so much power and give you a great feeling as you accelerate on the open road. You feel the wind pass all around you, the scenery race by and the horizon approaching at rapid speed. Though you may feel free on your bike, you still … Read more

North Carolina Motorcycle Laws

I often get asked about the laws in North Carolina that pertain to motorcycles and their riders. A lot of attention is paid to the helmet law which you can find in North Carolina General Statute 20-140.4. The helmet law was discussed at the last long session of the general assembly, but no change to … Read more

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