Buyer’s Guide: Motorcycle GPS

Buyer's Guide: Motorcycle GPS

Getting lost on the back of your motorcycle may sound like a great idea, but in theory it is likely to provide more headaches than fond memories. That’s why so many riders make it a point to purchase a motorcycle GPS that can offer directions during long cruising excursions or adventurous tours. However, the vast majority […]

Alpinestars Introduces New Denim Motorcycle Gear

Alpinestars Introduces New Denim Motorcycle Gear

Investing in the right motorcycle gear is essential for any rider. Whether you’re on a cruiser or a dirt bike – or anything in between – you have to make sure you are outfitted with the motorcycle apparel that’s designed to provide the optimum combination of comfort and safety. Many riders find their premier outfits […]

Alpinestars Releases Spring Collection

2013 Alpinestars Spring Collection

Alpinestars will celebrate 50 years of manufacturing motorcycle apparel this year, and as part of the anniversary, the brand is releasing a spring collection for riders to enjoy. The company, which began as a producer of skiing and hiking boots, entered the world of motorsports in 1965 with its first pair of motorcycle boots and has […]

ABS Slowly Makes Its Way To More Bikes

Since the report by the insurance industry in 2010, there have been more bikes released that come with anti-lock brakes (ABS) as standard feature.

Ducati Partners With Diesel To Create Biker-Inspired Fashion And Fashion-Inspired Motorcycles

Ducati recently announced the debut of the Monster Diesel motorcycle, a collaborative effort between the Italian bike company and the Diesel fashion brand. The new custom bike will be officially unveiled at Diesel stores in New York City, Rome and Tokyo-Shibuya alongside a new clothing collection from the designer. “The Monster Diesel, and the collection […]

Chaparral Motorsports Launches Initiative to Use Video to Enhance Customer Experience

Chaparral Motorsports is pleased to announce the launch of a new video section on its website that will help customers get the information they need on the motorcycle gear and accessories that the store offers. By going to video.chaparral-racing.com, customers gain access to dozens of videos covering a wide range of products, with more being […]

Helmet Communicator Buyer’s Guide

Helmet Communicator Buyer's Guide

Start with this question: With what, or whom do you want to communicate? That sounds obvious, but when considering a helmet communication system, you need to give this some careful consideration. Complete this sentence – I want to: Listen to my iPod without those uncomfortable earbuds and the white cords dangling from my helmet. Hear […]

Cold Weather Gear Buyer’s Guide

Cold Weather Gear Buyer's Guide

Prepare For Winter With Cold Weather Gear There is no bad weather – Just bad clothing. Even though I live in Southern California, I’ve ridden in a wide variety of weather conditions. Once, on a dual-sport ride in the mountains of south central Utah, I was surprised by a snowstorm – surprising because it was […]

Motorcycle Exhaust System Buyer’s Guide

The most common aftermarket upgrade in the motorcycle community is swapping out exhaust pipes. It might not seem like a radical change, but this small step can have a huge effect on just about every aspect of your bike. In the performance department, you can improve both acceleration and fuel economy with a new exhaust […]

Get Ready for Summer – Warm Weather Gear

There’s No Bad Weather. Just Bad Clothing. That’s a line I use when referring to my childhood spent enjoying Minnesota winters. It applies to summer weather, too. Especially for powersports enthusiasts. We love summer. We wait most of the year for the long hours of sunlight and the opportunity to enjoy our ATVs, UTVs, and […]