You’ll find the intricate history of MIPS helmets here, along with a review of their revolutionary design and testing procedures. Below, you’ll also find a selection of the newest and most current MIPS products; a comprehensive review and the best shopping experience all in one place.READ MORE
Rebuilding the top end on a four stroke motocross bike is easier than you think. With the right tools and a bit of know how you’ll be able to get the job done in your garage at home!
In a sport where every ounce counts we as dirt bike riders are constantly looking for something that will give us an edge.
A bold look and fresh design set the Dainese Assen Leather jacket apart from the rest.
How To Install Dirt Bike Graphics
Ready to install that fresh set of dirt bike graphics? Whether it is your first time installing dirt bike graphics or if you're looking for new tips you're at the right place. In this video we will show you the process of a full dirt bike graphics install from start to finish.Watch Video
Even cops need to ride in style. We scoured the globe to find some of the slickest police bikes around and came up with a pretty awesome list. Check out these seven impressive cop motorcycles from around the world. Read More.
You’ll find the intricate history of MIPS helmets here, along with a review of their revolutionary design and testing procedures. Below, you’ll also find a selection of the newest and most current MIPS products; a comprehensive review and the best shopping experience all in one place.Read More.
Best Dirt Bike Upgrades
In a sport where every ounce counts we as dirt bike riders are constantly looking for something that will give us an edge. It doesn't matter if you dodge trees or huck massive triples we all want the same thing, to improve the performance and handling capabilities of our dirt bikes. This is our guide to help you get the most out of your new dirt bike. Watch Video.
Sportbike Helmets Under $300
Get a helmet that can keep the pace so you can keep your wheels spinning and head straight. Helmet manufacturers understand that you need features from a professional caliber helmet without the high level price tag. They also understand you need a lid that fits your style. So we picked the best performing helmets available for under $300. This is your guide to helmets that have the style and features you need without breaking the bank. Watch Video.
Best Riding Gloves For Fall Weather
Fall is a beautiful time to ride, but also a very tricky riding season.The shifting weather may have you reaching for those ski gloves, but the lingering summer heat encourages a bad case of sweaty mitts. So we set out to find a collection of fall riding gloves that will get you riding through the season, no matter the weather. Read More
Top 5 Places to Ride a Motorcycle in the Fall
Fall is a magical time of year for riding motorcycles. The season brings in new smells, cooler temperatures, and brilliant colors. America is full of beautiful places with smooth roads to explore. Everyone has their own opinion on the best places to ride, but here are five places, from my experience, that you absolutely must add to your riding bucket list. Read More.
Top 5 Sportbike Riding Locations in the U.S.A.
Riding the same roads in your local stomping grounds can get old. If you want to improve your riding you have to challenge yourself. Finding new terrain to conquer can seem tough, so we set out to find the best locations for sportbike riders. Grab your riding buddies and map out your next trip to one of the top five locations for sportbike riders in the US. Read More
5 Future Advancements That Will Change the Way You Ride
Here are five future advancements we're keeping our eyes on to see how they continue to improve the way people ride.READ MORE.
5 Steps to Store Bike for Winter
So, it’s time to face reality and figure out where you will store your motorcycle. But, before it can go into peaceful hibernation, there’s a few must-do’s if you want it to wake up happy in the spring. Unfortunately, it's not as simple as throwing a cover over it if you want your motorcycle to remain in top condition.READ MORE
Motorcycle Maintenance Checklist
Performing maintenance checks on your motorcycle can seem intimidating and time consuming, especially if you’re a beginner. However, these basic steps can not only make you become one with your bike, but save you lots of time, money, problems, and potentially injuries in the long run.READ MORE
Motorcycles Vs. Cars: Why Motorcycles Can Be Your Primary Means of Transportation
The morning commute. The journey to a weekend brunch with friends. A day out with the family. All of these are most often done in the car, but what about your motorcycle? Can your bike become your primary means of transportation?READ MORE
MOTORCYCLE SUPERSTORE PARTNERS WITH CRASHED TOYS TO BACK THE BLUE
Back the Blue. The Dallas community has not forgotten the five police officers killed two weeks ago. Vigils, fundraisers and rides continue to unite the community, and this weekend was no different. READ MORE
ANATOMY OF A HELMET
Like your motorcycle, your helmet is comprised of multiple components or parts that work together. As the most critical piece of safety gear you should wear when riding, it’s a good idea to become familiar with your helmet’s anatomy. This will also help you when it comes to purchasing a new helmet, as you’ll be familiar with the terminology used throughout the product description or product reviews.READ MORE
ARE WOMEN'S MOTORCYCLE HELMETS REALLY FOR WOMEN?
