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SplitSecnd Review: Automatic Crash Reporting and Response Device

August 15, 2021 Update: Shortly after publishing this review, our SplitSecnd device stopped recognizing the alert test of a sharp jarring motion. We sent...

Klim Ai-1 Airbag Vest Review (with In&box Detection Module)

We have many personal safety choices to consider when we ride. Comfort versus safety is what I hear most in casual conversations. Does the...
TACMED Smartaid Motorcycle Trauma Kit

TACMED Smartaid Motorcycle Trauma Kit: Items Plus QR Code On How to Use Them

The possibility of encountering an incident involving traumatic injury when traveling the nation’s roads is very real. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration...
Harley Recalls 31,346 Sportsters Due to Possible Headlight Failure

Harley Recalls 31,346 Sportsters Due to Possible Headlight Failure

Harley-Davidson Motor Company has recalled 31,346 Sportster motorcycles, model years 2019-2021, due to possible headlight failure. Harley says the glass bulb within the headlight assembly...

Shoei RF-1400 Review: Premium Motorcycle Helmet

There is a lot to like about the new Shoei RF-1400 helmet, and the evolution of the RF line-up can be traced back over...

Total Control 1-Day Premier Course Review: California Safety Program

Perhaps you rode dirt bikes as a child and never took your license test, or your new acting job might require that you are...
Montana Allows Motorcycle Filtering

Montana Allows Motorcycle Lane-Filtering: Common Sense Prevails

Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte has signed SB 9, which will allow motorcycles to filter through stopped and slow-moving vehicles beginning on October 1. Two...

Scorpion Exo-R1 Air Helmet Review: Quiet Sophistication

Featuring a plush and quiet interior, the Scorpion Exo-R1 Air helmet is ready for a wide variety of motorcycling duties—especially in the Corpus Phantom...
2021 DOT Certified Helmet Performance Testing Update

2021 DOT Certified Helmet Performance Testing Update

We provide some deep insight into the latest 2021 DOT Certified Motorcycle Helmet performance testing, from failure rate to suggestions for regulators.
ECE 22.06 Motorcycle Helmet Performance Standards Set for 2023

ECE 22.06 Motorcycle Helmet Performance Standards Set for 2023

Refinements ahead for the helmet performance standard heard "round the world" Not too long ago, we covered the most recent developments on the motorcycle...
Rocket 3 R review

2020-2021 Triumph Rocket 3 Recall: Air in ABS System

Triumph Motorcycles America has recalled 1,241 of its Rocket 3 motorcycles due to air within the ABS system. Triumph says that over time, the air...
Helmet Use by U.S. Motorcyclists Trends Higher in Past Decade

Helmet Use by U.S. Motorcyclists Trends Higher in Past Decade

Could the availability of better helmet options be part of the reason? According to the U.S. Department of Transportation National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA),...

Harley-Davidson Gift of Riding H-D Riding Academy Contest

There is no better gift in the world than turning a non-rider into a motorcyclist. Of course, it takes more than best wishes to...
Kawasaki Ninja H2 Recalls Rear Tire Lockup Transmission Issues

Kawasaki Ninja H2 Recall: Transmission Issue May Cause Engine Lock Up

Kawasaki has recalled 799 of its 2018-2020 Kawasaki Ninja H2 supercharged sport motorcycles due to possible engine lock up because of transmission issues.
rear radar on Multistrada V4

Ducati Multistrada V4: 1st Motorcycle with Front & Rear Radar Technology

The Multistrada V4 is one of the most anticipated Ducatis of 2021. Ducati has now confirmed on Tuesday that the fourth generation of the...