Happenings

$30 Is Enough To Foil A Thief

Posted on: January 13th, 2014 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

$30 could save your baby… The following photos are of a Kryptonite Keeper disc lock brought to us by a customer after a thief tried to chisel it off his bike. Even more amazing: the key still works and the lock still turns. Sorry thief, you lose. Kryptonite Disc Locks and U-Locks With a Kryptonite [...]

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webBikeWorld’s Best of 2013

Posted on: January 9th, 2014 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

The results are in! WebBikeWorld has announced their top-rated products of last year for the webBikeWorld Motorcycle Products of the Year Awards of 2013. WebBikeWorld.com is an internationally respected and expansive website that provides subjective, third-party reviews of motorcycle gear and accessories. If you’re wondering what other riders have to say about a product before [...]

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Riding North Korea’s Baekdudaegan Mountains

Posted on: December 16th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

In this short documentary video, a small band of New Zealanders thump their way across the Baekdudaegan, a coastal mountain range that runs down the length of the Korean Peninsula. Semi-retired couple Joanne and Gareth Morgan have spent the past decade travelling through all seven continents on their motorcycles. A few years ago they decided [...]

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Behind the Scenes: Making A Shoei

Posted on: December 10th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

This cool video takes us inside Shoei’s factories in Japan to find out how they turn quality and craftsmanship into some of the best motorcycle helmets in the world. Which Shoei is the one for you? Click below to learn more about our Shoei helmets. Shoei RF-1200 Shoei GT-Air Shoei Neotec Modular Shoei Qwest   [...]

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Thanks For Celebrating With Us!

Posted on: November 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

We had a great turnout at our Black Friday Pre-Party & Sale on Friday, and we’d like to thank everyone who shopped, snacked, and hung out with us. It was great to kick off the holiday season with you! As part of the festivities, our very first Ugly Sweater Contest went off without a hitch. [...]

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Lane Splitting Bill Postponed For Another Year

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

The latest edition of CityBike Magazine informs us, via lanesplittingislegal.com, that lane splitting bill SB350 has been tabled for at least another year. As originally presented by Senator Jim Beall in early 2013, SB350 was seemingly¬†proposing a state law version of the CHP’s newly released, and quite reasonable, Lane Splitting Guidelines. If passed into law, [...]

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Road Rider Awarded For Being First…

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

Our buyer, Dave, just returned from a trip to the homeland of many, many of our favorite motorcycle brands: Italy. In Italy as guest of Givi, Dave, along with other international Givi dealers and distributors from countries that included New Zealand, Israel, and Latvia, helped Givi celebrate their 35th anniversary in the biz. The celebration [...]

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Wishing You A Happy Veteran’s Day

Posted on: November 11th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

All of us at Road Rider would like to wish a very happy Veteran’s Day to all the men and women who have served in the armed forces, including our own vets, Arnoldo, Art, and Sam. Thank you for your service.

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Save 408MX!

Posted on: November 7th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

The 408MX motocross facility is our Monterey Highway neighbor and a huge part of the motorcycling community in the South Bay. But 408MX is currently fighting to stay in their home at the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds thanks to a 100% rent increase that will take effect over the course of the next two years. [...]

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Zero Police Motorcycles Join De Anza’s Fleet

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

Keep your eyes peeled next time you’re in Downtown San Jose and you might catch a quick glimpse of a live Zero DS Police Motorcycle in action. In fact, everyday there are more areas where you’re likely to encounter a Zero Police Motorcycle – ¬†just don’t expect to hear it coming. Santa Cruz-based Zero Motorcycles [...]

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