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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.

2014 Brammo Empulse R vs Zero S and SR

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
MotoUSA's contributing editor compares the 2014 electric motorcycle offerings from Brammo and Zero in this EV bike shootout.

2014 Four-Cylinder Streetfighter Shootout

Thursday, June 5, 2014
Aprilia’s Tuono V4R lines up against the BMW S1000R, Kawasaki Z1000, and MV Brutale 1090RR in this strictly Four-Cylinder Streetfighter Shootout.

2014 Ducati Monster vs KTM 1290 Super Duke

Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Ducati’s up-spec S model Monster 1200 lines up against KTM’s Super Duke 1290 R on the road. Which Twin comes out on top in this European comparison?

2014 Triple-Cylinder Street Bike Shootout

Monday, January 6, 2014
Three times the fun. MotoUSA samples a trio of Inline Triples, pitting the all-new Yamaha FZ-09 and MV Agusta Brutale 800 against Triumph's Street Triple 675 R ABS.

2013 650 Twins Shootout

Tuesday, September 10, 2013
We pit the 2013 Honda NC700X vs. the 2013 Suzuki V-Strom vs. the 2013 Kawasaki Versys to see which utilitarian middleweight motorcycle has the upper hand in our 2013 650 Twins Shootout.

Moto Guzzi V7 Stone vs Triumph Thruxton

Wednesday, October 31, 2012
We compare Moto Guzzi’s updated-for-2013 V7 Stone versus the tried-and-true Triumph Thruxton in this café racer motorcycle comparison.

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!

SYM Wolf Classic vs. CCW tha Misfit

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Our favorite Bay Area literary roustabout steps into cafe-racer mode comparing the SYM Wolf Classic 150 and Cleveland CycleWerk's tha Misfit.

2011 Streetfighter Shootout

Monday, October 31, 2011
Sportbike performance with more forgiving ergos and stripped down styling. Once again its time for a MotoUSA Streetfighter Shootout.

2011 Middleweight Adventure Touring Comparo

Monday, May 30, 2011
The Germans and the Brits square off for middleweight adventure touring supremacy with the 2011 BMW F800GS against the all-new 2011 Triumph Tiger 800 XC.

2-3-4 Middleweight Street Bike Comparison

Monday, March 14, 2011
Three different engine configurations wrapped in a naked standard package battle it out in this middleweight street bike comparison review.

2010 Electric Motorcycle Comparison

Monday, December 6, 2010
Batteries, motors, extension cords... Electric motorcycles aren't coming folks, they're already here. Read more in our 2010 Electric Motorcycle Comparison between the Zero DS & Brammo Enertia.

2011 Aprilia Shiver 750 vs Ducati Monster 796

Monday, November 15, 2010
The Ducati Monster 796 squares off against the Aprilia Shiver 750 in this motorcycle comparison review.

2010 Adventure Touring Shootout

Monday, September 27, 2010
The adventure bike market improved in 2010 with the addition of a new model from Ducati. We put the revised Multistrada 1200 against the BMW R1200GS and Triumph Tiger 1050 for an Adventure Touring Shootout.

2010 Streetfighter Shootout IV

Monday, September 13, 2010
Find out which naked streetfighter style motorcycle is the best as we compare the Ducati Streetfighter, Kawasaki Z1000, and KTM 990 Super Duke in this street bike shootout comparison test.

2009 Streetfighter Comparo III

Monday, September 7, 2009
Motorcycle-USA shreds rubber on three brand new Streetfighter style motorcycles from Aprilia, Buell, and Ducati in this Streetfighter motorcycle comparison review. Find out which is the best in this motorcycle comparison review.

Triumph Bonneville vs GT1000 Touring

Wednesday, September 2, 2009
Vintage motorcycle style with a modern twist. Motorcycle USA samples two retro-themed offerings from Triumph and Ducati, the new-for-2009 Triumph Bonneville SE and Ducati GT1000 Touring.

2009 Kawasaki ER-6n vs Suzuki Gladius

Monday, June 8, 2009
See how the Kawasaki ER-6n motorcycle stacks up against the Suzuki Gladius motorcycle in this Motorcycle USA street bike motorcycle comparison.

2009 Sportster XR1200 vs Moto Guzzi Griso 8v

Monday, April 20, 2009
Air-cooled Twins from historic motorcycle marques face off in this Motorcycle USA street comparison, with the Harley-Davidson XR1200 battling the Moto Guzzi Griso 8v.