New 2014 Kawasaki Z1000 Coming Soon

Kawasaki will release a new and improved Z1000 at the internationally recognized EICMA motorcycle show in Milan, Italy in November. Built since 2003, the Z1000 is a streetfighter-style motorcycle offering…

2007 Kawasaki Z1000 First Ride

Railing around a tight corner on a road winding through California’s dairy country, it was time to open up the throttle on a rare section of straight asphalt. Rolling through…

2010 Kawasaki Z1000 First Ride

After a year hiatus, Japanese motorcycle manufacturer Kawasaki returns to its high-performance street bike roots by bringing back the Z1000 to its U.S. motorcycle line-up for the New Year. And while the…

2011 Honda CB1000R Comparison

Europeans have enjoyed the new Honda CB1000R since the 2008 model year. The CB, or the Hornet as it’s known across the Atlantic, has long been one of the cool bikes us…

2013 Honda CB500F First Ride

Honda has proved surprisingly prolific with new-model releases of late. Big Red has added 19 models and counting to its powersports lineup in the last two years. Of that near…