Test Ride: 2012 Suzuki GSX-R750

?2012 Suzuki GSX-R750? Does one really need a Liter Bike?   The Suzuki GSX-R750 first appeared on the global cycling scene in 1985, and was destined to become a notable foundation for the sportbikes that grace today?s marketplace. Unmatched in engineering feats and in the production of lightweight frames and power, it scored a stunning…

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Test Ride: 2012 Kawasaki Ninja 650

?Kawasaki?s 2012 Ninja 650: Stellar and more rider friendly? My very first experience aboard a Kawasaki Ninja 650 (it?s been so long ago, it could well have been a 600) at Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, CA , which I still think of as Sears Point Raceway). It was during a Kawasaki track day that followed…

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Test Ride: 2011 Honda CBR 250R

?Honda?s CBR250R: An excellent entry sportbike? ? So, you?re thinking about taking up the sport of motorcycling, or perhaps you?re already a rider and would like to get a bike for a family member, so that they can share the enjoyment of the open road on two wheels. Where do you start your search for…

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Test Ride: 2009 Yamaha FZ6R

?Yamaha?s all-new FZ6R for 2009: Ideal entry level sport bike? ?Initially, one might think that the all-new 2009 FZ6R sport bike is simply an enhanced FZ6. Not so ? the only thing on the entire bike that is from the FZ6, is the basic engine design. The FZ6R ranks as a sport bike for the…

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Test Ride: 2009 Honda CBR 600 RR

??2009 Honda?s CBR600 RR: Technology abounds”? For those who regularly peruse my reviews of two-wheeled transport, it?s certainly no secret that I?m a much bigger fan of standard motorcycles and of the cruiser genre than I am of all-out sport bikes. There?s nothing wrong with sport bikes mind you, but lately I seem to be…

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