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Motorcycle

The Motorcycle is a fast two wheeled vehicle that is great at getting around quickly. It can carry one passenger behind the driver. Due to its small size, it has a very limited item capacity compared to other vehicles.

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By jayp on 2012/08/15 at 2:47pm

We use motorcycles almost exclusively these days. We can fit 4 Jerry Cans on them, and usually something extra like a car wheel. The tank is relatively small, so it burns through a full tank somewhat quick, but a full tank is only 2-3 jerry cans away. They're nimble as hell, quick off road, and hella fun around the towns. Catching air is fun, too. All that said, riding downhill is scary. The steeper the hill, the less the brakes seem to work. I figured out that slamming the bike sideways seems to help, but it's just as dangerous sometimes because the bike seems to bounce really bad on some hills and trees are basically magnetic at that point.

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By NiTu on 2012/12/04 at 10:39pm

on Taviana this thing goes 100+ kph

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By mukaluk on 2013/01/04 at 7:57pm

Every one thinks this thing is dangerous but there realy not. If you know how to ride one it is quite easy. In reality it is much safer then th 4 whealer due to the fact the whealer tips easy.

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By c0r541r on 2012/09/21 at 1:47pm

Found one of this recently its a awesome vehicle despite the lack of tool/weapon slots its quickly becoming one of my favorites so a great find. I'm pretty sure it took 3 jerrycans to fill well 2 and "half" so its 50L tank not 30L like it says in the articles here.

@BadDeadBodies tents and vehicles don't take in account the number of slots that it uses in your inventory, so 5 items are 5 items no matter the size.

Edited by c0r541r on 2012/09/21
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By Leto on 2012/12/30 at 9:41am

A great alternative to getting around on foot and really easy to hide unlike most cars and trucks.

The motorcycle acts a bit strangely when going donwhill or uphill. You can't brake while going downhill and if you go up a steep hill and try to change direction, the front wheel will automatically return to facing the summit which is annoying as hell. The only way out of this is to let the bike roll way down...without being able to brake.

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By CACTUS on 2012/11/30 at 8:21am

For some reason this is the vehicle that i find the most

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By killerdude765 on 2012/10/28 at 11:45pm

Also comes in a different green color.

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By BadDeadBodies on 2012/09/08 at 3:41pm

Its a great vehicle. Seems indestructable (partly due to it repairing itself). Oddly it not as fast on open road as expected. ~80 slower than UAZ

Can someone please explain why the motorbike is listed as having 5 item slots, yet I fit 2 Jerry cans and a tire on it?

Edited by BadDeadBodies on 2012/09/08
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By Dance on 2012/08/15 at 3:39am

Very nice one or two man fast transport, a better choice than the bugged to hell ATV imho. There are however a couple of things you need to be very careful with when using the motorcycle. Going downhill or sideways in steep inclines makes the motorcycle very hard to control and brake which may send you crashing into any random immovable object and wreck it. You cannot drive through bushes and you will take damage from hitting them. Another thing is that the motorcycle is very noisy and is heard easily by both Z:s and players alike. Lastly the gear storage is very small and can only hold one Jerry can and two more one-slot items can so keep an eye on your fuel gauge and plan your refueling stops accordingly. Very easy to hide in the spruce trees which increase the odds of finding it where you left it.

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By Arborger on 2012/08/11 at 4:58pm

Nice vehicle, like said, good for snipers/scouts, but also good for a distraction if there is a sniper somewhere and your friends want to kill him(worked for me)

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By NFK on 2012/08/09 at 3:30am

More fuel efficient than the ATV. Unlike the ATV, if a motorcycle falls on its side, you can still get on it and it will right itself. Consider using the limited storage space for Jerry Cans to extend your range.

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By rancor1223 on 2012/08/06 at 12:51pm

Perfect vehicle for fast transport. Very fast! And you can hide it nearly everywhere, because it is really small. Only disadvantage is small fuel capacity. It also works as zombie magnet in cities, probably just like every other vehicle (this is my first vehicle).

It seems to be reperable just by filling the fuel tank. It has repaired the front wheel several times.

Edited by rancor1223 on 2012/08/11
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By MrKibblemuncher on 2013/10/14 at 5:49am

I was about 2 k's away from stary and I found one in a small industrial building in the middle of nowhere, drove down to stary found a MI-7, drove to elektro got everything I needed (except for that one scrap metal) fixed the heli, everything green except for missile's, and I be like "shit this thing doesn't even have missile's", I hop in and turn on the engine and the thing starts spinning around, cbf getting the one scrap metal so I just enjoy the ride.

moral off the story fix everything and motorbikes are really good for getting around fast xD

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By Maxthe222 on 2013/05/29 at 11:37pm

This is a good scout/raid vehicle. It's fast, it can do well off road, is is tiny babies size so you can conceal it easily, and it can carry you and a friend. If you wanted to carry an entire team, then i'd suggest you go find a bus and see how that goes. These also a good recovery viechles. If you split your team as you start to loot a town, and one of your friends if crying in the corner of the fire station because a sniper is trying to reap him, you can get this a fly straight through into the fire station, get out, and leave laughing knowing you managed to waste 2 bullets out of a AS50 clip. and the chance the sniper is going to hit you is ridiculous. It has space for basic supplies and makes a good partnered team asset.

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By Mr Stagger Lee on 2012/08/09 at 5:54am

Good vehicle on road and off Ideal for scout n snipers of the group or a solo player Crap storage maybe in a patch may add ones with side car or more storage Very easy to hide

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