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RSD Ronin CE Jacket Review [Roland Sands Design Leather]

I’ve reviewed all sorts of gear over the years, from helmets to boots and everything in between. I’m tempted to say my favorite items...

Giant Loop Fandango Tank Bag Review [Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike]

There are so many purpose-built Giant Loop cargo bags that I needed to carefully study the Oregon-based company’s photo-rich and descriptive website to narrow...

MotoSolutions Raincoat Review: Rain Repellant Coating For Plastic

MotoSolutions Raincoat is not a raincoat. Instead, it is a water-repellant coating that helps you see better when riding in the rain. You apply...

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...

Lucas Deep Clean Review [Fuel System Cleaner for Motorcycles]

Lucas Oil Products started out with Forrest Lucas developing oil stabilizers and fuel additives in response to problems he saw over his 20 years...

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...

Klim Hardanger One Piece Suit Review [Around-The-World Ready]

I have always looked at one-piece riding suits as the domain of the hardcore adventure-tourer, like the around-the-world adventurers I watch on documentary specials....
Kawasaki ZX 5K Boost by Adidas For Sale

Kawasaki ZX 5K Boost First Look [Shoes by Adidas Originals]

Adidas and Kawasaki are at it again with the new Kawasaki ZX 5K Boost shoes by Adidas Originals. If you think the Trans-Pacific non-technical...

Cardo Packtalk Edge Test [Prototype First Ride Review]

So, like many riders, you rock a Bluetooth-powered intercom on your helmet for the myriad reasons riders do this. You might want GPS directions,...
Dunlop Geomax Enduro EN91 Review: ISDE Tire

Dunlop Geomax Enduro EN91 Review [Dirt-Ready Dual-Sport Tires]

We are wary when we see “FIM-approved” on an off-road tire. Over the years, we have generally found them wanting for riders, even if...

SW-Motech Engine Protection Review [BMW R 1250 RS Boxer Tested]

I doubt there breathes a motorcyclist who has not seen crash bars on a BMW GS, or most any ADV bike, for that matter....

Camel ADV 1 Finger Clutch Kit Review [Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike]

I have been a one-/two-finger clutch rider since I broke the clutch lever on my Yamaha 80 in 1964. On the road, your handlebar...

MGear Gadget Wallet 3.0 Review [A Multi-Purpose Tool, Too]

If you’re familiar with Ultimate Motorcycling, you know we love gadgets, with yours truly perhaps being the most severely afflicted. I’ve had the chance...

SW-Motech Crash Bars Review [Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike]

What does your riding partner hear in their headset when you drop your bike? I think it’s safe to say it is not “Oh,...