Natasha

About Natasha

My background in the motorcycle world started with my father and his love for Harley, and continued with many of my friends that love to ride street and stunt bikes.

GoPro HERO3 Plus vs Garmin VIRB

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Brand Name, Amazing Quality, Similar Price… So What Is The Difference?  If you have also been asking yourself these same questions, I have broken them both down for you to help make up your mind!             For starters the HERO3 Plus Black Edition is slightly smaller than the Garmin VIRB Elite, but not by much. One great feature the VIRB Elite offers is a more… Read More

Motorcycle Closeouts Retail Store

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Having great products, an awesome staff and a place to call home for local riders is what our local retail store is all about. We can’t have everything from our website on hand in-shop, but we try our best to have a good verity for all kinds of riders. Our staff is not only trained on our products, but they live it. Each member of our retail staff has a… Read More

Pins of the week

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Mindy’s first pin of the week, “I Love these bags, they look like they hold a few secrets about this road gypsy’s travels… and I have a few boots that would match perfectly”. That’s no lie, she loves her fringe boots! Her second post for the week, “Sex appeal and freedom make for a great ride”. My first post for the week, “Where ever you get these, just send me… Read More

Ducati Customizes an App for iPads

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Ducati chose the Apple iPad’s to launch their first app for all of their “Ducatistas” of the world. The app was built to make the Ducati Dealer experience for customers more efficient than in the past! The new app gives real-time information with a digital display of motorcycles and accessories allowing customers to get a visual of what they are ordering when customizing their Ducati motorcycle. Naturally, Apple made a video with a short tutorial to show… Read More

Pins of the week

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Pinterest Pins of the Week!  Check out and follow our boards! Mindy’s first pick: “The Next Hurricane Hannah Or Evil Knievel? I’m leaning towards Evil Knievel by the looks of those wicked boots” Either way that is one brave little guy! Her second pick: “I’m a sucker for a Custom 500, but this Design from last years 21 helmets show has my name written all over it,” a helmet the… Read More

How To: Clean Your Leather Tracksuit

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One question I have gotten many times since the start of track days is how to take care of your track gear, specifically your suit. Best answer is always follow your care label attached to the garment! This will always be the best practice in order to make sure that you do not ruin the item by using incorrect methods. Sometimes the labels are filled with a lot of symbols… Read More

Perfectly Pink Helmet

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I am always on the hunt for colorful items that bring joy to my day; today I found a helmet that brought a smile to my face. Our cheerful AFX FX-43 helmet in the pink color flaunts just the right hue of pink to please any woman. I am not the type of rider that wants my helmet covered in flowers and butterflies, but I would rock this helmet! To… Read More

Alpinestars Vika Collection for the Fashionista

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One of the first steps of ‘being the part’, is ‘looking the part’. Alpinestars devoted their time studying the top fashion houses of the world to create a sleek look for their Vika motorcycling gear. Alpinestars used beautifully soft, full-grain leather, giving it that “buttery” look and tactility. The best part about Alpinestars’ vision for this gear is that it is uniquely contoured to a woman’s body featuring generous stretch… Read More

Spring Fever for the Ladies

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  It’s the perfect temperature to be out shopping, eating lunch with the girls, and riding around town.  If you haven’t already geared up for the Spring season take a look at our Women’s Street Apparel Sale at our Smithville retail location, or under our Hot Deals tab at Motorcyclecloseouts.com.  I personally think we have some fantastic Women’s Motorcycle Apparel on sale to freshen up last summer’s gear.