15 Essentials you need for your next trail ride

How to ride faster, safer, & longer Almost every rider has wished he had one or more of the things on this list, BEFORE, he started off on his last trail ride. Of course, that’s a little bit too late to discover that the extra bit of fuel you needed to get back, was sitting […]

Why to avoid eBay and Craigslist when buying a motorcycle

So you’re finally ready to take that last step and purchase a new motorcycle. You’ve done the research, picked out a model, and know all the motorcycle accessories you’ll be getting in order to make that machine your own. But the preparation isn’t over yet. In fact, if buyers aren’t careful at choosing exactly where […]

Suzuki Moves the Goalposts with New GSX-R600

Three-time British Superbike Champion and Suzuki development rider John Reynolds has been involved in the development of the 2011 GSX-R600 K11, which has been hitting the headlines in the world’s media recently for all the right reasons. He said: “My first experience of the new bike was in Germany last June. Myself and test riders […]

Icon sponsors car vs. bike drifting competition

By now, most gearheads have likely heard of drifting, the “sport” where drivers get inside souped up cars and see who can slide around corners with the most style. It’s usually thought of as a car-only event. But the folks at Icon, a motorcycle helmet and apparel company, recently proved that it’s by no means […]

Polaris Announces 2011 Race Teams and Contingency

Polaris comes into the 2011 race season with teams competing in the Grand National Cross Country series (GNCC), World Off-Road Championship series (WORCS), Best in the Desert (BITD), TORC, LUCAS and Mud racing. Polaris also will continue to offer their ATV racing contingency program. “Polaris is excited for another year of ATV and Side-by-Side Racing,” […]