Here's what the British motorcycling press said in their 2012 Triumph Tiger Explorer 1200 reviews:“The Triumph is a fantastic motorcycle. A five-star bike. One that I would be proud to own. Its glorious-sounding 1215cc engine is faster than the BMW
You can hardly accuse Triumph of rushing into the big adventure bike market. They’ve been incubating and hatching the 1200 Tiger Explorer since July 2006. Yes, since before the World went into financial freefall.But the gestation wasn’t helped
stereo systems; ridiculous weight; enormous 1500+cc engines (two V-twins and a fl at six); gobsmacking road presence.The destination was for fun and scenery, the journey there and back a real test of these bikes’ capabilities. James Whitham and his good
on the Severn Bridge toll, expect to pay around £50pp for a good hotel. For the best roads explore the triangle between Abergavenny, Llandovery and Builth Wells. If you want to do it on the rough there’s hundreds of campsites to choose from, and the off-roading
and driving licence. I'm scared.Another officer writes something down. It says '60kph', which I assume is the speed limit, '120kph', my speed, and '100 Euros'.I take out the money but the policeman won't accept it. He's pointing down the road and getting
Honda had been having its own way for too long. A succession of CBR600s had held the top spot in the sales charts and held sway in the hearts of the bike-buying public for the best part of ten years. Someone had to do something about it.Kawasaki finally delivered the goods with t...
Click to read: Yamaha XT660Z Tenere owners reviews, Yamaha XT660Z Tenere specs and to see the Yamaha XT660Z Tenere image gallery.If ever there’s been a bike that reflects the way motorcyclists have changed over the last couple of decades, it’s Yamaha’s Tenere. The original XT600Z...
Ordering a bottle of wine in a restaurant leaves you open for a barrage of potential disasters and social embarrassment. Get it right and you can bask in the collective appreciation and admiration of your fellow diners. Fail and you may as well book your next dinner date at McDon...
in the centre of the table I thought it was best to follow his example when it came to testing the wine. Obviously not one for protocol, he simply sipped the wine while drawing in a breath. "Breath in some oxygen as you sip, it helps your taste buds taste
of Tuono and is a superior bike to the original version.So, with our three bikes selected we headed onto the twisty and undulating back roads on the hottest day of the year to sample some naked tomfoolery.Read on to find out who wins in the battle between
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