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Pando Moto innovative apparel company reveals a new gear line

PANDO MOTO, a leading motorcycle apparel brand focused on safety, style, and function, revealed their new line of gear and a new logo today....

Joe Rocket Dakota Jacket Review: Simply Marvelous

When you concentrate on the basics, everything else falls into place. The Joe Rocket Dakota offers a simple design that embodies the essence of...

Sena Spider ST1 Review: Motorcycle Communications via Mesh

Sena, a leader in motorcycle helmet (and other) communication devices, recently introduced the Spider ST1, which may be one of the most significant leaps...
Atlas Throttle Lock ADV Test: Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike

Atlas Throttle Lock ADV Test: Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike

My summer rides are generally gas-stop to gas-stop with 8-to-12 hours of seat time for a week or more. Maintaining a throttle grip against...

PSR Bike Tie-Down Clamp Review: ADV Motorcycle Hauling Solution

A big part of working at Ultimate Motorcycling involves hauling motorcycles around. I have a Toyota Tundra, so it’s all about tying the bikes...

Troubleshooting Motorcycle Brake Systems: Guide To Slowing Down

We spoke with the experts at FDP Virginia, based in Tappahannock, about problems that can occur with brake systems. Well known for its work...
Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike: Off-Road Review

Ultimate Motorcycling Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike: Off-Road Review

I rode the Ultimate Motorcycling Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike 1120 miles from Los Angeles to Portland so I could ride the forest roads...

2021 Indian Motorcycle Fall Apparel Collection First Look

Selling apparel is as essential to the bottom line as selling motorcycles—maybe more! With that in mind, the 2021 Indian Motorcycle Fall Apparel Collection...
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Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike: 1120 Miles in 3 Days Shakedown Ride

“Neil, the good news is the bike is ready, but you have to pick it up in Los Angeles.” I heard that as “Fun...

Alpinestars Tech-Air 5 System Test: Passive Airbag Safety

In the classic martial arts movie Enter the Dragon, Bruce Lee called his style “The art of fighting without fighting.” Here, I’ll paraphrase that...

Tranzend Ultra Shirt Review: Wake Up and Wear the Coffee

I always believed that most apparel should be made from natural fibers such as cotton and wool. Although I still feel that way, I...
Yamaha Ténéré 700 Ultimate Motorcycling Project Bike: Let the Fun Begin

Yamaha Ténéré 700 Ultimate Motorcycling Project Bike: Let the Fun Begin

Ever since I moved to Oregon, I have been eyeballing the lush, tree-lined dirt roads that I would pass at 50 mph. I’d see...
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Motorcycle x iPhone = Camera Damage, According to Apple

An Apple Support document warns riders that vibrations from their motorcycles' engines may cause damage to iPhone cameras. Apple does not recommend that you...
Klim Adventure Helmet Test

Klim Adventure Helmet Test: Krios Karbon On- and Off-Road Lid

I really got to know the Klim Krios Karbon Adventure helmet during the three days I rode the Ultimate Motorcycling Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike...

Klim Tek Sok Review: A Neck Gaiter for All Seasons

I started planning my 2600-mile ride from Portland to Yellowstone, northwest to Glacier National Park, across the top of the US to Seattle, and...