Reviews

Our Review of the Kali Protectives Tantra

This turned out to be a great helmet, and far better than expected at this price point. I’ve heard others go on about the Kali but I didn’t expect to like it this much. Kali’s technology is what sets them apart from other manufacturers… read about that here – Technology. If you want t great…

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EmpireCovers American Armor Motorcycle Cover – First Look

This week we received an American Armor Motorcycle cover  from EmpireCovers to test and review. EmpireCovers has been in the business for almost 10 years producing covers for pretty much anything on wheels. For motorcycles they make seven different models. SEVEN!  The American Armor is their top of the line cover featuring a Basofil fireproof…

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Lazer Monaco Carbon Helmet – First Impression

Flip-up or modular helmets have become very popular with touring and sport touring riders due to the added protection of a chin bar combined with some of the conveniences of a ¾ helmet. Like anything else, modular helmets can be found at many different price points and with many different feature sets. For several years,…

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Gaerne G.King Boots – Review

I’m excited to announce that this review, and more in the future, can also be found at www.roadrunner.travel   It’s hard to be an everyday rider or long distance tourer without decent waterproof boots. When I set out to find a pair, I wanted a reasonably priced sport-touring boot, not something that looked like a…

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Ortlieb MOTO Side Bag QL2 – First Impression

When I rode from Seattle to Salt Lake City last year I didn’t camp anywhere, so I didn’t need to pack as much stuff. As a result, I took a big waterproof duffel bag, my tank bag and an empty backpack just in case I had more stuff on the way home. This time around…

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