Triumph Announces the New Speed Triple S and Speed Triple R

Feb 11, 2016 View Comments

In 1994, Triumph launched the Speed Triple, a bike that gave birth to an entirely new segment of riding—the streetfighter. Powered by Triumph’s triple engine, the bike has stayed true to its brooding and minimalistic styling for more than 20 years. The new Speed Triple S and Speed Triple R signal a new era for […]

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Aerostitch’s ‘ZeroBelowZero’ Winter Riding Experiment

Feb 10, 2016 View Comments

Aerostitch started the ‘ZeroBelowZero’ riding experiment this winter with one question in mind: will an electric motorcycle work for everyday transportation all winter long in frozen Duluth, MN? Makers of textile-based clothing and gear for motorcyclists, Aerostitch is no stranger to riding in unfavorable conditions. Since 1983, the company’s goal has been to create gear […]

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A Photographer and His Royal Enfield Set Out Across the Globe

Feb 10, 2016 View Comments

Before photographer Walter Astrada set out on his journey less than a year ago, he didn’t have a lot of funds, or a motorcycle. He also didn’t know how to ride a motorcycle. Since 2015, however, he’s traveled atop his Royal Enfield from his home in Barcelona, Spain, to Turkey, Russia, Mongolia, South Korea (by […]

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Klock Werks’ “Spirit of Sturgis” Scout Honors Founder of Sturgis Motorcycle Rally

Feb 09, 2016 View Comments

Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, is proud to present the “Spirit of Sturgis,” a custom Indian Scout built by Klock Werks Kustom Cycles of Mitchell, SD, as a modern day interpretation of the Indian Scout owned by J.C. “Pappy” Hoel, founder of the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. Klock Werks based the “Spirit of Sturgis” motorcycle […]

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RoadRUNNER’s Bucket List Roads: The Geronimo Trail Scenic Byway

Feb 06, 2016 View Comments by Jim Parks

What is It? This scenic byway in New Mexico retraces Apache warrior history and that of their iconic leader, Geronimo. It also takes riders to hot mineral springs first used by Native Americans, historic mining towns that flourished but then died when the gold and silver ran out, and desert lakes and forested mountains. Points […]

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Touring Tip: Helping a Stranded Rider

Feb 05, 2016 View Comments by Jim Parks

In the earlier days of motorcycling, when bikes were less reliable, riders frequently became stranded by a mechanical malfunction. Back then, motorcyclists were often as handy with a wrench as they were with the throttle. If they couldn’t fix their own bike, other riders invariably stopped to help out. The bonds among fellow bikers were […]

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2016 Touratech Rally EAST, Aug. 18-21

Feb 05, 2016 View Comments

In 2015, Touratech hosted its first annual East Coast Adventure Rally—four days of camping and riding around beautiful Huntingdon, PA. In 2016, the adventure touring company is building on this event and making it even better. Touratech Rally EAST will take place in Huntingdon from August 18-21, with even more food, showers, routes, riders, and […]

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Indian & Red Wing Shoes Announce Limited Edition Boot Collection

Feb 04, 2016 View Comments

America’s first motorcycle company today announced it has partnered with Red Wing Shoes® to create the new limited edition “Red Wing Shoes® Collection” of fine, handcrafted American motorcycle boots. Indian Motorcycle, founded in 1901, and Red Wing Shoes, founded in 1905, share a rich heritage of authenticity, fine handcrafted quality, and products that embody the […]

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2016 Americade Events

Feb 04, 2016 View Comments

Tens of thousands of riders flock to New York’s Lake George every year for the fun and festivity of Americade, and 2016 is set to be no different. From tours to concerts, cruises, comedy, and more, this year’s rally will have it all. Registration begins in February for the June 7-11 event. For those who […]

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Stayin’ Safe Advanced Motorcycle Training Announces New Programs

Feb 03, 2016 View Comments

Stayin’ Safe Advanced Motorcycle Training is partnering with highly respected motorcycle safety expert, Ken Condon, a nationally known journalist who used to write for Motorcycle Consumer News (MCN) . Ken’s Riding in the Zone training program provides advanced techniques and coaching in the parking lot, on the track, in the dirt, and on the street. […]

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Vozz Helmets’ Rear-hinge RS.1

Feb 02, 2016 View Comments

As brands strive to make riding more comfortable and efficient, motorcycle accessories are becoming increasingly high-tech, from heated gear to helmets with tricked-out head-up displays. But sometimes it seems these advancements are heading in the wrong direction, making riding more complicated rather than safer and free of additional distractions. Vozz Helmets is doing it right. […]

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RoadRUNNER Will Be at Timonium, Feb. 12-14

Feb 01, 2016 View Comments

We’re hitting the road! RoadRUNNER will be at the Timonium Motorcycle Show in two weeks! The mid-Atlantic’s largest motorcycle show is happening February 12-14 at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium, MD. Presented by American Recreational Promotions, it’ll feature: > Every foreign and domestic motorcycle manufacturer available in the U.S. > Hundreds of exhibits covering […]

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Carl Reese Breaks Solo Cannonball Motorcycle Record from LA to NYC

Jan 28, 2016 View Comments

Riding his 2015 BMW K 1600 GT six-cylinder, Carl Reese of Santa Clarita, CA, broke the solo cannonball motorcycle record from Los Angeles to New York City in 38 hours, 49 minutes. Previously, George Egloff had set the record in 1983, making the cross-country journey in 42 hours. According to the Transcontinental Drivers Association, no […]

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Klim Launches Redesigned Adventure Rally Suit

Jan 27, 2016 View Comments

The Klim Adventure Rally Jacket and Pant set a bench mark for innovation of technical motorcycle apparel when it was launched in 2010. Continually seeking to refine products, Klim’s development team is excited to launched an updated version of this suit for 2016. The major change in the latest generation Adventure Rally is a revised […]

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Toby Price Wins 2016 Dakar Three Years After Breaking Neck

Jan 26, 2016 View Comments

The grueling Dakar Rally ended a little less than two weeks ago and Toby Price took home the win for the motorcycle division. The first Australian to champion any category, Price finished 39 minutes, 41 seconds ahead of Slovakian KTM teammate Stefan Svitko. Riding motorbikes since he was two years old, Price was raised in a […]

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