The Long Haul: return to KSS to install and test V2 of the Nitron prototype Tracer GT shock

By |2020-04-16T12:47:55-07:00March 24th, 2020|Categories: Article, Free, How-To, Suspension, Testing Program|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Freemium Article.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please Subscribe or Login. With version 2 of the Nitron shock prepared by KSS being ready, I rode to New Plymouth to install the new shock. Valving was changed as was the needle taper and a 15nm/mm spring was installed with 12mm of preload. Front pressure was [...]

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 [...]

Should You Upgrade Your Budget Motorcycle Suspension?

By |2019-11-08T00:50:58-08:00November 8th, 2019|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , |

Should You Upgrade Your Budget Motorcycle Suspension? Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. We use the Kawasaki Ninja 400 suspension setup as the example with back to back setups between a Ninja [...]


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