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

Joe Rocket Resistor Vented Jacket

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


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 […]

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 […]

Distracted Driving Is Deadly Driving


The perils of distracted driving take a front seat during May, which is designated as national Motorcycle Awareness Month. The initiative, supported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, encourages drivers to watch for motorcycles and understand that motorcycle riders enjoy the same rights and privileges as operators of other vehicles. The slogans are everywhere, […]

How to Install a Kuryakyn Premier Affordable Throttle Assist

Kuryakyn Premier Affordable Throttle Assist

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 […]

Not Quite a Snail’s Pace: Johammer’s Electric Motorcycle


We’re not sure if Austrian motorcycle firm, Johammer, got the inspiration for its new electric motorcycle from watching the children’s flick Turbo one too many times but we can definitely say it looks nothing like a chopper and a whole lot like a snail. At the top of its website Johammer describes the bike as […]

Laughlin Bound: 5 Ways to Improve your Laughlin River Run Trip


While southern California residents relish in the fact they experience year-round motorcycle riding, they’re still prone to seasonal affective disorder and can get into kind of a funk after the holidays. There is one event however that can shake the cobwebs out of Harley-Davidson and cruiser riders head’s and get them hyped for the summer, […]

How To Change Your Own Cruiser Motorcycle Tire


There are many benefits to knowing how to perform routine maintenance on your cruiser motorcycle or street bike. Doing your own oil changes, swapping out your motorcycle brake pads, and maintaining your drive chain or belt can not only give you a great sense of accomplishment but help you save a lot of money. Armed […]

Don’t Sweat the Wet: Motorcycle Rain Gear to Beat April Showers

Tour Master Centurion One-Piece Suit

Rain-schmrain! If you’re a die-hard motorcycle rider you don’t let a little bit (or a lot) of the wet stuff deter you from getting your two-wheeled fix. You don’t have to be a tough “biker” type to slog through an unexpected deluge—but it sure does help if you have the right motorcycle gear to start […]

AMA Go Ride! Month Begins Now


Week 1 Theme is “Go Ride Your Way!” AMA Go Ride! Month, sponsored by the American Motorcyclist Association, begins today. Throughout the next four weeks, motorcyclists nationwide will welcome the 2014 riding season in style with information, entertainment, prize drawings and more via the AMA Facebook page. During the first week of April, “AMA Go […]