Five Things to Remember When Riding a New Bike for the First Time

Feb 11, 2014 View Comments by

Whether it’s a dirty, 20 year old dual sport you found on Craigslist or a shiny new cruiser on the showroom floor, taking a bike that’s new to you out for the first time can be an intimidating experience. Sure, you know how to ride, but each bike has its own quirks and peculiarities that […]

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First Ride: 2013 BMW R 1200 GS Waterboxer

May 20, 2013 View Comments by

I had the privilege of being the first moto-journalist in the country to try out the new waterboxer R 1200 GS for an extensive (1,433 miles with half of that accumulated off-road during the AZ BDR and the other from high-speed highway riding) first test. So far the verdict is “wow, this machine can do […]

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