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Contact Patch: Dunlop Soft Slick Test

By |2019-07-05T11:45:56-07:00July 5th, 2019|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Reviews, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , |

Contact Patch: Dunlop Soft Slick Test Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Dave discovers how the Dunlop Soft Slick tires work, what pressures they like & dislike, and whether they have any grip. [...]

2 Clicks Out: Panigale V4R Suspension Setup

By |2019-06-21T16:58:01-07:00June 21st, 2019|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , |

2 Clicks Out: Panigale V4R Suspension Setup Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. The 2019 Panigale V4R Unicorn makes an appearance at a recent trackday event. It's the second one Dave has [...]

FasterClass: Motorcycle Performance Tires Prequal

By |2019-06-17T15:18:29-07:00June 17th, 2019|Categories: All, classroom, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , , |

FasterClass: Motorcycle Performance Tires Prequal Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. I, Dave Williams the editor, thought I lost this footage from a class Dave Moss taught at a recent riding school. [...]

FasterClass: Motorcycle Coasting Tire Wear

By |2019-05-30T22:31:05-07:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: All, classroom, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , , , , |

FasterClass: Motorcycle Coasting Tire Wear Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Coasting on a motorcycle is different from wheeling. It has a specific tire wear pattern on the rear tire. It can [...]

2 Clicks Out: Yamaha FZ6 Suspension Setup

By |2019-05-22T17:16:51-07:00May 22nd, 2019|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Yamaha FZ6 suspension is typical of that found on most budget entry level motorcycles. Dave shows how to get the most performance out of these basic suspension bikes. Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please Subscribe or Login. [...]

First Contact: 2019 Tuono V4 1100 Factory Review

By |2019-05-23T16:02:37-07:00May 20th, 2019|Categories: All, Reviews, Suspension, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , , , , |

Dave does a baseline suspension tune and ergo fit on a 20 minute old 2019 Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 Factory. What a world we live in. Simply incredible. Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please Subscribe or Login. [...]

FasterClass: Motorcycle Front Tire Wear

By |2019-05-17T15:59:22-07:00May 17th, 2019|Categories: All, classroom, Suspension, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , , |

Dave details 3 common front tire wear patterns involving fork geometry and braking. Remember, your tires are a data collection device, and Dave will help you read that data. Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please Subscribe or Login. [...]

FasterClass: Motorcycle Tire Cold & Hot Tears

By |2019-05-10T17:27:51-07:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: All, classroom, Tires, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The common Cold Tear and the Hot Tear are tire pressure issues. There is also a kind of cold tear from bad geometry. Dave explains what to look for and how to fix the problem. Motorcycle tire wear can ruin a tire very quickly, and they're soooooo expensive, why waste them from. [...]