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Sherco has managed to do a pretty nice job with the 2013 version of its 300 enduro bike. Sherco’s engineers have borrowed the best ideas found at other top enduro bikes, improved some of them and in the end, they finished the job by bringing some of the best motorcycle parts into the mix. The end result looks quite promising, the 2013 Sherco 300 being able to keeping its head up even when it sits next to a KTM.

For 2013 the motorcycle’s 303cc, 4 stroke DOHC, 4 valve unit has received a new crankshaft, a redesigned cylinder head, new camshafts and a strengthened crankcase. The improved engine is paired with a 6 speed sequential gearbox that comes with a lighter hydraulic clutch.

To make the motorcycle more agile than ever, Sherco equipped it with a new radiator tank which gives you a shorter turning radius. You also get revised suspension settings, new handguards and redesigned radiator scoops.

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Meet the new 2014 Polaris Scrambler XP 1000 EPS. With a starting price of $13,299 this new ATV is certainly not cheap but we’ll have to admit that is packed with a comprehensive list of special features that not only help it deal effortless with any type of terrain but also give it a fairly unique personality.

We especially like its radical style with many aggressive lines that manage to give it a pretty imposing stance. The angular body is paired with a set of grippy 14” 489 II performance tires that were especially designed for to maximize traction in mud and on loose terrain.

As far as power is concerned, the Scrambler XP 1000 EPS sports a 952cc, 4-stroke, SOHC, twin cylinder engine that delivers a maximum output of 89 hp. The engine sends its power to the wheels by means of an automatic transmission which features parking, forward and reverse gears, as well as dual ratio operation.

For enhanced handling abilities Polaris equipped its 2014 Scrambler XP 1000 with an electronic power steering system. You also get 11.5" (29 cm) of ground clearance, dual exhaust, Fox Podium X 2.0 shocks and an independent rear suspension.

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The Christini AWD 300 is as tough as it can be, boasting of credentials that practically guarantee first class performances on any type of terrain. Renowned for its innovative all wheel drive system, the Christini AWD 300 was carefully forged to be unstoppable.

The Christini AWD 300’s Twin Spar Aluminum was created to offer a great lateral stiffness further enhancing the motorcycle’s off road abilities. You also get a pair of rugged 80/100-21 front and 110/100-18 rear Kings Tires.

This tasty mix is completed by a compact, GasGas 300 cc Liquid-cooled 2-stroke, single cylinder engine which is paired with a Keihin PWK 38mm carburetor.

Like any respectable off roader, handling is also a critical component of the Christini AWD 300. A Marzocchi 48mm sealed cartridge fork keeps in check the front wheel while a Fox Podium RC2 Shock absorber supervises the rear.

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Triumph presents its 2014 Tiger Explorer, a nifty bike which can serve both for street and off road riding.
The motorcycle retains Triumph’s core values being reliable, tough and ready to follow your lead with obedience.

It is propelled by a 1215 cc, liquid cooled, 12 valve, DOHC, in-line three cylinder engine which cranks out a peak power of 137 PS at 9300 rpm and 121 NM of torque at 6400 rpm. As far as efficiency is concerned, the engine delivers an average fuel consumption of 57 Mpg.

For enhanced performances, the 2014 Triumph Tiger Explorer is fitted with ABS, traction control and cruise control. Other features include heated grips, an alloy Belly Pan, engine bars, a fog light kit and a spacious top box.

The 2014 Triumph Tiger Explorer is offered with a base price of $15,699.

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KTM revealed the 2014 1190 Adventure R. The new model year keeps all the core values of its predecessors featuring an unstoppable character, faultless ergonomics and a great maneuverability.

One of the most important features offered for the MY 2014 is the new BOSCH Motorcycle Stability Control (MSC). Thanks to this new system which includes the innovative lean-sensitive cornering ABS feature, the 2014 KTM 1190 Adventure R can be considered one of the safest bikes in its class.

Other features offered by the 2014 KTM Adventure R include a multi-function cockpit, daytime running lights, LED indicators, adjustable ergonomics, adjustable windshield height, a luggage rack and case brackets. You also get offroad spoked wheels, an immobilizer, TPMS (Tyre Pressure Monitoring System), handguards and steel crash bars.

