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Top Riding Tips for First-Time Motorcycle Owners
Few activities are more exhilarating than riding a motorcycle for the first time. Motorcycles offer a fun ride and a fuel-efficient way to get around. However despite their benefits motorcycles can...
Five Most Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents
While some people ride motorcycles for recreation others rely on them for fuel-efficient transportation. Unfortunately motorcycles also offer less protection for you or your passenger in case of an...
Teen Driving Legislation by State
Getting your first driver's license is a major milestone and one of the first steps towards adulthood. Getting that first license may seem like an overwhelming process. You are required to take...
Driving Laws change from state to state
If you are moving from one state to another, or even passing through a state on a road trip, it is possible that driving laws will vary. If you are not aware of these laws, you may be at risk for a...
Preparing for your Written Driving Test
The prospect of getting your driver's license for the first time can certainly be an exciting one. However, if you are a poor test taker or are nervous about the written exam for any other reason...
Benefits to renewing your driviers license online
Few hassles in life can compare to the displeasure experienced when visiting a crowded Department of Motor Vehicles. All drivers know that renewing their license and registration is mandatory, but...
  You may have seen Progressive’s spokesperson Flo, with her bright lips and enthusiastic tone, talking about the Snapshot policy and how it can earn you discounts on your car insurance....
Tips to Pass your written driving test the first time.
According to a study done by an insurance company in 2010, it was estimated that 1 in 5 drivers currently on the road could not pass a written driving test. With numbers like this for drivers who...
Pass your road test the first time.
Taking your on-road DMV driving test can be a stressful affair. Even if you comfort yourself with the thought that, if you fail, you can always take the test again, having to pay the not...
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Motorcycle Lane Spliting on the Highway

3 weeks 3 days ago by mixedbin
If you drive a motorcycle or are obtaining a motorcycle license, here's a look at where lane splitting is legal and the guidelines for performing lane splitting safely. One of the most confusing aspects of driving a motorcycle is understanding what lane splitting is. Lane splitting is a term that refers specifically to motorcycles as well as similar two-wheeled vehicles and is something that every driver should understand before operating a motorcycle in order to avoid any trouble with the law. In essence, lane splitting refers to the act of a motorcycle moving in between two separate vehicle lanes in order to pass the cars ahead. These lanes will be moving forward in the same direction as the motorcycle (more...)
Posted under: Motorcycle

Top Riding Tips for First-Time Motorcycle Owners

1 day 4 hours ago by Elizabeth Erickson
Top Riding Tips for First-Time Motorcycle Owners
Few activities are more exhilarating than riding a motorcycle for the first time. Motorcycles offer a fun ride and a fuel-efficient way to get around. However despite their benefits motorcycles can be deadly when used improperly. The following are some top riding tips for first-time motorcycle owners. (more...)
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Five Most Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents

1 day 4 hours ago by Elizabeth Erickson
Five Most Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents
While some people ride motorcycles for recreation others rely on them for fuel-efficient transportation. Unfortunately motorcycles also offer less protection for you or your passenger in case of an accident. In fact motorcycle accidents are 35 times more likely to result in death than car accidents are according to data from the federal government for 2006. This study compared the number of deaths for each type of vehicle per mile traveled. Motorcycle accidents are inherently dangerous because riders lack the security that comes from being belted inside the protective shell of a metal vehicle. (more...)
Posted under: Motorcycle

Buying or Leasing: Which Option is Best for Your Next Motorcycle

1 day 4 hours ago by Elizabeth Erickson
Buying or Leasing: Which Option is Best for Your Next Motorcycle
As motorcycling enthusiasts know there is nothing like having your very own bike to ride whenever and wherever you choose. After obtaining your motorcycle operators license there are two financing options available for purchasing a motorcycle: buying and leasing. Figuring out which option is best for you will depend on many factors. (more...)
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What to Look for in a Motorcycle Insurance Policy

1 day 4 hours ago by Elizabeth Erickson
What to Look for in a Motorcycle Insurance Policy
So you finally passed your motorcycle permit test. Perhaps you bought your first bike or even the motorcycle of your dreams. No matter what your reason for riding you need to find a good motorcycle insurance policy. It's required by law just as if you were purchasing insurance for your car. This insurance plan won't just protect your new dream ride — it can protect you as well. Here are some tips on what to look for during your search for a motorcycle insurance policy. (more...)
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Are Motorcycles Only Suitable for the Summer Months?

1 day 4 hours ago by Elizabeth Erickson
Are Motorcycles Only Suitable for the Summer Months?
It is no secret that motorcycles are very popular during the summer when temperatures are warm and sunny. However what about the winter months? Are motorcycles even safe to ride during the winter? If you are a motorcyclist looking to expand your riding time into winter then have no fear as long as you follow some simple rules riding in the winter can be a safe and pleasant experience. (more...)
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How to Find a Reputable Motorcycle Repair Shop Near You

1 day 4 hours ago by Elizabeth Erickson
How to Find a Reputable Motorcycle Repair Shop Near You
When you are in need of a motorcycle repair you need to be sure you find a reputable shop to take it to. If your motorcycle was wrecked in an accident contact your insurance company first as they may be able to help. Some tips can also ensure you get back on the road quickly and without spending a lot of money. (more...)
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Does it Make Sense to Buy a Motorcycle in a Cooler Climate?

1 day 4 hours ago by Elizabeth Erickson
Does it Make Sense to Buy a Motorcycle in a Cooler Climate?
Are you contemplating the decision to buy a motorcycle? If you live in a cooler climate then you may be wondering if it is worth it to purchase a motorcycle when you will likely not be able to use it for half the year. However most motorcycle owners agree that purchasing a bike in a cooler climate is still worth it; in fact doing so just makes those six months that are fit for riding that much better. (more...)
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Why More Teens are Delaying Getting Their First License

1 day 4 hours ago by Elizabeth Erickson
Why More Teens are Delaying Getting Their First License
Most states permit teen drivers to get their license when they turn 16. However many teens are waiting until they are older to get a license and you might be one of them. What are some of the reasons this is happening? (more...)
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Seatbelt Safety: Why Seatbelts are Essential for Teen Drivers

1 day 4 hours ago by Elizabeth Erickson
Seatbelt Safety: Why Seatbelts are Essential for Teen Drivers
The first safety restraints were designed more than 200 years ago but seat belts weren't routinely installed in vehicles until the 1970s. Most seat belt laws around the country did not get introduced until the 1980s or 1990s and there are still millions of teenagers every day who choose to get into a vehicle without buckling up. Read on to discover why it's important for you to wear a seat belt every time you drive. (more...)
Posted under: United States