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KTM 200 PROJECT: RAW VIDEO

The KTM 200XC-W vanished before its time. That left a massive void in the hearts of small-bore two-stroke fans. One of them was Lendon Smith of Seat Concepts. He set out to bring the 200 back by assembling a motor from parts and installing it into a modern KTM chassis. The result is an amazing […]

PMX RACING 2004 RM125 PROJECT: TWO-STROKE TUESDAY

On this week’s Two-Stroke Tuesday brought to you be Decal Works we give you an exclusive first look at the PMX Racing 2004 Suzuki RM125 project in the Dirt Bike Magazine studio. We also let builder Shiloh Angues tell his story about the build. 2-Stroke History this week is all about the Suzuki RM250 and […]

KEN ROCZEN WILL NOT RACE 2020 AMA OUTDOOR NATIONAL SERIES

Two-time AMA MX champ will focus on preparing for 2021 AMA Supercross series American Honda and Ken Roczen announced today that they have decided to have the German sit out the 2020 AMA Pro Motocross series. In his place, Christian Craig will ride the factory CRF450R alongside Chase Sexton. Over the course of the next […]

10 HOURS OF GLEN HELEN

The 3 Bros 10 Hours of Glen Helen took place this weekend despite summer heat and pandemics. This year the event was staged as a night race to avoid the heat–most of it was held after sunset. The riders left the line at 4:00 in the afternoon and the checkered flag dropped at 2:00 a.m. […]

RIDING THE 2021 KTM 450SX-F: THE WRAP

This week the 2021 KTM 450SX-F was dropped on us and we spent a couple of days getting to know it at Glen Helen Raceway. This isn’t a year of big changes for the KTM. There are two things worth knowing about the new 450SX: the front suspension has major changes and now KTM has […]

2021 KTM 450SX-F FIRST RIDE VIDEO

The 2021 KTM 450SX-F is here with a number of changes that have a big impact on its standing the the motocross world. It’s still the lightest and among the fastest bikes in its class, but for the upcoming year it has received substantial attention in the suspension department–most notably the fork. The WP Xact […]

2021 YAMAHA YZ450F, FIRST RIDE VIDEO

The 2021 Yamaha YZ450F is officially here and we had the opportunity to ride at at Glen Helen Raceway earlier in the week. This bike now enters its fourth year after the compete and total makeover it received in 2018. That was when it got a new frame, new bodywork and a redesigned motor with […]

LORETTA LYNN AMATEUR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP UNDERWAY

After months of anticipation, motocross racing has finally returned as the 39th running of the Monster Energy AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship kicked off its action-packed week of motos on Tuesday from famed Loretta Lynn’s Ranch. A full slate of action headlined the day, with the first 22 motos of the 2020 event getting underway […]

2020 BATTLE OF THE GOATS EXTREME ENDURO RESULTS

FactoryOne Sherco mounted Cody Webb and RPM KTM rider Trystan Hart have been battling hard in the 2020 AMA East Extreme Championship thus far. Webb had been able to edge out Hart at the first three rounds but round four in North Carolina  was a different story. Racing aboard a factory-prepped KTM 300 XC-W TPI, […]

2021 KTM 50 SX FACTORY EDITION ANNOUNCED

KTM has just made the next generation of motocross superstars very excited with their announcement of a 2021 50 SX Factory Edition model. Below is the official release and technical information on the new model: KTM North America, Inc. is excited to announce details for the 2021 KTM 50 SX FACTORY EDITION, the clear choice […]

MAICO 501 VS HUSQVARNA 500 TWIN: CLASSIC DIRT BIKE MAGAZINE

The January, 1972 issue of Dirt Bike Magazine featured a comparison test between a Maico 501 and a Husky 500 Twin. The bikes were examples of extreme engineering but never really designed to be compared or even compete against each other. The Maico was a production bike, but the Husqvarna was prototype concept machine, never […]