​This Week In MotorcyclesS

Know how we're always on about motorcycles being a far more sensible form of personal transportation than cars? Well, we just tested one that does it all, does it in comfort and does it cheaply. And then we tested one that's a bit meaner.

2014 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Review: Equipped with a 1,037cc V-twin pulled from a '90s superbike, this new V-Strom 1000 is fast, comfortable, versatile and affordable. You can commute on it, tour on it and we even took it off road. Read more on RideApart…

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2014 Kawasaki Z1000 Review: Pin it to redline, and the twist doesn't quit; though Kawasaki only publishes torque figures (81.7 lb.-ft. at 7,300 rpm), our seat of the pants suggest that an equally lusty amount of horsepower comes into play at higher rpms. Read more on RideApart…

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2014 Polaris Sportsman Ace: Have you tried an ATV or Side-by-Side yet? The exploding segment is mind bogglingly capable off-road, cheap to run and fun to ride. This new Ace blends the safety and ease of a SxS with the dimensions and performance of an ATV. Read more on UTVUnderground…

How To Get Your Elbow Down: Dragging elbow serves no real purpose in racing. It doesn't help you go faster, it ruins your suit and you don't get extra style points for pulling it off throughout a race. With that being said, don't act like you don't want to be able to do it! Here's how to get your elbow down. Read more on RideApart…

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Knots You Need To Know For Motorcycling: Strapping stuff to your bike or strapping your bike into a truck? You can do it all with just a simple hank of rope. Read more on RideApart…

How To Safely Pass Other Traffic: Passing. Totally legal, but also terribly controversial, likely to upset the passee and, if you don't do it right, terribly dangerous. But, it's also one of the unique abilities of the motorcycle and a skill any rider needs to master. Here's how to safely pass other traffic on your motorcycle. Read more on RideApart…

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Top Five Custom R-Series BMWs, Volume Two: Is there any more versatile platform for a custom build than the venerable BMW R-Series boxer twin? Chris Hunter walks you through the second list of the five best ever made. Read more on BikeEXIF…