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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Scorpion EXO Yukon Jacket Great For Touring And Adventure Riders

Scorpion EXO Yukon Textile Jacket Review Title

For skiers, snowboarders, snowmobilers and other winter sports enthusiasts, protective clothing has been on the market for some time. However, this weather proof style of textiles has been fairly limited to the snow-sport industry. The Scorpion EXO Yukon Jacket brings that same style of high-tech fabric to motorcyclists. Adventure and touring motorcyclists need clothing that can […]

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 Hella 2 Women’s Textile Jacket: Style And Safety

Icon Hella 2 Women's Textile Jacket Title

The Icon Hella 2 Women’s Textile Jacket is the ideal gear for motorcyclists in more ways than one. Not only will a woman rider look stylish on the road, but this jacket has plenty of safety features and other benefits. Whether they are going on a long road trip or heading out for a ride […]

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 […]

Scorpion EXO Eddy Vented Textile Jacket: Fashion Meets Function

Scorpion EXO Eddy Vented Textile Jacket Title

Just because you need to stay safe while you’re motorcycling down the highway between cars or riding your cruiser around the town doesn’t mean you can’t look good while doing it. The Scorpion EXO Eddy Vented Textile Jacket won’t just help protect you in case of an accident, but it will make sure you look […]

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 […]