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Yamaha FZ-07 / MT-07 Fatal Flaw and How To Fix It

By |2020-02-22T12:30:55-08:00February 20th, 2020|Categories: All, Free, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , , , |

Yamaha FZ-07 / MT-07 Fatal Flaw and How To Fix It Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. The engineering of the Yamaha MT-07 / FZ-07 forks is seriously flawed resulting in no static sag. Dave explains the how & why of it. Luckily the fix is easy, which Dave [...]

2 Clicks Out: KTM Adventure 790 R Dirt & Street Suspension Setups

By |2020-02-17T09:31:33-08:00February 17th, 2020|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , |

2 Clicks Out: KTM Adventure 790 R Dirt & Street Suspension Setups Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. A gentleman brought his Adventure 790 R to a track day and asked Dave [...]

The Long Haul – Cromwell to Nelson via Arthur’s Pass and the Buller Gorge

By |2020-02-16T16:49:44-08:00February 16th, 2020|Categories: Article, How-To, Suspension, Testing Program, Tires|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Premium Article Excerpt. To read the full article please Subscribe or Login. More testing with suspension, geometry and tyre pressures on yet another long haul ride from Cromwell to Nelson over Arthur's Pass and via the Buller Gorge. As the forecast was much warmer weather, this was a great opportunity to acquire [...]

1,1000kms ride from Nelson to Invercargill in 12.5 hours

By |2020-02-14T20:14:01-08:00February 14th, 2020|Categories: Article, Reviews, Suspension, Testing Program|Tags: , , , , , , |

Premium Article Excerpt. To read the full article please Subscribe or Login. Given the forecast or torrential rain in The Southlands, I decided to make the trip from Nelson to Invercargill in one go. Not the longest ride I have done but certainly one of the more physical and mental stress tests [...]

Best & Worst Liter Bike Stock Suspension

By |2020-02-13T10:39:19-08:00February 13th, 2020|Categories: All, Reviews, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Best & Worst Liter Bike Stock Suspension Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Suspension is more important than horse power in every class of motorcycle. Dave ranks all the 1000+ cc motorcycles [...]

2 Clicks Out: Hypermotard 1100 Suspension Setup

By |2020-02-10T09:55:38-08:00February 10th, 2020|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , |

2 Clicks Out: Hypermotard 1100 Suspension Setup Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Who wants a Supermoto bike when you can have Ducati's Hypermotard. Bigger is better, no? They're probably made in [...]

Mosscast: Sending Motorcycle Forks & Shock For Servicing

By |2020-02-08T12:10:29-08:00February 8th, 2020|Categories: All, Mosscast, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , |

Mosscast: Sending Motorcycle Forks & Shock For Servicing Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. If you're going to send your forks and/or shock(s) to a shop for servicing, you must listen to [...]

2 Clicks Out: R6 Fork Springs at a Track Day

By |2020-02-06T10:50:54-08:00February 6th, 2020|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , |

2 Clicks Out: R6 Fork Springs at a Track Day Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. A young lady riding at a Laguna Seca track day brings her Yamaha R6 to Dave [...]

Nitron protoype R2 for the Tracer GT

By |2020-02-05T12:16:07-08:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: Article, How-To, Reviews, Suspension, Testing Program|Tags: , , , , |

Premium Article Excerpt. To read the full article please Subscribe or Login. The OEM shock on the GT Tracer was not going to last forever and with a guesstimate of around 10,000kms - the rear tire wear showed it was time to retire.  Thanks to Nitron in providing a prototype shock built [...]

2 Clicks Out: S1000RR 200 lb Rider vs 300 lb Rider Suspension Setup

By |2020-01-30T12:07:11-08:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , |

2 Clicks Out: S1000RR 200 lb Rider vs 300 lb Rider Suspension Setup Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Riding buddies Rob Wright and Norris Cabel brought their BMW S1000RR's to a [...]