Icon is a name that is very popular in the sport and sport-touring segment of the motorcycle gear world. They manufacture everything from touring jackets to full on racing gauntlets, and everything in between that could be attached to anything named “touring.” This is especially true when it comes to their multi-role gear, especially their …

In the USA, there is no name that defines the open road and freedom more than Harley-Davidson. These are the V-twin baggers, cruisers, low riders, and long-distance tourers that are meant to cruise down an Interstate, rumbling out a throaty bellow. These are the bikes that have defined more than one generation. These are the …

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The 2021 Kawasaki Z900RS Cafe: Retro cafe vibes, modern cafe technology Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Kawasaki’s 2021 Z900RS Cafe is a throwback to the lightweight, four-cylinder road rockets that raced between cafe stops in the 1960s and 1970s. A lowered seat height, raked back clip ons, and the aerodynamic headlight cowling …

2021 Yamaha Super Tenerse ES: A Dakar Rally Bike For Your Own Adventures Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links It is a known fact that a lot of modern automotive and motorcycle technology first passed through the crucible of motorsport. Yamaha Motorcycles decided to test their idea of an adventure bike in quite …

The 2021 Kawasaki Concours 14 ABS: Designed For Long-Distance Sports Touring Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Kawasaki Concours 14 ABS is the latest model of the Japanese manufacturer’s entry into the long-range sports touring category. Utilizing a 1,352 cc DOHC liquid cooled inline-four, the biggest four cylinder in the entire …

The 2021 Kawasaki KX450: Super-Class Motocross & Cross Country Agility & Power Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The KX450 and KX450X are two versions of the same model by Kawasaki for the 2021 model lineup. The KX450 is designed to be taken from the dealership floor to supercross competition without passing go …

The 2021 KTM 125 XC: The Best Entry Point To True Cross Country Racing Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 125 XC is a brand new bike added to the Enduro lineup for the model year. After demand for lower class entry other than 250cc, KTM acknowledged that demand and …

The 2021 KTM 250 XC TPI: A New Technology That Makes Racing Even More Fun! Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The KTM 250 XC TPI is the first of a new series of off-road competition motorcycles that use a new version of KTM’s 2018 introduction of Transfer Port Injection (TPI). This technology …

The 2021 KTM 300 XC TPI: The Ultimate Balance Of Power & Weight Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 300 XC TPI is nothing short of an amazing cross-country racer from the KTM off-road design department. This Austrian-made bike combines the light weight of a steel alloy double cradle frame …

The 2021 KTM 300 XC-W TPI: A Powerful Beginner Bike For The Aspiring Rider Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 model of the KTM 150 XC-W TPI is nothing short of an amazing cross-country racer from the off-road design department. The Austrian manufacturer engineered it to be extremely lightweight, but to …

The 2021 KTM 300 XC-W TPI: A Powerful Beginner Bike For The Aspiring Rider Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 model of the KTM 150 XC-W TPI is nothing short of an amazing cross-country racer from the off-road design department. The Austrian manufacturer engineered it to be extremely lightweight, but to …

The 2021 KTM 350 EXC-F: Street Ready Powerhouse Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 350 EXC-F is an interesting bike, in that it seems to straddle the gap between a 250cc and a 450cc bike, and not in name only. Powered by a 350cc four stroke single, it develops approximately …

The 2021 KTM 500 EXC-F is a Dual Sport Powerhouse Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The KTM 500 EXC-F builds on the framework laid out by its little brother, the 350 EXC-F, which is also part of the new 2021 lineup. Namely, the bike is a dual-sport that is fully and truly …

The 2021 KTM 890 Adventure: The Heart Of KTM’s Adventure Lineup Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 890 Adventure is the cornerstone, the pillar, upon which the entire current 2021 Adventure model lineup is built upon. The smaller 390 Adventure and the larger 1290 Adventure models would not exist if …

The 2021 KTM 50 SX: Young Motocross Bikes For The Beginner Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM model range for the 50 SX includes three bikes, all powered by the same engine: The 50 SX-Mini, the 50 SX, and the 50 SX Factory Edition. The 49cc two-stroke engine produces just …

The 2021 KTM 65 SX: More Fun In The Sun For The Young Ones Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 65 SX is a fully fledged racing bike, designed for the young rider between the ages of 7 and 12. This 2021 model is a step above the beginner bike …

The 2021 KTM 85 SX: The Competitive Edge In Junior Motocross Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 85 SX is the final step in Junior Motocross, and to provide the best chances at a win, KTM makes two versions of the bike for the 2021 lineup. Both are powered by …

The 2021 KTM 125 SX: Introduction To The Big Leagues Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The KTM 125 SX is what KTM themselves call the first bike to buy to start your racing career. This 2021 model is a pure racing machine, built with a lightweight chassis and frame cradling a 125cc …

