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AGV Tourmodular Modular Helmet First Look [Euro Touring]

The new AGV Tourmodular modular helmet is designed to offer a high level of safety, in addition to the integration of an optional helmet-to-helmet...

Pod K4 2.0 Knee Brace Review: Off-Road Confidence Builder

Knee braces are as essential a part of my off-road riding gear as my helmet—a bit ironic given I’ve spent more years riding without...

Dainese Rapida Lady Leather Jacket Review [Perf For Summer]

You buy a leather motorcycle jacket for two reasons—protection and image. Dainese has a well-earned reputation in both departments, and the Dainese Rapida Lady...

Open Bluetooth Intercom Standard Announced [Expert Analysis]

I’ve reviewed many helmet intercom communication devices over the past nine years and often mentioned my desire that the intercoms work easily across brands....

Schuberth C5 Review [Motorcycle Touring Modular-Style From Germany]

After my many years riding with Schuberth’s C3, C3 Pro, C4, and C4 Pro (and all the way back to the original Concept) motorcycle...
CA Study Highlights Advantages of ‘Safe’ Motorcycle Lane Splitting

The Throttle Stop – June 2022: Riding the Line – Thoughts on Lane Splitting

Interestingly, there are only a precious few times that I’ve used my illustrious position as Senior Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling as a soapbox to...

Lee Parks Design Psi Pro Tire Pressure Gauge First Look

One of the most significant safety checks you can do on your motorcycle is often overlooked—checking the air pressure in its tires. Even if...

Editor’s Letter – May 2022: Gear Up! [Musings on Riding Apparel]

The joy of motorcycle riding goes far beyond simply sitting in the seat and turning the throttle. My fun begins with the process of...

LS2 Valiant II Helmet Review [Modular For Motorcycle Touring]

My touring modular helmet just aged out, so I went looking for my next all-day, all-weather modular helmet. The LS2 Valiant II is a...

Xelement CF5050 Morph Jacket Review [Textile Motorcycle Apparel]

Motorcycle riding gear should be tough. It’s cool if it looks tough, too. It should be versatile and all-around protective. It doesn’t hurt if...

Bell x RSD MX-9 Mips First Look [Affordable Roland Sands Helmet]

Roland Sands Design and Bell Helmets have a long-standing relationship. Roland Sands has designed over 30 graphics for Bell helmets, though only for street...

Klim Tactical Shirt Review [Off-Road Protective Base Layer]

I took the Ultimate Motorcycling Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike on an intermediate level trail and discovered that it was above my Ténéré 700 skill level...

Arai Corsair-X Test and Fitment How-To: Premium Motorcycle Helmet

The theme of this review is to make Arai helmet customers aware of their options when buying a helmet and to consider proper fitment...
Motorcycle Helmets Under $150 Buyer's Guide HJC

Motorcycle Helmets Under $150 Buyer’s Guide: Budget Protection

If you’ve been helmet shopping these days for a full-face street helmet, you may experience sticker shock. Prices north of $500 are common. That...

Kisan Electronics TailBlazer Review: Motorcycle Braking Warning Flasher

As motorcycle riders, we know we are invisible, especially to an inattentive or distracted driver—if they don’t see you, they just might hit you....