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  1. Amigos - Baja October 2016

    Welcome to Baja October 2016 This is an open invitation to independent and self sufficient riders to share a 14 day, 4,000Km adventure into Baja, in October 2016. Gathering in San Ysidro, Ca. on Sunday October 9th, Monday October 10th will see us enter Mexico with the following suggested...
  2. Tropical Stromtrooper, 1st time posting

    Stromtroopers - New member introductions
    Saludos from Paradise. The only bike I've owned since selling my HD 1200 Sportster almost 10 years ago is my '04 DL650 which bought used in Arizona back in '05 and hope to get at least a few more years on. I ditched the HD for a machine that I could commute and cruise on without a little dirt...
  3. Baja Trip Advice

    General V-Strom Discussion
    This is my first trip out of the country on a motorcycle. I just got my 2005 DL-1000 and I am going to Baja Mexico in a few weeks. Does anyone have advice on stuff to bring or things I need to do to get my bike ready for the trip. I am leaving from Las Vegas and heading halfway down Baja. I...
  4. Greetings and questions from old Mexico

    Stromtroopers - New member introductions
    Hello all! I pick up my new 2012 DL100 today in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and will be touring around the Rocky Mountains and the western US for the next few weeks before returning to central Mexico where I live. I originally came up to the US to pick up a new Kawasaki Versys, and sell my old...
  5. Pirelli mt75?

    DL1000 from 2002-2012
    My rear tire was badlly demeged when I was doing may way to a small town in Mexico, surprisingly the big vee could still run even with no air at all, well, it is not so easy but it is possible. The thing is that the only tire I could buy was Pirelli mt75. I have no idea what to expect from this...
  6. US, central america, and south america trip

    Ride Reports (Route Sheets)
    Hey guys, I'm new to this site, and it seems to be a vast enough community of people to hopefully answer several questions I have. I am planning a trip from Oklahoma to Mendoza, Argentina, traveling down the pacific coast of south america. I am wanting to detour Mexico and Columbia, and was...