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Alpinestars Andes Pro Drystar Jacket + Tech-Air Street System Review

I charge my phone and my helmet, and now I charge my Alpinestars Andes Pro Drystar Tech-Air Compatible jacket, too. Why not? Alpinestars’ Tech-Air Street...

Dunlop Dragmax First Look: Drag Racing Motorcycle Tire

Dunlop has a wide range of motorcycle tires in its lineup, from the slow-going D803GP for trials bikes to the MotoAmerica-ready KR448 slick. Filling...
Wells Lamont Gloves, You’ve Come a Long Way

Wells Lamont Gloves, You’ve Come a Long Way

A company called Wells Lamont made these leather motorcycle glove back then and they could be had down at the Co-op Store for a few bucks a pair.
2020 Arai Isle of Man TT Limited Edition Corsair-X First Look - motorcycle helmet

2020 Arai Isle of Man TT Limited Edition Corsair-X First Look

Although the 2020 Isle of Man TT was canceled, that’s not stopping Arai from continuing a tradition that dates back to 2007. Every year,...

Giant Loop Zigzag Handlebar Bag Review: ADV and Commuting Ready

Like many motorcyclists, I like having a tank bag. It is one piece of luggage that holds riding gloves, sunglasses, small toolkits, and various...
GoPros And Smart Motorcycle Helmets: Good, or Bad?

GoPros And Smart Motorcycle Helmets: Good, or Bad?

Almost everyone at this point has seen a viral video taken by a motorcyclist’s GoPro catching the close calls and challenges encountered by riders...
Harley Screamin' Eagle 128/131 Stage IV Kits Released: 121 Horsepower

Harley Screamin’ Eagle 128/131 Stage IV Kits Released: 121 Horsepower

Harley-Davidson's new Screamin' Eagle Stage IV kits for 2017 and newer Touring platforms carry the tagline "Go Big or Go Home." And for a good...
Kenda Kruz K673 Cruiser Motorcycle Tires Review: All-Conditions Rubber

Kenda Kruz K673 Cruiser Motorcycle Tires Review: All-Conditions Rubber

I have a stable of one bike—my 2007 Yamaha Royal Star Venture that I love to take on long rides (no, not walks on...

Spidi Garage Jacket Review: Vintage Charm for the Modern Man

The Italian brand of Spidi has been hitting home run after home run when it comes to classically styled gear, and the Garage jacket...
So, You Want to Change the Battery in Your V-Max? Patience First

So, You Want to Change the Battery in Your V-Max? Patience First

Patience is a virtue, but it might not make things any easier I’m not afraid to admit that I’m one of those back-yard mechanics for...
ScorpionExo GT3000 Helmet Review: Modular Motorcycle Touring

ScorpionExo GT3000 Helmet Review: Modular Motorcycle Touring

The ScorpionExo GT3000 is a comfortable modular helmet with all the boxes checked for looks, comfort, price, warranty, and safety. Here's our review.
Michelin Commander III: First Ride Review from Daytona Bike Week

Michelin Commander III: First Ride Review from Daytona Bike Week

When Michelin launched its Commander II in 2012, the focus was on metric cruisers and European markets. There was no crazy push in marketing...
Metzeler M9 RR Review track

Metzeler Sportec M9 RR Tire Review: Tested at Ascari

The Metzeler M9 RR’s tagline, Ride the Unexpected, makes a bold statement that sport riders can feel safe while riding aggressively. Is this sentiment true?
Metzeler Sportec M9 RR Tires - BMW

Metzeler Sportec M9 RR Motorcycle Tires First Look (6 Fast Facts)

Upgraded from the highly regarded M7, the Metzeler Sportec M9 RR tires promise to provide high-level performance for sportbikes in both wet and dry...

ScorpionExo Abrams Riding Shirt and Gloves Review: Comfort and Safety

The days of wearing an unprotective cotton shirt for a comfortable ride are over. The ScorpionExo Abrams riding shirt uses cotton as the basic...