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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 [...]

Touratech Expedition Skid Plate: Yamaha Tenere 700

Protect your Tenere 700 engine with Touratech's Expedition Skid Plate. With a 21” front wheel and good ground clearance, the Yamaha Tenere 700 likes to wander off the beaten path. You are likely to find something on the ground that will make dangerous contact with the underside of your Tenere. You best protect it with [...]

TOURATECH CYLINDER HEAD GUARDS, BMW R1250GS

Protect your cylinders from dings, scrapes, or even a puncture by installing Touratech Cylinder Head Guards for the R1250GS or GSA. The exposed cylinders are a known vulnerability on the modern boxer motor because they hit the ground when the bike tips over. Touratech aluminum cylinder head guards offer a light-weight and attractive solution that protects [...]

Touratech May Have Saved My Life!

Below is a letter from Touratech customer Bob Lewalski.   I had a 2015 R1200GS that was fully outfitted (with minor exceptions) with Touratech Gear. Crash Bars, Headlamp protection and Zega Pro panniers. I was beginning a 3 day trip in Texas and just hours into the ride, found myself on a country road turning a bend [...]

Rally West Rescheduled to June 17-20, 2021

Our favorite weekend of the year is the Touratech Rally, which is the largest gathering of adventure motorcycles in the US. It’s our customer-appreciation weekend where we spend time riding motorcycles in the Cascade Mountains, camping and sharing stories around a campfire with our favorite people. The event always involves sharing inspiration and knowledge with each other and [...]

The Aventuro Traveller is an Amazing Helmet

The Aventuro Traveller is an innovative modular helmet designed specifically for the demands of adventure riding. You’ll love that it’s lightweight, features huge airflow, and is quiet even at speed. It’s a true modular which allows you to open the chin bar for easy communication at the gas station or hatching a plan with your [...]

Installation: GPS Mounting Bracket – KTM 790 Adventure R

KTM 790 Adventure & Adventure R GPS Mounting Bracket Mount your GPS securely above your KTM 790 Adventure's gauges with this GPS mounting adapter from Touratech. With your navigation screen directly in the line of sight, you will no longer have to look down or to the side while you're riding, greatly increasing safety while you [...]

Big Boxes for the Back of Your Bike

The adventure motorcycle luggage producer from the Black Forest region of Germany has been making aluminum panniers and top cases for decades. Following the 2019 introduction of its quick-release Zega Evo pannier system, the company is announcing a matching top case product range also under the Evo name with new features and the addition of [...]

What the #@$! is a bull bar?

Not just for off-road trucks any more! The Touratech Bull Bar for the R1250GS Adventure allows you to mount auxiliary lighting near your headlight, further protects your cockpit from damage, and gives your GSA a rugged off-road look. Made of strong 25mm electropolishd stainless steel tubing, the Touratech Bull Bar integrates with your OEM Adventure upper [...]

Jimmy Lewis RIDING TIP- PROPER BODY POSITION

By Jimmy Lewis/JLR Off-Road Training This is one of the easiest things to teach and talk about but the hardest to do in real life when riding. Why? Bad habits! Most riders learn a very scary or defensive riding technique and never fully learn to be in a comfortable balanced position. Or rely on the [...]