How do you trailer a motorcycle: 3 Simple Steps

How do you trailer a motorcycle: 3 Simple Steps

This article is for motorcycle owners who already own a trailer or are looking to buy one and want to know if they are easy to use. If you don’t have a trailer, or if you don’t plan to transport your motorcycle on a regular basis, a reliable shipping service may be more suitable. In Read more about How do you trailer a motorcycle: 3 Simple Steps[…]

How do you tie down two motorcycles on a trailer?

How do you tie down two motorcycles on a trailer?

When transporting motorcycles, you might occasionally need to load two bikes onto one trailer or truck bed. This isn’t too difficult to do, assuming there’s enough room. But how stable will those bikes be, stacked so close together? Are there any special precautions you could take?  Here’s a simple primer on how to connect two Read more about How do you tie down two motorcycles on a trailer?[…]

How do you strap down a motorcycle?

How do you strap down a motorcycle? A Brief Guide

Benjamin Franklin famously noted the trade-off between freedom and safety. Motorcyclists and cyclists know it well. Bikes of all kinds allow their owners the freedom to travel and to experience the thrill of travel. The price of that freedom? You have to know what you’re doing before getting on the saddle.  But riding is only Read more about How do you strap down a motorcycle? A Brief Guide[…]

How do you load a dirt bike without a ramp?

How do you load a dirt bike without a ramp?

Everyone knows that a proper loading ramp is indispensable when loading/unloading bikes onto/from a truck bed. Well, maybe not “indispensable”. It’s strongly recommended at best.  As previously discussed, you can safely unload a motorcycle without using a ramp. It might take a bit of elbow grease, but it’s perfectly doable. So how do you load Read more about How do you load a dirt bike without a ramp?[…]

5 Best Ways to Transport a Motorcycle without any Hassle

5 Best Ways to Transport a Motorcycle without any Hassle

Ah, the open road. Rubber on the blacktop, speed and adventure, there’s nothing quite like it. But before you can get all Springsteen, you might have to ship your bike somewhere first. And that involves fees and equipment and preparation, which can blunt the thrill of even the most mettlesome biker. First, you’ll need to Read more about 5 Best Ways to Transport a Motorcycle without any Hassle[…]

How do you transport a dirt bike on a car?

How do you transport a dirt bike on a car? | Citizenshipper

So you’ve got your dirt bike out front ready to go, but the track’s too far to ride it there. You were hoping to just load it into a truck, but your pickup isn’t available. You look at the wife’s sedan just sitting there, and think: Could I do it? What would she say? How Read more about How do you transport a dirt bike on a car? | Citizenshipper[…]

How do you tie down a motorcycle without a chock?

How do you tie down a motorcycle without a chock?

So you’ve got a bike all ready to move, and the trailer’s all set up. But what’s that? Not a wheel chock in sight! Not one that’ll fit, anyway! Whether an owner or a transporter, you may have found yourself in this sort of situation before. So then what? Call the whole thing off? Or Read more about How do you tie down a motorcycle without a chock?[…]

Driver Interviews: Kevin Chadwick, 48 states in 40 days

Continuing our series of Driver Interviews, we got in touch with Kevin Chadwick of Teacher’s Pet Logistics, a Texas-based shipping outfit. A veteran of the 101st Airborne Division, Kevin has worked as a trucker for a few years after leaving the army back in 1997. He has since finished college and is now a physics Read more about Driver Interviews: Kevin Chadwick, 48 states in 40 days[…]

How to ship a motorcycle

Motorcycle shipping tips: get your bike ready for transport

When shipping a motorcycle across the country, you’re faced with a choice. You could put all your faith in the transporter you’ve chosen and trust them to take care of everything. Or you could handle every last detail personally, prepping the bike fully before you even find a transporter. Assuming you opt for the latter, Read more about Motorcycle shipping tips: get your bike ready for transport[…]