Yamaha Introduces All-New Star Venture

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CYPRESS, Calif. – June 5, 2017 – Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA, today introduced the all-new Star Venture touring motorcycle model combining a new level of power, technology and comfort features that will redefine the luxury touring motorcycle market. JOURNEY FURTHER Powered by an air-cooled 113 cubic inch (1854cc) V-twin fuel-injected engine, the Star Venture incorporates […]

Dunlop Introduces the All-New Sportmax Roadsmart III 

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Buffalo, NY (Jan. 31, 2017): Performance Touring is born. The all-new Sportmax Roadsmart III not only lasts longer, but performs at higher levels than the competition throughout its extended lifetime. Utilizing new ideas and proven concepts, Dunlop’s Sportmax Roadsmart III redefines the Sport Touring tire category by reinventing long-haul tire performance.   Some motorcycle tires boast […]

Head to Head: Street Touring Boots

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Meteor FX Waterproof Boots Manufacturer: Joe Rocket Price: $119.99 Colors: Black with reflective piping. Sizes: 7-13 Weight: 3.4 lbs (size 13) Closure System: Zipper to high ankle with full length Velcro overclosure You’ll get a lot of bang for little buck with the Meteor FX Waterproof Boots. These boots are the lightest of the three […]

Rain, Rain Go Away: How To Get Clear Vision When Riding In Wet Weather

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Have you ever noticed how automotive technology continually trickles over to motorcycling? Just a few examples would be EFI, ABS brakes, and traction control. Well, now we can add yet another piece of tech to the bunch as UK firm, Rainpal, wants to fit your motorcycle helmet with a windshield wiper. Currently at 17% of […]

Product Spotlight: 360Fly HD Video Camera

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The sports action camera market has been a pretty hot segment the past five years with a steady flow of new companies joining the fray. Of course it’s great to have a selection of cameras to choose from and competition helps keep pricing fairly reasonable. The problem is, until recently every sports cam company was […]

Product Spotlight: Sena 10C Bluetooth Camera and Communication System

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Sports Action cameras are great for reliving or sharing your experiences with friends and family. The one downfall with the video recording devices is that they are limited in their capabilities. Sena is well known in the motorcycle industry for producing excellent Bluetooth communication devices that enable rider and passenger or a group of riders, […]

Head To Head: Hot New Street Bike Helmets

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In this head to head comparison we take a look at some of the newest street bike helmets. EXO-GT920 Satellite Modular Helmet Manufacturer: Scorpion EXO MSRP: $219.95 Colors: Black/Neon Yellow, Black/Red, Black/Silver Protection: Polycarbonate shell, advanced dual-density multi-layer EPS Ventilation: Two intake ports, one exhaust port Sizes: XS-3XL The only modular helmet of the three, […]

Bell Helmets Joins Virtual Reality Race With New Smart Helmet

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BRG Sports and 360fly Unveil Action Sports Helmet Industry’s First Line of 360-Degree Video Integrated “Smart” Helmets Motorcycle, Mountain Bike and Snow Helmets to Feature 360° 4K Video, Mobile Editing and Sharing, and Intuitive Digital Capabilities Action-sports helmet-industry leaders, BRG (Bell Helmets, Ridell, Giro) Sports, and 360-degree camera innovators, 360fly, announced a full line of […]

Indian Scout Sixty Perfect Intro Cruiser

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The All-New 2016 Indian Scout Sixty At the Milan Motorcycle Show this November, Indian Motorcycle made a surprise appearance with its latest, most affordable lightweight cruiser yet – the all-new 2016 Indian Scout Sixty. This modified model is strikingly similar to Indian’s original Scout model, which first became available in 2014. However, some are wondering why […]

Alpinestars 2016 Collection Preview

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The entire line of new or updated motorcycle gear apparel for 2016 from Alpinestars that will be available to consumers includes numerous items, which you’ll be able to see on Chaparral Motorsports website Until then, here’s some highlights from the Alpinestars 2016 collection press introduction held at the company’s U.S. headquarters. New and updated performance […]