Cruisers

Mention cruiser bike to me and the image I immediately see is a typical big ol’ Harley from the 50’s and 60’s. Today, many manufacturers now produce cruiser style motorcycles and you’ll find a good selection within this category.

BMW R 18

BMW R 18 Cruiser With Vintage Styling and the Biggest Boxer Engine Yet

The BMW R 18 was introduced to the world during the Covid-19 pandemic in April 2020 although concept images had been circulating prior to this and the model had been…

harley baggers

Harley Bagger Bikes – Our Top Picks For 2022

A Harley bagger is a very particular kind of touring motorcycle, opting for comfort, plenty of storage and a traditional cruiser feel over and above anything else; they are built…

Honda shadow 750 – An Affordable and Novice Friendly Cruiser

The Honda Shadow 750 has been synonymous with the Cruiser motorcycle scene since 1983 when it was first introduced as a means to compete in the American market where Harley…

Ducati XDiavel – V Twin Sport-Cruiser

The Ducati XDiavel (and its predecessor the Diavel) was a bit of a social pariah in the world, much like the Triumph Rocket 3 or the earlier Yamaha V-Max 1200. …

Suzuki Boulevard S40 – Ideal Starter Bike For Cruiser Fans

A few years ago Suzuki quietly dropped the Suzuki Boulevard S40 from its lineup but that is not to say there are no 2019 models left in dealers or indeed…

Yamaha Virago 250

Yamaha Virago Review 1981 – 2007

I knew when the opportunity to write about the legendary Yamaha Virago came up, I had to jump on it. Yes, that’s right, I said legendary, the Virago has an…

Honda Rebel 250: King Of The Beginner Bikes

If you’re shopping for your first bike and you’re considering the Honda Rebel 250 (also known as the CMX250), you’re in good company.  The Motorcycle Safety Foundation has given thousands…

Harley davidson super glide

The Harley Davidson Super Glide was the original factory custom. It was born out of a culture in the mid 1960’s that was sweeping through the American biker community with…

Honda Goldwing

Honda Gold Wing GL1000

The 1975 Honda GL1000 was built not for speed like most of the other 1970s motorcycles who were in an on going race to build the fastest, best performance motorcycle. …

Kawasaki Vulcan 750 – Stepping on Harley Davidson Toes

The Kawasaki Vulcan 750 was Kawasaki’s first ‘Cruiser’ motorcycle and it hit the mark so well that it remained largely unchanged for its full 22 year production period.  It is…

Harley Sportster

Harley Davidson Sportster – Is The Legend Retiring?

1957 was the first year of the Harley Davidson Sportster. 64 years later and rumours are swirling about it being dropped from Harley’s model range. Say it ain’t so Harley? …

1920 Indian Scout – An American Icon

First released in 1920 and then modernised and re-released in 2014, the Indian Scout is centre of attention once again.  The original Indian Scouts are sought after and restoring one…

Victory motorcycle

Victory Motorcycles – End Of The Road

Sad news this week with the announcement that Victory Motorcycles had reached the end of the road. Most of the magazines carried the story although not many offered an opinion as…

Victory motorcycle