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Alpinestars Nero Clothing Line Product Launch

I popped on to today to see what's new and noticed a link way at the bottom for Alpinestars Nero . I'd sneaked a peak of the Nero line from an un-named source a few months earlier and was eager to see it come to life. It's out and it's cool, in Europe, on its way to us in the States soon, hopefully. Nero is an "authentic" Black Label line from the world's top motorcycle apparel company. It's motorcycle clothing with a lot of fashion, less performance and seemingly a lot of quality. With jackets priced in the low thousands and boots in the mid 300s, I'm anticipating a high end product, something you'd see in a high end small clothing boutique. It comes on the heels of an interesting site redesign from Alpinestars, that has transformed the presentation of product into a virtual catwalk. The whole web site needed a face lift in order to unveil this product line, which is clearly a step above the rest of the line, but fits in well,

Top 5 Stuff You Can't Buy Anywhere Else

Because we are painfully aware of how torturous it is to order something from some blind web site operated by robots somehwere in south america, or some other place in the world, only to find, to your great horror and utter disgust, that the item you have been patiently craving and dreaming of for three long years, that useless little waste of pay check thing that you don't need and that's keeping you up late at night, curled up in side your bed , is back ordered (ghasp!) with no ETA, no hint of when it might show up, no end to the torture... because of all that, we offer our top 5 list of things that are IN STOCK at Motostrano and that you simultaneously can not purchase anywhere else . We know the pain, the sense of nausea , the cramping , the shivering . The feeling of loss . It's enough to make you want to vent about it to your " friends " on the discussion forums along with all the other useless afterthoughts and did-ya-knows, littering your critique with

Broc Glover's Breathe Easy Ride Against Cystic Fibrosis

MEDIA: SEE ATTACHED IMAGE Join the 1st Annual Broc Glover's Breathe Easy Ride Against Cystic Fibrosis On Sunday, March 30, 2008, motorcycling enthusiasts can ride alongside some of their favorite racing legends in a fun street ride to benefit a great cause. This event is the 1st Annual Broc Glover's Breathe Easy Ride Against Cystic Fibrosis, and it takes in about 100 miles of scenic backcountry roads through the hills of northern San Diego and southern Riverside counties. The ride begins and ends in Temecula, CA, and includes motorcycling celebrities, food, beverages, prizes and more—including a Jesse Rooke custom Harley-Davidson as Grand Prize! Motocross racing legend and AMA Hall of Fame member Broc Glover is the moving force behind this event, and for good reason: His son Dayne has been diagnosed as having Cystic Fibrosis, a cruel and life-shortening disease. So now Glover is bringing to bear the intensity and focus that made him a renowned MX competitor into the fight again