Winter Riding Tips From A State of California Safety Instructor

Winter Riding Tips From A State of California Safety Instructor

Winter is just around the corner, and in most of the United States, motorcycle riders are putting their motorcycles away.  In Southern California, we have the luxury of riding year-round.  Even though our weather is usually above freezing in Southern California, it...
Octane

Octane

I’ve been involved in automotive-related jobs for my whole working career, which has included a stint as an auto insurance accident investigator specializing in property damage. In 2005, my career path took me into the fueling industry, where he currently...
Antelope Valley Motorcycle Off-Roading

Antelope Valley Motorcycle Off-Roading

Once you travel west, east, or north of Lancaster and Palmdale, you will find lots of dirt roads and trails that you can spend all day and all night discovering. As you travel into the Antelope Valley on the 14 Freeway, it looks like it’s just a big town full of...
Canadian in SoCal

Canadian in SoCal

Oh, you don’t know who Becky Goebel is? How about ‘Actually it Axel’? Haven’t heard of Dreamroll? LoserPalooza? (I’m sure you have) Well, I’m here to tell you about an all-around badass, who happens to be my best friend! Becky’s a writer, rider, event...
No, The other Born Free.

No, The other Born Free.

Born Free Cycles, you know the name, and I’m telling you, it’s a gem of a shop. You’ll find it tucked away just beside a bridge and behind a tire shop in my little hometown of Burbank, CA. Burbank is a town known for its love of car and motorcycle culture, which...
Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride

This year is a strange year for the Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride as we’ve moved from our traditional gathering to a solo ride event across the world. Though we are separated from one another, we are committed to doing our part as a community by standing together...