Tag archives for Motorcycles

What happens when there’s not enough friction on a slip and slide, or too much drag when you hit the water after diving off a 30-foot platform? Host Seth Herzog breaks down the science of summer fun gone wrong, and he even gets in on the painful action this week on Science of Stupid: Now…

How to Wreck a Harley

Harley-Davidson motorcycles are finely-tuned figments of science, mathematically designed for a perfect ride. But on tonight’s “Let It Ride,” the team takes a new approach to customizing a clients’ brand new Harley Road Glide – cutting it in half. Starting with a blank canvas is an exciting prospect for the crew. But cutting up a…

Tonight on Let It Ride, Zach and his crew visit the racetrack to consult an expert on sport bikes. Turns out, it’s female racer Monica Lee Paige, who schools the dudes on the correct gear. Later, the guys meet up with a Jeanie, a rider who wants her bike to stand out from the boys’…

Top 8 Rides of a Lifetime

  Four wheels move the body. Two wheels move the soul. When it comes to riding bikes, there’s no other sensation quite like it. It’s the experience of complete openness and freedom on the road. If you’re curious why your dog rides with its head out of the window in the car, try asking why…