Test and previews
Triumph Tiger 900 Rally Pro. “Piccola” tigre, “grande” carattere!
L’attuale mercato motociclistico è sempre più orientato verso modelli “all terrain”: ne deriva il bisogno di adeguare l’equipaggiamento a ogni tipologia di applicazione. E qui interviene AIROH con un casco dalle ottime prestazioni, versatile, comodo e silenzioso. read more
L’inverno è BEST-GRIP. Con i chiodi si può!
Best Grip è l'azienda produttrice di chiodi a montaggio rapido rimovibili, da utilizzare anche sulle gomme da moto. Complici gli amici del motoclub Castel del Piano e alcune aziende che ci hanon garantito i propri prodotti, abbiamo organizzato una "ciaspolata" d'eccezione sulla neve sul monte Amiata, utilizzando un'endurina e una bicilindrica che rispondono al nome di CFR e KTM! read more
Husqvarna 450 Rally Replica team Solarys. “The test”
Da un progetto in mente alla telefonata di Franco, concessionaro Husqvarna che ci ha concesso due 450 Rally replica "fresche fresche" di Dakar per un test dalle note divertenti e all'insegna della bellezza dei panorami e di degustazioni enogastronomiche d'eccellenza! read more
Rieju 300 MR Racing: chi non muore si rivede
Se KTM ha acquistato il marchio Gas Gas, è Rieju che mantiene nella penisola iberica know how, componentistica e piattaforma tecnologica, divenendo anche nuovo costruttore e distributore (nonché ricambista!). Abbiamo testato per voi la MR 300 allestimento racing! read more
BETA RR 200 racing: prendere il meglio e trasformarlo in massimo
Come ogni anno l’autunno porta il giallo nei boschi, il buio alle cinque di pomeriggio, tanto fango e le versioni racing delle Beta RR da enduro... read more
Ktm 350 EXC-F 2021 Work in progress!
Abbiamo avuto la possibilità di testare la nuovissima KTM 350 EXC-F 2021. Il banco di prova è stata la 3° tappa del trofeo KTM ad Anghiari: 150 km di gara per sperimentarla e stressarla al meglio! read more
Beta RR 50 Racing e Beta RR 4T 125 LC: roba da ragazzi
Con grande sorpresa abbiamo "regalato" a due ragazzi giovani un sogno: fare da tester per la moto che entrambi agognano, lasciandoli sfogare e divertire una giornata intera! Ecco le impressioni di due moto degne di attenzione: la Beta RR 50 Racing e Beta RR 4T 125 LC. read more
La "Belva" domata
Metti una Honda CRF 450 RX Redmoto, metti un telaio perimetrale in alluminio ai vertici della tecnologia e della stabilità, metti un motore pazzesco, sospensioni Showa di primo livello e poi aggiungi sopra l’estro, il genio e la fantasia di un Bergamasco doc, tale Simone Agazzi, ed ecco a voi l’arma totale per affrontare i rally più blasonati del mondo: la Honda CRF 450 Rally RS By Agazzi! read more
Zontes 310T Crossover: "Little China"
Edoardo Tommassini ha provato la petite moto cinese, dalle grandi prestazioni. Da "semplici copie", la Cina ha iniziato a "sfornare" prodotti di qualità capaci di appassionare e di conquistare anche il mercato europeo. read more
Sulla scia revival di certe case motociclistiche, abbiamo paragonato tra loro tre modelli già noti al mercato che avessero una caratteristica in comune: la cilindrata di 500 cc; sono la Benelli Leoncino, la Fantic Caballero e la SWM Six Days. read more
Little Big Girl
Nel vasto panorama delle dual bicilindriche frontemarcia non poteva non avere un ruolo preminente il marchio dell’elica, che presenta la propria adventuring di taglia “media”: la BMW F 850 GS Adventure Rally, oggetto del nostro test! read more
Betamotor affina e rinnova alcuni dettagli, proponendo due cilindrate eccezionali (125 e 390) che confermano il sentore del 2020 di un prodotto performante e di pregio. read more
La nuova "Husky" 701. Let's rock!
