1. Autos

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:


was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

Reader Stories: Reader Rides


If you've got pictures of a motorcycle you'd like to share, you've come to the right place!

Tell us all about your bike and upload pictures here.

Biker Bonnie's 1998 Softail Custom

I wanted more.....cc's!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!…More

jghowley's 2006 Yamaha Roadliner 1900

Was shopping Harleys (which I still love) but a demo ride on a sister bike, the 2009 Yamaha Stratoliner, at the Bikers Reunion in New Liskeard, Ontario last summer resulted in love at first ride. Did…More

Nelson Pavao's 2002 Suzuki Volusia 800

I've always loved cruisers bikes. My friend introduced me to the Bettencourt family. Wonderful people. They Introduced me to the Volusia 800. I did some research on it. Tons of great review on it. We…More

1929 BSA 500cc Single 2-Port Light

My old vintage bike was my Dad's best mate's bike, so it has loads of character, personality, and even a name - Arthur. That's because my Dad was Arthur, his mate was also Arthur, and it's also my mi…More

Haroon's 2005 BMW R1200GS

Have been a BMW affectionado since a long while (not too crazy about their four-wheeled toys). Happened that I accidentaly found a 1996 BMW bike catalogue in my boss' office and suddenly it was love …More

George's Kawasaki 1500 Classic

I needed a new bike. My Ninja was getting old and worn out. 18 years on a crotch rocket is enough for anyone. I put over 57000 miles on my Ninja. Wanted a cruiser. Never had much luck with Harley's. …More

Anthony Parker's 2008 Derbi GP1-250

Wanted to upgrade from a 125cc scooter, and wanted something with more power, but not a Maxi. This bike suits my needs perfectly. I do some highway commuting, as well as short town commutes each week…More

Johnny Mennonna's 2009 Yamaha Star Raider

I bought the Raider because it's styling, features, and price were a hands-down winner for me. It's very comfortable on long trips and always turns heads. I researched all competitors before deciding…More

Rev. Theodore's `75 Honda GL1000

bought the bike to repace an`83 GL1100 I had previously owned & which I used to pull a small poptop trailer== it needed restoration, but I ran out out of $$$$$== this is the bike I wound up with== a…More

Stuart's 2006 Suzuki DL650 V Strom

My friend owned a 1000cc V Strom and I fell in love with the style and look as soon as I saw it. Coincidentally i was out riding with a friend and happened upon a Suzuki dealership and stopped for a …More

bertmel's 2005 Yamaha VStar 1100 Custom

Started riding since 2004 and started with Honda VLX 600 after taking MSF Course. After a year of riding, attended the Advance Riders Course and bought my Vstar 1100. Experienced the Palomar Mountain…More

Suzuki GS550EF

Knew I wanted it as soon as I sat on it. I was looking for a bike under 600cc's for insurance reasons and this style as cruisers hurt my back. Insurance is cheaper than something over 600cc's where I…More

PapaHarley883's 2003 Harley Davidson Sportster883

Love at first sight...just like my wife of 43 years! I was riding a 1972 Honda CL 350 that my son gave me for Christmas. That was the bike I learned to ride. The associates at work could not believe …More

njpaddler's old reliable 1985 650 Nighthawk.

Nighthawks are to commute to work on. A great first bike and one to keep for years after you get experienced. This was told to me by veteran riders, they were right. The inline-four is about bullet-p…More

njpaddler's Suzuki DL650 (aka "Wee" strom aka Pack Mule)

Hauling a ton of camping gear across the interstates on long-mile days in total comfort in all weathers to go up dirt & gravel forest roads in national parks and wilderness areas to a trail head, cam…More

3 of 5

©2015 About.com. All rights reserved.