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Simpson Mod Bandit Modular helmet

Simpson Mod Bandit Modular Motorcycle Helmet: Review

The experience shows As Simpson Race Products enters its 61st year of manufacturing high-performance powersports safety equipment, there isn’t much argument about the company’s experience...
Valentino Rossi 2020 MotoGP Livery First Look: #46

Valentino Rossi 2020 MotoGP Yamaha Livery First Look: 18 Photos

Nine-time motorcycle Grand Prix world champion Valentino Rossi has revealed the livery for his 2020 Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Team YZR-M1 factory racer. Rossi...
Sidi Adventure 2 Gore-Tex Mid Boots First Look

Sidi Adventure 2 Gore-Tex Mid Boots First Look: ADV Motorcycle Footwear

The number of low-rise adventure motorcycle boots continues to climb with the introduction of the Sidi Adventure 2 Gore-Tex Mid boots. Although the boots...
Raceramps Black Widow FlatStoppers Review: Keep Motorcycle Tires Safe

Race Ramps Black Widow FlatStoppers Review: Keep Motorcycle Tires Safe

Raceramps Black Widow FlatStoppers are a made-in-the-USA preventive measure to prevent unsafe flat spots on your motorcycle tires. Here's our review.
Harley-Davidson Screamin' Eagle 131 Crate Engine Unveiled for Tourers

Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle 131 Crate Engine Unveiled for Tourers

Harley-Davidson has unveiled its newest Screamin' Eagle crate engine - one that makes the popular 120R crate motor seem small in size. Meet the Screamin'...

FirstGear Heated Motorcycle Apparel Review: Jacket, Pants, Gloves, and Socks

I recently moved from Southern California to northern Oregon or, more specifically, I moved from a 12-month riding season to a six-month riding season....
Graves Motorsports Titanium Exhaust Muffler

Graves Motorsports Power Up Kit Review (Kawasaki Ninja 400 Full Exhaust Upgrade)

The lightweight motorcycle class has hit a fever pitch, and it seems that yours truly isn’t immune to the bug. In 2020, I’ll be...
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Motorcycle Gearing Calculator Demystifies Transmission Ratios and Calculated Top Speeds

Does cold sweat form when calculating final drive ratios, top speed in each gear at the red line for your optimized track day set-up and so on? Read on!
michelin-commander-2-review

Michelin Commander II Tire Test (Honda VF700C): Long-term Update

We recently started a long-term evaluation of the Michelin Commander II motoryccle tires on a 1985 Honda VF700C Magna. Here's a test of nearly 9,000 miles.
2019 LA-Barstow to Vegas Dual Sport Ride: ADVLite

2019 LA-Barstow To Vegas Dual Sport Ride: KTM 690 Enduro R

After 12 years of participating in the granddaddy of dual sport events in America since 1987, when it became a two-day ride, you would...

Harley-Davidson x Rolling Stones Apparel: No Trouser Buttons to Bust

It doesn’t get much more iconic in the United States than Harley-Davidson, and The Rolling Stones fit pretty much the same bill in England....
Highway 21 Primary Engineer Boots

Highway 21 Primary Engineer Boots Review: Motorcycle Cruising

An excellent combination of durability, comfort, functionality, and style, the Highway 21 Primary Engineer boots are perfect for rides on the company’s namesake, as well as around town.
Avon 3D Ultra Evo motorcycle tire

Three New High-Performance Avon Motorcycle Tires First Look

When we typically think of Avon tires, custom and retro motorcycles come to mind. However, Avon does have a range of performance-oriented street tires,...
Sidi Atojo SR Boots - Honda and KTM

Sidi Atojo SR Boots First Look: Motocross and Supercross Ready

Sidi Atojo Boots First Look: High-End Safety for MX Plenty of companies have a single premium off-road boot. With the introduction of the Sidi Atojo SR...
Alpinestars Daisy Women's Jeans Review

Alpinestars Daisy Women’s Denim Jeans Review

You know that feeling when you find a pair of jeans that really fit you well? Where you want to go out and buy...