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  1. New to the forum with a major flooding issue

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    Hi, I'm Ruchir and my ride is a TVS Apache RTR 160 4v, I've been riding this motorcycle for a year but am experienced in riding since the last 7 years. I know a 160cc may not sound like alot but here in India where people usually ride in shorts and flip-flops it's plenty power as 150cc to 200cc...
  2. Conditioning Leather Jacket For Rain

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    I'm sure you guys have answered this many many times before.. but search engines aren't what everyone makes them out to be. So I want to know what the guys with years of experience have used on their leather to make sure it lasts... If you're a guy that's had the same jacket for 10 to 20 years...
  3. Riding in the Rain and Dark

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    The worst riding conditions make the best riders. Recently I got caught in the rain at the end of a long day. I rode from California to Spearfish, South Dakota, and arrived as the shadows were growing long. I could see thunderstorms ahead, and sweated out my gas situation until I finally had...
  4. Riding in the rain

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    Can anyone tell me if riding in the rain will damage my motorcycle? Should I do any maintenance work after riding in the rain, like re-lubricating the chain or drying anything off? Thanks, Bongoman
  5. Rain Riding

    Motorcycle Training, Safety, and Riding Techniques
    Hey wanted to shout out for some info on Rain Riding. I am actually one of those people that see the storms comming and jump for my bike. I have been riding for many years on my 94 suzuki rf600 (in the rain :D ) and use all the proper safty gear yet I am worried about my new bike. I just...
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