Tour of the Week: Killington, Vermont Shamrock Tour

May 29, 2015 View Comments

A Thrilling Ride in the Adirondacks – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Killington, VT Shamrock Tour comes from the May/June 2011 issue.

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Online Registration Deadline for 10th Annual Touring Weekend

May 28, 2015 View Comments

Sign Up by June 16, 2015 to Reserve Your Spot! – You won’t want to miss the 10th edition of RoadRUNNER’s annual Touring Weekend. The event, which will be held in Winston-Salem, NC, will feature two spectacular days of motorcycle touring on some of the area’s best roads. There will also be interesting and informative […]

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Motorcycle Safety Checklist for Spring Riders

May 27, 2015 View Comments by Michael Rosenzweig

The Pre-Ride Check – Spring is officially here—time to kick off the riding season. But before you hop on your bike and put on your helmet, take a few minutes to review our safety checklist. By taking the time to inspect your bike for any potential hazards, you can ensure your safety and protect others […]

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Compass Expeditions Offers Ultimate South American Tour

May 26, 2015 View Comments

Circumnavigate South America – Spanning 128 days, Compass Expeditions’ South America 360 Tour will be run for the second time beginning on February 21, 2016. The tour will circumnavigate the continent of South America through Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, and Colombia. In all, the trip will tally over 20,000 miles. Along the […]

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Ice Bike Comes Back to Life

May 25, 2015 View Comments

Victory V92 TC Gets Thawed Out – You’ve probably heard of the Swedish propensity to build hotels out of ice. As if that weren’t odd enough, it seems they also enjoy encasing perfectly good motorcycles in the cold stuff. Back in 2011, a rather unfortunate model year 2002 Victory V92 TC suffered a fate similar […]

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Review: Sidi Cobra Air Boots

May 24, 2015 View Comments by David Burbach

Summer Track Boots that Work Great on the Street – Here in North Carolina winter seems to have broken. My lawn is starting to turn from brown to green, which means I’ll have to dust off the lawn mower soon, but it also means that riding season is finally here. Spring is coming and summer […]

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Mckee’s Sky Ranch Presents the All Brands Motorcycle Event

May 23, 2015 View Comments

Vintage Show, Historic Racing—What More Could You Want? – Two hundred acres perched atop the Appalachian Mountains outside of Terra Alta, WV, will serve as the setting for what’s simply known as the All Brands Motorcycle Event. Spanning July 23-26, the event will include a diverse array of activities and attractions that are sure to […]

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Tour of the Week: Shamrock Tour – Moab, Utah

May 22, 2015 View Comments

Red Rock Ride – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Moab, UT Shamrock Tour comes from the Jan./Feb. 2006 issue.

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Edelweiss Bike Travel’s Feschtl 2015

May 21, 2015 View Comments

The Edelweiss Party of the Year – Every year Edelweiss Bike Travel invites its past tour participants to meet up for what they call “the biggest Edelweiss party of the year,” otherwise known as the Edelweiss Feschtl. The 2015 Feschtl marks the event’s 35th anniversary and promises to be especially festive. In fact, 2015 will […]

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MotoMojo – Motorcycle Cooling Conundrum

May 20, 2015 View Comments

Solving Your Overheating Problems – Hot weather really taxes a motorcycle’s cooling system. Problems that weren’t apparent in cooler weather will quickly show up. Running hot can manifest itself in different ways. Overheating may cause engine “pinging” and detonation (also known as spark knock) when it’s under load, even if you’re using premium fuel. This […]

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RoadRUNNER Behind the Scenes: The Annual Touring Weekend

May 19, 2015 View Comments

10th Anniversary Ride –  Christa and Christian Neuhauser moved to the United States from Austria in 1999. The couple, and their two sons (Florian and Manuel), were avid motorcycle touring enthusiasts having already traveled the country extensively by motorcycle. After their move it wasn’t long before the idea was hatched for an American motorcycle touring […]

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Victory Electric Prototype Race Motorcycle

May 18, 2015 View Comments

Polaris Goes Electric at the Isle of Man – Remember when Harley-Davidson’s Project LiveWire made waves last year as the Motor Company’s first foray into battery powered motorcycles? Well, not to be out done, Polaris bought out Brammo, a company already established in the EV market. Now we have the first fruit of the union […]

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Harley-Davidson Mission Open Road

May 17, 2015 View Comments

Free Riding Academy Training for Military – To show their appreciation for America’s servicemen and women, Harley-Davidson will offer free Riding Academy motorcycle training to all active duty military, reservists, retirees, and veterans. The “Learn to Ride” program will fittingly start on Armed Forces Day, which is May 16. The program will wrap up September […]

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Coming Soon: The Honda CRF1000L

May 16, 2015 View Comments

The Africa Twin is Back! – Honda’s Africa Twin is a legendary bike that’s been out of production for a dozen years or so now. The motorcycling world has missed the Dakar bred dual sport since its departure, especially with the rise in popularity of the adventure segment over the last few years. Well, the […]

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Tour of the Week: Wheeling, WV Shamrock Tour

May 15, 2015 View Comments

A Twisty Romp Down Rural Backroads – Each week RoadRUNNER Magazine is releasing a “Tour of the Week” from our extensive archives. The tour article, along with downloadable maps and GPS files, will be available for free, but only for a week! This week’s Wheeling, WV Shamrock Tour comes from the Mar./Apr. 2010 issue.

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