Edoardo Tommassini ha testato la Husqvarna 701 con grande entusiasmo! Se si è in cerca di una moto senza compromessi, che possa portare in impervie strade di bosco o “curvoni” e asfaltati passi di montagna, così come al mare con la fidanzata, la scelta è sicuramente questa. read more
KTM 690: cerco in po' d'Africa in giardino
Test KTM 690: oggi nessuna come lei read more
Comparativa KTM serie R: "La chiamavano Trinità"!
Abbiamo passato il 2019 a leggere e scrivere comparative tra la neonata KTM 790 e le sue competitor di altre marche quando, forse, le concorrenti più agguerrite la nuova moto austriaca le aveva in casa. read more
Honda Africa Twin CRF1100L Adventure Sport - "100 cc more it’s all it takes to catapult you into another dimension"
Bella, imponente, straordinariamente versatile e tecnologicamente avanzata, ecco come era stata preannunciata la nuova Africa Twin CRF 1100L Adventure Sport Twenty-Twenty. read more
KTM 790 vs Yamaha T700 by Valentini Moto - Le chiamavano “grosse bicilindriche”
BETA RR350 4-stroke - New generation, strong emotions
The Beta my 2020 is completely renewed, from the first screw to the last and the bike gained a lot in ergonomics and looks. No accounting for taste, but I really like the black rims, the red frame, the new fairings and the small and captivating front light read more
Africa Twin CRF1100L - evolution of the species!
Honda is the example of the "Darwinian theory" of evolution: it transformed its Africa Twin into a noteworthy "machine", proposing a radical metamorphosis of its "all-terrain" creature! read more
KTM Rally Replica - A chimera
KTM Rally Replica, one of 75 specimens specially built by the Austrian company to meet the demands of racers and teams who long for a bike close to those used by official racers read more
Ducati Multistrada 950 S - A classy "Entry Level" dual
The current market of road enduros is more and more composed of "hyper bikes", far too powerful, but sometimes the manufacturers have the wit to present more man-sized motorcycles, which allow the average user, the neophyte but also the most experienced rider, to enjoy easy and intuitive means read more
Husqvarna TE150i 2020 - An unusual displacement with a benchmark weight for its lightness
Beautiful, gorgeous! I was expecting it, it inherited the style of the 2019 cross so it couldn’t be otherwise... read more
Honda CRF 450 XR RedMoto - Rediscovering the "dual" enduro
The bike in one sentence: Long live the XR... read more
UNA FRUSTATA DI NOVITÀ: comparativa tra il KTM 790 adventure-R ed il nuovo prototipo di casa Kapriony
Una comparativa unica quella che abbiamo il piacere e l’onore di presentarvi per primi, un confronto diretto tra quella che è una delle moto da turismo fuoristrada più attesa dell’anno e la sua versione anabolizzata, preparata ed esasperata con la finalità di raggiungere Dakar. read more
MOTO GUZZI V85TT - Classic Travel Enduro
Moto Guzzi V85TT, suitable for any type of trip, an adventure bike that resorts to the style of the legendary Dakarian motorcycles of the 80s and 90s read more
Triumph Tiger 800 XRT - "It lacks for nothing"
That's right, the Triumph Tiger 800 has everything to be a great bike! read more
Benelli TRK251 - AN OFFBEAT SPORT BIKE
The Queen trophy took place on May 25 and 26, in the splendid Apennine land tormented by the earthquake...Amongst new enduros and old off-road glories we stood out with our test ride: the BENELLI TRK 251 read more
Royal Enfield Himalayan "Made like a gun, goes like a bullet"
Today we are going to test the behavior of this Indian motorcycle of the long-standing English trademark, that during the war manufactured weapons and vehicles for military purposes. The Royal Enfield Himalayan read more
Ducati Multistrada 1260 S - "Even more stamina"
Considering the intrinsic and extrinsic characteristics of the Multistrada 1260 S, I would say that the popular saying: "tanta roba" (literally „lotsa stuff“), fits perfectly read more
BETA RR200 - It’s easier
Agile, lean and ready for fun in the woods and beyond! read more
Yamaha Niken - Do you like to win easily?
