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  1. Shoei GT-Air II FF Helmet Review

    Rider's Gear & Luggage
    All- I've been using the GT-Air II since the spring. Here's how it performed in my commuting regimen: -MKL
  2. inView Wireless Brake & Turn Signal Light System Review

    Hi All Tune in for my 2-season test of Third Eye Design's new inView Wireless Brake and Turn Signal Light System, which mounts to the rear of your helmet to provide added conspicuity. -MKL
  3. MotoPowerPuck Wireless Charger Review

    Accessories, Gadgets, and Gear
    Hi All The MotoPowerPuck offers a convenient way to wirelessly charge your device while on the fly - tune in for a 3 season update to see how it held up! -MKL
  4. Scorpion EXO SG3 MKII Gloves Review

    Rider's Gear & Luggage
    Hi All- Scorpion's EXO SG3 MKII Gloves promise track-level protection for under $140.00. Tune in to see how they performed over a 4,000 mile commuting test! -MKL
  5. Brosh Kevlar Riding Suit Review

    Rider's Gear & Luggage
    All Looking for a lightweight, super-breathable riding suit that won't break the bank? Tune in to see how Brosh's new Kevlar-infused Optimal Jacket and Motorcycle Cargo Riding Pants held up over my 4,000 mile summer commuting road test! -MKL
  6. Illium Works Versatile Highway Pegs Review

    RT Series
    Hi All- Looking for a comfy place to rest your feet on long rides? Tune in to see how Illium Works' Versatile Highway Pegs held up over my 9,500 mile long term review! -MKL
  7. Touratech Destino Boots Review

    RT Series
    All- Touratech's Destino boots are really two pairs of footwear in one: a tough leather outer shell for ADV riding and a soft, waterproof inner-shoe to wear off the bike as well. Tune in to find out how they performed! -MKL
  8. Warm & Safe Rider Classic Style Heated Gloves Review

    Rider's Gear & Luggage
    Hello All Season 3 of Moto Mouth starts today! Sub-freezing temps here on the east coast have provided the ideal conditions to test Warm & Safe's new suite of heated gear, starting with these Rider Classic Style heated gloves. I'll be following up with the Heat Layer Shirt heated top in a few...
  9. BMW DownTown Jacket Review

    Rider's Gear & Luggage
    All For those who favor an understated motif in their colder weather riding gear, check out my new review of BMW's DownTown jacket. -MKL
  10. It's Not An RT, But.....

    RT Series
    I thought some of you guys would get a kick out of it anyway. Motorcycle Consumer News received the very first C-Evolution for press review in the entire country, and I just wrapped up my 3 week review period with it. What's it like to ride electric? What about range? How long does it take to...
  11. Lee Parks DeerSports PCi Gloves Review

    Rider's Gear & Luggage
    All- As the weather turns cooler, it's time to put the mesh away and don something warmer. I've been testing these Lee Parks DeerSports PCi gloves for 2 fall seasons now. Tune in to see the verdict! -MKL
  12. The Effects Of UV Rays On Motorcycle Gear and Our Health

    RT Series
    All- I'm going to get a bit more scientific than usual in this new video, as we delve into the subject of Ultraviolet Radiation's effect on our riding gear and on our health. It's a subject that doesn't get nearly as much attention as it should! Tune in for objective Ultraviolet Protection...
  13. Bursig Center-Lift Motorcycle Stand Review

    Accessories, Gadgets, and Gear
    All- Tune in to find out how this innovative Bursig Center-Lift Motorcycle Stand allows for 1 handed lifting and lowering, making servicing chores a little easier than some traditional stands we're all used to. -MKL
  14. Wolfman Luggage Wolfy Escape Pak Review

    RT Series
    Hello All For those rare times you take all the bags off and need some wearable temporary storage space - tune in to see how the Wolfman Luggage Wolfy Escape Pak held up! -MKL
  15. California Heat Gauntlet Heated Gloves Review

    Rider's Gear & Luggage
    Hi All- Season Two of Moto Mouth Moshe begins today! It's currently 19 degrees outside here in NJ, so to celebrate those Polar Bears who keep the shiny side up in the freezing cold, Episode #27 focuses on California Heat's new Gauntlet heated gloves. Tune in to see if they held up under the...
  16. Motoport Racing Gloves Review

    RT Series
    Hello All- Brighten up an otherwise somber day with my exciting new review of Motoport's Racing Gloves, plus a special message to my viewers that follows.... Let me know what you think! -MKL
  17. Remus Hexacone Titanium Slip-On Exhaust Review

    RT Series
    Hello All- Moto Mouth #10 is up - this time focusing on the Remus Hexacone Titanium slip-on exhaust for the liquid-cooled BMW R1200RT-LC. How do you like the appearance and sound? Let me know! -MKL