Pirelli Angel ST Tires

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

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

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

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...]

Icon Mil Spec Mesh Vest

Most of the riding jackets in my closet are dark but incorporate some reflective piping or fabric. But there are times when I want even more visibility. Like when I’m standing on a range on a dark, … [Read more...]

Wesco Boss Motorcycle Boots

I’m an off-the-rack kind of guy. I don’t usually have things tailored. Same goes for footwear. I’d try on some size 10.5s and if they didn’t immediately rub my feet the wrong way, done deal, I’d buy … [Read more...]

Alpinestars Verona Waterproof Jacket

Remember that old cartoon starring Country Mouse and his cousin, City Mouse? Sure you do: Country Mouse goes to visit his cousin in the big city, finds it too fast and glamorous (but not without its … [Read more...]

AFX FX-90 Helmet

While the latest rage with full-face helmets seems to be incorporating expensive electronics, internal sunscreens, and fancy, wind-tunnel-tested vents, there is still a huge market for your basic, … [Read more...]