Video Of The Week: Chennai To Pondicherry

In this week’s Video Of The Week we travel to India. The journey is a short but memorable one–from Chennai to Pondicherry, along beautiful roads and through the busy towns that dot them, winding down the south-eastern coast of India. The bikes are Royal Enfields, and the narration is from Robert Pirsig’s brilliant classic Zen And The Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance. The match seems fitting, for […]

Full article



New! Scorpion EXO-AT950 Helmet

The new Scorpion EXO-AT950 is a versatile penknife of functionality for on-road and off-road adventures; a mashup of street-saavy modular and trail-worthy dual sport helmet. It’s also priced under $300, and that makes it a great value for riders looking for a helmet that can suit both riding styles. The EXO-AT950 features a fully flip-up modular chin bar that can be raised […]

Full article



2017 Fox Dirt Gear

The day has come to cast aside your ragged jerseys and pants, retire your well-worn gloves, and shelve your battered helmet. It’s 2017 Fox time. Scroll down to the galleries to see what’s in! The moment the latest catalogue of Fox gear hits our desks, our hearts and minds are in dirt mode. This year we were especially […]

Full article



Video Of The Week: Fifty Years Of Kicks

“Get on with riding or get on with dying, one or the other.” -Paul Rodden Welcome to Road Rider’s Video Of The Week! There’s a saying: “Growing old can be fun if you do it with the right people.”  This week’s featured video, Fifty Years Of Kicks, is a story about age, friendship, the love […]

Full article



We’re Hiring!

Do you love riding, talking bikes and gear, and want to work with other motorcyclists who do too? Join our team! We are hiring part-time associates in our apparel, parts, and tire departments. Get immersed in the sport you love–apply online today! Click below to visit our Employment Page for job descriptions and to fill […]

Full article



Video Of The Week: Tom Fugle, Born Free Builder

Welcome to Road Rider’s Video Of The Week! Five years ago Tom Fugle would have been known primarily for his role as co-founder of the mid-western one-percenter club El Forastero MC. Today, he’s better known as having earned his place on the round table of America’s most celebrated custom bike builders. In a crowded scene, Tom […]

Full article



OptiMate LED 0-120 Battery Diagnostic Flashlight

The OptiMate LED 0-120 battery diagnostic flashlight is a handy accessory to have stashed on your bike. The OptiMate is a bright LED flashlight that will light up hard-to-see places or provide much-needed illumination at night. It also doubles as a simple battery diagnostic tool. The OptiMate plugs easily into your bike and runs on your bike’s battery. Once […]

Full article



2017 Shift Dirt Gear Is In!

We send info on new products, sales, and promotions straight to your inbox, so don’t miss another one of our emails! Click here to sign up.   2017 Shift motocross and dirt gear is in stock at Road Rider now! We have a huge selection of jerseys, pants, helmets, and gloves fresh off the presses in […]

Full article



Simpson Street Bandit Helmet

A little bit of Lord Vader, a lot of The Stig, the Simpson Street Bandit Helmet makes a bold statement in all black. The Street Bandit is a direct descendent of the original Simpson motorcycle helmet, the RXM-1, and its distinctive shell has Simpson’s racing heritage molded into every shadowy angle and line. The Street Bandit hits on […]

Full article



Simpson Motorcycle Helmets

Simpson is a name synonymous with motorsport racing, trusted by top riders in NASCAR, IndyCar, and NHRA. Founded in Texas in 1958 by 18-year old drag racer Bill Simpson as Simpson Drag Chutes, the company went on to revolutionize personal protection for professional drivers with their fire suits, helmets, and other safety accessories. When Simpson’s first helmets arrived […]

Full article