How common is it to drop a motorcycle?

Have you dropped your motorcycle more than a couple of times recently and wondered what is going on? We all experience it sometimes more frequently than we would like to …

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How do motorcycles stay upright?

If some new Honda motorcycles are being made with gyroscopes to keep them upright even without a rider, will that negate the gyroscopic effects when riding?  It’s a combination of …

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Are motorcycles faster than cars?

With car engines getting better and better with the use of lightweight alloys in the engine and the body, is a motorcycle still faster than a car? A sports motorcycle …

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Why do motorcycles rev so high?

Do motorcycles need to rev so high to achieve their power output? Is the high revving engine having a shorter lifespan than a car? Motorcycle engines rev high for a …

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How can motorcycles lean so far over?

Are you amazed at how far a motorcycle can lean over without losing grip? MotoGP riders are touching the track with their knees. How is this possible? Motorcycles can lean …

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Do motorcycles have catalytic converters?

Do motorcycles need catalytic converters with relatively small engines? Smaller motorcycle engines indeed produce less harmful gases, so why add the cost of a catalytic converter? Since 2008 motorcycles have …

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Why does a motorcycle chain get loose?

Do you constantly need to take the slack out of your motorcycle chain? Is there something wrong with your drive train set up? Motorcycle chains lose tension because of the …

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How much do motorcycle leathers weigh?

Do you consider the weight of leathers to be cumbersome and prefer artificial materials for riding your motorcycle? Motorcycle leather has different weights depending on the size and thickness. On …

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