Christmas on a Budget: Chap Moto’s Favorite 25 Gifts Under $25

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If you’re a procrastinator like me, then you still have quite a bit of Christmas shopping to do. Whether it’s the thought of fighting the crowds, you’re not sure what to get the people on your list, or the dread of the hit its going to put on your pocket book, there are plenty of […]

Don’t Know Anything About Dirt Bikes? 10 Gift Ideas for People Who Do

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It seems to happen every year, you’re cruising through your Christmas shopping list, crossing off names as you find the perfect gift for each one, and then you get to that one person you just don’t know what to get them. You know one thing for sure, they’re really into their dirt bike and dirt […]

Socking Stuffers: Socks to Stuff Your Christmas Stockings

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Funny thing, when you’re a kid, there’s nothing exciting about getting socks as a Christmas gift. At eight-years-old, socks are boring. You can’t play with them, you can’t stack them or build a millennium falcon out of them. All you do is slip on your feet and go. Big deal! If you’re like me, as […]

Motorcycle MPGs

Looking for motorcycle MPGs? How many miles per gallon does your motorcycle burn? We have complied this comprehensive chart of motorcycle MPG ratings for US Miles Per Gallon (Combined) from NADA data. Motorcycle MPG Chart Model Year Manufacturer Model US mpg (Combined) BMW 2016 BMW G 650 GS 66 2015 BMW G 650 GS 66 […]

EDC For Dual Sport Riders

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Long highway rides, short single track adventures, or a mix of fire roads and splitting lanes in bumper-to-bumper traffic, dual sport riders do it all. In order to do it all you need to be prepared. Below are a few items that can help dual sport riders tackle the two wheeled tasks thrown at them. […]

Hi-Viz Motorcycle Gear to Light Up the Night

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Motorcycle riding is a great activity and extremely affordable method of transportation, however, it’s not without its dangers–most notably not being seen by other motorists. Motorcycles are much smaller than most other vehicles on the road and therefore can easily get lost amongst a sea of other cars and trucks on the road or inattentive […]

Motorcycle Theft Prevention: Protecting Your Prized Possession

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According to a report released by the National Insurance Crime Bureau back in October 2015, the good news is that motorcycle thefts have decreased by 6% in 2014 compared to 2013 even though overall motorcycle sales increased by 4%. Even better news is that from 2011-2014 motorcycle thefts decreased by 8%. So while more motorcycles […]

Best Options for Riders Looking for Three-Wheel Motorcycles

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While trikes, or three-wheeled motorcycles, have been around for decades, they are currently experiencing a surge in popularity with manufactures such as Harley-Davidson, Can-Am, Polaris, and even Honda getting into the fray. It’s hard to pinpoint exactly why trikes are becoming a popular mode of transportation but one reason could be that they are more […]

Product Spotlight: The Mad Chatter – PCI Race Radios

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Known as an industry innovator and leader, Bob Weatherman Steinberger and his company, PCI Race Radios, have been at the forefront of offroad communications for nearly half a century. With quality two radio systems that deliver clarity and rugged performance PCI is the “Go To” company for hardcore racing and leisure offroading enthusiasts alike. Outfitting […]

Understanding The Basics Of Two-Stroke And Four-Stroke Engine Oil

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Each dirt bike requires its own unique type of engine oil. Understanding which blend of oil to use for your dirt bike does not have to be hard. Instead, you just simply have to think about the variations of your bike and what type of engine you’re using. Two-Stroke Oil vs. Four-Stroke Oil For example, two-stroke […]