Motorcycles

How to make money buying and selling motorcycles, guides on buying the right motorcycle (for the right price), rebuilding motorcycles, tearing them down and riding them hard.

Motorcycles

How to Test your Motorcycle Charging System

How to test the charging system of a motorcycle - alternator/stator coil, regulator/rectifier, and battery.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
9 min read
Motorcycles
Featured

That New Old Bike — The Ducati 999

Ducati 999 — An old, oft-maligned bike, that I (and many) actually happen to love.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
9 min read
Motorcycles

Rent to Buy —  A Better Way to Sell Privately

A proposal for a better way to sell a used motorcycle privately — rent it out, and then sell it at a discount.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
6 min read
Motorcycles For Sale, Motorcycles

For Sale — Ducati 900SS Full Fairing (Lismore, Australia)

A Yellow Ducati 900SS Full Fairing for sale in Lismore for only A$6100.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
3 min read
Motorcycles

Is riding a motorcycle exercise?

Is motorcycling exercise? Would you rather go for a run, do deadlifts, attend a fitness class, or go for a ride? The answey may disappoint you... but it's not all bad.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Motorcycles

How to Upgrade the Clutch on a Hypermotard/Hyperstrada 821

How to fix the grabby clutch on the Ducati Hypermotard/Hyperstrada 821 by either replacing the clutch pack or adding an anti-judder kit.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
14 min read
Motorcycles

Understanding Fuel Injection Open Loop and Closed Loop

How closed-loop and open-loop modes work in motorcycle fuel-injection systems, and how it relates to your ECU.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Motorcycles

Honda CBR600RR Model History from 2006 to Now

The Honda CBR600RR — model history, buyers guide, and what to look for in a used CBR.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
11 min read
Motorcycles

An Ordinary Rider's Review of the Harley-Davidson LiveWire

How I rode my first Harley-Davidson AND my first electric motorcycle... by renting it on Twisted Road. A view from the perspective of an "ordinary rider".
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
10 min read
Motorcycles

Buying Used Motorcycles — Five Signs of a Great Example

Five things to look for in any motorcycle ad that indicate it's a really good value buy.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Tech, Motorcycles

Lego Ducati Panigale V4R vs Actual, Real Panigale

Comparison of the Lego Ducati Panigale V4R and an actual, real Ducati Panigale. Conclusion: Kinda similar, but missing details.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
3 min read
Motorcycles

Read Motorcycle Tire Date Codes in 5 Seconds

How to read motorcycle tire date/DOT codes in 5 seconds (or less if you're faster than I am).
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
3 min read