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Motus manufactures high-performance, American V4 sport-touring motorcycles that combine heart-racing performance with uncompromising comfort. Powered by the mighty V4 Baby Block engines, the MST's are a reinvention of the traditional sport-tourer. Comfortable American sportbikes with accommodations for touring. Motus represents uncompromising attention to detail and a commitment to building machines that offer motorcyclists the best possible riding experience.



August 30th, 2013 @ 6:08PM


286 miles from the 5.5 gallon tank.¬†Lake Ponchatrain, LA to Cottondale, AL without stopping….

The American V4 exceeds expectations again as the benchmark was 250 miles/tank. The test riders behaved (with a few exceptions) and stuck to the scheduled test: all interstate, all at/below the posted speed limit.

68mph/2900 rpm average. 92-94 deg. ambient.

At 70mph, the MST spins 3000rpm and has 100+ ft lbs on tap…..there aren’t many sportbikes that can do that AND be comfortable for 4+ hrs straight.

One tester commented- “Glad to know the interstate range now, but next time can I just kick in $3.69 and buy the extra gallon so I can get back a LOT quicker?”

8_29_range test


On September 3, 2013, 7:58 am Cameron said:

With only 1,402 miles on the odometer this must be a newer motorcycle off the line….I would love to be the person that inherits the bike after you guys are done testing it!

On September 3, 2013, 3:22 pm Lee Conn said:

Hi Cameron, trust me, you won’t want this one when we are done with it…..

On September 6, 2013, 2:09 pm Richard Gozinya said:

So that’s 52 mpg on a bike that makes 160 hp? That’s pretty impressive, I would’ve thought low to mid 40’s at best, nice work!

On September 20, 2013, 12:04 pm Dan Caulkins said:

Getting restless waiting for October 11th and 12th! I’m thinking a test ride of 250 miles in 3 hours. More typical of what your customers will experience. Sign me up!




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