ADV Pulse [PS] Product Review

Thinking Outside The Box

Using your adventure motorcycle to get your body from point A to B on the map can be mighty boring, unless you’re riding the lesser-straight roads and trails in between — it’s built for so much more than that. Same thing can be said of your hard cases. Using them just for hauling your supplies …

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Alpinestars Press Releases

Alpinestars 2016 Collection

Passion for motorcycling and protecting its riders go hand in hand for Alpinestars. Given their attention to detail, the riders and their needs, they’ve grown, in their historical 50 years, to be the market leaders in rider protection. Last week they revealed to the press their 2016 product line-up and here’s a quick look at …

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ADV Pulse [PS] Product Review

Radials For The RTW Rider [ADV Pulse]

A hundred-twenty some years ago, there was a bicyclist in need of fixing a flat tire somewhere in the French countryside. The farmer that helped this man get back in the race later came to develop an entire empire on replaceable tires for everything from bicycles to spacecraft, railcars to motorcars. But before there was …

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About.com Harley-Davidson

A Dark Side Throwback [About.com]

When I got the call from the motorcycle editor of About.com to ride the brand new 2016 Harley-Davidson FXDLS Dyna Low Rider S this week (priced at $16,699) in my own Los Angeles backyard, I couldn’t say no. Two weeks and 45 minutes later, I arrive at the host hotel (traffic!) and climb down off my …

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Cycle Gear Product Review Published Stories

Record Your Ride

Digital Toys For Riders Lets face it, we’re all dialed in. We’re connected, wired or whatever else you wanna call those of us enjoying the digital age with social media, portable electronics and a networked world. Who here doesn’t want to share the good times with friends around the world? Almost nobody I would guess, …

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Product Review

Featherbed to Go!

Sleeping on the ground no longer has to feel primitive. Bed rolls and inflatable mattresses are good but bulky, Nemo’s top of the line Astro Insulated & Pillowtop sleeping pad is almost like cheating. Boasting a monstrous 2.5-inch profile with lateral baffles (across, not lengthwise like a pool raft), plus an additional ¾-inch of removable …

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Product Review

Space Age Pole-Less Tent: Nemo Morpho 1P

Touring on a scooter? You need to pack small. New Hampshire-based Nemo has a pole-less nonfreestanding tent system supported by a pair of arching airbeams. Nemo’s Morpho 1P uses their Air-Support Technology (AST) to create a tent that packs light and small – about the size of a pair of shoes.   Weight-saving single wall …

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Product Review

Kelty Cosmic Down 20 Sleeping Bag

When packing for a moto trip, size is everything. If it doesn’t fit, it doesn’t go. But some things just have to be there like fuel and a place to sleep on the multi-day trips. Sure, hotels are everywhere, but many of the roads we take aren’t paved. We escape for a reason. Camping essentials …

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