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Suzuki’s Compact Racer: The 2021 Suzuki GSX250R ABS Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The smallest GSX model, the GSX250R, returns as part of the 2021 Suzuki line-up with a few new additions for the new model year. Borrowing most of its DNA from the GSX-R line—arguably the most famous Suzuki motorcycles in …

Yamaha’s Smart City Slicker: The 2021 XMAX Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The compact and practical Yamaha XMAX returns for the new year with a number of exciting updates. Along with the Zuma 125, the XMAX is one of the most economical commuting options in the 2021 Yamaha line-up. When it comes …

The 2021 Honda Rebel 500: The Middle Child of the Rebel Family Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Honda Rebel 500 features a low seat giving a comfortable seating position. However, this Honda motorcycle is not “boring”. Much like the Rebel 300, the Rebel 500’s design is classic with a modern …

Entry-level Rallying: The 2021 Honda CRF300L and CRF300L Rally Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The CRF300L and CRF300L Rally are two of the newest Honda motorcycles on the market. They’re the new replacements for the old tried and tested CRF250L model, which has been dropped from the 2021 Honda line-up in favor …

Entry-level Scrambling: The Ducati Scrambler Sixty2 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Scrambler Sixty2 is the smallest motorcycle in the 2021 Ducati line-up. In fact, it’s one of the smallest Ducati motorcycles to roll out of the Bologna factory in recent years. While it’s still an important part of the Scrambler line, …

The Newly Designed 2021 Honda CRF450RX is a Winner Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Honda Motorcycles’ CRF450RX has a new frame for 2021 just like its sibling CRF450R. It also comes with an improved steering and suspension setup taken directly from the HRC race motos. The CRF450RX also brings a few other …

CRF450RWE Gets Fully Revamped for 2021 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Honda Motorcycles has given the CRF450RWE a full revamp for 2021. It comes with a fresh new chassis, suspension, bodywork, and extensive engine work. It brings a lot of power, precision, and stunning looks as it shreds any tracks or trails …

The 2021 CRF450RL: A Street Legal Motocrosser Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Honda Motorcycles gave the CRF450R a full overhaul for 2021. It comes to the party with a new chassis, suspension, bodywork, and extensive engine work. Coming from the 2021 Honda lineup, the CRF450R comes with a newly added hydraulic clutch, …

The 2021 CRF450RL: A Street Legal Motocrosser Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 CRF450RL is the reimagined CRF450L from years past but it’s still loaded with off-road enhancements. It’s based on the CRF450R motocross platform but tuned for ripping on the trails and street alike. Honda Motorcycles tuned the CRF450RL’s engine …

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 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 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 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 Only Enduro Motorcycle You’ll Ever Need: The KTM 250 XC-F Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 250 XC-F is the smallest model in the XC-F range but it’s not the smallest motorcycle in the 2021 KTM line-up by a long way. While many riders like to think that a 250 motorcycle …

Unbridled Enduro Performance: The KTM 350 XC-F Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 350 XC-F is one of the most exciting enduro models in the 2021 KTM line-up. Not only is it a formidable mid-sized enduro machine, but it also comes with a special top-of-the-range variant that’s exclusive for 2021: the Kailub …

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 …

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 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 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 Honda CRF450X: Built to Dominate the Trail Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links If you’re craving to attack some serious off-road trails, Honda Motorcycles’ CRF450X is a bike that can take whatever you toss at it. This Japanese motorcycle is responsible for taking home numerous trophies from Baja 1000 and SCORE …

The 2021 Honda CBR500R is the Perfect Stepping Stone Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 CBR500R ABS by Honda Motorcycles is riding solo this year as its non-ABS counterpart is no longer available. The 2021 Honda lineup is kept versatile with the CBR500R as it is the stepping stone between standard …

The 2021 Kawasaki KX250/KX250X: Motocross & Cross Country Power Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The KX250 and KX250X are two versions of the same model by Kawasaki Motorcycles in the 2021 model lineup. The KX250 is designed from the get-go to be a fully competition ready, strong motocross bike, while the KX250X …

The 2021 Kawasaki KLX 300SM: A Full-On Race Bike For The Streets Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Kawasaki KLX 300SM is a brand new model from the venerable Japanese brand. Based on the KLX 300R platform, the 300SM takes the off-road bike and wraps it in full street gear. It …

The 2021 Kawasaki KLX 300: A Dual-Sport Masterpiece Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Kawasaki KLX 300 is one of two brand new models from the venerable Japanese brand. Based on the KLX 300R platform, the KLX 300 takes the off-road bike and gives it a more street friendly stance. It …

The 2021 Kawasaki KLX 230 ABS: A Subtle, Competent Dual-Sport Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 KLX 230 ABS is designed by Kawasaki to be a trail bike with number plates. Unlike it’s bigger brother the KLX 300, the 230 is much more at home on the trail than the road. …

The 2021 Kawasaki KLX 300R: The Bridge Between Trail Bike & Race Bike Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Kawasaki KLX 300R is the top of the line trail bike from the Japanese brand. Using knowledge gained from Kawasaki’s motocross and supercross racing programs, a liquid cooled, super-lightweight, four stroke 292cc …

The 2021 Kawasaki Versys-X 300: A Small Adventurer For City Fun Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Versys-X 300 is Kawasaki’s smallest adventure motorcycle in the 2021 lineup, designed mostly for city roads and maybe some gravel and dirt alleyways. More accurately an adventure tourer than an out-and-out adventure bike, and partially …

The 2021 Kawasaki Z400 ABS: Naked For New Riders Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Kawasaki Z400 ABS is Kawasaki’s naked for the new rider. Japanese-made, small, light, and razor-sharp, the 399cc Z400 more lets you feel the wind in your face. Sharing 98% of its DNA with the Kawasaki Ninja …

2021 Yamaha TW200: Crafted For Your Next Off-Road Adventure Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Yamaha TW200 is the continuation of a strange little dual-sport that comes out of the Japanese manufacturer. It has been in production since 1987, and is odd because it wears oversized tires that are obviously designed …

The 2021 Yamaha TT-R125LE is the Perfect Trail Bike Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Yamaha TT-R125LE is a bike that is positioned perfectly in the trail bike lineup to offer the teenage rider trail riding excitement, while also helping them learn how to handle off-road terrain. Geared more towards a …

The 2021 Yamaha TT-R230: Built For Offroad Fun Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Yamaha TT-R230 is the top of the trail riding model line. Designed for adult riders, both new and experienced, it provides the best platform for trail riding and being able to conquer everything from flat dirt to …

2021 Yamaha WR250F: Serious Enduro Competition From A Serious Bike Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 WR250 is a reworking of Yamaha Motorcycles’ WR250F motocross racer into a capable enduro cross country racer. With knowledge learned from multiple national and international enduro championships over the decades, the bike has some serious …