Motorcycle Braking

This article shows what motorcycles are capable of, and more importantly, what riders are capable of. While most modern bikes can slow at a rate of nearly 1 g, can riders take advantage? Click here to read on. 

Sliding Friction of Sport Motorcycles

A review of available data for the sliding friction of faired motorcycles, including those equipped with frame sliders. Read full article.  

Effect of Tire Pressure on Motorcycle Braking

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An experiment designed to determine if tire pressure has an effect on the dynamic coefficient of friction between a motorcycle tire and a roadway. This article was originally published in the July / August 2017 issue of Accident Reconstruction Journal. Click here to read the full article

Fellow authors: Eric Deyerl and Nathan Rose.