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2017 Triumph Street Scrambler First Ride Review

How many new Triumph Bonnevilles are we up to now anyway? The Street Twin came first, just about a year ago. We liked the sweet

2016 – 2017 Harley-Davidson Iron 883 Review

When the folks at Harley-Davidson introduced the K-model (direct ancestor of the XL, or Sportster line) back in 1952, I doubt they could have known they

2017 Benelli TNT600 Review

The Benelli brand name has fallen under the Qjian Jiang Group umbrella since 2005, and has subsequently gone from strength to strength in the Asian markets,

2016 – 2017 Harley-Davidson Roadster Review

Honestly, at first glance I was a little underwhelmed by this new-for-2016 offering from The Motor Company . I thought it was a little sparse,

2015 – 2017 Honda CB300F Review

New from 2015 and going strong in 2017, the CB 300F from Honda is all about naked sportbike styling at an entry-level price and demeanor. A little bit

2015 – 2017 KTM 390 DUKE Review

When talking about KTM ’s 390 Duke — the smallest Duke available in the U.S. market — everyone within my earshot who has ridden it says the

2017 Triumph Street Triple Review

We live in a world where frequently less is perceived to be more, and nowhere is that truer than in the naked sportbike sector. Triumph started leaning

2016 – 2017 Honda Fury / Stateline Review

More and more riders have come to appreciate the look associated with what I would call Classic Americana, and manufacturers around the world have responded

2015 – 2017 Honda CBR300R Review

Since 2011, the CBR250R has served both as Honda’s small-displacement street-riding and racing trainer, and the model is actually used in amateur, closed-circuit races as a

2016 – 2017 Harley-Davidson Street Bob Review

Introduced in 2006, the Dyna Street Bob (FXDB) was the first “Dark Custom” designed for Harley-Davidson ’s Dyna family. The Street Bob originally came with an 88.5

2015 – 2017 Harley-Davidson SuperLow Review

The SuperLow line carries few changes into the ’17 model year, and for the most part can be considered a direct carryover from 2016. Powered

2016 – 2017 Indian Roadmaster Review

What do you get when you fully dress a Chieftain from Indian Motorcycles? If you’re clever and remembered the title of this article, you guessed the Roadmaster

2015 – 2017 Kawasaki KLR650 Review

Do you hate it? Are you reading this so you can tell me how bad this bike is — it’s too heavy, it’s underpowered, it

2015 – 2017 Honda NC700X Review

Adventure bikes are fairly ubiquitous these days, and Honda makes sure to get its share of that market segment with the entry-level-ish NC700X. Priced well below 10 grand

2016 – 2017 Victory Vegas / Vegas 8-Ball Review

Even though Victory and Indian Motorcycles both fall under the Polaris Industries Inc. umbrella, the products offered by each company are as chalk to cheese. Indian tends to

2016 – 2017 Moto Guzzi California 1400 Review

“Handmade in Italy.” Those words make us think of luxury and quality. Leather shoes and handbags, sunglasses and optical frames, ceramics and glass, textiles, and

2016 – 2017 BMW R 1200 GS / R 1200 GS Adventure Review

BMW continues its GS legacy into 2017 with the R 1200 GS and R 1200 GS Adventure. With a new cooling concept integrated into the muscle-up-front design

2015 – 2017 Yamaha YZF-R3 Review

The Tuning Fork Company  makes a solid effort for a slice of the entry-level sportbike market with its YZF -R3. Yamaha had its work cut out

2017 Kawasaki Z650 ABS Review

“Supernaked.” No, it’s not a state of undress or a new movie starring Ron Jeremy. It’s Kawasaki’s description of its newest mid-size streetfighter  made to compete

Hyundai’s Self-Driving Ioniq Review : Amazingly Smart, Can Cause Road Rage

Taking a Spin in Hyundai’s Self-Driving Ioniq I’ve been testing a new car, but I never actually drove it. That’s because it drives itself. It’s

2017 KTM 1090 Adventure R / 1290 Super Adventure R / 1290 Super Adventure T Review

KTM  continues to expand and refine its adventure bike line with its 2017 1090 Adventure R and the 1290 duo, the Super Adventure R and Super

2016 – 2017 Indian Chief Vintage Review

The word “vintage” gets tossed around a lot, but when a company with a history as long as Indian Motorcycles uses it, you can believe they

2015 – 2017 Indian Chief Classic Review

The base model cruiser in the Indian Motorcycle lineup, the Chief Classic carries the vintage badging and iconic lighted War Bonnet that is still the hallmark of

2016 – 2017 Indian Springfield Review

The newest pressure on Harley-Davidson  comes in the form of the new-in-2016 Indian Springfield. Named a “bagger” by the Indian marketing folks, it is much closer

2015 – 2017 Victory Gunner Review

Victory’s Gunner brings modern, V-twin performance and a fresh take on the classic Bobber  look. Essentially unchanged between 2015 and 2017, the Gunner carries the Freedom

2015 – 2017 Suzuki DR200S Review

Suzuki brings dual-sport capabilities to the entry-level sector with its DR200S. A heavy emphasis on off-road performance defines the overall look of the thing, and a

2015 – 2017 Suzuki GSX-R600 Review

The Suzuki GSX-R made a splash all the way back in 1985, and quickly became a motorcycle-household name, complete with a smooth nickname that just rolls

2015 – 2017 Harley-Davidson V-Rod Muscle Review

Back in 2001, Harley-Davidson introduced its VRSC “V-Rod” to the motorcycle world to compete with both imported and domestic (U.S.) muscle bikes The factory teamed up with Porsche

2016 – 2017 Suzuki Boulevard S40 Review

Suzuki pushes the venerable Boulevard S40 line into the ’17 model year with naught but a few extra touches to the paint. In fact, little has really

2016 – 2017 BMW R NineT Scrambler Review

It is a well-known phenomenon that as people get to a certain stage in life, they crave things from their youth. Frequently, this coincides with