One of the only things better than four wheels is two wheels. Whether you’re a newcomer or a seasoned rider, you’ll find what you’re looking for here. We’ve got motorcycle news, gear recommendations, and helpful guides.
Founded in 1901, the Minneapolis-based bike builder has produced some of the most iconic two-wheelers ever. Now, Indian is celebrating its impressive 100-year history with an all-new series of Scout bikes for 2021.
At best, grilling while riding is probably illegal. More than likely, however, it’ll lead to a fiery wreck, a trip to the hospital, and a bunch of wasted meat. One legendary builder is throwing caution to the smoke-filled wind anyway with a custom bike unlike any other.
The new Ducati 959 Panigale is an ideal introduction to the world of superbikes. Accomplished and developing riders alike will appreciate the bike's fast-revving L-twin motor and refined handling. Our review also gives us the chance to test out Dainese's latest safety and performance gear.
One day while heading to my favorite peak, an idea formed: "What if I could tour the Rocky Mountains of the West on the motorcycle of my dreams?"One day while heading to my favorite peak, an idea formed: "What if I could tour the Rocky Mountains of the West on the motorcycle of my dreams?"
With the XDiavel S, Ducati asks, "Why not be comfortable when you have the power of a neutron star supernova waiting to be unleashed under your right fist?" Ducati didn’t build a Harley-Davidson-like cruiser — it built a Ducati cruiser. It is it’s own category. Let us explain.
Another day, another high-powered, overpriced tech toy that we can only daydream about. The Speeder is a sci-fi-inspired personal hoverbike that maker JetPack Aviation purports to be “the world’s first flying motorcycle.” First or not, we definitely want one.
Bandit9’s newest motorcycle masterpieces, Arthur and Merlin, may reference medieval lore but the machines are living in the 61st century instead of the 6th. The inspiration came from Royal Enfield, who enlisted Bandit9 for its notorious wild thinking.
Finland has produced more world racing titles than any other country on Earth. As such, it’s easy to understand the thought process behind the Finnish-built RMK E2 electric motorcycle. Simple design? Check. Fast? Oh, hell yeah.
According to Cake, the Kalk was meant to ensure our off-road riding freedom. Now, the Swedish company is ensuring that freedom in the streets. Built as a fully street-legal electric motorcycle, the Kalk& (yes, that's the name) furthers the company’s minimalistic design and engineering aesthetic.
KTM’s 790 Adventure and Adventure R have been built to be the top dogs of the middle-weight adventure motorcycle category. This is a motorcycle that’s been designed to go anywhere you’d like and get you back home without a problem.
Following the reintroduction of the Africa Twin nameplate in 2016, Honda issued a series of changes for the bike’s 30th anniversary. Busting out like its Friday at 5 p.m., the 2018 Africa Twin Adventure Sports trim surges through dirt and gravel, leaving the weekday woes in its wake.
We've put together the five best beginner motorcycles that not only will have you grinning from ear to ear, seeing the sights, carving canyon corners, and doing so on a relatively respectable budget, but also keep you and your recently acquired motorcycling skills safe.
A few months back, Harley-Davidson released a plan and series of concepts meant to reinvigorate the brand. LiveWire was part of it, though little was released. Now, the company has unveiled more information at LiveWire’s supposedly production debut at this year’s EICMA show in Italy. Here’s what we know.
The horsepower wars we’ve seen in the automotive world have spread to the motorcycle realm. Not only have motorcycles become more agile, but they’ve been infused with the same weapons-grade ballistics. Case in point: Aprilia’s 217-horsepower RSV4 1100 superbike, which will debut at EICMA 2018.
For more than a century, Britain's Morgan Motor Company has made a name for itself with handcrafted, open-air roadsters unlike almost any other cars on the road. Now, the automaker is celebrating its 110th anniversary with three refreshed, race-inspired models.
Ural hasn’t exactly been changed with the times — the brand's motorcycles are well-known for being damn-near indestructible. However, the new Ural Air features an option that brings it somewhat into the 21st century: a drone.
