• 2021 Yamaha MT-09/SP2021 Yamaha MT-09/SP
    2021 Yamaha MT-09 (Storm Fluo). (Yamaha/) Ups The same beloved smooth, torquey engine character in a bigger-displacement, lighter-weight package Significant redesign with only a $400 price increase from 2020 model Updated cast aluminum frame and lighter wheels Improved mpg New up-spec SP model available Downs Downs anyone? Anyone? Verdict Yamaha’s MT-09 keeps on keeping on with improvements. The Tuning Fork company doesn’t shy away from adding an up-spec trim for this year either. Let’s just say Yamaha is in tune (eh, sorry) with what the people want. 2021 Yamaha MT-09… Read more »
  • 2022 Suzuki Hayabusa2022 Suzuki Hayabusa
    2022 Suzuki Hayabusa (Metallic Matte Sword Silver & Candy Daring Red). (Suzuki/) Ups Revamped, finally! Still distinctively Hayabusa Boom! Legendary firepower from the 1,340cc inline-four Engine can still accommodate aftermarket go-fast upgrades Remarkable handling for a big bike Great front Brembo brakes Downs Beefy with a claimed 582-pound wet weight Verdict The Hayabusa maintains its legendary status all while being revamped for the times. Better and faster? We will have to determine that when we get a test unit in. 2022 Suzuki Hayabusa (Glass Sparkle Black & Candy Burnt Gold).… Read more »
  • 2021 Husqvarna FE 5012021 Husqvarna FE 501
    2021 Husqvarna FE 501. (Husqvarna/) Ups Strongest Husky enduro with 44.5 hp on tap Suspension comfort that is suitable for a wide range of riders Quality components such as durable skid plate and hand guards Larger tank capacity is not noticeable between the legs Downs Power does sign off lower in the rpm range than the FC 450 motocrosser Consider the extra mass when braking downhill Verdict Dialed-in WP suspension offers remarkable comfort and the 511cc four-stroke engine delivers big-bore power and torque. Looks like a long, comfortable day of… Read more »
  • 2021 Yamaha MT-09/SP2021 Yamaha MT-09/SP
    2021 Yamaha MT-09 (Storm Fluo). (Yamaha/) Ups The same beloved smooth, torquey engine character in a bigger-displacement, lighter-weight package Significant redesign with only a $400 price increase from 2020 model Updated cast aluminum frame and lighter wheels Improved mpg New up-spec SP model available Downs Downs anyone? Anyone? Verdict Yamaha’s MT-09 keeps on keeping on with improvements. The Tuning Fork company doesn’t shy away from adding an up-spec trim for this year either. Let’s just say Yamaha is in tune (eh, sorry) with what the people want. 2021 Yamaha MT-09… Read more »
  • 2022 Suzuki Hayabusa2022 Suzuki Hayabusa
    2022 Suzuki Hayabusa (Metallic Matte Sword Silver & Candy Daring Red). (Suzuki/) Ups Revamped, finally! Still distinctively Hayabusa Boom! Legendary firepower from the 1,340cc inline-four Engine can still accommodate aftermarket go-fast upgrades Remarkable handling for a big bike Great front Brembo brakes Downs Beefy with a claimed 582-pound wet weight Verdict The Hayabusa maintains its legendary status all while being revamped for the times. Better and faster? We will have to determine that when we get a test unit in. 2022 Suzuki Hayabusa (Glass Sparkle Black & Candy Burnt Gold).… Read more »