With Halloween just around the corner, we thought it would be a good time to cover the most common motorcycle superstitions and myths that you need to know. We’ve highlighted a few of our favorites in the infographic below – check it out.
October – especially because of Halloween – brings out a superstitious side of us. The motorcycling community is no stranger to superstition and there are a ton of interesting ones you should know, but here are the top 5.
Legend of the Bell
Riding With Your Rear Pegs Down
Don’t Drop Your Helmet
No Hand Me Downs
As legend goes, it is apparently bad luck to ride a motorcycle that has belonged to someone who has passed away. The thought behind this myth/superstition is that when a biker passes his/her spirit still clings to the bike and they might knock the current rider off.