First time bikers

February 15, 2019

Any recommendations for Insurance for young rider?

Any recommendations for Insurance for young rider? Hi, Was just wondering if anyone could recommend some other insurance companies I havent called yet. Im 18 on my A2 provisional, just did my IBT Yesterday and have called Liberty, Principal, MCE and Carole Nashe. Carole Nashe were the only one to actually give me […]

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February 12, 2019

What is a Biker’s life worth ?

A 41 year-old learner driver from Athlone who fatally injured a motorcyclist has avoided jail. Tracy O’Neill, who was driving unaccompanied when the crash happened, had pleaded guilty to careless driving causing the death of Kieran Kenny in August 2017. Roscommon Circuit court heard that Mr. Kenny was an experienced motorcyclist who was taking part […]

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February 6, 2019

fuel costs

fuel costs I’ve been looking about at bikes between a 250 up to 600cc I’d be mostly useing it for work about 25 miles each way and then a few spins from Dublin to Carlow about 50 miles ones way would a 250 make that handy or would I need more power to make […]

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January 28, 2019

Insurance for 21 yr old newbie on learner permit

Insurance for 21 yr old newbie on learner permit Trying to make the youngster get mobile— He’s 21,no experience, will have a learner permit- assumed a 125 was all that was affordable, insurance-wise,so used Liberty’s online system to get a quote- came out at just over a grand for a 125 TPF&T, then I […]

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January 15, 2019

Any lucky L-Vests about?

Any lucky L-Vests about? This might be a long shot but would anyone have an L-Vest that they’re looking to pass on? Have the test coming up soon and it could be some good karma (for you). Source: Any lucky L-Vests about?

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December 24, 2018

Insurance RS 125

Insurance RS 125 I’m trying to use the online quote system for Liberty and they quote me for an RS 125 FP 2017 no problem but they won’t quote me for an RS4. Isn’t it the same bike? If I got the RS4 does my insurance still count? Source: Insurance RS 125 […]

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December 11, 2018

Motorcycling Hand Gestures and their meanings

Although motorcycle hand gestures are something that most riders learn as part of their motorcycle license exams, often they are forgotten and not used when actually needed. For example, if another motorist cuts you up, is on the phone or generally driving in a selfish and oblivious manner which could be detrimental to your health, […]

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November 21, 2018

Finding a 125

Finding a 125 I’m about to finish my IBT and am looking for a 125, mainly a cbf125 but I can’t seem to find any anywhere in Ireland. Anyone know anywhere selling? Source: Finding a 125

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