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Motorcycle Shipping Made Easy

Posted on 30 May 2013 in Cruiser-Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson, Powersports | 1 comment

Eric

Eric

Love technology, writing, and spending time on the water in the summer. I have been messing about with computers and various systems since Y2K was la fin du monde.
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We had the opportunity recently to ask a series of questions of the fine folks at AA Motorcycle Transport. If you want motorcycle shipping made easy, then these guys have the experience and resources to make that true. With out further ado, here is their interview. What motivates you guys to do such a great job? Any motorcycle owner can tell you that once you own a bike, a unique relationship develops. You ride, and tweak, and build, and clean, and fix, and show off your bike to everyone you come across. It becomes a truly prized possession; a reflection of where you’ve been, and a glance of what’s to come. So, when a rider needs their bike transported, as so many do, it takes a certain […]

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Commercial Poses Question to Drivers: What if Bikers Didn’t See YOU?

Posted on 17 May 2013 in Cruiser-Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson, Motorcycle News, Sport Bikes | 0 comments

Did you know it’s Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month? In honor of that we thought we would post this old commercial from right here in Minnesota. This video is aimed at the classic “I didn’t even see him coming” argument that is common in accidents between automobile drivers and motorcyclists. While the video uses a very exaggerated case of inattentiveness, it does grab your attention and make you think. What do you think? Right on point or a little extreme? Sound off in the comments below and don’t forget to look twice!

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Tips for New Riders by Fellow Riders

Posted on 10 May 2013 in Powersports | 7 comments

We asked Dennis Kirk fans for their advice for new riders on Facebook last week. Over the next couple days over a thousand fans wrote their tips to help out new riders. We were thrilled to see so many people who took the time to help out their fellow riders. Now we’ve collected some of the top tips for you to enjoy. Be sure to pass these along to any new riders you know. “Ride like the whole world around you is blind and stupid” – Nick Click “Dress for the slide not the ride.” – Bob Schilter “Don’t look where you are going …. Look where you want to go. Best advice I ever got!” – Kim Palmer “Take a motorcycle safety class, no matter what […]

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Tales from the Trails Contest – You Could Win a GoPro Hero3 Black Edition!

Posted on 06 May 2013 in Powersports | 0 comments

Every rider has them, wild stories from the trail, track, or open road. You exchange them over drinks with your buddies, now why not tell your fellow riders all over the world? Tell us your best riding story and you could win a GoPro Hero 3 Black Edition so you can catch your next wild ride on camera! How do you enter? Log onto Facebook and “Like” Dennis Kirk. Click the “Tales from the Trails” link underneath our cover photo and follow the entry directions. Once you have submitted your story be sure to share your entry with your friends so they can enter the contest too. Submissions may be entered until 11:59pm (CST) June 2nd, 2013. On the Monday, June 3rd our panel of judges will read through […]

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