So, you have finally decided to take the plunge and want to get out on the open road on two wheels. Purchasing your first motorcycle is a rite of passage and you are taking steps toward freedom on the road. This is just the beginning of a journey that will run for the rest of your life, bring you untold joy, long term relationships, some heartache, and probably cost you a ton of your money as your passion for two wheels grows. During the first few steps you must consider numerous options before you decide what motorcycle is best for you.
Choosing the right motorcycle can be a challenging task for both first-time and experienced riders. The choices available are endless and there are so many factors to consider for picking and purchasing a motorcycle as it can become quite overwhelming to first-time riders. Besides their knowledge of motorcycles, experienced riders face the same problem due to the wide range of considerations and decisions to make.
Here are some key factors to consider:
- What is the right motorcycle for you? “Usability”
- How to choose the right motorcycle?
- Types of motorcycles
- The hidden dangers of an ill-fitting motorcycle
- New or used?
- ABS or non-ABS?
- How much should I spend?
- Motorcycle protective gear
- Should I get insurance?
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