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Michael Stephenson

Hello, two-wheel enthusiasts! My name is Mike, and I am the person behind motorcyclebrave.com. I am ready to go for a ride at any time of the day (or night). There is something about motorcycles that nothing else compares to. Here I share everything that I learn about motorcycles.

Best 250cc Motorcycles for Beginners

Picking your first motorcycle can be a tricky thing to do. Usually, beginners are recommended to start with a motorcycle that is not too powerful or unpredictable. This usually translates into motorcycles with fewer ccs. (A brand new motorcycle is also ill-advised.) Although the ccs of a motorcycle cannot tell you everything about it, overall, …

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How Much Do Motorcycle Tires Cost (With 24 Examples)

Motorcycle tires are one of the biggest expenses most riders will have to meet on a regular basis. What is more, motorcycle tires can range in how much they cost depending on many different factors. And let’s not forget that we also have to factor in other expenses such as installation and delivery fees if bought …

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How Long Does it Take to Change Motorcycle Tires?

There always tends to be a lot of discussion when it comes to motorcycle tires. Generally speaking, motorcycle tires are not cheap, and they also tend to wear out faster, so people have to change them more often. This is where people start to talk about changing costs, time, and what is the most economical route to go. …

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Is the MSF Course Easy? (What to Expect)

Maybe you have just registered for a local MSF course, or maybe you are still contemplating the idea. However, you may be unsure what the MSF course is like, whether it is easy and what to expect. Passing the MSF course is absolutely worth it, and many riders share that they continue to reflect back …

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What Shape Are Arai Helmets? (A Reference Guide)

Finding a motorcycle helmet with the right shape can be a tricky thing to do. This can be particularly difficult with cheaper helmets. Now it is no secret that Arai helmets are expensive. However, Arai offers helmets of different shapes and sizes in an effort to meet the demands of riders and allow them to …

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Why Are Arai Helmets so Expensive? (A Quick Overview)

If you are looking for a new motorcycle helmet, you will definitely stumble upon Arai helmets. Then you will stumble upon the price tag of Arai helmets. And then you may start wondering if they are worth the extra cost. If you are in the market for a new motorcycle helmet, let me get one …

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How Much Horsepower Is a 650cc Motorcycle? (Examples)

The amount of horsepower a motorcycle has is an important consideration that people should take into account when choosing a motorcycle. However, there are a lot of variables when it comes to engines and their capabilities. So how much hp do 650cc motorcycles have? 650cc motorcycles have between 41 hp and 94 hp. Most 650cc …

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250cc vs. 650cc Motorcycles (Which One Is Right For You)

When it comes to motorcycle ccs, things are never easy. There are just so many different options to choose from that one can easily get overwhelmed. If you are here, you probably wonder how 650cc motorcycles and 250cc motorcycles compare to each other. In this articles series, I compare the most common motorcycle engine ccs …

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What to Do if a Dog Chases Your Motorcycle (Explained)

It is not uncommon for dogs to chase motorcycles. In fact, new riders may be surprised at how often these things happen. While chasing your motorcycle, dogs are not just putting their lives in danger but also putting your life and the life of other people in danger. So what is the solution? What should …

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Best Motorcycle Helmet Color for a Black Motorcycle (Explained)

Motorcycle helmets are an important piece of gear when it comes to the safety of motorcyclists. However, the aesthetic side of things is also important for many riders. Recently I got asked what is the best motorcycle helmet color for a black motorcycle a few times. White is the best motorcycle helmet color for a …

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