Monthly Archives: December 2017


2013 Aprilia RSV4R Factory SE

By | 2018-01-27T19:05:40+00:00 December 26th, 2017|Categories: Reviews|

When this bike was unveiled in 2008, there was that emotional “oooooo” when looking at the bike for me internally. The design moved me. That turned into a very visceral experience when I set the demo bikes up for Marin BMW Aprilia and was cemented after a long test ride to get chassis geometry and ergonomics [...]

VFR800 and Leo Vince slip ons plus Power Commander 5

By | 2018-01-27T19:08:14+00:00 December 26th, 2017|Categories: How-To|

My daily ride needed to be unleashed and the V4 allowed to breathe. I acquired the twin Leo Vince slip on cans that took about 20 minutes to install while fighting around the license plate holder which we were too lazy to remove (the stock exhaust was quickly off with just a couple of bolts [...]

QD slip on exhaust fitment process to an MV F3 800

By | 2018-01-27T19:09:56+00:00 December 26th, 2017|Categories: How-To|

As with any job to be done, prepare a clean area to work in, aggregate the tools needed and TAKE YOUR TIME. As components come off, put all the bolts in place so you know where everything goes during the installation process.   NOTES: the threaded clips move up and down on the mount tabs, [...]

Leo Vince Italia series

By | 2018-01-27T19:11:03+00:00 December 23rd, 2017|Categories: How-To|

What does the slip on sound like? Inserts in:   Wide open!   Applications to date: 8815L 8185B - SBK YAMAHA YZF R1 (07-08) 8816L SBK YAMAHA YZF R6 (06-12) 8817L SBK SUZUKI GSX-R 600 (08-10)/ GSX-R 750 (08-10) 8818L SBK SUZUKI GSX-R 1000 (07-08) 8819L SBK SUZUKI GSX-R 1300 HAYABUSA (08-12 8911L [...]