Women’s motorcycle gear has come a long way over the years. What was once low end gear with disproportional sizes is now high end protective gear that actually fits. Even though the selection of women’s motorcycle gear has dramatically increased, the most important piece of safety gear has been left out. Read more
DAINESE D-AIR EXPLAINED
Dainese's D-air system is the first ever air bag equipped rider protection to land in the states. Showcased on the highest levels of racing, the D-air system has proven over and over to be effective. How does it deploy? Where does it protect? We explain how the D-air system works to protect you!
INSIDE TROY LEE DESIGNS HEADQUARTERS
Showcased in Troy Lee Designs relic headquarters in Southern California, are Troy's most inspiration work and one-of-a-kind racing monuments. Greg Skibel gives us a tour of the Troy Lee Designs from the museum like lobby to the painting booths to even Troy's desk!Watch Video
OUR FAVORITE COMMUTER AND TOURING JACKETS FOR SPRING AND SUMMER
Whether you ride for fun, to sightsee over long trips or to break up the monotonous of the commute, you’ll need a jacket that is protective, versatile and ultimately comfortable to wear. What separates a touring or commuter style jacket from its racier sport bike brethren, is that they’re made a bit more practical in both fit and function. Don’t tell your diehard sport bike friends, but let’s face it, riding in full tuck for more than 20 minutes isn’t the most practical, and that’s why you’ve hopped on a more upright and comfortable bike! Watch Video
HOW TO CHOOSE A MOTOCROSS CHEST PROTECTOR
You protect your head with a helmet, you protect your feet with boots, so why not protect your upper body? If you’ve ever taken a rock off the back of a 450, then you know, roost hurts, but roost isn’t the only reason we wear chest and upper body protection. Unfortunately falls happen, and the same reason you wear other gear is the same reason you should wear a chest protector. Check out our guide on the different types of chest protectors
OUR FAVORITE V-TWIN & CRUISER JACKETS FOR SPRING & SUMMER
Cruising along into the warmer riding season are our 2016 spring and summer V-twin and cruiser jacket favorites. With the heat of the sun above and the heat of those twin cylinders below, your heavy leather jacket might not be the best way to suit up when the mercury rises. Luckily we’ve shifted up a few gears from the past and cruiser style jackets are now not only rough and tough, but also cool and breathable. Watch Guide
ALPINESTARS MEN'S SPRING 2016 COLLECTION
Alpinestars has added and upgraded a whole range of pieces to their men’s collection for the Spring of 2016. From jackets to boots, to pants, to gloves – the collection has been tweaked for the better in many regards just in time for the warmer riding months. Read More
TESTED: TROY LEE DESIGNS GP GEAR REVIEW
Katy takes the Troy Lee Designs GP gear to the track to see if it will stand above other gear sets, and stay standing with her tall, thin stature. The GP series is designed to be light, nimble and always stylish, a perfect match for this moto-chick! Read Review
SPRING & SUMMER ADVENTURE TOURING JACKET FAVORITES
Let's face it, most of us accumulate most of our adventure time during the warmer months of the year. Every good two-wheeled explorer needs an equally good jacket that will protect the rider from the elements, the road and provide utility as well. We picked six of our favorite warm-riding season adventure touring jackets, and go over them one-by-one to help you find the best jacket for your riding! Read Guide
ALPINESTARS WOMENS SPRING 2016 COLLECTION
For spring of 2016, Alpinestars has continued to broaden the offerings for their women’s Stella line with a variety of unique street pieces. Alpinestars has proven consistently dedicated to bringing women’s gear to the market that fit women’s shapes without sacrificing the technical aspects that have contributed to the prestige of the overall brand. Read More
6D ATS-1 HELMET OVERVIEW
Finally, after three years of research and innovation 6D has released its first street helmet; the ATS-1. After massive success with the ATR-1 dirt helmets, 6D decided to further their success by expanding into the street market with the brand new ATS-1 helmet. With a goal of including and refining the same impressive technology that made the ATR-1 so incredibly safe and a popular choice for customers, 6D has finally come to market with the ATS-1 for March of 2016. Read More
HOW TO: REPACK YOUR MUFFLER
Repacking your muffler should be on your “to do” list this season. Not only is it easy to replace, there are some surprising benefits that come along with fresh packing. Contrary to popular belief, a loud pipe isn’t the most powerful. Exhaust packing actually adds power and improves throttle response. Gregg Albertson takes you through the process. Watch Video
