Whether you are riding a Vespa GT or a Harley, safety should always come first. And when it comes to safety and scooters it starts and ends with the tires. There are a lot of factors that go into the life of your scooter tires, including the make, how often you ride, and what kind of road you are driving on (dirt, blacktop, concrete).
Scooter tires generally last around 3,000 miles, but that is just a ball park number. … Read the rest
There’s something about the thrill of the ride that others may never truly understand; the beauty of a hidden trail, the challenge of a new terrain or the or the rush of landing a stellar jump are all things that folks back home will never witness except through the stories you tell. That is, of course, unless you can get it on video.
There are few camcorders that can stand up to the challenge of an epic ride, though. When … Read the rest
As beautiful spring weather coaxes you out on the road, you can start putting together cohesive plans for all your rides this year. Before you get in the wind, think about motorcycle accessories that could elevate your good times to the next level or make your journeys safer. Assuming you already own safety basics, like helmet, boots and leathers, you may want to expand your equipment with these top motorcycle accessories:
The Scala Rider G9 PowerSet lets you communicate … Read the rest
There isn’t much that can keep an avid ATV rider from heading out for an adventure. One of those things that will put a sudden stop to an outing is a damaged tire. If your ATV tires are not up to par then it can put stop to the fun and you’ll need ATV tire replacement. How do you know when your ATV tires need replacing? Here are five surefire signs to keep an eye out for.
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The spring riding season is quickly approaching and I’m spending my spare time getting ready. I am getting my motorcycles in gear and prepped for the long, exciting hours that I will spend riding them on the road or on the track. I’ve checked the standard things: the oil, the battery, the engine and exhaust system. Along with these standard items, I am updating my motorcycle with some cool accessories as are my riding buddies. Following is a list of … Read the rest
One of the best parts of a great snowmobile ride is being in beautiful surroundings while you whiz past, enjoying the rustic area and fresh air. There’s no two snowmobiling trails that are alike, and to keep your next ride beautiful, we’ve found some of the top places to snowmobile in the United States.
West Yellowstone, Montana
West Yellowstone is lauded as one of the best places to snowmobile in North America. It is elevated at 6,667 feet and … Read the rest
I’m not one to complain about wintery conditions. In fact, I have to hide a smirk most of the winter as I listen to people whine about the snow and cold temperatures. One of the best ways to cure those winter blues is to ride the trails. Snowmobiling is an awesome way to spend any winter day, but you’ve got to have the right gear so you’re warm and comfortable no matter the conditions.
Snowmobile goggles give your eyes the … Read the rest
Those of us that get a thrill from motorsports know that having the right clothing and gear is nearly as important as having the right vehicle. If you love extreme sports, whether your preference is motorcycles, sports bikes, snowmobiles or ATV’s, having the right clothing is crucial to protect you from the weather as well from an unexpected crash.
Choose the Right Clothing
One company has a proven track record for not only providing some of the highest quality … Read the rest
Insulated riding gear allows me to enjoy my bike year-around. While others may be limited to warm season riding only, I can enjoy the clear, crisp winter air out on my bike with the right riding apparel. Insulated riding gear keeps me warm and dry in cold temperatures, without interfering with comfort and safety.
Insulated gloves are a vital part of cold weather riding, as the hands are out front and exposed on the bike. I like gloves that have … Read the rest
As long as there is proper cold weather gear to protect you from the elements, the freezing temperatures outside can’t stop the die-hard outdoor enthusiast. It’s important to keep those digits nice and warm. Olympia is one of the leading brands with over 80 different styles of glove wear.
Olympia has been producing high quality, high performance gloves since 1941. The gloves are made with all the latest technical features at affordable prices. Olympia is constantly improving their product and … Read the rest