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A brand new Porsche 911 GT3 Touring will cost you about $200,000 US (~$250,000 Canadian dollars) out the door.  That is a lot of cheddar even for this beautiful piece of German automotive engineering. I certainly appreciate the marvelous collection of performance, power, and luxury this fine automobile offers… but there ain’t NO WAY I’d …

If there’s one thing I love about the motorcycle community, it’s that y’all know how to party.  This week, adventure riders from every walk of life are gearing up, strapping in, and heading to the black hills of Dakota for the promise of memories made while marking up the miles at Revzilla’s Get On! Adventure …

Got the itch to put some miles in? Fear not – there’s still a couple of things to do in the country before pockets are emptied into gas tanks, and parking receipts are exchanged for plane tickets.  The Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles has a treat that they have installed for July 3rd – …

As we continue our journey through the decades, it’s time to take a look at the best motorcycles of the 1980s. While every decade in the industry’s history has been a transformative one, the 80s was on another level. It was a decade of immense vision, with motorcycle manufacturers pushing the boundaries of design and …

Riders Share is a motorcycle rental company that offers rentals to riders from all walks of life – and now their diverse showroom has expanded to include off-road motorcycles. According to Guillermo Cornejo, owner of Riders Share, the rental program not only offers the newest models (for all terrains) from giants such as BMW, Ducati, …

While every decade has its icons, the 1970s have so many good models to choose from. It was a time when the Japanese were really stamping their authority over the scene, flexing muscles and cylinders with each other, and driving once-mighty international brands into obscurity. Despite the changing landscape, the 70s created some of the …

Until now, most of the moto-industry has stayed away from using too much carbon fiber in motorcycle frames. Carbon fiber is a solid material, but the g-forces needed for sound structural chassis components in motorcycles make the creation of a reliable, durable light frame extremely expensive – and not a few chassis have been tossed …

There has been lots of coverage lately on manufacturers filing patents, committing research and development on lots of interesting safety tech lately. BMW has been added to the list of brands focused on safety advancements. According to VisorDown, BMW is working on an Adaptive Traction Control feature for future models.  BMW’s Adaptive Traction Control system …

The 1950s was an interesting decade for the motorcycle industry. As countries began to show signs of economic improvement after the devastation of World War II, motorcycle manufacturers could begin to innovate in new directions. While affordable mobility was still an important part of a motorcycle’s design, the humble motorcycle was slowly being replaced by …

There’s no doubt that the motorcycling landscape is changing. Over a relatively short period of time, we’ve seen a bigger focus on emissions regulations, the development of affordable electric models, and unexpected new trends. While we know that many governments across the globe have ambitious plans to phase out the production of new internal combustion …

The 1940s was a particularly turbulent decade in world history, dominated by the Second World War causing widespread destruction all over the globe. As the Allies and Axis powers battled in different theatres, the world’s largest industrial manufacturers were forced to support the war effort in whatever way they could, and a wave of innovation …

The Brawny BMW R 1250 RT Gets An Update for 2021 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 BMW R 1250 RT is a brawny Europe-made sport tourer and one of the models in the 2021 BMW line-up to receive significant updates for the new year. The most obvious upgrade is the …

BMW’s Urban Adventurer: The 2021 BMW R NineT Urban G/S Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The BMW R nineT Urban G/S is a European-made heritage roadster that takes its inspiration from the legendary R80GS. While it’s easily one of the most eye-catching models in the R nineT range, it’s arguably one of …

A Bavarian Bagger: The 2021 BMW K 1600 B Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 BMW K 1600 B is a European-made long-distance touring motorcycle from BMW Motorrad. Unlike the other touring heavyweights in the 2021 BMW line-up, such as the K 1600 Grand America, K 1600 GT, or K 1600 …

BMW’s Premium Touring Machine: The 2021 BMW K 1600 GTL Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The K 1600 GTL is the top-of-the-line touring machine from BMW Motorrad, and one of the most exciting models in the 2021 BMW line-up. This European-made touring behemoth takes all of the best features of the K …

Hit The Open Road On The 2021 BMW K 1600 Grand America Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links If there’s one model in the 2021 BMW line-up that’s designed for touring North America, it’s the K 1600 Grand America. The Grand America is a European-made touring motorcycle from BMW Motorrad. It’s big, bold, …

BMW’s Naked Roadster: The 2021 BMW S 1000 R Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The S 1000 R is a super-naked sportbike that is virtually all-new for this year, making it one of the most heavily updated models in the entire 2021 BMW line-up. This European-made naked machine is an unfaired powerhouse, …

The BMW’s Versatile and Fun-Filled F 900 R Roadster Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The F 900 R is a dynamic roadster designed for a blend of performance and practicality. It’s a fun-loving European-made machine that has none of the dull and dreary character of its predecessor, the F 800 R. While …

BMW’s New Heritage Cruiser: The 2021 BMW R 18 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The R 18 is arguably the most anticipated motorcycle in the 2021 BMW line-up. It’s a European-made heavyweight cruiser built using the largest boxer motorcycle engine ever made. While it’s a celebration of BMW’s long and illustrious history …

The 2021 BMW R NineT: Unmistakable. Original. Air-cooled. Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 BMW R nineT is the flagship heritage model from European manufacturer BMW Motorrad. Though it has been a standard feature in the brand’s arsenal for many years, it has received a small update for 2021 to bring …

