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RumbleOn Road Captain

Your fearless leader in all things to do with motorcycle education. I cover tips and advice for motorcycle riders, motorcycle product reviews, and pretty much anything I think is useful to my fellow bikers.

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Articles, Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket

Which Sportbike is the Best For a Beginner?

by RumbleOn Road Captain

Fear not, the best sportbike for beginners is easier to find than you might think.

If you’ve been wanting to learn how to ride a motorcycle for a long time, the time is now. Whether you’re into ATVs, motorcycles or sportbikes, there’s always a learning curve. For the purposes of this article, we’re going to concentrate on sportbikes.

Articles, Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket

Is ABS a Must-Have Motorcycle Safety Feature?

by RumbleOn Road Captain

Does ABS make motorcycles safer to ride? Is it worth the investment?

ABS motorcycles, or motorcycles with anti-lock braking, have become increasingly popular over the years. Which makes sense considering cars and trucks come standard with it. 

But while many riders are eager to test out the capabilities of this motorcycle feature, some are still not convinced ABS is necessary.

Articles, Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket

VIN Safety: Is it Safe to Give Out My Motorcycle VIN?

by RumbleOn Road Captain

Motorcycle VIN Check: Should you give out VIN numbers online?

Conducting business in a virtual context can be a vexing process. And with so many online scammers and dishonest buyers prowling the internet, it’s no wonder why so many motorcycle sellers are hesitant to give out their motorcycle VIN number freely. That’s why, when you sell your motorcycle online, you want to make sure you’re working with an honest online retailer like RumbleOn.

Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket, Reviews

Model Overview: 2016 KTM RC 390 Review and Specs

by RumbleOn Road Captain

Considering a naked bike for your first motorcycle? The KTM RC 390 could be the ride you’re looking for.  

Attention novice riders and seasoned thrill-seekers: not only is the 2016 KTM RC 390 a proven contender in the category of best motorcycles for beginners, it’s also one of KTM’s most capable (and zealous, I might add) ultra lightweight naked bikes.


Articles, Motorcycles, The Brain Bucket, FAQ

How to Sell a Motorcycle With a Lien

by RumbleOn Road Captain

Just because you still owe money on your motorcycle doesn’t mean you can’t sell it.

It can be tough selling a used motorcycle, let alone selling a motorcycle with a lien still attached to it. If you do have a loan balance to pay off and need to sell your bike, hope is not lost. There are ready buyers, like RumbleOn, who will gladly work with you as you settle any outstanding dues—some may even settle those dues for you!

Take a look at the options available to sell a motorcycle if you still owe money on it.

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