Motorcycle Maniac: Yamaha Royal Star Venture

2009 Yamaha Royal Star Venture

Yamaha Royal Star Venture: A Bike That Only Gets Better With Age I was out riding with a friend recently when I noticed something a bit strange – he was using an older motorcycle. It definitely wasn’t old enough to be a vintage bike, but it also wasn’t one of the newer models I know […]

Motorcycle Maniac: 2013 Yamaha FJR1300A

2013 Yamaha FJR1300A

When it comes to street bikes, few manufacturers stand taller than Yamaha. A long-time favorite of mine, the venerable brand recently rolled out an update of one of its most beloved bikes, the FJR1300.

Motorcycle Maniac: 2014 Yamaha Star Bolt

2014 Star Bolt

2014 Yamaha Star Bolt: A New Kind Of Cruiser Daytona Bike Week started off with a bang last weekend, and Yamaha took full advantage of the attention to reveal its newest bike: the 2014 Star Bolt motorcycle. The manufacturer grabbed the headlines right away thanks to the motorcycle’s low price tag – a standard will […]

Motorcycle Maniac: 2013 Harley-Davidson Breakout

2013 Harley-Davidson FXSB Softail Breakout

2013 Harley-Davidson FSXB Softail Breakout: A Bike Ready To Steal The Limelight Harley-Davidson reigns supreme for many motorcycle enthusiasts, and its most recent model will likely solidify that sentiment. After getting a chance to test one of these bad boys, I feel pretty confident in saying that the brand’s 110th anniversary year will be one to […]

Motorcycle Maniac: 2012 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero

2012 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero

2012 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero: A Modern Twist On A Touring Bike Traveling around the country on the back of a motorcycle may be the American Dream for many riders, but the curb appeal of most touring motorcycles might be a bit lacking for younger bike enthusiasts. However, there are a few edgier designs in […]