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.

Shinko 705 Review | 80/20 Dual Sport Tire Test

Shinko 705 Review | 80/20 Dual Sport Tire Test

I first came across the Shinko tire brand about five years ago when I was researching budget-conscious priced tires for my street-converted Honda CRF230....
2021 Yamaha Ténéré 700 wheelie

2021 Yamaha Ténéré 700 to US Market | First Look (14 Fast Facts)

During EICMA 2018, Yamaha unveiled the Ténéré 700 that's set for production. But it won't be available unitl 2020. Here's what you need to know.
2019 Honda CB500X

2019 Honda CB500X First Look (8 Fast Facts)

Although nominally ADV in the past, a few changes this year moves the CB500X’s needle in the direction of adventure. Let’s take a look at what’s new.
Moto Guzzi V85 TT for sale

2019 Moto Guzzi V85 TT First Look (13 Fast Facts)

Moto Guzzi confirmed Friday at Germany's Intermot show that the bike - now named the V85 TT - will arrive worldwide in 2019.
2019 Kawasaki Versys 1000 SE LT+ for sale

2019 Kawasaki Versys 1000 SE LT+ First Look (11 Fast Facts)

For the 2019 model year, Kawasaki has given its largest displacement Versys model a bevy updates that prospective buyers will surely appreciate.
Top 30 Motorcycles To Ride In 2016 | Editor's Choice Honda Africa Twin

Top 30 Motorcycles To Ride In 2016 | Editor’s Choice

Top 30 Motorcycles To Ride In 2016 Just like you, when the new models are revealed, I start drooling. Fortunately, along with my drooling, I...
2020 Kawasaki KLX230 First Look (Fast Facts)

2020 Kawasaki KLX230 First Look (11 Fast Facts)

A lower-cost alternative to the completely different KLX250, the 2020 Kawasaki KLX230 is intended to appeal to newer riders on both dirt and street.

FMX 2010: Best Freestyle Motocross Tricks

FMX Tricks

Freestyle motocross returns to international action as the 10th year of the Red Bull X-Fighters is back - with new locations, new riders and a whole bag of new tricks!

The world's top FMX athletes have spent the winter working hard on their of bag tricks to try and get one over on their competitors and pull off something really special.

2017 KTM 1090 Adventure R dirt test

2017 KTM 1090 Adventure R First Ride Test | 12 Fast Facts

Contradicting the maxim of bigger is better, the KTM 1090 Adventure R downsizes displacement to achieve massive gains in off-road performance.
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...
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.
2016 Honda XR650 Review - Dual Sport

2016 Honda XR650L Review | Dual Sport Classic Test

2016 Honda XR650L Review | On- and Off-Road Dual Sport Test With hardcore off-road manufacturers Beta, Husqvarna, and KTM abandoning their Green Sticker dirt bikes in...
Vozz RS 1.0 Rear-Entry Motorcycle Helmet

Vozz RS 1.0 Rear-entry Motorcycle Helmet Review: A Radical New Answer to Old Problems

The Vozz RS 1.0 helmet is one of the most radical innovations in helmet design since the intro of the full-face helmet in the late 60s. Here's our review.
2019 KTM 500 EXC-F for sale price

2019 KTM EXC-F Dual Sport Line First Look | 9 Fast Facts

KTM has released its 2019 line of dual sport motorcycles, and there are few changes this year to the 500 EXC-F, 350 EXC-F, and 250 EXC-F. Of course, the EXC-F has been a highly successful line for KTM, so the Austrian company didn’t have a compelling need to rethink what is already working.
2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Touring Review - Touring

2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Touring Review (9 Fast Facts)

2019 Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Touring: One For the Road Suzuki has taken the adventure-minded V-Strom 650XT (read the full test here) and added a few travel...