Bell Bullitt Helmet: Modernizing the Vintage Market

Bell Bullitt Helmet

I’ve been sporting an Icon Alliance Dark since my first day of riding. It’s the go-to helmet for all types of riders, especially beginners because its safety rating and extremely affordable price. I used my Icon for my trip into Canada and it’s the helmet I hand over to pillions. I highly recommend the Icon […]

My Riding Gear

Motorcycle Riding Gear

Many riders have a love-hate relationship with their gear. Safety is and should be the number one priority, but fashion and price follow closely behind. I’ve finally cultivated a riding wardrobe that allows me to maintain a high level of safety but doesn’t make me look like the Michelin Man wearing a hall monitor vest. From […]

Motorcycles 101 – Anatomy, Engine-Types, and Drive

Motorcycle Basics

If you’ve read “Why I Started Ride Motorcycles” then you may assume that motorcycles are fairly simple machines, and you’re not wrong in making that assumption. Maybe the simplicity purported in this assumption has made you want to buy a motorcycle; maybe you’ve been riding for years and want to understand the machine between your legs; […]

Product Review: Renthal Ultra Low 7/8″ Street Handlebars

I recently followed the widespread advice to swap out the stock handlebars of my 2007 Honda 919 – Victoria – for a set of Renthal Ultra Low Street Bars . If you’re thinking about swapping out your handlebars, I suggest you see how I did it and my recommendations after reading this review. Now that I […]