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2018 Royal Enfield Himalayan: A Brand New, Old School Adventure Bike

Apr 19, 2018 View Comments by

Like many others, I’ve been drooling over photos of the Royal Enfield Himalayan since they first began circulating around the internet a couple of years ago. A retro-styled, middle-weight adventure bike off-the-shelf. Did they make this just for me? How did they know? And finally, after what seemed like forever, and just when I was […]

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Topo Design Rover Pack

Apr 11, 2018 View Comments by

  Created to claim the “just right” Goldilocks’ niche in the rucksack market, the Rover Pack from Topo Design presents a classic, flat-pack silhouette built upon a durable, lightweight base of 1000D Cordura, with water-resistant cloth upper and drawstring closure. Other features: an inner sleeve to cradle most 15” laptops; straps backed with padded mesh, […]

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Twisted Road – Peer-to-Peer Rentals

Apr 08, 2018 View Comments by

Peer-to-peer rentals. It’s a simple concept that’s revolutionized the lodgings sector, and Twisted Road, a new start-up company, is taking it to the streets. Wherever you travel, you can now ride the world by registering with them, on their easily navigated website, to rent or list a bike for rent anywhere. To catch a ride, […]

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3BR Powersports X-PWR-H5

Apr 07, 2018 View Comments by

    GoPro Hero5 or Hero6 users will appreciate this kit that includes all they need to keep the cameras running and batteries powered from any USB power source. It features a simple to attach pivot post, a cable-retainer system with two-level sealing to provide protection against harsh conditions, and various cable lengths, from 9” […]

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Valentino Rossi, Life of a Legend

Apr 01, 2018 View Comments by

    This new biography by veteran MotoGP correspondent, Michael Scott, chronicles Valentino Rossi’s phenomenal international racing career, which covers nine Grand Prix World Championships, 213 podium finishes out of 334 race starts, and an incomparable 87 victories in 500cc/MotoGP. Switching from kart racing, Rossi began his journey in the 125cc class with Aprilia in […]

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City Escape: Québec City

Mar 26, 2018 View Comments by

The tour starts at the Fontaine de Tourny, travels around Québec City and the Plains of Abraham to Quai des cageux along the Promenade de Champlain to the point where you can see the old Québec Bridge over the Saint Lawrence River. It continues through the historic part of Québec along Quartier Petit Champlain to […]

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Pagosa Springs, Colorado Shamrock Tour®: Riding “Naked” in the Rocky Mountain State

Mar 24, 2018 View Comments by

With an abundance to see and do, Colorado is a tourist mecca for good reason. While many flock to explore the beauty and rugged wilderness (whether hiking, rafting or mountain biking), we made plans to visit some of the old mining and railroad towns that sprouted up in the mid to late 1800s. All of […]

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2018 Honda Gold Wing: Accomplice to Wanderlust

Mar 23, 2018 View Comments by

In motorcycling, there are a number of inexplicable cliques specific to brands and models that have spawned subcultures unto themselves. Harley-Davidson enjoys a stranglehold on cool; Moto Guzzi riders exude obsessive emotions; and BMW’s illustrious GS attracts global legions of adventure-seeking cohorts. But perhaps the most devout and diehard fans of a single motorcycle are […]

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Cortech Spring 2018 Pre-Race Season Sale

Mar 19, 2018 View Comments by

Cortech Performance Apparel & Gear has a bad case of Racing Fever and has announced its “Suit Up For Spring” racing gear sale on select Cortech one-piece race suits, race boots, and gloves. With savings on Cortech Adrenaline one-piece suits of $80 at a sale price of $719.99 and Cortech Latigo suits at a sale […]

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Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America Returns to East Coast in 2018

Mar 17, 2018 View Comments by

For the first time in more than seven years, 225 riders will travel the East Coast on the Ride’s 24th Anniversary trek raising money to send kids to Victory Junction Former NASCAR driver and NBC Sports racing analyst Kyle Petty is once again revving up his Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America for the 24th […]

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Over $6 Million Up For Grabs In MotoAmerica For 2018

Mar 16, 2018 View Comments by

Six manufacturers are putting their money where their mouths are this year with BMW, Honda, Kawasaki, KTM, Suzuki and Yamaha offering up a combined contingency of over $4.5 million for the 2018 MotoAmerica Series. Throw in the almost $1.5 million in MotoAmerica purse money and the total haul for the series in 2018 is a […]

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Piaggio Group and Aprilia Remember Founder Ivano Beggio

Mar 13, 2018 View Comments by

 Piaggio Group and Aprilia affectionately and respectfully remember Ivano Beggio, founder of Aprilia, who passed away during the night at the age of 73. Max Biaggi: “He placed passion at the service of his skills, he was like a father in racing to me.” For Roberto Colaninno, Chairman and CEO of the Piaggio Group (of […]

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National Park Week 2018

Mar 13, 2018 View Comments by

“There can be nothing in the world more beautiful than the Yosemite, the groves of the giant sequoias and redwoods, the Canyon of the Colorado, the Canyon of the Yellowstone, the Three Tetons; and our people should see to it that they are preserved for their children and their children’s children forever, with their majestic […]

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KTM My Ride App – Motorcycle Connectivity and Navigation

Mar 12, 2018 View Comments by

KTM’s smartphone connectivity platform, KTM MY RIDE, available on a large number of its Street range increases in functionality for 2018, with the Phone and Music functions bolstered with turn-by-turn navigation and route planning, powered by a dedicated app. Living in a connected world, KTM began introducing the possibility for users to connect their smartphones with […]

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SHOEI Neotec II and Sena SRL Communication System

Mar 07, 2018 View Comments by

SHOEI announced the Spring ’18 arrival of the all-new NEOTEC II to the North American marketplace, as well as the specially developed, SENA-exclusive SRL Bluetooth Communication System designed for seamless integration with the NEOTEC II.  An every-occasion helmet with the adaptability to excel no matter where your next journey takes you, the NEOTEC II does it all with […]

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