Testing – inRoute APP for Trip Planning and More

The new inRoute 5.1 update adds seven custom route types based on the weather, elevation, or curviness of routes. For example, a family planning their summer road trip can create routes with the lowest temperatures or least precipitation; travelers towing a trailer may favor routes with the least elevation gain for a safer, easier drive; and […]

Campfire Recipes – Hillbilly Fish

I really don’t know why this is a called Hillbilly Fish but I don’t always name the recipes we share. What I will say is the addition of dressing to the cooking of fish is a tasty topping and really adds some flavor to your meal.

Documentary – No Ordinary Passenger

No Ordinary Passenger is a short film about the life and racing career of sidecar racer Stan Dibben. The documentary, directed by Cabel Hopkins, looks at Dibben’s 1953 two man team that won the World Sidecar Championship and other racing feats from his long career.

Riding Skills – Brake Control

The next time you think about your motorcycle walk over to it and do this five-minute drill. Doing this drill will reduce your chances of crashing, improve your bike’s handling, and help your have better control with the most powerful component on your motorcycle.

Royal Enfield Himalayan

Just a few weeks stand between motorcycle enthusiasts and the launch of Royal Enfield’s highly anticipated Himalayan adventure motorcycle. The Himalayan is expected to go on sale in India in March. Not helpful to those of us here in the US, but it marks a new entrant into the small ADV market.

Travel – Trips to Take Before I Die

Apparently the only way to describe a list of items you wish to accomplish before you die is to call it your “bucket list”. So over the long boring and wet weekend I came up with a couple of bucket list trips.

Complaint Department

Welcome to the “Complaint Department” where we rant and rave and sometimes share our thoughts on topics involving vehicles of all types. 

Campfire Recipes – Vegetables

I don’t know about you but there is something about cooking vegetables on the fire. That char and fire flavor cooked into them makes a world of difference. This is a great recipe as a side dish to a main course, or for a lunch where packing meats or other hard to store items.

Review – Aerostitch Transit 2 Riding Suit

If I say Aerostitch what do you think of? Stodgy, boring designs that are so effective they have an almost cult like following? What if I told you they also make a black on black full leather riding suit that looks so badass the devil himself would wear it?