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Tests & Reviews Category

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HONDA’S GREATEST BIKE: THE CR250R TWO...

Mar 26, 2015Comments off693 Views

In the auto world there was the Mustang. In aviation it was the P-51 and in bicycles there was the Schwinn Sting Ray. There are

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2015 DUAL-SPORT BIKE BUYER’S GUIDE

Mar 24, 2015Comments off3632 Views

Dual-sport bikes come in all sizes, shapes and intensity. This is the 2015 collection, ranging from fluffy to fierce.

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RIDING THE NEW YZ TWO-STROKES

Mar 23, 2015Comments off1152 Views

It seems weird, but the best-handling dirt bike in the world hasn’t won a pro MX race in over 10 years. The Yamaha YZ125 is

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LS2 MX442 HELMET

Mar 20, 2015Comments off274 Views

PRODUCT: The LS2 MX442 is a very light, cost-effective helmet that erases the myth that low-cost helmets have to be heavy. The tri-composite fiberglass shell

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ADVENTURE BIKE SHOOTOUT

Mar 17, 2015Comments off1056 Views

Some adventures are defined by goals. They’re about climbing a hill, crossing a desert or finishing a race. Then there are adventures that defy definition.

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BEST USED BIKE EVER: SUZUKI RM250

Mar 13, 2015Comments off2261 Views

      The story of the Suzuki RM250 isn’t just about a single motorcycle. It’s about a dynasty of bikes, championships and riders that

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PRODUCT TEST: GOLDEN TIRE GT216 AA

Mar 12, 2015Comments off684 Views

PRODUCT: The Zip-Ty Racing GT 216 AA Golden “fat tire” is an F.I.M.-approved, DOT-legal front racing tire. It was designed and developed for enduro racing and

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X-TREME GATE

Feb 27, 2015Comments off690 Views

PRODUCT: The X-Treme Gate is a fairly new twist on a concept that’s been around for some time. It addresses the problem that anyone with

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SLACKER DIGITAL SAG SCALE

Feb 26, 2015Comments off669 Views

PRODUCT: The Slacker digital sag scale simplifies the process of setting your bike’s rear shock sag. Rather than using an inaccurate mechanical sag scale or

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KENNY PARRY’S ONE-OF-A-KIND EXC

Feb 26, 2015Comments off1083 Views

Kenny Parry has been a true friend of Dirt Bike since the ’80s. A brilliant racer who focused on taming the fast world of high-speed

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MY TOP TEN OFF-ROAD BIKES

Feb 17, 2015Comments off730 Views

Dirt Bike Editor Tom Webb lists his top ten off-road dirt bikes.

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NEW LIFE FOR THE BEST TRAIL BIKE EVER BUILT

Feb 16, 2015Comments off1098 Views

Life is all about transitions—small ones and big ones—and it’s all about making them smoothly. In the life of an off-road rider, there is no

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2015 YAMAH OFF-ROAD BIKE WR250F AND YZ250FX

Feb 11, 2015Comments off686 Views

Take a look at our first ride on Yamaha’s all new WR250F and the YZ250FX.

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FIRST RIDE: KTM FACTORY EDITION

Feb 09, 2015Comments off879 Views

KTM delivered the new 450SX Factory Edition to us last week. The bike was announced two months ago, which is enough time for the factory

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450 MX SHOOTOUT: HOW THEY REALLY RANK

Jan 29, 2015Comments off1585 Views

This is the complete 2015 450 MX shootout, with the Honda, Husky, KTM, Kawasaki, Suzuki and Yamaha. A winner is chosen.

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FIELD TEST: BIG BOTTOM POWER FOR YOUR HUSKY...

Jan 25, 2015Comments off596 Views

We love the Husky FE350. We made it stronger and more fun to ride with a few simple mods.

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KTM 300XC: ULTIMATE 2-STROKE OR ULTIMATE DI...

Jan 18, 2015Comments off1868 Views

The torch-carrying mob meets right here. The KTM 300XC is like a rolling clubhouse for two-stroke lovers. It’s become the very definition of everything that’s

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HONDA EU2000i GENERATOR

Jan 18, 2015Comments off403 Views

PRODUCT: Warren Reid (eastern region sales manager of Honda power equipment and a former factory MX racer) was the man responsible for getting us the

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HUSKY FC450: AS GOOD AS THEY SAY?

Jan 16, 2015Comments off614 Views

This is year two of the reinvention of Husqvarna. We will not dwell on this. Yes, the machine has a direct bloodline to KTM via

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SHOEI HORNET X2

Jan 14, 2015Comments off543 Views

Shoei released its new dual-sport helmet last week. The Hornet X2 is the long-awaited successor to the Hornet DS, which had become an icon in