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.

iXS Vail 3.0 ST Review [Women’s Winter Motorcycle Gloves]

Let me state up front that I am a cold-weather wimp. While I may have spent my formidable years in New York City, where...

2022 Alpinestars Tech-Air Lineup First Look [New Motorcycle Safety Gear]

Alpinestars is offering three new airbag systems for riders this year, and the Tech-Air 5 is returning for action. All four airbag systems work...
Sena 10R Review

Sena 10R Review: Low Profile Motorcycle Communication System

The Sena 10R is a low-profile motorcycle helmet Bluetooth intercom device at an approachable price point of $239 MSRP for a single unit or...

Scorpion Exo-Com Motorcycle Intercom Review: Bluetooth and Mesh

Scorpion’s new Exo-Com Bluetooth Communicator is sourced from Uclear Digital and designed to fit into the company's new EXO-T520 and EXO-GT930 helmets. I recently...

Brake Free Light Review [Helmet-Mounted Increased Visibility]

Riding back from a fun afternoon of off-roading on the Ultimate Motorcycling Yamaha Ténéré 700 Project Bike, I got a thumbs up from several passing cage...

Muc-Off Premium Anti-Fog Treatment Review [For Helmet Faceshields]

I have been looking at many Muc-Off motorcycle products recently, and in the box was a small, pump-top spray bottle of Muc-Off Premium Anti-Fog...

Dunlop Elite 4 Tires Review: Long Term Test on a Sportster

In 2018 we put a set of Dunlop’s Elite 4 high-mileage motorcycle tires for a long-term review on a 2007 Harley-Davidson 883R Sportster. Dunlop’s...

Pirelli Sport Demon Motorcycle Tire Test: Dousing the Devil

Back in July 2020, we replaced the original equipment Metzeler tires on my 2015 Triumph T214 Bonneville with a set of Pirelli Sport Demon...

Hiplok D1000 Review: Anti-Angle Grinder Motorcycle Lock

The old saying goes, “If you don’t want your motorcycle stolen, park it next to one that is more desirable.” Still, if the bad...

2021 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Review: Elemental Motorcycle

It will be a sad day when the Harley-Davidsons powered by the air-cooled Evolution V-twin are gone. They’re certainly being eased out, as there...

Sena +Mesh Review: Mesh Intercom Adapter for Legacy Sena Units

While on a group ride, two of us sported the mesh-only intercom Sena Spider ST1 that I recently reviewed. A third buddy had an...

2021 Triumph Trident 660 vs. Yamaha MT-07 Comparison

The Yamaha MT-07 has a well-earned reputation as an excellent all-around naked upright sportbike in the 650/700cc displacement range selling for around $8k. Its...

Scorpion Exo-T520 Helmet Review [Full-Feature Full-Face]

Hot on the heels of Scorpion’s new Exo-GT930 modular motorcycle helmet comes the full-face Scorpion Exo-T520. Its sleek design is a more affordable alternative...
2021 Holiday Gift Guide Motorcyclists

Gary’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide For Ultimate Motorcyclists [Two Top 5s!]

It’s an annual event or dilemma, depending on your point of view—selecting the right holiday gift to get that motorcycling special someone, be it...

2022 Suzuki Katana First Look Sneak Peek (7 Fast Facts)

There’s an updated 2022 Suzuki Katana on the horizon, though it’s not confirmed for the United States—yet. Looking at what happens in the UK...