Reviews

The Bell Eliminator Helmet

November 11, 2018
Bell Eliminator Helmet

Bell touts that their new Eliminator motorcycle helmet is “auto-inspired” and it definitely has a retro auto racing vibe to it. Bell pulled it off with this one and the look works surprisingly well. Handling it, it looks and feels [more]


Cardo Systems and JBL – Bringing High-end Audio to Motorcyclists

October 24, 2018
Cardo at AIMExpo 2018

Recently Cardo Systems, maker of Bluetooth helmet communications systems for motorcyclists, and JBL, of high-end audio fame, announced an exclusive partnership to bring high-end Bluetooth audio to motorcycle communications. I met with Dan Emodi, Cardo’s VP of marketing, and Bruce [more]


Aether Moto Gloves

September 1, 2018
Aether Moto Glove

Like other Aether products the Moto Gloves are not overtly technical or covered in armor or branding. They have a classic, stealthy and well thought out design with protection where it counts. The gloves are constructed from a very supple [more]


The Freecom 1 by Cardo Systems

July 8, 2018
Cardo Freecom 1

The Cardo Freecom 1 is a Bluetooth audio system aimed specifically at solo riders wanting phone, music and GPS audio. It lacks bike-to-bike or rider-to-passenger communication but the trade-off is a lower price point. I don’t use bike-to-bike comms since [more]


The Hythe Card Holder by Ashley Watson

July 4, 2018
Hythe Card Holder by Ashley Watson

My old wallet was an uncomfortable annoyance in my front pocket when sitting on the bike. I often ended up stashing it in a pannier or jacket pocket that I would then forget to zip, a disaster waiting to happen. [more]


Beeline Moto Kickstarter

June 22, 2018

Header photo provided by Beeline. UPDATE: The Beeline Moto Kickstarter campaign is live and we’ve got more information and specs here. The folks at Beeline have a new product coming out, the Beeline Moto, that brings their unique ‘smart navigation’ [more]


Daytona Road Star GTX Boots Review

June 17, 2018
Daytona Road Star GTX Boots

Frey Daytona are a German company known for handmade, high-quality motorcycle boots. Priced near the top-end, but durable and long lasting, the cost should even out over time. [more]