KTM 1290 Super Duke R Prototype

The Austrian motorcycle manufacturer, KTM, has created a new concept bike called the 1290 Super Duke R Prototype for the 2012 EICMA International Motorcycle Show. The 1290 Super Duke R Prototype has an extra 100cc of displacement over their LC8 in the 1190 RC8 R with...

Shift Racing Torque Jeans

The Shift Racing Torque Jeans features kevlar reinforced panels in key areas for safety and abrasion resistance and is made of durable 14oz denim fabric. It’s designed in a relaxed, ergonomic fit that is stylish and comes in two washes with added detailing....

Shoei X-Twelve Helmet Review

The new Shoei X-Twelve not only looks phenomenal, it also has outstanding build quality and construction with the highest regard in rider safety. The price is a bit steep with a list price of around $800 (for some versions). I purchased the Kagayama 3 TC-2 blue and...

Arai Profile Riptide

Helmets do not last forever and when it comes to riding, safety has to be the number priority. I don’t know where the time goes but it’s coming around to 7 years and I’m still riding with my Arai Quantum f. Yikes… I know! So, I decided to look...

Airbag Race Suits

Alpinestars is introducing their Tech Air Race motorcycle suit. This suit is unlike other race suits out there. This one has airbags! According to autoblog, MotoGP riders Ben Spies, Mika Kallio, and Dani Pedrosa are running the data logging suits in MotoGP Races. The...

Michelin Power Pure Tires Review

I purchased the Michelin Power Pure tires on a recommendation from a guy who works at Cycle Gear. He said it would be the tires he would get the next time he needs to replace his tires. After looking into how Michelin designed their Power Pure tires I am very excited...