suspension

New Bike Fever: Part 3

The Big Money  If you are fortunate enough to still have cash in your pocket after all the previously mentioned services and updates there are two more areas of improvement to consider that will have a drastic impact on your riding experience. By changing a few key components to high quality aftermarket parts you can [...]

Touratech Fork Cartridge Conversion Kit

Not just a change in spring rate, or a simple re-valve, the Touratech Extreme Fork Cartridge conversion completely transforms the front-end of your Adventure R with all new damping characteristics that can't be achieved with the stock 1190 forks. The Touratech kit is completely tunable with rebound, compression, and preload adjustments made from the top [...]

Touratech Extreme Rear Shock for the KTM 1090 Adventure R

The Touratech Extreme Shock for the KTM 1090 Adventure R is the ultimate upgrade for your bike. In this video, Paul talks about some of it's awesome features. and what differentiates it from the OEM shock. "This is a really fast and fun motorcycle and putting the Touratech Extreme Shock on it will really be [...]

Why Do You Need Touratech Suspension?

Adventure motorcycles come from the factory with shocks set-up to carry 170lbs. That 170lbs includes riding gear and luggage and anything you pack in that luggage... That pretty much means if you weigh 150 or less you might still be pushing the limits of your suspension if you're taking a trip on your bike and [...]

Review: Touratech Explore HP Rear Shock

The story below was published in the March/April 2017 issue of Adventure Motorcycle Magazine. We appreciate them letting us post it!   Written by Scott Zelinsky Photos by Angela Goodman   The stock Honda Africa Twin suspension has been praised for how well it works off road as well as it's decent handling on the [...]

The Motorcycle Suspension Glossary

Riders hear a lot about suspension in discussions about motorcycle performance. We all know what shocks and forks are, but motorcycle suspension has a language of it's own, so we asked our staff and some of the experts in the field we work with to put together this directory of motorcycle suspension terms. Hopefully, it'll help you when [...]