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How to Safely Ride a Motorcycle With a Passenger

How to Safely Ride a Motorcycle With a Passenger

Riding a motorcycle is all about freedom and independence, and sometimes people equate that with solitude. But cruising the open road doesn't always have to be a solo adventure. Many bikers ride with a passenger, whether they're going someplace in particular or just on a joyride. Before inviting someone to hop on, however, make sure both parties know how to safely ride a motorcycle with two people.

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Product Spotlight: 2019 Harley-Davidson® FXDR 114

Product Spotlight: 2019 Harley-Davidson® FXDR 114

There’s a new motorcycle in town, and it’s making a statement. The 2019 Harley-Davidson® FXDR 114 offers unparalleled performance and handling.

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The Benefits of Becoming a H.O.G. Member

The Benefits of Becoming a H.O.G. Member

H.O.G., or Harley Owners Group, is a community of Harley-Davidson® enthusiasts who share a common love of their motorcycles. The only rule is to be the owner of a Harley-Davidson®. Created in 1983, H.O.G. chapters exist across the country, including locally with Tecumseh Harley Owners Group Chapter 1264. In addition to the sense of community, numerous other exclusive benefits come with H.O.G. membership.

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What Is a Harley-Davidson Softail?

What Is a Harley-Davidson Softail?

A Harley-Davidson Softail® refers to a specific type of motorcycle with a rear-wheel suspension that is hidden inside the frame. Harley-Davidson first introduced the Softail® in the 1980s, and the term Softail® is actually trademarked by Harley-Davidson®, though many other motorcycle manufacturers have copied the style.

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Tips for Safely Riding a Motorcycle in the Winter

By winter’s first snowfall, most riders park their motorcycle for the season. While winter-weather riding is only advised for the most experienced bikers, it’s important for riders of all skill levels to be prepared in the event of an unexpected snow or ice storm.

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Project LiveWire: A Sneak Peak at Harley's 2019 Electronic Bike

Project LiveWire: A Sneak Peak at Harley's 2019 Electronic Bike

Harley-Davidson® recently announced its plans for next year, and the future looks bright. Project LiveWire, a concept bike originally developed in 2014, is entering production with release scheduled for 2019. Big changes are coming, but old-school riders, rest assured: 2019 will be a good year.

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Winter Biker's Guide to Gear

Winter Biker's Guide to Gear

Any experienced biker knows that when it comes to riding a motorcycle, nothing is more important than being prepared. Unfortunately, new riders often overlook weather concerns. To make sure winter rides are safe and comfortable, check out this guide to winter biker's gear.

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Three Checklist Items Before Heading Out on a Long Cruise

Three Checklist Items Before Heading Out on a Long Cruise

From sea to shining sea, this country of vast distances was made for the journey. Whether it's the nostalgia and changing scenery of Route 66, the stunning views of the Pacific Ocean along California's Highway 1, or lakeshore cruising on Highway 2 in the UP, there's no shortage of routes for the adventurous rider. Before heading out to explore the highways, byways, and backroads, riders should make sure they're ready for the trip.

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Dealing with Distracted Drivers on the Road

Dealing with Distracted Drivers on the Road

Distracted drivers present a major threat to motorcyclists out on the road, and the problem is only getting worse as cell phones become more functional and enticing. Texts, calls, GPS maps, emails, and a number of other distractions mean more and more car drivers are paying less attention to the traffic around them. Luckily, there are a few motorcycle safety strategies that riders can use to deal with distracted drivers.

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