Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Dec 03, 2017 View Comments

  Are you frustrated because you can’t figure out what to get for your motorcycle friend or family member this Christmas? Here are some more great ideas they’ll flip for!     Fieldsheer
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Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Dec 02, 2017 View Comments

  Haven’t finished all your holiday shopping yet because you aren’t sure what to get your motorcycle-obsessed friend or family member? Here are some more ideas—we’ll keep them coming for the next few days!   Clearwater Lights www.clearwaterlights.com (916) 852-7029 The 24-watt, 2000+ lumen per light, LED Clearwater Darlas make motorcyclists more visible to traffic […]

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Gift ideas for the Holidays

Dec 01, 2017 View Comments

  Still searching for that perfect gift for the motorcycle rider in your life? We got your back. Check out these awesome ideas they will be sure to love!   6D Helmets ATS-1 Street Helmet www.6DHelmets.com (714) 772-2121 Like Nothing Else: The revolutionary 6D ATS-1, designed with the sole intent of surpassing the existing safety […]

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Kawasaki Announces New 2018 Models

Dec 01, 2017 View Comments

Kawasaki announces new models for 2018 line-up including the Z900RS, Ninja® 400, Ninja H2™SX, Ninja H2™SX SE, and the Ninja® ZX™-10R SE. Highlights of the 2018 Kawasaki Z900RS: Strong, Smooth In-Line Four Engine NEW Kawasaki Tuned Exhaust Note Lightweight Trellis Frame Z1-Inspired iconic styling $??? TBD The new Kawasaki Z900RS is the brand’s long awaited […]

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Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Nov 30, 2017 View Comments

  Are you struggling to think of gift ideas for that special motorcyclist in your life? Or maybe you’d like to drop some not so subtle hints for what you want this Christmas? Take out the guesswork so everyone’s happy and a little less stressed this holiday season. For the next 19 days, we’ll be […]

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KTM’s 2018 Street Model Line-Up

Nov 29, 2017 View Comments

KTM announced details of its 2018 North American street model lineup at the Long Beach International Motorcycle Show (IMS) in Long Beach, California. Highlighting the lineup was the debut of the 2018 KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE S for the North American market, while also showcasing its full line of NAKED, ADVENTURE and SUPERSPORT machines. Additionally, […]

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The Azores: Little Adventure

Nov 27, 2017 View Comments

Selecting a location roughly 75-percent smaller than Rhode Island to test a prototype adventure motorcycle would seem to be a less-than-ideal decision. However, just as one shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, never underestimate the level of excitement that can be found in a small space.

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Mr. Meticulous: Pete versus the Vibration

Nov 22, 2017 View Comments

The world is filled with an abundance of avid motorcyclists. But “avid” can take many forms. There are bikers whose lives revolve around riding daily, whether to work, a vacation destination, or simply a meandering excursion along some country roads for an afternoon. There are those who purchase their dream motorcycles and continually extol their […]

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Riding and Camping in Yellowstone: Mountains, Geysers, and Bears … Oh My!

Nov 20, 2017 View Comments

As I press my tent stakes into the mineral-rich soil of the nation’s oldest national park, I am glad that I didn’t heed the impulse to turn around before even rolling across the western boundary of Yellowstone earlier in the day. The big jugs on my BMW R 1200 GS were getting hotter than I […]

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2018 BMW K 1600 B: A Fresh Perspective

Nov 17, 2017 View Comments

Since its earliest days, BMW motorcycles have fostered a reputation as touring mounts, the machines synonymous with world travel and adventure. There is really only one category in which the German mark hasn’t had a presence: the realm of heavy cruiser in the great American landscape. That’s about to change with the introduction of the […]

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PhotoMojo: Selfie Confidence

Nov 15, 2017 View Comments by John Flores

It’s the craze that’s sweeping the nation! Here’s a selfie of me with friends! Here’s a selfie of me in the bathroom! Here’s a selfie of me in front of a thing that I saw! Here’s a selfie of me with a bacon cheeseburger! Selfie. SELFIE. SELFIE! Love them or hate them, a lot of […]

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2018 Honda Gold Wing Video and Timeline

Nov 14, 2017 View Comments

HONDA GOLD WING TIMELINE 1972 A team led by Soichiro Irimajiri develops the M1 prototype (also known as Project 371), a flat-six, 1,470cc precursor of the Gold Wing. 1974 The first Gold Wing—the 1975 GL1000 KO—makes its public debut at the Cologne Show in Germany. Developed by Toshio Nozue (also responsible for the CB750), the […]

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Michelin Announces Road 5 Motorcycle Tire

Nov 14, 2017 View Comments

The MICHELIN® Road 5 is designed for sport touring motorcycles with patented technologies that provide riders with enhanced grip, comfort, and stability, particularly in wet conditions. Available in January, the MICHELIN Road 5 incorporates patented XST Evo siping and ACT+ technology to add a new dimension of confidence in wet and dry conditions over the […]

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Motorcycle Film – A Man in La Mancha

Nov 13, 2017 View Comments

A life-tired and timid accountant is shaken from his complacency when his son is killed while serving in Iraq. In the emotional aftermath the father discovers his son was planning a motorcycle trip when he returned from the war; to retrace the route of his hero, Don Quixote. In an unexpected and uncharacteristic turn, the […]

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A Motorcyclist’s Guide to the Galaxy: Dealing with Murphy, Part 1

Nov 13, 2017 View Comments

It was a warm spring day when Mr. Roland Howard Goff, of southern Georgia, started up his Honda VTX 1300. He couldn’t have imagined the chain of events that would result in him spending the next eight days lying trapped in a ditch under the heavy bike, fighting for his life with one leg crushed, […]

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