How to Calculate Motorcycle Workshop Labor Costs

How to Calculate Motorcycle Workshop Labor Costs

Have you ever wondered about what factors contribute to the overall cost of having your motorcycle repaired? As someone who recently bought a fixer-upper, I’ve been calling just about every Las Vegas motorcycle servicing shop in town, trying to find the best rates around. I’ve found a few common factors that will affect the price

5 Things You Should Know About Motorcycle Travel

5 Things You Should Know About Motorcycle Travel

Have you ever thought about buying a motorcycle and hitting the open road? The wind in your hair and your worries at your back. Motorcycle travel can be an exhilarating experience that is second to none! But before you can hit the open road on your motorcycle from BBV Powersports, there are a few things that you should know about motorcycle travel such as safety precautions to take, how to choose the right bike, and tips for getting the most out of your ride from experienced riders! Here are 5 things you should know about motorcycle travel.

Reasons Why Motorcycles Are Better Than Cars

Reasons Why Motorcycles Are Better Than Cars

Have you ever thought about the pros and cons of owning a car versus owning a motorcycle? I mean, beyond the fact that you’d look cool in a leather jacket like Brad Pitt in the Curious Case of Benjamin Button? There are a million reasons why motorcycles are better than cars, but we’ve picked out a few of our favorite reasons here at BBV Powersports.

Summer Motorcycle Tips for Hot Weather Riding

Summer Motorcycle Tips for Hot Weather Riding

Summer is upon us and with it, the blazing heat of the Las Vegas sun. For many Las Vegas locals, temperatures soaring into triple-digit temperatures are nothing new but that doesn’t mean that riding around in the heat doesn’t come without its fair share of challenges. At BBV Powersports, we want to help you beat the heat with these summer motorcycle tips that will help you keep cool during hot weather riding!

Getting Your Motorcycle Ready for Spring: Post-Storage Bike Care

Getting Your Motorcycle Ready For Spring- Post-Storage Bike Care

It’s very common for riders all over the country to put their motorcycles up for the winter. Between cold weather, unpredictable precipitation, and less-than-ideal roadways in the winter, it’s not very practical to ride around town. In fact, unless you are fortunate enough to live in a part of the nation that has mild weather

Choosing the Right Seat for Your Motorcycle

Choosing the right seat for your motorcycle

Motorcycles usually come with stock, original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts installed right out of the factory! The problem with this is, unlike headlights and gears that are more practical than used for comfort, motorcycle seats are all about comfort! Not all riders are built the same, so why would stock seats be one-size-fits-all? Luckily, changing

Tips for Riding a Motorcycle Through Winter

Tips for Riding a Motorcycle Through Winter

Sure, motorcycle riding sounds more enticing during the other seasons when the temperature is more bearable, and the roads are clearer. But that shouldn’t stop you from enjoying a winter ride this cold season! How to Enjoy a Motorcycle Winter Ride Luckily, Las Vegas doesn’t deal with snow unless miracles happen. So what riders mainly

Three Ways Learning to Ride a Motorcycle Will Change Your Life

Three Ways Learning to Ride a Motorcycle Will Change Your Life

If you’re learning to ride a motorcycle, be prepared to have your life changed. People who have only ever driven a car cannot understand fully that riding is certain to alter your life perspective just a little. Here are three ways how. Riding a Motorcycle Develops Presence of Mind Riding a motorcycle is vastly different

Motorcycle Maintenance in the Desert

Motorcycle Maintenance in the Desert

Las Vegas can get hot. Like Africa hot. Living in such an arid environment presents certain challenges for motorcycle maintenance. In a previous article we discussed riding tips for surviving the heat. In this week’s article we’ll look at motorcycle maintenance tips for riding in the Las Vegas desert. Protect Tires and Other Rubber Components

5 Reasons Why You Should Ride a Motorcycle

5 Reasons Why You Should Ride a Motorcycle

If you’re thinking about purchasing a motorcycle, we applaud you. It’s not just because we’re a motorcycle dealership, but because we’re a community. A lot of people ride a bike under different circumstances– for reasons ranging from passion to practicality. Enjoy the Thrill One of the highlighting features about riding a motorcycle is the thrill.

Kawasaki’s Latest Innovation in Smart Technology

Kawasaki's Latest Innovation in Smart Technology

Kawasaki Motorcycle announced last year in 2016 it’s plans to incorporate artificial intelligence into future motorcycles, with a system that can adapt to its rider’s skill and riding style, communicate with him, and even sense emotions and develop its own personality attributes!  AI is becoming real, people!  Yeah, it’s creepy.  Kawasaki Motorcycle should probably name

Four Different Types of Motorcycles You Need to Try

Four Different Types of Motorcycles You Need to Try

There are six different types of motorcycle categories: Dirtbike, dual purpose, standard, touring, sport, and cruiser. A universal classification system for motorcycles are nonexistent; This all depends on the manufacture and how the vehicle is designed. The following are different types of motorcycles that will help you understand the distinction between all of them. Standard

Maintaining Your Motorcycle

Maintaining Your Motorcycle

Because motorcycles are always exposed, they’re designed to withstand many elements that come their way. However, just like any vehicle, they’ll experience wear and tear in appearance, drivetrain, and chassis. While many manufacturers have their set of rules in maintenance, there’s still a few universal rules to follow when it comes to biking. Routine Maintenance