Standard Motorcycle News and Reviews

This Triumph motorcycle is an example of a Standard motorcycleThis is your destination for the latest Standard Motorcycle News and Reviews. Standard Motorcycle definitions are broad and sort of a catch-all for everything that is simply a street motorcycle outside the niches of other categories. Cycle News features the latest Standard Bike news, tests, reviews and comparisons. Sometimes called Naked Bikes, these machines get back to basics with open cockpits, upright or relaxed posture and exposed engines and frames. Standard Bikes are comfortable and can range from mellow entry-level budget bikes to stripped down performance machines built for attacking corners and flaunting speed. Frills are kept to a minimum and motorcycling gets back to its core. They aren’t retro, because they’ve never really changed.

Standard Motorcycle, News, Reviews and Specifications

The go-to Standard Bike example must be the traditional Triumph with it’s compact riding stance and open appearance, showing off the simplicity of a motorcycle. Today, nearly every major motorcycle manufacturer is taking on the Standard segment. Headline-grabbing models from Yamaha, Ducati, BMW and others keep the segment relative in the mainstream while niche brands like Royal Enfield build nothing but Standards. Motorcycling simplicity is what it’s all about.

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2019 Suzuki SV650X Review | For 2019, Suzuki introduced a Café-inspired version dubbed the SV650X, and the bike continues as a 2020 model.
2019 Suzuki SV650X Review

Friday, September 27, 2019

One platform provides two rather different motorcycles with the 2019 Honda CB650R and CBR650R
2019 Honda CB650R and CBR650R Review

Monday, June 17, 2019

Husqvarna hits the target with its newest Arrow, the 2019 Husqvarna Svartpilen 701
2019 Husqvarna Svartpilen 701 Review

Thursday, April 18, 2019

KTM’s single-cylinder 390 Duke is a classic case of a good motorcycle that doesn’t overthink things
2018 KTM 390 Duke | First Impression

Thursday, September 13, 2018


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