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Real Rides: Karl’s GT550

Published on 15/01/2013 By admin

The first such story in a new regular series, let’s take an in-depth look at a honest-to-god, real motorcycle ridden by a real reader. Karl is a 43-year old software engineer, avid car collector and longtime rider based in San Diego. This is the air-cooled, two-stroke, three-cylinder 1973 Suzuki GT550K he restored himself. The Builder […]

KTM 1190 Adventure R: the real deal?

Published on 07/10/2012 By admin

In its communications discussing the bike, KTM goes to great lengths to acknowledge the unique capability of the original 950/990 Adventure, going on to suggest that the new non-R 1190 expands the brands appeal into the larger circle of riders who don’t take their big, shiny dirt bikes off road, then stating that the R […]