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.

2016 KTM 390 Duke Review

2016 KTM 390 Duke Review | Mayor of Urban Motorcycling

2016 KTM 390 Duke Test | In The City When it comes to putting $5k on the table for a new bike, the choices are...
2017 Ducati Scrambler Cafe Racer 54

2017 Ducati Scrambler Cafe Racer First Look | 10 Fast Facts

Meet the 2017 Ducati Scrambler Café Racer, factory customized with clip-on bars, bar-end mirrors, number plate, and a minimal nose fairing.
2018 BMW R nineT Urban G/S Review - city test

2018 BMW R nineT Urban G/S Review: 16 Fast Facts

2018 BMW R nineT Urban G/S Review | City Tested BMW is tapping into adventure/dual-sport motorcycle mojo from days gone by with the 2018 BMW r...
2017 Ducati Café Racer for sale

2017 Ducati Scrambler Café Racer Review | 11 Fast Facts

We review the 2017 Ducati Scrambler Café Racer on home turf, and that means the streets of Los Angeles, the Hollywood Hills, and the canyons.
2016 Moto Guzzi Griso 8V SE

2016 Moto Guzzi Griso 8V SE Review | Sportbike, Cruiser or Urban?

Is the 2016 Moto Guzzi Griso 8V SE a sportbike, a cruiser, or an urban assault vehicle? Methinks it can be any of these, based solely upon the rider’s mood.
2017 Benelli Leoncino Trial

Benelli Leoncino & Leoncino Trail First Look | Scrambler Motorcycle Focus

Meet the Benelli Leoncino and Leoncino Trail, the Pesaro-based motorcycle manufacturers answer to the market's craving for scramblers.
2018 Ducati Monster 797+

2018 Ducati Monster 797+ First Look | 5 Fast Facts

For 2018, Ducati has slightly upgraded its entry-level Monster 797, calling it the 797+. Here are the essential fast facts for this Ducati under $10,000.
2017 BMW K 1600 B First Look - Bagger

2017 BMW K 1600 B First Look | 9 Fast Facts

Taking direct aim at the Honda F6B, BMW takes its six-cylinder sport-touring motorcycle platform and turns it into a new bagger—the 2017 BMW K 1600 B.
2017 Triumph Street Cup Review: Classy & Comfortable Café Racer (Video)

2017 Triumph Street Cup Review: Classy & Comfortable Café Racer (+video)

The 2017 Triumph Street Cup is the factotum of factory cafe racers—it looks super cool, and you can ride it as long or as far as you like.
2017 Kawasaki Z900 Review

2017 Kawasaki Z900 Review | Replacing A Legend

The Kawasaki Z1000 (a classic) and last year’s Z800 (a one-year stopgap, in retrospect) have been supplanted by the all-new 2017 Kawasaki Z900.
2017 Triumph Street Scrambler

2017 Triumph Street Scrambler First Ride Test | 11 Fast Facts

The 2017 Triumph Street Scrambler proved itself as the top player in the scrambler genre--something we found out quickly during the bike's launch in Spain.
2017 BMW G 310 R First Ride Fast Facts

2017 BMW G 310 R First Ride Test | 13 Fast Facts

2017 BMW G 310 R First Ride Test It has been over a year since we had a first look at the BMW G 310...
Harley-Davidson Sportster Café Custom Accessories Released

Harley-Davidson Sportster Café Custom Accessories Released

Appealing to the new generation of Harley-Davidson riders, The Motor Company has released a line of Café Customs accessories for its Sportsters.
2017 Indian Chieftain Elite Review - Urban

2017 Indian Chieftain Elite and Limited Comparison Review | 19-Inches of Urban Cool

Ride with Ultimate Motorcycling as we compare the new 2017 Indian Chieftain Elite and Indian Chieftain Limited—two ready-to-roll urban bagger motorcycles.
Bitwell Inc. Gringo S Helmet Review

Biltwell Inc. Gringo S Helmet Review | Vintage Styling, Modern Safety

The Bitwell Inc. Gringo S full face satisfies a rider that has yearned for the classic styling of the original Bell Star of the 70s, but with modern protection.