WHY SHOOTS FROM THE SILENCER OF A MOTORCYCLE?
On domestic motorcycles, a problem often arises related to the appearance of loud noises in the muffler. Even drivers of foreign vehicles often suffer from "machine gun bursts" that accompany…

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How the owner’s passion for motorcycle racing brought the film company to a new level
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…

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The best choice of tires
Most specialized sites talk about how to choose tuning accessories, shock absorbers, brakes and motorcycle oils, but relatively little attention is paid to tires. This approach is very unfair -…

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Monthly Archives: January 2020

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Test drive motorcycle Victory Magnum. Become and power

If you say the word “magnum” when you are a hunter or a military man, he will decide that this is a cartridge of increased power. And he will be right. However, there is such a Magnum, which you can communicate with without a weapons license. This is a model of a motorcycle brand Victory

What do we know about American motorcycles? At first it seems like a lot. Even a person who is not infected with Motovirus will easily call Harley-Davidson. Be sure to tell at the same time a common story that this company was created by Russian emigrants Kharlamov and Davydov. However, this, perhaps, his knowledge will end. Some will still recall (thanks to the iconic Roger Donaldson film) the Indian brand. A not-so-advanced motorcyclist may recall Buell and be very surprised that these motorcycles have not been produced for six years now. Finally, some will come to mind the monster-shaped custom Continue reading

Indian Roadmaster. Three million in two wheels

With the advent of summer, we tested the flagship model of the legendary Indian family. I must say, the motorcycle was impressive – both in appearance, and in technical solutions, and at a price …

Say right away, very little is known about Indian motorcycles in the world. And Russia is no exception. Well, at least that was until 2005, when the now-iconic Roger Donaldson movie “The Fastest Indian” starring Anthony Hopkins starred (he played the famous New Zealand motorcycle racer Bert Monroe). True, it tells about a motorcycle in 1920, which after 45 years of tuning finally managed to overcome the 200-mile bar of speed (320 km / h). Therefore, the question of whether the brand is alive right now remained unanswered. By the way, some believe that Indian is an Indian brand, and you won’t refuse logic in them … Continue reading

Motorcycle test drive

This year, Yamaha introduced the fifth generation of its flagship maxi scooter, while departing from the once-given concept of the “city lighter”. In what direction did the fantasy of Japanese engineers move this time?

The Yamaha TMAX is an iconic device. Since the advent of the first generation of this maxi scooter in 2001, each new generation has occupied the top lines of European CVT ratings. Such success is fully justified, because it was TMAX that made a real revolution in the world of large “stools”.

It differed from its competitors in a frame with high torsional stiffness, and most importantly, a pendulum rear suspension with a chain drive and a motor tightly mounted in the frame. While other manufacturers continued to use the engine crankshaft and CVT as a rear suspension arm, the innovative Continue reading

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Home-made cross-country motorcycles, types, do-it-yourself tricycles
The main directions of change for homemade motorcycles Recently, many countries hold exhibitions where designers present their home-made motorcycles. At such exhibitions, the fantasy of designers is striking. That motorcycle…

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Japanese motorcycles how to choose
For a year now, Japanese-made motor vehicles have been taking the lead in the motorcycle market. Motorcycle models from Japan fell in love with many fans of this type of…

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Unicycle
A single-wheel motorcycle is called a monocycle or unicycle. The first name came from the two Greek words “single” and “circle”. The second is from the Latin word "one." Riding…

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ATV suspension, functions and components
A vehicle suspension is a set of parts, components and assemblies that connect the vehicle body and the road surface. At present, absolutely all motor vehicles, including ATVs, are equipped…

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