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Amazing Bike for Any Road

Don't wait till you become experienced enough to ride power motorcycles as now every amateur biker can have the luxury of riding a motorbike of his dreams. For some, bike riding is a hobby, and ...

Types of Shock Absorber

In a vehicle, shock absorbers reduce the effect of traveling over rough ground, leading to improved ride quality and increase in comfort. While shock absorbers serve the purpose of limiting excessive

The Suzuki GSX-R

The Suzuki motorcycle department added a new model on their GSX-R series in 2001 that took over their largest and most successful GSX-R sport bikes series in 1980s which was led by the GSX-R1100. Just by looking at the numbers, you will immediately notice that its engine displacement has been reduce

Polaris Sportsman WV850 H.O. Mumbai India

Polaris Sportsman WV850 H.O. Mumbai India In late 2012 Polaris presented its new Non-Pneumatic Tire (NPT) technology to the Association of the United States Army (AUSA), a "non-profit educational organization that supports America's active Army, ...

The Best Off Road Cycle Lights

Cycle lights for off-roading are just as important as cycle lights on the road.Jupiterimages/Polka Dot/Getty ImagesWhen you cycle off road, it is less likely that you will encounter a paved path. Lights for off-road cycling are important to help navigate your way through environmental...

How to Go Off-Road With a Ford Escape

You can drive virtually any vehicle ever manufactured on surfaces other than a paved street, although your level of success will vary widely depending on the vehicle's suitability for off-road travel. Your Ford Escape sport utility vehicle (SUV) allows for fairly easy off-road travel. However, your

How to Jump Into a Foam Pit With a Dirt Bike

A foam pit is the secret that professional motocross dirt bike riders use to practice and perfect new tricks. This large pit is filled with cubes of soft foam to soften the impact of a landing. The soft foam can save your life in the event of a failed jump or flip attempt. You can practice the jump

How to Repair a 1994 Lincoln Town Car Heater

The blower motor on your Town Car spins the fan cage attached to it in an attempt to circulate heat throughout the interior of the car. In most cars, the blower mounts under the dashboard in a protected environment. The 1994 Lincoln Town Car differs because the blower motor mounts within the engine

Learning to Ride a Scooter

The scooter--a type of motorized vehicle similar to a motorcycle with a step-through frame and platform that rests underneath the rider's feet--ranks as one of the most widely used modes of transportation, not only in the United States but around the world. As MSNBC reported in 2005, with the rise o

1946 Harley Trike Specifications

The 1946 Servi-Car was a trike developed by Harley-Davidson, a vehicle manufacturer famous for producing cruiser motorcycles. The three-wheeled motorcycle was first introduced in 1932 and survived for 41 years before production ended in 1973. This 1946 model of the Servi-Car was on sale...

Drag Car Facts

Drag racing cars remain a popular draw in the United States, with more than 140 tracks and 35,000 licensed participants, according to NHRA, the sport's governing body. The cars have evolved greatly in the past 50 years.

Chokin' It

A picture of the Kawasaki Ninja 250R's left grip.

How to Install an Oil Filter Kit on a Harley-Davidson Shovelhead

An oil filter kit for the Harley-Davidson Shoverlhead motorcycle consists of an oil filter and a rubber gasket, or O-ring. The oil filter strains debris, such as heavy metals, from the oil. The rubber gasket creates a seal on the filter so oil doesn't leak out from the engine. Installing the oil fil

Simple Dash

A picture of the 2011 Yamaha Star Stryker's instrumentation.

Problems With a 2000 Buick Regal

General Motors has produced the Buick Regal since 1973. Production ceased in 2004, but continued in China as the Opal Insignia. GM re-introduced the Regal for the 2011 model year. Steering and braking problems plagued some 2000 Buick Regal that resulted in cars recalled for repairs. The...