Pirelli Angel ST Tires

Angel or demon; which do you feel like?

I drew the lucky straw when RoadBike received an invitation to Asheville, North Carolina, last fall to test a fleet of Triumph sport tourers mounted with Pirelli’s brand-new Angel ST tires. I was … [Read more...]

Harley-Davidson FXRG Rain Jacket and Pants

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In October’s Riding Skills story, we learn how to avoid some of the pitfalls inherent to riding in the rain. For me, however, the biggest problem with wet-weather riding is dealing with ill-fitting, … [Read more...]

Big Bike Parts Ultragard Classic II Cover

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Some purists don’t like them, and proud owners can’t understand why anyone would want to hide their pride and joy. Still, every rider has got to admit that a bike cover sure comes in handy. Whether … [Read more...]

Harley-Davidson Women’s Karen Boots

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I like a simple riding boot when I’m testing a cruiser. I look for footwear that protects my ankles, but not so tall that I can’t get it under jeans and overpants. I like slip-resistant soles because … [Read more...]

Icon Mil Spec Mesh Vest

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Most of the riding jackets in my closet are dark but incorporate some reflective piping or fabric. But there are times when I want even more visibility. Like when I’m standing on a range on a dark, … [Read more...]

Wesco Boss Motorcycle Boots

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I’m an off-the-rack kind of guy. I don’t usually have things tailored. Same goes for footwear. I’d try on some size 10.5s and if they didn’t immediately rub my feet the wrong way, done deal, I’d buy … [Read more...]

Alpinestars Verona Waterproof Jacket

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Remember that old cartoon starring Country Mouse and his cousin, City Mouse? Sure you do: Country Mouse goes to visit his cousin in the big city, finds it too fast and glamorous (but not without its … [Read more...]

AFX FX-90 Helmet

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While the latest rage with full-face helmets seems to be incorporating expensive electronics, internal sunscreens, and fancy, wind-tunnel-tested vents, there is still a huge market for your basic, … [Read more...]