First we would like to thank everyone that took the time to tell us the story of their first ride. We received a lot of great stories and this was truly a tough decision for our judges to make. Congratulations to Arnold Fox of Adrian, Michigan! Arnold’s story about his first motorcycle won the judges over and he is now the proud winner of a Caliber Trailer Shield. Want to read the winning story? Check it out below: My First Motorcycle by Arnold Fox I love to ride, everything becomes more real. The grass is greener, the air is crisper. Every smell takes a breath of its own and comes alive. The scent of fresh cut grass becomes a fourteen year old boy mowing the lawn in […]
Recently, we published on our FaceBook page a photo of a motorcycle that had been converted into a lawn mower, or should that be a lawn mower converted into a motorcycle? Either way, the contraption was pretty dang cool. The post got a lot of action, so we thought that we’d dig a little further into the world of Motorcycle Mowers and see what else was out there. Turns out most are built on the mower platform, utilizing the mower engine and motorcycle front end. Below find a gallery of some awesome “custom lawn rides” that John Deere would certainly be proud of. So which is your favorite? Do you think you’d mow your yard more often if you owned one of these bad boys?! If you […]
This week we have deals that everyone can enjoy no matter what they ride! Harley: Get your bike ready for riding season with 15% off National Cycle windshields. Offer ends 2/28/12 Off Road: Dennis Kirk offers up to 17% off suggested prices on brand name off road exhausts. Metric Bike: The new Metric Bike products for 2012 are in! Have you received your 2012 Metric Bike catalog yet? Snowmobile: Winter is winding down and you know what that means: new closeout items! Don’t forget that FXR Gear is still 25% off! (limited time only) What do you need to get your ride ready for Spring?
Riding around on a motorcycle with nothing but a t-shirt, jeans, and the wind in your hair may sound liberating, but it’s actually a sure fire way to get hurt. Riding without the proper protective gear dramatically increases your chances of injury and death in the event of an accident. Here is a quick rundown of safety gear you should wear while riding: Helmet: This is one of the most important pieces of equipment you can wear. Only use helmets that are manufactured specifically for motorcycle use. These helmets are designed not only to protect from abrasion, but also to absorb shock, and keep the helmet fitting snugly while staying on your head. Always make sure your helmets meet DOT standards. Eye Protection: Protecting your eyes is […]
Have you been looking for a new helmet but don’t want to spend big bucks? This week only we have 15% off AFX Helmets! Hurry and take advantage of this deal because it ends 2/23/12! Riding season is just around the corner! How has your bike been sounding lately? We have up to 24% off suggested prices on name brand exhausts! Did you find any awesome deals this week?