When you want to buy a motorcycle in Wollongong, look no further than local for your brand new or used motorcycle and accessories. There are lots of choices to make when you buy a bike. Need a machine to suit off-road, on-road or dual purpose? Types of motorcycles range from sports tourers, cruisers, supersports, café racers and motocross, to adventure and dirt bikes, standards and scooters. No matter what type of bike, enthusiasts have one thing in common—they seek the feeling of freedom and adventure a motorcycle provides. Sports tourers combine sports bike performance with the endurance of a touring motorcycle, while cruisers are made in the early model American style of machine from the 1930s to the 60s. Supersport motorcycles are racing bikes suited to street use, café racers are lightweight bikes made for speed and handling—great for short, quick rides, and motocross bikes have little shielding—designed for race tracks where conditions have been adjusted for safety. Dirt bikes are similar to motocross but there are subtle differences—dirt bikes come with more shielding and greater fuel capacity. Adventure bikes are suited to long distance riding, standards are general purpose street motorcycles, and scooters have smaller engines than motorcycles with a frame and suited for city streets. Selling all the major makes and models, including BMW, Universal, Ducati, Kawasaki, Yamaha, Triumph, Suzuki and KTM, Wollongong specialists can also supply extra bits and pieces to ride these and other brands in comfort. It’s vital for your
own bike safety to wear the correct gear. While you’re in store or online checking out accessories, browse through apparel to find high-quality protective leather clothing, boots, gloves, goggles, road and off-road helmets, visors, jackets, jerseys, belts, pants, reinforced jeans and race suits. Catering for all budgets, from entry level to more experienced riders, local dealers usually stock all the major apparel brands in multiple colours. Selling a wide selection of women’s, men’s and youth sizes and styles—they’ve got the whole family covered. A local dealer will ensure your new ride is an ergonomic fit. Experts can advise on the right bike for your body type and help you select the right helmet—the most important piece of safety gear for motorcyclists. A specialist can advise on whether an open face, full or half helmet is required. A dealer can also check your weight rests evenly and the handlebars are in the correct position for your arms. From luggage, tyres, graphics, plastic kits, sheepskin seats and pillion-covers, rain coats, stands and ramps to handlebars, mirrors, security and cable locks, ground anchors, tools and grips, there’s a shop that stocks the goods in Wollongong. If you are a racer, local businesses have a range of high-quality racing components, providing everything from crash and swingarm protectors and reinforced license plate holders to helmets, head and neck restraints. Check our online guide for a Wollongong specialist who has the right bike and safety apparel and accessories for you.