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Here’s a round-up of the 5 best reads we came across online this week. Enjoy!

(1) “Hey! Look At Me! How To Be Seen And Not Hurt” by Joe Neric, Motorcyclist

"When a new motorcyclist asks a veteran rider how to avoid becoming bumper jam, the answer is usually something like, "Ride as if you're invisible." It's good advice because although it should be impossible not to notice an adult-sized human on a 500-pound motorcycle with the headlight on, the most common statement given to the cops at car-bike crash scenes by drivers is, "I didn't see him."" Photo from Motorcyclist.

“When a new motorcyclist asks a veteran rider how to avoid becoming bumper jam, the answer is usually something like, “Ride as if you’re invisible.” It’s good advice because although it should be impossible not to notice an adult-sized human on a 500-pound motorcycle with the headlight on, the most common statement given to the cops at car-bike crash scenes by drivers is, “I didn’t see him.”” Photo from Motorcyclist Online.

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(1) “VIDEO: Inspirational motorcycle trip stretched from Alaska through South America” by Joel Landau, New York Daily News

Long distance Kawasaki Motorcycle Trip

“Alex Chacon rode his motorcycle for 503 days and more than 82,000 miles on the adventure of a lifetime — that changed his life.” Photo from New York Daily News.

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(1) “Anti-Lane Splitting Law Dies In California Senate” by Surj Gish, Ride Apart

"A bill that could have made motorcycle lane splitting illegal in California has died due to lack of popular support. Surj from LaneSlittingIsLegal.com gives us the scoop." Photo from Ride Apart.

“A bill that could have made motorcycle lane splitting illegal in California has died due to lack of popular support. Surj from LaneSlittingIsLegal.com gives us the scoop.” Photo from Ride Apart.

 

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(1) “Understand Stopping Distance” by Mark Lindemann, Cycle World

"very basic driving course tells you there are two components to how long—and how far—it takes you to stop: reaction time and braking time. But motorcyclists need to know more." Photo from Cycle World.

“Every basic driving course tells you there are two components to how long—and how far—it takes you to stop: reaction time and braking time. But motorcyclists need to know more.” Photo from Cycle World.

 

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(1) “Introducing The Extrigger: Suzuki’s Electric Answer To The Honda Grom” by Dennis Chung, Motorcycle.com

"Suzuki announced it will present a new electric mini-bike concept at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. The new concept will be called the Extrigger which is a combination of the words Electric Crossover and Trigger." Photo from Motorcycle.com.

“Suzuki announced it will present a new electric mini-bike concept at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. The new concept will be called the Extrigger which is a combination of the words Electric Crossover and Trigger.” Photo from Motorcycle.com.

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