Stay tuned! Rider will announce its 2022 Motorcycle of the Year on Thursday, Sept. 15.
Eligible contenders include more than 60 new/updated motorcycles that have been released and were available for testing in the past year since we selected the Yamaha Tracer 9 GT as our 2021 Motorcycle of the Year.
Related Story: 2021 Yamaha Tracer 9 GT Long-Term Review
We’ll announce two MOTY finalists each day over the next week on social media, and we’ll unveil the winner on Thursday, Sept. 15. You can follow us here:
Check out our 2022 motorcycle buyers guide, which lists most of the contenders (a few early 2023 models were also in the running). See the full list below.
Add your comment to this post about who you think should win!
2022 Motorcycle of the Year Contenders
CE 04K 1600 BK 1600 Grand AmericaK 1600 GTK 1600 GTL
300NK300SS650NK650 ADVentura700CL-X700CL-X SportPapio
DesertXMultistrada V2 / SMultistrada V4 Pikes PeakPanigale V4 / SStreetfighter V2Streetfighter V4 SPScrambler 1100 Tribute ProScrambler Urban Motard
Low Rider SLow Rider STNightsterRoad Glide STStreet Glide ST
Challenger EliteChieftain ElitePursuit LimitedPursuit Dark HorseScout RogueScout Rogue Sixty
Versys 650 / LTZ650RS ABSZ900RS SE
390 Adventure890 Duke GP1290 Super Adventure R1290 Super Duke R EvoRC 390
Classic 350HimalayanScram 411
GSX-S1000GSX-S1000GT / GT+
Speed Triple 1200 RRTiger 1200Tiger Sport 660
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