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Best Womens Motorcycle Jackets- ’14

Posted on 30 May 2014 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.

With the large selection, high quality materials and amazing fit, there has never been a better time for women who are looking for motorcycle jackets.  More and more women are getting into motorcycling and the apparel manufacturers are taking notice.  Over the past few years they have stepped up their game and have put out some really good pieces for women in all motorcycle niches including cruiser, sport bike, café racer and dual sport/adventure touring.  All the ladies know they can hang with the guys on their bikes.  Now their motorcycle jackets can keep up with them. Below are the top picks for womens motorcycle jackets this year for each niche.  Some are brand new additions, while others are the staples that women riders continue to love. […]

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DK Trivia 17

Posted on 27 May 2014 in Powersports | 0 comments

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This week’s winner is Joe K!! Thank you to al that participated! Check back next week for more trivia fun!

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Best Motorcycle Backpacks

Posted on 23 May 2014 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.

Not everyone wants to strap a bunch of extra luggage like saddlebags and tank bags to their bike.  And then there are others who want even more luggage space.  In either case, a motorcycle backpack can be the perfect solution.  When you choose a high performing backpack, you will hardly notice it because it will perform just like the rest of your motorcycle gear.  So when you look for a motorcycle backpack, think of it as an extension of your riding gear.  Consider the levels of comfort, durability and performance that the backpack can provide for you on the road.  With the right backpack, you can ride with confidence knowing that your luggage is safe and secure.  You don’t want to have to worry about the straps […]

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Beware of Unsafe Motorcycle Helmets

Posted on 21 May 2014 in Motorcycle, Motorcycle News, Motorcycle Safety Gear | 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.

Recently, a batch of motorcycle helmets was seized in Peterborough, England because they were potentially lethal in the event of an impact.  The original story on the seizure of these helmets can be found here.  In the article, the Principal Trading Standards officer who tested the safety of the helmets is quoted saying, “This would give a rider almost no protection in a crash, increasing the chance of brain injury or death.  You may as well not wear a helmet, they are that dangerous.” The helmets that were seized are very cheaply made and you can tell from the photo that an impact could cause serious damage.  The motorcycle helmets that were seized are the Jiekai helmet models JK 100 and JK1000. To see how these “fake” […]

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Coffee With Vance & Hines

Posted on 20 May 2014 in Harley-Davidson, Motorcycle Videos | 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.

A couple of the guys from Dennis Kirk got a chance to sit down with Pat Lovro from Vance & Hines to talk about what’s new, including the FP3.  If you want to learn more about the FP3, read this article.

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