Endurance Rider John Ryan Passes After Motorcycle Accident

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We are saddened at the passing of John Ryan who died last weekend after a motorcycle accident in New Jersey. John Ryan was a record holding Endurance rider who we are honored to have featured in … [Read more...]

Product Review: Pirelli Angel GT Motorcycle Tires

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A growing number of motorcyclists are mounting sport-touring radials on their sportbikes, naked standards, sport-touring, and adventure bikes, as the pool of these bikes with 17" and 18" tire sizes … [Read more...]

Riding Skills: Head Checks and Blind Spots

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In case you haven’t noticed, we get many story ideas from firsthand riding experience. This month’s Riding Skills comes directly from something that happened to me on this morning’s commute to the … [Read more...]

American Adventure: Hot Springs, Arkansas

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Long ago, Hot Springs, Arkansas, was THE place to go for rest and relaxation. Visits to soak in the “healing” waters of the thermal hot springs were actually prescribed by doctors for athletes and … [Read more...]

New Bike Evaluation: 2014 KTM 1190 Adventure

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The word adventure is tossed around quite a bit these days. We’ve referred to the entire genre of on-road/off-road longdistance bikes as adventure-tourers for years. And, of course, anyone who takes … [Read more...]

New Bike Evaluation: 2012 Victory Cross Country Tour

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Before I get started on this motorcycle evaluation, there’s something I need to get out of the way: The new 2012 Victory Cross Country Tour has a Best in Class 41.1 gallons of storage space -- if you … [Read more...]

Web-Rider Spotlight: 2013 Americade

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  It's no secret. I love motorcycles. Real motorcycles. Because of this, June is my favorite month. Why June? Because that's when Americade happens and I got to go this year! We left on … [Read more...]

Destination: Strokers Dallas

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As faithful readers of RoadBike, you should be used to our hard-edged style of guerilla journalism; we dig deep and expose the facts on all things motorcycle. Sometimes these topics are under-reported … [Read more...]

Special Feature: Top 10 Fuel-Saving Tips

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The talking heads are ablaze with chatter of how rising gas prices are putting a crimp on America’s summer travel plans. What’s that you say? Not you? Your plans are intact because you ride a … [Read more...]

Web-Rider Spotlight: Ride Your Own Bike

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What better way to spend the day than with your riding buddies? Grab your helmet and hop on your new bike and ride to some destination you’ve never been before. Scenario: your friends have you excited … [Read more...]