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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.

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.

2015 Yamaha SR400 Comparison

Monday, October 20, 2014
Rather than mess with success Yamaha revives one of its greatest classics with the return of the kickstart-only SR400 ($5990).

2015 Suzuki TU250X Comparison

Monday, October 20, 2014
Suzuki proves that a quality motorcycle doesn’t have to max your credit card limit with its affordable and air-cooled TU250X ($4399).

2014 Royal Enfield Continental GT Comparison

Monday, October 20, 2014
Royal Enfield inspires riders to take a trip down memory lane with the re-release of one of motorcycling’s greatest classics: the Continental GT ($5999).

2015 Classic Air-Cooled Motorcycle Shootout

Monday, October 20, 2014
Old once again becomes new as Royal Enfield’s Continental GT, Yamaha’s SR400 and the TU250X by Suzuki compete for top honors in this Classic Air-Cooled Motorcycle Shootout.

Suzuki Boulevard C90T B.O.S.S. Quick Ride

Monday, October 6, 2014
A quick spin around Lake Mead reveals Suzuki’s Boulevard C90T cruiser a very capable and affordable bagger.

2015 Suzuki GW250F First Look

Thursday, October 2, 2014
Suzuki outfits its 250cc Parallel Twin with a two-tone paint job and a front fairing and windscreen with its $4499 GW250F.

2015 Suzuki DR-Z70 First Look

Thursday, October 2, 2014
Your little buddy finally has something to play with on the trail as Suzuki returns its entry-level DR-Z70 to its 2015 line-up after a few year absence.

2015 Suzuki GSX-S750 First Look

Thursday, October 2, 2014
Suzuki debuts a sporty and affordable middleweight streetfighter based on its popular GSX-R750 in the $7999 GSX-S750.

2015 Honda CRF450R First Ride

Monday, September 29, 2014
Honda upgrades its CRF450R with an engine power mode switch and highly adjustable second generation air fork from KYB. We give it an initial shakedown in this report.

2015 Yamaha YZ450F First Ride

Monday, September 15, 2014
After re-inventing the wheel five years ago, Yamaha gets back to the basics with the latest iteration of its YZ450F motocrosser.

2015 Suzuki RM-Z250 First Ride

Friday, September 12, 2014
Suzuki continues to campaign its three-year-old RM-Z250 in the 250 motocross class. We put the trusty yellow bike through its paces in this dirt bike review.

2014 Kawasaki Ninja 1000 ABS Comparison

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Kawasaki emphasizes ‘sport’ in the sport-touring equation with its Ninja 1000 ABS ($13,268.75, as tested). Equipped with a powerful liter-class Inline Four engine with adjustable power modes and traction control, it’s obvious the Ninja boasts the most muscle in this showdown.

2014 Honda VFR800F Interceptor Comparison

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Honda revives its classic sport-touring platform with the return of its VFR800F Interceptor ($14,473.95 as tested). Powered by a purring and super-efficient V-Four engine, the new VFR gets sleeker body panels, wheels and instrumentation, as well as a reworked cooling and exhaust system.

2014 Aprilia Mana 850 GT ABS Comparison

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Aprilia appeals to a different sort of rider with its Mana 850 GT ABS ($11,918.95 as tested). Outfitted with a CVT-style transmission the Mana gives riders the choice between manual or fully-automatic shifts.

2014 Middleweight Sport-Touring Shootout

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Honda’s VFR800F Interceptor faces off against the Ninja 1000 ABS by Kawasaki and Aprilia’s Mana 850 GT ABS in this unconventional sport-touring shootout.

2015 Yamaha SR400 First Ride

Thursday, August 14, 2014
Yamaha brings back one of its classics with the return of its retro-styled SR400. We take it for a quick spin around the crowded streets of Venice, California.

2015 Suzuki RM-Z450 First Ride

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Suzuki continues to hone its tried-and-true RM-Z450 motocrosser. Three-time X-Games Gold Medalist Vicki Golden gives us her take.

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.

2014 Honda CBR650F First Ride

Monday, July 7, 2014
Positioned between Honda's newbie-friendly CBR500R and racy CBR600RR, the CBR650F bridges the gap between the two with emphasis on street performance and comfort.