Tips

Touratech Riding Tips Series: How to Perfect Balance

How to Perfect Balance on an Adventure Motorcycle By Ron Lieback The majority of ADV motorcycles are large, heavy, and sometimes difficult to manage in technical sections of the trail because their balance points lay on a fine line. And let’s not forget that more often than not those same bikes are loaded up with [...]

GPS Immersion Series – Zumo 595/396 or BMW Nav 5/6

Now is a great time to sharpen your GPS skills. Join Touratech Adventure Expert and Touratech Rally Ride Coordinator, Eric Archambault for this in-depth, GPS specific skills class. This class will focus on the Garmin Zumo 595 and Zumo 396 units, users with the Garmin Zumo 590, Zumo 395, Zumo 350, BMW Nav 5, BMW [...]

Navigating with Tracks: Tips and Tricks Part 3 – Displaying Tracks, Zumo 595

Couldn’t make it to one of our in-house GPS classes? No worries! now you can join Touratech Adventure Expert and Touratech Rally Ride Coordinator, Eric Archambault for this in-depth, GPS skills class. Need a GPS Unit? Click Here! Full Transcript: This is the part of the Navigating with Tracks: Tips and Tricks class that is [...]

Navigating with Tracks: Tips & Tricks Part 4 – Displaying Tracks, Zumo 660

Couldn’t make it to one of our in-house GPS classes? No worries! now you can join Touratech Adventure Expert and Touratech Rally Ride Coordinator, Eric Archambault for this in-depth, GPS skills class. If you need a GPS Unit Click Here! Full Transcript: This is the unit-specific part of the Navigating with Tracks - Tips & [...]

Helge Pedersen Rides West Coast of the US March 2019

  Helge Pedersen will hit the road riding his BMW GSA sidecar rig to various BMW dealers this March 2019, see below schedule.   March 1st: BMW Motorcycles of Western Oregon · Tigard, OR Seminar @ 3:30pm Packing for the Long Ride Show @ 6:30pm Making Tracks Around the World   March 2nd: European Motorcycles of Western […]

How To Set SAG

Is your suspension sag set properly? Guest hosts Iain and Eric from Touratech-USA demonstrate the correct way to set race sag, and explain why proper sag is critical to motorcycle control and rider safety with the crew from MotoTrek! Touratech carries a full line of simply the best suspension products for adventure motorcycles and our [...]

How to Keep the ADV Moto-Mind Fresh During Winter (6 Tips)

The Mindful Winter Motorcycling Tips By: Ron Lieback For those of us not living in states that are plagued with snow during the winter months - yes, plagued is the word I chose - icy and frigid conditions prevent riding time. Many of us continue to ride all winter long, regardless of snow and colder [...]

Helge Pedersen’s Box Talk: Hotel Ready

There is a lot of debate about panniers. Hard or soft? At Touratech we speak with riders all the time that want to know what luggage best suits their riding style and/or plans for future riding. We're kind of partial to hard luggage. We thought the best resource to tap regarding panniers (or anything else [...]

Navigating with Tracks – Tips & Tricks 2019

Sat, April 13, 2019 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM PDT Add to Calendar   With riding season just around the corner it’s time to dust off your GPS and get ready for this summer’s adventures. Join Touratech Adventure Expert and Touratech Rally Ride Coordinator, Eric Archambault for this in-depth, GPS skills class. This class will [...]

Touratech GPS Immersion Series – Garmin Montana

Sat, March 9, 2019 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM PST Add to Calendar   With riding season in the Pacific Northwest approaching, now is a great time to sharpen your GPS skills. Join Touratech Adventure Expert and Touratech Rally Ride Coordinator, Eric Archambault for this in-depth, GPS specific skills class. This class will focus on [...]