Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman aren’t just actors, motorcyclists and friends. They’re also two of the world’s best-known ’round-the-world motorcycle adventurers. We caught up with the two-wheeled explorers to find out why they do it.
DirtDAZE is bringing in Jimmy Lewis and his Off-Road Riding School from Nevada. Jimmy’s school is considered one of the best riding schools in the U.S., and DirtDaze will be offering special 2- and 4-hour classes.
The American Motorcyclist Association has announced a new partnership with CycleTrader.com that provides a 20 percent discount for AMA members on top-of-the-line classified ads to sell or trade their motorcycles.
“Magnificent desolation.” Buzz Aldrin used these words to describe the surface of the moon, and they linger in my mind as I ride along Canada’s Trans-Labrador Highway somewhere between Labrador City and Churchill Falls.
The 75th Daytona Bike Week kicks off today and runs through March 13 in Daytona Beach, Fla. The event welcomes motorcyclists from across the country, including road riders and racers from many disciplines. Motorcyclists planning to race, go on a road ride or just watch the action are encouraged to check out the AMA-sanctioned events happening in and around Daytona Beach during the week.
The Dakota 600 is a four-day, all-inclusive ride that raises funds for trail development work through the 501c3: South Dakota Trails Development Corp.
I’ve been riding for over 30 years, and I have lived in areas where riding with heated clothing was a requirement if you wanted to extend your riding season. When I moved from Northern California to Arizona, I packed my heated gear in storage. That was almost six years ago, and I’ve only used it once when I was riding in Montana at altitude. Come this past December, some of our mornings in Arizona dipped down to 37 degrees, which gave me the opportunity to put Warm & Safe’s Generation 4 Women’s Heated Liner to the test.