In its off road adventures, the bike is helped by a potent, 1,195cc, 2-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition liquid-cooled engine. The unit delivers a maximum power of 148 hp and is mated to a six speed claw shifted transmission.

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When it comes to adventure tourers, the BMW F 800 GS Adventure is one of the most desirable models. And there is no wonder why as it is fitted with state of the art technologies, comes with perfect ergonomics and is fitted with a comprehensive list of Adventure oriented features.

Among the most useful features offered by the F 800 GS Adventure you’ll find a high windshield, a fuel tank protector and saddle bag mountings.

As far as colors are concerned, the 2014 BMW F 800 GS Adventure comes in Sandrover Matte or Racing Red.

The bike is propelled by a 798cc, water-cooled, 4-stroke, in-line, two-cylinder engine with four valves per cylinder, two overhead camshafts and dry sump lubrication. The engine delivers a maximum output of 63 KW (85 Hp) at 7,500 rpm and 61 Lb/Ft of torque at 5,750 rpm.

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The KTM 450 SX-F is a practical off roader built with versatility in mind. The bike is propelled by a 1 cylinder 4 Stroke, water cooled, 449.3 Cm³ (27.418 Cu In) engine which sends its power to the rear wheel through a 5 gear, claw shifted transmission. The engine is fed by a new, lightweight polythene tank with a capacity of 1.98 gallons.

All components are mounted on a modern frame made of lightweight, high strength chromoly steel sections that offers a perfect mix compromise between longitudinal stiffness with torsional rigidity.

As far as suspensions are concerned, the 2014 KTM 450 SX-F is equipped with a front WP Suspension up side down fork (4860 MXMA CC) and a rear WP Suspension shock absorber (5018 BAVP DCC).

The 2014 KTM 450 SX-F is offered with a base price of $8,999.

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Since it made its debut, the KTM 350 SX-F has proved that it is a very capable off roader. The 2014 model year moves KTM’s heritage further and continues to reward us with first class performances in terms of power, ride and handling.

At the heart of the motorcycle lies a 1-cylinder, 4-stroke, water-cooled engine with a displacement of 349.7 Cm³ (21.34 Cu In). The engine sends its power to the ground through a 5-gear, claw shifted transmission. It is fed by a 7.5 liters fuel tank and needs to deal with a wet weight of only 104.9 kg so you get a great power to weight ratio.

The ride is kept in check by a WP Suspension up side down fork and a rear WP Suspension shock absorber.

The 2014 KTM 350 SX-F is offered with a base price of $8,749.

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The 2014 Yamaha TT-R230 is a pretty impressive machinery that was carefully forged to be able to deal with any type of terrain with poise.

As far as power is concerned, the motorcycle is propelled by a 223 cc, air cooled, SOHC, 4 stroke, 2 valves engine which is kept under control by a constant mesh 6 speed transmission with multiplate wet clutch.

To be able to tackle any terrain without problems the 2014 Yamaha TT-R230 received a steel frame, a linkage-mounted adjustable rear shock and 36mm front forks.

The bike’s speed is kept in check by a front 220mm disc and a 130mm rear drum brake. You also get full-size 21 inch front and 18 inch rear aluminum wheels wrapped in 80/100-21 NHS and 100/100-18 NHS tires, respectively.

The 2014 Yamaha TT-R230 is offered with a base price of $3,990.

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The Yamaha TT-R125 LE comes with a comprehensive list of features which make it perfectly suited for learning the secrets of off road riding.

It is propelled by a 125cc, air-coled, SOHC, 4-Stroke; 2 valves engine which breaths through a Mikuni VM20 carburetor. The unit is fed by a 1.6 gallons fuel tank and is mated to a constant-mesh 5-speed transmission with multiplate wet clutch.

You also get a push button electric starter, an alumunium swingarm and 220mm front disc brakes.

The motorcycle rides on 19-front and 16-inch rear wheels shod in 70/100-19 42M and 90/100-16 52M rear tires.

Other features that are worthy of being mentioned include an YZ-style seat, Team Yamaha-inspired colors, a narrow fuel tank and folding footpegs.

The 2014 Yamaha TT-R125LE comes with a base price of $3,290 and is offered with a 90 day limited factory warranty.

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