How to buy and sell motorcycles online
More than 10 million motorcycles have been sold worldwide since the beginning of the 20th century.
But there’s no single set of rules that every rider needs to follow, nor are there universal guidelines on the types of equipment they should buy and use.
In a recent episode of the popular podcast The Cycle Podcast, host Rob Hutton and guest guest Rob Jones explore the best motorcycle buying advice you can get from the internet.
“It’s not really a big deal to look up ‘best motorcycle buying guide’,” said Hutton.
“The problem is, there are thousands of them.
There are thousands and thousands of different motorcycle buying guides out there.”
Here’s how to get started.
Determine what your needs are, and what your options are 2.
Get started 3.
Understand the best sites for buying and selling motorcycles and the types and price ranges available 4.
Ask questions about the motorcycle industry and how to best understand and navigate the market 5.
Know what you can expect from a motorcycle deal and how much you should pay for it 6.
Know when to buy a motorcycle and when to sell it 7.
Understand what you’ll pay for a motorcycle, how to buy one and how you’ll get it 8.
Learn what it costs to buy, sell and track down a good motorcycle dealer, and why the market is so volatile 9.
Check out the best online motorcycle stores, including Amazon, eBay, eBay Australia, eBay Canada, B&R Motorcycle, and Motorcycle Club Australia 10.
Compare the prices of different types of motorcycles, and how the market differs 11.
Buy and sell from multiple online motorcycle dealers 12.
Get advice from experts in motorcycle safety, and other safety related topics 13.
See if you can find the right motorcycle for you, or compare it with other motorcycles available at the same price 14.
Learn about motorcycle insurance and motorcycle insurance options 15.
Compare prices for different motorcycle classes 16.
Find the best price on a new motorcycle 17.
Find out how to make an online deposit, or set up a prepaid card with a bank or credit card service 18.
Find more motorcycle buying tips from Rob Humbert and Rob Jones on The Cycle podcast.
Read more about buying a motorcycle: • How to find a motorcycle to buy online: What are the best places to buy motorcycles?
• How much is it worth to buy or sell a motorcycle online?
• What to do if you need to cancel your motorcycle purchase?
• The best motorcycle financing deals for first-time buyers: Can you get your money back if you don’t meet your financial goals?