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 …

A journey to Vermont on the Kawasaki Versys: Part 2

Kawasaki Versys at the lake cottage

Kawasaki Versys at the lake cottage

The first long ride of the season, the first big miles on the Kawasaki Versys.  The destination on this trip to Vermont was a cottage (called a “camp” in New England), on a small lake called Joe’s Pond.  The lake is located in Central Vermont, at the southern part of what is called the Northeast Kingdom.  Grandiose titles for a grandiose land… Read More …

A journey to Vermont on the Kawasaki Versys: Part 1

The kawasaki Versys at a pit stop on the way to Vermont

The Kawasaki Versys at a pit stop on the way to Vermont

After having the Kawasaki Versys for only a couple weeks, I had already experienced and been impressed with its capabilities in the city.  But to really put it through its paces, to see if she is as ‘versatile’ as they claim, I needed a nice long trip, one that provided the best roads, both paved and not… Read More …

Kawasaki Versys: 12 volt aux power plug install

Versys with the GPS mount...ready for power.

Versys with the GPS mount…ready for power.

In preparation for my trip this weekend on the new Kawasaki Versys, I wanted to have some auxiliary power for the GPS, iPhone and GoPro video camera.  Last trip I didn’t have any power, and I hoped that my devices made it each day without losing all the battery juice… Read More …