Urban

From naked sportbikes to cafe racers, the Urban motorcycle scene continues to garner popularity from Long Beach to Brooklyn. Here’s where you’ll find all the latest about urban motorcycles, from gear reviews to bike tests.

Inside the Given Redshift: Exclusive Designer Interview

Inside the Given Redshift Custom Motorcycle: Exclusive Designer Interview

“At the age of 12, I completely disassembled my father’s moped engine to understand where was happening the miracle. I still haven’t found it.”...
2020 Yamaha XSR700

25 of the Best Retro Motorcycles For Under $10k (2020 Models)

Although going retro can be expensive when buying a new motorcycle, there are plenty of excellent wallet- and credit-friendly choices in the visually appealing...
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2020 Triumph Thruxton RS Test: Retro-Modern Motorcycle

The city of Albufeira is a sight for travel-weary eyes. Located in the Algarve region of Portugal on the Mediterranean coast, I dare say...

2020 Kawasaki W800 Review: Retro Motorcycle (14 Fast Facts)

We asked for it, and we got it. Hot on the heels of last year’s Kawasaki W800 Cafe, we get the 2020 Kawasaki W800,...

2020 Newron EV-1 First Look: Wood, Leather, and Electricity

Yes, we know that anyone with a design program can sit at the computer and create a rendering of a motorcycle. However, Newron Motors...

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...

BMW R 18 Big Boxer Motor First Look Inside (8 Fast Facts + Photos)

BMW continues to dole out info on the new R 18 boxer bits at a time. This closer look at the motor is fascinating....
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Inside the Bandit9 L•Concept Custom Honda 125: Exclusive Builder Interview

This is a story of expecting the unexpected. The Bandit9 L•Concept is designed by Daryl Villanueva, who lives in Ho Chi Minh City in southern Vietnam, formerly known as Saigon.

2020 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom Review: No Wallflower

As competent as Japanese cruisers are, they rarely are motorcycles that attract attention. Instead, they typically go about their business in a way that...
2020 Benelli Leoncino 800 First Look - MSRP

2020 Benelli Leoncino 800 First Look: Italian Design, Made In China

Truly a modern classic, the all-new 2020 Benelli Leoncino 800 stretches the Leoncino line upward. Featuring a new 754cc DOHC parallel-twin motor in a...

2020 Yamaha MT-125 First Look: 11 Fast Facts (Urban Motorcycle)

Just as we get the Yamaha MT-03 in the United States, an updated junior partner in the Yamaha Hyper Naked Masters of Torque line...
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,...
2020 Triumph Tiger 900 GT Pro and Rally Pro

2020 Triumph Tiger 900 First Look (Rally, GT): 21 Fast Facts

In November, Triumph teased its revamped mid-weight Tiger 900 with an unrevealing 18-second video. The only official notes we knew until then was that the...

2020 Yamaha TW200 Review: The Forgotten Dual-Sport Motorcycle

2020 Yamaha TW200 Review: Fat Tires Live! Sometimes a bike has been around so long that it blends into the scenery, even when it sticks...
2020 Kawasaki W800 First Ride Review - IMS

2020 Kawasaki W800 First Ride Review: Long Beach Jaunt

2020 Kawasaki W800 First Ride Review: Progressive International Motorcycle Show Special Ah, Fall in California. It’s a wonderful time of year where we’re able to still...