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 […]

Beating The Heat While Riding This Summer

Cruiser Parked Under Sunset

The summer months bring on a lot of additional threats to motorcyclists that many riders are completely unaware of. For instance, the summer heat can cause serious dehydration for riders spending multiple hours on their bike in the sun. Additionally, riders can have overly-thick leathers, boots and gloves, which leads to more distractions from being […]

Know Your Motorcycle Boots: Part II – Choosing The Right Style

2012 Triumph America - Action

In the first part of this series, we looked at the different styles and types of motorcycle boots available to purchase. However, it’s also important to know what you’re looking for in a boot as well. Choosing the perfect motorcycle boots can be tricky since there are numerous options available, but knowing the common things […]

Know Your Motorcycle Boots: Part I – Styles

2015 Harley-Davidson Street 750

Some riders simply like to choose their best pair of leather boots before hitting the road, but other motorcyclists may want to know all their options. There are several types of motorcycle boots for all different riders. Additionally, each boot works in its own special way to help you on your most common terrain, whether […]

How To Properly Maintain Bicycle Shoes

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Bike shoes can be pricey, so you’ll want to do your best to take care of them. While you might have purchased a pair of bike shoes only a couple months ago, not taking care of them or failing to clean them after a ride could cause them to age quicker. Depending on the type […]

Sidi Insider Riding Shoes Keep You On Your Toes

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Whether we’re talking about looking stylish or having a functional shoe that can be used for urban and suburban motorcycle rides, the Sidi Insider Riding Shoes will keep you on your toes. With the Sidi name, you know you are getting a quality product that is synonymous with leading motorcycle gear. “Thanks to this passion and […]

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 […]

Balance Casual Style And Function With The Sidi Gas Riding Shoes

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Motorcycle boots don’t have to be bulky and restricting. While these tall options are typically embraced in competitive environments, they aren’t always the most practical choice for recreational riders. However, wearing a normal shoe isn’t typically an option, as they don’t offer the same amount of protection that formal motorcycle boots do. So where can […]