motorcycles

Top Five Motorcycles Under $5000

Recently, while riding the new 2019 Honda CB300R, I stopped and thought to myself how great a time it is to be a new motorcyclist. The

2018 Energica Eva Esse Esse 9 Review : Energica’s electric roadster delivers the goods

When you think of Italian motorcycles, you probably think of something sexily swoopy, a trellis frame, top-notch componentry, and a throaty V-Twin engine. The thought

Harley-Davidson FXDR 114 Coming For 2019 : New performance cruiser on the way

Harley-Davidson dropped a bombshell on us this week, revealing a new liquid-cooled modular engine platform, prototypes of its first adventure touring bike, a streetfighter and custom model, and

2019 Honda CB300R Review – First Ride : Honda’s little funster is new and improved for 2019

Honda’s all-in when it comes to the small-displacement category, perhaps more so than any other manufacturer out there. With the popularity of the Grom, CBR250R,

10 Best Motorcycles For Long Distance Riding

There are a lot of ways to go for a long distance tour. These days, offerings are plentiful when choosing a steed to gallop your

8 Things I’d Change On The Kawasaki Ninja 400

In case you haven’t figured it out by now, we – err, at least I – really love the Kawasaki Ninja 400. Ryan came off the bike at

2019 Alta Redshift EXR Dual-Sport First Ride Review

Basically a license to do whatever you want, but don’t quote us on that… + Highs Peppy motor with gobs of torque Super easy to

Five Things You Need To Know About The 2018 Honda CBR500R

Honda’s known for its iconic lineup of CBR sportbikes – the CBR600RR and CBR1000RRare two of the most legendary sporting motorcycles to ever grace a racetrack. Look deeper into Honda’s product

2019 Husqvarna Cross Country Model Lineup First Look

Sometimes manufacturers like to put most of their eggs in one basket. For example: Kawasaki has an awesome motocross model lineup, but there are no real comparable

2018 MV Agusta Turismo Veloce 800 Lusso SCS First Ride Review

Applying Rekluse clutch technology to MV’s sport tourer Fast luxury touring. That is, specifically, the translation ofturismo veloce lusso. Add some numbers and acronyms and

2019 Alta Motors Redshift EXR Dual-Sport Enduro First Look

The news just keeps getting better. Alta has announced the latest addition to its growing family of electric-powered dirtbikes. This time it’s the ‘R’ version

2019 Kawasaki Off-Road Model Lineup First Look

With all-new model announcements and major revisions and upgrades to already great machines from various manufacturers so far, the 2019 new off-road model season has

2019 Yamaha Off-Road YZ Motocross And Cross-Country Model Line First Look

The 2019 off-road new model bike season is in full swing, and Yamaha is the latest manufacturer to announce its full lineup of motocross and

Urban Electric Motorcycles: BMW C Evolution Scooter And Zero DSR

Once upon a time, electric motorcycles had such short range and high MSRPs that only the most devoted of early adopters had a reason to consider owning

2019 Honda CRF Off-Road, Motocross And Dual-Sport Model Line First Look Review

Honda breaks out the big guns and finally gives the people what we want! Honda just stepped its game up big time for 2019, with

Pros And Cons Of The Electric Motorcycle

Love them or loathe them, electric vehicles are here to stay. Electric cars are already highly practical: Tesla’s Model S can go over 300 miles

2018 Zero DSR First Ride Review

Riding the Zero DSR quickly turned me into a child. Laughing hysterically as I sneaked through traffic and by unsuspecting pedestrians, getting a kick out

Big Dam Tour Part Due: BMW K 1600 B Vs Honda Gold Wing DCT

When last we left it, in February, the BMW K 1600 B won out over a pack of six other baggers on our overnight whirlwind tour

2019 Husqvarna Off-Road And Dual-Sport Model Lineup First Look

Hands down, Husqvarna has the most complete line of off-road bikes of any manufacturer. Whether you’re a track, trail or dual-sport rider, Husqvarna has a

2018 Triumph Tiger 1200 XCa Review

Speaking of adventuring, on my way home from flogging this new Tiger all over the mountainside, I was inspired enough to explore a new route: Instead of

2018 Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sports First Ride Review

When I first laid eyes on the 2018 Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sports at the Long Beach International Motorcycle Show, I thought to myself, “Dang that’s a nice paint

2018 BMW C Evolution Review

When it comes to two-wheeled practicality in an urban environment, it’s hard to beat a scooter. Perhaps that is why, in much of the world,

2018 Husqvarna Vitpilen & Svartpilen 401 First Ride Review

Fresh Swedish styling on proven Austrian performance Husqvarna, a company better known for its off-road bikes – or chainsaws, depending on who you ask –

2018 Kawasaki H2 SX: What’s Hot And What’s Not?

We already performed a complete road test with amazing video on Kawasaki’s amazing new H2 SX SE a while ago. But why let that stop us from revisiting the highest-ranked

2018 KTM 390 Duke Revisited

Almost exactly one year ago, former EiC Kevin Duke penned (typed?) his review of the 2017 KTM 390 Duke. It came as no surprise to the MO staff when Kevin

Retro Or Not(Ro)? Kawasaki Z900RS Vs. Suzuki GSX-S1000Z

They’re both Open-class Japanese transverse inline four-cylinder standard bikes, a pair of motorcycles that have followed that divinely ordained orthodoxy since Saint Soichiro carried the streetbike tablets down from

2018 Benelli TnT135 First Ride Review

If you’re in the market for a motorcycle like the HondaGrom or Kawasaki Z125 Pro, pump the brakes and take a look at this: the Benelli TnT135. No matter how many times SSR, the US

Six Things I Like (And Three I Don’t) About The 2018 Ducati Scrambler 1100

Ducati just released the flagship to its hugely popular Scrambler lineage with this, the Scrambler 1100. Personally speaking, it’s the Scrambler I like most in Ducati’s line

2018 KTM 1290 Super Adventure S First Ride Review

As we both braced for impact over what some (my wife) would consider too much speed for entering a parking lot over a large gutter,

2018 Royal Enfield Himalayan First Ride Review

Royal Enfield designed and built this motorcycle in India, for Indians, a few years ago, with no plans really to export it. Why bother? India took