7 Different Types of Motorcycles

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Many have wondered what types of motorcycles are out there. Motorcycles have been grouped into 7 categories.

  • Cruiser Motorcycle
  • Sport Bike Motorcycle
  • Touring Motorcycle
  • Sport Touring Motorcycle
  • Standard Motorcycle
  • Dual-Sport Motorcycle
  • Scooters and mopeds

So let’s talk about a few of these. A cruiser motorcycle is what a bobber is made from. Cruisers are styled after American motorcycles from the 1930s to the early 1960s. Sport Bike motorcycles are for fast, aggressive, emphasize speed, acceleration, braking, and cornering on paved roads.

Touring motorcycles are the really big motorcycles that you see going cross country. These are usually the Goldwing made by Honda that can carry the kitchen sink. Some of the touring bikes even have trailers. Honda Goldwing Motorcycle

There are the other classifications of Sport Touring Motorcycle, Standard Motorcycle, Dual-Sport Motorcycle, Scooters and mopeds that we will go into detail on later posts. No matter what you ride it is just good to ride, to get out and enjoy the roads.

What do you ride?


About Matt Storms

Matt Storms is an avid motorcyclist, he has ridden all over the world and has had a great time doing it. This site is a hobby of his and he is working hard to grow it. Leave a comment, good or bad to let him know how it is going. Matt also teaches MSF and he wants people to be safe, please wear a full face helmet to protect yourself and your family.
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