Tag: streetable

Sport Bike Tips and Gear : Tips on Sport Bike Tires

Hi, my name is Chad. I’m going to talk a little more about sport bikes. We talked about various modifications that can make a bike faster and handle a little better. But one of the most critical subjects is tires. Tires on a motorcycle are just unbelievably important. A lot of technology work is going […]

Sport Bike Tips and Gear : Having a Heavy Sport Bike Jacket

Hi, my name is Chad. We’re talking about sport bikes and sport bike gear. We’ve covered helmets and gloves and light jackets. We’re now going to talk about a little heavier, better protecting jackets- race quality stuff. Jackets generally, for serious riding- racing- are made out of leather. This one’s cow hide. Current racer technology […]

Sport Bike Tips and Gear : Demonstration of Sport Bike Riding

Hi, my name is Chad. We’re talking about sport bikes today, and now we’re just going to go for a quick little ride. Everything looks tight, everything looks good, so the bike’s safe to ride, so I’m going to go ahead and take it out. The controls on the motorcycle are basically, you have your […]

Sport Bike Tips and Gear : Sport Bike Helmets Tips

Hi, my name is Chad. I’m going to talk a little bit more about sport bikes. This time we’re going to cover some gear- we’re going to start with helmets. As we’ve said, with a bike, your gear is important as anything you can choose on the bike. You don’t walk out buying a bike […]

Sport Bike Tips and Gear : The History of Sport Bikes

Hi, my name is Chad. I’m going to talk a little bit about the origin of sport bikes. Sport bikes are, compared to other motorcycles, race replicas. And what that basically is is they are streetable versions of motorcycles that are used for motorcycle races. The technology is adapted to make it applicable for street […]

Sport Bike Tips and Gear : Tips on Modifying your Sport Bike

Hi, my name is Chad, I’m going to talk a little bit more about sport bikes. We’ve talked about different sizes, and about picking them out, and how that they’re basically race bred machines. Once you get your bike, I’m going to talk a little bit about some of the things that you can do […]

Sport Bike Tips and Gear : Types of Boots to Wear for Riding a Sport Bike

Hi, my name is Chad. We’re talking about sport bikes and the gear that makes riding them a whole lot of fun and a lot safer. We’ve covered helmets, gloves, jackets, pants, and now we’re getting down to the feet. When you ride a bike, and you’re looking at gear, you’re looking at gear to […]

Sport Bike Tips and Gear : Tips on Choosing a Sport Bike

Hi, I’m Chad, I’ve been talking a little bit about sport bikes and we’re going to talk a little bit now about choosing a sport bike. As I’ve said with sport bikes, they’re racing machines and they’re basically toned down for the street, and there’s some differences between motor and seating. And it’s important to […]

Sport Bike Tips and Gear : Using Mesh or Armor for Sport Bike Jackets

Hi, my name is Chad. I’m talking about sport bikes today and we talked a lot about gear. We’re going to talk a little bit about some street gear you can wear all the time to help protect you. We’ve already talked about helmets and gloves. There are different options in jackets these days. The […]