This and That: 2017 KTM 390 Duke

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If You Ride This: 2017 KTM 390 Duke In a world of heavily skinned, lightweight, sport bikes from the big four Japanese manufacturers, KTM’s 390 Duke is a stark contrast with its naked appearance. With a fresh look for 2017, the 390 Duke sports a long list new items such as 43mm WP forks, a […]

How to Survive Riding a Motorcycle in a Heat Wave

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We’re approaching mid-July, the peak of summer, and it seems the sparks from the 4th of July have lit a fire in the skies above Southern California and Western Nevada. With a potential record-setting heat wave looming over the Western end of the country it can take a lot of will power to gear up […]

Sneaky Snake Snaps at Cyclist

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Motorcycle riders have a lot of things to worry about when cruising down the road such as unobservant motorists, rocks or debris in their path, and deer unexpectedly crossing in front of them. Well, it appears they need to add one more thing to the list, jumping snakes trying to attack their lower extremities. At […]

Keep It On Two Wheels: Five Tips To Improve Wet Weather Riding Skills

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As everyone was excitedly waiting for an eventful and at times dreadful 2016 to end, we’re only two weeks into the new year and southern Californians have already been treated to an exciting and promising 2017 with record rainfall. Southern California residents are not built for the rain, just take a look at all the […]