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.

First Ride: 2014 KTM 1190 Adventure Test | Motorcycle Review

2014 KTM 1190 Adventure Euro Spec Riding Impression: The Battle Commences Spirited conflict is essential to sus out the truth---and the battle for the best...
2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 ABS cornering

2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 ABS Road Test | Lots to Love

2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 ABS Road Test As 2014 drew to a close, I grabbed the 2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 ABS from the Ultimate MotorCycing...

2014 BMW R 1200 GS Adventure | First Look Review

2014 BMW R1200GS Adventure Preview/Photos One of the motorcycles that helped push BMW Motorrad summer sales to new highs was the F800GS Adventure, an upgraded...

2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 | First Look Review (24 Photos)

2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Preview with Photos Since its introduction in 2002 to fill the category Suzuki termed as "Sport Enduro Touring," the V-Strom DL1000...

2014 Yamaha Super Tenere (ES) | Preview with Specs & Photos

2014 Yamaha Super Tenere First Look Review Due to its expanding popularity year-by-year, the adventure-touring segment  is one of the most competitive markets in the...
2015 Suzuki Dual Sport Lineup First Look | DR200S Updated

2015 Suzuki Dual Sport Lineup First Look | DR200S Updated

2015 Suzuki Dual Sport Lineup Suzuki launched its 2015 motorcycle lineup Tuesday during its annual dealer meeting held in Las Vegas. The 2015 Suzuki DR200S...
Casey Stoner Ducati Multistrada Enduro Review - ‘Rides Like a Dream!’

Casey Stoner Ducati Multistrada Enduro Review – ‘Rides Like a Dream!’

Being a huge ambassador of the Ducati brand, Stoner’s opinion counts - and it was nothing but positive for the Multistrada Enduro.

2015 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT ABS and 1000 ABS | First look

2015 Suzuki V-Strom Lineup Preview Suzuki recently unveiled its 2015 V-Strom lineup, which includes the all-new 650XT ABS. The biggest improvement on the 650XT is...
2016 Honda Africa Twin action

2016 Honda Africa Twin CRF1000L | Technical Preview

2016 Honda Africa Twin CRF1000L Preview Honda has released details on the new 2016 Africa Twin, and the CRF1000L has a tantalizing list of features...
2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Review

2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Review | The Sweet Spot

2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Review In the world of adventure, the majority of motorcycles have migrated into two extremes —  small-bore 650-800cc bikes at one...
2015 Husqvarna FE 501 S and FE 350 S Test

2015 Husqvarna FE 501 S and FE 350 S | First Ride Review

Dual Sport Test: 2015 Husqvarna FE 501 S and FE 350 S Answering the call for race-ready street-legal dual-sport bikes, the 2015 Husqvarna FE 501...
2016 Honda VR1200X Review | Adventure Touring, V4 Style

2016 Honda VR1200X Review | Adventure Touring, V4 Style

I am really not surprised at how well the Honda VFR1200X works—it is a Honda after all, and user-friendly has always been a top priority for the factory.
2015 KTM 1090 Adventure

2015 KTM 1050 Adventure | First Look

2015 KTM 1050 Adventure First Look Preview KTM was expected to unveil a new model at EICMA motorcycle show in Milan, but we didn’t expect...

Oil-Cooled R1200GS Vs. Semi-Water Cooled R1200GS (Video)

BMW R1200GS Comparison One of the most talked about stories in the world of Adventure riding is BMW's switch from an oil-cooled boxer twin to...
2015 Aprilia Caponord 1200 Rally

2015 Aprilia Caponord 1200 Rally Review – Sardinia Style

2015 Aprilia Caponord 1200 Rally Test When the folks at Aprilia revived the Caponord name with its 1200, a new threat evolved in the technology-forward,...