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2023 HUSQVARNA MX & CROSS-COUNTRY BIKES

Following on the heels of KTM’s new model release, Husqvarna has shown its 2023 motocross and cross country models. This includes the FC450, FC350, FC250 four-stroke motocrossers as well as the all-new TC300, TC250 and TC125 two-strokes. On the cross-country side, the new bikes include the TX300 two-stroke as well as the FX450, FX350 and […]

SHERCO ANNOUNCES 2023 MODELS

Sherco has shown its 2023 off-road line, which includes both four-stroke and two-strokes. The four-strokes include the 250SEF, 300SEF, 450SEF and 500SEF. The two-strokes include the SE125SE, 250SE and 300SE. The official press release straight from France appears below. NEW 2023 GRAPHICS The new graphics kit is made with InMold technology The graphics are injected […]

KTM’S 2023 TWO-STROKES: BIG CHANGES!

KTM just released the bulk of its 2023 dirt line. Virtually all of the competition bikes are new, but the two-stroke models in particular represent a very big departure from the past. On top of the list is an all-new model for the U.S. The 300SX two-stroke has not been offered on this side of […]

FIRST LOOK: 2023 KTM COMPETITION BIKES

KTM has finally shown us its 2023 competition bikes. This includes both motocross models and the cross country line. The four stroke models are similar to the Factory Editions that we saw earlier in the year with the addition of a 350SX-F. The full size two-strokes are entirely new. The kingpin of the two-stroke motocross […]

FIRST LOOK: 2023 HUSQVARNA OFF-ROAD & DUAL-SPORT BIKES

Husqvarna’s 2023 off-road and dual-sport models have been announced. While most of them are only lightly updated, the 2023 Husky FE450 deserves special attention. It is a model that has not been previously offered in the U.S. The closest was the 2021 FE501, which was a EPA homologated bike with emission equipment. The new FE450 […]

FIRST LOOK: 2023 KAWASAKI MOTOCROSS BIKES

Kawasaki has revealed its full motocross line for 2023. The KX250 has received substantial attention which includes motor, gearbox, suspension updates.  Here is what Kawasaki has to say about its 2023 motocross models, which include the KX450, KX250, KX110, KX85 and KX65. 2023 KAWASAKI KX250 2023 KX250 HIGHLIGHTS • NEW Increased engine performance • NEW […]

FIRST LOOK: 2023 KAWASAKI OFF-ROAD & DUAL-SPORT BIKES

Kawasaki has dropped the bulk of its 2023 off-road bikes. This includes the KX450X and KX250X competition models as well as the off-road play bikes and dual-sport bikes. The official description of each model from Kawasaki’s own corporate mouth is below. 2023 KX250X • NEW Increased engine performance • NEW Racer-friendly gearing • NEW Wider […]

GASGAS DUAL-SPORT MODEL ANNOUNCED FOR U.S.

Earlier this week, GasGas Austria released photos and information on the company’s first real dual-sport bike: The ES700. GasGas North America has now confirmed that it will be available as a U.S. model in 2023. It is based on the KTM 690 Enduro and the Husqvarna 701 Enduro. A model in Supermoto configuration, has also […]

2023 KTM OFF-ROAD & DUAL-SPORT BIKES RELEASED

KTM has shown its off-road bike and dual-sport bikes for 2023. This includes the 150XC-W, 250XC-W, 300XC-W two-strokes as well as the 350 and 500 EXC dual-sports. This is only the first wave of KTM’s new-bike offerings and have minimal changes; the two-strokes still feature TPI fuel injection and the dual-sport bikes have the previously […]

NEW ELECTRIC OFF-ROAD BIKE: FLUX PRIMO

The Flux Primo is the latest electric off-road bike to be revealed. It is manufactured in Slovenia, and iwill be available in three configurations: MX, Enduro and Supermoto. The price will be 12,000 Euro and pre-orders are already being taken. The official press release follows: • The Flux Primo is an electric powered off-road bike […]

FIRST LOOK: HUSQVARNA MINIS FOR 2023

The first 2023 models are here! Husqvarna unveiled its minicycle line for 2023 today. This first wave of new models includes the TC85, the TC65 and TC50. The full Husqvarna press release follows: Husqvarna Motorcycles North America, Inc. is pleased to unveil its minicycle motocross range for 2023 with race-tested MAXXIS tires and a fresh […]

2023 GASGAS MOTORCYCLES REVEALED

GasGas has showed 10 of its 2023 MX models. The bikes all have a new look, but will not have the new chassis or motors that have been shown with the KTM Factory Editions or the Husqvarna Rockstar Editions. The official press release follows. GASGAS is coming in hot for 2023 with a vibrant new […]

2022 KTM 450SX-F FACTORY EDITION

The 2022 KTM Factory Edition is the first of a new platform. We expect it to be the basis for KTM, Husqvarna and GasGas race bikes for a long time to come. Both the motor and the frame are new, as well as all the bodywork. The motor doesn’t look that different, but it’s almost […]

2022 KTM 250SX-F FACTORY EDITION: FIRST RIDE

The 2022 KTM 250SX-F Factory Edition is out. This isn’t just a pipe and some cosmetic hits; the entire bike is new. This is the platform that will be basis for all of KTM’s off-road bikes from 2023 forward. We got to spend a day riding the bike at Fox Raceway in Pala, California, and […]

BETA RELEASES EVO FACTORY TRIAL BIKES

Beta has just announced the the new 2022 Evo Factory Edition Trials bikes. This following is the official word from Beta: Beta presents the most high-performance version of the EVO family yet – the new 2022 Evo Factory. Working in close collaboration with the Beta Factory Team riders Matteo Grattarola, Lorenzo Gandola, Sondre Haga, and […]

HUSQVARNA ROCKSTAR EDITIONS

Husqvarna has released the 2022 1/2 Rockstar Editions. This year a 250 joins the 450 that we generally see in advance of the U.S. Supercross season, and both models are completely new. They are, presumably, advance looks at the full-production 2023 models. Here’s the official Husqvarna press release: Husqvarna Motorcycles introduces the 2022 FC 250 […]

2022 KTM ADVENTURE BIKES ANNOUNCED

KTM has just announced its adventure bikes for 2022. Included in the line are two new versions of the 1290; the 1290 Super Adventure R and the 1290 Super Adventure S. The R model looks to have serious dirt capability and comes with aggressive Bridgestone tires and reworked XPLOR suspension components. The following press release […]

TM MOTORCYCLES FOR 2022

Each year, TM usually waits to announce all its motorcycles at the EICMA show, in Milan Italy. This year, TM didn’t attend, but had a virtual unveiling on the first day of the show. Here’s a look at the motorcycles that TM will be offering in 2022. TM 450Fi ES: $10,995 TM is a tiny, […]

BETA ANNOUNCES 2022 RACE EDITIONS

Each year, Beta’s second wave of new models includes its Race Editions. These are the competition-oriented version of their off-road two-strokes and dual-sport bikes, and have upgraded suspension and other features. The official Beta press release information follows: Beta USA is proud to announce their 2022 RR Race Edition models With a full eight model […]

ALL-NEW COBRA CX65 REVEALED

Cobra officially revealed its 2022 line of mini racers after offering a sneak peak of the bikes at the Loretta Lynn’s Amateur Nationals. The big news is that the CX65 is entirely new. It was originally brought to the market in 2012, but this marks its first major model change. The official press release follows. […]