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Sena Cavalry Bluetooth Half Helmet review

I was recently given the opportunity to test out a Sena Cavalry Bluetooth half helmet and wanted to share my thoughts especially with April being Motorcycle Helmet safety month. Fit and Finish: The helmet sizing guide on https://www.sena.com/product/cavalry-helmet/#sizingguide was spot-on, I sent them my helmet size based on the sizing guide and the helmet is a perfect fit. The helmet quality is on par with most half helmets I have owned.
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Chieftain Elite, Chieftain Limited, and Roadmaster Classic???

  Indian Motorcycle Company has registered three new motorcycles with the California Air Resources Board under the names Chieftain Elite, Chieftain Limited, and Roadmaster Classic. What tdo you think we'll see on February 25th? Whatever it is check out www.thevtwinblog.com on February 25th to get all the details. Ride or Die, [caption id="attachment_283" align="alignleft" width="128"] The V-Twin Blogger[/caption]
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Top 10 V-Twin blog stories of 2016

2016 was a great year for V-twin motorcycles, Harley-Davidson introduce it's first new engine in 18 years, Indian Motorcycle proved it's a force to be reckoned with and Victory showed us pure performance and engineering can look cool. 2016 also saw the birth of The V-Twin Blog one of the fastest rising motorcycle sites in the world, and that is all thanks to you! I wanted to thank all of you readers for
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5 ways motorcycles have made my life better

  As we close out 2016 I am here reflecting on how motorcycles have made my life better, below I have compiled a list of 5 ways owning and riding a motorcycle have made my life better: 1. Better driver Recent studies conducted revealed that motorcyclists have a better knowledge of the rules of the road than people on four wheels.  In 2012 Equity Red Star compared car drivers to
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5 things I wish I’d known when I started doing my own motorcycle maintenace

Youtube is your shop hand Back in the day you would have to either call up a buddy that knew how to work on bikes, quiz the mechanic at the local shop or dealership on how to do the work, or just through trial and error hope you get it right. In the information age, YouTube has become a great how-to resource. A channel like Delboys Garage brings a huge library of repair
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Win a free “The V-Twin Blog” t-shirt *Contest is now closed*

What's better than a V-Twin Blog t-shirt?  A free V-Twin Blog t-shirt! From now until November 30th sign up for The V-Twin Blog mailing list and you will be automatically entered into the drawing for a free "The V-Twin Blog" t-shirt. Oh and if you have already subscribed to the mailing list no problem, you're already entered.       [gallery ids="1234,1417,1416,1236,1414,1183,1415,1239,1237,1351,1348,1347,1238,1190,1463,1464"] Unfortunately, the drawing is only open to US residents. Click here for
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Tips for Winterizing your Motorcycle

Most motorcycles perform best when they’re used regularly, the most effective way of preparing your bike for winter is to simply keep riding it. But most of us don’t live in a climate that allows a 365-day riding year. So unfortunately, we need to prepare our rides for some period of winter storage. Here are some tips to help you winterize you bike and make sure it's ready in the spring.