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If you like riding ADV bikes in the desert, enjoying professionally catered meals, drinking post-ride beverages in a wild-west saloon or sitting around a campfire under a star-filled sky, this event is for you!
Ride out into the gorgeous desert, experiencing all different terrains from dunes to dry sandbeds with the beautiful mountains near Death Valley in Nevada. AltRider’s Taste of Dakar 2014 provides an epic adventure weekend in Pahrump, Nevada on February 28 – March 2nd, 2014.
Giant Loop introduces the Possibles Pouch which adds 2 Liters of easy access “adventure proof” gear stowage to virtually any motorcycle. The Universal Accessory Pocket Secures to Giant Loop Packing Systems, Racks, Luggage, Fenders and More…
The non-profit Backcountry Discovery Routes, has released their latest project, the Arizona Backcountry Discovery Route (AZBDR). The AZBDR is the fourth installment in the Backcountry Discovery Routes series of trans-state routes created for dual-sport and adventure motorcycle travel.
By BMW Motorrad News Release:
Destination Canada for International GS Trophy 2014
For the first time in its history, the 2014 BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy will take place in the northern hemisphere, with 16 teams comprising …
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Cyclops Adventure Sports and Konflict Motorsports partner to try something never before attempted. Race a 24 hour off road event with a team of riders on KTM Adventure and KTM …
Carson Valley offers “Fall Moto” special combining the splendour of fall in the High Sierras, with special room rates for motorcyclists who want to take it in. For those who missed this summer’s Carson Valley / Lake Tahoe Adventure Motorcycle Ride, the Nevada beckons.
Caught for speeding in excess of 60kph over the speed limit, RCMP Corporal Michael Milo Arbulic walks away with equivalency fines for excessive speeding after being represented by his lawyer in a North Vancouver, BC courtroom September 17th, 2013.
Twisted Throttle releases two a complete lines of protection and luggage from SW-MOTECH/Bags-Connection and R&G Racing to coincide with the North American Debut of the KTM 1190 Adventure.
With the U.S. release of KTM’s new 1190 Adventure motorcycle mere weeks away, Touratech has revealed it’s product line designed specifically for KTM’s new adventure flagship.
Giant Loop seems positioned to take over the motorcycle luggage bondage market with another new offering in the vertical, the new Rubber Boa Straps for dirtbike fenders.
The marketing blather; The highly anticipated “supermid” 899 Panigale unveiled by Ducati CEO, Claudio Domenicali, on the eve of the IAA Motor Show in Frankfurt continues its bigger 1199 sibling’s monocoque concept, Superquadro engine and benchmark electronics. The low down, so freaking gorgeous we fired up a huge gallery of swank for it.
Giant Loop Introduces 100% Waterproof Double Ended Roll Top Dry Bags in Two Sizes; Rogue and Tillamook. Indispensible, Affordable, Made in USA Motorcycle Bags to Keep Gear Dry and Easily Accessible.
BMW Motorrad is the most successful manufacturer of large-capacity touring enduros, but unless you’re an avid do-it-yourselfer there hasn’t been an Adventure variant class midsize bike based on the F800GS to parallel the R1200GS Adventure… until now.
Once again BMW is creating a comfortable test ride environment free of testostrionics and rampant dude-ism with the “BMW Motorrad Exclusively Female Test Ride Event” scheduled for May 4th, 2013 in BC’s lower mainland. We highly encourage moto-centric women of all stripes to attend this consistently fun and well organized event.
At the end of Highway 4’s devil’s picnic of serpent twists and in-helmet laughter sits Tofino, BC on Vancouver Island. The area is well know for surfing and storm watching, but how about dirt and adventure biking? Even better, dualsport riding mashed with a gourmet lunch in the backcountry? Throw in some gun play? This compelling mix isn’t an Anthony Bourdain episode, but Dirty Moto X Gourmet — an eclectic sampler of riding and “wild” cuisine.
Protect your assets, or at least your bike’s tail. R&G has released its Carbon Kevlar Tail Sliders to protect your bike’s tail from light drops and slides, as well as wear from boot scuffs and luggage.
A number of eyebrows were raised when BMW sold Husqvarna to Stefan Pierre of KTM, a mere five years after BMW acquired the Italian dirtbike mark from MV Agusta. BMW’s move makes sense in light of today’s announcement of a long-term cooperation agreement with India’s TVS Motor Company, positioning BMW for reentry into the sub-500cc market.