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Here are the latest Ultimate Motorcycling motorcycle reviews, along with tests of all gear and parts, including jackets, helmets and tires.

2012 Harley-Davidson Dyna Switchback Retro Test: A Convertible

It's time for another retro test. This is a throwback from 2012. We test a rare ride—a Dyna touring motorcycle. The 2012 Harley-Davidson Switchback...

Klim Traverse Jacket and Pants Test: All-Season Lightweight Protection

Adventure riding to me is traveling for a short time on asphalt to get to hours of fun and exercise on non-asphalt. Anything can...
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Pando Moto KarlDo Kev 01 Jean Review: 3 Checks of Approval

When purchasing riding jeans, most motorcycle riders crave three essentials: comfortable fit, maximum protection, and good styling. The problem? Most riding jeans typically fit into...

Sena 10S Motorcycle Bluetooth Communication System Review

Motorcycle Bluetooth communication is an indispensable part of my riding gear. It wasn’t always like that. Sixteen years ago, I would write my route...

2020 Suzuki DR-Z125L Review: Throwback Off-Road Motorcycle

The 2020 Suzuki DR-Z125L is something of an anomaly in the modern world of trail bikes. It’s a Luddite’s dream, lacking modern electricity-driven features...

Full of Hot Air? Exotogg Puts It To Good Use [Cold Weather Riding Vest]

Have you ever been told you’re full of hot air? Well, even if you haven’t, there’s a new product out from the U.K. that...

2021 Yamaha YZ250F Review (13 First Ride Fast Facts)

We rode the new, upgraded 2021 Yamaha YZ250F at Glen Helen Raceway for a first ride impression. We were fans of the previous YZ250F, so...

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...

2021 Aprilia RS 660 Review (18 Fast Facts From the Canyons)

The long-awaited and much-anticipated 2021 Aprilia RS 660 is finally here. Slipping into an under-served niche in the motorcycling world, it is a high-tech...

2020 Honda Rebel 500 Review: 16 Fast Facts (Urban Motorcycle)

After a successful first run from its debut in 2017, the 2020 Honda Rebel 500 enjoys some updates this year. The parallel-twin powered cruiser...

2021 Kawasaki KX450X Review: Off-Road Motorcycle Test (14 Fast Facts)

Kawasaki is re-entering the open-class off-road racing market in 2021 with its all-new KX450X motorcycles. The 2021 Kawasaki KX450X is 100 percent built for...

2020 Ducati Multistrada 1260 S Review: 600 Miles of Smiles

There are several great bikes in the sport-adventure, ADV-style category, and the 2020 Ducati Multistrada 1260 S fits squarely within the type and does...

Twisted Road Review: Peer-to-Peer Motorcycle Rental

Your significant other finally said yes to a motorcycle tour weekend, and the bike in your garage is a single-seat bobber. Your annual Sturgis Rally...

Klim F3 Helmet Review: For Motorcycle Riding On- and Off-Road

Since moving to the Pacific Northwest, I have been wanting to turn off the paved main roads to see what beautiful scenery is down...
Tactica M.250 Hex Tool Kit and M.100X Bundle: Review [Motorcycles]

Tactica M.250 Hex Tool Kit and M.100X Bundle: Review [Motorcycles]

Good things really do come in small packages. On a motorcycle, space is always at a premium. Those things that you wish to take along...