Arai Introduces New DT-X Helmet

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Arai Helmets is proud to officially release their latest accomplishment: the new DT-X helmet. 67 years ago, Hirotake Arai created the first motorcycle helmet in Japan to protect his own head. Today, Arai Helmets is managed directly by his son and grandson, and has grown to be recognized as one of the world’s premier helmet […]

Custom Bike Builder Creates High Horsepower Harley Gin

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I remember when I turned 21 and my college buddy had just brought back a special bottle of tequila from Mexico to celebrate the occasion. What was so special about the bottle? It had a worm in the bottom of it and you were supposed to drink the tequila and then eat the worm. I’m […]

This & That: Suzuki Van Van 200

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If you Ride This: Suzuki Van Van 200 It seems like every motorcycle manufacturer is jumping on the scrambler band wagon and Suzuki didn’t want to miss the ride. At least with their version, the VanVan 200, Suzuki has created something that looks unique and a blast to ride. Just shy of 300 pounds and […]

This & That: 2107 Kawasaki Versys –X 300

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If You Ride This: 2107 Kawasaki Versys –X 300 (ABS version) If you like Kawasaki’s Versys line but feel that the 1000 and 650 models were just too much bike or too expensive, the brand new X 300 should fit right into your lane. Nearly 100 pounds lighter than its 650cc big brother, the new […]

Product Spotlight: Dunlop Hits the Sweet Spot With The New Sportmax Roadsmart III Tires

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  Can you have your cake and eat it too? Well, while motorcycle tires are consumables, I don’t really think you want to toss one onto your plate and gnaw on it. But in a figurative sense, with Dunlop’s new Sportmax Roadsmart III tires, yes, yes you can have your cake (long distance mileage) and […]

10 Must Haves For Sturgis

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The mother of all motorcycle rallies is right around the corner, that means it’s time to start planning and packing for the majestic Black Hills. No matter if it’s your first trip or 21st trip to Sturgis, I put together this list of 10 essential items I think everyone should take with them. Ram Mount […]

Head to Head: Hydration Stations–Quench Your Thirst With These Hydration Packs

  Fox Racing Lowpro Hydration Pack MSRP: $54.95 Bladder capacity: 50 ounces/1.5 liters Number of pockets: 2 Adjustment points: 3 Colors: Black Multiple hose routing options: yes Padding/protection: light padding in back The Fox Racing Lowpro Hydration Pack is extremely lightweight and features a minimalist low profile design. The shoulder straps have open mesh paneling […]

How to Survive Riding a Motorcycle in a Heat Wave

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We’re approaching mid-July, the peak of summer, and it seems the sparks from the 4th of July have lit a fire in the skies above Southern California and Western Nevada. With a potential record-setting heat wave looming over the Western end of the country it can take a lot of will power to gear up […]

Yamaha bLU cRU Road Racing Fan Activities For Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca This Weekend

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  Cypress, CA – July 5, 2017 –This weekend, the Yamaha bLU cRU road racing teams will be on the world stage as they join the stars of World Superbike in Monterey, CA. Round 6 of the MotoAmerica AMA/FIM North American Road Racing Championship gets under way Friday morning on Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca’s 2.238-mile, […]

Road Rage Sets Off Dramatic Chain of Events on Southern California Freeway

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This article has been updated with a title change and to include a full recap of what the videographer witnessed. Yesterday a road rage incident between a motorcyclist and a guy in a car set off a chain of events that looked like it could have been a scene straight out of CHiPS. The video […]