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Triumph’s Bonneville Cruiser: The 2021 Triumph Speedmaster Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links While the Speedmaster is built on top of the same Bonneville platform like many other motorcycles in the 2021 Triumph line-up, the Speedmaster pulls in a very different direction. The other Bonnies are standards, scramblers, and café racers. The Speedmaster, …

The Legend Evolves: The 2021 Triumph Thruxton RS Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Triumph Thruxton RS is the ultimate evolution of the already successful Thruxton range. It’s arguably one of the most exciting models in the 2021 Triumph line-up, oozing charisma, and built on top of decades of Triumph racing history. …

Up Close With The Cafe Racing 2021 Triumph Thruxton and Thruxton R Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Triumph Thruxton family is one of the highlights of the 2021 Triumph line-up. There are three models available: the Thruxton 1200, Thruxton 1200 R, and range-topping Thruxton RS. These British-made café racers are some …

Triumph’s Premium Scrambler: The 2021 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XE Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Scrambler 1200 XE is the most advanced Scrambler model in the 2021 Triumph line-up. It’s a premium, British-made scrambler that excels at both on- and off-road pursuits. Though it shares 99% of its DNA with the slightly …

Heavy Duty Scrambling: The 2021 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XC Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links If you’re looking for something with street smarts and off-road ruggedness from the 2021 Triumph line-up, but need a bit more grunt than the Street Scrambler offers, then the Scrambler 1200 XC is what you need. It’s a …

A Bonneville For The Back Trails: The 2021 Triumph Street Scrambler Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Triumph Street Scrambler remains a firm favorite in the 2021 Triumph line-up. This British-made scrambler is an evolution of the legendary Triumph Bonneville, equipped with modern riding aids for confident street riding, and dirt-focused extras …

Triumph’s Stylish Modern Classic: The 2021 Triumph Bonneville Speed Twin Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links In any configuration, the Triumph Bonneville is the quintessential British motorcycle. However, for those who want the perfect combination of classic heritage and modern performance, the Speed Twin is the only model that should take your fancy …

The Low Slung Bonneville: The 2021 Triumph Bonneville Bobber Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Despite being a British-made motorcycle, the Triumph Bonneville Bobber has all the attitude and character of a genuine bobber motorcycle. It’s one of the meanest models in the 2021 Triumph line-up, and arguably one of the most exciting …

The Bigger Bonneville: The 2021 Triumph Bonneville T120 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Triumph’s Bonneville T120 is a British motorcycle designed for riders who want to enjoy the rich heritage of Triumph’s Bonneville range but want more displacement and more performance. In short, the T120 is an uprated Bonneville and the biggest …

Triumph’s Unadulterated Bonneville: The 2021 Triumph Bonneville T100 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Bonneville T100 is arguably the most famous British motorcycle on the market. It’s the closest thing to the original Bonneville available in the 2021 Triumph line-up, taking inspiration directly from the 1959 model. Today, the Bonneville lives on …

The Modern Bonneville: The 2021 Triumph Street Twin Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Triumph Street Twin is a British motorcycle that has roots dating back to 1959. Taking inspiration from the original 1959 Bonneville, the Street Twin borrows the character and attitude of the past and fuses it with the technology …

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 Royal Enfield INT650: Flagship of This Year’s Lineup Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2021 Royal Enfield Interceptor 650, or INT650 in North America, is the flagship of the India-based company for the 2021 lineup. With classic lines that echo the original British manufacturer’s 1960’s Interceptor, it carries a certain …

Aprilia’s New Sports Concept: The 2020 Aprilia RS 660 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Aprilia’s new middle-weight super sport machine has got everyone talking. Over the years, Aprilia has earned a reputation for small-capacity racing mastery, thanks to the success of their RS125 and RS250 sports machines. The brand has also stamped …

2020 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XC Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XC is an interesting motorcycle, coming from the strangest of marriages. The styling, frame, and most of the equipment from the Street Scrambler. The engine from the Bonneville T120. Put them together, and you have the Scrambler …

2020 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XE Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XE is an interesting motorcycle, coming from the strangest of marriages. The styling, frame, and most of the equipment from the Street Scrambler. The engine from the Bonneville T120. Put them together, and you have the Scrambler …

2020 Thruxton 1200 RS Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Thruxton 1200 RS is a brand new motorcycle for 2020, and an evolution of the Thruxton models of present and past. The RS takes the cafe racer DNA of the Thruxton 1200 R and injects it with memories of the many …

2020 Triumph Bonneville T120 & T120 Black Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Bonneville T120 and T120 Black are the continuation of the original Bonneville model that started production way back in 1959. The T120 packs a 1200cc parallel twin engine, producing 80 HP and 77 lbs-ft of torque mated …

2020 Triumph Bonneville T100 & T100 Black Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Bonneville T100 and T100 Black are a new variation on the classic Bonneville motorcycle, reworked to be friendlier to those that are coming to Triumph for the first time. Staying true to the silhouette of the Bonneville, …

2020 Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster is the motorcycle that carries “British Attitude” on its shoulders. Powered by the classic 1200cc parallel twin, the Speedmaster makes 77 HP and 78 lbs-ft of torque, mated to a 6-speed transmission. The cruiser of the Triumph lineup, …

2020 Triumph Bonneville Bobber & Bobber Black Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Bonneville Bobber and Bobber Black are the mean street machines of the Triumph lineup. Both are powered by a 1200cc, 270 degree crank, SOHC parallel twin with 77 HP, and 78 lbs-ft of torque on tap. The Bobber …

