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Adventure Touring continues to grow stronger than ever due to the diversity of riding conditions, from off-road to street. Here’s you’ll find our ADV motorcycle reviews, from the venerable BMW R 1200 GS to the Suzuki V-Strom to the KTM 1090 Adventure R.

2021 Triumph Tiger 850 Sport Review (13 Fast Facts)

Marketing is a funny thing. Usually, manufacturers exaggerate the displacement in model names—even if only by a little bit. However, in the case of...

2021 Benelli TRK502 Review (15 Fast Facts for Sport-Touring)

Last month we tested the 2021 Benelli TRK502X adventure motorcycle and came away impressed. At first glance, the standard TRK502 doesn’t seem that much...

2020 Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sports ES DCT Review (18 Fast Facts)

This year Honda has pumped up the power for the Africa Twin platform, along with other changes to the line. 2020 is the debut...

2021 Benelli TRK502X Review (14 Fast Facts for Adventure Touring)

The 2021 Benelli TRK502X is bringing mid-size adventure to the motorcycle market at an attractive price. At $6399, the 500cc twin is $500 more...

2021 Honda Trail 125 Review (17 Fast Facts On- and Off-Road)

Honda continues to mine its archives for fun, approachable, small-displacement motorcycles with the release of their cool-as-a-Swiss-army-knife 2021 Honda Trail 125 ABS. This is...

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...

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...

2020 BMW S 1000 XR Review (25 Fast Facts for ADV/Sport/Touring)

Dubbed an Adventure Sport by BMW, the S 1000 XR was the Germany manufacturer’s answer in 2015 to Ducati’s game-changing Multistrada, and it has...

2021 Yamaha Ténéré 700 Review: Worth The Wait

At long last, it has arrived in the United States – the much-anticipated 2021 Yamaha Ténéré 700. The T7 concept was debuted in 2016,...

2020 KTM 350 EXC-F Review (12 Fast Facts): Dirty Dual Sport

On a seemingly relentless quest of continuous improvement, the 2020 KTM 350 EXC-F is a nearly all-new motorcycle this year with a fresh chassis...

2020 KTM 390 Adventure Review (15 Fast Facts)

Slotting itself between the street-going 390 Duke and enduro-ready 350 EXC-F, the 2020 KTM 390 Adventure is a fascinating motorcycle that is impressively versatile....

2020 Moto Guzzi V85 TT Adventure Review: Home Court Test

Around this time last year, I found myself traipsing around the luxurious island of Sardinia, just a short hop off the western shores of...
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2020 Triumph Tiger 900 GT Pro Review (19 Fast Facts)

With a new, higher power motor, chassis update, upgraded suspension, new brakes, and larger full connectivity TFT screen, there’s everything to like about the 2020 Triumph Tiger 900 GT Pro—including the name.
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2020 BMW F 900 XR Review: Touring to Commuting (14 Fast Facts)

Forty years ago, BMW invented the ADV genre with the R 80 G/S. The midsize adventure segment continues to grow, and BMW has expanded...
1050XT Suzuki V-Strom off-road review

2020 Suzuki V-Strom 1050XT Test: Simply Taking On Spain

With refined power, better electronics, and better handling, the 2020 Suzuki V-Strom 1050XT appeals more than ever to passionate Strom fans. Here's my test.