All about Tyre Grip – What is Traction?

We always talk about grip and traction. But what exactly is traction? It comes from friction but what then is friction? We always talk...

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Ever wonder why bike shops don't sell car engine oils? Using a car-specific engine oil for motorcycle engines is bad. But worse are...

BMW STUNS EICMA WITH NEW MODELS

EICMA is the world's biggest motorcycle show and BMW took the opportunity to show off its latest range of custom bikes, cruisers, tourers and...

KMOG Defensive Riding Program Vol. 2 (Day One)

KTM Malaysia Owners Group (KMOG) organized this program to keep their members’ riding skills sharp.  KTM Malaysia pitched in with professional riders and logistical support. Day One...

Body Positioning on a Sportbike – BikesRepublic.com Riding Tip

Body positioning on a motorcycle affects its handling. It also affects the rider’s comfort. Always remember to keep the arms and upper body...

Preparing your Bike for a Sale

Selling your bike means you need to prepare it for the sale. Best not to sell your bike in poor condition. Doing so...

How Does the Powervalve Work? (Part 1 – The YPVS)

The powervalve opened up a whole new performance envelope for two-strokes, especially the YPVS. But what is a powervalve? And no, the RX-Z...

Test-ride: 2016 Honda CB500X ABS

Lightly refreshed 2016 Honda CB500X ABS stands to offer you the best bang for your buck. 471cc parallel-twin 49.6hp / 44Nm 196kg (kerb) Improved...

Ride to Colombo Bike Week 2017

Buzzword Events announces special deals for Malaysian and ASEAN riders for Colombo Bike Week 2017 and Sri Lanka island tour rides. Our friends from events...

Shark Spartan Carbon Helmet Now Comes in 14 Different Colours!

The Spartan Carbon line up has added 10 new designs from Shark Helmets Better shape design thanks to Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) technology ...

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