Sportbike

2020 KTM 890 DUKE R FIRST LOOK (10 FAST FACTS)

We first saw it in at EICMA 2019, and we were told we wouldn’t see the KTM 890 Duke R until model year 2021, with

2020 DUCATI SUPERSPORT S TOURING REVIEW | FILLING THE GAP

With the rise of adventuring motorcycles, the sport-touring segment has been dealt a near-fatal blow. For touring, more motorcyclists prefer the morphing of an ADV motorcycle

2020 YAMAHA MT-03 REVIEW (13 FAST FACTS)

Yamaha welcomes a new member to the MT family in 2020 with the introduction of the MT-03. Having already covered the mid-size through liter-class naked

5 Things You Need To Know About The Ducati Panigale V2

The highs and lows of Ducati’s Super-Mid The phrase “Super-Mid” is about as meaningless as they come in motorcycling, but nonetheless, Ducati has used it

2020 SUZUKI V-STROM 1050XT FIRST RIDE REVIEW (24 FAST FACTS)

The Suzuki engineers out of Japan have called their V-Strom 1000 a “two-way player.” The sport-adventure motorcycle earned this name due to its strong, usable

2020 KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE R REVIEW (19 FAST FACTS)

The 2020 KTM 1290 Super Duke R has kicked off the year right with an extensive revision. KTM’s sportbike flagship comes out swinging with a

2020 Kawasaki Ninja 650 First Ride Review

Subtle revisions lead to an evolution of Kawi’s upright sportbike In the wake of declining sportbike sales, we’ve seen manufacturers drop supersport models or leave

2020 KAWASAKI VERSYS-X 300 BUYER’S GUIDE: SPECS & PRICE

When it comes to ADV, there is no shortage of motorcycles with liter-plus size engines. It’s much less crowded in the small displacement division, with

KAWASAKI ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLE FIRST LOOK (8 FAST FACTS)

Kawasaki has revealed its electric motorcycle research project at EICMA 2019. Rather than a scooter or a superbike, Kawasaki has split the difference and created

2020 BMW S 1000 XR FIRST LOOK (15 FAST FACTS)

When BMW launched the S 1000 XR in 2016, the Bavarian manufacturer invented a new category of motorcycling coined “adventure sport.” The XR was designed

2020 MV AGUSTA BRUTALE 1000 RR FIRST LOOK (11 FAST FACTS)

As MV Agusta is about to celebrate its 75th anniversary in 2020, the Italian motorcycle manufacturer has debuted a new naked sportbike – the Brutale

2020 SUZUKI KATANA ARRIVAL DATE, PRICE AND COLORS: 4 FAST FACTS

2020 Suzuki Katana Coming To America, Finally The hype around the 2020 Suzuki Katana has had long legs. We first had a first look at

$11k Sportbike Comparison: KTM vs. Suzuki vs. Triumph

The 2-3-4 Sportbike Comparison Let’s say you have $11,000 or so burning a hole in your pocket—or maybe you have the ability to borrow that

2019 Aprilia RSV4 1100 Factor Review: Mugello Tested

A decade ago, Aprilia unleased the RSV4 and it immediately captured the attention of sportbike riders across the globe. In that time, the RSV4 has

2019 Husqvarna FS 450 Review – First Ride

The joy and fun of riding supermoto is something I personally love, but apparently this sentiment isn’t shared by most. It’s too bad, really. Supermoto

2019 BMW S 1000 RR First Look at Major Updates (12 Fast Facts)

BMW’s flagship sportbike, the S 1000 RR, was launched in 2009. That year, the Bavarian motorcycle manufacturer built 1000 units to satisfy World Superbike homologation rules. The

Best Sportbike Of 2018

Best Sportbike of 2018: Ducati Panigale V4 S To say Ducati has a lot riding on the Panigale V4 series is quite an understatement. For Ducati to finally admit

Aprilia RSV4 RF Vs. Ducati Panigale V4 S – Dyno Shootout

A living legend and a brash newcomer settle the score on the dyno Without a doubt, the biggest news in the sportbike scene for 2018

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

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

Everything You Need To Know About The 2018 Aprilia RSV4 RF LE

Aprilia took advantage of the third round of MotoGP, making its sole appearance on North American soil to introduce a very exclusive machine. At the Circuit

2018 Kawasaki Ninja 400 First Ride Review

Kawasaki may have just found the sweet spot with its new Ninja 400. At a glance, the new motorcycle has undergone a substantial weight reduction treatment,

2018 Kawasaki Ninja 400: Exclusive Dyno Run And Measured Weight!

Kawasaki’s all-new Ninja 400 is ready to upend the small-displacement sportbike category by offering the triumvirate of appealing motorcycle characteristics: class-leading power, a reasonable price, and swanky

2018 Ducati Panigale V4 First Ride Review: 10 Things You Need To Know

Game-changing performance and technology We just returned from the launch of Ducati’s all-new Panigale V4, and it’s no exaggeration to describe it as one of the best

2018 Ducati Panigale V4 First Ride Review: 10 Things You Need To Kno

We just returned from the launch of Ducati’s all-new Panigale V4, and it’s no exaggeration to describe it as one of the best sportbikes ever made, perhaps

2018 Triumph Bonneville Bobber Black First Ride Review

As technology races towards the future, style is moving the opposite direction, regressing to the past. Fortunately for us motorcyclists, the two aren’t mutually exclusive,

2018 Ducati Multistrada 1260 First Ride Review

I can feel the hair raise on the back of my neck as a smile stretches across my face. The beautiful cacophonous uproar of 20 Ducati Multistradas sitting,

First Look: 2018 Ducati Multistrada 1260

With a long list of upgrades over the last generation of Multistradas, this year’s ’Strada is pretty much all new for 2018. It gets an upgrade

BMW HP4 Race First Ride Review

If you’re a fan of high-performance sportbikes, BMW’s new HP4 Race should be at or near the top of your must-ride list. This carbon-framed and -wheeled ultra-sportbike achieves

2018 Ducati Monster 821 Review – First Ride

In the fall of 1992 Ducati introduced its first ever Monster, the M900. It was a bike aimed outside of the company’s typical sportbike targets, a simple roadster that