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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

BMW F800GS vs. Triumph Tiger 800XC – COMPARISON TEST

It’s the USA’s northernmost, easternmost and westernmost state. It’s larger than Texas, California and Montana combined. Its east-west span—from its lower peninsula that extends into

2017 Ducati Monster 797 Review

Ducati  adds to its “Monster” family with the accessible and relatively rider-friendly “797” version of its popular naked bike. This all-new ride uses the same 803 cc

2017 KTM RC 125 / RC 390 Review

Indoctrination works best when it starts at the earliest opportunity, and KTM goes to work on the entry-level with its RC 125 and RC 390 sportbikes.

2017 Aprilia RS 125 Review

Aprilia  doubles down on its campaign to draw new and young riders into the sportbike  sector with an extensive redesign of its proven entry-level ride,

2017 Zero Motorcycles FX / FXS Review

The EV sector is booming, and as it’s grown it has expanded into more and more genres. Zero Motorcycles is all about the electrics, and

2017 KTM 1290 Super Duke R First Ride Review : The Beast that ate Qatar

As soon as you begin mentally mapping the featureless layout of the Losail International Circuit, it gets dark, the floodlights come on and the track

2017 Zero DS / DSR Review

While most EV manufacturers push either off-road or streetbike products to the exclusion of everything else, Zero Motorcycles boldly expands on both of those fronts plus something in-between

2017 BMW G310R First Ride Review

If you’re wondering how important the small-displacement segment is to BMW, here’s a figure to chew on: Edgar Heinrich, BMW Motorrad’s Head of Design, estimates,

2017 Rezvani Beast Alpha Review

The Rezvani Beast came to be in 2014, less than a year after Rezvani Motors was established in 2014. Developed as a street-legal race car,

2017 Ducati Monster 1200 First Ride Review

The principality of Monaco is an imbecilic location for a motorcycle ride. After all, the independent microstate on the French Riviera isn’t even twice as

2018 Suzuki GSX250R Katana First Look Review : Announced For US

Suzuki Motor of America announced it will bring the new GSX250Rsportbike to the U.S. as a 2018 model. First introduced in China last month before

2017 Kawasaki Z650 First Ride Review

Here’s a number to consider: 382. Kawasaki says that’s the percentage the naked motorcycle market has increased since 2011. For comparison, the sportbike market has

Battle Of The 125cc Ankle Biters – Part 1

You can thank Honda for reigniting the mini bike craze with the release of the Honda Grom back in 2014. The little 125cc runabout is

2017 KTM 790 Duke Video Preview

Our love for KTM’s beastly Super Duke R is no secret to MO fans, but in some ways – glorious and wonderful ways – it

2017 KTM 1290 Super Duke R Video Preview

But soft! What shiny LED headlight through yonder video doth break? It is the Beast – the new 2017 KTM Super Duke R – and

2017 KTM 390 Duke Preview

While KTM’s updated 1290 Super Duke R and 790 Duke may be the talk of the Austrian town at EICMA 2016, the newly revised 2017

BMW R1200GS Adventure vs. Ducati Multistrada Enduro vs. Honda Africa Twin vs. KTM 1190 Adventure R – COMPARISON TEST

We humans tend to obsess on how good something can be, how fast it can go, and what farkles it needs for higher performance even

10 BEST QUADS OF THE LAST 25 YEARS

The last 25 years in the ATV world saw huge growth with tons of exciting new ATVs. However, this quarter century was bookended by stale times.

2016 Honda NC700X Long-Term Review

+ Highs Rugged individual, ready for anything Cheap to obtain and keep, looks more expensive than it is Yes I can pick up a watermelon

2016 Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin – ROAD TEST Review

Adventure-bike fans who also like Japanese motorcycles have had it a little tough over the past decade. While there have been some very fine offerings

2017 Kawasaki KLX140G Review

Kawasaki builds a serious playbike for us big kids + Highs The antithesis of intimidating Electric start, why not? Surprisingly good suspension – Sighs Complete

Top 10 Yamaha Sportbikes

It’s been a couple years since we posted our Top 10 Honda Sportbikes list. There always exists subjectivity in such a list, but since the

2017 Yamaha FZ-10 First Ride Review

One of the most hotly contested categories in motorcycling today, the liter-class streetfighter field has a contender from nearly every manufacturer out there. But if

Five of Our Favorite Motorcycles of 2016 That Just Missed The Ten Best

APRILIA RSV4 RR Aprilia’s RSV4 RR does a better job of keeping this year’s Best Superbike, the YamahaR1, in its sights than any other literbike

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

MotoGP 2016 Sachsenring Preview

Misfortune having found Movistar Yamaha icons Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo last time out in Assen, Repsol Honda #1 Marc Marquez looks to be getting

2016 Triumph Speed Triple S Review

How do we love the Triumph Speed Triple? Let us count the ways… one, two, three… ever since the original naked Triple showed up in,

SIBLING RIVALRY : 2016 Yamaha YZF-R1M vs. YZF-R1S – COMPARISON TEST

What to do when presented with multiple versions of a single sportbike model? Does one spring for the more exotic or reap the savings of

Honda Ruckus vs. The Dragon : How far can you push the “Slow Bike, Fast” concept?

Is five hp enough to have on one of the most legendary roads in America? “The Dragon” is where the idea of your riding skills