Wheel May Drop Off Can-Am Ryker
BRP Australia has issued a recall for their entry-level Can-Am Ryker three-wheeler roadster because a front wheel may drop off. Riders have been advised to stop riding their Ryker, according to the official recall notice issued through the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. The issue only affects 30 of this year’s models sold between March 27 and September 26. Vehicle Identification Numbers (VINs) of affected vehicles are listed at the end of this article. The notice says the front wheels […] The post Wheel May Drop Off Can-Am Ryker appeared first on Motorbike Writer.
VIDEO: Yammie Noob Gives His First Impressions of the 2020 Triumph Street Scrambler
Yammie Noob has been giving away free motorcycles like it’s his day job… Because it is his day job. This 2020 Triumph Street Scrambler is one of three motorcycles he is giving away with his “Beginner Bikes Giveaway” Series. Today ‘Papa Yams’ takes us through a full Revzilla-esq overview and first impression ride of this classy motorcycle. He owns a Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled Edition with a lot of time on the saddle so he comes from a good place […] The post VIDEO: Yammie Noob Gives His First Impressions of the 2020 Triumph Street Scrambler appeared first on Motorbike Writer.
The 10 Best Touring Motorcycles Ever Made
There’s no easy way to catalog the best touring motorcycles ever made. There’s simply too much difference of opinion about what a true touring motorcycle is. The problem is that touring motorcycles come in a variety of different shapes and sizes. Today, it’s a broad genre, and what classifies as a tourer can vary from one rider to the next. For traditionalists, a real touring motorcycle has an engine with plenty of low-end horsepower, a relaxed riding position, and practical […] The post The 10 Best Touring Motorcycles Ever Made appeared first on Motorbike Writer.
Ural Gear Up 2WD Will Come to Australia
Ready for an Adventure The world’s most popular sidecar motorcycle, Ural will be bringing the Ural Gear Up 2WD to Australia. This version of the machine was only available to markets outside of Australia due to the side the sidecar was on. Now, however, Ural has engineered a model with the sidecar on the other side, and it will come to Aussie shores, according to the company’s blog. For those unfamiliar with this machine, it has two-wheel drive (you can […] The post Ural Gear Up 2WD Will Come to Australia appeared first on Motorbike Writer.
Royal Enfield Expanding In Asia
The Global Brand Refocuses in Asia Recently, I touched on the fact that Royal Enfield is working hard to become a big name not just in India, but everywhere. The company is working to become an aspirational product in the U.S. and the UK. Well, now, according to a BBC report, Royal Enfield will focus on increasing sales across Asia, too. The company will open a new plant in Thailand within the next 12 months. This new plant will build […] The post Royal Enfield Expanding In Asia appeared first on Motorbike Writer.
Best Vehicles for Towing a Powersports Trailer
In most cases, I would encourage you to ride your motorcycle or drive your ATV or UTV to your destination, but sometimes, you can’t. Whether you have a designated off-road powersports vehicle and you need to get it out to where you can use it or you just need to bring your motorcycle along with you for some reason, having a trailer and being able to tow your bikes or other powersports equipment around is a serious convenience. Having the […] The post Best Vehicles for Towing a Powersports Trailer appeared first on Motorbike Writer.
5 Free Ways to Improve Your Bike’s Suspension
Many motorcycles come with suspension that is non-adjustable or only has minor adjustment such as rear preload to compensate for luggage and/or a pillion. Bikes with suspension that has separate adjustment for compression and rebound are usually more expensive. But all bikes — no matter how much they cost — come from the factory set up for a rider weighing about 70kg, so they really are a compromise on ride, handling and even braking, steering and acceleration. Setting up your […] The post 5 Free Ways to Improve Your Bike’s Suspension appeared first on Motorbike Writer.
Indian FTR Gets Limited Edition Ruby Smoke Edition
Ruby Red FTR 1200 For The Purists Ever since the Indian FTR concept was released years ago, I immediately took a keen liking to it. Unfortunately, when the official bike was released it didn’t look quite as good as the concept that the initially released, but hey, that’s just how the motorcycle industry operates. Due to cost-cutting, and making sure the motorcycle meets all legal demands set by nations for what is (and is not) allowed of public roadways, something […] The post Indian FTR Gets Limited Edition Ruby Smoke Edition appeared first on Motorbike Writer.
NEXX 2021 Collection Includes Updates and New Hemets
NEXX Brings Carbon ADV Option For 2021 This may or may not get slightly confusing with the sheer amount of ‘X-Names’ as every model and technology from NEXX starts with an X and ends with something else. To celebrate its 20th anniversary in the helmet manufacturing world, NEXX has refreshed its entire lineup of helmets with the addition of two new models. Many of their existing models got graphic overhauls and will come in new colors while the NEXX X-WED […] The post NEXX 2021 Collection Includes Updates and New Hemets appeared first on Motorbike Writer.
SRK Cycles Takes a Closer Look at Boss Hoss V8 Motorcycles
Boss Hoss Is Totally Badass Boss Hoss motorcycles are fairly well-known in the U.S. They’re huge machines with massive V8 engines stuffed into the frame. The latest Boss Hoss motorcycles put out a whopping 600 hp. The guys at SRK Cycles (also the folks behind Bikes and Beards) decided to take a closer look at these big and somewhat goofy looking machines and show you what they’re all about. Boss Hoss motorcycles have come a long way in terms of […] The post SRK Cycles Takes a Closer Look at Boss Hoss V8 Motorcycles appeared first on Motorbike Writer.