Motorcycles

As Ducati rides out its new Multistrada 950, the sound of bikers rewriting their holiday gift list is drowning out the rumble of its Testastretta twin cylinder engine.

As they promised earlier this week, Victory Motorcycles used the Progressive International Motorcycle Show (IMS) at the Javits Center in New York to announce the winners of its ‘Operation Octane’ dealer build contest.

Whether new to riding or an experienced enthusiast looking for a second motorcycle to change things up now and again, BMW Motorrad would ask for its G 310 GS to enjoy some consideration.

First highlighted in early October, more details have been released for BMW Motorrad’s popular S 1000 series of motorcycles and that would be ‘S’ as in sexy.

Tempting new riders into the world of performance motorcycles, Suzuki is introducing the GSX250R, promising a streetbike with performance and comfort features that will appeal to a broad base of enthusiasts.

Which models and what colors they’ll be sporting in the North American market has been announced by Honda with some popular rides enjoying visual makeovers.

The R nineT has become the platform to launch a fleet of styles for BMW Motorrad, placing the new models under the category of its ‘Heritage’ line.

Raw, refined and performance are all words used to describe Kawasaki’s 2017 Z650 motorcycle, wrapping up years of Z engineering for this streetfighter designed to amplify fun and performance.

Invoking several past era’s Honda is riding out a fresh take on its Rebel 500 and Rebel 300, recalling both a simpler motorcycle past as well as borrowing from the popular bobber style.

Following a line-up of legendary motorcycles, Kawasaki’s new Z900 is a bike that demands to be seen as well as ridden, and ridden hard according to the specifications.

BMW Motorrad continues to stake their claim in the world of adventure riding with improvements to its R 1200 GS models for 2017.

Mixing two very different worlds, Kawasaki’s Ninja 1000 returns with a blend of performance and features for riders who want a little more saddle time.

A trend surprising even the motorcycle experts is the growing popularity of the adventure bike. Kawasaki offers an affordable entry into this segment with its 2017 Versys-X 300.

Two new models and a concept motorcycle taking said models into the roads of tomorrow dominated the Husqvarna booth as the EICMA International Motorcycle Show continued to capture two-wheeled headlines.

To truly appreciate the changes in Zero Motorcycle’s 2017 line-up, riders need to grab one of the new models, strap themselves in and find a long, open road. More torque and further range are the most notable and exciting upgrades from Zero.

While they may not enjoy as much of the spotlight as new models being introduced, the 2017 F 800 R roadster and the sports touring bike F 800 GT have been updated by BMW Motorrad.

The recently revealed Street Cup has a scrambling brother with Triumph officially throwing its motorcycle keys into the ring of the popular scrambler model.

The German motorcycle manufacturer claims it has optimized its K 1600 GTL, BMW Motorrad’s luxurious performance touring bike even further following the apparent mantra of go big or go home.

New models, new mottos and the promise of yet another motorcycle debut coming our way was Ducati’s version of the grand opening for Europe’s big biker event, EICMA 2016.

Riders in North America haven’t paid much attention to Royal Enfield’s adventure motorcycle, the Himalayan. However, that may soon change.

A familiar name finds itself part of a recognizable roadster with bad-boy rocker Kid Rock the apparent inspiration for a new custom Slingshot.

Continuing to capture the imagination of the motorcycle media, Ducati teases its latest additions to the Scrambler line-up with new videos.

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