Tips

Installation – Touratech Quick-Release Headlight Guard for KTM 790 ADV/R

The large, aggressively styled headlight on the KTM 790 Adventure or Adventure R is impressively bright, but easily picks up dings and damage from thrown rocks while riding off-road. Protect the expensive and vulnerable headlight lens on your KTM 790 with this quick-release headlight guard from Touratech. The headlight guard clips on and off the [...]

How to Master Body Position

By Ron Lieback Mastering Body Position for ADV Motorcycle Riding Fundamentals. They’re the cornerstones for your two-wheel abilities, and without them, you’re going to struggle, be frustrated, and likely get a face full of dirt. Long story short, there is no substitute for excellent fundamentals and arguably the most important fundamental of all is body [...]

Adventure Motorcycle Gear: 5 Must Knows for Comfort & Safety

By Ron Lieback Motorcycling comes with a sense of freedom you can’t experience anywhere else, especially on an ADV bike. Go anywhere, anytime. And bring a group of buddies along to share the stories with. Really, there isn’t anything better. Going anywhere at any time, however, arrives with its own risks. Brutal weather conditions, treacherous [...]

Motorcycle Camping Tips: Cooking on the Trail

Motorcycle Camping Tips: Cooking By Ron Lieback   When we think of extended motorcycle touring, the idea of “freedom” and “getting away from it all” typically fuels our desires to get out there and go. Though we’re passion-forward with our touring plans, we soon miss one of the simplest comforts of home while camping – [...]

Installation: Touratech Upper Crash Bars – BMW F750/F850GS

Fairing, radiator, and fuel tank repair is expensive and can put an end to your trip. Invest in Touratech upper crash bars and give your BMW F850GS or F750GS the protection it needs to go the distance. The compact and narrow design of the Touratech crash bars maximize manueverability when off road or traveling in [...]

Touratech GPS Classes: Garmin Montana – Part 3 of 3

Part 3 of 3 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 Montana Series of GPS units. You should leave this video with a solid understanding on all [...]

Touratech GPS Classes: Garmin Montana – Part 2 of 3

Part 2 of 3 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 Montana Series of GPS units. You should leave this video with a solid understanding on all [...]

Touratech GPS Classes: Garmin Montana – Part 1 of 3

Part 1 of 3 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 Montana Series of GPS units. You should leave this video with a solid understanding on all [...]

Touratech Explains Electronic Traction Control (Mototrek Video)

Electronic traction control is a relatively new feature on adventure motorcycles. Traction control systems are becoming more and more advanced and offer lots of customization. Eric and Iain are back to explain how it all works, when you should use it, and when you shouldn't. Touratech-USA

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 [...]