Bike Reviews

Read all the motorcycle reviews from the trusted staff of Cycle News. From First Rides to Comparison tests, we write the reviews you want to read and test the bikes you want to ride.

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First test ride of the Honda CRF450RWE Works Edition.

2019 Honda CRF450RWE | First Test
We hang out with Honda’s new CRF450RWE Works Edition

Alan Cathcart tests the 2019 Ducati Panigale V4 R.

2019 Ducati Panigale V4 R | First Impression
First test on the new Ducati Sportbike

2019 Cycle News 250cc Four-Stroke Motocross Shootout: We ride and rate the latest crop of 250cc four-stroke motocrossers.

2019 250cc Motocross Shootout
Comparing the 2019 250 Motocross bikes

The Top 10 Street Bikes We Can’t Wait to Ride in 2019
The New Year is almost here and with it comes a whole stack of sweet new rides.

2019 Husqvarna FC 450 Rockstar Edition

2019 Husqvarna FC 450 Rockstar Edition First Look
Refinements for the 2019 Husqvarna FC 450 Rockstar Edition

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Can the 2019 Suzuki RM-Z250 return Suzuki to production-class greatness? To help answer that question, we got our first chance to try out the all-new RM-Z
2019 Suzuki RM-Z250 | First Impression
We get our first taste of the all-new Suzuki RM-Z250
Born from the 1290 Super Duke R, the GT has always been a sport tourer with attitude. It’s still rough and tough, but it’s grown up a bit in the last few years
2019 KTM Super Duke GT | First Impression
Older And Tougher
2018 Suzuki RM-Z250 | Project Bike | FMF and Precision Concepts help us liven-up the little RM-Z and see how far a few basic upgrades can go.
2018 Suzuki RM-Z250 | Project Bike
Going For Gold
We compare today’s most hard-core dual-sport motorcycles: Honda’s CRF450L, Beta’s 430 RR-S, KTM’s 500 EXC-F and Husqvarna’s FE 450.
2019 Dual-Sport Shootout
The Stage Is Set
BMW’s new F 850 GS is the kind of adventure bike the GS label promises—a true go-anywhere machine.
2019 BMW F 850 GS | First Impression
Middleweight Master
We take a box-stock motocross weapon and turn it into a tarmac shredding supermoto racer
2018 Suzuki RM-Z450 Supermoto Build
The Fun Machine
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