Adventure / Dual Sport Motorcycle Reviews

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.

KTM 1190 Adventure Test on Greg’s Garage | Videovideo

KTM 1190 Adventure Test on Greg’s Garage | Video

KTM 1190 Adventure Test In the latest episode of Greg’s Garage (Episode 37), known moto-personality Greg White reviews the 2014 KTM 1190 Adventure from the...

2014 Yamaha WR250R Test | Dual Sport Motorcycle Review

2014 Yamaha WR250R Test | Dual Sport Motorcycle Review There are few motorcycles that resonate across generations like the quarter-liter dual-sport bike. Yamaha got the...
KTM 1090 Adventure R video review Touratech Jimmy Lewis

Touratech & Jimmy Lewis Review KTM 1090 Adventure R | Video Test

During last month’s Touratech Rally West, Touratech-USA and Jimmy Lewis put the KTM 1090 Adventure R through some serious testing in the Cascade Mountains.
2013 Ducati Multistrada Granturismo Review

2013 Ducati Multistrada Granturismo Review: Rolling Down the River

A great motorcycle inspires you to ride, and the 2013 Ducati Multistrada 1200 S Granturismo has me constantly scouring maps in search of new opportunities.
2016 BMW S1000XR Review | Debut Ride Test

2016 BMW S 1000 XR Review | Debut Ride Test

Here's our debut ride review of the 2016 S 1000 XR - BMW's new "Adventure Sport" aimed directly at the Ducati Multistrada.
2004 BMW R 1200 GS Retro Review | Digging Into Archives

2004 BMW R 1200 GS Retro Review | Digging Into Archives

Like a trusty Swiss Army knife, the BMW R 1200 GS has always enjoyed a militaristic functionality with regard to looks and design.
2015 Kawasaki Versys 650 ABS & 650 LT | First Look

2015 Kawasaki Versys 650 ABS & 650 LT | First Look

2015 Kawasaki Versys 650 Preview Kawasaki has heavily revised its Versys 650 for 2015. The 2015 Versys, which is a hybrid word for “Versatile” and...

2013 Honda CB500X ABS | Review

2013 Honda CB500X ABS Motorcycle Test

 Honda has set its sights on a piece of the novice riding crowd with a trio of mid-size 500s...

2008 Yamaha WR250R and WR250X | Motorcycle Test

Science historian James Burke's 1985 BBC-TV documentary series, "The Day The Universe Changed", documented key moments in the development of science and technology, and their effects on our perception of the world. Had Burke issued an episode tracking pivotal points in motorcycling in the United States, the day the Yamaha DT-1 250cc Enduro was introduced 40 years ago certainly would have qualified.
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Skidbike System – Testing Traction with a KTM 1190 Adventure

Skidbike System Test | Exploring Traction on a KTM The majority of our readers I assume would be on the advanced side of motorcycling. Not really...
2016 Ducati Multistrada Enduro price

2016 Ducati Multistrada Enduro Preview – Off-Road ADV Ready

Meet the 2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro - ready for true ADV touring with its 19"/17" spoked wheels and 7.9-gallon fuel tank.

Shoei VFX-W Helmet Test | Motorcycle Helmet Review

Shoei VFX-W Motocross, Supercross, Off-Road Motorcycle Helmet Review Shoei helmets are widely regarded as top-shelf products when it comes to head protection, the VFX-W off-road...

11 Reasons to Throw A Leg over the KTM 1190 Adventure R

2014 KTM 1190 Adventure R For many people, KTM symbolizes off-road excitement. A brand built on its off-road racing achievements, KTM makes bikes that excite...

2015 Aprilia Caponord 1200 ABS Travel Pack | First Ride Review


2015 Aprilia Caponord 1200 ABS Travel Pack Test Aprilia of Noale, Italy, has released the 2015 iteration of its Caponord - designed by the irrepressible...

2013 BMW R 1200 GS | Review

2013 BMW R1200GS Adventure Touring Motorcycle Test More than 30 years after the R 80 GS defined the large displacement touring enduro market segment, the...