First, motorcycles are less expensive then cars. As you can see motorcycles can cost only a few thousand dollars. But cars can cost anywhere from a little more than a few thousand dollars to twenty thousand dollars and up.
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You must go to www. Here is my every few years guess at what is coming for motorcycle enthusiasts in the coming year. As usual, there are caveats.
Although I worked in the motorcycle business from toI was a mere customer service enthusiast sort and never made serious decisions about marketing or sales. I have been riding on a frequent basis for over 51 years and have traversed several hundred thousand miles on two wheels, and yet I have the mechanical skills of a hamster no disrespect intended to hamsters.
I have read thousands of motorcycle magazines and been published in several. In other words, what follows is worth about what you are paying for it. When I began cogitating on this topic a week ago I had some ideas.
Now that I have done some research and interviewed motorcycle friends, I am mostly confused. Ironically, that also sums up the state of the motorcycle business — confused.
All of the parameters that used to determine success in a limited market fueled by passion mostly, in the United States anywayseem to be up in the air or disappearing. Motorcycle magazines, which ate up thousands of hours of my valuable time over the years, are disappearing. I subscribe now to only two, Motorcyclist and Cycle World.
Sadly, each month I read through an issue and wonder why I bother.
For one thing, it is not each month now, but every other month. For another, a careful reading will find virtually no articles about new motorcycles. A recent issue has lovely pieces about fantastic people and motorcycles that became legends — 40 years ago.
There was a large article on tattoos. Where has all the good stuff gone? I realize I should probably subscribe to Motorcycle Consumer News again.
Does it still exist? Turn to the internet. Like many, my phone receives almost daily epistles from the motorcycle magazines, and some of these offerings are comparison tests or road tests of new machines.
This leaves me utterly cold, as I miss spending time reading articles and gazing at the pictures of motorcycles I might or might not want to purchase.
But my friends, who are younger and mostly tech types, seem to love this. Magazines used to be a direct feed to sales of bikes, and now what magazines that remain are linking customers to the bikes through their phones.
Pretty much gone, in the case of MotoGP or Superbike, unless you pay for a subscription. That is not mass-market appeal.One early episode of the show involved a parade in honor of a famous athlete, threatened by an embittered malcontent with a bomb.
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