Are We Ready To Open? NMM Is. After joining the rest of the world and closing its door thanks to everything going on with COVID-19, the British National Motorcycle Museum is slated to officially re-open at minimum capacity come May 17th of this year. Closing your business’s doors for a year doesn’t do your company …

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 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 …

Riding Jeans with Style Jeans are probably the most popular clothing both on and off the motorcycle. However, regular denim does not provide adequate protection for motorcyclists. This can be shown using the Cambridge impact abrasion test. It entails dropping a sample of material from a height of 2 inches onto a 60 grit abrasion …

The 2021 Ducati Multistrada V4S has magically appeared at my local Ducati dealership: Blackfoot Motosports in Calgary. The dealership’s Ducati brand champion invited me to come and get an intimate, first-hand look at what Ducati is calling “the best motorcycle they’ve ever built.” Have a look at our Model Overview piece written by Joe Appleton …

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 advent of autonomous vehicles has led to a big question mark hanging over the future of motorcycling. AI-driven cars are smart, logic-driven machines, equipped with modern technology and innovative safety features. Motorcycles are quite the opposite. They can be dangerous, they can be irrational, and it’s their thrilling nature that makes them so attractive …

Three Pieces, One Design Just like the guys from Donut Media said (here’s the video), you can’t own a Tesla without a cringey vanity plate tacked onto the back to inform everyone else on the roadways that you’re a witty genius that has decided to give up traditional petrol-powered transportation and instead opted for the …

Tripper, Again RushLane – an Indian Publication – is always first in line when it comes to new information regarding Royal Enfield motorcycles. Today is no different, the outlet has released spy shots revealing the gauge cluster for the new 2021 Royal Enfield Classic 350, and there are quite a few details worth noting. For …

A New Monster Grown In The Lab 2021 is a big year for Ducati, the Italian motorcycle manufacturer has tons of new stuff coming down the pipes, including a completely redesigned Monster and new ‘Monster Plus’. Although we’ve seen the new Multistrada already in production at the Borgo Panigale factory, it’s now the new Monster’s …

75 Years Of Scooting Vespa scooters have become one of the industry standards when it comes to small-displacement commuters, and have seen a ton of success throughout its 75-year history. Since its patent filing date of April 23rd, 1946, all the way up until 2021, we have seen 75 years of Vespa evolutions, and to …

Can-Am has decided to honor the celebration by offering $100,000 to the Women of On-Road program. This program will help spearhead projects that empower women within the riding community. This campaign will help increase awareness, challenge the “biker” stereotype, and make the riding community an inclusive atmosphere for women every day of the year. An …

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 …

Good Jackets for a Fair Price If you’re in the market for a new motorcycle jacket, First Manufacturing is one of those brands that cater to the V-twin and cafe racer crowd that makes a slew of good options. These jackets work on the bike and provide some good style off the bike as well. …

It’s A 20th Birthday Party Although scooters can often find themselves in the bracket of lower performance due to the nature of the ‘perfect commuter’ lifestyle, Yamaha’s TMAX definitely lives up to its name. The maxi-scooter boasts a 562cc engine for supreme TMAX power, and Yamaha has decided to award the scooter a limited edition …

So here we are in March 2021 and Ducati has been holding out on some introductions of new models. The team at Borgo Panigale was on the ball with their 2021 model release in late 2020, but there was little change in the Ducati Scrambler lineup. They unveiled the Scrambler Nightshift- which is basically a …

Straight Down The Middle: Montana Edition Lane splitting? Lane filtering? Where ever you are in the world, lane filtering can speed up your commute by a hefty sum. Although it can be dangerous when lane splitting when its not legal (drivers haven’t become normalized to it and aren’t expecting it), it can make a huge …

Limited To 120 Units! Yeah, you heard that right; there’s a new Chieftain in town, and it’s going to be available in unbelievably low quantities, with a proper pricepoint to back up the limited nature of the motorcycle. Indian’s Chieftain is at the top of the bagger-ladder when it comes to cruisers that are built …

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 …