Nelson-Rigg creates solar power motorcycle bags

Another industry 1st for Nelson-Rigg! A line of motorcycle specific luggage (sport, cruiser and touring) that gives you the ability to use the suns natural rays to charge up your portable electronics such as a cell phone, MP3 player, navigation unit, PDA, and more (except Laptops). Think of it as an eco-friendly mobile power generator.

This innovative line of soft luggage was designed to charge your devices without you being tied to an AC outlet which is ideal for being on the open road for extended periods of time. The solar panel draws solar energy and converts it to electric energy and stores it in the included battery ready for use with your compatible device of choice. Kits include a variety of connectors that work with most Motorola, Samsung, Sony Ericsson, and Nokia mobile phones including iPhone, iTouch, and Sony PSP.

There is even an optional cigarette lighter adaptor to enable use of your car charger for devices not supported with included connectors. All 11 solar bags hold their shape even when empty, are made of durable, UV treated Tri-Max polyester, include rain covers and feature a "No-Hassle" Lifetime Warranty.

For more information about the Nelson-Rigg SLR Solar Series luggage and the complete line of motorcycle luggage, bike covers and rainwear, see your nearest Nelson-Rigg dealer or visit their website at