The 2021 KTM 150 SX: Track Attack To The Max Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 150 SX is an interesting take on the supercross and motocross categories. Using a special chromoly steel alloy, KTM’s engineers have managed to keep the weight of the 150 SX down, letting the extra …

The 2021 KTM 250 SX: The Fastest In Its Class Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The KTM 250 SX is a true competitor, from the rawness of its power to the lightness of its frame. There has been no expense spared about fitting the lightweight frame with one of the most powerful …

The 2021 KTM 250 SX-F: The Fastest In Its Class, Now With A Four-Stroke Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 250 SX-F is a true competitor, from the rawness of its power to the lightness of its frame. It’s been so successful as a two-stroke, that the European manufacturer put …

The 2021 KTM 350 SX-F: A Balancing Point Between Power & Weight Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 350 SX-F is another one of those bikes that the Austrian company seems to have magically figured out. It is light for its size and comes packing a 349cc four-valve single, which …

The 2021 KTM 450 SX-F: Championship Pedigree At Your Right Wrist Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 450 SX-F is the championship-winning bike from the Austrian company that has won year after year of 450cc class four-stroke motocross and supercross. It has a lightweight alloy frame cradling 450cc’s of raw …

The 2021 KTM Freeride SX-E 5: A Competition Bike For Junior MotoCross-E Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM Freeride SX-E 5 is a gigantic leap forward for both the enjoyment of motocross for the 2021 year, as well as for junior motocrossers that want to join the electric revolution. That …

The 2021 KTM Freeride EX-C: A Factory Competition Bike For MotoCross-E Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Freeride EX-C by KTM Motorcycles is one of those generation defining bikes. Easily capable of both Motocross-E and Rally-E cross country races, it is also a competent and usable trail riding bike, as well …

The Big XC-F Enduro: 2021 KTM 450 XC-F Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links There are three XC-F models in the 2021 KTM line-up: the 250, 350, and 450. We’re here to talk about the largest displacement of the three, the 2021 450 XC-F. This serious off-road enduro bike shares a lot of …

Small In Size, Big In Power: The 2021 KTM 350 XCF-W Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The KTM 350 XCF-W is known as one of the most versatile off-road machines on the market, and certainly one of the most formidable enduro bikes in the 2021 KTM line-up. In a category where size …

Class-leading Enduro Performance: KTM’s 500 XCF-W Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The KTM 500 XCF-W is one of the most formidable off-road motorcycles in the 2021 KTM line-up. It’s a high-performance enduro machine that shares a lot of DNA with the much-lauded 500 EXC-F, though it’s an entirely different beast. This European-made …

The 2021 KTM 450 SMR: Ready To Race Right From The Factory Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 450 SMR is a bike that hasn’t been seen on American shores for over 7 years. However, due to customer demand and the growing supermoto racing scene in the USA, the motorcycle …

The 2021 KTM 690 SMC R: Street Ready Powerhouse Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 690 SMC R is currently one of the most powerful supermoto bikes in the world, if not the most powerful, at least in their 2021 model lineup. Designed from the very start to use all …

The 2021 KTM 690 Enduro R: At Home On The Road Or Off It Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 690 Enduro R is a very interesting motorcycle, existing in a weird middle space between a full-out dual-sport and a stripped down adventure bike. On the one hand, it has …

The 2021 KTM 390 Adventure: Small Engine, Big Adventure Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 390 Adventure may have a small engine, but that doesn’t mean that it can’t handle nearly anything thrown at it. That 373cc, liquid cooled, four-valve single produces 43 HP and 26 lb-ft of torque, giving …

The 2021 KTM 200 Duke: Big Duke Attitude In A Small Engine Motorcycle Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 200 Duke is a bike that many in North America have been asking the Austria-based company to bring across the seas for years. Long a mainstay in Asia, and also popular …

The 2021 KTM 390 Duke: A Punchy Little Naked Street Beast Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 390 Duke is branded by the Austria-based company itself as the ultimate naked corner rocket. Designed with the tight streets and crowded squares of many a European city in mind, it is no …

The 2021 KTM 890 Duke: A Sport Naked Meant To Rule The Road Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 890 Duke is the third generation of a continually upgrading motorcycle that started out as a 600cc class sport naked. The 690 Duke was an instant hit many years ago, before …

The 2021 KTM 890 Duke R: Surgical Precision With The Heart Of A Supersport Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 890 Duke R is what happens when you lock a bunch of Austrian engineers and designers together in a room, give them the base model of the 890 Duke, and …

The 2021 KTM 1290 Super Duke R: The Beast Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KTM 1290 Super Duke R was designed and built with exactly one objective in mind: utter domination of the naked sport bike field. Why else would you nickname your top model bike as “The Beast?” Originally …

The 2021 MV Agusta Dragster 800 RC SCS: Limited Edition Naked Muscle Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 MV Agusta Dragster 800 RC SCS is one of those special bikes that comes around once a model generation. Offered in a limited edition by the Italian manufacturer, the RC stands for “Reparto …