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Nov 14

10 Best Touring Motorcycles

In a motorcycle world, touring motorcycles have great worth. We came up with the list of 10 best touring motorcycles and there is no contest in these rides as each and everyone of them possess some great features and powerful engine specifications.

10. Suzuki Hayabusa

 Suzuki Hayabusa


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With the powerful engine of 1340cc, liquid cooled, 4 cylinder engine, it is one of the great touring motorcycle from Suzuki. It possess 194 bhp in its heart and has large fuel tank that provide ease to the riders. It has ABS standard and great fuel economy.

9. BMW R 1200 GS

BMW R 1200 GS
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BMW always focus on class and quality. This awesome touring motorcycle possess 1170cc, water cooled engine in its heart. It possess the power of 125 bhp and provide good mileage due to its large fuel tank. It has a seat height of 33.5 inches which provide great stability and comfortable position of riding.

8. BMW K 1600 GTL

BMW K 1600 GTL
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Once again we have an awesome touring motorcycle by BMW that has a graceful design and style. It possess the powerful engine of 1649cc and 160 hp in its heart. It produce maximum 129 lb-ft of torque. It includes standard ABS and has many new electronic features.

7. Triumph Trophy

Triumph Trophy
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Triumph has produced many touring motorcycle and this one possess great qualities of touring motorcycle. It has 1215cc engine in its heart and can produce furious ride. It includes standard ABS which provides awesome braking system. It has many electronic based features.

6. Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Voyager

 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Voyager
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This motorcycle by Kawasaki is a long touring bike with saddle bags on both sides to carry essentials. It has a 1700cc V-twin engine in its heart with great custom options. The saddle bags are big enough to contain 2 full face helmets.

5. Ducati Multistrada 1200 S Touring

 Ducati Multistrada 1200 S Touring
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Ducati has the most stylish motorcycles in their bank. They are the Ferrari in motorcycle world. This touring monster is a beautifully designed motorcycle with standard ABS and traction system included. It also contains saddle bags on both sides.

4. Yamaha FJR 1300

Yamaha FJR 1300
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As we all know Yamaha has produced most economical motorcycles in the history and this one is amazing motorcycle in touring category. It is more like a sport bike than a sport touring. It has great design and styling with saddle bags on both sides.

3. Victory Cross Country Tour

Victory Cross Country Tour
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Victory motorcycles are very famous from touring aspects. This cruiser has improved power and suspension system. It also includes saddle bags on both sides which are big enough to contain your essentials and helmet.

2. Harley Davidson Electra Glide Ultra Limited

 Harley Davidson Electra Glide Ultra Limited
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H-D motorcycles are very well known cruising and touring motorcycles. This Electra Glide provide great fuel economy and a comfortable ride with low seat height. It produces maximum torque of 105.5 lb-ft with the compression ratio of 10.1:1.

1. Honda Gold Wing F6B

Honda Gold Wing F6B
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With the power engine of 1832cc in its heart it provide cruising and comfortable ride. Honda Gold Wing includes electric reverse gear with flat six engine. It possess the quality of a sports bike and can be ridden like one. It has total wet weight of 842 pounds which provide stability on the road and has a low seat height and center of gravity.


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Nov 14

2015 Triumph Street Triple RX

The 2015 Triumph Street triple RX is a middle weight super sports bike. This machine has come up with really powerful engine and many modification options. Recently, this super bike has been displayed in events and races. This Model has come up with many changes in design and look. Rest of the Triumph does not changed much though little changes were done to the engine and parts. Mostly, all the street triple comes with two year, mileage warranty. The color it has come up in is attractive and catchy. They mixed it with the metallic silver and red accents.

2015 Triumph Street Triple RX

 

This new special edition version of the street triple RX has red wheels, seat cowl, belly pan and fly screen as standard. Bike’s engine has not changed, it is 675 cc, three cylinder that produces 68 Nm of torque and 105 horse power. It has fully adjustable mono shocks and the brakes are 4 piston radial-mount calipers at front with ABS. Its three cylinder beautiful engine is a favorite one for the riders. It has such a delightful voice every time it roars. A quickshifter is fitted in for clutch less, full throttle up shift.

2015 Triumph Street Triple RX

 

It is upgraded slightly from the street triple R to street triple RX with cosmetic changes all over the body and new lovable designs. They gave it a beautiful tail section with red rear sub frame that is taken from Daytona 675R. So, this is the actual beautiful change that make it looks totally different from the previous one and give it a fancy look of sports bike.

2015 Triumph Street Triple RX

Along with the change of design, it has a great equipment level. It has an engine immobilizer, programmable gear shift lights, fuel gauge, comprehensive LCD digital instrumentation that includes a built in lap timer. It has a tachometer and digital speed meter more importantly, It has a clock and gear position indicator and the clock can display the front and rear tire pressures when the optional tire pressure monitoring system is fitted.

2015 Triumph Street Triple RX

2015 Triumph Street Triple RX

 

It has a street triple front end and Daytona 675 tail section. It has come up with standard quickshifter and dual 310 mm floating disc. Its service intervals are every 6,000 miles or one year. If looking for a good sports ride than check this one out, it is a beautiful machine for super sports bike lovers.

