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2022 NGPC VIEWFINDERS RACE REPORT: DRAMA ENSUES IN RIDGECREST

        The National Grand Prix Series headed to the dusty deserts of Ridgecrest, California, for round eight of the ten-round series. Hosted by the Viewfinders MC, racers were provided an 8+ mile Grand Prix course that utilized city streets, parks, the local motocross track, a wide range of the natural desert, and […]

CONNOR PENHALL CUSTOM 2-STROKE SPEEDWAY BIKE: TWO-STROKE TUESDAY

Since hitting up Costa Mesa Speedway a week or so ago all we can think about is this cool one-off machine built by speedway world champion Bruce Penhall for his son Connor Penhall. So that is our main focus on this week’s Two-Stroke Tuesday. We have a product from Ride Engineering featured in 2-Stroke Hardware […]

SRA GP RACE REPORT: KILMARTIN/3BROS RACING LIGHTS UP NIGHT RACE

 With the infamous 24-hour of Glen Helen quickly approaching in the coming weeks, the SRA GP crew took advantage by throwing a 2-hour night race. The 6+ mile GP course  saw over 100 motorcycles with mounted lights. Racers would have the opportunities to work out the kinks of light setup, team bonding, and, overall, a […]

TRIUMPH REVEALS MOTOCROSS RACING PLANS

Triumph is almost ready to go MX racing. In a press release, the British company announced that it will compete in the FIM MX2 class in 2024 with a new 250cc motocross bike. A 450 will follow in 2025. The full press release follows. Triumph Motorcycles confirms plans to compete in the prestigious FIM Motocross […]

WORCS DOUBLEHEADER AT CACHE VALLEY

WORCS TO CACHE VALLEY MX Concluding the summer break, the Rocky Mountain ATV/MC WORCS series picked back up its racing for rounds 7 and 8. The series trekked north to Cache Valley MX, which buttons up on the border of Idaho and Utah, for a doubleheader on a different style of off-road racing. WORCS provided […]

2006 HONDA CR500 AF PROJECT: RAW VIDEO SERIES

Dirt Bike Magazine tested this sweet 2006 Honda CR500 two-stroke that Mark Samuels from SLR Honda built to race at Mammoth Motocross. You’ve already seen the detailed video explaining all the ins and outs of this bike. This time around we wanted our viewers to be able to see it in the RAW form. Just […]

2023 KTM 890 ADVENTURE R ANNOUNCED

Inspired by the factory KTM 450 Rally race bikes the 2023 KTM890 R features all new styling and is the machine that KTM says will elevate the Adventure world to a higher level . See the official release from KTM below: For all those who dare to adventure, KTM North America, Inc. introduces the new […]

AMERICAN HONDA RESPONDS TO KEN ROCZEN ALLEGATIONS : POLITICAL GAMES

It’s clear that Ken Roczen and American Honda have a difference in opinion on how everything went down but Honda has made it very clear that they would like to continue working with Roczen through the 2023 season. Following Ken Roczen’s comments yesterday regarding his contract negotiations, American Honda Manager of Sports & Experiential Brandon Wilson […]

KEN ROCZEN LEAVES HONDA: BUYS HIS OWN BIKE TO RACE WSX

Ken Roczen will now longer be on a official factory HRC CRF450R ! Roczen made the huge announcement on the Bubba’s World Podcast today. Honda made Roczen an offer for 2023 to race Supercross only for big money but made the decision this week to pull their offer when it was clear he planned on […]

1989 SUZUKI RM 125 PROJECT BY MICHAEL FISCHER: 2-STROKE TUESDAY

Who remembers the 1989 Suzuki RM125? Michael Fischer is a moto-head and always searching different buy-sell-trade sites trying to find a deal, he came across this 1989 Suzuki RM 125 on Facebook Marketplace. Fischer could tell from the pictures it was in rough shape, but thought he would take a look. On this week’s Two-Stroke […]

CRF450R VS CR500 2-STROKE: VERSUS VIDEO SERIES

It’s been a while since we entertained the notion of comparing a modern 450 four-stroke with a classic CR500 two-stroke, but the topic is still as fascinating as ever. Twenty years ago, there was nothing as fierce as a 500cc two-stroke. It’s widely believed that they made so much power that no one could ride […]

DAVID BAILEY TRIBUTE CR250R BY MOTOWHIPS: 2-STROKE TUESDAY

A clean and simple David Bailey tribute Honda CR250R build appropriately named “The Legend” from Justin Myerson and the crew at Motowhips is our main focus on this week’s Two-Stroke Tuesday brought to you by Decal Works. This build throws us back to an iconic era in moto history when David Bailey was on top […]

2022 ISDE RESULTS DAY 1 : DISASTER STRIKES USA JR. TROPHY TEAM

The U.S. World Trophy Teams have successfully completed day one of the 2022 FIM International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) in Le Puy-En-Velay, France. U.S. JR. World Trophy Team rider Cody Barnes suffered a costly mechanical failure with his Honda taking him out of the event and the U.S. JR. team out of the overall standings. WORLD TROPHY […]

DALTON SHIREY STEALS SRA GP WIN: AUGUST 2022 SRA RACE REPORT

The SRA GP series resumed racing this past weekend at Glen Helen Raceway. Most racers coming off the summer break were welcomed to a 6+ mile race course that utilized both Main and REM tracks, stadium truck course, long sand-washes, and the back areas of Glen Helen. It was a nice 90+ degree day with […]

2023 GAS GAS EX350F VIDEO : OFF-ROAD 4-STROKES VIDEO SERIES

So far, only the three Austrian brands in the Pierer pits seem to know that a 350 is the ultimate size for off-road racing. Good for them. Unfortunately it doesn’t leave us with much choice. From the moment they joined hands, the GasGas EX350F, KTM 350XC-F and Husqvarna FX350 have been more alike than different; […]

2022 HANDSTANDS AT 100 MPH CELEBRATION/DUAL-SPORT RIDE SCHEDULED

The Desert and Baja Motorcycle Racing community is set to gather once again to celebrate our amazing past, present and future. This time on two separate weekends. The Reunion/Celebration will be held Sept. 24th at the legendary Blackmore Ranch. Displays, Presentations, and Discussions in a beautiful park like setting surrounded by powersports memorabilia. The “Baja […]

INTERNATIONAL MOTOCROSS MUSEUM FUNDRAISER: SEPT 21

The International Motocross Museum is getting closer to reality. The second fundraiser is scheduled on September 21. Here’s the official press release: International Motocross Museum, IMM, second fundraiser on Sept 21 – less than 30 days away!. Rare is it when history has the opportunity to repeat itself. But that’s exactly what’s going to happen […]

USA PICKS FIM JUNIOR MOTOCROSS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM

The American Motorcyclist Association announced the seven riders who will compete for the United States at the 2022 FIM Junior Motocross World Championship held Aug. 26-28 in Vantaa, Finland. “This is a great opportunity for our young riders to compete and show what they are made of on the world stage,” said AMA Deputy Director […]

FIM RESPONDS TO SUPERMOTOCROSS SERIES

The Communications Director for the FIM issued a press release in apparent response to the newly announced SuperMotocross series. The FIM wants to make it clear that it has no affiliation with MX Sports for Feld Entertainment in this matter, and that SX Global is a separate entity. The press release appears below.   In […]