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PRODUCT REVIEW: FMF TURBINE CORE 2.1

PRODUCT: The FMF Turbine Core 2.1 is FMF’s latest two-stroke spark arrestor. This new silencer is inspired by FMF’s 4.1 muffler line and uses its turbine damping system as the spark arrestor, which helps increase the exhaust flow and requires little maintenance since it is not a screen type, which can clog after a few […]

PRODUCT REVIEW: LEATT GPX5.5 MX BOOTS

PRODUCT: The Leatt GPX 5.5 FlexLock boots come to market following a three-year project development process using their pro athletes for testing and input. Leatt is committed to protection, but developed the GPX 5.5 with looks as an important caveat. It uses a FlexLock system that makes for adjustable boot flex, lockout of ankle movement, […]

PRODUCT REVIEW: DENALI D2 LED LIGHT KIT

PRODUCT: Denali D2 auxiliary LED lights were designed to create an impressive beam of light that is perfect for daytime conspicuity and nighttime distance. These small 10-watt Cree lights only draw 1.6 amps apiece. Their small 2.2-inch-round by 2.4-inch-deep size makes it easy to mount them on just about any motorcycle. Their impressive power throws […]

PRODUCT REVIEW: MOOSE RACING BIKE MAT

MOOSE RACING BIKE MAT PRODUCT: The great majority of us work on our own machines in the garage. Having a good mat under the machine offers several advantages: dropped hardware is easier to find and, most important, spilled liquids, over-spray and other lubricants are more easily cleaned and controlled. The Moose Racing bike mat is […]

PRODUCT REVIEW: SUPERLITE RSX SPROCKET

SUPERLITE RSX STEEL RACE SPROCKET PRODUCT: The Superlite RSX-series sprocket is a hardened-steel, black, zinc-plated motocross/off-road sprocket designed to be the lightest steel sprocket you can buy. This is accomplished with their unique spoke design, which offers superb strength at a maximum weight reduction. A computer-generated design targeted the weight and strength sides of the […]

PRODUCT REVIEW: ENDURO ENGINEERING EXTREME SKID PLATE

ENDURO ENGINEERING EXTREME KTM/HUSQVARNA 2-STROKE SKID PLATE PRODUCT: Enduro Engineering’s Extreme skid plate is made for hard-enduro-type terrain. It starts life as a standard EE aluminum skid plate. The material is thick, there are side tabs that protect the frame rails and footpeg mounts, covers vital areas (e.g., water pump, engine cases), and has proper […]

MOTION PRO SEAL MATE: PRODUCT REVIEW

PRODUCT: Motion Pro has long been known for their focus on specialty tools for both the motorcycle enthusiast and mechanic. But as important as their highly focused instruments are, they have etched a firm hold on simplified implements that make life easier for the dirt biker. Their Seal Mate fork-seal cleaner is a simple idea […]

PRODUCT REVIEW: TWIN AIR POWERFLOW KIT

Twin Air has released their Powerflow kit for the KTM/Husky two-strokes, and it consists of a new billet-aluminum cage that replaces the stock plastic unit and a new filter designed to work with the new more rigid cage.

TORC1 DEFY LOCK-ON GRIPS: PRODUCT REVIEW

PRODUCT: The evolution of the dirt bike grip has not only targeted comfort and feel, but ease of installation. It is now owned by the “lock-on” grip, where there is no gluing, safety wiring or other witches’ brews that riders were required to keep their grips from spinning on the bars. Torc1 Racing’s Defy Lock-On […]

MOOSE RACING FENDER MOUNT TOOL PACK: PRODUCT REVIEW

PRODUCT: The Moose Racing Fender Mount Tool Pack is a compact, folding pack that is 10 inches long, 7 inches wide and 2 inches tall. Once unfolded, the pack displays a myriad of compartments to hold wrenches, mini T-handles, spare parts and personal items that need to stay dry. It’s made from tough 500D tarpaulin […]

PRODUCT REVIEW: LEATT VELOCITY 6.5 GOGGLES

PRODUCT: Leatt has never made a secret of the fact that it is a protection company. Their new Velocity 6.5 goggles feature WideVision (170-degree viewing), a dual-layer lens (anti-fog-treated and are scratch-resistant, thanks to a special coating) and goes through three stringent tests—ANSI Z87.1-2015, Military Ballistic Impact Standard (MIL-DTL-43511D) and Certified CE EN 1938:2010. Leatt […]

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT: IMS

The crew at IMS Products have been a staple in the off-road community for years, and we caught up with Chris Harden so he could fill us in on some of their hot-selling items.

LIVING WITH THE KTM 300 XC-W TPI

The popularity of the KTM 300EXC TPI machine revolves around its clean power—a smooth exhaust of tractable muscle that erupts with a vibration-free throb that allows it to make traction.

IMS CORE ENDURO FOOTPEG: PRODUCT REVIEW

PRODUCT: The IMS Core Enduro footpeg is made from 17-4 stainless steel that has been heat-treated and goes through several processes to ensure both strength and durability. It uses a wall design that promotes optimal tooth surface. It comes in either standard or sharp tooth design, and the Core Enduro peg, which we tested, features […]