High technology comes to scooter riders

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Today’s scooters cover a broad spectrum of size and sophistication, and Dunlop’s all-new Scootsmart tire is designed to meet the demanding requirements of today’s scooter market by including innovations normally reserved for Dunlop’s full-size motorcycle tires. The Scootsmart introduces an unprecedented level of technology to scooter riders. Borrowing heavily from Dunlop’s recently released performance touring […]

Product Spotlight: Dunlop Hits the Sweet Spot With The New Sportmax Roadsmart III Tires

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  Can you have your cake and eat it too? Well, while motorcycle tires are consumables, I don’t really think you want to toss one onto your plate and gnaw on it. But in a figurative sense, with Dunlop’s new Sportmax Roadsmart III tires, yes, yes you can have your cake (long distance mileage) and […]

Dunlop Recalls Certain Sportmax Q3+ Tires

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A recall has been issued for certain Dunlop motorcycle tires. The recall info is as follows from the NHTSA: Report Receipt Date: May 24, 2017 NHTSA Campaign Number: 17T011000 Component(s): Tires Potential Number of Units Affected: 7 Manufacturer: Sumitomo Rubber USA, LLC Sumitomo Rubber USA, LLC (Sumitomo) is recalling certain models of Dunlop Sportmax Q3+ […]

Dunlop Introduces the All-New Sportmax Roadsmart III 

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Buffalo, NY (Jan. 31, 2017): Performance Touring is born. The all-new Sportmax Roadsmart III not only lasts longer, but performs at higher levels than the competition throughout its extended lifetime. Utilizing new ideas and proven concepts, Dunlop’s Sportmax Roadsmart III redefines the Sport Touring tire category by reinventing long-haul tire performance.   Some motorcycle tires boast […]

HJC to Introduce Smarton Blind Spot Detection Helmet at EICMA Show

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We are at that time of year when we get inundated with new motorcycles, products, and gear from all the top manufacturers as we get ready to head into the new year. It typically starts off with some new model releases and concept vehicles that get introduced overseas at shows like INTERMOT in Germany 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 […]

DIY Tire Change: It’s Not As Difficult As You Think

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You can save quite a bit of money by doing most of your own service and maintenance work on your motorcycle. Sure, more in-depth things like full engine rebuilds may be beyond most people’s skill level and should be left to the professionals, but thing like oil changes and brake services can easily be performed […]

Introducing The All-New 2016 Ducati Monster 1200 R

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As a grandchild of the original 1992 Ducati M900, the new 2016 Ducati Monster 1200 R is a raw power bike designed for competitive track riding and peak performance. “The designer wanted to communicate the top performance of the Monster 1200 R with a sport, compact and light design,” said Ducati. Their intent with the latest […]

STI Launches New Sand Wedge Motorcycle Tires

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STI Tire & Wheel, manufacturer of top-rated ATV/UTV tires and wheels such as the Black Diamond and HD Alloy Series, is proud to announce its expansion into the off-road motorcycle market with the introduction of the all-new Sand Wedge MX dirt bike tire. The STI Sand Wedge is a rear paddle tire offering several important […]

5 Things You Need To Know About Your Motorcycle Tires

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Most motorcyclists know their tires are an extremely important part of their ride, but how much do riders truly know? As a rider, you were most likely taught early to keep enough air in your tires and to inspect them before you take to the road. However, there’s a lot to know about motorcycle tires that […]