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Toy Hauler – How to Secure Your Motorcycle

Toy Hauler – How to Secure Your Motorcycle Video Link Here – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hWSdEcTM-dY   Before You Get Started Improperly using tie-downs for your motorcycles, dirtbikes, and scooters can cause some unnecessary headaches just when you’re ready to relax and enjoy the weekend. It can also be a pretty dumb source of frustration when you’d like…

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What to do Before Your First Spring Ride

What to do Before Your First Spring Ride A Spring Riding Readiness Guide for Janus Motorcycles and their Owners Even though the days are officially lengthening here in northern Indiana, the subzero temperatures have most of our motorcycles still in full hibernation. Let us count the days until this frost starts melting and we can,…

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11 Ways to Increase your Visibility While on the Road

11 Ways to Increase your Visibility While on the Road Unlike driving a car, motorcycling is an active adventure, more cerebral, more daring. But, let’s face it, some drivers out there are not paying enough attention to the other drivers on the road. Add that to the fact that there is an increased number of…

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How to Care for the Leather on your Classic Motorcycle

How to Care for the Leather on your Classic Motorcycle (and your Boots too!) – Proper care for your classic motorcycle and its leather fittings prolongs the life of your seat. It also prevents discoloration and cracking that happens over time. A good rule of thumb is to use a conditioning agent on your leather…

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Artrageous with Nate: The Trades…

The Trades: Skill and Creativity in Motorcycle Manufacturing at Janus Watch Below:     From Artrageous with Nate: “How do you combine the skilled trades such as welding, metalwork, small engine assembly, and leatherwork to create these rolling works of art? We headed to Janus Motorcycles to see how they are looking to the past…

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Our Most Popular Motorcycle Jacket. Here’s Why.

This Vanson Motorcycle Touring Jacket. Introducing the Janus Motorcycle Touring Jacket by Vanson Leathers.   Before a dive into the specs on this jacket, let’s talk about a little American company called Vanson Leathers, shall we? Founded nearly 50 years ago and located in Fall River, Massachusetts, Vanson Leathers specializes in industrial strength motorcycle jackets….

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Easy 4-Step Guide to Winterizing Your Motorcycle

Easy 4-Step Guide to Winterizing Your Janus Motorcycle Winterizing your motorcycle will fill you with pride in your accomplishment, and you’ll be glad you did next spring. We still have super deal happening storewide! Use Coupon JM2021NYR to take 15% off all merchandise in our shop! Restrictions Apply. Offer lasts until January 31, 2021 One…

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12 Must-Have Gifts for Every Motorcycle Enthusiast

12 Must-Have Gifts for Every Motorcycle Enthusiast Sometimes finding the right gifts can be challenging, and we are here to help! This guide to buying for the Janus motorcycle enthusiast in your life will make shopping a breeze, no matter your budget. Heck, we won’t judge if you’re buying gifts for yourself. And bonus! We…

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2021 Model Year Update

Janus 2021 Model Year Goodbye 2020, Hello 2021 Janus Models! We are excited to introduce the 2021 Janus Model Year! All three models of our classic motorcycles see improvements in their ergonomics and feature set: NEW STANDARD FEATURES: Digital Speedometer: Our new Digital Speedometer is manufactured by MMB in Austria, and is a perfect complement…

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Janus Rides Ep. 3 | Crowlers & Crew

Today’s Motorcycle Ride on Janus Rides Ep. 3 | Crowlers & Crew In the latest video for Janus Rides, Jordan and I went for a motorcycle ride to Iechyd Da Brewing Company. It’s a trip I’ve made several times, as it’s my favorite place to go in Elkhart, Indiana. We went for a ride to…

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