ARAI HELMETS ANNOUNCES NEW DEFIANT-X AND CLASSIC-V HELMETS

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  Nearly 70 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 manufacturers. Such recognition did not come easily or overnight, but as a […]

Introducing Icon’s New Airflite Helmet

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For decades fullface motorcycle helmets have pretty much all had the same overall shape. While the oval-like shape is very aerodynamic, aesthetically it gets a little boring when everyone is doing the same thing. Thankfully companies like Bell, Scorpion, AGV, and Simpson have been pushing the lines of traditional fullface helmet designs and shapes with things […]

2018 Brings More Fees for California Vehicle Owners  

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It’s going to get a little more expensive to own a vehicle in California come the start of 2018. Already hit with a gas tax hike a couple months back, starting January 1st there will be an additional vehicle registration fee that could cost vehicle owners up to an extra $175. Back in April, with […]

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 […]

Suzuki Announces 2018 Motorcycle Lineup

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Three decades ago Suzuki revolutionized sport bikes with the introduction of the GSX-R750. Ever since then, the GSX-R750 has remained true to its original concept and championship-winning heritage. On the road or on the track, the GSX-R750 delivers a breathtaking combination of outstanding engine performance, crisp handling, compact size and light weight. The GSX-R600 is […]

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 […]

2017 Chaparral Motorsports Monster Parking Lot Sale Recap

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While it may take more than a month of planning and prepping, the whirlwind that is Chaparral Motorsports’ biggest sale of the year, the annual Monster Parking Lot Sale, only lasts seven hours. Eager with anticipation for deals and huge discounts, this year attendees started lining up as early as 5am on October 7th and […]

Yamaha Motor Corp., USA: Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, Donates Generators to Red Cross

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CYPRESS, CA—(Marketwired – October 03, 2017) – Yamaha Motor Corp. USA’s, Outdoor Power Equipment Division has announced that it is donating nearly 400 generators to the Red Cross for its disaster relief efforts. Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S., is donating both its popular 2000-watt and 2800-watt invertor generator models to the Red Cross to assist in […]

Yamaha Introduces New XSR700 Sport Heritage Motorcycle and XMAX Scooter

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Cypress, CA – September 21, 2017 – Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA, today introduced their new XSR700 Sport Heritage motorcycle and XMAX scooter, exemplifying the company’s ongoing commitment to bringing new and exciting models to market. The new XSR700 and XMAX are just part of Yamaha’s poignant 2018 model lineup announcements, which have already included the early September introduction of the […]