Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Ducati announce Multistrada D-Air airbag jacket system

Ducati recently announced a new Multistrada Model - the Multistrada D-Air which incorporates a first in a wirelessly integrated airbag jacket system.

No word on whether or not this system will retrofit to existing models but I’d say that’s a big no at this point, given the electronics including the dash are all built specific to the suit and this model of Multi.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Making the stock DRZ 400 mirrors disappear for $25

I'd had enough of the stock mirrors on the DRZ, totally obstructing the view making it feel clumsy and 'special'.

But, with a failed delivery on some Highway Dirt Bike mirrors I was at a loss as to what to replace them with.

Then I stumbled across these little understated handguard mirrors for $28 USD a pair on Motostrano

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Fitting Oxford Heated Grips on a Kawasaki Ninja

This is a guest post written by a friend Gordon Murphy.

I've recently installed my heated grips onto the Kawasaki Ninja Z1000. Much neater install than my previous job on my GS500.

Thought I'd take a few photos and share with you all incase anyone is thinking about installing themselves.

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Choosing an exhaust for a Suzuki DRZ 400

Secretly I knew this would happen all along; I don’t know about you, but in my house bike ‘new ideas/projects’ have to slip in quietly, gently at the right time…

'oh it’s just a little dirt bike….

I’ll just get it registered’ no mention of the 'just get an exhaust for it' etc.

It's a slippery slope.