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Motorcycle Tire Mounting

One thing many non-motorcycle people will never understand is how riders can get excited about installing new new rubber on their motorcycles. New motorcycle tires look good, feel good and help you ride at the top of your game by providing better grip, faster stopping (shorter distance), and excellent traction in wet conditions via maximum water evacuation. Whether you decide to remove and install the tires yourself or take your … [Read More...]

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Yamaha Factory Motocrosser Cooper Webb Will Miss Monster Energy Cup Due To Thumb Injury

 Cypress, CA - September 20, 2017 – With the Monster Energy Cup coming up on October 14 at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, a decision has been made by Cooper Webb and his Monster Energy/Yamalube/Chaparral/Yamaha Financial Services/Yamaha Factory Racing team that he will not compete in the event due to lingering issues with the right thumb that he injured in practice at the Monster Energy MXGP of the USA in Jacksonville, Florida, earlier this … [Read More...]

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Can-Am Announces New 50″ Wide Trail Side-by-Side Models

Dallas, Texas, Sept. 20, 2017 – BRP (TSX: DOO) unveils four new 50”-wide Can-Am Maverick Trail Can vehicles at its annual dealer meeting in Dallas, TX. People can now enjoy the Maverick experience while accessing many public trails and tucked-away destinations with ease. With their innovative design and extreme agility, Maverick Trail vehicles enhance the consumer experience and allow people to explore the wild with confidence. The Maverick … [Read More...]

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Five Under Six: Top Five Motorcycles Under $6,000

Everyone loves lists right, well, except maybe for To Do lists. For the most part however, top five lists are a fun way to kill some time and start a debate. And that’s exactly what we are hoping to do here, get you talking about whether or not you agree with this list of our favorite top five motorcycles that can be had for under $6,000. First things first, in this list we are going to only take into consideration street legal motorcycles, so … [Read More...]

Tire Install Tech Tips YT TN

Motorcycle Tire Mounting

One thing many non-motorcycle people will never understand is how riders can get excited about installing new new rubber on their motorcycles. New motorcycle tires look good, feel good and help you ride at the top of your game by providing better grip, faster stopping (shorter distance), and excellent traction in wet conditions via maximum water evacuation. Whether you decide to remove and install the tires yourself or take your … [Read More...]

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Do Motorcycle Tires Expire? A Guide to Tire Date Codes

Much like a good beer, all tires are stamped with a Born On Date at time of manufacturing.  Also like beer, tires have an expected shelf life and they both age very differently on an uncontrolled shelf versus in a temperature-controlled environment. When the new rubber you ordered from  www.ChapMoto.com tire order arrives to your door step, just how fresh are those tires? The tire’s born-on-date, commonly known as a Date Code, is a … [Read More...]

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Tire Install Tech Tips YT TN

Motorcycle Tire Mounting

One thing many non-motorcycle people will never understand is how riders can get excited about installing new new rubber on their motorcycles. New motorcycle tires look good, feel good and help you ride at the top of your game by providing better grip, faster stopping (shorter distance), and excellent traction in wet conditions via maximum […]

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Do Motorcycle Tires Expire? A Guide to Tire Date Codes

Much like a good beer, all tires are stamped with a Born On Date at time of manufacturing.  Also like beer, tires have an expected shelf life and they both age very differently on an uncontrolled shelf versus in a temperature-controlled environment. When the new rubber you ordered from  www.ChapMoto.com tire order arrives to your […]

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Yamaha bLU cRU Road Racer Josh Herrin To Substitute For Injured Cameron Beaubier On Monster Energy/Yamalube/Yamaha Factory RacingYZF-R1 Superbike At Final Two MotoAmerica Rounds

Cypress, CA - September 4, 2017 – 2013 AMA Superbike Champion and former Yamaha Factory Racing Team rider Josh Herrin will replace injured two-time MotoAmerica Superbike Champion Cameron Beaubier on the Monster … [Read More...]

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Motorcycle Tire Knowledge Tune Up: What’s With All Those Letters and Numbers?

You’ve got a lot riding on those two round pieces of rubber at either end of your motorcycle, so it’s best you become familiar with them. There’s plenty to know about your motorcycle tires besides if they have … [Read More...]

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American Motorcyclist Association urges extra travel caution during Labor Day weekend

  PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- As millions of motorists, including motorcyclists, take to the highways for the long Labor Day weekend celebration, the American Motorcyclist Association urges extra caution and … [Read More...]

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Chaparral Motorsports Announces 2017 Side X Side Expo

August 31, 2017 (San Bernardino, CA)—Just in time for the start of the Southern California Side X Side/UTV season, Chaparral Motorsports is excited to announce its 2017 Side X Side Expo on Saturday September … [Read More...]

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Cooper Goes World Wide Webb On Saturday As He Debuts 2018 YZ450F At MXGP In Jacksonville

Cypress, CA - August 31, 2017 – Monster Energy/Yamalube/Chaparral/Yamaha Financial Services/Yamaha Factory Racing Team rider Cooper Webb will be aboard his brand-new #2 2018 Yamaha YZ450F this Saturday as he … [Read More...]

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Yamaha Posts New “Journey Further” Video

Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA, today introduced a new “Journey Further” video via www.yamahamotorsports.com and their social media channels which highlights some riding experience testimony from Yamaha … [Read More...]

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Dunlop Introduces New Harley-Davidson Tires for 2018

Buffalo, NY:  In 2017, Dunlop Motorcycles Tires achieved an amazing milestone; more than 10 million original equipment tires built in Dunlop’s Buffalo manufacturing plant have rolled off the Harley-Davidson … [Read More...]