To our mind the shape of this vehicle appears as something high tech, a bit far from the stereotype we have assimilated for years now. The mere fact of thinking in “3 wheels” moves the concept of motorcycle even farther away! read more
BMW R nineT Urban G/S - Reach your destination
It's a beautiful Sunday in March almost spring when I have the opportunity of testing the BMW R nine T Urban G/S read more
TM EN 125 - 40 years of Italian experience
For this test we used 2 testers to have a more complete overview of this bike totally built in Italy. read more
Honda Redmoto CRF 400 RX Enduro 2019 - Even more bent on Enduro
I finally was able to make one of my dreams come true: to ride test a Honda Redmoto CRF 400 RX. A dream, because in everybody’s heart the Honda is THE bike by definition. read more
Test SHERCO SE-R 300 2-stroke FACTORY
It’s the morning of Christmas Eve when I arrive at the place set for the test and, as soon as I get there, I see her on the kickstand ready to be mistreated in the woods of Valpantena; the first thing I notice as I’m looking at it are the suspensions. read more
Beta Xtrainer 300 - Born for fun
On a cool Thursday of November, the phone displays an incoming call from the editors of Discovery Endual. Everything is set, this will be the day we are going to test the new Beta Xtrainer 30; with my friend and partner of motorcycle adventures, Fabio Del Gaia (a reference for motorcycle mountaineers in the area) we head towards the test location, set in a beautiful area of Umbria. read more
Presentation of the Honda Enduro RedMoto 2019
I wake up to leave for Pro Park Genoa at dawn because I’m going to test the new Honda 2019 RedMoto! read more
Honda Crosstourer VFR1200X Travel Edition DCT “The Intrepida“
After several days on the imposing Crosstourer 1200 Travel Edition DCT, eating up kilometers to define its qualities, we allowed ourselves to take part in the Intrepida, diving in the endless and colorful stream of people wearing historically appropriate clothing, however arising interest and satisfied comments. After all, it is hard to go unnoticed with this Travel Edition loaded with three large aluminum cases, each wide enough to contain a full-face helmet. read more
Honda CRF 450 rally Special Edition
The idea of making my own motorcycle was borne in March 2017 after I participated in the Dakar 2017 Paraguay – Bolivia – Argentina race on an official HRC Honda CRF 450 rally, where I stepped up to the podium with the Italian flag around my neck as best Italian placement in the race. read more
SWM SUPERDUAL X: A TRUSTWORTHY BIKE!
