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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. […]

2022 KTM SIX DAYS EDITION DUAL SPORT ARRIVES

KTM just announced the Six Days Edition of its big dual-sport bike. Unlike previous years, the bike will be a 500 rather than a 450 for 2022. The official release from KTM follows: Excellence in racing is often celebrated in the KTM family with dedicated and upgraded special edition models, and the KTM 500 EXC-F […]

2022 HONDA CRF250R & CRF250RX REVEALED

Honda has finally revealed the 2022 CRF250R. Today’s announcement also included the CRF250RX off-road bike and the F-Series family trail bikes. The official Honda press release follows:   The bike raced by Team Honda HRC riders Jett and Hunter Lawrence, the CRF250R has been completely redesigned for 2022, Honda revealed today. The all-new model features […]

2022 BETA EVO TRIALS MODELS

Beta has released info on its 2022 Evo Trials line. Here’s the official press release: The Evo has received a series of major updates to the engine, frame, and suspension over its lifespan, including recent updates to carburetion & ignition mapping which provided a more linear and predictable throttle response. With this model year, Beta […]

2022 KTM 300 XC-W TPI ERZBERGRODEO SPECIAL EDITION ANNOUNCED

The two-stroke off-road community has something to get very excited about! KTM has just announced the availability of the 2022 KTM 300 XC-W TPI Erzbergrodeo special edition model. This model will be produced in limited numbers and feature many items from the KTM Hard Parts catalog and of course special graphics. Below is the official […]

2022 YAMAHA MX & CROSS COUNTRY MODELS ANNOUNCED

After a very successful year of professional racing in 2021 Yamaha has announced a handful of changes to their very popular YZ250F, YZ450F motocross models and YZ250FX, YZ450FX cross country model for 2022. Just like in years past Yamaha will also offer the YZ250F and YZ450F in a Monster Energy version with black plastics and […]

YAMAHA ANNOUNCES NEW 2022 TWO-STROKES MODELS

  For the 2022 model year Yamaha continues to support the production of two-stroke models. Yamaha will even expand their two-stroke line-up with a new YZ85LW Large Wheel model along with a more powerful YZ125 engine and updated styling to both the YZ125 and YZ250 motocross models. Below is the official information straight from Yamaha […]

PREVIEW: TM MOTORCYCLES FOR 2022

TM is a small, independent company out of Pesaro, Italy that is often very  innovative in the world of off-road motorcycles. Usually, TM is the last manufacturer to show its model line for the upcoming year, but we have  a few images of the 300 fuel-injected two-stroke enduro bike and the 250 four-stroke motocrosser. TM […]

2022 BETA DUAL-SPORT MODELS

Beta has just released its 2022 dual-sport line. The Italian company  will continue to offer more dual-sport bikes than any other maker. All are based on the same basic engine and frame, but they have four different displacements  and each has a very different personality. Below is the official press release from Beta USA.   […]

FIRST LOOK: GAS GAS 2022 OFF-ROAD MODELS

Gas Gas is expanding their off-road line up for 2022 with the introduction of the EX 250 fuel-injected two-stroke that is designed specifically for closed course competition use. The cross country line also includes the EX 300 two-stroke, EX 250F, EX 350F and EX 450F four-stroke models. 2022 Enduro models are two-strokes only with a […]

2022 GAS GAS MX MODELS ANNOUNCED: FIRST LOOK

Gas Gas has just announced their entire MX line of 2022 models worldwide. After a very successful first year under the Austrian umbrella that also produces KTM and Husqvarna machines we weren’t expecting huge changes for 2022. There are a couple new MX two-stroke configurations and a 350cc four-stroke with minor refinements across the complete […]

SUZUKI ANNOUNCES 2022 MOTOCROSS LINE

Suzuki has revealed select 2022 models including the RM-Z450, RM-Z250 and RM85. There are no mechanical changes for this model year, but the prices are also unchanged. The RM-Z250 was already the most affordable bike in the class, and many of the new models from other manufacturers have seen big price increases. Here’s what Suzuki […]

KAWASAKI 2022: NEW KX85 & KX112!

Kawasaki today announced its 2022 line of off-road and MX motorcycles. The biggest news of the drop was the KX112, which replaces the KX100. The KX85 is also extensively updated. The remainder of the KX and KLX lines will be predominantly unchanged. Here’s the official Kawasaki release. For more detailed information on the new KX112, […]

2022 BETA TWO-STROKE MODELS ANNOUNCED: FIRST LOOK

Beta is making big news with an all new engine configuration for their flagship 300cc RR two-stroke model . Below is the information we received directly from Beta regarding the 2022 Beta 125cc, 200cc, 250cc and 300cc two-stroke RR models: The engineering team at Beta knows there’s always room for improvement! Nobody understands this better […]

2022 SHERCO ENDURO LINE

Sherco has just revealed its 2022 line of off-road motorcycles. The French company will again feature two-strokes and four-strokes in several displacements. Internationally, Sherco divides its products into two different lines: the Racing models and the premium-level Factory models. For the U.S. market, only the Factory models will be offered. This are mostly distinguished by […]