New Rider FAQs – Learning to Ride a Motorcycle

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New motorcycle riders and those interested in getting their motorcycle license obviously has some questions.

This page will cover some common questions new riders have.

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Why ride a motorcycle?

If you’re still weighing your options where a life as a motorcyclists is for you, here are some of the top reasons to ride:

  • There’s an incredible sense of freedom when you’re on two wheels.
  • It’s a great way to explore and adventure, and to experience an area in a new way.
  • You can significantly reduce your commute time.
  • You’ll have lower costs for maintenance, fuel, insurance, and registration.
  • Being a motorcycle rider can make you a better and safer driver overall.

Motorcycle Riding Tips

Learning to Ride a Motorcycle

How to Corner on a Motorcycle

Motorcycle Braking

Where to Park a Motorcycle

What to do with your motorcycle helmet when you park?

Can you ride a motorcycle without a license?

Riding a Motorcycle in the Winter

Motorcycle Commuting and Traffic

Solo Riding

State-by-State Motorcycle Laws

Motorcycle Features & Controls

What is ABS on a motorcycle?

How do you change gears on a motorcycle?

All About the Motorcycle Kill Switch

Motorcycle Gas Guide: Octane, Bad Gas, MPG, and More

Common Motorcycle Questions

What is CC in motorcycles?

How Dangerous is Riding a Motorcycle?

Motorcycle Clubs

About the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

How Much is it to Rent a Motorcycle?

Are Motorcycles Cheaper than Cars?

Best Motorcycle Apps

Storing a Motorcycle Outside

What is the Motorcycle Wave?

Is lane splitting legal?