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Original-Owner 2010 Triumph Street Triple R Prepares to Change Hands, Looks Tempting
Original-Owner 2010 Triumph Street Triple R Prepares to Change Hands, Looks Tempting

11 Sep 2022, 10:09 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Its 675cc triple packs quite a punch, and there’s an abundance of premium chassis componentry to keep all that power firmly in check

 
Low-Mile 2008 KTM 1190 RC8 Jogs on ZR-Rated Pirelli Footgear With 2021 Date Codes
Low-Mile 2008 KTM 1190 RC8 Jogs on ZR-Rated Pirelli Footgear With 2021 Date Codes

18 May 2022, 20:30 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / It wasn’t until 2010 that the RC8 nameplate came to the United States, so what you’re seeing here is one of very few 2008 models found on American soil

 
This Mint-Condition 2005 Triumph Rocket III Is yet to Be Taken on Its First Ride
This Mint-Condition 2005 Triumph Rocket III Is yet to Be Taken on Its First Ride

22 Feb 2022, 14:52 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / When prompted, the mechanical colossus can draw as much as 140 ponies and 147 pound-feet of crushing torque from its humungous 2.3-liter powerhouse

 
Four-Mile 2022 BMW M 1000 RR Is a Street-Legal Track Weapon for Your Inner Daredevil
Four-Mile 2022 BMW M 1000 RR Is a Street-Legal Track Weapon for Your Inner Daredevil

7 Feb 2022, 16:18 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Let’s be honest, though – few riders possess the necessary skill to tame a fiendish Bavarian monstrosity with over 200 hp on tap

 
This Unmarred 2010 BMW HP2 Sport Grips the Asphalt Via Youthful Bridgestone Footgear
This Unmarred 2010 BMW HP2 Sport Grips the Asphalt Via Youthful Bridgestone Footgear

6 Feb 2022, 02:16 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Normally, a modern Beemer may not be the first thing you’d associate with bulletproof reliability, but riders seem to think the HP2 is an exception

 
2000 Suzuki TL1000R Has Yoshimura Pipes and Michelin Tires With Fresh Date Codes
2000 Suzuki TL1000R Has Yoshimura Pipes and Michelin Tires With Fresh Date Codes

21 Jan 2022, 01:00 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / If you decide to push its 996cc V-twin to the limit, the ruthless force of 135 horses will catapult you past the quarter-mile mark in 11.2 spine-tingling ticks

 
12K-Mile 1999 Suzuki TL1000R Will Have You Begging the Warm Season to Arrive Sooner
12K-Mile 1999 Suzuki TL1000R Will Have You Begging the Warm Season to Arrive Sooner

29 Dec 2021, 13:28 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / The force of 135 feral horses pushes this beast past the quarter-mile mark in 11.2 seconds, before topping out at 165 mph

 
14K-Mile 2001 Suzuki GSX-R1000 Dances on High-Grade Michelin Pilot Power Rubber
14K-Mile 2001 Suzuki GSX-R1000 Dances on High-Grade Michelin Pilot Power Rubber

27 Dec 2021, 21:03 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / This beast combines the force of 160 ponies with a dry weight of 375 pounds, and it’ll launch you past the quarter-mile mark in less than eleven ticks

 
This Neat 2003 Honda CBR1100XX Super Blackbird Is Out for Ninja ZX-11 Blood
This Neat 2003 Honda CBR1100XX Super Blackbird Is Out for Ninja ZX-11 Blood

27 Dec 2021, 14:05 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Before Honda’s ruthless CBR1100XX made its first appearance, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-11 was regarded as the fastest production motorcycle ever built

 
Impeccable 4,300-Mile 2014 KTM 1290 Super Duke R Is the Very Definition of Epic
Impeccable 4,300-Mile 2014 KTM 1290 Super Duke R Is the Very Definition of Epic

26 Dec 2021, 11:38 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / By combining the force of 180 wicked ponies with a dry weight of just 417 pounds, the Austrian gladiator can achieve a quarter-mile time of 10.3 seconds

