When is the best time to buy a motorcycle?

The best time to buy a new or used motorcycle in towards the end of, March, June, September or December. The reason for this is that dealers will have quarterly or yearly targets to meet.  Hitting these targets can be worth thousands to franchised dealers in both manufacturers and finance commission bonuses. The sales managers, … Read more

Do you have to have licence to buy and sell motorcycles in the UK

You don’t need a licence to trade in motorcycles at all in England and Wales. You do however require a licence to deal in motorcycles in Scotland, you can apply for a temporary or full licence via your local authority and fees do apply. It is commonly held belief that you require a licence to … Read more

Expert advice on motorcycle photography

As the internet and motorcycle sales is such a visual experience this is an important skill to master. The good news is it’s never been easier or cheaper to achieve quality photos. You don’t need a fancy DSLR or premium compact camera, you can achieve amazing results with just your smart phone. Equipment You can … Read more

Do dealers have to offer a warranty on a motorcycle?

A motorcycle dealer does not have to offer a used motorcycle warranty in the Uk as it’s not a legal requirement. But you do still have rights under the consumer rights act. However most used motorcycle dealers will offer a warranty on bike older that 3 years, with typically cover periods ranging between one and … Read more

What to do if your used motorcycle isn’t selling

So you have take the time and put in the effort to find the right motorcycle to flip. Spent hours detailing it to perfection. Taken some great photos and written a carefully worded advert. You are excited and happy with the results so you post the car on Facebook and a busy local classified website. … Read more

What is the safest way to pay for a motorcycle?

Paying via bank transfer or debit card directly to the sellers bank account at the time of the handover is the safest way to make payment for a motorcycle. Can I pay for a motorcycle using cash? In some cases you can but its less common theses days. Most private sellers, dealers and franchised garages … Read more

Do motorcycle dealers care if you pay cash?

Most used motorcycle and franchised dealers don’t care if you pay cash for a car. Dealers will be all to happy to take payment via a debit card in almost every situation. But lots of dealers will have limits the actual amount of physical cash they will except. This amount will vary from dealer to … Read more

The best motorcycles to flip on craigslist

Flipping motorcycle on Craigslist can be a great way to make some extra cash. But selecting the right bikes to flip can make all the difference to whether you succeed or not, how quickly your motorcycle sells and how much money you make when it does. Our experience flipping motorcycle on Craigslist has taught us … Read more

​How much do motorcycle flippers make?

Looking for a business with high paying potential? Selling cars is one way you can earn a big income, and you don’t even need qualifications. With many people keeping their day job and treating it as a hobby or additional income source. How much can you earn flipping cars? The vast majority of full time bike flippers are averaging a … Read more

Should you take a deposit when selling a motorcycle?

There are a lot of things to consider before taking a deposit on a motorcycle, and there are dos and don’ts for both the buyer and the seller to consider. Below we will cover what a deposit is and help you understand if you should take one when selling a motorcycle. What is a deposit … Read more