Russian Startup Helmet Company Receives Grant To Improve Its Design

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The future of full-faced motorcycle helmets could be something out of science fiction novels, but a Russian startup is trying to get its futuristic gear on the market as soon as possible. According to Tech Crunch, the Russian-based company Livemap recently received a grant from the Russian government, totaling nearly $300,000, to  produce a full-faced motorcycle […]

Scorpion EXO Releases New EXO-R710 And EXO-T1200 Helmets

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The 2014 American International Motorcycle Expo (AIME) in Orlando, Florida, has been a hub for new motorcycle equipment releases and Scorpion EXO was showcasing its two newest products. According to Motorcycle.com, the company released both the EXO-R710 and the EXO-T1200 to add to its ongoing T and R-line helmet series. EXO-R710 Scorpion released its new […]

Arai Reveals Defiant Chopper Helmet

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When a rider is in need of a trustworthy helmet that looks great, Arai is one of first companies they will turn to. The new Defiant Chopper Helmet keeps true to the Arai name, including a stylish design, innovative technology and a number of safety features in the company’s famous handmade helmets. Here are some of the noteworthy features […]

A Beginner’s Guide To Buying Your First Motorcycle Helmet

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For any rider, a motorcycle helmet is one of the most essential pieces of gear, and especially so for first-time riders. According to the Missouri Department of Revenue’s motorcycle guidelines “Knowing Your Motorcycle,” more than half of motorcycle crashes occur within the first six months of learning to ride. No matter what your experience is, […]

Long Haul: 10 Tips for Endurance Motorcycle Riding

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What’s the longest distance you’ve ever ridden on a motorcycle in one day? Have you ever considered logging a long distance run of say more than 1,000 miles in one day? Did you know there’s a group that focuses on nothing but endurance/long-distance riding? Dubbed, the Iron Butt Association, the organization offers certificates of completion […]