From the archives of OnTheThrottle.TV comes this tour of Yoshimura R&D’s manufacturing facility, located in southern California, adjacent to Yoshimura Suzuki’s headquarters. (See the Race Shop Video Here) The facility is responsible for the research, design, and manufacturing of all the Yoshimura aftermarket sportbike products– from case savers and linkage kits, to rearsets and full [...]
Our latest fork service videos have just been released! Dave Moss walks you through the process of either changing your fork oil or a full fork service including replacing your fork oil seal. Newest Videos Available: 2006-2010 Suzuki GSX-R600 and GSX-R750 Fork Service 2008-2011 Yamaha YZF-R6 Fork Oil Change 2008-2011 Yamaha YZF-R6 Fork Service 2003-2004 [...]
Jake Holden Riders Clinic is now available at select XCEL Trackdays events. The clinic accepts a maximum of two students per day, ensuring riders receive individualized training and support. This full trackday clinic also includes bike set-up and suspension help from Evan Steel Performance (ESP), a Pro AMA race team. Students receive a full day [...]
From the archives:In 2009 KWS Motorsports fielded the Aprilia Factory effort in the AMA Pro Daytona Sportbike class with riders Chaz Davies, Ben Thompson and then Aaron Gobert. The team took the Aprilia RSV1000R to the competition in the class with impressive results for an largely undeveloped bike with 10 year old technology. KWS Technician [...]
Sometimes it’s easy to neglect the maintenance aspect of our motorcycles. In this video, we are reminded about the importance of keeping our bikes properly maintained. Dave Moss speaks with Jason Pridmore, and we talk to AMA Pro Superbike tech Francois DeMartini from National Guard Jordan Suzuki who is part of a team of mechanics [...]
At Jason Pridmore’s National Guard Rider Training, Dave Moss helps a student dial in his ergonomics on the bike for a more comfortable ride that results in less rider fatigue. National Guard Jordan Suzuki Superbike racer Roger Hayden tells us how a properly fit bike helps him while racing.
Jason Pridore’s Star School and The National Guard have teamed up to offer up a special motorcycle training program that helps the men and women of the Guard become safer riders by understanding the capabilities of their bikes.
Dave offers up two different versions available for download. The “How to Perform a Basic Service on a Big Piston Fork” video shows you how to disassemble the fork completely to be cleaned, and tubes polished and seals cleaned or replaced. Another video, “How to Change Fork Oil on a Big Piston Fork” shows you [...]
This is the first installment of a mini-series called The Zone with riders Geoff May, JD Beach, Taylor Knapp and Cory West. In this segment, we ask the riders about the physical vs. mental aspects of racing. A special thanks to Steve Levow of Patriot Racing for help on this project. Start Again by Alex [...]