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.

Franky Perez and Ducati Team Up For Live Music Documentary

Although the COVID-19 crisis has caused some inconvenience for motorcyclists, live musicians have borne the brunt of the state governments' responses to the pandemic....

2021 Royal Enfield Himalayan First Look (7 Fast Facts)

The Royal Enfield Himalayan adventure motorcycle gets some updates for 2021, both functional and aesthetic, with braking moving to the top of the list....

BMW Recalls R 1250 GS, R 1250 RT, S 1000 RR and S 1000...

BMW has recalled 9,239 of its R 1250 GS, R 1250 RT, S 1000 RR, and S 1000 XR motorcycles due to possible leaking front brakes.

2020 Husqvarna 701 Enduro LR First Look: 6.6-Gallon Fuel Capacity

Husqvarna is moving its largest-displacement enduro motorcycle even closer to ADV status with a new model that extends its range dramatically. The 2020 Husqvarna...

Alpinestars Corozal Adventure Drystar Boots Test: ADV Footwear

I remember my first off-road motorcycle boots—they were 16 inches tall, lace-up linesman boots, and everyone was wearing them. The only protection they provided...

iXS 208 2.0 Adventure Motorcycle Helmet First Look

Switzerland’s iXS has a new adventure helmet, the iXS 208 2.0. It has the traditional features expected on an ADV motorcycle helmet, along with...

2021 BMW S 1000 XR First Look (5 Fast Facts From Europe)

We just got through testing the BMW S 1000 XR, and now we’re looking at the 2021. Our European sources tell us that there...

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 XT250 Buyer’s Guide: Specs, Price, and Photos

Last year was the 40th anniversary of the first Yamaha XT250, and the 2021 Yamaha XT250 returns with no changes. An inexpensive motorcycle with...

2021 Yamaha TW200 Buyer’s Guide: Specs, Prices, and Photos

In production since 1987, the 2021 Yamaha TW200 is not a vintage-styled dual sport motorcycle. Instead, it’s an authentic throwback design, with air cooling...

2021 Kawasaki KLX230 Buyer’s Guide: Specs, Prices, and Photos

Although it may seem unnecessary for Kawasaki to have both 233cc and 249cc dual-sport motorcycles, the KLX230 and KLX250 are quite different. Compared to...

FOBO Bike 2 Review: Motorcycle Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Are you a conscientious rider who knows the importance of proper tire inflation? Are you ‘that’ rider delaying the group from leaving in the...

2021 Honda CB500X Buyer’s Guide: Specs, Price, and Photos

The 2021 Honda CB500X has grown into a cult ADV motorcycle. The original CB500X was very much a street bike. However, a couple of...

2021 BMW F 850 GS and GS Adventure First Look: 8 Fast Facts

There are some visual and technical updates to the 2021 BMW F 850 GS and F 850 GS Adventure. It’s not a huge overhaul...

2021 Honda CRF450RL and CRF450X First Look: Eco Friendly

The 2021 Honda CRF450RL and CRF450X are back, with the welcome addition of handguards to both motorcycles, plus an updated ECU and new EFI...