The right bike
If you like wearing a top hat then the tall bike is the right bike for you but on the other hand if you wear a heart rate monitor and are concerned about the amount of weight your bike carries, then you are the kinds who would like the road bike. The cruiser bike is for those who have no fixed destination in mind.
What your bike says about you
If you own a unicycle then you are most likely to be someone less than 150 pounds in weight and know how to juggle. An owner of a chopper bike always has another bike which is the Harley. Tandem bike owners are co-dependent people while the ones with a tomahawk might pity all the other bike owners.
Americans support for bike lanes
12% of all the trips made in the US are made by biking or by walking! It is surprising to know that bike commuting has increased by 43% between the years 2000 and 2010. 83% of Americans think that the government should increase or maintain the small percentage spent on funding sidewalks and bike lanes
Benefits of a Bike
An average person is likely to lose 13 LBS of weight in the first year of riding to work while a survey found that bikes are 50% faster than cars during rush hours. Another benefit of riding a bike is that riding a bike for 30 minutes in a day can help us save $544 in medical expenditure on an annual basis.
The Motorcycle gangs
The 4 major motorcycle gangs of the United States are called Outlaws, Pagans, Hell’s angels and Bandidos. Some of the crimes committed by these gangs include drug trafficking, premeditated violence and unplanned hate crime.
The Science of Corners
Some of the laws of Physics that have a huge impact on the way a motorcyclist takes a corner are Kinetic energy, Newton’s first law of motion, Inertia and gravity. While approaching a corner, a bike rider must always be in a standing position so as to absorb the bumps. Braking must be done before hitting the corner.
Tips for motorcycle safety
Some tips to keep in mind while riding a motorcycle are wearing proper gear such as head gear, conducting a pre-ride inspection, maintaining a safe distance from other vehicles, never riding next to a truck and never indulge in drinking and riding.
History of motorcycle safety
Motorcycles were invented in 1883. In the year 1971, the minimum age of riding a motorcycle was raised to 17 and it was made compulsory for all riders to have passenger insurance. In 1990, a rule was made that said that learners cannot take a passenger along on a motorcycle while in the year 2010, the number of new riders passing a test hit an all time low.
The Best Bond Bikes
Some of the best bikes used in Bond Movies are the BSA lightening motorcycle, BMW R1200C, Montesa Cota 4RT Bike and Yamaha XJ650 Turbo of which Yamaha XJ650 Turbo was the fastest.
The history of Harley
In 1903, the first Harley-Davidson bike was unveiled by William S. Harley and Arthur Davidson. Soon after this, in the year 1920, Harley Davidson became the largest motorcycle manufacturer in the world. In 1947, they started selling the classic black leather jackets which was followed by Harley Davidson opening its operations outside of US
Evolution of Pulsar
In October 2001, the Pulsar 150 Classic and Pulsar 180 Classic bikes were introduced. In Oct-Nov 2006, the Pulsar 150 UG-III and 180 UG-III motorcycles were launched. This was followed by a launch of many other superior Pulsar bike models until the launch of the latest Pulsar 200 NS unveiling in the year 2012.
All Terrain Vehicles (ATV)
The All-Terrain Vehicle or ATV was initially developed in Japan as a vehicle for farm to town rides in isolated mountainous regions. From the year 1963 onwards, the world has seen the rise and emergence of a number of all-terrain vehicles ranging from clean two wheelers to four wheelers with sophisticated designs.
The best Motorcycle tours in USA
Some of the best motorcycle tours within USA are the western shortcut, southwest shortcut, California shortcut, Florida bike ride, the music cities, the four corners and the historic route 66.