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RICKY BRABEC PROFILE

After coming painfully close to winning the Dakar Rally in 2019, Ricky Brabec came back to dominate the 2020 running of the event. In so doing , he became the first American winner in a sport that is still somewhat obscure to the average American. In Europe, Ricky might well be a household name. Here’s […]

AMERICAN RICKY BRABEC WINS 2020 DAKAR RALLY

Ricky Brabec has won Dakar. After finishing second to Honda teammate Jose Ignacio Conejo on the 12th and final round, Ricky and the Monster Energy HRC Rally team could breathe again. Brabec had led the rally since stage three and scored two stage victories along the way. Throughout the event, Brabec was consistently aggressive, stretching […]

2020 ANAHEIM 2 SUPERCROSS PREVIEW

AMA Supercross is back at Angel Stadium this weekend. If any stadium is the home of Supercross, this is it. This will be the 75th time that premier Supercross has been held in this stadium. This is the second of two visits in 2020, and there have often been three Anaheim rounds in a single […]

SLR HONDA 2020 TEAM ANNOUNCED: STEWART SIGNS

2020 SLR Honda Off-Road Program Factory SLR Honda Off-Road finally announces their 2020 racing plans on the West Coast and here they are: With an all-out reign against the off-road competition, SLR Honda announces Trevor Stewart and Cole Martinez will be joining the team as pro class riders alongside seasoned pro 2 class rider, Tallon […]

HUSKY TC500 PROJECT BY THE RIDE SHOP AZ: TWO-STROKE TUESDAY

On this week’s Two-Stroke Tuesday brought to you by Decal Works we give you the first look at our completed Husqvarna TC500 project with The Ride Shop AZ. You don’t want to miss it. We have three two-stroke project bike videos and one 4-Stroke VS 2-Stroke video for your viewing pleasure in 2-Stroke Theater this […]

2020 SUPERCROSS: ST. LOUIS PREVIEW & RANKINGS

The Monster Energy Supercross series will return to the Dome at America’s Center in St Louis this weekend after a short absence. The last time we were there was 2018, and there have been a total of 23 Supercrosses in St Louis starting back in 1996. Back then, Jeff Emig collected the win in the […]

RICKY BRABEC WINS DAKAR STAGE 3

The Super Marathon stage wrapped up today with American Ricky Brabec of the Monster Energy Honda Team winning and leapfrogging into the overall lead. The 414-kilometer Neom loop took place on slippery gravel-filled mountain tracks connected by a high-speed section of off-piste racing through a valley. The navigation proved particularly taxing, but Brabec, José Ignacio […]

MX REVIVAL CR250 PROJECT STAGE 1: TWO-STROKE TUESDAY

On this week’s Two-Stroke Tuesday brought to you by Decal Works we give a look at the start of our Honda CR250 build with MX Revival. This thing is definitely in need of TLC. We have 2-Stroke Theater packed with green machines for your viewing pleasure this week and don’t miss an exclusive link to […]

JUSTIN COOPER PRACTICE: RAW VIDEO

Justin Cooper fired the first shot in the 2020 Monster Energy Supercross season. For those who have been watching him in the off-season, it was no surprise. Here’s how he spent his summer vacation at the Yamaha test track. ARVE

TREVOR STEWART & JCR HONDA PART WAYS

American Honda rider and 2019 NGPC Series Pro class National Champion Trevor Stewart announced on his social media that he and JCR Honda team owner Johnny Campbell could not come to a support agreement for the 2020 season. Stewart who was initially under contract to the team through the 2020 season and Campbell mutually agreed […]

2020 DUAL-SPORT BIKE BUYER’S GUIDE

Street-legal bikes are evolving quickly. Offerings like the KTM EXC models and the Husqvarna FE dual-sports are pushing the boundaries of performance, while upstart companies like Beta and SWM are providing alternatives that are truly off-road bikes with the bonus of a license plate. Honda, Suzuki, Kawasaki, SSR and Yamaha are in the game providing […]

AEO POWERSPORTS KTM50 SX PROJECT: TWO-STROKE TUESDAY

On this week’s Two-Stroke Tuesday it’s all about the next generation of riders. We are giving you the first look at our KTM50 SX build with the crew at AEO Powersports. It’s pretty amazing what these little machines are capable of nowadays. You don’t want to miss the four Travis Fant produced videos in 2-Stroke […]

2020 YAMAHA YZ125 TWO-STROKE: PREMIX VIDEO SERIES

The 2020 Yamaha YZ125 two-stroke returns with no major changes. That’s not necessarily a bad thing. We love this bike and enjoy riding it no matter what. We are thankful that Yamaha still has two-stroke MX bikes in production and that they are the only Japanese manufacturer to do so. Sit back and enjoy some […]

2020 KTM FACTORY EDITION 450SXF

It has become a tradition for KTM to give us a glimpse of what their factory rider will be racing in SX and motocross in the upcoming year right before the new season starts. The 2020.5 KTM Factory Edition details have just been announced. The full details from KTM are below. The 2020 KTM 450 […]

DAKAR BEGINS JANUARY 5, 2020

On January 5th, 2020, the Dakar rally will begin, taking place for the first time in Saudi Arabia. Americans Andrew Short and Ricky Brabec are prepared for what might be the most challenging rally of their careers.  You can follow the daily action here at www.dirtbikemagazine.com/tag/dakar   ARVE