Alpinestars 2016 Collection Preview

New Motorcycle Suits from Alpinestars

The entire line of new or updated motorcycle gear apparel for 2016 from Alpinestars that will be available to consumers includes numerous items, which you’ll be able to see on Chaparral Motorsports website Until then, here’s some highlights from the Alpinestars 2016 collection press introduction held at the company’s U.S. headquarters. New and updated performance […]

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 […]

The Basics Of Choosing A Motorcycle Jacket Fit For You

Street Bike At Bar

For most people, when they think of a motorcyclist riding down the street, they picture a black, leather jacket. However, the world of motorcycle jackets has not only evolved, but spread out across a plethora of different styles, fits, purposes and protective-based motorcycle apparel. No longer are the days of the Fonz with a simple […]

Choosing The Right Motorcycle Jacket: Tips And Recommendations

Blue Honda Gold Wing

When most people think of a classic motorcycle jacket, usually the image of a black leather piece of gear comes to mind. However, nowadays motorcycle gear comes in just about any color imaginable, and jackets are made from various types of materials to ensure comfort and still look stylish. There are literally thousands of motorcycle jackets […]

Icon 1000 Hood Jacket Adds Protection And Style

Icon One Thousand Hood Leather Jacket Title

Icon recently released its 2014 Fall Gear collection for motorcyclists of all kinds and one of the standout pieces is the new Icon 1000 Hood Jacket. The jacket brings together both a modern trend in motorcycle apparel and a classic look that gives urban riders a new piece of iconic equipment for rides around town. […]

Ride in Comfort: How to Measure Yourself for the Correct Motorcycle Jacket Size

Joe Rocket Resistor Vented Jacket

If you’re just getting into motorcycle riding you’re probably on a quest to find all the right gear that not only looks good, but suits your riding style, and fits comfortably. While picking motorcycle gear based on looks and riding style are somewhat subjective, finding gear you feel comfortable and safe in is easier to […]

Summertime Motorcycling Gear: 10 Ways to Beat the Heat

desert ride

What’s the best thing about summer? Summer vacations and more hours of daylight so you can spend more time on your motorcycle. What’s the worst thing about summer? The scorching heat. If the last few weeks of record spring temperatures are any indication of what our summer weather is going to be like, we are […]

Night Rider: Get Noticed with Hi-Viz Motorcycle Gear

Speed And Strength SS2500 Hell 'N Back Hi-Viz Dual Sport Helmet

Anytime you’re on a motorcycle you’re basically a target. It’s a sad fact, but one we as motorcycle enthusiasts accept when we throw a leg over a saddle. Not until people stop stuffing themselves into clown cars disguised as “smart cars” a fully embrace the freedom, agility, and eco-friendliness of jamming around on two wheels […]

2014 Scorpion EXO Gear

For motorcycle riders that want to get suited up for their next journey with functional and fashionable apparel but don’t want to get stung on price or quality, options from Scorpion EXO is a smart way to go. Scorpion has been designing motorcycle gear that offers the perfect combination of fit, protection, and style for […]

AGV Sport’s New Motorcycle Jackets: A Little Something for Every Rider

Would you get a tattoo from someone who has never pushed ink into flesh? Probably not. So why would you purchase a motorcycle jacket designed by someone who has never ridden a motorcycle? It takes a lot of practice to properly maneuver a tattoo machine across a person’s skin just as it takes riding experience […]