Gear Up: RSD Slip-Ons & AltRider Pillion Rack

March 28, 2014
Byron Wilson
Byron Wilson
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Byron's sure to be hunched over a laptop after the checkers are flown, caught in his own little version of heaven. Whether on dirt, street or a combination of both, MotoUSA's newest addition knows the only thing better than actually riding is telling the story of how things went down.

New Roland Sands Design Slip-On Mufflers
MSRP: $799.95 – $899.95

Roland Sands Design presents new RSD Slant Slip-On Mufflers for 1995-2014 Harley-Davidson Touring motorcycles. The slip-ons are available in chrome or Carbon Ops finish, and each finish each comes with a carbon fiber end cap and RSD badge. The slip-ons are sold in pairs and fit saddlebags with extended drop skirts. 

AltRider Pillion Rack for Yamaha Super Tenere XT1200Z
MSRP: $142

AltRider increases the carrying capacity of the Yamaha Super Tenere XT1200Z with its new Pillion Luggage Rack. To install just remove the stock pillion and use the included bolts to attach. It can be used in conjunction with the AltRider Luggage Rack, set in either the upper or lower position. Made of 3/16” anodized aluminum, the Pillion Luggage Rack resists rust and is pre-drilled to accommodate RotoaPax fuel packs. AltRider motorcycle accessories are made and designed in the USA. 

Corbin Trunk Box for 2014 Indian Chieftain & Vintage
MSRP: $1754 (Primer); $1963 (Painted)

Corbin now offers a new 47 liter Trunk Box for the 2014 Indian Chieftain and Indian Vintage. It’s fully lockable and includes a passenger backrest and arm rests wrapped in leather and padded with the Comfort Cell foam Corbin uses in its saddles. The Trunk Box is made of polyurethane material and comes with a four-piece aluminum rack system which attaches to the rear fender. Corbin will coordinate paint with the OEM scheme and can match trunk components to a Corbin saddle, if installed. 

Galfer Brake Rotors for 2013-14 Kawasaki Ninja 300
MSRP: $320 (Standard Wave Rotor); $139 (Rear Wave Rotor)

Galfer USA now has brake components for the 2013 & 2014 Kawasaki Ninja 300, 300SE, 300 ABS and 300 ABS SE. The Standard Wave and Rear Wave Rotors are designed to remain cooler during heavy use, and offer a reliable and consistent braking surface. The Rear Wave Rotor is not compatible with ABS models, however. In addition to the Rotors, Galfer also offers model-specific brake pads and steel-braided brake lines.

Ride Engineering Axel Block Kit for KTMs
MSRP: $99.95 (Full Kit,); $54.95 (Orange Axel Blocks only)

Ride Engineering has designed an Axel Block Kit for KTM motorcycles to help make lining up the chain by sight easier. The KTM Axel Blocks are made from aircraft-quality aluminum and come in either black or orange. Tabs off the end of the blocks are easily seen and help facilitate measurements off the end of the swingarm. 

New Designs for Airoh Aviator 2.1 Helmet
MSRP: (Liner Bi-Color & Linear Bi-Color Orange) $619.99; (Six Days, 222 Replica, Eye) $659.99

The Airoh Aviator 2.1 helmet is now available in five new colorways for 2014: the Six Days, Eye, 222 Replica, Linear Bi-Color and Linear Bi-Color Orange. The Six Days and Linear Bi-Color are now available while the other three options will arrive through April and May. The Aviator 2.1 helmet is a premium-spec off-road lid made from carbon fiber and Kevlar.