Back To Basics: The 2021 BMW R NineT Pure Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The R nineT Pure is a classic looking roadster with a less-is-more attitude. It features many of the same details as the other R nineT models in the 2021 BMW line-up, but it takes the platform and reduces …

The New Heritage Tourer On The Block: The 2021 BMW R 18 Classic Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Along with the standard R 18, the R 18 Classic is one of the most anticipated models in the 2021 BMW line-up. Like the R 18, the R 18 Classic is a European-made, heritage-laden …

BMW’s Grand Touring Maxi-Scooter: The 2021 BMW C 650 GT Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The C 650 GT is a European-made maxi-scooter from BMW and the largest scooter in the 2021 BMW line-up. Though it’s advertised as a smart urban mobility solution, the C 650 GT shouldn’t be confined to the …

Practical Urban Mobility: The 2021 BMW C 400 X Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The BMW C 400 X is one of BMW’s practical urban mobility solutions. It’s a European-made, lightweight small-capacity scooter with enough grunt and road presence to make city riding a breeze. As one of the smallest models in …

Heritage Scrambling: The 2021 BMW R NineT Scrambler Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links BMW’s classic factory-made scrambler is back for 2021. While the R nineT’s road models are some of the best-looking retro motorcycles on the market, the R nineT Scrambler is the jewel in the crown of the 2021 BMW line-up. …

BMW’s Pocket-Sized Naked Roadster: The 2021 BMW G 310 R Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The G 310 R is a small-capacity roadster from European manufacturer BMW. It’s the smallest displacement motorcycle in the 2021 BMW line-up. Though it’s small in size, it’s big in personality. Designed to help reach the BMW …

BMW’s Pocket-Sized Adventure Tourer: The 2021 BMW G 310 GS Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The G 310 GS is a small-capacity adventure touring motorcycle from European manufacturer BMW. There are a number of small displacement models in the 2021 BMW line-up, but this aggressive and compact tourer is arguably the most …

Unlimited and Uncompromising Versatility: The 2021 BMW F 750 GS Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 BMW F 750 GS strikes the perfect balance between rugged adventure capabilities and practical everyday rideability. It may not have the same commanding presence as its larger GS-designated stablemates, but this unassuming machine packs a …

The 2021 BMW F 850 GS Adventure is the Ultimate Middleweight Adventure Bike Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 BMW F 850 GS Adventure is the top model in the BMW Motorrad middleweight adventure class, and one of the most exciting motorcycles in the 2021 BMW line-up. It’s an uprated version …

The 2021 BMW F 850 GS Can Conquer Any Terrain Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The BMW F 850 GS is an ideal adventure motorcycle. It’s smaller and more agile than the larger GS models, but it doesn’t compromise on power and performance. It has the perfect balance of off-road agility and …

The 2021 BMW F 900 XR is a Versatile Sports Touring Machine Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The F 900 XR is described as being an adventure bike, but in reality, it’s more of a practical sports tourer that can be used for everyday commuting or long-distance rides. It’s too sporty to …

The 2021 BMW S 1000 XR puts the “Sports” into Sports Touring Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The S 1000 XR is a high-performance sport touring motorcycle in the 2021 BMW line-up. Unlike BMW’s heavy-duty adventure tourers, the S 1000 XR is built on top of the same DNA as the sporty …

Touring in the Fast Lane: The 2021 BMW R 1250 RS Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The BMW R 1250 RS brings sports performance to the touring section of the 2021 BMW line-up. This celebrated European-made motorcycle features the power and performance of a BMW sports bike, but with the practicalities and …

Aggressive and Agile: The 2021 BMW S 1000 RR Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The BMW S 1000 RR is a European-made high-performance sports bike. The S 1000 RR is a regular feature of the BMW range, and once again, it’s set to be one of the most exciting models in the …

BMW’s First “M” Motorcycle: The 2021 M 1000 RR Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 BMW M 1000 RR is one of the most advanced European-made motorcycles available and the most exciting model in the 2021 BMW range. It’s a premium spec sports bike, and the first two-wheeler to have the …

The Ultimate Adventurer: The 2021 BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The BMW R 1250 GS Adventure is the ultimate adventure touring package in the 2021 BMW line-up. This European-made motorcycle is one of the most recognizable motorcycles on the market. It’s sharp, powerful, capable, and one of …

The 2021 BMW R 1250 GS was Built for Tough Touring Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The BMW R 1250 GS is one of the most recognizable motorcycles ever made, and one of the highlights of the 2021 BMW line-up. This European-made motorcycle is the gold standard for adventure-focused touring motorcycles and …

F900R and F900XR Get Mivv Pipe Support Buying a new bike always comes with the unfortunate tradeoff of having a smaller selection of aftermarket parts to choose from than a bike that has had a few years of aftermarket support. If you bought a 2020 BMW F900R or F900XR you very well could be having …

Riding a motorcycle means something different to anyone that rides. Some ride to relax. Some ride because of the freedom it makes them feel. Some ride as a primary means of commuting. However, there is that subset of riders that ride for the adrenaline. The riders that want to redline at 16,500 RPM, that want …

Two hundred horsepower is a perfectly decent amount for a small family hatchback or even a mid-sized family sedan. It’s absolutely ludicrous to stuff that amount of horsepower into a motorcycle that weighs less than 400 lbs and has a contact patch across two tires the size of a large business card. Yet, such machinery …