Look Deep into Nature: Explore National Parks for Free

Apr 22, 2019 View Comments by Bob Griego

I just returned from an awesome motorcycle tour chasing butterflies and wildflowers. You can expect the full article on the wildflower super bloom at Joshua Tree National Park and surrounding areas in an upcoming issue of RoadRUNNER. In the meantime, you can read more about this awesome park in my article, In Pursuit of Wildness: […]

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Don’t Let Fear Stop You From Riding [With Statistics]

Apr 19, 2019 View Comments by Heather Oliver

“Motorcycles are dangerous! Aren’t you scared when you ride one?” We hear this a lot, and undoubtedly, most other riders do too. While you often hear this from concerned friends or family that mean well, it doesn’t make it any less frustrating. The frustration stems from the fact that the majority of these statements come […]

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New York City: More than Apples in the Big Apple

Apr 15, 2019 View Comments by John Flores

New York City is the original melting pot. Generation after generation of immigrants from all over the world have come here to settle in neighborhoods in one of the five distinctive boroughs and make this place their own. A motorcycle is one of the best ways to unlock The City’s many delights, especially a bike […]

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Group Riding: It’s Either Heaven or Hell

Apr 12, 2019 View Comments by Heather Oliver

Riding in a group can be an exhilarating experience. It can also be about as fun as getting a root canal. It really just depends on the group you’re in as to which experience you’ll have. As they say, one bad apple can spoil the bunch. And you don’t want to be that apple, do […]

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Kawasaki JAMS: From Two-wheels to Watercraft

Apr 10, 2019 View Comments by Brian Shaney

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word “Kawasaki?” For many of us, it’s something related to motorcycling. Maybe it’s one of their legendary machines, like the venerable Mach III, or it’s the ever-popular Concours or the KLR650, one of the original adventure bikes. From One, Comes Many Back in […]

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Sonora Rally: Introduces Adventure Raid

Apr 09, 2019 View Comments

Sonora, Mexico’s second largest state, is home to an area of million-year-old sand dunes, or “ergs.” Geologically, the Sonoran erg is one of only five of its type in the world, and the only one in North America. It is a mystical and mesmerizing place with unparalleled landscapes, indigenous cultures, and stunningly beautiful beaches. Celebrated […]

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2019 Demo Rides for New Can-Am Ryker

Apr 08, 2019 View Comments by Heather Oliver

If you’ve been waiting for a chance to check out the new Can-Am Ryker or are just curious about these three-wheeled machines, here’s your chance. Can-Am will be hosting events in several cities from this month all the way through June. You’ll be able to experience the Ryker on a one-of-a-kind, custom course that will […]

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Metzeler Cruisetec: Cruiser Tires with a Hint of Sportbike

Apr 06, 2019 View Comments

In recent years, cruiser motorcycles have been getting more powerful with higher levels of performance, leading to increased demands on their tires. These performance gains require more tire grip during acceleration, braking, and cornering. Metzeler has answered the call with an all-new tire series called Cruisetec. The Cruisetec tire is engineered to improve handling and […]

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Safety Just Got More Hi-Tech: KLIM and In&motion Airbag System

Apr 04, 2019 View Comments

The wearable airbag for motorcyclists has come a long way in the last few years, and KLIM is the latest player to enter the field. KLIM and In&motion, a motorcycle airbag company, have teamed up to develop an “intelligent” wearable airbag system. The partnership will add another level of safety to KLIM’s high-end weatherproof gear. […]

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7 Hidden Gems in Northern Pennsylvania

Apr 03, 2019 View Comments by Heather Oliver

Also known as the Pennsylvania Wilds, the northern section of the Keystone state offers motorcycle riders a little slice of heaven. From villages that transport you back in time to incredible scenery with expansive overlooks, you’ll be captivated at every turn. Speaking of turns—this region has more twists than an M. Night Shyamalan movie that’ll […]

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Harley-Davidson LiveWire Electric Bike

Apr 02, 2019 View Comments

In 2014, Harley-Davidson announced plans for its first electric motorcycle. Now, the company is taking orders for the 2020 LiveWire (starting at $ 29,799), with deliveries expected this fall. Targeting a new generation of riders, the company says the plug-in machine offers “the perfect combination of power, performance, and technology” and represents the future of […]

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RoadRUNNER is looking for an East Coast magazine deliverer

Apr 01, 2019 View Comments

We are searching for a dependable and enthusiastic person to handle our magazine deliveries for the East Coast. Requirements: Must own a dependable motorcycle with large side and topcases. Must love to travel Must be friendly and reliable Must have a clean background and driving record This position will require constant stops for long periods […]

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2019 BMW F 750 GS & F 850 GS: On- or Off-road, Adventure is the Word!

Mar 30, 2019 View Comments

BMW’s approach to updating its middle-class machine is an interesting one—they’ve introduced two models very close in displacement, yet quite different in terms of temperament. The all-new F 750 GS and F 850 GS bikes possess the essential rugged good looks and dual-purpose functionality of the established GS machines, while each manages to retain a […]

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In Pursuit of Wildness: Wildflowers along Dry Creek

Mar 29, 2019 View Comments by Bob Griego

Just last week, my wife Denise and I traveled to Anza-Borrego State Park to capture the wildflower “super bloom.”  The desert was transformed into a sea of color.  A detailed account of this area and this incredible wildflower phenomenon will be featured in a future issue of RoadRUNNER in my In Pursuit of Wildness column, […]

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What’s the Big Deal About Motorcycling?

Mar 28, 2019 View Comments by Heather Oliver

What’s more exciting? Watching a movie or being in the movie? Those were the words Publisher & Editor-in-Chief Christa Neuhauser at RoadRUNNER magazine used when I asked for her thoughts on why motorcycling was such a big deal. And what a perfect sentiment. While watching something may be fun, it can’t top the actual experience—unless […]

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