Archive for September, 2021

First Bikes: You Never Forget Your First

Sep 14, 2021 View Comments by

My first motorcycle… Written by: Jeff Buchanan. Ask anyone who has owned motorcycles what their third or fourth bike was and they may have to think about it for a second, juggling the proper order as they dust off their memory. Ask them about their first, and they can tell you without hesitation—usually accompanied by […]

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Glancing Off: The Science of Head Protection

Sep 14, 2021 View Comments by

Protecting your noggin is more than a fashion statement. Written by: Jeff Buchanan. Photos by: Arai & Brian J. Nelson   In motorcycling, there is no piece of safety equipment as critical as the helmet. Helmets protect the essential gray matter of the human brain, the stuff that makes up our character, preserves our memories, […]

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Cardo Coaches

Sep 14, 2021 View Comments by

Taking motorcycle training to the next level with Cardo Systems! Cardo Systems announced ‘Cardo Coaches,’ an opt-in resource that increases accessibility for Cardo products among motorcycle and powersports instructors. Taking center stage of the Cardo Coaches program is Cardo’s industry-leading PACKTALK BOLD and all-new PACKTALK Headphones, which delivers seamless, real-time two-way communication. Communicate with riders […]

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Americade 2021 is ON!

Sep 14, 2021 No Comments

“Open Air” Americade is happening the 21st through 25th of this month. Americade 2021 offers more factory demos, more riding events, and more activities than at any other event in the U.S.  And Americade’s Expo is the largest single-site motorcycle expo in the country. When you aren’t out enjoying the beautiful Adirondack Mountains on your […]

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Bad Vibrations: High Powered Engine Vibrations Damage iPhone Cameras

Sep 14, 2021 No Comments

It’s time to think twice about how you mount your phone to your handlebars… Apple has warned that vibrations from motorcycle engines can cause damage to iPhone cameras. iPhone cameras with optical image stabilization (OIS) or closed loop auto-focus (AF) can sustain damage when vibrations are strong enough. These cameras utilize gyroscopes and/or magnetic sensors […]

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Southwest Airlines Offers Discounted Flights

Sep 13, 2021 No Comments

Now is the time to plan your fall fly-n-ride travel! If you have been itching to recreate one of the recent RoadRUNNER tours, now is your chance to do it with discounted tickets from Southwest Airlines. Southwest Airlines is offering discounted pricing on flights this fall. From September 13th through 27th you can score round-trip […]

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Klim’s Fall 2021 Jacket & Mid-Layers: Now Available!

Sep 09, 2021 No Comments

KLIM’s NEW PUFFER JACKETS AND MID LAYERS KLIM is excited to release new insulated mid layers, puffer jackets and windbreakers for the 2021-22 season, bringing comfort, performance and style for the upcoming winter months. New soft shells and down jackets are designed to excel in active and casual environments alike. Their technical mid layers add […]

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International Motorcycle Show “Outdoors” Begins!

Sep 09, 2021 No Comments

Come Demo Harley-Davidson, Kawasaki, Royal Enfield, and More at Progressive IMS Outdoors      The Progressive IMS Outdoors tour, the nation’s largest consumer motorcycle tour, is heading to Pennsylvania. Continuing its presence as the nation’s largest consumer motorcycle tour, Progressive IMS Outdoors is an evolution of the Progressive® International Motorcycle Shows® tour’s nearly 40-year stint and has transitioned to a new open outdoor festival-like experience to promote enthusiasts of all ages and […]

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Suzuki Announces It’s Fall 2022 Motorcycle & Scooter Line up

Sep 09, 2021 No Comments

Suzuki Motor USA announces the next group of dynamic models in its 2022 Powersports product line. The new 2022 Suzuki models offer race-winning GSX-R sportbikes, technology-laden and versatile V-Strom Adventure bikes, precise handling street bikes, a sophisticated Burgman scooter, a bold Boulevard muscle cruiser, easy-to-ride youth models, and rugged, reliable KingQuad ATVs. Sportbikes GSX-R1000 – In […]

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