Articles Posted in the " Sport Touring " Category

  • 2011 Yamaha FZ8 | Review

    2011 Yamaha FZ8 | Review

    Yamaha FZ8 Test

    One could effectively make the argument that the term "confidence inspiring" has become a cliché. It shows up repeatedly in motorcycle reviews in this publication and beyond.

  • 2008 Trio of Triples | Feature

    2008 Trio of Triples | Feature

    Legendary British Marque Triumph has always marched to the beat of its own drum. The manufacturer—in both pre- and post-resurrection years—has consistently produced impressive, iconic motorcycles imbued with unpretentious souls that deliver as much in performance as they do on character. The company’s eclectic offering for the touring class continues a tradition of stirring the human viscera.

  • 2006 Yamaha FJR1300AE | WebTest

    2006 Yamaha FJR1300AE | WebTest

    Yamaha’s original FJR1300 firmly took the Sport Touring category by the scruff of the neck when, to much acclaim in 2003, it enabled a European-style Japanese sport/tourer to be purchased by the American public, albeit on a special order basis. The FJR was a phenomenal success and quickly garnered a reputation for being a spectacular touring- and sport-friendly package, featuring a 145 hp inline-four engine, wrapped in an alminum chassis.