Surviving the Coastal Elements – Salt and Sand on your Motorcycle

You probably don’t know me, but if you ride a motorcycle, I might know a little about you.  That is because most of us that ride, share a lot of the same passions.  I am the Manager of the J&P Cycles Retail Superstore at Destination Daytona in Ormond Beach, FL and this is where you [...]

By | 2018-06-06T08:35:21+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Categories: How-To Articles, Product Information|4 Comments

New Rage Cycles LED Fender Eliminator Kit

The New Rage Cycles LED Fender Eliminator Kit is a must for any sport or standard motorcycle owner. When it comes to quality, brightness and ease of install, New Rage Cycles is industry leading. Most manufacturers actually have it planned to make an attractive motorcycle; sleek lines, compelling angles, something that stirs the soul as you [...]

By | 2018-05-22T15:14:31+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Categories: How-To Articles, SportBike, Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Rage Cycles LED Fender Eliminator Kit

Cycle Care: Cleaning/ Detailing Products Review

Cycle care and cleaning is number seven on my "least favorite things to do" list on my bike or truck. I know, I know, its sacrilege to the biker community, but I'd rather be riding than cleaning. That said, it is important to have a clean ride, and not just for the purpose of impressing [...]

By | 2018-05-17T14:54:58+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: Editorial/Commentary Articles, How-To Articles|Comments Off on Cycle Care: Cleaning/ Detailing Products Review

Sportbike oil change and facts

“An oil change is the cheapest insurance you can buy for your motor”. I have found myself saying this countless times over the years as it always holds true. Engine oil is your motor’s lifeblood and will affect your engines longevity and performance more than any other factor. Let’s go over the what, why and [...]

By | 2018-05-09T16:00:11+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: How-To Articles, Motorcycle Maintenance, Tech Tips|2 Comments

Vance and Hines Code REaD Diagnostic Tool

Vance & Hines Code Read is a Harley code reader, you no longer have to take your ride to the dealer to find out what that code light on your Harley is. Vance & Hines Code REaD allows you to stay in-sync with your Harley-Davidson motorcycle. Easily diagnose, clear and learn about trouble codes related [...]

By | 2018-05-11T09:52:27+00:00 April 27th, 2018|Categories: How-To Articles, Tech Tips, Tools|Comments Off on Vance and Hines Code REaD Diagnostic Tool

How to Build a Harley-Davidson Sportster Tracker on a $2,000 Budget

How to Build a Harley-Davidson Sportster Tracker on a $2,000 Budget The reviving popularity of hooligan flat track racing has sparked enthusiasm for customizing Harley Davidson Sportsters by converting them into dual-sport trackers and scramblers. Lines continue to blur what once clearly separated motorcycles into standard classifications. Customizers want to push the limits of what [...]

How to Customize Your Motorcycle

Motorcycle enthusiasts love to express individual style through customization. American V-Twin motorcycles like Harley Davidsons are fun to customize, because they can take on so many different looks. Serious riders like to get highest possible performance out of their motorcycle by replacing stock parts with quality aftermarket parts. J&P Cycles has a large variety of [...]

By | 2017-02-02T11:56:09+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Categories: Bike Builds, How-To Articles|3 Comments

Winterizing Your Motorcycle

Winterizing Your Motorcycle If you aren't one of the lucky ones who lives in a climate where you can ride year round, you will need to store your motorcycle for the winter. You want to make sure your bike will be ready for that first spring ride, so don't just park your bike for a [...]

Road Hazards to Avoid on a Motorcycle

Road Hazards to Avoid on a Motorcycle https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eL0Rtvlw8X8   When you are riding on two wheels, you have to be more aware of your surroundings than if you are driving a car. There are many hazards to look out for that could cause damage to you and your bike. 1. Gravel One of the [...]

By | 2017-01-26T12:19:05+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Categories: Editorial/Commentary Articles, How-To Articles|3 Comments

J.W. Speaker Adaptive Headlight

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=561spN6mFI4   Let There Be Light I recently upgraded my Roadking with the J.W Speaker adaptive LED Headlight and LED Spot Lights. I’ve had them installed now for a few hundred miles and so far, so good. Installation was easy and the lights had a feel of quality to them. Since my bike is [...]

By | 2017-01-26T10:42:38+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Categories: How-To Articles, Lights|Tags: , , , , |5 Comments