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Motorcycle Riders Beware! Possible Sabotage on Glendora Mountain Road

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Is someone intentionally pouring motor oil onto the roadway of one of Southern California’s highly popular motorcycling spots? There are two videos on YouTube suggesting so and the situation has caught the interest of the California Highway Patrol. A video posted to YouTube on March 8th, by guser210, shows several spots in which it appears […]

Hit the Beach: 8 Things to do at Daytona Beach Bike Week

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Heading into its 74th year, Daytona Beach Bike Week has historically been the kickoff event for the riding season for Harley-Davidson and motorcycle enthusiasts from all over the U.S. and beyond. For those on the eastern half of the country who have been experiencing record snow levels and freezing temperatures for weeks at a time; […]

Go Ape Crazy: South Dakota Governor Pulls Down Ape Hanger Law

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You can now fly your hands as high as you want while riding your motorcycle in South Dakota. State Governor, Dennis Daugaard, has signed off on Senate Bill 85 striking down SD codified law 32-20-3, which made it a petty offense to operate a motorcycle with handlebars that put the grips at or above shoulder […]

Get Legit: How to Make a Dirt Bike Street Legal

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The adventure touring motorcycle segment has had its hand on the throttle as of late with more and more people realizing the fun they can have by splitting their riding time between on and off-road riding. While bikes like the KTM 1190 Adventure, Yamaha Super Tenere, and Suzuki V-Strom 1000 are pretty awesome, they are […]

Ryan Villopoto’s Race to Capture MXGP Championship gets Improved Televised Coverage for US and Canadian Fans

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Are you bummed that Ryan Villopoto isn’t contending the 2015 Supercross season and possibly a shot at another championship? Are you sad Villopoto announced this will be his last year racing? Are you happy that RV is racing the MXGP series for the 2015 season and has a very strong chance of finally bringing an […]

Dirt to the Street: How to Make a UTV Street Legal

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A few months ago while spending some time in one of San Diego’s beach cities I was walking to grab some lunch when I spotted a Polaris RZR XP4 1000 sitting at a traffic signal waiting to make a left. It struck me as really odd since I had never realized that you could operate […]

Is Victory Charging into the Electric Motorcycle Market?

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It was only a matter of time before there were rumblings of Polaris Industries targeting Harley-Davidson in the Electric Motorcycle (EM) segment—especially after the recent announcement that Polaris had just purchased EM manufacturer Brammo.  Well, the time has come—much quicker than some might have expected—with Polaris Industries filing a trademark on January 27th for: Victory […]

Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Pt. 4: Installing a Dr. D Hour Meter

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Unlike most other motorcycles that may have one or multiple gauges to provide information such as mileage, MPH, RPM and diagnostics such as warning lights, dirt bike are pretty rudimentary and offer no such luxuries (unless you have an endure or dual sport type of bike). The lack of a speedo or odometer on a […]

Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Episode 3: Dr. D Engine Relocation Kit

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Traction is the key to winning motorcycle races. It doesn’t matter why type of racing you do (quarter mile, MotoGP, or motocross) anytime you lose traction you are losing speed or the potential for speed. In addition, poor traction also results in poor handling which as many know can lead to disastrous results. Traction is […]

First Look: 2016 Yamaha R-Spec Side-by-Side

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Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A., today introduced the Wolverine R-Spec, an all-new Side-by-Side (SxS)  vehicle that sets a new standard in off-road capability and class-leading comfort. “The all-new Wolverine will extend Yamaha’s Side-by-Side line into the recreation segment creating a new level of durability, quality, handling and superior off-road capabilities not yet seen in the off-road […]