Indian Motorcycle 2021 Buying Guide
Indian Motorcycle expands its footprint in MY2021 with a number of new models along with upgraded variants and complete redesigns within previous model-family platforms. Electronics that were previously hosted on just a few bikes are now more broadly available across the range. The powerful Thunderstroke 116 soups up a number of models for the performance-minded riders, and the ClimaCommand Rogue seat delivers both heating and cooling for the intrepid all-weather riders.
Engineering Blind Alleys: The Triumph Sprung Hub
Motorcycle rear suspension took a long time to catch up with front suspension. For many years, it did not exist at all before plunger-type suspension made an appearance in the late 1930s. Triumph’s Edward Turner thought he could do better while still ignoring the relatively new development of the swing arm rear suspension. The result was the Sprung Hub, with springs being housed within the hub itself, which allowed it to be fitted to existing frames and thus requiring no expensive re-designs.
Best Motorcycle Gloves 2021
Safety is paramount when it comes to driving or riding. The risks are notably multiplied when you jump out of a car and onto a motorcycle. So, choosing the best bits to protect you on those rides is very important. Riding gloves are one of those major protective elements that you need on a bike. The hand is made up of a complex skeletal structure that takes time and requires intricate operations to be bettered. So prevention is much better than cure here. So, we sort out and give you the best motorcycles gloves to buy now that are not only inclined towards safety but also provide a certain degree of comfort as well.
Best Street Motorcycle Tires 2021
Slick sticky tires always bump up your confidence level while on the saddle. You take faster corners, lean in more, and just enjoy those roads to the fullest. One main aspect that directly connects and improves on these is a good set of tires. The sole contact patch between your ride and the road plays a very crucial role in making or breaking the riding experience. We help you ’make’ the most of that experience and give you the best street motorcycle tires to buy now.
Best Mesh Motorcycle Jackets For Summer In 2021
Summers are quite hectic when it comes to riding motorcycles. Long saddle times under the hot sun and humid weather are sure to make you lethargic. Using chunky body gear during these times only accelerated the tiring process. But that’s when mesh jackets come into play. These are breathable protective motorcycle jackets that are made with a fusion of poly and mesh materials to provide you with comfort and ample breathability. And, we help you choose the best motorcycle mesh jacket that is available for 2021.
Best Dirt Bike Tires in 2021
Dirt bikes are the hooligans of the motorcycling world. This bunch of motorcycles also happens to be the only set that still comes with those rad 2-stroke engines that provide insane torque and an even more insane power-to-weight ratio. These bikes are all about handling on the most unpredictable of surfaces including sand. For that, you need some serious rubber to help achieve that extra ounce of confidence while you have a blast on those loose terrains. We sort out and give you the best dirt tires to buy in 2021.
Best Dual-Sport Motorcycle Tires In 2021
Some motorcyclists love the slick tarmac with its enticing straights and seductive curves and then some love surprises and no-roads! Both these bunches have a completely contrasting vibe factor. And then some riders love a bit of both and these are the ones who love to stay on their motorcycles for the longest. Dual-sport motorcycles are quite popular now for their versatility and sheer comfort. And tires are a key component that makes these dual-sport motorcycles so broad-minded. We bundle up the best adventure motorcycle tires you can buy in 2021 and give the key features that help it stand apart.
Best Motorcycle Helmets In 2021
Helmets are getting better in terms of looks, safety standards, and the sheer amount of technology used to create the perfect crown. It is part of the next major investment that you make after buying a new motorcycle,.so investing healthily is a very good approach. We help you choose the perfect crown by providing you with the best bundle of various types of helmets out there. The standout features, pros, and cons are listed to help you choose one without much confusion.
Best Motorcycle Helmet Cameras In 2021
Cameras and video recorders are devices that help us capture all those wonderful instances in life, so as to enjoy them later. But when it comes to recordings on the road, these recording devices serve much more than just recorded memory. It helps to keep us safe and analyze our riding skills later on, apart from enjoying those scenic routes. So, to capture your riding moments in the best possible way, we have sorted out the best motorcycle helmet cameras that you can buy in 2021.
Best Motorcycle Speakers In 2021
Motorcycle speakers might feel like an impractical approach but it is actually a necessity. It makes life on the tarmac a lot easier. The most important advantage of using motorcycle speakers is having no distractions. And with the usage of in-helmet speakers, you can even take calls with ease.
Motorcycle speakers are already offered in top-of-the-line country cruisers including the likes of Honda Goldwing, and a plethora of Harley-Davidson’ including the Street Glide, Ultra Limited Low, Tri-Glide, and all CVO models. But we are sorting together a set of aftermarket motorcycle speakers that will allow you to fit them on a motorcycle, that doesn’t come with one as well.
Best Motorcycle Chain Lubes In 2021
Motorcycle chains are one of the most worn parts of a motorcycle. It requires frequent care to keep the bike performing in its optimum condition. So, investing in good chain lubrication is a wise move that will not only help maximize the chain life but also provide a more efficient and smoother riding experience. We sort out and give you the best motorcycle chain lubes you can buy in 2021.
Top 10 Fastest Road-Legal Motorcycles You Can Buy Today
We have always been fascinated by speed. The adrenaline rush that it provides has pushed us to build some of the fastest machines on this planet. And we started clocking it way back in 1920 when Gene Walker rode an Indian at 104.12 MPH on Daytona Beach. But way before that in 1903, Glenn Curtiss set an unofficial motorcycle speed record using an aircraft engine and topped out at 64 mph.
The fire for speed is still burning strong and manufacturers continue to push the boundaries of engineering, to add numbers on the speedometer. Icons like the Honda Blackbird and Suzuki Hayabusa still remain the ones to look up to. But there are newbies coming in, and there are coming in hot! We list down the best of these fast junkies.
TopSpeed 2020 BMW Buying Guide
BMW Motorrad has long been known for the quality of its products, and the factory earns that reputation anew with its MY2020 lineup. In-house electronic innovations and mechanical refinements hold the marque in good stead against even the best market performers around the world. Sporty demeanors and luxe appointments combine across the model spread, and the factory has something for everyone with its Urban Mobility segment up through the top-tier touring machines.
TopSpeed 2020 Yamaha Buying Guide
Yamaha rolls into MY2020 with a range of cosmetic tweaks and expanded electronics suites to keep up with the times and remain competitive on the world stage. It boasts both new electronics and electronics freshly trickled down from higher up in the model ranges.
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TopSpeed 2020 Honda Buying Guide
Honda rolls into 2020 with the usual handful of Bold New Graphics items that include additional paint packages and not-so-subtle changes to the liveries across the board. The renowned Africa Twin family sports a new flagship with its Adventure Sports ES and ES DCT models, but for the most part MY20 is more about the improvement of existing models. Toward that end, you’ll find a handful of models which come with improved electronics packages as standard equipment instead of optional this year, but little in the way of newness to be found. (Spoiler alert; all of this changes for MY21.)
Top Speed’s 2020 Harley-Davidson Buying Guide
Harley-Davidson stepped up its game a notch ahead of the 2020 model year with a beefed-up lineup, starting with the mid-year release of its new entry-level cruiser, the Softail Standard. The apparent lag in rider-controlled ride-quality electronics was thoroughly addressed by the Reflex Defensive Rider Systems bundle, and for the electric-bike fans out there, the much-discussed/rarely-seen LiveWire has finally landed on showroom floors. A special Fat Boy marks the 30th anniversary of the model line alongside three new CVO models and an expanded Road Glide family with an S-model Low Rider to round out the new MY20 models.