2 Wheels 2 Ways Ep. 3 – Born Free, Technicians, a Texas Dealership, and Suspension Changes - Engine Builder Magazine

2 Wheels 2 Ways Ep. 3 – Born Free, Technicians, a Texas Dealership, and Suspension Changes

Patrick and Jacqui visit Born Free, talk technicians, see inside a Dallas-area dealership, and get a lesson on suspension.

Episode 3 of 2 Wheels 2 Ways gets into the good stuff! Jacqui and Patrick leave Tennessee and spend a day at Born Free. Then, they meet up with David Bigbee to chat about the state of technicians in the powersports industry before heading to the Dallas area and stopping in at Plano Kawasaki Suzuki to chat with GM AJ Meisel. Finally, they get a lesson on the importance of suspension from Carol Burks at Suspended by Smarty.

Enjoy episode 3 of 2 Wheels 2 Ways. New episodes drop on Tuesdays in January! *Make sure to register to attend or exhibit at AIME – https://www.compusystems.com/servlet/sar?evt_uid=483

Special thanks to our series sponsors: AIMExpoFreudenberg Sealing / CortecoGryphon MotoNational Powersports AuctionsBridgestone TiresBlackpurlOhlinsWalker ProductsEngine IceVoltz, and PennGrade1.

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