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How to Clean Your Leather Motorcycle Jackets

How to Clean Your Leather Motorcycle Jackets

Posted on 16 Oct 2013 in Cafe Racer Motorcycles, Cruiser-Motorcycles, Goldwing, Harley-Davidson, Powersports | 2 comments

Ryan

Ryan is one of the lucky ones who gets to combine their passion with work. He has enjoyed powersports his whole life and now gets to write about it. Ryan has been around the industry since High School and continues to enjoy learning and sharing about powersports with others in his role at DK.

Sure, all the dried dirt and crusty bugs on your leather motorcycle jacket make you look like a bad ass from Mad Max, but it’s definitely not going to prolong the life of it.  All of that caked on debris can dry out the leather, which can make it crack and can also lead to rotting in the seams and stitching.  So instead of throwing your jacket in the closet after a ride and forgetting about it, take the time every few months to show your motorcycle jacket some love and care. Cleaning the leather by hand is the safest choice to preserve the form and quality of your jacket.  To clean it by hand, it works best if you can solidly hang it up so you […]

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Motorcycle Helmet Buying Guide

Posted on 04 Oct 2013 in ATV and UTV, Cafe Racer Motorcycles, Cruiser-Motorcycles, Dirt Bike, Goldwing, Harley-Davidson, Powersports, Snowmobile, Sport Bikes | 3 comments

Ryan

Ryan is one of the lucky ones who gets to combine their passion with work. He has enjoyed powersports his whole life and now gets to write about it. Ryan has been around the industry since High School and continues to enjoy learning and sharing about powersports with others in his role at DK.

Buying a motorcycle helmet can be an overwhelming task, but it is also a very important one.  A motorcycle helmet is the most important gear to protect you in the event of a crash.  With so many different styles and fitments, it can be difficult to find the right one and too often people will choose a helmet quickly to just get the process over with.  The fact that those people have chosen to wear a helmet is a good first step, but if you are going to wear a motorcycle helmet, you might as well find the one that will work best for you and your needs.  Listed below is a guide to help you find the perfect helmet to keep you safe and make riding […]

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Don’t Let the Fall Rain Stop Your Riding

Posted on 03 Oct 2013 in Cafe Racer Motorcycles, Cruiser-Motorcycles, Goldwing, Harley-Davidson, Sport Bikes | 1 comment

Ryan

Ryan is one of the lucky ones who gets to combine their passion with work. He has enjoyed powersports his whole life and now gets to write about it. Ryan has been around the industry since High School and continues to enjoy learning and sharing about powersports with others in his role at DK.

 Get the Proper Motorcycle Rain Gear to Ride Comfortably It’s almost the weekend and you’re getting pumped for that fall ride you have had planned for months now.  There’s only one problem, the forecast for this weekend is looking wet.  This is prime time for a fall ride here in Minnesota, but the scenery won’t last long.  You have to take advantage of it fast, or all that you will be seeing are snowflakes and bare trees. With the colder temperatures coming along with the rain, staying dry is ultimately going to keep you warmer as well. Have no fear brave riders, there are some excellent products to keep you dry when you hit the roads this weekend. Motorcycle Rain Suit This may be the obvious place […]

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LiveMap is the Future of Motorcycle Navigation

Posted on 30 Sep 2013 in Cruiser-Motorcycles, Goldwing, Harley-Davidson, Powersports, Sport Bikes | 0 comments

Ryan

Ryan is one of the lucky ones who gets to combine their passion with work. He has enjoyed powersports his whole life and now gets to write about it. Ryan has been around the industry since High School and continues to enjoy learning and sharing about powersports with others in his role at DK.

Navigation on a motorcycle trip can sometimes be a hassle and it almost seems easier to just get lost.  If you’re going old school with a map, you have to completely stop and unpack the ratty old map that you keep in your saddlebags and hope it doesn’t blow away in the wind.  Maps just don’t cut it for motorcyclists in this day and age.  The introduction of handheld GPS units and smartphones with GPS capabilities was a step in the right direction.  But before they had the ram mounts for those devices, you still had to pull over or risk fumbling with it down the road, putting yourself in danger.  If you do have your GPS in a mount, you still have to take your eyes […]

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The Goldwing: Bringing Couples Together with Honda Aftermarket Accessories

Posted on 19 Aug 2013 in Cruiser-Motorcycles, Goldwing, Powersports | 0 comments

Ryan

Ryan is one of the lucky ones who gets to combine their passion with work. He has enjoyed powersports his whole life and now gets to write about it. Ryan has been around the industry since High School and continues to enjoy learning and sharing about powersports with others in his role at DK.

Understand the Phenomena of Accessorizing with Honda Aftermarket Accessories For a lot of guys, it’s hard to see why some women love accessorizing so much.  They spend hours at the mall looking for those perfect little shiny objects to make their outfit “pop.”  For those of us who pick out what we’re going to wear by taking whatever is on top of the clothes pile, it’s just hard for us to understand.  But, we don’t need a fancy psychological study to get insight on the phenomena of accessorizing.  If we look into our own world, we can find one prime subject to understand their fascination.  Look no further than the Honda Goldwing!  This machine is built for Honda aftermarket accessories.  The Goldwing is capable of so many […]

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