With the cost of gas and car maintenance growing ever higher, the classic motorcycle and scooter are starting to shed its poor man’s wheels image. Currently, a growing number of car drivers are choosing the sleeker, more maneuverable, go-anywhere two wheeler.
For large families it may a smart choice as an add-to the big SUV for short runs into town. If merely as being a quicker, independent way of getting them where they would like to go, meanwhile, more singles and married women are starting to see the main advantages of a scooter or motorcycle even.
Even empty-nesters and baby boomers will also be feeling the demand for speed on long-awaited biking adventures (now that the kids have grown! ).
Around the Web, get past the traffic jam of dealerships and roadside sellers for the real lowdown on the best scooter or motorcycle to the buck at top sites and busy online communities – offering reviews, safety information, motorcycle tips for beginners, and buying information and directories on accessories, gear, parts and equipment :
Motorcycle USA – The grand-daddy of all American motorcycle communities features a web-based news, superstore and have articles, how to’s and discussion forums, and lots more for that motorcycle enthusiast.
Motorcycle Reviews – Read current reviews, buying guides and view photos on models such as Buell, Honda and BMW Harley Davidson, and Suzuki tested on the track and on the road.
Motor Scooters Guide – Getnews and reviews, driving tips, tips on maintenance and related resources with info on online community membership signup.
Scooter Diva – Check out chicks on scooters featuring a photo gallery, reviews & buyer’s guide, busy community forum.
Bikers Engine – Go hog wild at this top directory of international listings to associations and clubs, antique motorcycles, dirt parts, bikes and equipmentvideos, equipment, lots and books more.
MotorcycleSurvey.com – International clearinghouse of reviews posted by fellow motorcycle owners.
Bikelinks – A biker site with a brain – offering an easy, searchable international A-Z directory, with comprehensive listings to everything motorcycle-related.
Vtwin Mama – A great resource specifically geared to women by using a buying directory, newbie tips & advice, a guide to customizing motorcycles for shorter riders, repair how to’s, discussion boards, and links to related resources.