Best Off-road Motorcycles
Best Off-road Motorcycles – The market for off-road motorcycles has seen significant growth in recent years, as an increasing number of manufacturers entered the market and offered more choices.
Although each company has entered the adventure bicycle business, most of them choose to go with a road-focused platform.
They’re trying to draw attention to customers who spend most of their time on roads driving hundreds of miles simultaneously.
A few businesses also have an off-road option in their fleet of bikes, which can travel off the road but prefer to avoid it, or in some instances, there is no road at all.
These are the most stunning and most powerful off-road motorcycles which you can use in a safe manner off-road.
Royal Enfield Himalayan
The Himalayan is an ‘all-rounder’ bike built on an all-new platform from Royal Enfield. It was partly developed in the United Kingdom.
The Royal Enfield Himalayan motorcycle is equipped with a fuel-injected 411cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine that produces 24.5bhp at 6500rpm and peak torque of 32Nm at 4000-4500rpm. This engine is fitted with a five-speed gearbox.
If I talk about its braking, the Royal Enfield Himalayan gets a 300mm single Bybre disc with a twin-piston caliper in front and a 220mm disc with a single-piston caliper at the rear.
The suspension duties of the bike are taken care of by Telescopic, 41 mm forks, 200 mm travel at the front and Monoshock with linkage, 180 mm wheel travel in the rear.
The Royal Enfield Himalayan long-travel suspension and half-duplex, split-cradle frame keep you in harmony with the rocks, road, and everything in between. READ MORE.
Royal Enfield Himalayan Price
➥ Price: ₹1.66 lakhs – ₹2.23 lakhs
Royal Enfield Himalayan Specifications
|Type||Single Cylinder, 4 stroke, Air cooled, SOHC,
|Bore x stroke||78 mm x 86 mm|
|Maximum Power||24.5 bhp @ 6500 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||32 Nm @ 4250 rpm|
|Ignition System||Digital electronic ignition|
|Gearbox||5 Speed Constant Mesh|
|Engine Oil||Semi-Synthetic 15W 50 API, SL Grade & Above JASO MA 2|
|Fuel Supply||Electronic fuel injection|
|Air Cleaner||Paper Element|
➥ Brakes and Tyres:
|Tyres Front||90/90 – 21″|
|Tyres Rear||120/90 – 17″|
|Brakes Front||300 mm disc, 2-piston oating caliper|
|Brakes Rear||240 mm disc, single piston oating caliper|
|Type||Half-duplex split cradle frame|
|Front suspension||Telescopic, 41 mm forks, 200 mm travel|
|Rear suspension||Monoshock with linkage, 180 mm wheel travel|
|Ground Clearance||220 mm|
|Height||1360 mm (Fly Screen Top)|
|Kerb Weight||191 kg|
|Seat Height||800 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||15+/- 0.5 lts|
|Electrical System||12 volt – DC|
|Battery||12 volt, 8 AH MF|
|Head Lamp||12V H4 60 / 55 W|
|Turn Signal Lamp
||12V, 10W X 4nos|
KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
The KTM 1290 Super Adventure R is among the top off-road motorcycles. It’s an off-road machine with plenty of traction on the road. Furthermore, the adventure motorcycle comes with a 1301cc engine which produces 148 horsepower and offers unbeatable power in nearly all terrains. Top-of-the-line suspension and custom fuel tuning are included too. READ MORE.
KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Price
➥ Price: MSRP:18,599.00 USD*
KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Specs
|POWER IN KW||118 kW|
|CLUTCH||PASC (TM) slipper clutch, hydraulically actuated|
|EMS||Keihin EMS with RBW, twin ignition|
|DESIGN||2-cylinder, 4-stroke, V 75°|
||Forced oil lubrication with 3 oil pumps|
|Ignition||System contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustment|
|Fuel Capacity||23 Litres / 6 US gal|
|FRONT SUSPENSION||WP XPLOR-USD, Ø 48 mm|
|REAR SUSPENSION||WP Xplor PDS shock absorber|
|FRONT BRAKE DISC DIAMETER||320 mm|
|REAR BRAKE DISC DIAMETER||267 mm|
|TANK CAPACITY (APPROX.)||13.5 l|
|CHAIN||X-Ring 5/8 x 5/16″|
|FRAME DESIGN||Chrome-molybdenum steel tubular space frame, powder-coated|
|ABS||Bosch 9ME combined ABS (incl. cornering ABS and offroad mode, disengageable)|
|Wheelbase||1580±15 mm / 62.2 in|
|Ground Clearance||250 mm / 9.8 in|
|SEAT HEIGHT||890 mm / 35 in|
|STEERING HEAD ANGLE||64 °|
|DRY WEIGHT||217 kg / 478.4 lbs|
When Honda introduced the first CR250M Elsinore fifty years ago, we changed motocross forever.
And for 2023, we are launching three new ways for you to dominate on the track: the Honda CRF450R, Honda CRF450RWE, and the Honda limited edition 50th Anniversary 450R trim.
Updates include changes to the intake tract to provide the engine lower- and midrange torque – giving you faster corner exits and the ability to pull taller gears.
The updated chassis is more powerful at key points, and optimized suspension performance, resulting in better stability, and improved handling. There’s even a new, stronger muffler.
And here’s the biggest news: To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Honda Elsinore, we are producing a special, limited run of the Honda CRF450R complete with a gold handlebar, blue seat, and rims, commemorative graphics, and more.
Finally, there’s also Honda CRF450RWE (WE for Works Edition). It gets all the 2023 improvements plus special touches like a new, Twin Air filter, Throttle Jockey seat cover, exclusive Yoshimura exhaust, Hinson clutch basket and cover, premium DID DirtStar LT-X rims, a red cylinder head cover, Kashima and titanium oxide-coated fork, and hands-on touches like special cylinder-head porting. READ MORE.
Honda CRF450R Price
➥ Price: $9,599
Honda CRF450R Specs
|Engine Type||450cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder|
|Bore And Stroke||96mm x 62.1mm|
|Induction||Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI), 44mm downdraft throttle body|
|Valve Train||Unicam SOHC; four valves per cylinder|
|Front Brake||Single 260mm disc with twin-piston caliper|
|Rear Brake||Single 240mm disc|
|Front Tire||Dunlop MX33 80/100-21|
|Rear Tire||Dunlop MX33 120/80-19|
|Front Suspension||49mm inverted Showa fork with 13-position rebound and 15-position compression-damping adjustability; 12.2-inch travel|
|Rear Suspension||Pro-Link Showa single shock with adjustable spring preload, 11-position rebound and six-position high- and low-speed compression-damping adjustability; 12.4-inch travel|
|Seat Height||38 inches|
|Ground Clearance||13.2 inches|
|Fuel Capacity||1.7 gallons|
|Curb Weight||245 pounds (Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel)|
|Final Drive||#520 Chain; 13T/49T|
KTM 390 Adventure
Satisfy your restless spirit with the new KTM 390 ADVENTURE Motorcycle. This compact single-cylinder travel-enduro Motorcycle has a sporty design attitude, with the comprehensive tools and proven performance credentials of the KTM ADVENTURE Motorcycle range. KTM 390 ADVENTURE smooth power delivery, versatile ergonomics, and innovative technology all come together in a comfortable, lightweight package built for those needing to fit more adventure into their daily lives. READ MORE.
