6. 2007 Power Cruisers Shootout


A couple years into the newly-branded Star Motorcycles regime, the 2007 Power Cruisers Shootout included two Yamahas, the V Star Midnight Warrior and VMax. The three other competitors were Harley-Davidson‘s VRSCR Street Rod, Victory’s Hammer and Kawasaki’s Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak. The editors all chose a different bike according to their personal tastes, but were also in agreement that the Midnight Warrior was the best at at combining cruising with powering for a price that was more affordable than the others. This cruiser shootout remains more popular than the number seven in this list, the 2007 Literbike Shootout from the same model year. And people wonder why we cover cruisers as much as we do.

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