Destination Questionable: Motorcycle Riding Into a Colombian Red Zone

The quiet, lovely streets of Playa de Belen, Colombia, nestled within areas of strife near the Venezuelan border. (Janelle Kaz/) As twilight fell in one of northern Colombia’s sleepy colonial towns, I turned the corner and was immediately surrounded by five military personnel, geared in combat boots and camo. One of the men yelled for […]

KTM Is Creating One other Off-road 390 Mannequin

New spy photographs present KTM persevering with growth of a extra hardcore 390 Journey-type mannequin. (Benhard M. Höhne/BMH-Pictures/) Don’t learn an excessive amount of into the cosmetics of this prototype KTM 390—noticed on check on the agency’s Austrian base—however should you peer beneath the lashed-together bodywork, there’s a brand-new body and suspension. We see that […]

How We Got the Motorcycle We Enjoy Today

Modern twins and triples may just be the best motorcycles ever. Or so far. (Jeff Allen/) Motorcycles reflect their time. The current cycle of refinement is a move away from the dogma, espoused between 1985–2005, that all streetbike engines must have four cylinders. Replacing those fours are the post-recession era’s lighter, simpler, and more maneuverable […]

Recommendations on Putting in a Helmet Communication System

In-helmet communication techniques give riders entry to cellphone calls, music, and extra. (Cardo/) Think about you’re using down the freeway and your favourite music comes on. You attain to show the amount up in your headset, but it has nothing extra to provide. Sadly, that epic guitar solo is misplaced within the wind. Communication techniques […]

Backcountry Discovery Routes Releases Wyoming BDR

Since 2010, the journey motorcycling non-profit Backcountry Discovery Routes (BDR) has created 10 trans-state routes for dual-sport and journey bike journey. Now, BDR pronounces its eleventh route, the Wyoming Backcountry Discovery Route (WYBDR), produced in partnership with BMW Motorrad USA and Wyoming Workplace of Out of doors Recreation. RELATED: 2021 BMW R 1250 GS 40 Yrs Version […]

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