Ducati Diavel New Bike Review

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Well, this was a treat. It’s not too often we get to wring out the finest cruiser Italy has to offer, as Italy doesn’t offer many. And with RoadBike’s cruiser-centric focus and Ducati’s heavy slant … [Read more...]

2011 Arlen Ness Victory Vision

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By Steve Lita Photos by Bob Feather Around the RoadBike offices, we utilize a powerful, universally recognized reservation system. It’s the ultimate final word on entitlement for an idea, possession, … [Read more...]

2011 Kawasaki Ninja 1000

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By Tricia Szulewski - Photos By Adam Campbell and Kinney Jones I had an interesting discussion one night when a non-enthusiast quizzed me about the bike I was testing — the Kawasaki Ninja 1000. I … [Read more...]

2011 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero Motorcycle Test

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Modern Day Duke – Cooler Than Clint Back when I was a kid, my dad instilled some basic ideas of what it is to be a man’s man. He swung a hammer for a living, smoked Marlboro cigarettes, drank … [Read more...]

2011 Star Stryker Motorcycle Review

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Love Struck, Baby - Star’s New Midsized Custom Cruiser Strikes The Right Chord Despite initial press reports criticizing the late bloom for the raked-out, chopperesque Star Raider, its radical … [Read more...]

2011 BMW F 800 R

The BMW F 800 R Chris Pfeiffer, closely resembling his competition bike. In addition there are the elaborate paintwork , the special edition sports Akrapović® muffler and other features to enhance the motorcycle’s sporty style.

Evan's Brasfield reviews BMW's sporty roadster - the F 800 R in RoadBike's April issue (on sale 3/1). In addition to the great shots he provided us with, here are some additional images that we didn't … [Read more...]

2010 Aprilia Mana 850 GT ABS

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The original platform of the Mana 850 that we first reviewed back in Jan/Feb 2009 has been modified for the GT with a new half-fairing with an adjustable windshield, suspension modifications, and ABS … [Read more...]

2011 Kawasaki Ninja 1000 – FIRST LOOK

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The new Kawasaki Ninja 1000 has sportbike attitude and refinement with a real-world, comfortable, sit-up seating position. Mounting a set of soft bags, I adjusted the 3-position windshield to its … [Read more...]

2011 CVO Road Glide Ultra

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I was never a big fan of one-night stands, so while in picturesque Lake Tahoe, Nevada (or California, I can’t really remember) to attend the press launch for Harley-Davidson’s four 2011 Custom Vehicle … [Read more...]

2009 Triumph Modern Classics

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Icon of Contradiction What Price Cool? The Bonneville Goes Mainstream By Jon Langston photos by Riles & Nelson (This article originally appeared in RoadBike November/December 2009. This … [Read more...]