Tips On How To Maintain Motorcycle Tires

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Motorcycle tire maintenance is an important aspect to owning a bike, and neglecting your wheels could not only put your ride in danger, but yourself as well. Each tire has its own specific needs and maintenance requirements. It’s up to you to make sure your tires are in the best condition for the safest ride. […]

Tips On How To Get The Best Rate For Motorcycle Insurance


Once you have found the motorcycle that’s perfect for you, the next step should always be to insure your ride. Unlike passenger vehicles, a motorcycle can suffer severe damage even in a mild accident or spill. Additionally, several motorcycle companies did not start instituting fork locks until quite recently, which makes several older models prone […]

Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Pt. 4: Installing a Dr. D Hour Meter


Unlike most other motorcycles that may have one or multiple gauges to provide information such as mileage, MPH, RPM and diagnostics such as warning lights, dirt bike are pretty rudimentary and offer no such luxuries (unless you have an endure or dual sport type of bike). The lack of a speedo or odometer on a […]

Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Episode 3: Dr. D Engine Relocation Kit


Traction is the key to winning motorcycle races. It doesn’t matter why type of racing you do (quarter mile, MotoGP, or motocross) anytime you lose traction you are losing speed or the potential for speed. In addition, poor traction also results in poor handling which as many know can lead to disastrous results. Traction is […]

Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Episode 2: Dr. D Exhaust System Install

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One the best ways you can improve the performance of your dirt bike is to swap the stock exhaust system with either an aftermarket muffler or full system. There are many manufacturers such as FMF, Yoshimura, and Pro Circuit that make quality exhaust systems for both 2-stroke and 4-stroke dirt bikes. However, for the Chaparral […]

ChapMoto Pro Works Part 1: Improving Power Delivery on a 2015 Yamaha YZ 450F


In a previous post we discussed our new Chaparral Pro Works Program in which Supercross/motocross industry veteran, Larry Brooks, will show the ins and outs of modding a stock dirt bike into a finely tuned machine ready for the race circuit. There are plenty of dirt bike parts to choose from that will help deliver […]

5 Tips To Follow When Purchasing Your First Motorcycle

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If you have completed the initial motorcycle training courses and are ready to buy your first motorcycle, there are some important steps to follow before you make the big purchase. Unlike cars, motorcycles are another beast when it comes to getting used to driving on the streets. Everything depends on the weather, your budget, experience, […]

Talk like a Trucker: Getting the most out of your UTV CB Radio

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Truck drivers are the backbone of our country. Traversing thousands of miles a week hauling everything from produce to lumber, if it weren’t for truckers we wouldn’t have immediate access to many of the products we use daily. The brotherhood of truckers is one in which they look out for one another providing updates on […]

Resolve to Ride: 7 Resolutions to get you Motorcyling into the New Year


It’s getting near that time of year again, time for you to make a New Year’s resolution that you’ll mostly likely give up on by March. We make resolutions with the best intentions (most of us resolve to lose weight or get into better shape) and do pretty good at keeping up with them for […]

Manage Your Fuel On Your Phone With Vance And Hines Fuelpak

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When it comes to motorcycle riding, efficiency makes all the difference. Certain products can significantly improve safety and performance, giving a rider peace of mind and helping them out when they need it the most. Something as simple as gloves can have a resounding impact on a long ride, and therefore it’s important riders are […]