4. Traction Control and ABS
These are the Viagra and Cialis of motorcycling (not that anybody at MO requires them!), the electronic fountain of youth that will keep plenty of us roosting long past our sell-by dates. Even when your synapses are completely shot, you’ll still be able to remember: When in doubt, gas it! And to squeeze the right hand lever when you need to stop. I already wrote too much about TC” here.