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RIDING THE 2025 KTM 350SX-F: THE WRAP

This week we’ve been riding the 2024 KTM 350SX-F out in the California heat. Needless to say, this is one of our favorite motocross bikes--it’s one of everyone’s favorite motocross bikes. With temperatures around 100 degrees, the 350 is a…
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FIRST LOOK: YAMAHA MX & OFF-ROAD BIKES FOR 2025

Yamaha just revealed its 2025 line of of motocross, cross-country, off-road and dual-sport bikes for model year 2025. The most dramatically new machine is the YZ250FX cross-country racer, which received the same updates that its motocross…
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RIDING ADVENTURE BIKES WITH RYAN VILLOPOTO

We recently got a chance to take the Yamaha T7 into the Rockies for a few days with Ryan Villopoto. The coolest part was watchin RV as he developed a genuine love for ADV riding. Naturally, he was great at it from the word go. check out…
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2024 RED BUD NATIONAL MX RESULTS & HIGHLIGHTS

AMA Pro Racing, reached its halfway point with the annual Independence Day tradition from legendary RedBud MX for Round 6 of the summer campaign. The first race following the recent news that defending champion Jett Lawrence will miss the…
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LARRY HUFFMAN PASSES

All of us at Dirt Bike Magazine were deeply saddened to hear of Larry Huffman's passing.  On Monday, July 1, he passed away in Big Bear City, California. He was the prototype announcer for motocross, supercross and speedway and set a very…
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CARSON BROWN’S PROJECT YZ125 POCKET TWO-STROKE

Brown Brothers Racing (BBR) has been a pioneer in the bikebuilding world for decades now and might have just outdone themselves with this YZ125 Supermini! Yes, you read that correct, and no, they didn’t just slap a bigbore engine in a YZ85…
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2024 KAWASAKI KX450X: FULL REVIEW

A few years back Kawasaki showed just how committed to the off-road competition market they were with the introduction of the all-new KX250X and KX450X models based off the popular motocross models already in production. Fast-forward to…
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2024 SOUTHWICK NATIONAL MX, RESULTS & HIGHLIGHTS

After a week off, the Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, returned to action for Round 5 of the 2024 season with an annual visit to Western Massachusetts and the iconic sand track at The Wick 338. The 43rd running of…
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RIDING THE 2025 KTM 450SX-F: THE WRAP

We have the 2025 KTM 450SX-F in the shop now. In keeping with tradition, this is the production version of the 2024 ½ KTM 450SX-F Race Edition. It comes with the latest rendition of the steel central backbone frame, the new bodywork and all…
Read More...

FIRST LOOK: 2025 KTM 300XC-W HARDENDURO

KTM has shown its 2025 300XC-W HardEnduro, a special edition offered as a tribute to the extreme enduros in the FIM Hard Enduro series as well as the AMA Hard Enduro series. Here's the skinny direct from KTM North America: The new…
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FIRST RIDE: SHERCO 2025 OFF-ROAD BIKES

To preview the 2025 off-road line, Sherco invited us to France where we had the opportunity to ride all the new bikes. The U.S. will get seven off-road models; 125cc, 250cc and 300cc two-strokes plus 250cc, 300cc, 450cc and 500cc…
Read More...

BMW F900GS: ADVENTURE BIKE VIDEO SERIES

The BMW F900GS is BMW newest middleweight adventure bike. It replaces the F850GS, which arrived a few years ago and was, at that time, the most dirt-oriented middleweight ADV bike. Since then, other manufacturers had gotten their acts…
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2024 SNOWSHOE GNCC REPORT & VIDEO

KTM's Johnny Girroir has officially upped his game in the GNCC XC1 Pro class this year and had now established himself as the man to beat. He earned his fifth win of the season at the Snowshoe in West Virginia.  The Snowshoe GNCC event…
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WIN A GASGAS MOTO 1 E-BIKE!

The GasGas Moto 1 is super weird and kinda cool. It’s a modern-day version of the Taco mini bike that got a generation of boomers started on two wheels. It has pedals and an electric motor powered by a 504Wh, 48-volt lithium battery. You…
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SHERCO REVEALS 2025 OFF-ROAD MODELS

Sherco has revealed its 2025 off-road models with design changes across the board. The company continues to devote equal attention to both two-stroke and four-strokes with a total of seven different motors. For 2025 they all got new frames…
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RIDING THE NEW BMW F900GS: THE WRAP

We just got a hold of the new BMW R900GS, which has to be considered the most dirt oriented BMW adventure bike ever. We first got a look at this bike about a month ago on a ride with BMW’s new Superbike racer JD Beach, who did some pretty…
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2025 HONDA CRF250R FIRST RIDE

Honda is already out of the gate with its new motocross bikes, and the first one to find its way in the the Dirt Bike shop is the new CR250R. This bike features a redesigned frame, new bodywork, a new airbox and a long list of detail…
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2025 KTM OFF-ROAD MODELS ANNOUNCED