HOW TO: 4 STROKE TOP END REBUILD
Changing the piston, AKA top end, on your modern four stroke motocross bike is easier than you think. With the right tools and a bit of know how (thanks to Gregg Albertson) you’ll be able to get the job done in your garage at home! While there’s no hard answer as to when you should replace your tired piston and rings, being proactive can save you from major engine damage in the future. Watch Video
TESTED: FOX RACING FLEXAIR REVIEW
Fox Racing has introduced their most technologically advanced performance racewear with the new FlexAir pant and jersey. Focusing on mobility and ventilation, the name "FlexAir" is more than just a cool moniker. We took it to the track to see if Fox's new set lives up to all the hype and give you our firsthand impressions. READ THE REVIEW
PRE-SEASON BIKE PREP & MAINTENANCE CHECK
Before you take off on your first ride of the year, give your bike a much deserved once-over to make things are in working order. We go over the key areas for you to inspect, adjust or possible replace to ensure a smooth and long season of riding! Read our Pre-Season Bike Prep & Maintenance Check
OUR FAVORITE MOTOCROSS & OFF ROAD BOOTS OF 2016
A new season of off road riding is here, and with it comes new boots! Whether you race every weekend, or take the family out on the trails having boots are equally as important. So we hand picked our favorite boots for the 2016 season across the whole spectrum! WATCH GUIDE
PIRELLI SCORPION MX TIRE OVERVIEW
We break down the Pirelli Scorpion MX Tire lineup to help you find the right style and size tire for your bike and the terrain you ride. It's no secret deciphering tire names and sizes can be a challenge, but there's no need to worry with our overview! CHECK OUT THE TIRES
Motorcycle Jacket Buyer's Guide
Not so many years ago, buying a riding jacket was fairly simple,only because the choices were limited. Times have changed and today there are so many jackets on the market that finding the right jacket is more of a challenge than ever. Our jacket buyer's guide is intended to educate you and help you make sense of all the options to help you get the perfect jacket for your riding needs. Read the complete Motorcycle Jacket Buyer's Guide.
JIMMY ALBERTSON SPEAKS MOTO
Behind the glitz and glamour of professional motocross racing lies a constant struggle not often seen. From building a race team to facing demoralizing injuries, Jimmy Albertson has faced more adversity leading up to this racing season than perhaps any racer on the line. Witness the perseverance of Top Jimmy and his team as he prepares for the 250 East Coast Supercross series approaches. Through the ups and the downs, Jimmy remains positive and driven. Jimmy Albertson Speaks Moto! WATCH VIDEO
MOTORCYCLE BOOT BUYERS GUIDE
No matter what you ride, having a good pair of riding boots is always a good decision. Purpose built motorcycle boots will always have an advantage over standard casual shoes in terms of safety and performance, and are one of the few essential pieces of gear you should always wear. Taking a glance at the multitude of boots available, it might be overwhelming finding a starting point. Never fret! We’re here to help, and will walk you through the primary types of boots and their benefits. READ MORE
KYLE CUNNINGHAM SPEAKS MOTO
Never one to shy away from hard work, Kyle Cunningham continues to better himself as a racer. Overcoming pre-season hardships, Cunningham returns to his home state and on an all new race team for 2016 with more focus and determination than ever. With consistent results well within the top 10, Cunningham still wont settle for anything less than victory. Kyle Cunningham Speaks Moto. WATCH VIDEO
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BELL'S ALL-NEW PRO STAR AND STAR HELMET SERIES
Standing on the tall shoulders of the previous generation Star helmet, Bell went back to the drawing board (or CAD for you engineering folk) to create the completely redesigned Star series. Now a three helmet line up, the new Star family consists of the Pro Star, the Race Star and the Star dropping soon in early ’16. The Pro Star feature the most advanced technology every put into a helmet by Bell. CHECK OUT THE HELMET
ICON'S MOST IMPRESSIVE LAUNCH YET
Spring of 2016 marks Icon’s most ambitious line yet. By expanding all lines (Icon, Icon 1000 and Icon Raiden) and bringing back a few classic pieces, Icon is making strides similar to the massive market share grab made in years past. For spring, Icon touched on every category from head to toe, refining and incorporating features and technology real riders can actually benefit from! Let’s take a look what’s all NEW from Icon this season
