Southern Hospitality – Motorcycle Tour of Roanoke Valley, Virginia

One of the stone overpasses on the Blue Ridge Parkway

By Pamela Collins, Photos by Pamela Collins and Joe Knezevic Rolling It Out Along The Blue Ridge  Formal invitations usually aren’t necessary for motorcyclists. Just knowing that a destination … [Read more...]

Honda Gold Wing Install: 12V DC Accessory Socket

14. I test the socket by plugging in a camera battery charger.

In RoadBike's Nov./Dec. 2011 issue, we show you how to install a 12V socket on a 2012 Honda Gold Wing. In case you missed it, here are all the steps to do the job. By Tricia … [Read more...]

1999 Honda Shadow: Blue Collar Bobber Finale

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Before we get into the cool little Honda Shadow bobber spread out in these pages, there are some things you should know. When you follow a how-to article or series in any motorcycle (or car) magazine, … [Read more...]

2012 Honda Gold Wing GL1800 – New Motorcycle Review

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Touring Throne – It’s Back… And Better Than Ever As Editor Steve mentioned in his column (pg. 8, Nov/Dec 2011), Honda declined to send us an invitation to its North American press introduction of … [Read more...]

Fast Company Flat Track Women’s Jacket

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Known for its Kevlar-lined jeans, Fast Company is a brand that’s been around for a long time. Impressed with a pair of its jeans I recently tested (Modern Fit Draggin' Jeans), I was curious about the … [Read more...]

Riding With Women vs. Men

That's me on the Bagger, leading my girls for a short stint.

Two weeks and two polar opposite motojournalistic events have me thinking. First, I had the distinct pleasure of joining seven of my favorite female motojournalist colleagues for a tour of the Ottawa … [Read more...]

Nomad Tenere Expedition Tent Product Review

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RoadBike contributer Wayne Scraba tests out Nomad's Tenere Expedition tent in our July issue (on sale 5/31/11). Get your copy today to read the full review. In the meantime, enjoy some of Wayne's … [Read more...]

Roaring Toys’ Custom Kawasaki Vaquero

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RoadBike gets the exclusive on the first-ever official custom Kawasaki Vaquero. Two weeks before Daytona Bike Week, Roaring Toys got a brand-new Vaquero to customize for the event. Check out our July … [Read more...]

Adirondack Loop Map & Directions Download

View from the grounds at the Hague Motel.

Check out RoadBike's July issue (on sale 5/31/11) for our Americade daytrip through the Adirondacks. We stop at Fort Ticonderoga, the Essex Ferry, Lake Placid, The Wild Center, and Lake George. Here … [Read more...]

2011 Kawasaki Ninja 1000

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By Tricia Szulewski - Photos By Adam Campbell and Kinney Jones I had an interesting discussion one night when a non-enthusiast quizzed me about the bike I was testing — the Kawasaki Ninja 1000. I … [Read more...]