Are big adventure bikes killing adventure riding?


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New bikes

 01 May 2012 09:20

In this week’s MCN the new BMW G650GS Sertao is tested against Yamaha’s Tenere 660. Part of the discussion between the testers concentrates on how much easier off-roading is on a bike that feels light and agile – which both these single-cylinders do compared to behemoths such as Triumph’s Explorer and Yamaha’s Super Tenere 1200.

But are these two middleweight adventure bikes still far too big? Renowned global adventurer Austin Vince thinks so. When we asked him how big an adventure bike should really be, here’s what he said:

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Top 100 Motorcycles according to Britian Riders


MCN Britian Bikers Survey Results here

I don’t know some of the models on this list but I wonder if North America’s list would be much different?  If anyone has a list of the top 100 bikes in North America can you let me know?  In any case this is rather interesting to see what is and was popular over yonder. AN older list from 2010…you think 2011 might be different??????????????

Top 100 Motorcycles: 10 to 1

By MCN

 08 January 2010 14:08

More than 12,000 MCN readers have responded to our Biking Britain survey this year, and their combined scores on the bikes they own and love (or hate) have allowed us to put together this definitive list of your top 100 bikes.

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