The Brain Bucket

A motorcycle blog for all of you who live your life on two wheels. Ride and subscribe to motorcycle articles, tips, DIYs, videos, ultimate lists, and good reads for your dome.

Logan Reed

Rider. Writer. Harley life-r. Follow my coverage of everything from tips for motorcycle riders, to motorcycle humor, and everything else to do with living life on two wheels.
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Quizzes, Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket

Test Your Motorcycle Knowledge With this Difficult Quiz!

by Logan Reed

Looking for a challenge? Check out this motorcycle trivia curveball.

The history of motorcycles is something I can't get enough of, and maybe that’s just the biker in me talking, but it is fascinating. Once in a while, I’ll challenge you bucketheads to a harmless motorcycle trivia quiz. In terms of difficulty, those were all weak sauce, and now it’s time to lay the habañero on, thick

Quizzes, Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket

The History of Motorcycles: How Much Do You Know? (Quiz)

by Logan Reed

Is motorcycle history your forte? Take this quiz and find out!

I’m no history buff, but I know a thing or two about motorcycle history. Did you know that before motorcycles were considered recreational, they held a very defined and important role in the American war efforts? It was only after World War II concluded that motorcycle ‘clubs’ even came to be. 

Motorcycles, Slideshows, The Brain Bucket

How Much Extra Will You Pay for a Brand New Motorcycle?

by Logan Reed

New rides from the dealership are expensive; buy a used motorcycle online instead.

Do you know how to calculate a keystone markup? How about a brand-new bike’s annual motorcycle depreciation value? These are some of the setbacks you’ll encounter when you buy a new motorcycle from your local dealership.  

Articles, Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket, Reviews

Model Overview: 2017 Harley-Davidson Tri Glide Ultra Classic Reviews

by Logan Reed

Live in the saddle? This Harley-Davidson trike was made for riders who love to adventure on not two, but three wheels. Check it out. 

Given the company’s extensive history, it should come as no surprise that Harley-Davidson produced a trike that’s just as tough, powerful, and reliable as its two-wheeled cousins. Meet the 2017 Tri Glide Ultra Classic: a touring trike that has redefined luxurious cross-country rides. 

Articles, Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket, Reviews

Model Overview: 2019 Kawasaki ZX-6R Reviews and Specs

by Logan Reed

A Review of the 2019 Kawasaki ZX-6R 

One brand that consistently knocks it out of the park when it comes to performance machinery is none other than Kawasaki, whose history is as rich and vibrant as the iconic green donning its impressive line of powersports. And in 2019, they hit the proverbial grand slam yet again with the 2019 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R.

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