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Top 10 Vehicles Powered By Motorcycle Engines
Jan 30, 2015 - 9:03 AM - by Motorcycle.com

The history of motorcycle engines powering other vehicles goes back a long way. Look at the original Morgan 3 Wheeler, for example. Almost a century ago, J.A.P. bike engines were plunked onto the front of a strange piece of machinery with two wheels in front and one in the back. It proved to be popular and a rather high-performing vehicle in its time. For this Top 10 list we take a look at other applications for motorcycle engines. As you can imagine with a list like this, there are a wide variety of vehicles. Some are production cars,
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Waterproof Winter Jackets/Pants/Suits Buyer’s Guide
Jan 20, 2015 - 10:38 AM - by Motorcycle.com

Winter riding means different things to different people, but we can all agree riding in the winter means chilly temperatures and a high possibility for rain. So, for this week’s winter buyer’s guide, we’re bringing you jackets and pants, all built to keep you dry and warm when the elements conspire against you. We’ve thrown in one-piece over-suits, too, for good measure.

For this guide, we stuck with gear that doesn’t require electricity to keep you warm and specifically sought out waterproof – not water repellent or resistant
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50 Tips For Riding A Motorcycle Across America
Jan 19, 2015 - 3:09 PM - by Motorcycle.com

Riding across America is the dream of many motorcyclists. The notion of traversing the U.S.A. on two wheels has a certain romantic aspect; 4000 miles unspooling before you like reels of an old, epic film. A lone rider and his/her machine, dusty and stoic, sharing tales of the road with strangers at every stop but never lingering in one place for more than a meal or a night’s sleep.

Unlike some things in life, the dream is not let down by the reality of actually doing it. Every ride across America is special – I’ve done it four times, and each trip
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Top 10 Places To Ride In North America
Jan 15, 2015 - 3:43 PM - by Motorcycle.com

Most of these I’ve traversed, but I attempted to avoid personal bias by including a few I’d like to add to my personal list of best roads ridden. So much exists out there to ride a top 10 list doesn’t do justice, nay, not even a top 100 list would begin to scratch the amount of asphalt deemed epic by motorcycle standards. These are but 10 of the best known stretches; the roads that every motorcyclist should at least ride a few of in his or her lifetime.

Often, the best roads to ride are the hidden gems you stumble across by chance,
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Everything You Need To Know About The 2015 Yamaha R1M + Video
Jan 14, 2015 - 3:51 PM - by Motorcycle.com

The 2015 Yamaha R1 is littered with numerous amounts of MotoGP tech and fascinating breakthroughs. So much so, we named it the bike we at MO are most anxious to ride. However, when it comes to outrageous, possibly game-changing sportbikes, Yamaha has firmly placed at least one hand on that title with the R1M.

Taking the MotoGP-inspired tech like slide control, variable traction control, and lift control, to another level, the R1M comes equipped
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