Three Essential Pieces Of Motorcycle Gear

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Riding a motorcycle comes with certain levels of risk. A simple pothole can spell disaster for a rider. That’s why it’s important to have the right riding gear. It could mean all the difference in not only keeping a rider safe in the event of a crash, but likely help them avoid it altogether. With […]

Alpinestars SMX-2 Air Carbon Is The Ideal Motorcycle Glove

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Every serious motorcycle rider needs a good set of gloves, and nothing can beat the Alpinestars SMX-2 Air Carbon Vented Leather/Textile Gloves. Gloves will keep a rider’s hand safe in the event of an accident, much less ensure their hands don’t slip off the handlebars on a wet day. While many consider a helmet and jacket […]

Hormel Motorcycle To Cross Country Running On Bacon Grease

Bacon bike runs on grease.

You might be familiar with the phrase, ‘bacon makes everything better,’ but does that really apply to motorcycles? Sure, it’s great on a BLT or as an accompaniment with some eggs, but motorcycles? According to Hormel, absolutely. Imagine cooking your breakfast and using the grease to then power your vehicle? Well, imagine no more. The […]

Kawasaki Shows Support For Ocean Conservation

Kawasaki is donating a Ninja sportbike for auction.

The ocean is essential to our way of survival, and every attempt to conserve it can make a difference. With that in mind, Kawasaki recently announced that it is donating a Ninja 650 sportbike for auction at the Oceana SeaChange summer party. Attendees of the event include Sheryl Crow, Ted Danson and this year’s special […]

The More you Know: Why is California Keeping Lane Splitting an Underground Activity?

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One of the many benefits of riding a motorcycle in California is the ability to split lanes, lane share, or filter through traffic. Lane splitting has been allowed in California (the only state to allow it) for many years; however there are still many motorists’ young and old who don’t know or don’t realize that […]