Mid-Atlantic Backcountry Discover Route showing at Motorcycles of Charlotte February 21, 2018

Feb 20, 2018 View Comments

RoadRUNNER magazine and Motorcycles of Charlotte are sponsoring the first premiere of the Mid-Atlantic Backcountry Discover Route. It’s the first east coast BDR. Showing is February 21, 2018 at 6:15pm at 731 Westinghouse Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273.

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8th Annual 2018 Strider Cup World Championship July 20-21 in Boulder

Feb 19, 2018 View Comments

Strider Bikes is pleased to announce the dates and locations for its United States 2018 Strider Cup races, part of the international Strider Bike racing series for toddlers and young children. Dubbed by many as the “cutest race in the world,” these family-friendly races for the tiniest competitors will give small children a chance to […]

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A Motorcyclist’s Guide to the Galaxy: Dealing with Murphy, Part 2

Feb 13, 2018 View Comments

When we’re riding and running into emergencies, it could be extremely valuable to carry a smartphone or an asset tracker. But the smartphones don’t always have coverage and the asset trackers, as the SPOT3, have limited one-way functionality. Murphy comes in all kinds of unpleasant forms, yet not all of them are life-threatening situations. Hitting […]

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Hepco & Becker Luggage Rack with Cases for Honda Africa Twin

Feb 11, 2018 View Comments

Last fall we planned a big dual sport ride with the Africa Twin, but taking a brand new motorcycle off-road comes with risks. Dropping one usually isn’t cheap. So why not spend a little extra and protect your ride? We turned to Moto Machines, the Hepco & Becker distributor in the USA for 3 essential […]

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BMW Enduroguard Riding Suit

Feb 10, 2018 View Comments

BMW’s new Enduroguard suit is a good cross between their Rallye-Pro ADV suits and traditional touring gear. The Enduroguard is a waterproof off-road riding suit that also handles the demands of long-distance road riding with equal effectiveness. Constructed of a thick, high abrasion-resistant material developed in conjunction with Schoeller Textil AG, the suit offers plenty […]

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Feb 09, 2018 View Comments

In the modern age of cell phones, virtual assistant devices, electric vehicles, drones, robots, digital cameras and countless other 21st century technical wonders, it may be hard to fathom a time in the mid-19th century when the horse was the primary mode of transportation and our country’s very future hung in the balance. In those […]

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BURSIG Center-Lift Stand

Feb 08, 2018 View Comments by Florian Neuhauser

With the arrival of the KTM 1290 Super Duke GT at the office, I quickly went shopping for a bike stand. Not wanting to mount a bunch of unnecessary parts to the KTM, I chose to go the other route: How much can I take off to highlight the Super Duke’s beautiful lines? One part […]

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NUVIZ Review

Feb 05, 2018 View Comments by John Flores

Let’s get this out of the way—if you are an “I ride my motorcycle to get away from it all!” rider, then the NUVIZ is simply not for you. You can skip this review and spend some time with your cat. But if you owned a PalmPilot, waited in line for the first iPhone, or […]

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British Motorcycle Gear Legend Jacket and Knox Micro-Lock Armor

Feb 03, 2018 View Comments by Florian Neuhauser

When the company reached out a year ago about a brand-new jacket they wanted us to test in preproduction we happily obliged. With a few cruisers and vintage bikes still in the stable, I spent the summer and fall riding around in what is now called the Legend jacket. Although the 1.4mm cowhide leather jacket […]

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New Grand Touring LE Slingshot

Feb 01, 2018 View Comments

Fully Loaded Limited Edition Packs Premier Factory Accessories –Including Slingshade Roof, Color-Matched Rear Fender, Quilted Comfort Seats & Ride Command with Navigation Grand Touring LE comes from the factory with the ergonomically-friendly Slingshade roof, for increased rider comfort and sun protection, Slingshot’s Quilted Comfort Seats, and the Ride Command® infotainment system with turn-by-turn navigation. Adding […]

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Klock Werks Nomad Mount

Jan 31, 2018 View Comments

The Nomad mount is a reliable option for keeping mobile devices secured to a bike on the roughest of trails. Razor-thin magnetic discs produced by iOmounts affix the Klock Werks mount to smartphones and GPS devices. Its rugged, flexible strap installs on any .5” to 2” diameter bar, and the design allows for 360-degree rotation. […]

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The 2018 Can-Am Spyder Display

Jan 29, 2018 View Comments

Spyder riders of the 2018 RT, the F3-T, and F3 Limited models have a new feature-laden instrument display (in dark and chrome color options) to enhance their travels. Another new augmentation is the intuitive joystick mounted near the left handgrip, which ensures riders can keep their hands on the handlebars and stay more focused on […]

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Moto-Skiveez Performance

Jan 27, 2018 View Comments

The new Performance ADVENTURE Tight incorporates the latest in bicycle-pad technology. It forms a multi-density scaffold from a single layer of proprietary foam which maintains support and cushioning while reducing rider discomfort. The fabrication technology also improves breathability and moisture absorption. Designed as a base layer and composed of a higher compression fabric than the […]

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Racer Tour FHH Gloves

Jan 25, 2018 View Comments

Waterproofed with an AquaPoint membrane and lightly insulated in Dexfil, with special attention paid to heightening touchscreen reactivity to the index fingers, the Racer Tour FHH (For Heated Hand) gloves will keep you warm and dry. The insulation on the palm allows heat transfer for those with heated grips. Constructed in a leather and textile […]

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2018 Honda Gold Wing: Raising the Bar on Uber-touring Models!

Jan 23, 2018 View Comments

Honda has finally unveiled its long-awaited flagship 2018 model motorcycle—the Gold Wing—and it’s definitely a looker! Lighter, leaner, and meaner, with highly sculpted styling cues, the new Gold Wings look more like large sportbikes than touring models. Along with this model change, Honda has dropped the F6B model designation from its lineup, and instead brought […]

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