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For a decade, Cameron’s bestselling Sportbike Performance Handbook has been helping readers and riders define performance improvement plans and put them into motion--building better, faster, more powerful bikes. This new edition does everything the first did, and more, bringing bikers up to date on the dramatic changes that have swept sportbike technology in the past ten years. It covers changes to fuel management, suspension, tire technology, brake systems and more. This is the essential tool for anyone looking to coax maximum performance from a sportbike.
Kevin Cameron is a long-time motorcycle journalist and racing insider and the author of Motorbooks’ Top Dead Center. His work appears monthly in Cycle World. Kevin resides in Gill, Massachusetts.
For a book about mechanics this book is written in a fairly easy to understand way, however it assumes a lot of background knowledge. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Mr. O. R. Clark
Great book. Lots of great material presented for someone who wants to take care of his/her motorcycle. May be a tad out of date by now though.Published 3 months ago by sdgolf
I highly recommend this book for those without an engineering background, but who enjoy knowing more about the technical aspects of how sport motorcycles work. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Sperry
Whatever the subject, even if sometimes, I'd have liked more deepness, it's always interesting, clear, and so well written. Read morePublished 19 months ago by srx36
This book gives you the inside story about the making of fast motorcycles. I recently met Mr. Cameron. and I found him to be a very interesting and knowledgeable man. Read morePublished on September 16, 2012 by Boxertwin
Sportbike Performance Handbook
The book covers mostly high level topics. Kevin Cameron will delve deep into discussions on old school or traditional technology that... Read more
Kevin Cameron is a technical writer with strong opinions based on years of real-world motorcycle adventures. Read morePublished on August 10, 2011 by James
This book covers most topics adequately, but if you already have some what a good understanding about the mechanics of a bike you would probably be better off trying to find... Read morePublished on April 15, 2011 by Ciaran