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Ride Safe: ATV Safety Week June 8th-15th

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This summer, for one week, June 8-15, the ATV Safety Institute (ASI) will be rolling out ATV Safety Week throughout the country. The ASI is working with partners all across the country who have volunteered to provide free ATV RiderCourse training and other ATV Safety education opportunities to help educate ATV riders young and old […]

Ready for Battle: Street Bike Protective Gear Essentials

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We’ve fully entered into the motorcycle riding season and with that comes an army of two-wheeled soldiers ready to battle against cagers for their fair share of paved turf. And with the evolution of motorcycle riding gear we’ve now entered a world where we can cover ourselves in protective wear like futuristic bio-mechanical robots. From […]

Ride in Comfort: How to Measure Yourself for the Correct Motorcycle Jacket Size

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If you’re just getting into motorcycle riding you’re probably on a quest to find all the right gear that not only looks good, but suits your riding style, and fits comfortably. While picking motorcycle gear based on looks and riding style are somewhat subjective, finding gear you feel comfortable and safe in is easier to […]

Wheeling into May: Celebrating Spring on Two Wheels

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The month of May is all about making two-wheeled transportation a safer and more widespread activity across the nation. If you’re into traveling by motorcycle or bicycle May is your month to take pride in your ride and help others become cognizant of the health, economic, and environmental benefits motorcycling and bicycling can bring. It’s […]

Motorcycle Helmet Sizing and Fitment Guide

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A motorcycle helmet is the most important piece of riding gear your can put on before each ride. However, you shouldn’t just throw on any helmet you find. If a motorcycle helmet doesn’t properly fit your head it could possibly do more harm than good. When selecting a size there’s more to finding the right […]

Summertime Motorcycling Gear: 10 Ways to Beat the Heat

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What’s the best thing about summer? Summer vacations and more hours of daylight so you can spend more time on your motorcycle. What’s the worst thing about summer? The scorching heat. If the last few weeks of record spring temperatures are any indication of what our summer weather is going to be like, we are […]

Round and Round: Peddling Around the Different Types of Bicycles

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Remember back in the day when the world of two-wheeled, pedal-powered transportation was much simpler and there were only two basic types of bicycles, kid’s bikes and adult bikes? There are still bikes for the tykes and peddlers for the elders, but these days the bicycle world has been segmented even further with bikes created […]

How to Install a Kuryakyn Premier Affordable Throttle Assist

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A long motorcycle ride can be a very relaxing experience as your body gets in tune with rhythms of the road and your thoughts and worries wash away with the passing wind. However, unless you were fortunate enough to purchase a motorcycle that came with an electronic cruise control or throttle assist device things can […]

Start ‘em Young: Teaching a Child How to Ride a Bicycle

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Learning how to ride a bicycle as a child is a rite of passage. It’s their first taste of independence with the wind in their face and that feeling that they can ride forever, meandering anywhere and everywhere their little arms and legs can take them. But it’s also an experience that is often met […]

EPA Acknowledges that Ethanol Damages Engines

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PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has publicly acknowledged that ethanol in gasoline can damage internal combustion engines by increasing exhaust temperatures and indirectly causing component failures, the American Motorcyclist Association reports. The EPA statements are found in a rule proposal issued by the Federal Trade Commission regarding a new label for pumps […]