TESTED: ALPINESTARS TECH 7 BOOT REVIEW
Motorcycle Superstore Racing's Jimmy Albertson goes over the newly re-designed Alpinestars Tech 7 boot. As part of Alpinestar's massively popular Tech series, the Tech 7 shares much of the Tech 10's technology and features, sans-internal bootie. Watch Jimmy discuss why he chooses the Tech 7 for racing. Watch Review
RIDING TIPS: BLITZING WHOOPS WITH JIMMY ALBERTSON
Supercross whoops, or just whoops and general are easily the trickiest section on the track. Jimmy Albertson demonstrates how to blitz your next set of whoops and how to avoid any "whoops" moments. From body positioning to selecting the proper gear, Jimmy gives you the down-low on how to stay on top of motocross whoops. Watch all team Motorcycle Superstore Racing Videos
HOW TO: PROPERLY WASH A DIRT BIKE
Every wonder how the factory teams get their bikes so sparkly clean? Motorcycle Superstore Racing's crew chief Gregg Albertson walks you through the steps for achieving that factory sheen. So break out the hose and soap and get washing! Watch all team Motorcycle Superstore Racing Videos
TESTED: 2016 SCORPION EXO-R2000 HELMET REVIEW
Scorpion’s EXO-R2000, returns in 2016 as the company’s flag ship premier race helmet. Originally introduced in 2013 and developed by MotoGP stars Alvaro Bautista, Jack Miller and Mika Kallio, the R2000 quickly emerged as a favorite amongst both sport and street riders. Having ridden and tested countless helmets since then, we wanted to give one of our old favorites another test and see how it stacks up today.READ REVIEW
TESTED: EVS SC06 KNEE GUARD
Knee braces aren't for everyone and even pro Supercross and Motocross racer Jimmy Albertson prefers traditional knee guards. So if you're looking for a comfortable, protective knee guard that stays in place, the EVS SC06 is right up your alley. Motorcycle Superstore Racing's Jimmy Albertson goes over his favorite aspects of the EVS SC06 knee guard HERE
RIDER HACKS: ANTI-SEIZE CHAIN ADJUSTER BOLTS TO PREVENT DISASTER
A dab of anti-seize on your chain adjuster bolts is an easy and effective way to prevent major headaches down the road. No more worrying about seized bolts and even more worry about how you're going to safely get them out! READ RIDER HACK
Dirt Bike Tire Buyer's Guide
Did you know that not all tires are meant to work well in all terrain and soil types? In fact, most tires are engineered for a specific environment. We'll show you the best tires for each soil types, and explain why they perform well in those situations. Also, we'll give you the inside scoop on how to set up your tires for maximum performance on the track or in the woods. Read Full Article Here.
TESTED: 2016 SCORPION ASCENDANT JACKET REVIEW
For 2016, Scorpion introduces the Ascendant jacket aimed at giving multi-season street riders a tool to bear the cold and escape the heat. Being that many of us ride year-round, we were anxious to get our hands on Scorpion’s latest jacket and really see if the Ascendant could run the pace with some of our other favorite multi-season jackets.READ REVIEW
How To Choose The Right Motorcycle Exhaust
It's no secret an aftermarket exhaust can dd a few, much desired ponies to your ride. However, the benefits of a new exhaust can go far beyond just power enhancements. We'll show you what exhausts are best for your riding style, how to tune your bike to mach the new upgrade, and other factors you should be aware of. Read the full guide here.
Finding The Best Dirt Bike and Motocross Exhaust
A new exhaust can be the simplest and most effective upgrades to your dirt bike. Whether you race motocross or spend your weekends in the tree filled single track, each bike can benefit from just a new slip on or silencer. What exhaust works best for you? Find out here
RIDER HACKS: EMERGENCY REPAIR KIT MUST HAVES FOR EVERY RIDER
This week’s weekly Rider Hack has helped us get out of more pinches than we can even begin to count. We’re talking, of course, about a light tool bag or emergency kit with various tools and supplies necessary to get you back on the road. The goal is to pack as light as possible, but still have enough tools to remedy common road side repairs. Not sure which tools or supplies you’ll need? No worries, we’ve got a list of items we feel are the most useful for quick repairs. Read List
BMW & BELL/360FLY UNVEIL SMART HELMETS AT CES
The CES (Consumer Electronics Show) held in Las Vegas every year is typically known for new gadget unveils by major electronics companies like LG, Samsung, Google, Apple, etc. This year, however, two new advances in motorcycle safety technology surprisingly stole much of the media’s attention...