2015 Triumph Street Triple RX


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Nov 14

Honda NC750X DCT- A Great Ride

Honda has been producing some amazing riding from many years. Though by the time, technology prevails over every field of life and also in motorcycle world. With the production of bikes with auto gearbox, riders felt great deal of comfort but they also felt that the bike’s control was kind of lost from their hands. This Honda NC750X DCT comes up with the gearbox associated to the clutch with some modifications. So, the skillful rider with high competency can handle the engine in a more delicate way.

Honda NC750X DCT

With the control on engine in rider hands prevent the danger of extra braking on slippery surfaces or descending steep hills. This motorcycle gives tough competition in all aspects. Its 745 cc, twin cylinder, eight valve engine gives 58 horsepower. With high speed this motorcycle has an excellent fuel efficiency. With 750 cc engine and rpm’s redline at 6500 it behaves like a car’s engine. The owner of the test bike regularly gets 70 mpg and manage 200 miles by filling up the small, 14.1 liter, under seat fuel tank. For American customers, who cannot manage the high 58 hp Honda came up with the original 670 cc motor with is 75 cc smaller and gives 4 horse power less.

Honda NC750X DCT

 

Don’t push it too hard so you can get in to some trouble. It is a fast ride but you have to stay cool and do not go hard on this power full engine it can easily get your license suspended. Always go smooth to complete your journey safely and competently.

Honda NC750X DCT

NC750 has very delicate and excellent brakes. It has a single disc up front but it is not that strong that the nose dives as soon as you hit the liver but helps you for an easy stop. Its every feature is designed in a way that it can be user friendly. This ride is no doubt is designed as an adventure ride. This semi-automatic machine has an amazingly smoothest throttle at walking pace.

Honda NC750X DCT

Brakes really are a lifesaving aid, not only the front single disc but it comes with the standard ABS. It basically is an excellent road bikes, it does good with corners at speed and high bars make it easy to lean and point.

Honda NC750X DCT

 

Let us through some light on specifications of this adventurous ride. It has liquid-cooled, four stroke, parallel twin, SOHC and 4 valves per cylinder engine. It has a compression ratio of 10.7.1 with computer controlled digital transistorized ignition system. It produces maximum torque of 68 Nm at 4750 rpm. With seat height of 830 mm its kerb weight is 229 kg. It is coming in Red, Black, White and Silver colors.

Honda NC750X DCT

 

In past years NC750x has become one of the best-selling motorcycle in Europe. The difficulty for the riders is to get the license to go on with these adventurous bikes. This NC series by Honda really has been an evolution in the history of super bikes as Honda is putting more and more power into these rides.

Honda NC750X DCT


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Nov 14

MV Agusta Stradale 800 Model 2015

2015 MV Agusta Stradale 800
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After producing many shining sports bikes and reveling itself in category of racing motorcycles, MV Agusta produced an awesome touring motorcycle and the ride was appreciated very well in EICMA by riders and fans. MV Agusta Stradale touring is an amazing touring motorcycle with awesome power and styling of the ride is pretty amazing. It has the cruising abilities on any road, streets and highways. Acceleration department is very good and its heart is amazing with many modifications and new technologies. In electronics, it possess great features such as control system.

2015 MV Agusta Stradale 800
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One amazing thing about this touring motorcycle is that it has a good heart towards beginners, it has new features that are very supportive with respect to beginners. It has a small windscreen that is adjustable with only one hand and it is very important addition to this touring cruiser. It has a reduced seat height of 34.2 inches as compared to the Rivale one but still it is little high with respect to a touring bike. It has a narrow seat/fuel tank juncture that helps riders to reach the ground and this aspect actually covers the height of seat. Suspension is pretty good and offer 5.9 inches of travel and are fully adjustable, front and rear.

2015 MV Agusta Stradale 800
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Wheelbase is a bit longer this time and has the size of 54.4 inches. It also possess a long single sided swing arm. All these features when combined together it put out a great comfortable ride. One thing is always important to look upon when you are looking for a touring ride is its fuel capacity and consumption. It has a large fuel tank with total capacity of 4.2 gallon which makes it amazing touring motorcycle and riders always want a bigger fuel tank in a touring motorcycle. Plus point for this ride is the comfort that MV Agusta has given to the riders. This ride includes saddlebags with integrated indicators on each side which is a welcome addition from rider’s point of view. It has three type of color scheme that you can select according to your choice.

2015 MV Agusta Stradale 800
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It includes: Red/Silver, Pearl White/Aviation Grey and Bronze/Pearl White. Overall designing and styling of Stradale 800 is pretty amazing and has the look of the racer and possess the heart of a touring bike. Braking department includes ABS with rear wheel. With new and advanced electronics, they have given it four different power modes by the help of new motor and vehicle integrated control system (MVICS). It possess the three cylinder, 798cc power engine in its heart and it will make 115 horse power at 11,000 rpm.

2015 MV Agusta Stradale 800

It produces the maximum torque of 58 ft-lbs at 9,000 rpm. It has tweaked parameters on engine torque, power delivery, throttle sensitivity and engine brake levels. Fuel consumption is improved by 20 % in Stradale 800 which is very good sign for the riders. It has a total dry weight of 181 kg which is less for a touring motorcycle but it is stable and balance ride. MV will be competing many touring motorcycles in the industry now after the production of Stradale 800.