334 article(s) found.

2021 Yamaha Ténéré 700: New Standard for Adventure

November/December 2020

2021 Yamaha Ténéré 700: New Standard for Adventure

Research and development for a new motorcycle takes several years. OEMs usually give us a few months’, maybe even a year’s heads-up about a new model. Yamaha went against the grain and announced the Ténéré 700, or T7, four years ago, right around the same time when they decided to build it! Needless to say, we’ve been anxiously awaiting this sought-after motorcycle that fits perfectly in a gap in the current offering of adventure bikes—a simple, li
Read Article
2020 Harley-Davidson CVO Road Glide FLTRXSE: Factory-Made & Modified

November/December 2020

2020 Harley-Davidson CVO Road Glide FLTRXSE: Factory-Made & Modified

It is no secret that Harley-Davidson owners like customizing their bikes. The practice has spawned more than a few niche parts businesses and has added to the OEM’s bottom line through sales of its own popular Genuine Parts & Accessories catalog for decades. But some folks asked a question: “Why not have someone do the work for me?”
Read Article
2020 Suzuki V-Strom 1050XT: The Reasonable Adventurer

September/October 2020

2020 Suzuki V-Strom 1050XT: The Reasonable Adventurer

Since you’re reading this magazine, you obviously enjoy traveling to interesting places on a motorcycle. When it comes to choosing a mount for two-wheel travel, adventure-touring bikes are the hottest segment on the market and can’t be ignored. Time aboard the 2020 V-Strom 1050XT reminds us why ADV bikes are popular, even if many owners rarely ride them off-road.
Read Article
2020 Triumph Rocket 3 GT: A Peerless MOTORcycle

September/October 2020

2020 Triumph Rocket 3 GT: A Peerless MOTORcycle

Presence. It’s a nebulous term not easily or objectively defined, but the new Rocket 3 definitely has it. The motorcycle’s imposing size is only part of what gives it presence. Its rich finish detailing draws eyes closer and makes them linger. Mmmm, that machined rear wheel exposed via a single-sided swingarm is beautiful.
Read Article
2020 BMW F 900 R/XR: Not-So-Identical Twins

July/August 2020

2020 BMW F 900 R/XR: Not-So-Identical Twins

Since the introduction of its first motorbike, the R32 in 1923, BMW has been known for designing and manufacturing quality machines. With the extremely popular GS being its core business, in November the brand unveiled a pair of new middleweight street machines, the F 900 R and the F 900 XR. The models are designed not only to attract current riders to the BMW badge with its relatively low and competitive price point, but also to entice new and returning motorcyclists.
Read Article