Custom Motorcycle Dream Ride 2011 Star V Star 950

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This month’s cover bike (September 2012) is a perfect example of the finely crafted, high-end custom motorcycle that RoadBike used to get tons of mail about. Shoprats and gearheads would always gush … [Read more...]

New Bike Evaluation: Star Raider SCL

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Here in Connecticut, we call author Samuel Langhorne Clemens, Mark Twain, one of our own. Although not born here, he lived in Hartford from 1874 to 1891, and in Redding, Connecticut, from 1900 until … [Read more...]

A Stryking Conversation About A 2011 Star Stryker

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In her New Bike Evaluation in our Jan/Feb issue, our Tricia Szulewski wrote at length about Star’s new Stryker, a 1300cc custom-inspired power cruiser that she claimed filled a “clear void” in the … [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...]

2010 Star V Star 1300 Tourer

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It’s been awhile, ol’ friend! Too long, way too long. Back in January of 2007, I reviewed the then brand-spankin’-new Star V Star 1300, with a one-page sidebar on the V Star 1300 Tourer. I called the … [Read more...]

2010 Star Stratoliner Deluxe

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We hate to say “We told you so,” but … aww, who’re we kiddin’? We love to say, “We told you so!” Surely you remember our project bike from last summer, Star’s 2009 Roadliner Midnight; after all, it … [Read more...]