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New Avon TrailRider ADV Tires- Proven Around the World

Posted on 07 Jan 2016 in Motorcycle | 0 comments

Ryan

Ryan is one of the lucky ones who gets to combine their passion with work.He has enjoyed powersports his whole life and now gets to write about it.Ryan has been around the industry since starting to work at Dennis Kirk in High School and continues to enjoy learning and sharing aboutpowersports with others in his role in DK content.

Every year we see a new batch of motorcycle tires that come to the market bearing claims of better handling, longer tread life, and an all-around improved connection between your bike and the earth.  Some live up to their proclamations of excellence, while others fall flat.  The hard part is separating hype from fact when the new tire is first released.  This dilemma leads to many riders holding off on purchasing a new set of skins until they have been reviewed by a publication that they can trust. If you happen to be a rider who needs the proof and you’re looking for a new ADV tire, you’re in luck.  Last summer, Avon launched a new line of on/off road tires dubbed the TrailRider, which is replacing […]

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New Year’s Resolution: Become A Better Rider By Following These Tips

Posted on 29 Dec 2015 in Motorcycle, Powersports | 0 comments

Ryan

Ryan is one of the lucky ones who gets to combine their passion with work.He has enjoyed powersports his whole life and now gets to write about it.Ryan has been around the industry since starting to work at Dennis Kirk in High School and continues to enjoy learning and sharing aboutpowersports with others in his role in DK content.

Looking for a resolution to make for the upcoming New Year’s celebration?  Sure you could devote yourself to a diet and exercise plan that you will almost certainly abandon as soon as your favorite dessert or beverage is passed under your nose.  There’s just no excitement in those kinds of resolutions.  Why not focus on something that you will actually enjoy? Swinging a leg over your motorcycle is one of the most unique and fun pastimes that you can have.  It may even be your favorite thing to do.  But you may not be riding to your full potential and that could be limiting your riding experience.  This year, take your riding to the next level and have more fun doing it. We’ve compiled some of our […]

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Reinforced Flannel Shirts for Fall Riding

Posted on 12 Nov 2015 in Motorcycle, Powersports | 2 comments

Ryan

Ryan is one of the lucky ones who gets to combine their passion with work.He has enjoyed powersports his whole life and now gets to write about it.Ryan has been around the industry since starting to work at Dennis Kirk in High School and continues to enjoy learning and sharing aboutpowersports with others in his role in DK content.

Fall and flannel go together like chrome on a cruiser.  Most guys have their favorite flannel shirt that they are just waiting to bust out once the temps start to drop in the fall.  They look great, feel great, and are timeless.  Flannels have long been a favorite garment for riders, but they just don’t offer the protection that you need if you put the bike down on the pavement.  That’s where the new reinforced flannel shirts come in. Both Scorpion and Speed and Strength have seen the trend of riders hitting the streets in their favorite every day flannels and have reacted.  Both companies have developed reinforced and even armored options over the past few years and this year they have brought their shirts to a whole […]

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Do You Make These Riding Mistakes?

Posted on 12 Oct 2015 in Motorcycle | 4 comments

Ryan

Ryan is one of the lucky ones who gets to combine their passion with work.He has enjoyed powersports his whole life and now gets to write about it.Ryan has been around the industry since starting to work at Dennis Kirk in High School and continues to enjoy learning and sharing aboutpowersports with others in his role in DK content.

No one is a perfect rider.  Not you, not me and not even the most elite racers in MotoGP.  But that doesn’t mean that we can’t strive to be as close to perfect as possible.  Focusing on being better can make our rides safer and even more fun. There is an abundance of mistakes that riders can make.  Some of these may lead to the hospital while others may just make your ride less efficient.  Some are bad habits and some are just poor technique.  Fixing them will make you a better rider.  But before any mistake can be fixed, you first need to realize that you are making one. Check out our list to see if you are making these riding mistakes and then let us know […]

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Stay Warm with a Motorcycle Seat Heating Kit

Posted on 02 Sep 2015 in Motorcycle | 3 comments

Ryan

Ryan is one of the lucky ones who gets to combine their passion with work.He has enjoyed powersports his whole life and now gets to write about it.Ryan has been around the industry since starting to work at Dennis Kirk in High School and continues to enjoy learning and sharing aboutpowersports with others in his role in DK content.

It almost hurts to write this, but fall is right around the corner.  The days of comfortable riding temps are numbered for us northern riders as the mercury continues to drop.  But, on the other hand, hopping on your bike in the fall can be some of the best riding with the backroads becoming a collage of reds and oranges.  The trick to really enjoying a fall ride is to stay warm and comfortable as the seasons change. Getting insulated gear is a great start, but sometimes it’s just not enough.  Heated seats are a great way to add some warmth, but they’re not for everyone, especially with the price tags that they can carry.  Plus, not everyone wants to change the seat that they have on […]

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