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Sportbike Reviews

Sportbikes are the cutting edge of motorcycle performance. Motorcycle USA sportbike reviews and road test procedures are the best in the business.
Featured Sportbike Reviews
2015 Entry-Level Sportbike Shootout
Friday, May 22, 2015
We gather the field of entry-level sportbikes for a show-down to see which machine is best in the segment.
2016 Aprilia RSV4 RF First Ride
Monday, May 18, 2015
Aprilia updates its proven RSV4 Superbike with a host of subtle internal engine, chassis and electronic changes with its 2016 RF model.
2015 Kawasaki Ninja H2 First Ride
Monday, May 04, 2015
Known for its powerful line of Ninja sportbikes, Kawasaki pushes thrills to new levels with its precision-built and supercharged H2.
2015 BMW S1000RR First Ride
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
The king of the Superbike class, BMW’s S1000RR wears fresh hardware and software to keep it at the top of the segment, but did engineers do enough?
2015 Yamaha YZF-R3 First Ride
Monday, March 16, 2015
Yamaha finally enters the entry-level sportbike market with its 320cc YZF-R3. MotoUSA takes a spin, including some track time at Thunderhill Raceway for a first ride review.
2015 Yamaha YZF-R1  R1M First Ride
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
The bike we’ve been waiting for... Yamaha gets serious in the Superbike class with its fully redesigned YZF-R1. Our Road Test Editor fills us in.
2015 Ducati 1299 Panigale S First Ride
Monday, February 09, 2015
Bigger is better, right? That’s what Ducati thinks with its big-bore 1299 Panigale S Superbike. Find out more in this First Ride review.
2014 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R ABS Project Bike
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
With a few simple modifications we boost the acceleration performance of Kawasaki’s Ninja ZX-10R sportbike for track use.
Cheap Track Yamaha R6 Project - Part I
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
MotoUSA contributing editor Neale Bayly happens on a lightly crashed 2005 Yamaha R6 - an ideal platform upon which to build into an affordable, real-world trackday bike.
2015 KTM RC390 First Ride
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
KTM is bringing its single-cylinder RC390 sportbike to the States in 2015, and MotoUSA gets an early sampling on the backroads of Italy followed by laps on the Modena circuit.
2015 Honda CBR300R First Ride
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Honda ups its game in the small displacement sportbike segment with its 2015 CBR300R, which features more juice than the outgoing CBR250R and styling to match its larger CBR siblings.
2015 Energica Ego First Ride
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Motorsport and aerospace engineering group, Cevolini Rapid Prototyping (CRP) joins the electric motorcycle race with its Energica Ego Superbike.
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