Scrambled Egg: ChapMoto Cooks up a Tasty Bolt Scrambler


When Star Motorcycles introduced the Star Bolt several years ago, the new model ticked off a lot of boxes on many motorcyclists’ wants and desires lists. The bike is nimble, lightweight, has great modern styling, and is easy for beginners to ride yet offers enough pep and aggression to keep veteran riders thoroughly entertained. The […]

2015 Holiday Gift Guide: A Little Something For Everyone And Every Budget


Powersports enthusiasts can be kind of difficult to shop for, they either have everything they need or they have a very specific part or accessory in mind that they want/need. If you know nothing about motorcycles, ATVs, or UTVs, trying to shop for parts for someone in particular can be nearly be impossible unless you […]

My First Chopper: A Beginner’s Guide To Buying A Motorcycle

Cruiser on Beach

Entering into the world of high torque and freeway freedom can be a little bit daunting if you’ve never owned a bike before. The following motorcycle buying guide offers some great questions to ask yourself before making the big purchase. 1) What Type Of Rider Are You? Be honest with yourself about your abilities. If your friend […]

Long Haul Kawi! The Do-It-All, Go Anywhere KLR

Kawasaki KLR650 Ready for a Long Haul

How To Get Your Kawasaki KLR 650 Ready For A Long Haul Remember those old Timex commercials that touted the watch’s toughness with the tag line “Takes a licking and keeps on ticking”? Well, the same could be said for the venerable Kawasaki KLR 650. It seems no matter how much abuse or how many […]

Motorcycle Transportation Best Practices

Open Road

Motorcycle Transportation Made Easy For motorcycle riders who need to get their bike from point A to point B, there are several options to take. Some riders simply want to transport their motorcycles to a new location without riding the entire way. Others transport their bikes because they are moving to a new area or maybe […]

5 Gadgets You’ll Want To Have On Your Motorcycle

Light Speed Rider

High-Tech Motorcycle Gadgets Transform Your Ride Technology has transformed the motorcycle world and there’s no reason why you can’t have high-tech gadgets on your ride. There are plenty of things from cameras to speaker systems that can all be easily attached to your ride without any drilling or permanent attachments needed. Even if you’re a […]

Vintage And Retro Style Motorcycle Helmets: Part II

Cruiser and helmet

The design that started the vintage motorcycle helmet aesthetic started during the World War II era, which relied on a shell helmet with large goggles. Once the motorcycle craze began in the 1960s and 1970s, the designs began to alter with the times. Nowadays, there are various types of helmets, but one design that always […]

Vintage And Retro Style Motorcycle Helmets: Part I

Vintage bikes parked under palm trees

Vintage motorcycle gear has increased in popularity due to the Internet and the accessibility to these items. Whether riders scour the Web on auction or collector sites, there’s definitely a craving for vintage gear. On the other hand, many motorcycle apparel manufacturers have noticed the trend in vintage designs and released their own versions of the […]

Best Summer Leather Motorcycle Jackets

Cruiser Parked Under Sunset

With the summer heat, some riders forgo their leather jackets to stay cool while riding. However, without your leather, you’re left extremely vulnerable if you’re in an accident. Even though leather is thick and durable, there are breathable options for riders so they can stay safe and cool while riding. There’s no doubt that certain summer […]

Full-Face Helmets: Know All Your Options

Motorcycle Helmets

While there are several motorcycle helmet designs out there, it’s smart to know the various types of each design. For beginners, there are full-face, three-quarter and half-helmets available, but depending on your riding style, type of bike and personal preference, there are variations to each motorcycle helmet. One of the most important motorcycle helmets to look […]