Archive for June, 2013

Mehran Shares His Recipe For Great GroupRides: An Interview With Mehran Teymourtash

Last Saturday I joined up with about thirty other motorcyclists for a GroupRides backroads tour of some of the South Bay’s best terrain. Starting in CalMoto in Mountain View, we rode from La Honda to Corralitos, over Mount Madonna and back to Los Gatos via Uvas Road. Though the beaten roads that cut across our […]

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Progrips

Progrip is the go-to grip choice for racers all over the world, and recreational riders find themselves coming back to their favorite Progrip model time after time. The origins of the Progrip company started small in 1925 in the Italian town of Cassano Magnago. The founder crafted handlebar grips out of buffalo horn. Today, the Plastiche […]

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First Classics Concealed Snap Vest

Keep it clean, keep it simple, and only buy leather that’s tough enough to keep up with the way you ride. If that sounds like how you roll, meet the First Classics Concealed Snap Vest, straight up leather with effortless style and durability. The Concealed Snap Vest is made with heavy cowhide, and features all-black […]

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First Classics Reflective Skulls Jacket

First Classics’ Reflective Skulls Leather Jacket is eye-catching but classic. It’s set apart from all the other jackets out there by a cool, reflective, skull-adorned panel around the chest and upper arms that offers additional visibility with style and distinction. Motorcyclists always benefit from wearing gear that makes us more visible on the road, but […]

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Butler Maps

So maps have lost a bit of ground over the years, but lots of motorcyclists still think paper beats smartphone every time, or at least they rely on using a combination of both technologies. It’s handy to have a few different maps on each trip- a highway map, a regional map that shows local roads, […]

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Bright Lighting Ideas For Visibility and Style

Light Your Way To Greater Visibility With These Accessories Lunasee ASL1000 Lunasee works like super-powered glow-in-the-dark rim tape that is L.E.D. illuminated and visible from hundreds of feet away. Lunasee will make sure you get noticed on the road, and give your bike active lighting that isn’t dependent on being seen at a certain angle […]

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First Classics SWAT Vest

First Classics SWAT Vest is as tough as they come – cool styling and built with quality leather for an awesome price. On the bike or on the street, over a hoodie, jacket, or a t-shirt, you’re going to love the way this vest looks and fits. The orange liner and side straps add unique […]

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Givi Luggage and Accessories

Whatever roads you travel and wherever you’re headed next, Givi wants to tag along. And there’s no question that you’ll find Givi pulling its own weight. Givi offers Italian-designed and -manufactured motorcycle accessories, from windscreens and crash bars to, of course, their world-renowned and well-traveled luggage systems. Please stop by or call us at 408-227-6936 […]

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