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Welcome to the On the Road Blog. When we can’t be on our bikes, we like to read about bikes, right? We’ve got you covered, with articles on motorcycle safety tips, motorcycle events, motorcycle gear, and an overview of some of the best motorcycle rides in the U.S. Check it out.
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It’s National Dog Week. Let’s meld two of your passions to celebrate—your love of riding and your love of dogs.
Your motorcycle’s drivetrain. It’s an important, but often overlooked system that—without regular maintenance—can cause damage to your bike or danger for you. Check out this how-to guide to help keep your chain, belt, or shaft drive in great working condition.

14 September, 2020
Check out these tips to help make sure other drivers can see you while you’re riding.

1 September, 2020
If you’re thinking of going electric with your motorcycle, there are plenty of options. Here’s a guide to base models available, their riding range, and price tag.

31 August, 2020
Riding your bike offers the exhilarating thrill of nature’s all-encompassing experiences. With those thrills also come uncontrollable elements like rain to contend with. How you prepare for rain can be the difference that helps keep you safe if you’re caught in a storm on the open road.

5 August, 2020
Getting step-by-step directions in your ear. Communicating with fellow riders who are miles away. Listening to your favorite riding soundtrack. All of these opportunities are now available through your helmet thanks to Bluetooth® technology. Are you equipped?

24 July, 2020
Not all motorcycle gear was created with warm weather in mind. Check out this summer motorcycle gear list to help keep you cool during the hottest months of the year.

14 July, 2020
With the frantic pace of our culture and the current challenges we’re facing, it’s no surprise that discussions surrounding mental health are popping up everywhere. With mental health being on the forefront of conversation, it’s important to focus on healthy practices that build our mental strength. Here’s the great news! Riding more can improve your mental health. We’ve known and understood this all along, but now there’s a scientific study that proves its benefits.

9 June, 2020
Nothing beats going for a motorcycle ride. But what if that ride could be even more enjoyable? As with any craft, the experience can always be improved. Here are five tips to help you be a better rider.

21 May, 2020
Country roads. Scenic views. That’s what we’re looking for in our rides today. And they can be found by following the blue highways on our maps. For the uninitiated, that means avoiding the interstate.

11 May, 2020
May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. We’re sharing tips you need to help you stay safe on the road.

7 May, 2020
In the face of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many motorcycle riders are wondering if it’s a good idea to be out on the road. After all, it’s just a rider and a motorcycle, so in theory, social distancing applies. We take a look at some of the things you should consider before rolling out, and how to be prepared if you go.

22 April, 2020
Taking some time to enjoy our passions is recommended these days. You don’t have to tell a motorcycle rider twice! But before you head out on a solo ride, here are the priority items to inspect, along with signs to watch out for when replacement parts are needed.

9 April, 2020
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