Round and Round: Peddling Around the Different Types of Bicycles

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Remember back in the day when the world of two-wheeled, pedal-powered transportation was much simpler and there were only two basic types of bicycles, kid’s bikes and adult bikes? There are still bikes for the tykes and peddlers for the elders, but these days the bicycle world has been segmented even further with bikes created […]

How to Install a Kuryakyn Premier Affordable Throttle Assist

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A long motorcycle ride can be a very relaxing experience as your body gets in tune with rhythms of the road and your thoughts and worries wash away with the passing wind. However, unless you were fortunate enough to purchase a motorcycle that came with an electronic cruise control or throttle assist device things can […]

Start ‘em Young: Teaching a Child How to Ride a Bicycle

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Learning how to ride a bicycle as a child is a rite of passage. It’s their first taste of independence with the wind in their face and that feeling that they can ride forever, meandering anywhere and everywhere their little arms and legs can take them. But it’s also an experience that is often met […]

EPA Acknowledges that Ethanol Damages Engines

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PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has publicly acknowledged that ethanol in gasoline can damage internal combustion engines by increasing exhaust temperatures and indirectly causing component failures, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The EPA statements are found in a rule proposal issued by the Federal Trade Commission regarding a new label for pumps […]

Not Quite a Snail’s Pace: Johammer’s Electric Motorcycle

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We’re not sure if Austrian motorcycle firm, Johammer, got the inspiration for its new electric motorcycle from watching the children’s flick Turbo one too many times but we can definitely say it looks nothing like a chopper and a whole lot like a snail. At the top of its website Johammer describes the bike as […]