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2014 Suzuki RM-Z450 First Ride

Wednesday, November 6, 2013
For the upcoming Supercross and outdoor motocross seasons Suzuki continues to campaign its proven 2014 RM-Z450. We give it a test ride in this review.

2013 Triumph Rocket III vs Ducati Diavel Strada

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Both Triumph and Ducati gave its power cruisers the touring treatment, so we pitted the 2013 Rocket III versus the 2013 Diavel Strada in this motorcycle comparison.

2014 Honda CRF450R First Ride

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Following its major overhaul last season Honda tweaks the CRF450R’s air fork and the engine's intake and exhaust. We give it a shakedown test in this dirt bike review.

Vintage Scooter Test: Vespa vs. Lambretta

Monday, October 28, 2013
Our at-large Scooter Editor takes on the question of best vintage scooters. Mods skirmishing with the rest of the scooter clans… There will be blood!

Paula Crossfield's 1972 Rally 200

Monday, October 28, 2013
Gabe Ets-Hokin gets the vintage scooter comparison underway with a 1972 Vespa Rally 200, provided generously by its owner, Paula Crossfield.

Diego Torres' 1960 Series II TV175

Monday, October 28, 2013
Reaching further back in history, Gabe Ets-Hokin jumps aboard a 1960 Lambretta Series II TV175 to see how it stacks up in this vintage scooter comparison.

Barry Synoground's 1962 Li150

Monday, October 28, 2013
The final mount in the vintage scooter comparison is a 1962 Lambretta Li150. See how it stacks up against the Series II TV175 and Rally 200.

Honda CRF450R Project Racing Loretta Lynn's

Friday, October 25, 2013
Loretta Lynn’s is one of the toughest tests of rider and machine. MotoUSA’s friend and veteran motocross racer Kevin Foley chases a 10th Championship at the historic race.

2013 Suzuki GW250 First Ride Review

Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Suzuki delivers its entry-level GW250 to the US market sporting a $3999 MSRP, but how does it ride? MotoUSA takes a spin on the new Suzuki during Orlando’s AIMExpo.

2014 Heritage Softail vs Indian Chief Vintage

Tuesday, October 15, 2013
We bring together two long-time adversaries, Harley and Indian, to find out how the 2014 Heritage Softail Classic and the 2014 Chief Vintage stack up against each other.

2014 Ducati 899 Panigale First Ride

Monday, October 14, 2013
Not every rider needs a 200 horsepower Superbike on the street. That’s why Ducati created the 899 Panigale. We give it a test ride in the rain at Imola.

2014 Honda Rancher ATV First Ride

Friday, October 11, 2013
Honda gave its best-selling Rancher ATV an almost complete overhaul for 2014, but do the refinements really make for a better ride?

2014 Can-Am Maverick Max X rs First Ride

Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Can-Am's 2014 Maverick Max X rs is a stretched four-seat version of the Canadian manufacturer's high-performance sport side-by-side. But is it as much fun with four butts in the seats?

2014 Victory Cross Country Tour First Ride

Tuesday, October 8, 2013
We pack its saddlebags and hop on board the 2014 Cross Country Tour for a multi-state ride to Sturgis to test the merits of Victory's touring motorcycle.

2014 Kawasaki Ninja 1000 ABS First Ride

Thursday, October 3, 2013
Kawasaki gives its more sport-oriented touring bike a once over for ’14. We go on a 500 mile ride to see if Team Green got it right.

2013 Honda CBR500R vs Ninja 300 & 650

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
The entry-level sportbike market includes two all-new bikes in 2013, the CBR500R and Ninja 300. See how the new Honda stacks up in the sportbike class.

2014 Yamaha YFZ450R First Ride

Friday, September 27, 2013
Yamaha has updated the potent YFZ450R for 2014 with more power, revised suspension, new bodywork and an industry first slipper clutch. We hit the track to find out if all these changes make for a better sport ATV.

2014 Suzuki RM-Z250 First Ride

Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Suzuki’s 250-class motocrosser gets the BNG treatment for ’14 but is it still a worthy competition platform on the motocross track?

2014 Yamaha FZ-09 First Ride

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
One of the most anticipated bikes in the 2014 model year, Yamaha’s FZ-09 sports a new Inline Triple and jaw-dropping $7990 MSRP. But how does it ride?

2014 Yamaha Viking EPS First Ride

Friday, September 20, 2013
Yamaha's 2014 Viking EPS has threes seats for work and play. MotoUSA spent the day on a Wyoming ranch to see how it performed in both respects.