2020 Triumph Street Scrambler Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Street Scrambler is a continuation of the model launched in 2017. Like many of the parallel twins of Triumph’s lineup, evolution and reworking have brought power from the 900cc SOHC 270 degree engine to 65 HP and 59 lbs-ft of …

2020 Triumph Bonneville Street Twin Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Bonneville Street Twin is an evolution of a model that has been one of Triumph’s best-sellers for many years now. The new specifications for the Street Twin give the 900cc engine 10 more HP, now at 65 HP, and has …

2020 Triumph Bonneville Speed Twin Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Bonneville Speed Twin reintroduces to a classic name to the Triumph lineup, as the original Speed Twin ceased production in 1966. The new Speed Twin is powered by a 1200cc liquid-cooled, 270 degree crank parallel twin that produces 96 HP …

2020 Triumph Bobber TFC Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Bobber TFC is a limited edition Triumph Factory Classic motorcycle, as only 750 will ever be made. Based on the standard 2020 Bonneville Bobber, the TFC will make 87 HP and 81 lbs-ft of torque from its 1200cc liquid cooled …

2020 Triumph Rocket 3 TFC Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Rocket 3 TFC is a limited edition Triumph Factory Classic motorcycle, as only 750 will ever be made. Based on the standard 2020 Rocket 3 R, the TFC will make 180 HP and 165 lbs-ft of torque from its …

2020 Triumph Thruxton TFC Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Triumph Thruxton TFC is a limited edition Triumph Factory Classic motorcycle, as only 750 will ever be made. Based on the standard 2020 Thruxton R, the TFC has a liquid-cooled 270 degree crank 1200cc parallel twin that puts out 109 HP …

The Modern Café Racer: The 2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 is a celebration of Royal Enfield’s pivotal role in the emergence of the British café racer scene in the 1950s and 1960s. This new reimagining of the cult classic …

Classic Looks, Modern Tech: The 2020 Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 is one of Royal Enfield’s recently re-introduced models; a classic-looking twin with an old-school UJM vibe, all wrapped in a modern package with a reasonable price tag. It takes its inspiration from …

The Adventure Continues: 2020 KTM 790 Adventure Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 KTM 790 Adventure is the ultimate adventure touring machine. It has enough performance and top-shelf accessories to make mile-munching on asphalt a dream, but in a lightweight and compact package that makes it agile and nimble enough to …

Pure Adventure: The 2020 KTM 790 Adventure R Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Built on top of KTM’s competition-winning, off-road racing success, the new KTM 790 Adventure R takes the brand’s knowledge of trail riding and transposes it into the ultimate travel machine. It’s a motorcycle designed to munch-miles over any terrain, …

The Scalpel Returns: The 2020 790 Duke Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links KTM’s sharp middleweight naked machine returns for 2020, sharper and fiercer than ever before. Dubbed “The Scalpel,” the KTM 790 Duke has a clean and stripped down nature that can deliver power and performance with surgical precision, garnering acclaim, and …

Yamaha YZF-R3 and Monster Energy MotoGP YZF-R3 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The Yamaha YZF-R3 is a modern entry-level sport motorcycle, being introduced only in 2015. With power coming in at approximately 50 HP from the 320cc inline twin lightweight aluminum engine, the R3 is more than capable of hard acceleration, cruising …

Unchanged For 2020: The Versatile Honda CB500X Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links Since it was first launched in 2013, the Honda CB500X has developed a cult following. Half-adventure explorer and half-commuter run-around, the CB500X is a hard motorcycle to define but whatever it is, it works. Equipped with a light and narrow, …

The Honda NC750X Returns For 2020 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The ever-popular Honda NC750X is back for 2020. Half commuter and half mid-sized adventure machine, the NC750X is a stress-free motorcycle with all-round appeal that toes the line between sensible daily runner and thrill-seeking tourer perfectly. Powered by a bullet-proof 745cc …

2020 BMW F850 GS Adventure Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 BMW F 850 GS Adventure is an adventure touring motorcycle that is one of the best middle-weight motorcycles in its class. The Adventure trim level of the F850 GS is a model that takes things up a notch. It’s more …

2020 Suzuki GSX250R Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 GSX250R is a sport bike from Suzuki that’s built for beginner riders who want a sporty machine. It’s a good design that has been a serious competitor in the entry sportbike segment for a little while now. Suzuki released this bike in …

2020 Kawasaki Versys-X 300 Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Versys-X 300 is Kawasaki’s city adventure motorcycle, designed mostly for city roads and internal freeways, with some light ability to do some adventure touring outside of the city limits. Powered by a 296cc DOHC liquid cooled parallel twin, the Versys-X 300 …

2020 Kawasaki Versys 650 ABS – USA Only Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Versys 650 ABS is Kawasaki’s base model middleweight adventure tourer for the US market. Using a 649cc liquid cooled DOHC parallel twin based on the engine from the Ninja 650, the Versys 650 produces 68 crank HP …

2020 Kawasaki Versys 650 ABS LT – USA Only Contents Model Overview Specifications Features Photos Videos Links The 2020 Versys 650 ABS LT is the highest spec of the Versys 650 available in the US market. It uses the same 649cc liquid cooled DOHC parallel twin as the Versys 650 base model, producing 68 crank …