Ride Reports

Video Series Preview: Riding Solo

Touratech is excited to present a new (25 episodes) video series for the Motorcycle Travel Channel on YouTube. It was created by Sterling Noren about motorcycling alone in the USA backcountry! The videos were filmed during an amazing 6,000 mile/30-day solo ride in the summer of 2020 in locations including Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado [...]

Taking the Lafferty Line

A quick story by Touratech-USA, CEO, Paul Guillien about his BMW F850GS ride on the North East BDR. Photos by Eli Woody We are riding an expert-only section somewhere in Maine, while filming the NEBDR documentary. This particular section is known to be very technical and challenging and is being considered for inclusion in the [...]

ADV Riders Welcomed in Vermont

Originally Posted by Mike Botan / @Ride2ADV Too much for a tiny town and Suicide Six? Some had worried that an event like this was too much for the tiny town of Pomfret.  But those notions have dispelled.  It seems that the ADV community made an excellent impression on the Pomfret townspeople and surrounding communities. [...]

Slideshow: Touratech Vietnam Rides the CABDR

Recently, the team from Touratech Vietnam came to the USA and rode the Southern California Backcountry Discovery Route! The riding was amazing, they had an awesome time and when it was over they claimed it to be the most fun, but difficult ADV riding they've ever done. Well done, boys!

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 [...]

Collected Threads: Part 4

Ride with Collected Threads on the motorcycle journey of a lifetime. This Touratech supported 5-part series explores the beauty, culture, and adventure along the 10,000 miles of winding road from Panama to California. One man, one machine, the Pan-American highway and a lot of helpful people along the way. In Part 4, Jesse explore the [...]

Collected Threads: Part 3

This is the third of the five part Touratech supported series: Collected Threads by filmmaker and GS rider, Jesse Szynal. In this episode he profiles the amazing people of Central America he met while on his trip this summer. Check out his channel!

Collected Threads: Part 1 of 5

Come join Touratech Supported rider, Jesse T. Szynal on the journey of a lifetime: Collected Threads. This 5-part series explores the beauty, culture, and adventure along the 10,000 miles of winding road from Panama to California. One man, one machine, the Pan-American highway and a lot of helpful people along the way. A new episode [...]

Parked Out Front: As Seen From the Sidecar

Every once in awhile some riders roll into Touratech USA that are just too interesting not to share with the world! Meet Matt and Reece. They're circumnavigating the globe on a scooter....with a sidecar! They don't exactly fall into the Touratech brand scope in accessories, market bike or gear, but they sure do in spirit. [...]

Film Trailer – Collected Threads: Central America

This is the trailer for the upcoming five-part series, 'Collected Threads: Central America' by Touratech supported rider and filmmaker Jesse Szynal. Jesse is an exciting new voice in the ADV motorcycle world and recently completed a ride from Panama to California. He documented the amazing people and fantastic places he visited on his motorcycle. 'Collected Threads: Central America' [...]