Changing a gear on a motorcycle involves squeezing the clutch lever with the hand, and operating the gear lever with the right foot. To up the gears, the rider needs to kick up, and to go down the gears, the rider needs to kick down.Continue Reading
Taking off on a motorcycle is normally done in first gear. The gears need changed up as the rider increases speed, and they need changed down as the rider decreases speed. Note that because of the coordination required by using two hands and one foot in order to change a gears, gears should be changed before a rider gets to a corner rather than while driving around it.