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Articles By Jan Plessner - Contributing Editor

Jan Plessner
Jan Plessner
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A former PR/marketing maven for Kawasaki, Jan has long been an advocate for women riders and now turns freelance writer. With more than 20 years in the motorcycle industry Jan serves as editor of LadyMoto.com.

2012 Women's Street Bike Shootout

Monday, July 9, 2012
The 2012 Women's Street Bike Shootout pitted five mid-sized bikes from four countries against one another in a host of categories, both subjective and objective, and the results are in!

2012 Triumph Street Triple R Comparison

Monday, July 9, 2012
The 2012 Triumph Street Triple R is a powerful bike that has a high MSRP but provides an unequalled riding experience for the price.

2012 Ducati Monster 696 Comparison

Monday, July 9, 2012
The 2012 Ducati Monster 696 was a favorite among testers in our 2012 Women's Streetbike Shootout.

2012 Kawasaki Ninja 650 Comparison

Monday, July 9, 2012
One of the least expensive bikes tested during the 2012 Women's Streetbike Shootout, the 2012 Kawasaki Ninja 650 compared well against the more expensive competition.

2012 BMW F800R Comparison

Monday, July 9, 2012
The 2012 BMW F800R received mixed reviews from our testers in the 2012 Women's Streetbike Shootout.

2012 Yamaha FZ6R Comparison

Monday, July 9, 2012
Find out how the 2012 Yamaha FZ6R compared to the other rides in the 2012 Women's Streetbike Shootout.

2012 Honda Shadow Spirit Comparison

Monday, May 21, 2012
How does Big Red stack up with its middleweight Honda Shadow Spirit cruiser? Find out in the 2012 Women’s Cruiser Shootout.

2012 Triumph America Comparison

Monday, May 21, 2012
Motorcycle USA infuses some British bike into its Women’s Cruiser Shootout in the form of the 2012 Triumph America.

2012 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom Comparison

Monday, May 21, 2012
A bike cruiser look in a more manageable middleweight package, the Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom battles for supremacy in our 2012 Women’s Cruiser Shootout.

2012 Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow Comparison

Monday, May 21, 2012
Our female test rider crew sample the most female-friendly entry from Old Milwaukee – the Harley-Davidson Sportster SuperLow.

2012 Women’s Cruiser Shootout

Monday, May 21, 2012
Motorcycle USA gathers four female-friendly cruiser motorcycles, and then asks five women riders to rank ‘em. Read more in the 2012 Women’s Cruiser Shootout.