Scorpion XDR Commander Jacket Review

With fall and winter on the horizon, cruiser bikers will need to find a motorcycle jacket suitable for cold temperatures. With that in mind, riders may want to look at a jacket made to keep riders warm over long distances. Scorpion’s XDR (Extreme Distance Rider) line features several jackets suitable for this purpose, but many […]

Schuberth to make North American return with C3 helmet

Schuberth, a German company that manufactures motorcycle helmets, will make their return to the North American market in the coming months with the debut of the C3 flip-up helmet. The company previously planned to expand stateside but ran into technical problems with a distributor. Now, the German manufacturers have established their own North American office, […]

Custom Motorcycle Cruiser Tire Buyer’s Guide

This Custom Motorcycle Cruiser Tire guide provides a list of top cruiser motorcycle tires and reviews the benefits of these tires. There are other tires built and marketed for cruisers, but the tires featured here make real visual statements. We are taking a look at the fattest, widest tires on the market for customer cruise […]

Obama raises questions about the fate of riding on public land

In a proclamation declaring September 2010 as “National Wilderness Month,” President Barack Obama extolled the virtues of federal Wilderness. The proclamation raises concerns indicating that the administration may press to close off more public land to responsible motorized recreation, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. The president noted in the proclamation that last year he […]

Yamaha signs Eugene Laverty to complete 2011 World Superbike Team

Yamaha has signed a contract with current World Supersport title contender Eugene Laverty to join the Yamaha Sterilgarda World Superbike Team on the YZF-R1 alongside MotoGP rider Marco Melandri for the 2011 season. 24 yr old Laverty from Northern Ireland is a proven racer, having come second to Yamaha’s reigning World Supersport Champion Cal Crutchlow […]