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Motorcycle Setup: Suspension

October 17, 2018

Lets delve deeper into setting up the suspension on your bike Setting up your motorcycle is simply adjusting the movable parts necessary for the rider to obtain the maximum control and most effective riding. We have to remember that no matter what type of bike you have, all motorcycles are handed with a neutral setup […]

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Continental Ambassador: Stephanie Pietz

October 10, 2018

Who’s That Girl? You’ve no doubt noticed that Continental has a new V-Twin tire on the market called the ContiTour, designed and engineered for hard-core V-Twin riders. Continental launched the new ContiTour with an authentic ad that spoke to real V-Twin motorcycle riders. To do this, Continental used real and relevant motorcyclists as models. Sedona, […]

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Motorcycle Setup: Geometry

October 4, 2018

Motorcycle Setup Setting up your motorcycle is simply adjusting the movable parts necessary for the rider to obtain the maximum control and most effective riding. We have to remember that no matter what type of bike you have, all motorcycles are handed with a neutral setup from the factory. This neutral setup makes for an […]

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6,500 Miles on a set of ContiRaceAttack Comp Endurance

September 26, 2018

Suzuki Katana with a set of ContiRaceAttack Comp Endurance Gary Hurd’s tiger-striped Suzuki is sure to stand out form a mile away. This classic looks great, but handles even better thanks to a very grippy and durable set of Continental hyper-sport tires, the ContiRaceAttack Comp End. Practical Sportsbike’s resident Technical Consultant is a big fan […]

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Ride Africa With 2 Ride The World In 2019

September 19, 2018

How would you fancy a trip around Africa led by one of the most experienced riding couples? 2 Ride The World is heading back to Africa for 2019. Only this time, they are inviting you to an adventure of a lifetime. This 16 day tour will be guided by Simon and Lisa themselves. For January […]

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VIDEO: V-Twin Visionary Reviews the ContiTour

September 12, 2018

Approved by Jeff G. Holt V-Twin Visionary is the new brand created by Journalist, builder, BMX racer and entrepreneur, Jeff G. Holt. Jeff is known due to his long history and experience around big American motorcycles. Jeff, a former editor of Hot Bike Magazine, is now working full time on his own projects and his […]

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Continental Makes Its Mark at The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally 2018

September 5, 2018 - 1 comment

First year as the official tire of the Sturgis Buffalo Chip at the 2018 Rally The 78th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally marks the first year of a 3-year partnership for Continental with the Sturgis Buffalo Chip event venue. The Sturgis Rally in South Dakota is the largest V-Twin motorcycle gathering in the world and was the perfect […]

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A Continental Build: Andrew Huerta and his 2018 Harley-Davidson Lowrider

August 29, 2018

Talking to Andrew Huerta about his Harley-Davidson Lowrider with ContiTour tires After its launch early 2017, the new ContiTour cruiser tire has attracted the attention of many V-Twin riders across the U.S. One of those riders happens to be an exceptional builder from California, Andrew Huerta. With an aggressive pattern design and the performance to […]

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Peru, Andes & Machu Picchu With The ContiTrailAttack 2

August 22, 2018

Road trip to Perú Peru is a country full of history and culture, as well as breathtaking roads suited for a tire like the ContiTrailAttack 2. GlobeBusters is a Continental partner and much like 2 Ride The World, they have also gone Continental, literally. The GlobeBusters experienced every kind of road from the arid coastal […]

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Tread Pattern – Why your tire looks the way it does? (II)

August 15, 2018 - 1 comment

Let’s keep learning about the tread pattern of our motorcycle tires In our previous post, Tread Pattern – Why your tire looks the way it does? (I), we discovered the main simple reasons motorcycle tires and tires in general need a tread pattern design. This post will explore the engineering and artistic aspect of tread […]

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