MOTORCYCLE SUPERSTORE ANNOUNCES RACE TEAM
Motorcycle Superstore announces partnership with Suzuki to compete in the 2016 Supercross and Motocross series. Namely, Jimmy Albertson is the first rider to sign with the new founded 250f race team. Look for announcements of new riders soon! READ PRESS RELEASE
BUYER’S GUIDE TO HEATED GEAR
The nature of motorcycle, ATV, UTV and snowmobile riding, is that it occurs outside in the elements. Riding takes place in the weather;good or bad, wet or dry, warm or cold. The best thing we can do to protect ourselves from the elements is to be prepared, so let’s look at one of the best ways to stay warm with the help of our Heated Gear Buyers Guide. Read Complete Article
RIDER’S GUIDE TO RAIN AND WET WEATHER RIDING
No matter how prepared you are or how much you try to avoid riding in it, in the end: Rain happens. You need not fear it, or run for cover at the first sight of little dark clouds. But you should respect how rain changes the game and adjust your riding accordingly. While it’s no fun riding through the wet sometimes you just get stuck in it. The best thing to do is slow down, pay attention and be safe.READ MORE
Five Alpinestars Riding Shoes You'll Love
It’s no secret motorcycle riding shoes have become increasingly more popular across most riding styles. Being casual, comfortable, and yet protective and supportive, really makes a compelling case most riders simply can’t ignore. Now when the first riding shoes made their way to the market, there wasn’t, stylistically, much variety. Fast-forward to today, there’s quite the selection of riding shoes, ranging from sporty, to vintage, and everything in-between. Perhaps no brand has mastered the diversity of these “shorty-style” boots (unsurprisingly) better than Alpinestars. Pulling from virtually every palette... Read More
10 MUST HAVE FALL RIDING ITEMS
Fall is here, and with it comes football, falling leaves, pumpkin-flavored-everything, rain and cold weather. Now, us riders are a tad more concerned with those last two, as the wet and the cold seem to hit us out of nowhere year after year. This time around, we want to change all that. We want to get you prepared fall, and riding longer into the rainy seasons; after all, who doesn’t want more seat time? READ LIST
30 YEARS YOUNG: THE HISTORY OF THE SUZUKI GSX-R750
In 1984 we got the first glimpse of the future of motorcycles: the Suzuki GSX-R750. As the first "superbike" Suzuki hit the market hard giving a full-on race bike at a production level. The Gixxer 750 is now 30 years young and to celebrate we take a deep dive into the evolution of, quite possibly, the most influential motorcycle models ever. Read the 30 year history.
How MIPS Technology Made It's Way Into Motocross
Over the last few years we’ve seen multiple motorcycle helmet manufacturer's change or implement new shell designs to better compensate for real-world type crashes. Fox has reached out and adopted an existing technology called MIPS to bring more safety to their products, and the sport. Find out what MIPS is
Honda NC700 Project Bike
There are all kinds of simple improvements you can make to your motorcycle. Deciding what your riding goals are and what type of budget is the first priority, but you don't need to be a master mechanic to get some quality garage time under your belt. We'll even help you get started with some basic upgrade ideas for your street bike, cruiser, adventure machine, dirt bike or ATV. Watch the Video
Best Sport Touring Wet Weather Tires
Four-season tires need to be great at three things: Mileage, sporty handling, and wet surface grip. If you’re a sport touring rider, or even sport bike rider who rides year-round, tires are as important as any component on the motorcycle and essential to a full season of riding. We consulted our tire experts to give you five of the best sport and sport touring four-season tires...Read More
BALTICS TO HONG KONG: ANDRE LACY'S TRANSCONTINENTAL EXPEDITION
Follow Andre Lacy (chairman of the board for Motorcycle Superstore's parent company) traverse virtually all of Asia, from the Baltics to Hong Kong. Andre will be documenting and providing us daily updates of his journey through the back roads, villages, cites and country side. So check back every day for a new report and some epic ride reports! Read Daily Journal Entries
Who Is El Hombre? PT.2
Before the outdoor national season started we spent some time with Jason Anderson and his trainer Aldon Baker. See what they had to say going into the season. Which now looking back provides a unique retrospective.
