Chap Champs: Our Favorites from 2017

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With the first week of 2018 in the books, we decided to ask some of our employees to reflect back on 2017 and tell us about some of their favorite things from this past year. We posed several discussion points and let them take it from there. These aren’t necessarily all brand new products or […]

Cruiser Riders 2017 Christmas Guide: Good Gifts for Bad Boys and Girls

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Cruiser riders might look like big, bad, tough guys and girls with their loud motorcycles and black leather riding gear but deep down they’re just a bunch of softies with hearts as big as their V-twin engines and are often the first to donate to charity or support those in need during Christmas time. So […]

Motorsports Enthusiasts’ 2017 Christmas Guide: Gift Ideas For Less Than $50

Shopping for a motorcycle, ATV, or UTV fanatic can be extremely difficult if you don’t know anything about that kind of stuff other than the fact that they all have motors and wheels. This guide is to here to help eliminate the confusion of having to know specific details such as vehicle year/make/model, two store […]

Get Lit: Low Light Motorcycle Riding Gear Buyers Guide

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We’ve reached that time of year again where we (well everybody except for those in Arizona, Hawaii and the US territories) have to set our clocks in accordance with daylight savings. For the past eight months we’ve had the pleasure of experience one extra hour of daylight after setting our clocks forward one hour back […]

Rain Gear Guide: Stay Dry and Ride

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We like to joke that there is no such thing as bad weather, just bad gear. Riding a motorcycle in a wet-t, a pair of soggy cotton jeans, water soaked leathers and boots full of water is not an optimal experience. With a few pieces of good gear, you can ride comfortably and dry through […]

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 […]

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 […]

Motorcycle MPGs

Looking for motorcycle MPGs? How many miles per gallon does your motorcycle burn? We have complied this comprehensive chart of motorcycle MPG ratings for US Miles Per Gallon (Combined) from NADA data. Motorcycle MPG Chart Model Year Manufacturer Model US mpg (Combined) BMW 2016 BMW G 650 GS 66 2015 BMW G 650 GS 66 […]

Buyer’s Guide: Casual Cruiser Gear for Everyday Wear

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We’ve seen it a hundred times now, the typical leather cruiser jacket with its stiff leather chassis, thick main zipper, and shiny studded buttons. It’s a classic look, one made famous by a pouting Marlon Brando and in The Wild One, but has been rehashed over and over by motorcycle jacket manufacturers for decades. Now […]

Hi-Viz Motorcycle Gear to Light Up the Night

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Motorcycle riding is a great activity and extremely affordable method of transportation, however, it’s not without its dangers–most notably not being seen by other motorists. Motorcycles are much smaller than most other vehicles on the road and therefore can easily get lost amongst a sea of other cars and trucks on the road or inattentive […]