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2012 BMW K1600GTL vs. 2012 Honda Gold Wing Shootout [Video]

  Shootout 2012 BMW K1600GTL vs. 2012 Honda Gold Wing Shootout [Video]
In the red corner, weighing 903 pounds wet, boasting 1832cc, the 2012 Honda Gold Wing. In the blue corner, tipping the scales at 767 pounds with fluids, displacing 1649cc, the 2012 BMW K1600GTL. We pit these touring kingpins in a fight to the finish.

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2010 Honda CRF450R vs. Yamaha YZ450F

Shootout 2010 Honda CRF450R vs. Yamaha YZ450F
The big guns of motocross take aim: Yamaha’s revolutionary new 2010 YZ450F vs. the stalwart Honda CRF450R vs. the real world. The two Japanese giants are ready for a big bore off-road battle. Who is the king of track and trail?

Y2K 250 Motocross Shootout

Shootout Y2K 250 Motocross Shootout
We're not your girlfriend, so we'll stop teasing you. By now you've read our 250 Motocross Teazer, got yourself a Wu-Name and decided that the dirtier side of life is a side you'd like to explore further. And why not? The MX 250s are among the best-sell

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2012 125cc Scooter Shootout [Video]

  Shootout 2012 125cc Scooter Shootout [Video]
The red-headed stepchild of motorcycledom, scooters are a strong alternative to the costs of car ownership and public transit. We decided to pit three of these gas sippers against each other – the Honda PCX, Piaggio Typhoon 125 and Yamaha Zuma 125.

Mongrels to Mecca

Shootout Mongrels to Mecca
Much like the fashion world, scooter popularity follows a cyclical pattern. Scooter sales are currently on the biggest rise since the mid-`80s when "da Bears" quarterback Vince McMahon made scootering cool again. Before that time, scooters were last cool

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2013 Brammo Empulse R vs Zero S ZF11.4 - Video

  Shootout 2013 Brammo Empulse R vs Zero S ZF11.4 - Video
With 100-mph top speeds and purported ranges beyond 100 miles, the 2013 Zero S and Brammo Empulse are the most advanced electric motorcycles in mass production. Let's see which bike comes out on top.

Dual-Sport Shootout: Electric vs. Gasoline!

Shootout Dual-Sport Shootout: Electric vs. Gasoline!
We hear pretty regularly that electric motorcycles are the wave of the future. What about the present? To find out, we decided to pit the 2010 Zero DS Electric Dual Sport against the 2011 Yamaha WR250R in an electric vs. gasoline shootout.