CF MOTO 800MT TOURING (2022 – on) Review


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As sure as with electric vehicles, global warming and English world cup football disappointment, Chinese motorcycles remain the ‘coming thing’. And, backed by the popular success of lightweight brands such as Lexmoto and Sinnis along with Chinese/European retro mash-ups like Bullit (now Bluroc) and Herald, the question now is not so much a case of ‘if’ Chinese bikes are good enough – but ‘when’.

Or, more specifically: ‘When is a Chinese brand going to build, not just

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Video rev… | Is this the future of motorcycle touring?


Brand new for 2022, the Energica Experia hopes that the largest battery pack on two wheels will do enough to tempt new & existing riders to ‘green touring’.

Though certainly a premium machine with a price tag of £27,790, the given range for the Energica Experia is a maximum of 260 miles, while longer stints at top speed may see that dwindle closer to 130 miles. 

Have a watch of the video review below and see what you think. At the very least, you can enjoy the beautiful Dolomites views.

Now, there seem to be two distinct camps when it

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2022 BMW R 18 Transcontinental + R 18 B Test: New Touring Motorcycles

2022 BMW R 18 B

Sauerkraut, bratwurst, red cabbage, Bavarian beer, German engineering. If it is German, I like it. My mother came to America in her 20s from Bavaria, met my father, and the rest was history. For my entire life, I was fed a steady diet of everything German. I grew up in love with German cars and later motorcycles.

2022 BMW R 18 B Transcontinental Test: Price
2022 BMW R 18 Transcontinental

My current long-distance touring motorcycle is a BMW R 1250 GS. It is my second wasserboxer-driven bike, so I know the engine configuration well. I appreciate most that German manufacturers develop a product,

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Here Are The Best Touring Motorcycles On The Market In 2021


Traditional touring motorcycles are characterized by large fairings, fuel tanks, windshields, large displacement torquey engines, and upright sitting positions. Tourers are also provided with saddlebags or panniers and numerous other features to ensure riders’ comfort during long hours in the saddle. Nowadays, touring motorcycles have grown in number, and the segment has been subdivided along the lines of size, performance, and features. Hence we now have full-dress tourers (the traditional tourers), adventure tourers, and sport-tourers.

In looking for the best touring motorcycles on the market in 2021, we will be searching among the traditional tourers. And since there are so

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Here’s Why Honda Offers The Best Touring Motorcycles From Japan


Touring motorcycles are one of the most important bike categories on the road. This is because they allow people to explore much larger portions of the world at a time, since they are designed with touring and sightseeing in mind, as the name suggests.

Pretty much every motorcycle company makes touring motorcycles. However, as with everything, some do it better than others, and even best of all in some senses. The “best” is often broken down to where those motorcycles are based in terms of country.

In terms of considering the best touring motorcycles from Japan, the options are vast.

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2021 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide Revival Test: Touring the Deserts


The name Electra Glide is iconic. “Bright One” in Greek, the Electra name has magic, even if the legend it’s based on is a tragic one. Add in Glide, and you have the images of effortless travel down the highway with the wind in your face. Harley-Davidson Electra Glide rolls nicely off the tongue and inspires travel fantasies.

Electra Glide Revival Test: Price

When I first saw the 2021 Harley-Davidson Electra Glide Revival, I was simply stunned. The styling of the new Revival grabbed my attention as securely as any motorcycle on the market. While I admire the look of the 1969 Electra Glide—the first

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