Küryakyn, iPod Interface For Honda Gold Wing 1800

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Having had three CD players fail in my Wing, I’d given up the idea of having any use for the factory controls designed for the CD player until now. The Soundgate iPod interface distributed by Küryakyn … [Read more...]

Harley-Davidson Women’s Hennie Boot Review

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No matter how you slice it, women riders are still motorcycling underdogs. For years, I wore men’s boots because women’s styles just weren’t available. I’m talking about real riding boots with … [Read more...]

Powerlet Heated RP-5 Motorcycle Rider Gloves

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Obviously, motorcyclists need to wear multiple layers to ride in the cold. However, when it comes to gloves, you may only be able to add one thin layer of glove liners before you start to limit finger … [Read more...]

HJC RPS10 Full Face Motorcycle Helmet

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I want my gear to be tested and proven before I put it on and take to the road. It looks like the top brass at HJC heard me loud and clear, and I applaud their efforts to please my appetite for … [Read more...]

Draggin Jeans

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I didn’t really understand the benefits of Kevlar until recently, when a coworker told me a story. He was riding with a buddy who was wearing Kevlar-reinforced jeans. I forgot why or how he crashed, … [Read more...]

Windzone EK-1HD Tool Kit

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Two things come to mind when thinking about long-distance summertime motorcycle road trips: great panoramic views and epic roadside breakdowns. Just a few years ago, I rode a brand-spanking-new V-twin … [Read more...]

Pirelli Angel ST Tires

Angel or demon; which do you feel like?

I drew the lucky straw when RoadBike received an invitation to Asheville, North Carolina, last fall to test a fleet of Triumph sport tourers mounted with Pirelli’s brand-new Angel ST tires. I was … [Read more...]

Harley-Davidson FXRG Rain Jacket and Pants

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In October’s Riding Skills story, we learn how to avoid some of the pitfalls inherent to riding in the rain. For me, however, the biggest problem with wet-weather riding is dealing with ill-fitting, … [Read more...]

Big Bike Parts Ultragard Classic II Cover

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Some purists don’t like them, and proud owners can’t understand why anyone would want to hide their pride and joy. Still, every rider has got to admit that a bike cover sure comes in handy. Whether … [Read more...]

Harley-Davidson Women’s Karen Boots

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I like a simple riding boot when I’m testing a cruiser. I look for footwear that protects my ankles, but not so tall that I can’t get it under jeans and overpants. I like slip-resistant soles because … [Read more...]