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Bob Hannah

REMEMBERING THE 1978 TRANS-AMA SERIES: CLASSIC DECOSTER

This  story was alternately written by Roger DeCoster and Bob Hannah for the July, 1995 issue of Dirt Bike. The subject was the 1978 Trans-AMA Series. In the beginning, the series didn’t really have a name. It was just a collection of races held in the fall. Back then, it didn’t need a name It […]

THE SHOT HEARD ROUND THE WORLD-BOB HANNAH EXPLODES ONTO THE STAGE

In 1976 the motocross world changed when Bob Hannah lined up on the gate at the Hangtown National Motocross in Plymouth, California. Terry Good is a Moto historian and curator of the International Motocross Museum and chronicled the event. They’re setting the date for the Museum’s Kickoff event, ‘An Evening with the Champions’ a little later this year.

INTERNATIONAL MOTORCYCLE MUSEUM: THE WRAP

INTERNATIONAL MOTOCROSS MUSEUM   This bike is the liquid-cooled Factory Yamaha OW27  that Bob Hannah rode in 1976. It caused a firestorm of controversy that eventually changed the sport of motocross in America. It was the most sophisticated motocross bike of its time. This is the bike that Joel Robert rode to his last world […]

THE WEEKLY FEED: KTM 300 XC-W TPI MODS

This weeks Feed showcases our KTM 300 TPI machine and some crucial mods that we made to the machine. We feature a classic Hannah/LaPorte duel and have some incredible videos from the Reno Enduro Cross.

TWO-STROKE TUESDAY: BOB HANNAH’S 1976 YAMAHA 0W27

The Yamaha 125 0W27 made famous in 1976 by Bob Hannah is the main focus on this week’s Two-Stroke Tuesday brought to you by Boyesen. We packed 2-Stroke Theater full of small-bore two-stroke action including our 2018 125cc shootout. If you are a Bob Hannah fan, we have a bonus blast from the past at […]

BOB HANNAH JOINS TAG METALS AS TECHNICAL ADVISOR

MX/SX Legend Bob Hannah Joins Tag Metals As Technical Advisor Tag Metals relaunched earlier this month as part of the Group 6 USA, LLC family of brands and we are pleased to announce that 7 – Time Champ Bob “Hurricane” Hannah has joined the Tag Metals product development team as a technical advisor. After retiring […]