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Motorcycle Helmet Standards Explained: DOT, ECE 22.05 & Snell

A Heads Up on DOT, ECE 22.05 & Snell Motorcycle Helmet Standards Implementation of the latest revision to DOT helmet standards looms in May, 2013,...
2018 BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Buyer's Guide

2018 BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

Ready to go anywhere on the planet, along with having the ground support to make that possible, the 2018 BMW R 1200 GS Adventure is a motorcycle around which dreams are constructed and executed.
2018 Kawasaki KLX250 Specs

2018 Kawasaki KLX250 First Look | Fast Facts

The Kawasaki KLX250 returns to the fold. While it was gone, it acquired an important update—fuel injection to replace the Keihin carburetor.
Top five Things to Know About Motorcycle Spark Plugs

Top Five Things to Know About Motorcycle Spark Plugs

Motorcycle Spark Plugs Perhaps the only part of a motorcycle that is taken for granted more than tires are the spark plugs. That is probably...
2017 Suzuki V-Strom 650 Test

2017 Suzuki V-Strom 650 and 650XT Review | 10 Fast Facts

We take the 2017 Suzuki V-Strom 650 and 650XT adventure motorcycles onto the pavement and dirt to find out how they work. Here are the Fast Facts.
2018 BMW F 800 GS Adventure specs

2018 BMW F 800 GS Adventure Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

For rider who seriously want to and off-road capable ADV motorcycle, the 2018 BMW F 800 GS Adventure is a highly capable machine.

2016 Honda CB500X Review | Compact-Sized Adventure Bike

2016 Honda CB500X ABS Review | For Commuting and Touring After delivering the same reliable, uncomplicated, mid-size adventure bike since its debut in 2013, the 2016 Honda...
2018 Zero SR charging time

2018 Zero Motorcycles First Look | 11 Fast Facts

The 2018 Zero Motorcycles lineup was unveiled, featuring three basic models. Its flagship electric bikes now get up to 223 miles from a single charge.
Husvarna Vitpilen 701 KTM 390 Duke

Husqvarna Vitpilen 401 and Svartpilen 401 First Look | 9 Fast Facts

The Husqvarna Vitpilen 401 and Svartpilen 401 may appear as completely unique motorcycles, however their foundations rests upon the popular KTM 390 Duke.
2018 BMW S 1000 XR price

2018 BMW S 1000 XR Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

Unchanged for 2018, save the new HP Motorsport colors and a Pro seat with the XR logo stitched in, the 2018 BMW S 1000 XR remains a premier sport-tourer.
BMW S 1000 XR turn

BMW S 1000 XR Review | From the Alps to the Track

The BMW S 1000 XR provides all-day comfortable, and has a full suite of 21st century electronics and screaming S 1000 RR engine. Here's our review.
Dainese Sandstorm Winter Jacket

Top 10 Winter Motorcycle Jackets, Gloves & Heated Apparel

The Ultimate Winter Motorcycle Jackets & Gloves (Guest Post by Rocket Centre in the UK) It’s crucial all riders wear appropriate gear at wintertime. The...
2017 Kawasaki Versys-X 300 Review | 13 Fast Facts

2017 Kawasaki Versys-X 300 Review | 13 Fast Facts

Using a Ninja-derived parallel twin, the Kawasaki Versys-X has a sporting heart with an easily manageable power delivery that is welcoming to novice riders.
2017 Yamaha WR250R test

2017 Yamaha WR250R Review | A Motorcycle in the Middle

Sitting in a lonely spot between the commuter and race-bred 250s, the 2017 Yamaha WR250R is a true dual sport that's equally capable on street and dirt.
Moto Guzzi Concept V85

Moto Guzzi Concept V85 Unveiled | Classic Enduro ADV

Meet the Moto Guzzi Concept V85, which is just a prototype for now. This classically styled enduro will fill the vacancy left by the discontinued Stevlio.