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2022 Locman-Ducati Watch Collection First Look: 3 New Models

Five years ago, Ducati teamed up with Elba-based watchmakers Locman to create all-Italian timepieces—from design to production. There are three new Locman-Ducati watches, all...

Reda Gas Can Review [Fill ’er Up – Portable Fueling]

The point of carrying extra gas is to have something to lord over your best riding buddy for needing you to come to the...

AltRider Adjustable Aluminum Side Stand Review [Project Ténéré]

The Ultimate Motorcycling Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike was delivered with it lowered 0.8 inches from stock—just enough to keep me off my tip toes at...

Dunlop Sportmax Q5S First Look [10 Fast Facts For the Street]

Along with the new track-focused Dunlop Sportmax Q5 comes its street-oriented brother, the Q5S. This tire is intended to replace the Sportmax Q3+, a...
Camel ADV Ténéré 700 Brake Pedal Review: The Fix unboxed

Camel ADV The Fix Yamaha Ténéré 700 Rear Brake Pedal Review

Excessive rear brake pedal travel on the Ténéré 700 is universally recognized as an issue. I questioned if it was broken the first time I...

Dunlop Sportmax Q5 First Look: [11 Fast Facts For the Track]

The latest iteration of the famed Dunlop Sportmax Q line of high-performance track-day tires is here. The all-new Dunlop Sportmax Q5 is a track-day...
Seat Concepts Comfort Sport Touring Seat Review: Adventure Motorcycles

Seat Concepts Comfort Sport-Touring Foam, Cover DIY Kit Review

My trip into adventure bike comfort land on the Ultimate Motorcycling Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike has been a yearlong quest. It started 10 minutes after...
Pennzoil Motorcycle Premium Plus Oil

Pennzoil Motorcycle Premium Plus Oil Revealed [2 New Blends]

Pennzoil is back in the motorcycle engine oil business with motorcycle-focused formulas for four-stroke motors. The Shell-owned, Houston-based brand, which has been selling oil...
Cardo Packtalk Neo First Look: Price and MSRP

Cardo Packtalk Neo First Look [Helmet Mesh Intercom Device]

The all-new Cardo Packtalk Neo is replacing the groundbreaking Cardo Packtalk Bold helmet communication device. It slots between the Freecom 4x and Packtalk Edge...

Noru Kodo Motorcycle Jeans Review [Multi-Purpose Pants]

I’m a jeans kind of guy. I grew up wearing Levi’s 501s, and never stopped. For years, I foolishly wore 501s while street riding,...
Leather Honey Leather Care Kit Review: Cortech Jacket Clean up

Leather Honey Leather Care Kit Review [Keep It Clean]

If you wear leather riding gear—whether jacket, pants, gloves, or boots—you need to take care of it if you want it to last. That...

VP Racing x Speed Society: The Racing Class Streetwear

Everyone involved in racing or high-performance recreational riding is familiar with the VP Racing Fuels name. We’ve used various products from VP Racing Fuels...

WaterField Moto Sling Review [Front-Loaded Cargo]

Some apparel and motorcycles don’t have much—or any—carrying capacity. Still, a rider may need a little extra cargo capacity, if only to bring along...

Klim Ai-1 Rally Airbag Vest Review [Designed for Warm Weather]

I only had two issues with the original Klim Ai-1 Airbag Vest—the lack of flow through ventilation and the lack of chest protection with...
Michelin Commander II Long-Term Comparison Tire Test

Michelin Commander II Long-Term V-Twin vs. V4 Comparison Test

In September 2015, we began a long-term review of Michelin’s Commander II tires mounted on a 1985 Honda Magna VF700C. The goal was to...