New Bike Evaluation: 2012 Victory Cross Country Tour

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Before I get started on this motorcycle evaluation, there’s something I need to get out of the way: The new 2012 Victory Cross Country Tour has a Best in Class 41.1 gallons of storage space -- if you … [Read more...]

AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days Honors Husqvarna Owners

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If you've got a Husqvarna motorcycle, then head to the BikeBandit.com AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days, held July 19-21 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Why? Because this year's event … [Read more...]

New Bike Evaluation: 2012 Star Stratoliner Deluxe

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When an artist performs so spectacularly that he’s called out on stage to please the crowd again, it’s called an encore. It’s the same artist, doing what he’s famous for, but the crowd can’t get … [Read more...]

New Bike Evaluation 2012 Honda VFR1200F

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You may recall our dual bike reviews back in RoadBike's September 2010 issue. Evans Brasfield tested Honda’s then-new 2010 VFR1200F, while on the following pages editor Steve Lita described how the … [Read more...]

New Bike Evaluation 2013 Suzuki Boulevard C90T B.O.S.S.

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Writing these new bike stories ain’t always easy. But I love it when I go to my thesaurus and find tons of synonyms to work with. Plenty of word play available for this story. A boss is a leader, a … [Read more...]

2014 KTM 1190 Adventure First Ride

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Here's A quick look at RoadBike editor Steve Litas first ride on the NEW 2014 KTM 1190 Adventure. … [Read more...]

New Motorcycle Review – Victory Hard-Ball

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Okay, time to ’fess up. While we motorcyclists may talk about freedom, about separating from the herd, about mastering an activity that most people are afraid to try, or simply about the power of … [Read more...]

New Motorcycle Review 2012 Triumph Tiger Explorer

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Stop me if you’ve heard this one: when it comes to adventure touring, the GS is the royal family, and the R 1200 GS is the king. Despite recent competition in the form of Ducati’s Multistrada, … [Read more...]

New Bike Evaluation 2012 Harley-Davidson FLS Softail Slim

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The introduction of the 2012 Harley-Davidson Softail Slim and Sportster Seventy-Two came in August of last year, a few months after the bulk of the 2012 new model announcements. Harley opted to … [Read more...]

2012 Suzuki Boulevard C50T Classic Motorcycle Review

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From the first time I threw a leg over Suzuki’s Boulevard C50T Classic, I felt that it was an eager to please, family dog of a motorcycle that would put a smile on the face any cruiser aficionado … [Read more...]