Auto Auction Success Tips

Written by Graeme Sprigge

Here are some success tips that will help you buy a car at an auto auction.

1) Research your car 2) Don't go torepparttar auction after an argument or when you are in a bad mood. You need to stay focused. 3) Be willing to walk away. There will always be another opportunity. It's very easy to get excited. 4) Avoid bidding on bargains that you see, but haven't checked out. 5) Make sure you include other fees intorepparttar 136793 price.

Cross Country Motorcycle Riding

Written by The Motor Bookstore

Cross country motorcycle riding is an incredibly exhilarating feeling. The pungent smell of pines tingle your nose asrepparttar highway glides past beneath your feet. Trees line either side ofrepparttar 136792 road flash by like a dark picket fence topped with green. Sunlight dances throughrepparttar 136793 treetops drenchingrepparttar 136794 gray-black highway in irregular shapes and patterns. The mountain air is fresh and clean as it pours into your lungs and tugs at your jacket and pants.

Much ofrepparttar 136795 hypnotic engine roar trails behind you like a jet vapor trail. Few things can matchrepparttar 136796 joy ofrepparttar 136797 open road while riding a well-tuned bike. The afternoon is made even better withrepparttar 136798 knowing thatrepparttar 136799 trip has only begun. Days and miles of highway lay yet ahead.

If you enjoyrepparttar 136800 outdoors, motorcycle travel is a great way to seerepparttar 136801 country. You can soak uprepparttar 136802 fresh air and sunshine as you drive downrepparttar 136803 highway. You have a much greater sense of being a part of your surroundings while riding a motorcycle. You feel you can almost reach out and touchrepparttar 136804 beauty of roadside flowers, trees and wildlife.

There is also a special feeling of freedom and exhilaration that comes from racing downrepparttar 136805 highway withrepparttar 136806 power ofrepparttar 136807 engine roaring between your legs andrepparttar 136808 wind in your face. That feeling cannot be matched with any other form of travel.

Motorcycle travel is more than justrepparttar 136809 scenery andrepparttar 136810 sense of freedom. It is alsorepparttar 136811 people you meet alongrepparttar 136812 way. Bike riders are part of a select community of people. They invariably wave to one another when they meet alongrepparttar 136813 highway. At rest stops and restaurants bikers go out of their way to meet and greet one another. As strangers they recognize they are members of this unique society. They exchange information aboutrepparttar 136814 highway ahead, weather conditions, and motorcycle maintenance tips. If a rider breaks down or gets into some travel-related difficulty, another motorcycle rider is almost sure to come along and offer help.

There are certain precautions that should be taken when motorcycle touring, however.

First, make surerepparttar 136815 bike is serviced and tuned up before departing on a long trip. Breaking down alongrepparttar 136816 highway is a lonely and sickening feeling. This includes checking your tires and making sure they are in good to excellent condition.

Second, weather is always an issue when riding a motorcycle. Make sure you tuck a warm jacket and gloves in a saddle bag or in your trailer. Along with warm clothing you should also make sure you have rain gear. Rain somewhere alongrepparttar 136817 trip is almost guaranteed.

Third, you will want to keep a plan of your route handy. An easy way to do this is to print a computer generated map of your trip and keep it in a plastic document protector or laminated in plastic. You can tape this torepparttar 136818 tank or keep in a saddle bag for easy reference during rest stops. Another excellent way to keep on route, especially if you are a gadget hound, is with a GPS.

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