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Motorcycle Accessories – What Windscreen Is Best For Your Africa Twin?

Motorcycle Accessories – What Windscreen Is Best For Your Africa Twin?

There are a lot of options available when it comes to windscreens. On a bike like the Africa Twin (or any other large ADV bike) it is important to understand how they differ – there’s more to it than big=better. In our latest video we take a look three of the most popular motorcycle windscreensRead more about Motorcycle Accessories – What Windscreen Is Best For Your Africa Twin?[…]

SW-MOTECH’s Street Rack Luggage Rack – Benefits & Overview

SW-MOTECH’s Street Rack Luggage Rack – Benefits & Overview

Having a street bike is a ton of fun. Carrying around luggage on one can be tricky. Enter the SW-MOTECH Street Rack. This versatile piece of hardware gives you the opportunity to add storage capacity in the form of soft luggage, hard top cases, or even tie down situations. It’s sleek looking and is designedRead more about SW-MOTECH’s Street Rack Luggage Rack – Benefits & Overview[…]

What Are The Must-Have Sport Touring Motorcycle Accessories?

What Are The Must-Have Sport Touring Motorcycle Accessories?

When sport touring on your motorcycle, there are a few things you always want to have with you. Here are some of our suggestions, but we want to keep adding to the list! What are we missing that you absolutely never take a trip without? Tools – You gotta have something with you ‘just inRead more about What Are The Must-Have Sport Touring Motorcycle Accessories?[…]

When To Oil, Clean, & Replace Your Motorcycle Chain

When To Oil, Clean, & Replace Your Motorcycle Chain

Motorcycle chains have a tendency to attract dirt. Some more than others. You should always lube/clean your chain if it looks dry or rusty, OR if it’s become a gooey oily mess. Remember, you can add too much lube, and this will just attract dirt. How To Clean Your Motorcycle Chain Use a brush andRead more about When To Oil, Clean, & Replace Your Motorcycle Chain[…]

What Are The Best Aprilia Tuono 1100 Motorcycle Accessories?

What Are The Best Aprilia Tuono 1100 Motorcycle Accessories?

Don’t be fooled by the naked-bike handlebar and partial fairing. Just under the skin, the Tuono is a serious, intensely powerful sportbike with world-class electronics. Of course, we can never leave any motorcycle stock, so here’s a full list of our favorite Aprilia Tuono accessories. Aprilia Tuono Crash Protection Aero Style Frame Sliders use specialRead more about What Are The Best Aprilia Tuono 1100 Motorcycle Accessories?[…]

How To Install & Remove Motorcycle Tank Grips/Pads

How To Install & Remove Motorcycle Tank Grips/Pads

As far as affordable upgrades that can really make a difference go, motorcycle tank grips/pads would have to be near the top of the list. You probably don’t need us to convince you just how much of a difference they make, but one thing to consider is how they are installed. When removing grips, warmerRead more about How To Install & Remove Motorcycle Tank Grips/Pads[…]