Pirelli Night Dragon Review

Recently I installed a set of Pirelli Night Dragon tires on my Dyna. I heard mixed reviews from the local “Bike Night” guys but wanted to try them out myself. Being that I ride around 40,000 miles a year, I am always looking to find a tire that suits my riding style. My style is [...]

2016-08-26T16:58:51+00:00 By |Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pirelli Night Dragon Review

Sturgis or Bust

Day 1: 08.02.16 It was 7:00 a.m. and I was at Buc-ee's fueling up my trusty Dyna Defender for an adventure. If you’re not familiar with the name, Buc-ee’s is a giant convenience store with 60 or so gas pumps and every snack food you could imagine. It's just one of the things that Texas has that [...]

2016-08-19T15:18:53+00:00 By |Uncategorized|2 Comments

Evolution: The Art of Darren McKeag

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qWKT2gbtuM Over the past 20+ years working in the motorcycle industry I have had the opportunity to meet all kinds of people. Unlike some of the other industries, the motorcycle industry is really quite small. Over the years I have seen so many people come in and go out of the industry, but there [...]

2016-07-15T17:05:48+00:00 By |Uncategorized|Comments Off on Evolution: The Art of Darren McKeag

Around The News – July 15 2016

Here are five things that appeared this week in the clutter of information overload that I found worthy of sharing with our readers: Urs "Grizzly" Pedraita set a new around-the-world record on a Victory motorcycle - Victory Endurance Race Team Progressive released the list of cities for the 36th Annual IMS Tour - Progressive Press [...]

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Saddlebag Essentials for the Road

When you are headed out on a long trip, having the right stuff in your saddlebag can mean the difference between a good time and a bad time. Being out on the road alone can be daunting and having someone to stop and “help” you can even be scary. Being properly prepared is key to [...]

2016-07-14T12:02:56+00:00 By |Uncategorized|Comments Off on Saddlebag Essentials for the Road

Harley Vs. Indian

There has been a lot of discussion and speculation over the last few years about the new Indians and how they would be accepted in the market. It seems pretty evident now that the Indians are being accepted well and are here to stay, at least for a while. This brings up an interesting point. [...]

Republic of Texas Rally 2016

Join J&P Cycles at the 21st Annual ROT Rally in Austin, TX. The Republic of Texas Rally is the largest "turnstile" motorcycle rally in the U.S. with thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts from all over the country each year. Join the party with us and enjoy incredible motorcycles, Austin nightlife, and of course the beauty of [...]

2016-06-07T10:16:55+00:00 By |Uncategorized|Comments Off on Republic of Texas Rally 2016

Tips for the Road From the Wandering Sparrow

When it comes to riding I've found that if you're not comfortable you are not happy. When you're not happy it's no fun to ride. Motorcycle manufacturers have designed bikes to be One Size Fits All and that's where the problem lies. To be comfortable on your bike you must make the three points of [...]

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