Tow Case - Bringing Much More With Yo...

Tow Case - Bringing Much More With You On Your Motorcycle

There are 1 comment on the story from May 5, 2014, titled Tow Case - Bringing Much More With You On Your Motorcycle. In it, reports that:

Motorcycles are great, agile and fast, but you can't bring much with you. Topcase, panniers and a tank bag, and that's it.

Join the discussion below, or


Chepstow, UK

#1 May 6, 2014
Very neat and very practical, but for smaller bikes, the legal issues get in the way!
I have a 50cc scooter, and am not allowed to pull a trailer as my bike is less than 125cc, BUT, stupid as it may seem, I CAN add a sidecar! Isn't the law an arse!
The reality of the situation is that a single wheel trailer is much safer for a small bike than a sidecar, as the wheel follows your line, whereas a sidecar runs a completely different line, catching in potholes, drains etc, makes the bike much more of an obstruction by forcing you to ride further out in the road and creates sideways drag which can be dangerous on light-weight bikes, but it is the only legal solution if you want to carry any luggage.
The U.K. law needs to be revised to allow small bikes to tow solo-wheel trailers, after all, you can have them on push-bikes!

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Motorcycles Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Volt Motorcycles - A New Name In Electric Motor... Apr 23 Solarman 1
News Mayor concerned about summer motorcycle rally i... (Apr '08) Apr 18 Mtkampin 31
News Motorcyclist cartwheeled through air after bein... Apr 11 Fred Steele 1
News Biker angered at huge repair bill after Harley ... (Sep '09) Mar '16 Brahma 56
News H-D Steadfast Helmet for Women Mar '16 glasspilot 2
News New Low Profile Windshield for Road Glide Mar '16 glasspilot 2
News Bodhi Edie Returning To Canadian Superbike Cham... Mar '16 Elise Gingerich 4
More from around the web