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August 19, 2015

Remus exhausts now available for the entire Indian Motorcycle line-up

Indian Motorcycles have just announced the addition of custom Remus exhaust systems to its entire line-up. According to the press release, every model in the range can be fitted with a direct Remus replacement exhaust in black or chrome depending on the model. Models catered for are the Chief Classic, the Chief Vintage, the Chief Dark Horse, the Chieftain, the Roadmaster and the Scout. Read the full article »

August 16, 2015

Knox All Sports textile motorcycle jacket

The multi-activity All Sports jacket from the Knox Studio Collection provides comfort, waterproofing, protection and style in one flexible garment. Providing for a seamless transition between life on and off the bike, the All Sports features the Studio Collection’s Dual Fit System: open up the underarm zips for a close and perfect fit over any Knox armoured shirt on the bike; remove the armoured layer, close the zip and the jacket is now ready to wear in everyday life and for other outdoor sports. Read the full article »

August 15, 2015

Akrapovič “Release the Beast” for the Ducati Scrambler

Akrapovič’s latest addition to its ever-expanding range of Ducati exhaust systems aims to “Release the Beast” lurking within the Italian brand’s latest iconic motorcycle, the Scrambler. The Slip-On range is constructed using ttiaium and will deliver a solid power gain across the whole rev range. According to Akrapovic, installing the cans only takes 45 minutes. Read the full article »

August 14, 2015

Gadget of the week: “D Shield” parking protection system

Many urban riders know how expensive the repair bill can be when a stranger knocks your bike off the side-stand. A new device can save you this money by protecting your motorcycle or scooter by creating an invisible shield around it. The creators claim that "D Shield" is completely wireless and that no installation is required. If you do want to know how the system works, click through. Read the full article »

August 13, 2015

Ventura makes the 2015 Yamaha MT-09 Tracer more versatile

Instantly adaptable for touring, commuting and those afternoons scratching the back lanes, Ventura’s Bike Pack System is the ideal luggage solution for all-rounders like Yamaha’s MT-09 Tracer. The Ventura Bike Pack System rolls the best features of hard and soft luggage into one: a sturdy rack-mounting system, which holds the load safely and securely, plus a range of lightweight, soft and semi-rigid bags that are easy to handle off the bike and can be rolled up and stashed away when not in use. Read the full article »

August 10, 2015

Demon Uno, the affordable immobiliser

Datatool have launched the Demon Uno Immobiliser, an affordable single circuit transponder immobiliser designed to add a secondary layer of security to motorcycles, scooters or quads without a standard fit immobiliser or alarm. Ideal for the 125cc, commuter or scooter market that commonly don’t have any form of OE security. The unit prevents the bike or scooter being started if the ignition is forced or hot-wired. Read the full article »

August 9, 2015

The top 3 earplugs to protect your ears while riding

There is nothing quite like the feeling of the wind whipping by as you cruise the roadways on your bike. Unfortunately, that whipping wind can be seriously loud, and it can cause hearing loss with repeated exposure. But what can you do about it? How van you protect your ears? Click through to learn some answers. Read the full article »

August 9, 2015

Peugeot offers new accessories for its Metropolis scooter

Powered by a 400cc four-valve fuel-injected engine, the Peugeot Metropolis is as capable at touring as it is commuting. Adding a 47-litre top box significantly increases the machine’s already generous under-seat storage. Available in a range of colours to match the Peugeot Metropolis and supplied with fitting kit and passenger back rest, the Top Box sells for £300.00 including VAT. Read the full article »

August 4, 2015

Keep a low profile with OptiMate

OptiMate have introduced a range of low profile, 90 degree DIN plug adapters that fit neatly into surface-mounted power sockets, providing a safe and secure way to power devices and accessories on the move. Many modern motorcycles, including touring & adventure sport bikes from BMW, Victory and Triumph, have 12v power sockets located close to rider or passenger seats, where any traditional straight 180° DIN adapter/cable that is plugged in would be vulnerable to being pulled out or even damaged through snagging and catching. Read the full article »

July 21, 2015

The best touring accessories for Victory owners for the summer

Victory’s range of touring, bagger and cruiser models already lend themselves for riding afar, but there are official accessories engineered by the brand to make long trips even more comfortable. We’ve picked out a few accessories that can make the difference between arriving at your destination feeling elated or completely deflated. Read the full article »