Indian’s FTR 1200 is a motorcycle steeped in Americana, bathed in technology, and delivered to those who’d rather hit a dirt oval with the force of a neutron bomb. The FTR 1200 is a flat-tracker ready to rock.
Few brands have made as significant an impact on motorcycle safety as Dainese. In addition to its innovative motorsport gear, the company offers a range of stylish apparel — jackets, boots, gloves, and more — to break the stigma that safety has to look dorky.
A set of songs, the perfect road, and a motorcycle that will make most feel like Valentino Rossi makes for a helluva moment: Aprilia's Dorsoduro 900 is an amazing machine and the only bike in the automotive world to deliver us an out-of-body experience.
Since its reintroduction, Indian Motorcycles has appeared to have a singular mantra: Goodbye, Harley-Davidson. A goal it has no plans on stopping any time soon with the introduction of the 2019 Chieftain lineup: standard Chieftain, Chieftain Dark Horse, Chieftain Classic, and Chieftain Limited.
It’s been years since Ducati introduced its Scrambler brand of attainable, café-style motorcycles. Building on its success, Ducati has introduced a face-lifted version of its entry-level bike dubbed the Scrambler Icon.
The all-new Slingshot Grand Touring Autocycle takes the helm atop Polaris’ line-up for 2019. This trim level focuses on upgrades and updates that make the open-air Slingshot a more capable road-trip-worthy driver.
Harley-Davidson is in trouble. Sales have tanked and recent tariffs have put the century-old company on the precipice of financial ruin. However, there is a possible lifeline: a brand-new lineup of motorcycles that includes the all-electric LiveWire and the adventure-ready Pan America 1250.
On July 8, 2018, Travis Pastrana broke three of Evel Knievel's motorcycle records in Las Vegas: jumping over 52 crushed cars, 16 Greyhound buses, and the infamous Caesars Palace fountain. Watch all three here.
As the world adopts more electric drivetrains, companies like Cake are looking to ensure that the future will still be adventure-ready with dirk bikes like the brand-new Kalk. The Cake Kalk production model is now available for pre-order.
The Indian Scout FTR1200 Custom is a bare-knuckle brawler meant to decimate your local flat track race scene, but also be enjoyed on the road. Unfortunately, it was one-off concept — that is, until Indian revealed that the FTR1200 is going into production.
In a time when superbikes and sportbikes are becoming increasingly unwelcoming to those of larger stature, the Ducati SuperSport S gives them the platform to enact their MotoGP dreams. This could quite possibly be the perfect Ducati motorcycle.
Mini bikes are distilled hilarity in a world that is all-too-serious, which is exactly the reason Honda is returning to the world its iconic Monkey for 2018. The original model began life as a child's amusement park ride for Japan in the early 1960s, but quickly grew in popularity and fun.
The last few weeks have been the most trying of my life. Then I was granted a day on the back of the Vitpilen 701 and every awful and depressing feeling faded into the smooth tarmac. The new Husqvarna motorcycle allows for human flight and is a bargain for both newbies and seasoned riders alike.
Ducati's exclusive new showroom in SoHo, New York City, features the newest 2018 motorcycle lineup, plus apparel and accessories from the Italian luxury brand. You might be able to justify a trip out to NYC for a visit to the dealership alone (then drive back on your new Ducati).
The Ducati Monster created the "naked" street bike category in 1993. Twenty-five years later, the Italian manufacturer is celebrating this iconic motorcycle's birthday all over the world. See how the designed has evolved over the past two decades in a photo gallery.
Twisting through the backwoods of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park in Townsend, Tennesse, those wishing to join the annual Small-Bore Smoky Mountain Crawl are only allowed to bring mini-bikes to ride turns like the famed Tail of the Dragon.
For the weekend of April 20-22, 2018, Austin will play host to both extremes of the two-wheeled world: MotoGP and the Handbuilt Show. From the Wall of Death to Ducati Island, Austin is the place to be for one of motorcycling’s cultural phenomenons.