SHOEI Introduces Transitions Lenses

Mar 21, 2015 View Comments by

If you wear eyeglasses you’re most likely somewhat familiar with Transitions Lenses. These trick pieces of glass remain clear in low light but get progressively darker as sunlight increases, removing the need for wearers to carry two sets of glasses. SHOEI has just announced a partnership with Transitions Optical, maker of the Transitions Lenses. The […]

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The One Motorcycle Show and 21 Helmets

Jan 31, 2014 View Comments by

If you’re going to be in the area of Portland, OR, over the weekend of February 7–9, you’re definitely going to want to check out the One Motorcycle Show. There will be over 120 custom motorcycles on display along with Bell’s 21 Helmets exhibit. The show seeks to unite area artists, motorcyclists, brewers, and more […]

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The One Motorcycle Show and 21 Helmets Come to Austin

Apr 13, 2013 View Comments by

If you’re in the Austin, TX area next weekend (April 19-20), and dig custom motorcycles (and really, who doesn’t?), you’re in for a treat. The One Motorcycle Show, which exhibits a number of custom bikes from builders like Deus Ex Machina, Roland Sands, See See Motorcycles, and many more, will come to Texas for the […]

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Touring Tip: Protecting the Space Between Your Ears, Part 2

Dec 07, 2012 View Comments by

In Part 1 of this series, we discussed how vital the human brain is for doing even the simplest tasks in our everyday life. We also noted how easily the brain is irreparably damaged from head trauma and that wearing a motorcycle helmet is key to mitigating the risk of brain injury in a motorcycle […]

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HELMETLOK Enters Its Second Generation

Oct 24, 2012 View Comments by

No one likes having to carry their helmet with them once they arrive at their destination, but leaving a helmet with your bike could easily lead to it being stolen. Perhaps one of the simplest solutions to this dilemma is the HELMETLOK from Rocky Creek Designs. Basically a large carabiner with a combination lock, the […]

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A Few Thoughts on Helmet Laws

Oct 20, 2012 View Comments by

We’ve all heard the old Bell Helmet’s ad, “if you’ve got a ten-dollar head, wear a ten-dollar helmet.” Following that line of logic, what does it say about the value of your noggin if you don’t wear a helmet at all? Unfortunately, helmet use and helmet laws can be a controversial topic among motorcyclists with […]

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