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Honda City Adventure Heading for Production, May Be Called “X-ADV”

Honda‘s City Adventure scooter appears headed for production, with a camouflaged prototype recently spotted undergoing road testing. A video published by Italian site shows a prototype that very closely resembles the concept model that debuted at EICMA. Get the Flash Player to see this player. Despite the camouflage, weRead More

2017 AJP PR7 Adventure Bike Teased In New Video

AJP released this teaser video today of its latest model, the PR7, a 600cc Adventure model slated to be released in September 2016 as a 2017 model. For those unfamiliar with AJP, the company was founded circa 1987 in Portugal by Antonio J. Pinto, a seven-time Portuguese National Enduro champion.Read More

13th Annual KTM Adventure Rider Rally

Make plans to join KTM staff and enthusiasts for the 13th Annual KTM Adventure Rider Rally in scenic Deadwood, SD on August 19-21, 2016. The KTM Adventure Rider Rally provides riders of all skill levels an opportunity to ride with and learn from adventurers from all over the world. TheRead More

2016 Adventure Bikes Spec For Spec

Last year’s Ultimate Sports-Adventure-Touring Shootout – a seven-day, nine-bike extravagasm – pitted some of the lesser dirtable models (Versys 1000 LT, Multistrada S, S1000XR) against some of the industry’s more formidable off-roaders (1290 Super Adventure, 1190 Adventure, R1200GS) as well as a few inbetweeners (Caponord, V-Strom, Tiger Explorer). With thisRead More

2015 EICMA: Honda City Adventure

Honda unveiled a concept model in Milan today, the City Adventure possibly foreshadows a new development direction for Honda scooters. Besides the image above, no other information was provided regarding the City Adventure. Styling wise, it appears to be a scooter of adventurous nature with long-travel suspension, semi-knobby tires, andRead More

Ventamax A New Adventure Jacket From Spidi + Video

For the Adventure rider looking for a jacket that can keep water out, yet still provide superior airflow during warm months, the Spidi Ventamax is worth a look. Designed to let air in and water out, the Ventamax features an outer shell that’s 50% mesh fabric, mated to Spidi’s H2OutRead More

Schuberth Shows E1 Adventure Helmet

Schuberth has finally taken the covers off the new E1 Adventure helmet. So, we can now show you the photos. The rest of the press information is the same as when John Burns wrote about it last month. For those who are too lazy…er…busy to go read the previous article, here is the executive summary:Read More

Rider Training Buyers Guide Adventure and Off-Road

No review of an adventure bike is complete without the observation that few of them will probably ever turn a wheel off-road, since ADV bikes are the SUVs of the motorcycle world, and SUVs rarely get taken off-road. But motorcycle people are way more adventurous than car-driving ones. And evenRead More

Top 10 Reasons To Go On An Epic Adventure

  Every time I get on the phone with my brother in Ohio we talk until the time difference forces him to go to bed, one of our cellphones dies, or one of us runs out of beer. Running out of beer usually isn’t the culprit, and after enough ofRead More

Not the New Schuberth E1 Adventure

Nope, the blue helmet pictured is the C3 Pro, which German helmet maker Schuberth has been making since 2013. We got to attend a fun little media gathering last night for Schuberth’s all-new E1 Adventure helmet, which Schuberth wants you to know all about. What they don’t want are anyRead More

MOs Ultimate Sport-Touring Adventure Update Day 5 + Video

It’s the second to last day of MO’s Ultimate Sport-Touring Adventure, and so far the gang has logged more than 1300 miles. Those miles haven’t been trouble-free, however, as a downed KTM and a blown fork seal on the Triumph have set the group back slightly. Surprisingly, the crew hadn’tRead More

Win an Arai Helmet By Picking Our Ultimate Sport-Touring Adventure Shootout Winner

While our MO test team is off on our 2015 Ultimate Sport-Touring Adventure Shootout, you can get in on the fun by guessing which bike you think will win. If you guess correctly, you will be entered in a draw to win a brand new Arai XD-4 helmet (approximate retailRead More