2005 Kawasaki Vulcan 2000 Comparo

Kawasaki Vulcan 2000It’s a weird comment on the current state of motorcycling when a rider of the largest V-Twin engine in production feels almost ordinary in this crowd. But that would…

2005 Kawasaki Mean Comparo

Two years ago MotorcycleUSA took a stock Mean Streak and transformed it into a Bonneville AMA Land Speed record holder. By the time our Meanie was ripping down the Salt Flats of Bonneville we…

2009 H-D Electra Glide vs Kawasaki Voyager

Harley-Davidson’s Ultra Classic Electra Glide is the gold standard in classic luxury-touring motorcycles. Since its introduction in 1988, the Electra Glide has become an iconic image on American roadways. Easily identified…

2006 Husaberg FE450e Comparison

Riding the Husaberg has us convinced that Swedes either live in rainy, nasty conditions, or are all midgets. The riding position handed us our first clue as we tried to cram ourselves…

Honda NC700X vs BMW C650GT

Even with different transmissions, it’s remarkable how similar these two machines look when you strip them naked (unlike me and Alan). The Honda uses a tube-steel frame that not only…

2013 Honda NC700X Comparison

One characteristic common among Honda motorcycles is smoothness. Fuss-free transmissions, even power delivery, and light handling are de rigueur for most Honda-made machinery. So it was refreshing to discover that Honda injected…