125x125 banner
Stylish Motorcycle Riding Gears
LeatherCoatsEtc

News

The 2021 Aprilia RS-GP MotoGP Race Bike, In All Its Weird Glory

2021 Ohvale GP-2 Review – First Ride

If you’ve been following the minimoto space, you’ve probably heard of the Ohvale name. The Italian company pumping out mini road racers has been a hot topic of conversation in trackday and racing circles. We all know that riding big bikes on a racetrack is a thrill unlike any other. But it’s also true that riding full-size sportbikes at trackdays can be pretty expensive – up the ante even more if you decide to go race. Beyond the cost of the bike itself, you’ve got trackday fees, fuel costs, and tire bills. The costs go up even more if you have to schlep it a long way from home and find lodging for a night or two.

Continue reading

2021 Honda Rebel 1100 DCT First Ride Review

Indian Motorcycle Celebrates With the 2021 Chieftain Elite Gallery

The 2021 Chieftain Elite is Indian Motorcycle’s exclusive, powerful 120th birthday present to itself. Only 120 lucky buyers will have the opportunity to own one worldwide.

The 2021 Chieftain Elite is Indian Motorcycle’s exclusive, powerful 120th birthday present to itself. Only 120 lucky buyers will have the opportunity to own one worldwide. (Indian/)

The custom and exclusive touches are subtle but stylish. Indian opted to keep the anniversary ride stealthy.

The custom and exclusive touches are subtle but stylish. Indian opted to keep the anniversary ride stealthy. (Indian/)

The black on silver livery isn’t a haphazard machine-produced addition; it takes more than 24 hours per bike to execute.

The black on silver livery isn’t a haphazard machine-produced addition; it takes more than 24 hours per bike to execute. (Indian/)

The 116 Thunderstroke V-twin pushes out 126 pound-feet of torque and wears an exclusive Slate Smoke finish.

The 116 Thunderstroke V-twin pushes out 126 pound-feet of torque and wears an exclusive Slate Smoke finish. (Indian /)

The Chieftain Elite starts at a reasonable $34,999, but Indian will sell you a nearly endless list of accessories to push that price skyward.

The Chieftain Elite starts at a reasonable $34,999, but Indian will sell you a nearly endless list of accessories to push that price skyward. (Indian/)

It might have enough power to drag a small moon around, but the Chieftain Elite is set up for cruising comfort.

It might have enough power to drag a small moon around, but the Chieftain Elite is set up for cruising comfort. (Indian/)

The bike is decked out with tech innovations, like Polaris’ Ride Command infotainment system and a fully modern fueling system.

The bike is decked out with tech innovations, like Polaris’ Ride Command infotainment system and a fully modern fueling system. (Indian /)

The 116 Thunderstroke V-twin pushes out 126 pound-feet of torque and wears an exclusive Slate Smoke finish.

The 116 Thunderstroke V-twin pushes out 126 pound-feet of torque and wears an exclusive Slate Smoke finish. (Indian/)

The Chieftain Elite starts at a reasonable $34,999, but Indian will sell you a nearly endless list of accessories to push that price skyward.

The Chieftain Elite starts at a reasonable $34,999, but Indian will sell you a nearly endless list of accessories to push that price skyward. (Indian/)

The forged, 19-inch front wheel is wrapped in a Metzeler Cruisetec tire and hugged by Indian’s iconic fender shape.

The forged, 19-inch front wheel is wrapped in a Metzeler Cruisetec tire and hugged by Indian’s iconic fender shape. (Indian/)

It wouldn’t be a bagger without luggage capacity.

It wouldn’t be a bagger without luggage capacity. (Indian/)

Ride Command powers a 400-watt stereo featuring Apple CarPlay.

Ride Command powers a 400-watt stereo featuring Apple CarPlay. (Indian/)

It might have enough power to drag a small moon around, but the Chieftain Elite is set up for cruising comfort.

It might have enough power to drag a small moon around, but the Chieftain Elite is set up for cruising comfort. (Indian /)

Continue reading

Indian Motorcycle Celebrates With the 2021 Chieftain Elite

The 2021 Chieftain Elite is Indian Motorcycle’s exclusive, powerful 120th birthday present to itself. Only 120 lucky buyers will have the opportunity to own one worldwide.

The 2021 Chieftain Elite is Indian Motorcycle’s exclusive, powerful 120th birthday present to itself. Only 120 lucky buyers will have the opportunity to own one worldwide. (Indian/)

Continue reading

The Updated Honda Grom Finally Arrives in the USA as a 2022 Model

Valentino Rossi Q&A: Returning to a Satellite Team, His Racing Future, & Being Competitive at 42

Paddock Pass Podcast #188 – Petronas SRT MotoGP Launch

2021 Ohvale GP-2 Review – First Ride

If you’ve been following the minimoto space, you’ve probably heard of the Ohvale name. The Italian company pumping out mini road racers has been a hot topic of conversation in trackday and racing circles. We all know that riding big bikes on a racetrack is a thrill unlike any other. But it’s also true that riding full-size sportbikes at trackdays can be pretty expensive – up the ante even more if you decide to go race. Beyond the cost of the bike itself, you’ve got trackday fees, fuel costs, and tire bills. The costs go up even more if you have to schlep it a long way from home and find lodging for a night or two.

Continue reading

2021 Honda Rebel 1100 DCT First Ride Review

2021 Husqvarna FC 350

2021 Husqvarna FC 350

2021 Husqvarna FC 350 (Husqvarna/)

Continue reading

How Much Power Does the 2021 Harley-Davidson Softail Slim Make?

Continue reading

2021 Indian Chieftain Elite First Look

Indian’s Chieftain Elite bagger rolls into 2021 with the same, air-cooled Thunderstroke 116 engine and more subdued bodywork.

Indian’s Chieftain Elite bagger rolls into 2021 with the same, air-cooled Thunderstroke 116 engine and more subdued bodywork. (Indian Motorcycle/)

Continue reading

Franco Morbidelli, The MotoGP Racing Philosopher: “The Human Side Is More Important Than Games”