Archive for August, 2013

Dave Meets Britton, E-Boz At Dealer Show

Posted on: August 26th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

Road Rider’s buyer and Honda ST rider, Dave, just returned from a weekend dealer showcase in Janesville, Wisconsin, headquarters of Parts Unlimited. PU distributes a good deal of the country’s motorcycle parts and apparel, including brands like Alpinestars, Icon, Drag Specialties, and Thor. Dave had a chance to meet Icon riders Eric Bostrom and Jason […]

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Go Cruise Throttle Locks

Posted on: August 21st, 2013 by Road Rider MCA 1 Comment

Give your throttle hand a break on your next long ride with a Go Cruise Throttle Lock. Go Cruise makes simple, effective, and quality throttle control devices that hold your throttle open safely and reliably – effectively giving you a cruise control option on your motorcycle. Our throttle locks by Go Cruise are customer favorites […]

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Saddlemen SaddleGel Seat Pads

Posted on: August 21st, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

It took Saddlemen years of lab testing and riding to perfect their exclusive SaddleGel™ formula, and the result is a dampening, cushioning, and supporting seat pad. Saddlemen SaddleGel™ Seat Pads more evenly distribute your weight across the seat, giving you a softer ride and eliminating pressure points and hot spots. Specifically developed for motorcycles to […]

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Rush Packable Folding Ramp

Posted on: August 21st, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

The Rush™ Packable Ramp is a ramp unlike others. Keep it in the cab of your truck, in the tool shed, or anywhere else where space is at a premium because the Rush Packable Ramp folds down to half the width and overall size of even the smallest folding ramps we’ve ever seen. Fold the […]

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Transportation Tie-Downs

Posted on: August 21st, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

You already know Road Rider is your one stop for everything you need to ride: parts, gear, accessories, chemicals, and tires. But we’ve also got ramps, tie-downs and all the necessary d-rings and anchors you’ll need to get your bike to the track or the trail. Stop by the store and check out the wide […]

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Pics and Reflections From TRACKER NITE 6

Posted on: August 21st, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

Announcing the start of the Tracker Nite yesterday evening organizer Lorin Guy said to the crowd, “Enjoy yourselves! Because this is for you, this is for motorcycling, this is for local business, and this is for local racers!” And the local motorcycling spirit was very much alive all evening, showing its finest, unified form at […]

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Alpinestars Scout Boots

Posted on: August 18th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA 1 Comment

Are you suffering from a riding identity crisis? You’re not alone. There are millions of other riders around the world who, just like you, love to find those place where the dirt and asphalt meet. Alpinestars makes the gear that meets the demands of your multiple riding personalities, and both the on-road and off-road adventurers […]

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Fox Comp 5 Motocross Boots

Posted on: August 18th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

The Fox Comp 5 Boot is a motocross staple, offering great value with Fox-proven design and performance features. The four-buckle closure system securely fastens injection-molded plastic guards around the ankle and shin areas. Combined with an interior that is generously lined with firm but contouring padding, the Comp 5 delivers foot and ankle stability for […]

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Full Bore USA M1 Sport Tire Set

Posted on: August 12th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

If you burn through tire sets after only a few thousand miles and cringe at the cost of replacing your factory OEM tires, pick up a set of Full Bore USA M1s. Their grippy compound and sport profile could be compared to those of go-to street-sport radials like Michelin’s Pilot Pures. But with a $200 price […]

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Of Bikes, Tracker Nites, and Fast Times: An Interview with Lorin Guy

Posted on: August 4th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

One Wednesday night a year, Shulman Avenue is closed off from car traffic and 2Guys Productions hosts an epic motorcycle show, street party, and barbeque on the small industrial street in Santa Clara. Since it began six years ago, Tracker Nite has become a phenomenon, both in sheer numbers of attendees and in the quality […]

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