If you're going to ride through winter you might as well have the right machine.

Snow has already fallen in much of the north, ending the riding season even earlier than normal for many. Although we don't recommend riding in winter, many prefer the philosophy of the NSEA Protector's Commander Peter Quincy Taggart: "Never give up! Never surrender!" To that end, here are some recommendations for the motorcycles best suited for winter conditions, that neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night will stay from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.