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Motorcycle USA Editorial Staff

Covering all aspects of motorcycles, the Motorcycle USA editorial staff is dedicated to bringing readers the best in sportbike, street bike, dirt bike and cruiser genres as well as opinionated banter in their own blogs.

Bart Madson
By Bart Madson
Editor|Articles|Articles RSS|Blog|Blog Posts|Blog RSS

Bashing away at the MotoUSA keyboard for nine years now, Madson lends his scribbling and editorial input on everything from bike reviews to industry analysis and motorcycle racing reports.

Latest Articles
2015 Yamaha YZF-R3 First Ride
Monday, March 16, 2015
Motorcycle Sales Up 3.8% for 2014
Thursday, February 5, 2015
2015 Yamaha FJ-09 First Ride
Monday, December 29, 2014
Latest Blogs
Watch Team Honda Tear Down MX Bike
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Here’s to Motorcycle Mike
Monday, March 24, 2014
Adam Waheed
By Adam Waheed
Road Test Editor|Articles|Articles RSS|Blog|Blog Posts|Blog RSS

His insatiable thirst for life is only surpassed by his monthly fuel bill. Whether rocketing on land, flying through the air, or jumping the seas, our Road Test Editor does it all and has the scars to prove it.

Latest Articles
2015 BMW S1000RR First Ride
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
2015 Yamaha YZF-R1 | R1M First Ride
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Latest Blogs
More Yamaha R1 Talk on Bike Week Radio
Saturday, February 28, 2015
2015 Team Honda Supercross Video
Friday, January 2, 2015
Bryan Harley
By Bryan Harley
Cruiser Editor |Articles|Articles RSS|Blog|Blog Posts|Blog RSS

Our resident road warrior has earned his stripes covering the rally circuit, from riding the Black Hills of Sturgis to cruising Main Street in Daytona Beach. Whether it’s chopped, bobbed, or bored, metric to ‘Merican, he rides ‘em all.

Latest Articles
Latest Blogs
Strokers Dallas Hosting Industry Night Feb. 12
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Justin Dawes
By Justin Dawes
Senior Editor|Articles|Articles RSS|Blog|Blog Posts|Blog RSS

Raised on two wheels in the deserts of Nevada, "JDawg" has been part of the industry for well over two decades. Equal parts writer, photographer, and rider, he is a jack of all trades and even a master of some.

Latest Articles
2015 KTM 390 Duke First Ride
Thursday, March 26, 2015
2015 Kawasaki Versys 1000 First Ride
Friday, March 13, 2015
Metzeler Sportec M7 RR Tire Review
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Latest Blogs
Win a 2014 Polaris RZR
Monday, July 15, 2013
2013 Ducati Hypermotard Review Preview
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Behind the Scenes: ZX-6R vs. IOM
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Adam Booth
By Adam Booth
Off-road Editor|Articles|Articles RSS

Enjoying single track in the mountains, hitting the motocross track or battling an EnduroCross track, if it's on two wheels Boothy will have a smile on his face. Adam has served a mega ton of years in the off-road industry as a photographer, writer and popper of wheelies.

Latest Articles
OGIO Flight Vest Review
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
2015 KTM 250 XC-F vs. Yamaha YZ250FX
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Byron Wilson
Byron Wilson
Associate Editor|Articles|Articles RSS

Byron's sure to be hunched over a laptop after the checkers are flown, caught in his own little version of heaven. Whether on dirt, street or a combination of both, MotoUSA's newest addition knows the only thing better than actually riding is telling the story of how things went down.

Latest Articles
MotoGP Qatar Results 2015
Sunday, March 29, 2015
St. Louis 450 Supercross Results 2015
Saturday, March 28, 2015
St. Louis 250 Supercross Results 2015
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Latest Blogs
R1 Road to Austin Ep.5 at CoTA
Friday, March 27, 2015
Kawasaki Koffee Break 2015
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Frank Melling
Frank Melling
Contributing Editor| Articles|RSS

Our Memorable Motorcycles expert, Frank Melling also is the organizer of the British vintage motorcycle extravaganza known as Thundersprint. Melling began riding five decades ago and remains as much in love with motorcycles as when he drove his first bike into a cow shed wall aged ten. In the last 50 years, Melling has competed in every form of motorcycle sport and now declares himself to be too old to grow up and be sensible.

Latest Articles
STM: Making Sense of MotoGP 2015
Monday, March 23, 2015
Mark Gardiner
Mark Gardiner
Contributing Editor|Articles|Articles RSS

In 2001, Mark Gardiner gave up his career in advertising, and moved to the Isle of Man to live out his childhood dream of racing in the TT. After returning to the U.S., he wrote a memoir of that experience, Riding Man, which is now in development as a feature film. His column, Backmarker, looks at everything from the motorcycle industry as a whole to intensely personal 'inside stories.'

Latest Articles
Backmarker: Meeting Michelle Duff
Friday, March 20, 2015
Backmarker: Stories I'll Never Write
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Backmarker: Bayliss Hopes to Go Flat Trackin'
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Dr. Gregory Frazier
Dr. Gregory Frazier
Contributing Editor| Articles|RSS

Having made multiple runs across the globe, round-the-world adventurer Dr. Frazier imparts some of his motorcycle traveling wisdom in his monthly Dr. Frazier Rides column.

Latest Articles
Dr. Frazier’s Frankenstein Minsk Adventure
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Dr. Frazier's Globe Killer KLR650 Part 6
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Gabe Ets-Hokin
Gabe Ets-Hokin
Contributing Editor |Articles |Articles RSS

Gabe Ets-Hokin is a well-known motojournalist, but he knows scooters well, too: he's been a factory sales rep for Derbi scooters, re-built a Vespa motor in room 107 at the Elvis Presley Motor Lodge in Memphis, TN and has edited several scooter buyer's guides. He unapologetically loves da' scoots.

Latest Articles
2015 Ural cT Review
Monday, March 9, 2015
Vespa 946 Scooter Review
Monday, January 5, 2015
2014 Zero S & Zero SR Comparison
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
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Motorcycle USA Editor Blogs
Bart Madson - Running on Fumes
JC Hilderbrand - Mud in Your Eye
Bryan Harley - Bryan's Blog
Adam Waheed - Heed 505
Justin Dawes - 5th Gear Blogged
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