After revealing its motocross and cross country bikes last month, KTM has followed up with its XC-W models for 2025. The official word from KTM follows: The 2025 KTM XC-W range introduces a series of refinements and key touches to…
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10 HOUR KTM125 OFF-ROAD PROJECT: 2-STROKE TUESDAY

We are the first ones to admit that sometimes we go a little overboard on project bike builds. On this week's 2-Stroke Tuesday we give you a quick look at our latest KTM125 Off-Road project. For this years 3-Bros 10 Hour Endurance Race held…
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CARSON BROWN’S SUZUKI/KTM HYBRID PROJECT

The Wiseco Two-Stroke World Championship presented by Fasthouse at Glen Helen Raceway in Southern California has grown into a destination event for a huge amount of the two-stroke faithful crowd, almost like a yearly pilgrimage. In 2023,…
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2024 HONDA CRF450RWE, FULL TEST

They say that Jett Lawrence is so good, he’s the worst thing to happen to pro motocross in years. We’ll stay out of that debate, but we know this: the Honda CRF450RWE is one of the best things to happen to amateur motocross. The "WE" in the…
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2024 MILLVILLE NATIONAL MX: RESULTS & HIGHLIGHTS

The second half of the 2024 Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, officially got underway on Saturday with the series’ annual visit to the “Land of 10,000 Lakes” and the dynamic layout of legendary Spring Creek MX Park.…
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RIDING THE 2025 KTM 350SX-F: THE WRAP

This week we’ve been riding the 2024 KTM 350SX-F out in the California heat. Needless to say, this is one of our favorite motocross bikes--it’s one of everyone’s favorite motocross bikes. With temperatures around 100 degrees, the 350 is a…
Read More...

FIRST LOOK: YAMAHA MX & OFF-ROAD BIKES FOR 2025

Yamaha just revealed its 2025 line of of motocross, cross-country, off-road and dual-sport bikes for model year 2025. The most dramatically new machine is the YZ250FX cross-country racer, which received the same updates that its motocross…
Read More...

RIDING ADVENTURE BIKES WITH RYAN VILLOPOTO

We recently got a chance to take the Yamaha T7 into the Rockies for a few days with Ryan Villopoto. The coolest part was watchin RV as he developed a genuine love for ADV riding. Naturally, he was great at it from the word go. check out…
Read More...

2024 RED BUD NATIONAL MX RESULTS & HIGHLIGHTS

AMA Pro Racing, reached its halfway point with the annual Independence Day tradition from legendary RedBud MX for Round 6 of the summer campaign. The first race following the recent news that defending champion Jett Lawrence will miss the…
Read More...

LARRY HUFFMAN PASSES

All of us at Dirt Bike Magazine were deeply saddened to hear of Larry Huffman's passing.  On Monday, July 1, he passed away in Big Bear City, California. He was the prototype announcer for motocross, supercross and speedway and set a very…
Read More...

CARSON BROWN’S PROJECT YZ125 POCKET TWO-STROKE

Brown Brothers Racing (BBR) has been a pioneer in the bikebuilding world for decades now and might have just outdone themselves with this YZ125 Supermini! Yes, you read that correct, and no, they didn’t just slap a bigbore engine in a YZ85…
Read More...

2024 KAWASAKI KX450X: FULL REVIEW

A few years back Kawasaki showed just how committed to the off-road competition market they were with the introduction of the all-new KX250X and KX450X models based off the popular motocross models already in production. Fast-forward to…
Read More...

2024 SOUTHWICK NATIONAL MX, RESULTS & HIGHLIGHTS

After a week off, the Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, returned to action for Round 5 of the 2024 season with an annual visit to Western Massachusetts and the iconic sand track at The Wick 338. The 43rd running of…
Read More...

RIDING THE 2025 KTM 450SX-F: THE WRAP

We have the 2025 KTM 450SX-F in the shop now. In keeping with tradition, this is the production version of the 2024 ½ KTM 450SX-F Race Edition. It comes with the latest rendition of the steel central backbone frame, the new bodywork and all…
Read More...

FIRST LOOK: 2025 KTM 300XC-W HARDENDURO

KTM has shown its 2025 300XC-W HardEnduro, a special edition offered as a tribute to the extreme enduros in the FIM Hard Enduro series as well as the AMA Hard Enduro series. Here's the skinny direct from KTM North America: The new…
Read More...

FIRST RIDE: SHERCO 2025 OFF-ROAD BIKES

To preview the 2025 off-road line, Sherco invited us to France where we had the opportunity to ride all the new bikes. The U.S. will get seven off-road models; 125cc, 250cc and 300cc two-strokes plus 250cc, 300cc, 450cc and 500cc…
Read More...

BMW F900GS: ADVENTURE BIKE VIDEO SERIES

The BMW F900GS is BMW newest middleweight adventure bike. It replaces the F850GS, which arrived a few years ago and was, at that time, the most dirt-oriented middleweight ADV bike. Since then, other manufacturers had gotten their acts…
Read More...