I’m at the departure of the Harditaroad 2018, a 2-day endurance rally dedicated to maxi enduro bikes that connects Trento to Trieste; its itinerary is 60% woods, dirt roads and mule trails and 40% paved roads following GPS tracks that include day stages and a long night leg. What better opportunity for us to test the new SWM SUPERDUAL X, the new bike of the manufacturer based in Varese (Italy)? read more
Husqvarna FE 250 Test
s soon as I got back from my summer vacation, I got a message from my friend Luca asking me to participate in the Husqvarna trophy race in Castiglion Fiorentino to test the new 2019 models; I obviously answered that I would go. read more
Suzuki V-Strom 650 XT ABS - The sport-adventure with the “beak”
When we scheduled the test of the V-Strom 650 XT ABS with Suzuki Italia we asked it to be delivered with knobby tires. We chose the Anlas Capra X, a tire we tested a few months ago that grants excellent performance on this type of track. read more
Comparison between Beta - 300 vs 390 my 2019
Beta was founded in 1905 and has always belonged to the Bianchi family. Today, it is managed by a group of motivated and passioned young people that have exponentially increased production and, consequently, sports results, in these last years. read more
The first on-the-spot impressions of our tester, Luca Sauro, directly from Bormio (SO), Italy, where he tested the new Yamaha Niken. read more
Test REDMOTO Enduro 2018 Honda range
Imagine having 300 hectares of land at your full disposal, with dirt track and enduro track as well as 3 brand new motorcycles to test. A dream? Not really, this is what we organized to test the new Honda range REDMOTO enduro 2018 and tell you about it. So here are the models and the important developments compared to the previous ones. read more
ANLAS CAPRA X call them if you want emotions …
Thanks to my Discovery Endual friends, I was given the possibility of testing the on/off Anlas Capra X tires, which are considered excellent for maxi ADVs such as my Africa Twin Rally. read more
Africa Twin Adventure Sport DCT Travel Edition
After this brief introduction on my approach to automatic transmission and motorized two-wheels, this is the story. “I will take part to the Sardegna Gran Tour on a Honda Africa Twin Adventure Sport, hurray! … read more
Beta RR125 cc 2018 The princess of Junior enduros
In the motorcycle world I go by the name “Sgassino” (nickname that comes from “rev up”) because when I was as young as 14 I started racing in regional and Italian national championships, class 125 cc, therefore I know this displacement very well and have a certain amount of experience in handling it! read more
Beta RR300 Racing A “balanced” weight-loss diet
The motorcycle tested for this article is the RR 300 Racing version, i.e. the competition model of the renovated 2018 read more
A “FRECCIA” ON THE "LEONCINO"
from the name of my motorbike club “Le Frecce del Borgo” (The arrows of the Village) - as well as a newbie biker and I’m honored to try out this new motorcycle, the LEONCINO BENELLI. read more
Africa Twin Rally A “limited edition“ dream by RedMoto
My dream of a lifetime, but also that of many off-road lovers, is to participate in a rally race, if only the legendary Dakar race. read more
XT1200ZE Super Ténéré Raid Edition m.y. 2018.
For 2018 Yamaha introduce the XT1200ZE Super Ténéré Raid Edition, the latest model in the Adventure segment, and regarded as one of the most durable and capable large capacity models in this competitive category. read more
STEPPING ON THE GAS (GAS)
I arrive at this beautiful estate overlooking Sansepolcro in the province of Arezzo (Tuscany, Italy), 380 hectares of fenced woodland, an incredible place. read more
We PRO-filed the Enduro
It is the dream motorbike of many, the ideal bike for long trips, one of the most powerful and expensive maxi enduros on the market: it is the Ducati Multistrada Enduro Pro and we of Discovery Endual want to recount the emotions it enkindled when we tested it. read more
"HONDA AFRICA TWIN" THE PHOENIX RISED FROM THE ASHES
Bearing the name Africa Twin imposes great responsibilities, it implies becoming the successor of a motorcycle that made history for years thanks to its reliability, elegance and mechanical accuracy, for which the Japanese are famous. read more
RR RACING MY 2018 The Race-Inspired models from Beta
The 2018 RR range, presented to the public in June, has now been beefed up with a Racing version. These models are developed through the Beta Race division and are very similar to the bike that Enduro World Champion Steve Holcombe competes on. read more
YAMAHA INTRODUCES 2018 WR250F & WR450F Powering you into the victorYZone
Yamaha are powering into the 2018 season with the latest WR250F and WR450F, two of the world's most innovative and successful enduro bikes with a distinguished track record in EnduroGP and Enduro 2. read more
BETA RR 430 MY 2018
For this first real test of an Enduro motorbike, we focused on a BETA RR 430 MY 2018 since, besides being the project that has seen the greatest developments, it still remains one of the engine sizes most appreciated by riders. read more
XTRAINER 250 A sister younger and smoother
Following the great success of the XTrainer 300, Beta launches on the market the 250cc version. read more