Blog Section: News

The Seeker: No Rules, No Destination, It’s About the Journey [video]

Sep 30, 2020 View Comments by

 The Seeker is more than just about adventure and riding motorcycles. It’s about the freedom and joy you experience from doing what you love to do. It’s about the sense of accomplishment you get from testing your limits, stretching yourself, and allowing yourself to grow. Starring Pol Tarrés and directed by the Echevarria Brothers […]

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Indian Launches New Electric eFTR Jr to Foster the Next Riding Generation

Sep 29, 2020 View Comments by

Indian Motorcycle has launched its new eFTR Jr electric bike with an eye on bringing fresh blood into the riding community. The bike, built for riders aged 8 and up and weighing up to 175 pounds, is designed to match Indian’s Scout FTR750 racing bike, the OEM says. The eFTR Jr features a rugged steel […]

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Dunlop Launches Campaign to Reward COVID-19 First Responders

Sep 16, 2020 View Comments by

Dunlop Motorcycle Tires has launched the Humble Heroes Project, a campaign looking to honor first responders who have gone above and beyond the call of duty during the COVID-19 pandemic. More specifically, the tire OEM is accepting nominations of healthcare workers and first responders who have excelled during the crisis. Out of the nominees, one […]

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Giant Loop Gives Back to the Riding Community

Sep 10, 2020 View Comments by

 Giant Loop has pledged to donate 100% of September sales revenue from its Tracker Packer holsters to motorcycle safety advocates Kurt Caselli Foundation. The Kurt Caselli Foundation was founded in 2013 in memory of motorcycle racer Kurt Caselli, who died in a racing accident. The organization seeks to improve the safety of riders and […]

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Yamaha Aims New WR450F Enduro Bike at Both Racers and Enthusiasts

Sep 09, 2020 View Comments by

Yamaha has revealed its 2021 WR450F Enduro model, which has undergone a series of changes and fine-tuning to provide a better riding experience over a wider range of terrain. Among the changes made to the machine are a remodeled engine and frame, new suspension settings, and improved brakes, the company said in a statement. The […]

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Book Organized Motorcycle Tours with Peace of Mind

Sep 04, 2020 View Comments by

If there’s been one common complaint among travelers who fly, it’s the exuberant change fees charged by airlines if a flight change is needed. This extra cost was burdensome for customers, especially leisure travelers, but equaled billions in profits for airlines. When Covid-19 hit the scene, it all but shut down air travel worldwide and […]

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SW-MOTECH Opens US Division

Aug 31, 2020 View Comments by

Since the 1990s, has provided aftermarket accessories in categories that now include adventure, sport touring, retro, and cruiser riders. Today the company employs more than 300 people, and its products are available in 65 countries. Twisted Throttle has been the U.S. importer and distributor since 2002, but since June, the newly formed SW-MOTECH USA will […]

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2020 Ducati Streetfighter V4S

Aug 28, 2020 View Comments by

Anyone dreaming of a superbike that could do 400-mile days will be intrigued by Ducati’s latest V4 creation. With 208 horsepower stuffed into a race-bred chassis, the Streetfighter V4 provides reasonably placed ergonomics to deliver a MotoGP experience for the street. While it would be a misnomer to describe the raucous Streetfighter as practical, several […]

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Indian Motorcycle Returns To The Hill With Custom Bike After 80 Years

Aug 25, 2020 View Comments by

 Indian Motorcycle is set to participate in the 2020 AMA Pro Hillclimb series, marking the company’s return to the sport after an absence of more than 80 years. Indian will be represented by 10-time hillclimb champion John Koester, who will take a custom Indian FTR750 bike to compete in AMA Pro Hillclimb’s new Twins […]

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Just Ride: Support Women Riders on International Female Ride Day

Aug 21, 2020 View Comments by

 Gone are the days of motorcycle stereotypes. If you automatically think of Sons of Anarchy when you think of motorcyclists, you haven’t been paying attention. And if you still think of motorcycling as a male sport, well, you can throw that notion out the window too. Women don’t just ride pillion anymore. Females now […]

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Evan McGregor, Charley Boorman Take ‘Long Way Up’ in New Apple TV+ Documentary

Aug 14, 2020 View Comments by

Apple TV+ has given us a sneak peek at Long Way Up, a motorcycle documentary series, starring the actors Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman. Set to premiere globally on Apple TV+ on September 18, the series will cover McGregor’s and Boorman’s riding trip from Patagonia, Argentina to California, U.S.  The series is a spiritual sequel […]

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Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride: Ride Solo for a Good Cause

Aug 11, 2020 View Comments by

Britain’s largest motorcycle OEM Triumph is again organizing the Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride (DGR), an annual global riding event to raise funds for fund and awareness for men’s health issues. The ride takes off on September 27 in cities all over the world. Triumph invites motorcycle enthusiasts to support research into prostate cancer and men’s mental […]

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Harley-Davidson Challenges Riders to Socially-Distanced Adventure

Aug 06, 2020 View Comments by

Harley-Davidson launched its Let’s Ride Challenge on July 29 to celebrate motorcycling and offer riders an opportunity for a socially-distanced adventure. Running through the end of August, the event invites riders from all over the country to engage in motorcycling activities suitable for all skill levels. Through these activities, participants can earn entries for a […]

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Indian Motorcycle Features Apple CarPlay in its 2020 Lineup

Aug 01, 2020 View Comments by

Good news for Apple and Indian Motorcycle fans! Models in Indian’s 2020 lineup that are equipped with the company’s Ride Command system are now fully integrated with Apple CarPlay. This includes the Chieftain, Roadmaster, and the Challenger. Designed to enrich the riding experience, this integration supports an optional Bluetooth headset and allows riders to send […]

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The New Cardo PACKTALK Packs a Punch in Style and Sound

Jul 30, 2020 View Comments by

Have you ever been on a ride with someone and wished you were able to communicate with them with more than just hand signals? Or been on a group ride, when, if communication were feasible, less chaos would have ensued or a rider wouldn’t have gotten lost? Thanks to technology, motorcyclists are now able to […]

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