Learn From the Pros: New Clutch & Brake Levers

While your stock levers do the job, they’re boring and fragile. Why not choose better performance and great style? We chose a new set of ASV Inventions levers – brake and clutch – for our Honda CBR600RR. ASV makes two styles of aluminum levers for sport bikes: The Forged F3 series we chose for our […]

Learn From the Pros: Install a Fender Eliminator Kit

Nobody (not even the manufacturers!) likes these stock fenders. They’re a regulatory burden on design and style. And they’re their law – at least for them. You don’t need to retain all that plastic. We worked on a 2011 Honda CBR600RR for this project, using the Competition Werkes Standard Fender Eliminator. For this bike, Competition […]

Install a New Gas Tank: More Fuel. More Fun. We’ll Show You How

What’s more fun: Riding your dirt bike or stopping for gas? And in a race, which one is faster? Riding, of course. So you need a bigger dirt bike gas tank. Our YZ250 – with a stock fuel tank – holds 2.1 gallons of fuel. For motocross tracks, that might be okay; the fuel will […]

Adjusting Your Drive Ratio – Changing Your Sprockets for Maximum Performance

Motorcycle Sprocket

Are you gearing up? Adding teeth? Or are you simply stuck in the stock compromise you’ve been given? Okay, maybe that’s not fair. But chances are, you can do better – and for less money than you think. When you bought your motorcycle or ATV, it was full of compromise. It had to be. It […]

Shorai Battery – Help Your Bike Shed Some Pounds

You spend all kinds of money on weight-saving goodies for your motorcycle, then eat a giant breakfast burrito with extra cheese prior to your ride. A contradiction, perhaps. Well, order up a large side of home fries because we just saved you another four pounds, maybe more. It’s not a new diet plan. It’s the […]

A Buyer’s Guide to 450cc+ Dirt Bikes

There are many different types of motorcycles for riders to consider when purchasing a new bike, from models made for the street to those that are more comfortable in the middle of the woods. Riders who are planning to spend most of their time off-road, or on the motocross track, will likely favor dirt bikes. […]

Handguard Install: Quick & Easy

Acerbis Rally Pro X-Strong Handguards

Winter Time Ride Protection From Acerbis When it comes to protecting your hands from winter temperatures (and anything else out to rap you on the knuckles) a good set of handguards is invaluable. It is also one of the best places to keep your pinkies pink, instead of frozen solid and smashed. To make our […]

A Buyer’s Guide to 1000cc Sportbikes

The motorcycling community is large and diverse, with various riders asking different things of their bike. Some prefer models suited for long road trips, some want a comfortable commuting bike, while others simply want a motorcycle that looks great – but for riders who favor performance above all else, nothing tops a 1000cc sportbike. For […]