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STARTERS GUIDE FOR ADVENTURE TOURING RIDING - There's a good reason the adventure touring segment is one of the fastest growing genre in the sport of motorcycling. The allure of travelling off the beaten path to locations few people have ever seen is inspirational to say the least. After logging thousands of miles and meeting adventure riders from all walks of life, we feel obliged to encourage aspiring ADV riders to climb aboard and experience the adventure touring first hand. Read Complete Article
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BUYING A MOTORCYCLE HELMET - The problem with having more helmets and features to choose from than ever before is that the choice is that much more complicated. With retail prices ranging from under $100 to over $800, there’s a quality helmet for just about any budget. This is our helmet buyers guide and it’s intended to help you make an educated decision on which helmet is right for you. Read Complete Article
WHAT IS A TRACK DAY? - Motorcycle Superstore is proud to announce weekly Tech, Tips and Products provided by Pacific Track Time. These informative articles are designed to provide motorcycle enthusiasts with information on how to prepare for track days, what gear we feel are worth a cut above the rest and offering up a few tips to help your on track experience go smooth. Read Complete Article
VENTED GEAR BUYERS GUIDE - We never quite know when it will show up but at some point the dog-days of summer, with all of its shimmering heat and high humidity, will arrive. The challenge for riders when the temperatures rise is to stay cool and look good while you’re doing it. Vented gear provides an excellent combination of protection that also allows free-flowing air to pass around the rider’s body, creating a cooling effect which, for all intents and purposes is supposed to make those warm weather rides survivable. Read Complete Article
MOTORCYCLE LUGGAGE BUYER'S GUIDE - A motorcycle becomes so much more functional when it can carry passengers and their travel necessities too. That’s where motorcycle luggage comes in handy. Whether it’s simple, functional commuter cargo, classic saddle bags or large capacity hard bags, there’s motorcycle luggage to suit everyone’s needs. Read Complete Article
HOW TO WINTERIZE YOUR BIKE - For any number of reasons a lot of us park our motorcycles for the winter and there’s nothing wrong with that. The majority of us ride because it’s fun and in my experience riding through the winter isn’t especially entertaining. On the other hand, strolling into your garage on the first nice day of spring, primed and ready for that first ride only to find that your bike is upset at being ignored for the past three or four months and refuses to share your enthusiasm, is not entertaining either. What follows are a few tips to make sure that your bike enjoys it’s long winter nap and awakens refreshed and ready to roll. Read Complete Article
DESERT BIKE PREPARATION GUIDE - Preparation is key to surviving a long desert ride but as any desert rat will tell you: In the desert, nothing goes as planned. Since you will be riding in the most inhospitable environment known to man, you can get lost, bikes can break and injuries can happen. This Desert Ride Preparation Guide is intended as a good starting point to set-up your bike, along-with a few riding and survival tips we have found helpful over the years. Read Complete Article
HOW TO PREPARE YOUR ATV OR UTV FOR THE RIDING SEASON - Rise and shine ladies and gentlemen, riding season is upon us and your old friend in the garage could use a little TLC before you plan to hit the trail. Although there are a few regions where you can ride year-round off-road, the majority of us live in climates that require us to store our toys for a few months through the winter. Unfortunately, some bad things can happen to our beloved four-wheelers when they are left unattended. Read Complete Article
RAIN GEAR BUYERS GUIDE - For fans of old Hollywood reruns on TMC there’s a particular song by Gene Kelly that might come to mind when the weather turns against us: Singin’ in the rain. While the prospect of riding in the rain doesn’t always keep us home, it’s hard to get excited to go ride when the streets are turning to rivers and you’re getting smacked in the face with raindrops that feel like they were shot out of a BB gun. Read Complete Article
RIDER’S GUIDE TO RAIN AND WET WEATHER RIDING - No matter how prepared you are or how much you try to avoid riding in it, in the end: Rain happens. You need not fear it, or run for cover at the first sight of little dark clouds. But you should respect how rain changes the game and adjust your riding accordingly. While it’s no fun riding through the wet sometimes you just get stuck in it. The best thing to do is slow down, pay attention and be safe. Read Complete Article
GET THE MOST OF DAYTONA BEACH BIKE WEEK - It has become a spring pilgrimage for motorcyclists, a reason to take their bikes off the trickle charger, put gas in the tank, air in the tires and heed the call of the white sandy beaches of Daytona Beach. By the time Bike Week rolls around, American riders have borne the wrath of winter and are itching to ride. Read Complete Article