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Ride Report: The 2017 Harley-Davidson Street Rod 750

Ride Report: The 2017 Harley-Davidson Street Rod 750

The Street 750 had a hard time when it launched. The press found a lot to nitpick, and dyed in the wool Harley fans bemoaned its liquid cooling and smaller-than-a-Sportster engine. But you know who wasn’t complaining? The buyers. Harley-Davidson have already sold 35,000 Street 750s worldwide, and it’s been the leading ‘competitive cruiser’ in…

Ride Report: The 2017 BMW R nineT Racer

Ride Report: The 2017 BMW R nineT Racer

For a while, rumors have been circulating about the demise of the traditional cafe racer. With scramblers and flat trackers dominating the scene, the low-and-sleek genre has been taking a back seat. But like a venerable art rock band, the cafe racer is hanging in there. Interest is still high—so high that manufacturers are entering the…

Review: 2017 Honda Rebel 300 and 500 first ride

Review: Honda Rebel 300 and 500 First Ride

If we were to take a quick poll, undoubtedly we’d find that many of you cut your riding teeth on a Honda Rebel. Thanks to a low seat height, neutral handling and a less than intimidating powerplant, the CMX series became the go-to bike for rider training courses worldwide. Beyond that, since its debut in…

Review: Scrambler Ducati Desert Sled

Review: Scrambler Ducati Desert Sled

You don’t need to be a regular reader to know that scramblers are hot. Over the last few years, the term has become the go-to marketing moniker for OEMs looking to cash in on the growing moto lifestyle. From a business standpoint it makes complete sense; the carefree attitude exuded by scramblers appeals to millennials…

The 11 Best Motorcycles of EICMA 2016

In Milan, the huge EICMA show is finally winding down. It’s the world’s most influential motorcycle showcase, and a barometer for the state of the…

The Bikes of Intermot 2016

In Cologne, Germany, the Intermot motorcycle show is about to wrap up. We’ve been deluged with press releases and images all week, so we’ve picked…

Review: The 2017 Yamaha SCR950

Before, during, and after, only one thing matters: how does it make you feel? Tech specs can never do a motorcycle justice. The ride is…

Review: The new BMW R nineT Scrambler

Scramblers—scramblers everywhere. That’s the zeitgeist of the current scene…and BMW have just entered the fray in spectacular fashion. The new BMW R nineT Scrambler is…

Review: The New Harley-Davidson Roadster

When Harley-Davidson Europe invited us to ride their latest Sportster, we were skeptical. They wouldn’t tell us anything about it—revealing only that it was part…

Brute in a Suit: Yamaha XSR900 Review

The dust had hardly settled on the XSR700 launch when Yamaha started teasing their next release. It started with Roland Sands’ Faster Wasp—a brutal custom…

The 10 Best Motorcycles of EICMA 2015

As the giant EICMA 2015 motorcycle show closes its doors, we’re getting the feeling that manufacturers are shifting their focus. Everyone’s scrambling (see what we…