Avon Trailrider Dual Sport Tire Review

I don’t care what any of the self-proclaimed “Experts” on Reddit proclaim, for daily commuting slicks and knob tires suck. Niche tires are really good at what they are designed for but nothing else. Then there are tires that are kind of good at a lot of things but not the best at anything. For…

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When You Wear Jeans for Riding

Ask What Gear to Wear and Risk Starting a War People get crazy over some subjects and within the riding community riding gear is one of those subjects. There are generally two camps I’ve observed. One camp who says racing leathers all the time and the other camp who will go full-squid (no protective gear)…

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Usual Mistakes of New Motorcycle Riders

Usual mistakes of a new motorcycle rider Mistake 1: Forgetting to turn off their turn signal What usually happens: Stop, put on your blinker. Look for cars and turn the handlebars. Twist the throttle and begin a textbook turn. Panic and almost die sliding through the turn, there must have been lots of sand in…

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The Truth About Girls and Motorcycles

They Told Me a Motorcycle Would Attract Girls.. We’ve all heard this as young men, read it on some forum or thought it at some point. Here is the truth of it: the only people who will try to speak to you because of your bike are middle aged/older men. There are times when it won’t…

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Motorcycles are Improving your Commute

Everyday day on my ride to work I get honked at Keep honking because I’m not going to stop passing through stalled traffic. I’m not the one making you sit in traffic and I have room to squeeze by, so I will. I understand why you’re frustrated. I’m bouncing to the rhythm of the music playing in my…

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HD Livewire vs Zero S vs Energica Eva

Who’s got the best Electric Motorcycle? More models are being introduced to us that are fighting to meet the demand for clean energy motorcycles. Let’s take a look at three serious contenders the S ZF6.5 vs the Eva 2 vs Project Livewire. Harley Davidson’s Project Livewwire HD announced it’s ambitions to introduce 100 new motorcycles within five…

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First Ride New Impaktech Cage

Staring at me for months, shelved by priorities until now Before getting all into why I chose Impaktech or why a crash cage at all, let me tell you what’s changed about my bike. Noticeable changes on the first ride Having just installed the crash cage and completed the first 20 mile trip the bike itself rode slightly different….

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A $6 mistake almost cost me $1000

“Ignorance is no excuse for the law” …then make it simple enough for everyone jerks! Let’s back up to a beautiful sunny day in March. I’m on my way to work, minding my own business on my 600RR and travelling along the George Bush service road. I come to a stop light and filter a…

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