Accessories - Motorcycle News

July 2, 2015

iC-R, the most advanced motorcycle helmet ever

Another advanced motorcycle helmet is seeking crowdfunding on Indigogo, and it is most likely the helmet of the future. It features two HUD transparent LCD displays, dual rear-view cameras, acoustic and visual traffic alerts, solar panel, high-end interior speakers, Bluetooth, and electro-tint visor. If the crowdfunding campaign succeeds, the iC-R is expected to retail for $1,400 (€1,250). Click through to learn more about the project. Read the full article »

July 1, 2015

First Ducati Scrambler dealership opens in Italy

Italy’s first Ducati Scrambler Camp opens in Padua, a dealership dedicated exclusively to the Ducati Scrambler and its Land of Joy. The Ducati Scrambler, already available in Ducati Dealerships all over the world from the start of 2015, now also has its own dedicated sales outlet. All four versions of the bike, along with accessories and apparel from the wide Ducati Scrambler range are available. Read the full article »

June 29, 2015

Yamaha celebrates 30 years of VMAX with a new online store

The first Yamaha VMAX motorcycles were delivered to their proud owners in 1985 and Circus VMAXimus celebrates the 30th anniversary of this unique muscle bike with a wide range of accessories including elegant and sporty watches, calendars, key chains and t-shirts. One of the coolest item of the package is a speedometer watch that was designed in the style of the legendary VMAX. Click through for some details. Read the full article »

June 25, 2015

SW Motech makes the 2015 Kawasaki Versys 1000 more versatile

If you want to make your Versys 1000 more versatile, look around SW Motech’s new accessories. A combination of sports-touring performance and handling with an adventure-bike seating position gives the 2015 Kawasaki Versys 1000 high mileage potential and SW-MOTECH of Germany have introduced a range of touring, protection and ergonomic accessories to help owners capitalise on this. Read the full article »

June 25, 2015

Modern technology meets retro style – Vespa’s new VJ and VJ1 helmets revealed

Vespa has just released two new helmets, the VJ and VJ1 models. Both helmets are true Vespa products: they combine modern features with retro style. The VJ and VJ1 models both have a feature that you don’t see very often today – this would be the retractable sun visor. More importantly, they both are compact enough to fit inside the under-seat storage compartments on most scooters. Click through for more details. Read the full article »

June 23, 2015

Usefool tools – Brakefix

Unless you live in Holland or another country where mountains only exist on photographs, you probably need Brakefix. It’s a little tool that secures the front brake on a motorcycle so that it helps to prevent the bike from rolling when parked. Brakefix is a simple and inexpensive little accessory that actually works. The jammer strap also helps to prevent costly mishaps when transporting your motorbike or raising it on a hoist. Read the full article »

June 22, 2015

2015 Kawasaki KLR 650 video review by Touratech

We see more and more dual-purpose and adventure bikes on the streets and that means that companies like Touratech don’t ignore such a large segment any more. The American aftermarket manufacturer has just revealed a series of aftermarket parts that make the KLR even more versatile. Touratech also released a video of the bike with a short review. It’s good to see that more and more companies are developing products for lower-priced adventure bikes. Read the full article »

June 19, 2015

CNC offers adjustable rearsets for Ducati Monster 821 and Monster 1200

CNC Racing’s wish is to offer the largest number of special components for Ducati bikes. For this reason, it has strived to make footrests for the Ducati Monster 821, Ducati Monster 1200 and 1200S, in both Sport and Touring versions. The two footrests, machined from solid in one bloc, differentiate because of the more comfortable housing for the passenger’s footrests obtained with an extension (Touring) rather than the pivoted version (Sport). Read the full article »

June 18, 2015

Valentino Rossi’s AGV Corsa replica helmet now available

For all Valentino Rossi fans, the AGV Corsa 2015 Winter Test Limited Edition is now available. The new livery chosen by Valentino Rossi features a fabulous two-colour design with his usual fluorescent yellow and blue colour scheme and his number 46 printed on the sides of the helmet in a new tapestry effect. The special helmet is available from today at AGV stores and on the website at a RRP of €959. Read the full article »

June 1, 2015

Dainese presents D-air Armor

Dainese presented yesterday the D-air Armor, the “open platform” air-bag based on D-air technology. D-air Armor is a racing suit’s undergarment featuring an integrated D-air Air-Bag. The undergarment back protector houses the whole protection system - the electronics, the gas generator, the wiring, the battery and the GPS. Good news that Dainese is making this airbag technology available to other race suit manufacturers. Read the full article »