2021 Middleweight Adventure Bike Spec Shootout

No category in motorcycling right now is as hot as the middleweight adventure bike category, with the flames ignited by the likes of the KTM

Yamaha RX-V6A review

The waters around AV receivers drift rather than rage. Compared to TVs and soundbars, change comes slowly to these big black boxes. The Yamaha RX-V6A

Most powerful outboard? Mercury’s 600hp V12 monster

Mercury has launched its most powerful outboard engine ever, a 600hp 7.6-litre V12 with a host of radical new innovations. We reveal its innermost secrets

2021 Yamaha YZF-R3 Buyer’s Guide: Specs, Prices + Photos

The 2021 Yamaha YZF-R3 goes all-ABS this year, as the non-ABS version is no longer available. Otherwise, the Yamaha R3 is unchanged other than some

2021 Aprilia RS660 Track Review

Half of an RSV4, but just as much fun Even before I first rode the Aprilia RS660, I feared this would finally be the bike

Yamaha GT-5000 review

This stunning turntable from Yamaha is more than just a looker Don’t be fooled by any photographs you might see of it, including the one

2021 Yamaha TT-R125LE Review: Movin’ On Up Trailbike

Slotted as a transitional motorcycle in Yamaha’s four-model TT-R four-stroke trailbike lineup, the 2021 Yamaha TT-R125LE suits growing youths and smaller adults. It will comfortably

2020 Slingshot R Review (12 Fast Facts on 3 Wheels)

When you look at the frame tube between the driver and the passenger on the 2020 Slingshot R, you’ll find a sticker that says, “This

2020 Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin Review

Three years ago, I sat on the Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin for the first time. After a 1,000-mile road trip that involved a sentimental day-trip

2021 Yamaha Tracer 9 GT First Look (17 Fast Facts + 24 Photos)

The sport-touring genre continues to battle back against the adventure-touring segment, with the all-new 2021 Yamaha Tracer 9 GT being the latest sport-touring motorcycle to

2021 Yamaha MT-09 SP First Look

Yamaha announced a new SP version of the updated 2021 MT-09 revealed two weeks ago, featuring higher-end suspension and cruise control plus a black and


Fresh off news of an updated MT-09, we see that the Yamaha MT-07 is also refreshed for 2021. The major changes are to the motor,

2020 Yamaha Super Ténéré 1200 ES Adventure-Touring Test

The Yamaha Super Ténéré story begins with the TT500 off-road enduro machine released in 1975, and the XT500 dual-sport model the following year. These two

2021 Yamaha MT-09 First Look and All-New (18 Fast Facts)

All-new from the ground-up this year, the 2021 Yamaha MT-09 gets a new motor and chassis, along with a full suite of electronics. Let’s dive

Volcon Grunt is an electric off-road motorcycle you can ride underwater

Volcon was founded to build electric off-roaders, but it’s not vying for a slice of the battery-powered pickup segment. It plans to build smaller, nimbler

Yamaha YDX-Moro Pro Review: Revolutionary eMTB (20 Fast Facts)

Yamaha brings the Yamaha YDX-Moro Pro to the electronic mountain bike (eMTB) market. It features an all-new Dual Twin frame design, and much more. We

Yamaha SR-C20A review

This year, we’ve seen many soundbars go big. The LG SN11RG was a cinematic behemoth, and the Samsung HW-Q800T was a large, powerful unit in

2021 Yamaha MT-09 Getting Larger Engine to Meet Euro 5 Standards

Yamaha‘s MT-09 is getting a larger engine for 2021, as part of an update to allow the “Master of Torque” Triple to meet Euro 5


If you thought we’d never see another street-legal two-stroke sportbike, you’re not alone. There hasn’t been a full-size two-stroke motorcycle for the street in the

Yamaha SR-B20A review

Yamaha’s new SR-B20A budget soundbar is a peculiar product offering. According to Yamaha, it’s a bar designed to build on the success of the cost-friendly

Yamaha 2021 Wolverine RMAX 1000 lineup

Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, sets a new benchmark in the recreational off-road segment, unveiling the all-new Proven Off-Road Wolverine RMAX™ 1000 line of two- and


The battle for EPA-legal off-road supremacy continues, as the 2021 Yamaha WR450F gets both motor and chassis updates this year. Tuned for high-performance with low

Yamaha’s latest affordable AV receivers feature support for 8K and HDMI 2.1

Yamaha has announced two new AV receivers in the RX-V4A and RX-V6A, both of which will feature support for 8K and HDMI 2.1 connectivity. Yamaha’s

First Impression: Best Handling Sidewinder SRX Ever

In theory, the skis on a modern snowmobile seem like simple enough items – a couple of slabs of 40-some-odd-inch long colored plastic (or, factually,

First Impressions: 2021 Arctic Cat Blast ZR 4000

No snowmobiles at our 2021 Rode Reports testing event generated as much discussion – or, more directly, and many varied opinions – as the new


2020 is a landmark year in the five-year history of the Polaris Slingshot line. With 70 percent of the Slingshot new, including the Polaris-built engine

Yamaha’s new 8K AV receivers make HDMI 2.1 home cinema affordable

The perfect AV amps for the PS5 and Xbox Series X? Yamaha has launched two new home cinema amplifiers with a twist – they’re pitched at gamers

Yamaha announces affordable and compact soundbars in the C20 and B20

Yamaha is expanding its range of soundbars with two new models in the SR-C20A (C20) and SR-B20A (B20). Don’t have enough space in your room

Yamaha’s B20 DTS Virtual:X soundbar is compact and affordable

The B20 is joined by the C20, which shares the same space-saving, budget-conscious priorities Yamaha’s new B20 (SR-B20A) and C20 (SR-C20A) soundbars promise maximum performance

Yamaha YDX-Moro and YDX-Moro Pro First Looks (13 Fast Facts)

Yamaha continues to expand its pedal-assist electric bicycle range with the new YDX-Moro and YDX-Moro Pro. Both are designed as off-road capable two-wheelers that use