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  • INNOVV C5 Helmet Camera Kit: Versatility Realized
    by Bruce Cole on 09/20/2019 at 10:45 pm

    Introduction The INNOVV C5 Helmet Camera wasn’t unexpected really, in that it is a logical adaptation of the rugged versatile INNOVV C5 Moto-CAM reviewed late 2017 – two of which continue to cope with the ups and downs of adventure-oriented/off-road activities. It does make for a bit of déjà vu though, in that one of ... The post INNOVV C5 Helmet Camera Kit: Versatility Realized appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • Sena Momentum Pro Helmet Review: Multi-Featured Power
    by Bruce Cole on 09/20/2019 at 9:37 pm

    Sena Gains (a) Momentum Anything to do with technology, motorcycling, and relatedly safety education and training gets my utmost attention – always has, always will. So, when Sena announced the first Momentum helmet in 2017, it got flagged, and Sena’s evolution of this product has been followed with interest. Quite incidentally, in jumping into a ... The post Sena Momentum Pro Helmet Review: Multi-Featured Power appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • Saga Wants to Sell Bennetts Insurance
    by Wade Thiel on 09/20/2019 at 7:23 am

    Saga Could Get Less Than It Paid for the Company The well-known Bennetts Insurance company that operates in the UK and is owned by Saga is now up for sale. This news comes after the interim results for the company came in. The Evening Standard reported that the company was up for sale. In case ... The post Saga Wants to Sell Bennetts Insurance appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • KTM Has a New Electric Bike for Kiddos Called the SX-E 5
    by Wade Thiel on 09/20/2019 at 12:22 am

    The Future for the Future We all know that we need to get younger people on bikes. A good way to do that is to target them when they’re little kids. Harley has its Stacyc stability cycles, but if you want something that’s really badass and can take on the dirt, then KTM has a ... The post KTM Has a New Electric Bike for Kiddos Called the SX-E 5 appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • Ducati Confirms the V4 Multistrada
    by Wade Thiel on 09/19/2019 at 10:30 am

    Can You Wait Until 2021? Ducati recently celebrated the Multistrada’s 16th birthday. The company also announced that it built 100,000 units. During that celebration, Ducati also made another big announcement. The company confirmed that the V4 Multistrada will be coming. However, it won’t be here until 2021.  What exactly was said about the model was ... The post Ducati Confirms the V4 Multistrada appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • LS2 VERSO Mobile Helmet Review: Three-Quarters Great
    by Bruce Cole on 09/19/2019 at 7:19 am

    Introduction In seeking a replacement for a well-aged Bell Mag 9 Sena (less the Sena) three-quarter helmet that was used primarily to testing Bluetooth systems, we were on the lookout for something similar but with some updated features and a better build. And in checking the wBW review listings, coverage of LS2 products has indeed ... The post LS2 VERSO Mobile Helmet Review: Three-Quarters Great appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • A Primer on Smart Helmets: Where We Stand Today & Where We’re Going
    by Wade Thiel on 09/19/2019 at 6:00 am

    Motorcycle technology continues to change and innovate – and so does gear technology, specifically helmets. Modern helmets are safer, more comfortable, easier to use and enjoy, and more versatile than ever before, but there are more innovations coming. Enter the smart helmet. Okay, so the idea of a smart helmet has been around a while, ... The post A Primer on Smart Helmets: Where We Stand Today & Where We’re Going appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • The Alter Ego 14.0 Adaptive Jacket System Delivers
    by Jim Pruner on 09/18/2019 at 6:38 pm

    First Impressions A Niche Filled Getting stuck without suitable riding gear when encountering challenging riding conditions can be uncomfortable, even painful or dangerous. Anyone who’s spent any serious time in the saddle can relate and share an experience or two illustrating this. Many manufacturers will tell you they can build convertible gear to meet a ... The post The Alter Ego 14.0 Adaptive Jacket System Delivers appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • The 2020 Zero Lineup Is Here
    by Wade Thiel on 09/18/2019 at 5:55 pm

    Plenty of Electric Bike Goodness Zero Motorcycles has recently announced its 2020 base model line. The company has a good crop of bikes, including the Black Forest DSR as an all-new global model. The bike used to be an EU-only model, but it now is available in all global markets. In terms of the whole model ... The post The 2020 Zero Lineup Is Here appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]

  • Arai’s New Regent-X Helmet
    by Wade Thiel on 09/18/2019 at 1:11 pm

    An Improvement Over Previous Lids The Arai Corsair-X model was a very fine helmet. It was a top-of-the-line-lid, but now Arai has a new model. The Regent-X. Built using many of the same ideas as the Corsair-X and offering the same protection, the Regent-X takes things up a notch. The Regent-X is also much less ... The post Arai’s New Regent-X Helmet appeared first on webBikeWorld. […]