Buying my first sports bike some five years ago, I could not imagine that I would play in the World Superbike World Championships. Moreover, I will become a pilot of the first Russian professional team.
At first I watched the races in the MotoGP and WSBK classes on TV, I really liked the beautiful bright motorcycles, and the stands clogged with public, and adrenaline. Soon I wanted to join this sport myself. I got a license, bought a Honda CBR-600RR sports bike and drove into town; I almost immediately realized that I risk my health and life every second – sports motorcycles are not designed to drive around the city. Then I decided to practice at the training ground in Dmitrov. There are no departure zones allowing the rider to slide along gravel when falling. Instead, some cliffs, one of which I immediately flew Continue reading
Many people dream of a cross motorcycle, because it gives people unprecedented freedom of movement. Unlike most sportbikes and urban models, such a motorcycle is able to move quickly enough outside of good roads, without threatening its owner with a fall and injuries. At the same time, the cross bike is much easier to manage than the enduro and other heavy types of equipment, also adapted for off-road driving. However, many simply can not afford a high-quality motorcycle, because cheap models of real sports SUVs with two wheels are practically not found on the Russian market. Therefore, you should learn how to make a cross bike with your own hands – this will help to save a lot of money and adapt the resulting equipment to your needs. Continue reading
It’s good to drive a motorcycle just for fun, but often you have to move from point A to B – to work, on business, home. The best road bikes are the ones that can handle everyday everyday trips. For frequent trips around the city it is better to buy a road bike, narrow and nimble, which behaves well on the road, helps in unusual road situations, quite powerful, comfortable. Be sure to provide a place for luggage, bags.
Note that the definition of “road bike” is conditional, differs from sports mainly in that the latter are more powerful, have a solid base that allows you to ride on impassable roads – sand, mud, clay. Road is not intended for motocross on difficult roads, rough terrain, but for fast, but not extreme driving on Continue reading