1 Wheel Revolution: “Snow Dayz”

Posted by on Jan 24, 2017 in Moto Friends and Family, Photography, Product, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Rob from 1 Wheel Revolution is a rider we sponsor because he never seizes to amaze us with the way he pushes himself and his bikes to their limits all while getting unrivaled content in the process. This particular video and photo shoot included Rob’s Sporty getting equipped with some ‘ice friendly’ tire tread so all of his stunts could be maintained out in the tundra. Our 970 Series Shocks kept the rear stable in even the iciest of conditions giving Rob the confidence in his ride to pull as many wheelies and slides along the slick as his heart desired. Check out just a few shots from the shoot and be sure to follow him on Instagram and Facebook for much more!

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NEW FOR 2017: Lowered Fork Spring Kit for 2017 Harley-Davidson FL Touring Models

Posted by on Dec 22, 2016 in New Products, News, Product | 0 comments

Progressive Suspension has expanded their Lowered Fork Spring Kit offering by adding the new 2017 FL Touring models to their lineup. The Fork Spring Kits soak up the small road bumps, yet are firm enough to absorb the molar-rattling ones. Spring rates have been chosen to reduce front end “dive” during braking, yet still provide excellent ride comfort. Better yet, we warranty our fork springs for life! Progressive Rate Fork Springs have several advantages over straight rate springs. A Progressive Rate Spring has the advantage of a rising rate resistance to compression. The benefit of this is that the spring can be soft enough at the start of the travel to offer a “plush” ride, yet be firm enough at the end of the travel to soak up the big bumps.

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Classified Moto’s ‘Movember XL’ Honda XL600R

Posted by on Dec 12, 2016 in Bikes, Moto Friends and Family, News, Photography, Shops, Uncategorized | 0 comments

161025_cm_48698Classified Moto does it again and this time, it also happens to be for a good cause! Partnering to giveaway the bike with The Movember Foundation, Classified Moto designed a crazy custom based off a Honda XL600R. Of course, in the classic styling of John Ryland of CM, a 465 Series Monoshock holds down the rear of the bike with style and performance. For more on this bike, check out the full writeup on Pipeburn!

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NEW FOR 2017: Products for Indian Scout models

Posted by on Nov 22, 2016 in New Products, Product, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Progressive Suspension now offers a variety of suspension solutions for 2015+ Indian Scout models including our Piggyback 970 Series Shocks and our FST (Frequency Sensing Technology) equipped 444 Series Shocks. For the front are offered both a Fork Spring Kit and Fork Lowering Kit.

970 Series Shocks: Inspired by racers, riders and those that demand more of their bikes than weekend coffee runs. The built in the USA 970 Series shocks combine a high pressure gas monotube design with deflective disc damping routed through two unique circuits and adjustable for compression damping via an easily accessible knob and include a lifetime-limited warranty. Fitment for 2015+ Indian Scout models. Contact your local dealer for more information.

444 Series Shocks: After more than a decade of ruling the roads with our road proven 440 Series shocks, We’ve unveiled another breakthrough design. Dubbed Frequency Sensing Technology (FST) for its unique ability to dynamically adjust damping as you ride. The result is superior performance no matter the road conditions. A top mount threaded preload adjuster allows for fine tuning with a simple twist of the cap. Available in Standard and Heavy Duty in 11”, 11.5” and 12” lengths for the 2015+ Indian Scout models.

Fork Spring Kit: Our Progressive Rate Fork Spring Kits soak up the small road bumps, yet are firm enough to absorb the molar-rattling ones. Spring rates have been chosen to reduce front end “dive” during braking, yet still provide excellent ride comfort. Better yet, we warranty our fork springs for life! Progressive Rate Fork Springs have several advantages over straight rate springs. A Progressive Rate Spring has the advantage of a rising rate resistance to compression. The benefit of this is that the spring can be soft enough at the start of the travel to offer a “plush” ride, yet be firm enough at the end of the travel to soak up the big bumps. Offered in a Standard rate for all 2015+ Indian Scout models.

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NEW FOR 2017: Monotube Fork Cartridge Kit and Fork Spring Kit for 2016+ Sportsters models!

Posted by on Nov 10, 2016 in New Products, News, Product, Uncategorized | 0 comments

True high performance front suspension has finally made its way to the 2016 + HD Sportster line. Progressive Suspension’s state of the art Monotube Fork Kit represents the peak of front end handling for the venerable XL and replaces the sloppy open bath internals with high pressure gas charged dampers. Also available is our Fork Spring Kit. The ‘Original’ Progressive Rate Fork Springs soak up the small road bumps, yet are firm enough to absorb the molar-rattling ones. Spring rates have been chosen to reduce front end “dive” during braking, yet still provide excellent ride comfort. Better yet, we warranty our Fork Springs and Monotube Cartridge Kits for life!

Apps for 2016 and newer Sportster models. No mods are required and installation is relatively simple.

 

 

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Yamaha XS400 Build by Real Moto Co.

Posted by on Oct 27, 2016 in Bikes, Photography, Shops, Uncategorized | 0 comments

img_5367Real Moto Co. have just put out their debut build, a beautiful 1981 XS400 Cafe Racer. With a variety of custom fabrications and a beautiful paint scheme and leather treatment on the seat and grips to match, this XS400 is a looker. Finished off with our 12 Series Shocks and Dampers, it’s a match made in Vintage bike heaven. See the full build write up over at Pipeburn here.

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NEW FOR 2016: Fork Spring Kit and Fork Cartridge Kit for 2016+ Sportster 48 models

Posted by on Oct 25, 2016 in New Products, Product | 0 comments

Now available for 2016+ HD Forty-Eight models are our Fork Spring Kit and Fork Cartridge Kit. The ‘Original’ Progressive Rate Fork Springs soak up the small road bumps, yet are firm enough to absorb the molar-rattling ones. Spring rates have been chosen to reduce front end “dive” during braking, yet still provide excellent ride comfort. Better yet, we warranty our fork springs for life! Progressive Rate Fork Springs have several advantages over straight rate springs. A Progressive Rate Spring has the advantage of a rising rate resistance to compression. The benefit of this is that the spring can be soft enough at the start of the travel to offer a “plush” ride, yet be firm enough at the end of the travel to soak up the big bumps. Progressive Suspension has gone back to the drawing board and created a state of the art Fork Cartridge Kit designed to outperform everything on the market.  Our new asymmetrical design places a preload adjuster over a progressive rate spring in one leg and an aluminum bodied, sealed cartridge damper on the other. The result is superior damping and ride control combined with tunable preload and a new benchmark for high performance suspension on the Forty-Eight platform. Can be installed in either configuration, Standard or 1″ low available for 2016+ Forty-Eight applications.

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