KTM 390 Adventure Price
➥ Price: $6,599
KTM 390 Adventure Specs
|POWER IN KW||32 kW|
|CLUTCH||PASC™ antihopping clutch, mechanically operated|
|CO<SUB>2</SUB> EMISSIONS||78 g/km|
|EMS||Bosch EMS with RBW|
|DESIGN||1-cylinder, 4-stroke engine|
|FUEL CONSUMPTION||3.37 l/100 km|
|FRONT SUSPENSION||WP APEX 43|
|REAR SUSPENSION||WP APEX – Monoshock|
|SUSPENSION TRAVEL (FRONT)||170 mm|
|SUSPENSION TRAVEL (REAR)||177 mm|
|FRONT BRAKE||Four-piston radial fixed calliper|
|REAR BRAKE||Single-piston floating calliper|
|FRONT BRAKE DISC DIAMETER||320 mm|
|REAR BRAKE DISC DIAMETER||230 mm|
||Bosch 9.1MP Two Channel-ABS (incl. Cornering-ABS and offroad mode)|
|TANK CAPACITY (APPROX.)||14.5 l|
|FRAME DESIGN||Steel trellis frame, powder coated|
|GROUND CLEARANCE||200 mm|
|SEAT HEIGHT||855 mm|
|STEERING HEAD ANGLE||63.5 °|
|DRY WEIGHT||158 kg|
Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure
Famous for reliability, versatility, and value, Suzuki’s V-Strom 650 Adventure models have attracted many bikers who use their motorcycles for commuting, touring, or a fun ride when the spirit moves them.
These are standard motorcycles balanced with a natural riding position, comfortable seat, and a flexible engine character that offers stress-free riding during brief daily use or a high-mile adventure.
The Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure mixes the look of Suzuki’s iconic DR-BIG rally bike with adventure-ready tubeless-spoke wheels, plus a set of Suzuki’s aluminum panniers, a handlebar cross-brace, a rugged accessory bar, and mirror extensions.
Loaded and ready for any road, the Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure continues the V-Strom family tradition of being a fun and logical motorcycle to purchase and ride. The engine gives a stellar performance and exceptional fuel economy while performing worldwide emission standards.
Suzuki’s engineering achievements include low weight and a trim chassis, creating a Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure that is controllable, versatile, and financially accessible.
The Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure is a motorcycle that’s greater than the sum of its parts, giving reliability, versatility, and function like no other bike in its class. READ MORE.
Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Price
➥ Price: MSRP $10,499
Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Specs
➥ Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Engine
|Engine||645cc, 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 90˚ V-twin|
|Bore x Stroke||81.0 mm x 62.6 mm (3.2 in. x 2.5 in.)|
|Fuel System||Fuel injection, SDTV-equipped|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||20.0 L (5.3 US gal.)|
➥ Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Drivetrain
|Clutch||Wet, multi-plate type|
|Transmission||6-speed constant mesh|
||Chain, RK525SMOZ8, 118 links|
➥ Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Suspension
|Suspension Front||Telescopic, coil spring, oil damped|
|Suspension Rear||Link type, single shock, coil spring, oil damped|
➥Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Brakes
|Brakes Front||Tokico, 2-piston calipers, twin disc, ABS-equipped|
|Brakes Rear||Nissin, 1-piston, single disc, ABS-equipped|
➥ Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Tires
|Tires Front||110/80R19 M/C (59V), tubeless|
|Tires Rear||150/70R17 M/C (69V), tubeless|
➥ Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Electrical
|Ignition||Electronic ignition (transistorized)|
|Spark Plug||NGK MR8E-9|
|Headlight||12V 65W (H9 high-beam) and 12V 55W (H7 low-beam)|
➥ Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Dimensions
|Overall Length||2275 mm (89.6 in.)|
|Overall Width||910 mm (35.8 in.) No accessories installed 940 mm (37.0 in.) Approximate width with Adventure accessories installed|
|Overall Height||1405 mm (55.3 in.)|
|Wheelbase||1560 mm (61.4 in.)|
|Ground Clearance||170 mm (6.7 in.)|
|Seat Height||835 mm (32.9 in.)|
|Curb Weight||216 kg (476 lb.) No accessories installed 239 kg (528 lb.) Approximate weight with Adventure accessories installed|
|Color||Champion Yellow No. 2|
➥ Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Adventure Warranty
|Warranty||12-month unlimited mileage limited warranty|
||Longer coverage periods with other benefits available through Suzuki Extended Protection (SEP)|