Traveling across the country on a motorcycle is the touring and sport-touring motorcycle’s job. Big-bore touring bikes with the handling and brakes to cash all the checks the engine can write. Touring And Sport-Touring Motorcycles. Sport Touring bikes are usually slightly modified high end sports bikes, such as the Kawasaki Z1000SX, however some are designed specifically for the job like the Honda VFR800. aus »Motorrad« & »2Räder« Eine Gesamtnote ⭐ Mit besten Empfehlungen Whatever your flavor, here’s 16 of the finest touring motorcycles you’re going to find. First launched in 2011 alongside a slightly lower spec (no top box etc) K1600GT and updated for Euro5 and with improved ESA in 2017, the K16 is a technological wonder among touring motorcycles matched only, arguably, by Honda’s Gold Wing. If you shift the comparison to sportbikes, sport-touring motorcycles offer a more relaxed, upright seating position and far more storage space. They aim to offer the same capabilities as touring bikes but without sacrificing any of the sportiness in the process, so they tend to be a bit lighter and corner well but aren't as comfortable. By Mike Allen. More than ever, the touring segment of the motorcycle world has been experiencing a renaissance, with sport tourers adding in elements of fun, big tourers giving you a lot of power, and the cruiser/tourers giving you a mixture of commuter bike and cross-country marathoner. However, they do lack some of the creature comforts of a ponderous true touring rig. Comparison Test - 10 Sport-Touring Motorcycles. The 8 Best Dual Sport Motorcycles. Die besten Tourer im Test Unabhängige Testurteile u.a. Find the latest touring bikes and reviews on Cycle World. Compared to touring motorcycles, sport-tourers are far lighter and much more agile. If you’re infatuated with the freedom of motorcycling, but don’t want to be confined to the blacktop, head over to our guide on the best dual sport motorcycles for a look into our favorite on/off-road machines.