Random Thoughts From The Road - A Motorcycle Podcast
Welcome to Random Thoughts from the Road. A podcast all about motorcycles and cruising in the Ozarks of Missouri and Arkansas.
info_outline When is it time to start riding a trike? 07/19/2020
When is it time to start riding a trike? There comes a time in every serious motorcycle riders life when you have to decide "Do I quite riding... Or do I switch to riding a trike". In this episode we talk about some of the things to think about when you've reached that stage in your riding life.
info_outline The joy of riding a motorcycle at night 07/05/2020
The joy of riding a motorcycle at night During the heat of the summer, riding at night is a great way to not only beat the heat but it's also a terrific way to get a different perspective of not only the ride itself, but also a whole new view of the geography that you ride around.
info_outline Tips on beating the heat of summer while motorcycle riding 06/14/2020
Tips on beating the heat of summer while motorcycle riding Riding your motorcycle during the summertime is one of America's favorite pastimes, but if you don't take care, you can suffer. But there are things you can do to minimize the effects the seventh circle of hell and humidity. Also we have a podcast update.
info_outline Customizing your bike with aftermarket parts + 10 second Challenge 05/03/2020
Customizing your bike with aftermarket parts + 10 second Challenge Every rider wants to make their bike unique by adding custom aftermarket parts. But you need to know what kind of "can of worms" you'll open when making your bike, your own.
info_outline Motorcycle Rider Stereotypes 04/19/2020
Motorcycle Rider Stereotypes When you see a motorcycle rider coming down the road, or at the local gas station, what do you think of? Are they an "outlaw", or are they just a "regular guy"? In this episode Randy and I talk about motorcycle stereotypes and some miss conceptions about the community as a whole.
info_outline Getting your bike ready for riding season & buying a used bike. 03/08/2020
Getting your bike ready for riding season & buying a used bike. With riding season right around the corner it's important to make sure your bike is ready to go. We'll talk about the things you need to do in order to get home safe, and to avoide finding yourself broke down by the side of the road.
info_outline Riding your motorcycle in a group vs. riding alone 02/23/2020
Riding your motorcycle in a group vs. riding alone Do you like riding in a group, or do you prefer to ride alone? In this episode we talk about the pros and cons of both.
info_outline Old motorcycle publications, David Mann and future plans. 01/26/2020
Old motorcycle publications, David Mann and future plans. In this episode we talk about what ever happened to those great old biker magazines like "Easyrider". Also we talk about the premier biker culture painter David Mann. Also, we clue you in on our future plans for this podcast.
info_outline Winter riding tips and a review of the Tourmaster Synergy Pro-Plus heated jacket 12/22/2019
Winter riding tips and a review of the Tourmaster Synergy Pro-Plus heated jacket Winter doesn't have to be a time to put your bike in deep storage, only to wait for springtime. We talk about things you can do to stay warm and keep riding a winter long. Plus we jump into our very first product review, as we try out the new Tourmaster Synergy Pro-Plus 12v heated jacket.
info_outline Custom Bike Builds - The do's and dont's 12/08/2019
Custom Bike Builds - The do's and dont's When is comes to building custom bikes, there are certain things you need to look out for, and take into consideration when planning a custom bike build. In this podcast we'll talk about what those are.
info_outline Harley Davidson Livewire - The good the bad and the ugly. 08/04/2019
Harley Davidson Livewire - The good the bad and the ugly. In this motorcycle podcast episode, we talk about the new Harley Davidson Livewire electric bike. The good, the bad and the ugly. We also compare it to the “Zero” SR electric motorcycle.
info_outline A conversation with Randy Lewis from Bike Worx 07/21/2019
A conversation with Randy Lewis from Bike Worx In this podcast episode, I talk with one of Missouri’s premier bike builders and fabricators Randy Lewis from Bike Worx in Urbana Missouri. We talk about how we got interested in motorcycles, building bikes and general B.S.
info_outline Most Frequently Asked Questions about motorcycle riding in the Ozarks of Missouri & Arkansas 06/09/2019
Most Frequently Asked Questions about motorcycle riding in the Ozarks of Missouri & Arkansas In this episode I'll talk about the most asked questions that I get on a daily basis from riders who are planning a motorcycle vacation to the Ozarks. Which roads are the best, where to eat and what to see. Those questions and more will be answered in this episode.