Adventure / Dual-Sport

All news on Adventure Motorcycles and Dual-Sports, from the latest ADV gear and parts to dual-sport motorcycle tours across the world.

Sidi Adventure 2 Gore-Tex Mid Boots First Look

Sidi Adventure 2 Gore-Tex Mid Boots First Look: ADV Motorcycle Footwear

The number of low-rise adventure motorcycle boots continues to climb with the introduction of the Sidi Adventure 2 Gore-Tex Mid boots. Although the boots...
2020 Suzuki V-Strom 1050XT Review from Spain

2020 Suzuki V-Strom 1050XT First Ride Review (24 Fast Facts)

The Suzuki engineers out of Japan have called their V-Strom 1000 a “two-way player.” The sport-adventure motorcycle earned this name due to its strong,...
2020 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure specs

2020 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Review (14 Fast Facts)

Suzuki continues to fine-tune, expand, and retract the V-Strom 650 platform, and the latest iteration of the mid-size adventure motorcycle is the 2020 Suzuki...
2020 Triumph Tiger Desert and Alpine editions

2020 Triumph Tiger 1200 Special Editions First Look (5 Fast Facts)

There will be two new Special Editions added to the 2020 Triumph Tiger 1200 lineup—the Desert Edition and the Alpine Edition.
2019 Ducati Motorcycle Sales Tops 53,000 Worldwide: 'Nudges' 2018

2019 Ducati Motorcycle Sales Tops 53,000 Worldwide: ‘Nudges’ 2018

When Ducati Motor Holding announced its 2018 motorcycle sales, numbers were down 5.1 percent over 2017, with a total of 53,004 units sold. The Borgo...
2020 AMA Adventure Riding Schedule

Get Out & Ride: 2020 AMA National Adventure Riding Series Schedule

Looking for great commodore and some of the best ADV riding - both on- and off-road - across the country? The 2020 AMA National Adventure...
America's Ricky Brabec Wins Stage 3, Takes Overall Dakar Lead

America’s Ricky Brabec Wins Stage 3, Takes Overall Dakar Lead (+Video)

After KTM led the opening two days of the 2020 Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia, America's Ricky Brabec claimed on Tuesday the stage 3...
2020 Dakar Rally: KTM Wins Grueling Saudi Arabia Stages 1 & 2

2020 Dakar Rally: KTM Wins Grueling Saudi Arabia Stages 1 & 2

Last year during the shortest Dakar Rally on record at only 10 stages, KTM dominated once again, the Austrian manufacturer claiming its 18th-straight title. Toby...
Brabec set for 2020 Dakar

America’s Ricky Brabec Set for 2020 Dakar: Q&A with Honda Pilot

One of America's few Dakar Rally competitors, Ricky Brabec had an extremely tough break in 2019 Dakar - the shortest Dakar Rally on record...
2020 Beta 500 RR-S Review - MSRP

2020 Beta 500 RR-S Review: Italian Dual-Sport Motorcycle (23 Fast Facts)

The high-performance dual-sport motorcycle has become a necessity for the avid off-roader. With seasonal OHV closures and ever-increasing public land restrictions, a license plate...
2019 LA-Barstow to Vegas Dual Sport Ride: ADVLite

2019 LA-Barstow To Vegas Dual Sport Ride: KTM 690 Enduro R

After 12 years of participating in the granddaddy of dual sport events in America since 1987, when it became a two-day ride, you would...

Three Must-See Unexpected Honda Customs: Cub, Monkey, CRF450L

It’s always more exciting when custom motorcycles come from unexpected sources. Although these four Honda-based customs are more fun than mind-boggling, they all are...

James Bond Triumph: Tiger 900 and Scrambler 1200 in New Movie

James Bond movies have a long history of motorcycles participating in the spy's cinematic adventures around the world. However, it did take Agent 007...
2020 Fantic Caballero - 250

2020 Fantic Caballero First Look: Three New Scramblers

Some brands just will not disappear. Primarily known in the United States as a producer of observed trials motorcycles in the 1980s and ’90s,...
Husqvarna Norden 901 Going Into Production - MSRP

Husqvarna Norden 901 Going Into Production: ADV-Touring Motorcycle

Just weeks after the debut of the Norden 901 concept at EICMA 2019, Husqvarna is announcing that the motorcycle is going into production. Although...