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9 Things You Need to Know About Motorcycle Dry Bags

9 Things You Need to Know About Motorcycle Dry Bags

These days, if I’m doing any kind of multi-day trip, I bring dry bags. You get the advantages of soft luggage – light weight and compact size – with the simplicity of having a single layer of weather protection (versus rain covers or separate waterproof liners). You never know what the road will bring, and dryRead more about 9 Things You Need to Know About Motorcycle Dry Bags[…]

Preparing for the Worst: Outfitting KLRs for the Motorcycle Adventure of a Lifetime

Preparing for the Worst: Outfitting KLRs for the Motorcycle Adventure of a Lifetime

You are planning to ride a motorcycle from frozen tundra to untamed jungle, covering nearly 20,000 miles in between. You will ride in darkness, in bitter cold, in sweltering heat, and through wilderness to reach the very end of the road on the South American continent. Why? Just to see if you can. This mightRead more about Preparing for the Worst: Outfitting KLRs for the Motorcycle Adventure of a Lifetime[…]

Choosing The Best Dual Sport Tire For Your Adventure Bike

Choosing The Best Dual Sport Tire For Your Adventure Bike

Motorcycle tires face an impossible task set: Provide predictable, reliable grip across a wide range of surfaces while lasting a long time and providing ideal handling qualities whatever the bike or the terrain. Here’s the deal: No one tire will be ideal for all conditions, so it’s a matter of deciding what’s most important toRead more about Choosing The Best Dual Sport Tire For Your Adventure Bike[…]

2017 Cherokee Challenge Route Map & Pre-Registration

2017 Cherokee Challenge Route Map & Pre-Registration

Want to explore some of the best riding in the Great Smoky Mountains? Follow a route created by a local expert! Join this year’s Cherokee Challenge at March Moto Madness for two days of twisty roads and spectacular scenery. As the official Cherokee Challenge sponsor, we’ve got exclusive early access to the route map. Whether you’re planning toRead more about 2017 Cherokee Challenge Route Map & Pre-Registration[…]

HEX ezCAN Is the Ultimate Accessory for Your Liquid-Cooled BMW Boxer

HEX ezCAN Is the Ultimate Accessory for Your Liquid-Cooled BMW Boxer

Control Essential Electrical Accessories with Your BMW’s CAN-BUS Whenever you add an electrical accessory to your bike, you have to think about how you’ll control it. Traditionally, that’s done with a simple pushbutton switch. Push to turn on. Push to turn off. Simple. But what if you could harness the power of the computer network alreadyRead more about HEX ezCAN Is the Ultimate Accessory for Your Liquid-Cooled BMW Boxer[…]