New Bike Evaluation: Star Raider SCL


Here in Connecticut, we call author Samuel Langhorne Clemens, Mark Twain, one of our own. Although not born here, he lived in Hartford from 1874 to 1891, and in Redding, Connecticut, from 1900 until … [Read more...]

Knox Biomech Motorcycle Gloves


I don’t usually go for gimmicky things. I don’t need to have the latest trick of the week; I’d rather stick with the tried and true. So to be honest, when I first spied the lacing knob on the cuff of … [Read more...]

Richa Spirit C-Change Motorcycle Jacket review – Bonus Extra Pictures


Steve Lita reviews the new Richa Spirit C-Change jacket in RoadBike's March/April 2012 issue. Here are a few pictures that we couldn't fit in the printed magazine. … [Read more...]

Kali Naza Carbon Motorcycle Helmet Review


Since just after the leather helmet era, helmet manufacturers have been using the standard method of spot-gluing an EPS foam liner into the helmet’s shell. Unfortunately, that method results in air … [Read more...]

2011 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Ultra Motorcycle Review


It’s no secret that I’m a fan of the Harley-Davidson Road Glide. While my current stable of bikes doesn’t include a Road Glide, I swear to you that someday it will. I rode one home from Sturgis a … [Read more...]

Lowes / Kobalt Tools’ Digital Tire Pressure Gauge


Sometimes, I take time out of the day to leave my desk and walk down to the office parking lot to check tire pressures on all the factory demo bikes our staff is riding. Not to embarrass fellow … [Read more...]

Weise Nevada Motorcycle Jacket Review


You may not have heard the name before, but Weise riding apparel is worth a look. From across the pond, Wiese is establishing a network of dealers to carry its products in the United States. Lucky for … [Read more...]

Installing GIVI Trekker Hardbags on a Kawasaki KLR 650


I once overheard a rider complain that all his goodies toppled onto the ground every time he opened the side-opening lids on his hard saddlebags. I’d never thought much about it, as whenever I ride a … [Read more...]

Leader DeluxeCAM Camera Mount Kit


Recording a video of a ride is getting more and more popular. Here at RoadBike, we’ve taken to adding video to our web site to liven it up a little, while you may just want to share the fun with … [Read more...]

2012 Victory High-Ball New Motorcycle Review


Last summer, RoadBike showed you how to build a kit bobber. We started with an inexpensive, used bike, stripped off probably more parts than we put on, and ended up with a fun-to-ride bob-job full of … [Read more...]