How to Use a Motorcycle Wheel Chock – Ultimate Guide

Here on the CitizenShipper blog, we wrote about wheel chocks and motorcycle shipping on a number of occasions. In this short guide, we’ll describe how to use a motorcycle wheel chock correctly. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves! Covering the basics first…    What is a motorcycle chock? First off, a motorcycle wheel chock Read more about How to Use a Motorcycle Wheel Chock – Ultimate Guide[…]

Best Motorcycle Wheel Chocks Reviews (2020)

As most motorcycle owners will tell you, a good wheel chock is almost indispensable. Whether you’re transporting a bike or repairing one, you’ll want a solid piece of metal holding it in place. They keep it stable, minimize the wear-and-tear, and reduce unnecessary strain. If you value peace of mind, you’ll get a quality wheel Read more about Best Motorcycle Wheel Chocks Reviews (2020)[…]

How to pack a bike for Shipping ? Packing Tips | Citizenshipper

How to pack a bike for Shipping ? Packing Tips | Citizenshipper

If you have planned a vacation in the saddle, or need to shift your two-wheeler to a mechanic, velodrome or off-road race track, you’ll have started thinking about how to ship it. The good news is you’re not alone. Bikes have been packed and shipped since they were invented, meaning there are packages and cases Read more about How to pack a bike for Shipping ? Packing Tips | Citizenshipper[…]

Are Motorcycle Carriers Safe to Use? | Citizenshipper

Are Motorcycle Carriers Safe to Use? | Citizenshipper

For most motorcycle owners, that feeling of freedom that riding gives you is unlike any other. You feel like there’s not a single obstacle ahead, you could get literally anywhere! But that’s not strictly true, is it? Sometimes you just have to arrange for motorcycle transportation, either privately or by hiring a hauler. Professional transporters Read more about Are Motorcycle Carriers Safe to Use? | Citizenshipper[…]

How to unload a bike off a pickup truck? | Citizenshipper

How to unload a bike off a pickup truck? | Citizenshipper

For advice on loading your motorcycle onto a pickup truck, take a look at our sister guide. Getting your bike onto a pickup truck is only half the battle. There’s another, equally vital step between you and the saddle, and that’s safely unloading your bike from the back of your truck. Two-wheel enthusiasts have a Read more about How to unload a bike off a pickup truck? | Citizenshipper[…]

How to tie down a dirt bike? | Citizenshipper

How to tie down a dirt bike? | Citizenshipper

Whether you’re taking your dirt bike to the mountains or to a garage, it needs to be secure. No point arriving at a Motocross park to discover your Yamaha YZ250 has been damaged by the journey – or worse, fell off along the way. Knowing how to tie down your dirt bike is as important Read more about How to tie down a dirt bike? | Citizenshipper[…]

How to make a motorcycle pallet? | Citizenshipper

How to make a motorcycle pallet? | Citizenshipper

When shipping your motorcycle, you might have several container options available. From the bare-bones chock-on-trailer setup, you can go all the way to the full commercial enclosed crate shipping. But if you choose the DIY approach, a simple shipping pallet might be the most appropriate option. So how do you make a motorcycle pallet, and Read more about How to make a motorcycle pallet? | Citizenshipper[…]

How do you carry a motorcycle in a car? | Citizenshipper

How do you carry a motorcycle in a car? | Citizenshipper

There are plenty of reasons why you might need to transport a motorcycle by means other than riding it. Perhaps it’s broken down or run out of fuel. Perhaps it’s being taken to a racing track or off-road trail, and you want to arrive without wear and tear for best performance. Perhaps it’s classic or Read more about How do you carry a motorcycle in a car? | Citizenshipper[…]

Can a dirt bike fit in a van? | Citizenshipper

Can a dirt bike fit in a van? | Citizenshipper

Yes, your dirt bike will fit in most vans and minivans.  The dirt bike experts at Dirt Bike Newbie recommend the following vehicles for transporting dirt bikes: Chevrolet Express Cargo GMC Savana Cargo Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Cargo Van Ford E-Series Van Ram C/V Tradesman Nissan NV Cargo Van Ram ProMaster Nissan NV200 Compact Cargo But most Read more about Can a dirt bike fit in a van? | Citizenshipper[…]

How to protect motorcycle in an open trailer? | Citizenshipper

How to protect motorcycle in an open trailer? | Citizenshipper

Many motorcyclists are concerned about carting their pride and joy in an open-air trailer. There’s not only weather to contend with, but loose straps, bumpy roads and sharp turns as well. It’s one thing to ride a motorcycle through these conditions, but another to transport it helplessly on a trailer. The worst thing would be Read more about How to protect motorcycle in an open trailer? | Citizenshipper[…]