This & That: Suzuki Van Van 200

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If you Ride This: Suzuki Van Van 200 It seems like every motorcycle manufacturer is jumping on the scrambler band wagon and Suzuki didn’t want to miss the ride. At least with their version, the VanVan 200, Suzuki has created something that looks unique and a blast to ride. Just shy of 300 pounds and […]

Bridgestone Announces New Battlecruise H50 Motorcycle Tires for American V-Twins

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Bridgestone recently announced the launch of its new line of motorcycle tires engineered exclusively to fit many popular and iconic American V-twin motorcycles. The Battlecruise H50 tire, the first of its kind from Bridgestone, expands the company’s motorcycle tire portfolio with a performance tire offering that is specially designed for large displacement, cruiser-style bikes, which […]

Motorcycle MPGs

Looking for motorcycle MPGs? How many miles per gallon does your motorcycle burn? We have complied this comprehensive chart of motorcycle MPG ratings for US Miles Per Gallon (Combined) from NADA data. Motorcycle MPG Chart Model Year Manufacturer Model US mpg (Combined) BMW 2016 BMW G 650 GS 66 2015 BMW G 650 GS 66 […]

2017 Suzuki Cruisers

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Brea, Calif, (October 4, 2016) – The 2017 Suzuki Boulevard cruiser lineup includes a range of bikes to satisfy any motorcycle fan’s cruising style. From muscle bikes to touring models, from classic V-twins to low-slung entry-level rides, Suzuki makes it easy for riders to choose their Boulevard. 2017 Suzuki Boulevard M109R B.O.S.S. The 2017 Suzuki […]

Sturgis, Shakespeare, and Bikers? Oh My!

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I’ve done and seen quite a bit during my years attending the annual Sturgis Rally. I’ve ridden many of the popular routes and loops such as the Badlands, Needles Highway, Spearfish Canyon, Vanocker Canyon, Bear Butte loop, Sundance Road ride, Nemo Road ride and I even slipped and slid a Road Glide  across dusty gravel […]

Buyer’s Guide: Casual Cruiser Gear for Everyday Wear

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We’ve seen it a hundred times now, the typical leather cruiser jacket with its stiff leather chassis, thick main zipper, and shiny studded buttons. It’s a classic look, one made famous by a pouting Marlon Brando and in The Wild One, but has been rehashed over and over by motorcycle jacket manufacturers for decades. Now […]

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 […]

Suzuki Announces VanVan 200 to Compliment its Sub 250cc Lineup

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Where Honda and Kawasaki have gone sporty-small with the introduction of their Grom 125 and Z125 models, Suzuki is going retro small with the announcement of its VanVan 200 headed for US soil. Actually, Suzuki will now have an eclectic mix of small displacement motorcycles for 2017, giving riders the choice between a classically styled […]

California is One Step Closer to Legal Lane Splitting

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Motorcycle riders have a reason to rejoice this week with the unanimous vote of 11-0 for A.B. 51 (the Lane Splitting Bill) by the California state senate committee on transportation and housing. This takes the practice of lane splitting one step closer out of the grey area/underground activity it has been in for decades and to moves it […]

Skully Begins Shipment of AR-1 Motorcycle Helmet

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SKULLY’s contract manufacturing partner, NASDAQ-listed Flextronics — who also manufactures products for Apple, Cisco, Lenovo, amongst other tech giants — recently ramped up the production assembly on the heels of the official passing on all regulatory testing and certification of the AR-1 in early 2016.SKULLY, Inc., a leading pioneer in Augmented Reality consumer based products […]