 
This Low-Mile 2021 MV Agusta Rush 1000 Is a Rare 212-HP Rocket You Can Own
This Low-Mile 2021 MV Agusta Rush 1000 Is a Rare 212-HP Rocket You Can Own

3 Dec 2021, 19:29 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / With its staggering power output digits and a dry weight of 410 pounds, the mechanical marvel is able to hit speeds of up to 186 mph

 
Low-Mile 2016 Ducati Scrambler Flat Track Pro Has SC-Project Pipes and LED Blinkers
Low-Mile 2016 Ducati Scrambler Flat Track Pro Has SC-Project Pipes and LED Blinkers

26 Nov 2021, 19:42 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / That eye-popping orange hue was outsourced from Lamborghini, and it looks arguably better than the Scrambler’s original color scheme

 
1991 Kawasaki ZX-7 Ninja Procures Extra Stopping Power From Refurbished Brakes
1991 Kawasaki ZX-7 Ninja Procures Extra Stopping Power From Refurbished Brakes

25 Nov 2021, 00:16 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / With 100 hp on tap, the ZX-7 Ninja (aka ZXR750) wasn’t the most vicious bike offered by Kawasaki in the early nineties. Nonetheless, it was still a great ride

 
This Zero-Mile 2006 Triumph Daytona 675 Spent Its Whole Life on Display
This Zero-Mile 2006 Triumph Daytona 675 Spent Its Whole Life on Display

23 Nov 2021, 22:16 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Take a sizeable herd of wild horses, add a dry weight of 363 pounds, and you’ll end up with one sensational machine. Ladies and gents, enter the Daytona 675

 
Zero-Mile 2005 Triumph Rocket III Will Launch You Into the Stratosphere
Zero-Mile 2005 Triumph Rocket III Will Launch You Into the Stratosphere

21 Nov 2021, 21:16 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Its liquid-cooled 2,294cc inline-three engine is good for up to 140 hp and 147 pound-feet of twist, leading to a quarter-mile time of 11.7 seconds

 
You’ve Only Got a Few Days to Bid for This Zero-Mile Triumph Daytona 650
You’ve Only Got a Few Days to Bid for This Zero-Mile Triumph Daytona 650

20 Nov 2021, 22:15 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Since we’re talking about an esteemed motorcycle that is – for all intents and purposes – brand-new, you might end up spending a fair bit of cash

 
12K-Mile 1996 Kawasaki ZX-7RR Ninja Boasts Top-Notch Aftermarket Plumbing
12K-Mile 1996 Kawasaki ZX-7RR Ninja Boasts Top-Notch Aftermarket Plumbing

19 Nov 2021, 23:55 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / You know a motorcycle means business when its name contains the letter R. Subsequently, two Rs indicate that things are about to get seriously bonkers

 
1996 Suzuki GSX-R750 Rides on Aftermarket Hoops Adorned With Higher-Spec Brakes
1996 Suzuki GSX-R750 Rides on Aftermarket Hoops Adorned With Higher-Spec Brakes

17 Nov 2021, 21:30 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / You’ll have no trouble noticing those bright OZ Racing sneakers, but the other modifications found on this Gixxer are a little more discrete

 
This Mildly Modified 2019 Honda CB1000R Looks and Sounds Downright Predatory
This Mildly Modified 2019 Honda CB1000R Looks and Sounds Downright Predatory

14 Oct 2021, 21:09 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / That livery may be polarizing, but we’d say the shark motif is an appropriate pick for a two-wheeled monstrosity with 143 horses on tap

 
8K-Mile 2018 BMW S 1000 R Comes With Premium Dash Cams and Bridgestone Sneakers
8K-Mile 2018 BMW S 1000 R Comes With Premium Dash Cams and Bridgestone Sneakers

12 Oct 2021, 16:29 UTC · By: Silvian Secara / Featuring low mileage, aftermarket goodies and a sizeable herd of feral ponies on tap, this Bavarian is a force to be reckoned with