Kawasaki Versys MotoWerk Mirror Extenders

MotoWerk Mirror Extender makes seeing behind you...possible!

MotoWerk Mirror Extender makes seeing behind you…possible!

All motorcycles come stock with mirrors, but most motorcycles come stock with mirrors that give you a perfect view of your shoulders.  There are some options for you if you decide you’d like to have a better view of the traffic behind you, and I stumbled upon one option, the Kawasaki Versys MotoWerk Mirror ExtendersRead More …

Kawasaki Versys: Welcome to the World of Modern Motorcycling…

The "new" Kawasaki Versys

The “new” Kawasaki Versys

I mentioned a while back that I had been thinking about jumping head first into the modern world of motorcycles.  For over a year I have been obsessed with the Kawasaki Versys, a bike which won ‘Bike of the Year’ in 2008, the year of it’s release in the U.S.  Read More …

Real-World Review: Rev’It Sand Jacket part 1

Rev'It Sand Jacket, and adventure in the making...

Rev'It Sand Jacket, and adventure in the making...

A few weekends ago, I got wind of a sample sale at the Rev’It corporate offices right here in Red Hook, Brooklyn.  I had heard great things about this annual sale, and looked forward to finding 2 things: a good all-season jacket, and a pair of gloves that fit me better… Read More …

Sam gets a new ride: 1995 Kawasaki KLR 650

Sam's "new" Kawasaki KLR 650

Sam's "new" Kawasaki KLR 650

Sam has been working hard on his custom Honda CB 350, and has posted some great progress reports here.  But sometimes we get the itch.  A bike that’s more or less modern, sleek, powerful, or just plain different.  This time he opted for a 1995 Kawasaki KLR 650, the ‘workhorse’ of the motorcycle world.  Read his full review… Read More …