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2016 Mercedes-Benz G65 AMG review

THE GOOD: The G65 combines a timeless look and appeal with genuine off-road robustness and a heady dollop of luxury. THE BAD: Beyond being catastrophically expensive to

2017 Triumph Bonneville Bobber Preview

Introduced earlier today at a live event in England, the new Triumph Bonneville Bobber made its way to the stage ridden by none other than

Indian Scout FTR750 Ride Review

Sometimes it seems as if the term “history was made” is overused to the point of cliché, but it’s about the only way to describe

2017 Harley-Davidson CVO Street Glide First Ride Review

+ Highs Milwaukee-Eight 114 produces mountains of torque Throaty exhaust note Great audio system – Sighs Slightly grabby clutch Minor low-rpm EFI abruptness Expensive Every

TOMTOM RIDER 400 REVIEW

HIGHS Easy-to-read screen, even in daylight Superb handlebar mounting hardware Voice-based turn-by-turn navigation Display works horizontal or vertical Free, real-time traffic info via smartphone LOWS

2017 Harley-Davidson Ultra Limited First Ride Review

Touring riders want it all: comfort, handling, big power, weather protection, and storage space. For years Harley-Davidson’s touring line of motorcycles, particularly theElectra Glides, have

2017 Harley-Davidson Street Glide First Ride Review

Since Harley-Davidson has updated the engines of its entire touring model line, we thought we should check in with an example of each of the

Harley-Davidson Milwaukee-Eight Equipped Touring Models – FIRST RIDE REVIEW

We brought the party. From the crevices of a damp, cold gas station emerged a loose collective of jubilant chemical enhancement enthusiasts. “One day he’ll

BMW R nineT vs. Harley-Davidson Roadster vs. Triumph Thruxton R vs. Yamaha XSR900 – COMPARISON TEST

I was raised to believe that motorcycles are an accumulation of parts. My father, a racer in every sense of the word, has built countless

Riding The 2017 Harley-Davidson Milwaukee-Eight-Powered FL Models Review : More road, more glide

It only took about five minutes mired in rush-hour traffic crawling along the I-94 East heading into downtown Milwaukee for me to appreciate the attributes

2017 Moto Guzzi MGX21 Flying Fortress First Ride Review

I remember it stopping me dead in my tracks. The first time I saw Moto Guzzi’s MGX21 prototype, I literally stopped everything I was doing

2017 Yamaha SCR950 First Ride Review

The SCR950 is the second Yamaha press intro this year offering a re-stylized version of an existing model – the first one being the XSR900

The Ten Best Motorcycles of 2016

We imagined a smoky room 40 years ago where founding publisher Joe Parkhurst, then-executive editor Allan Girdler, and the rest of the Cycle World crew

The Great American $9k Cruise-Off : H-D Iron 883 Vs. Indian Scout Sixty

What this country needs is a great $9,000 motorcycle made in America by Americans, a bike that will be great, trust me on this, a

EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK : Harley-Davidson’s New XG750R Flat-Track Racer

Kris Schoonover, Harley’s mightily bearded racing manager, threaded his words together carefully: “This is the first time… a new-design Harley has made the main… in

2016 Harley-Davidson Roadster First Ride Review

+ Highs Cornering clearance! Dual front discs! Tons of fun! – Sighs Awkward at low speeds Grips hit knees in U-turns LCD speedometer hard to

Comparison : H-D Heritage Softail Classic vs. Moto Guzzi Eldorado vs. Triumph Thunderbird LT

Imagine that you’ve always pined for a certain kind of American-style cruiser. Lots of chrome, classic looks, big engine. Tall bars and floorboards are your

Harley-Davidson Sportster Forty-Eight vs. Kawasaki Vulcan S Café vs. Star Bolt C-Spec – COMPARISON TEST

As I rolled out of bed lethargically, it was clear a bit of a pick-me-up was in order. This trio of hip café-inspired cruisers percolating

2016 Can-Am Spyder RS Review

The funny backwards trikes in Can-Am ’s sport stable for 2016 include the Spyder RS and the RS-S. Featuring the Rotax high-torque engine and 12

Harley-Davidson Breakout First Ride Review

They call it “The Loop” and it’s one of the few roads close to Daytona Beach that has any type of turns. With a squeeze

2014 Harley-Davidson Touring First Rides Review

Harley-Davidson dropped a bombshell when it revealed an all-new liquid-cooled V-Twin at its dealer show last week in Denver. The “Twin-Cooled” Twin Cam 103 came

2014 Harley-Davidson Low Rider First Ride Review

Aww, 1977. A time when Jimmy Carter was president, John Travolta made bell-bottom polyester slacks all-the-rage thanks to the movie Saturday Night Fever, and twas

2014 Honda CTX1300 First Ride Review

Highs Ridiculously easy-to-ride and master Gobs of smooth vibration-free power everywhere Strong brakes with well-calibrated optional ABS Lows Transmission could be more precise-feeling Suspension can

2014 Harley-Davidson Street 750 First Ride Review

In recent years motorcycle manufacturers have really turned their attention to grabbing young riders with budget-friendly offerings that appeal to the wants and needs of this key

2014 EBR 1190RX First Ride Review

Highs CBR1000RR-level of chassis of balance Smooth powerband and throttle response Easy to maneuver behind the controls Lows Could use more top-end power Inconsistent front

Harley-Davidson LiveWire First Ride Review

The first machine you see walking into the Harley-Davidson of New York showroom is steam-powered. It’s an industrial-strength cappuccino machine. It’s a caffeinated town, for

2015 Indian Scout First Ride Review

It shattered records on Bonneville’s Salt Flats, rumbled to victory on the white sands of Daytona Beach, and climbed up nigh impossible inclines with the

2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide First Ride Review

They say absence makes the heart grow fonder. If true, then die-hard Harley Road Glide fans should be ecstatic right about now seeing how The

2015 Harley Sportster 1200C vs Indian Scout Comparison Review

Legacy. In the annals of American motorcycling history, Harley-Davidson and Indian stand head-and-shoulders above the rest. Both forged American motorcycle culture as we know it,

2015 Ural cT Review

It’s Fun, I Want One, and so do You. After riding a motorcycle for a quarter century, I thought I knew how to ride. And