WHY YOU NEED TO VOTE!

WHY YOU NEED TO VOTE! This November 7th, dirt bike and OHV enthusiasts face their most important battle ever, as Vice President Al Gore has vowed to expand the Clinton/USFS Roadless Initiative, should he be elected President. This Sierra Club-written policy seeks to completely remove OHVs from our National Forests, along with the very timber […]

PASTRANA WINS 125 TITLE

PASTRANA WINS 125 TITLE It came down the the last moto of the last race, but teenage sensation Travis Pastrana finally won the 125 National Championship with a double moto win at Steel City. Just a few weeks ago it seemed unlikely–Stephane Roncada had a sizeable points lead and Pastrana seemed to hit the ground […]

AMERICA STRIKES BACK

AMERICA STRIKES BACK Team USA won the Motocross des Nations over the weekend in stunning fashion. And why not? It was a strong team consisting of two newly crowned national champions (Travis Pastrana and Ricky Carmichael), a top GP rider (Ryan Hughes), and coached by a five-time world champion (Roger DeCoster). Carmichael went 1-2, Hughes […]

NATIONAL HARE & HOUND FINALE: BROWN IS FIRST!

NATIONAL HARE & HOUND FINALE: BROWN IS FIRST! Team Green’s Brian Brown finished second at every single National Hare and Hound this year–until the very last one. Finally, the defending champ won at the SCMC National on October 8 at Lucerne Valley, California. It was nearly a wire to wire victory as he had only […]

2001 KTM 125SX

2001 KTM 125SX Europe is back in the game. Ten years ago, no one would have believed it. Here in the year 2001 (almost), every teenager carries a telephone in his pocket, underwear is fashionably worn on the outside, scooters are back in style and the KTM 125 motocrosser is considered cool. At one point, […]

PANOPTX WIND-LESS EYEWEAR

PANOPTX WIND-LESS EYEWEAR Panoptx eyewear is designed to combat the effects of speed, including debris and wind, on the eye while still being fashion-forward. The glasses have an “Orbital Seal” made from soft, medical-grade foam that encloses the eye like a goggle, but looks and feels like wrap-style sunglasses. CONTACT: Panoptx; (925) 484-0292. PRICE: $95.00-$155.00 […]

LEM MOTOR LX2 USA MOTO-BIKE

LEM MOTOR LX2 USA MOTO-BIKE Christmas is nearly upon us, and what better way to surprise your four- to seven- year-old moto-star than with the LX2 moto-bike under (or at a mere 80 pounds, hang it from) the tree? The LX2 is powered by a 50cc single speed automatic, and features upside-down forks with four […]

YOSHIMURA TITANIUM EXHAUST SYSTEMS

YOSHIMURA TITANIUM EXHAUST SYSTEMS Yoshimura has announced the release of three new pipe configurations for your YZ400/YZ426, YZ250, and DRZ400. The “Standard” offers a stainless steel header with polished aluminum muffler, the “Race” offers a polished stainless steel header and titanium canister, and the “Pro” series (pictured) has titanium throughout and weighs in at a […]

GREY WOLF RELAXED-FIT

GREY WOLF RELAXED-FIT They could have called it Grey “Lump” riding gear, as any rider with a seasoned waistline would have ample space in these new threads. All Grey Wolf gear is conservatively styled, using Kevlar, double and triple Nylon stitching, and the best YKK zippers ensuring durability. Dualsport riders will appreciate a look that […]

MOTO-X-TRAINER ROWER ATTACHMENT

MOTO-X-TRAINER ROWER ATTACHMENT Motosport-Training?s Moto-X Trainer attaches to any health club rowing machine and has rotational grips that condition the forearms and the upper body while you receive a total cardiovascular workout. Package includes year-round conditioning and nutritional program with instructional video, and was used by Travis Pastrana en route to the 125 National Title. […]

MOTION PRO BEAD BUDDY OFF-ROAD

MOTION PRO BEAD BUDDY OFF-ROAD The new Motion Pro “Bead Buddy” off-road tire tool is used to push the tire bead down into the drop center of the rim on off-road wheels while using tire tools to change tires. Simply hook this tool over the spoke and push the bead down. No more fighting a […]

BILLETANIUM HYDRAULIC CLUTCH

BILLETANIUM HYDRAULIC CLUTCH This durable and race-ready clutch conversion offers racers up to 25 percent less pull compared to stock clutches, which can result in less arm pump and nearly effortless operation. All clutches are fully assembled and pre-bled; components and brackets are billet machined, and feature blue anodized hardware. CONTACT: White Brothers, (714) 692-3404. […]

PRO-MILLENNIUM CHROME LINE

PRO-MILLENNIUM CHROME LINE VMC presents its new Pro-Millennium Chrome Line which comes in chrome, standard, and custom colors. The kits include front, rear, and radiator shrouds, number plate, and side covers. The eye-catching chrome work can be a handy thing to have when friends and family are having a difficult time picking you out in […]

OAKLEY EYE JACKET 2.0

OAKLEY EYE JACKET 2.0 This most recent addition to the Eye Jacket series features Oakley?s first flush-mounted lens orbitals, which means they raised the lens to the frame surface. Those ingenious chaps at Oakley got their inspiration for the new shades from the Oakley Time Bomb wristwatch, the flush-mounting being inspired by the watch?s crystal, […]

AXO’S SXZERO GLOVES

AXO?S SXZERO GLOVES The people at AXO want you to get in touch with your feelings?really. The new SXzero glove was developed directly with rider input, addressing both form and function. Among the new features are a stretch-knit Spandex top, strapless closure, and Lycra finger side panels?all designed for riders looking for a less restrictive […]

BIEFFE 310X HELMET

BIEFFE 310X HELMET The 310X features a Lightweight Composite Thermoplastic Resin Shell with Plush Comfort Interior. It also offers some of the best entry-level features on the market including clear-coated water decal graphics in color match, and a D-ring fastener. The Bieffe 310X comes in sizes XS-XXL, as well as youth sizes S through L, […]

STEVE LAMSON’S RACING TECHNIQUES

STEVE LAMSON?S RACING TECHNIQUES To become a motocross champion takes hard work, and that?s what Steve Lamson?s race video is all about. The 40-minute video explains items like cornering faster, line selection, how to ride ruts, and how to get good starts. The video uses slow-motion photography to illustrate step-by-step how Lammy approaches whoops, doubles, […]

BRIAN BROWN: KAWASAKI’S HEIR APPARENT

BRIAN BROWN: KAWASAKI’S HEIR APPARENT When Team Kawasaki signed Brian Brown in ’97 he looked to be the heir apparent to a long list of dominant off-road racers that included Larry Roeseler, Ted Hunnicut, and Destry Abbott. With his performance in this year?s Hare & Hounds– winning the final round and finishing second in nearly […]

THE FIVE MINUTE FORK REBUILD

THE FIVE MINUTE FORK REBUILD: AUG?00 You have five minutes before your first moto. As you put on your helmet, you look down and see your whole moto in ruin: there?s fork oil dripping down one of your lower tubes. Worse yet, it?s drooling down on to your front brake. Not only will you have […]

HOW TO APPLY GRAPHICS

HOW TO APPLY GRAPHICS First, remove the old mangled stickers. Use the old sticker to gather bits of glue that stayed on the plastic, as shown. It should be a tamping action, and the sticker will collect the glue. DSP has an organic glue remover that works well, too. Thoroughly clean the plastic with a […]