Types

Sport:



Touring

Large, with fairing and luggage. Designed for carrying two people and luggage, or to go long distances.

Cruiser

Low, stepped seat and pullback bars. "Custom" styled motorcycles.

Touring MotorcycleCruiser Motorcycle


Sport

Low handlebars, rear-set pegs. Designed and styled for performance. The "sports cars" of motorcycles

Standard

General all-around use.

Sport MotorcycleStandard Motorcycle


Off-Road:



Motocross

Designed for competition and recreational off-road use only. They are not street legal.

Enduro

Competition and recreational off-road bikes with lights for night riding. They are still not street legal.

Motocross MotorcycleEnduro Motorcycle



Dual-Purpose

Street legal bikes that have lights, signals, and off-road equipment. Certain tires have been approved for on and off road use by the US Department of Transportation (DOT) but these types of tires offer less traction on pavement.

Dual-Purpose Motorcycle