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2 Misano Circuit San Marino 2012 MotoGP
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7 Sachsenring Germany 2012 MotoGP
25 Catalunya 2012 MotoGP
22 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2012 MotoGP
13 Estoril Circuit Portugal 2012 MotoGP
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26 Laguna Seca United States 2011 MotoGP
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32 Jerez Spain 2010 MotoGP
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43 Phillip Island Australia 2007 MotoGP
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Ultimate Sport-Touring Adventure Shootout Prologue

Ultimate Sport-Touring Adventure Shootout Prologue

Nine bikes and riders, six days and 2,000 miles are the key ingredients going into our 2015 Ultimate Sport-Touring Adventure Shootout. Sprinkle in some off-road trekking and garnish with a few nights of camping, and our shootout souffle will be complete. Special sauce will be provided by the...

Published on September 2 2015, 16:31
Source: www.motorcycle.com
 

Depending on how sporty you like your touring bike, or how touring-oriented you like your sportbike, there is something for every taste these days. Which is the best? To answer that, we first spent some time hashing out here at MO what a "Sport-tourer" is. Does it mean factory hard bags?... 

The old Adventure, however, was outpaced, technologically bereft and suffered from displacement envy. With the introduction of the 2014 1190 Adventure, KTM addressed the bike's shortcomings but in the process has streetified its once dominant dirtbike. Powered by a new 1195cc engine sourced from... 

When dreaming of exploring the globe on two wheels, adventure riders usually dream big, aspiring to high-end machines like BMW's iconic R1200GS and KTM's wonderfully fast and capable 1190 Adventure. However, those lust-worthy globetrotters are priced in a strata that is a stretch for the reality... 

While our MO test team is off on our 2015 Ultimate Sport-Touring Adventure Shootout, you can get in on the fun by guessing which bike you think will win. If you guess correctly, you will be entered in a draw to win a brand new Arai XD-4 helmet (approximate retail value of $730). Simply click on... 

It's the second to last day of MO's Ultimate Sport-Touring Adventure, and so far the gang has logged more than 1300 miles. Those miles haven't been trouble-free, however, as a downed KTM and a blown fork seal on the Triumph have set the group back slightly. Surprisingly, the crew hadn't... 

Not since an Honorable Mention in our 2010 Bike of the Year awards has BMW's R1200GS made this list. Not that it wasn't deserving of honors, but we've been enamored with the 800cc middleweight dual-purpose bikes such as BMW's own F800GS and Triumph's Tiger 800. The GS has been so good at its... 

Editor Score:94.0% Engine 20/20 Suspension/Handling 15/15 Transmission/Clutch 9.5/10 Brakes 9.75/10 Instruments/Controls 3.5/5 Ergonomics/Comfort 9.75/10 Appearance/Quality 9.5/10 Desirability 9/10 Value 8/10 Overall Score 94/100 Turn off the switchable ABS and Motorcycle Traction Control (MTC)...