First Ride: 2017 KTM 1090 Adventure R
Slider

Subscribe Digital Only - 50% Off

• Instant 30+ Issues • Only 6$ with Code: MOBILE50

Adventure/Dual-Sport Motorcycle News, Reviews and Spotlights

ADV News

Monday April 24
Bajarallymoto.com reports that one of Baja CA's original off road racing heroes and Motogear.mx owner, Beto Verber has announced his entry into BAJA RALLY 2017 with a media supported project…
Wednesday April 19
SPOT, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE: GSAT) and a leader in satellite messaging and emergency notification technologies, announced today that its SPOT family of products has…
Wednesday April 19
Lisa Thomas has been exploring the planet by motorbike for over 14 continuous years. Finally, for the first time, here are her “go-to” recipes. Each one has been perfected, prepared,…

ADV Gear Reviews

More bikes come with cable-actuated clutches these days...even machines costing $10K or more. Unless they’re properly maintained, clutch cables can stretch, get gummed up or even break (usually at the…
A fairly common dilemma for adventure riders is having to choose between having a top case or a rack behind the pillion seat for transporting and securing those endless necessities…
Marilyn Monroe once said, “Give a girl the right pair right shoes, and she can conquer the world.” Tire manufacturers must have taken this to heart, because they’ve created a…

ADV Bike Reviews

Un-adorned of touring gear, one might think the lines of the new 1150 Adventure resemble some form of wasp-like cyborg from a Sci-fi thriller. Trimmed down and armored up, the 1150 Adventure's features are intended to make it more of…
Riding motorcycles is all about staying in balance. So is designing and buying them. When you decide to buy a new KTM 1090 Adventure R it will be mainly because it was designed for the purist adventure rider who rides…
Putting out triple-digit horsepower and weighing over a quarter of a ton, these are the behemoths of the adventure motorcycling world. Some hint to their racing heritage, others have been on well documented world tours—but all foster communities that are…

ADV Ride Spotlights

“Want me to make a big splash?” asks Cid. “Sure, that would be great!” I say. I want dramatic photos, after all. Anything we can do to create drama is…
• From Desert to Jungle, Warriors Off to Set a World Record and Conquer the Darien Gap Unsupported on CCM GP450s Despite having seen action in Iraq, Kosovo and Afghnaistan,…
The idea of a transcontinental ride came to me while sitting in my residential flat at Monash University, back in ’09, where I’d been inspired by stories of other overlanders…

ADV Rider Spotlights

Want to improve your off-road riding skills? Some riders grew up blasting from berm to berm on dirt bikes while others got their introductions to the world of two-wheeled freedom…
After two months of riding our native Mexico, the time had come. Today we would venture north of the border. It was a warm morning in San Felipe, Baja California…
Frank Pantheofer and his girlfriend, Simone Dorner, a German couple, just completed a three-and-a-half year epic journey around the world on an old pair of Honda 700cc Transalps. You can…

Featured Adventure/Dual-Sport Videos

Sponsors

Spotlights

Like what you see?

Close

Hit the buttons below to follow us, and keep up to date with the latest ADV!