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2017 KTM50 SX PROJECT: TWO-STROKE TUESDAY

This week's Two-Stroke Tuesday is all about the mini rippers as we show you some details of our 2017 KTM 50 SX project built for our youngest test rider Austin Tilley. Tilley raced this machined at the 2021 Mammoth Mountain Motocross as a…
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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…
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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…
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TM 300 TWO-STROKE: BEHIND THE BUILD

Extreme enduro has seen a huge explosion all around the world in the past few years, so much so that there is a full series in the USA now dedicated to outdoor extreme events. With this popularity comes not only some very talented riders…
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ZACH BELL’S KAWASAKI KX450X: BEHIND THE BUILD

Zach Bell has been on factory-level race teams for a majority of his career. He was a part of the powerhouse Factory Connection Honda squad when he raced AMA SX and MX, then his transition into off-road was with the SLR Honda team. Bell has…
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2021 GAS GAS MC65 PROJECT: TWO-STROKE TUESDAY

On this week's Two-Stroke Tuesday brought to you by Decal Works we give you a closer look at our 2021 Gas Gas MC65 project that has been plastered all over social media. We built this bike for test rider Jacob Tilley to race the famed…
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1988 KAWASAKI KDX200: BEHIND THE BUILD

By Ron Lawson The inspiration for this project can be traced back to the 2016 ISDE. There were a couple of guys on 35-year-old Jawas who attempted to ride the Six Days for the host country of Slovakia. They didn’t even finish, but it…
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HONDA CRF450X RESTORATION: BEHIND THE BUILD

During a bench racing session the phrase was muttered, “We should race the 3 Brothers 24-Hour endurance race at Glen Helen this year.” With that one sentence, Josh Trimble, Randy Garrett, Josh Dalton, Joey Martin and Dan Dreier’s lives…
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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,…
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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…
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WHAT IS DIRTY RACING? CLASSIC DECOSTER

What's the difference between a legitimate pass and dirty racing? That's been a difficult question for a very long time. In the June, 1994 issue of Dirt Bike, Roger DeCoster addressed the issue. The standards he put forth have become a…
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YAMAHA YZ250F PROJECT: BEHIND THE BUILD

The 2021 Yamaha YZ250F won our 2021 250 MX Shootout. It's a great bike with excellent suspension and a good-solid power delivery. There's only one problem. All the bikes in our 2021 250 MX shootout were great bikes with glowing attributes.…
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AEO ALUMINUM CR500R: BEHIND THE BUILD

They say necessity is the mother of invention. In the Dirt Bike magazine world, we like to think passion is what fuels an inventor’s mind. Lucky for us, longtime AEO Powersports customer Don Shields rode all the new 450cc machines and…
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2022 KAWASAKI KX112 : TWO-STROKE TUESDAY

Kawasaki has just dropped a bomb on the mini racing world with the introduction of their 2022 KX112. On this week's Two-Stroke Tuesday we take a closer look at the new model that will be available on dealership floors later this year. Below…
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2021 TM 112CC SUPERMINI

On this week's Two-Stroke Tuesday brought to you by Decal Works we take a quick look at the 2021 TM Racing 112cc Supermini. No this is not a project, TM produces this machine straight off their assembly line. We keep the small-bore…
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TAKE THE DIRT BIKE SURVEY AND WIN A FREE BIKE!

Everybody likes free stuff, and it doesn’t get much better that a free bike! One lucky Dirt Bike reader will win a flat-track motorcycle from Sunday Motors. Simply fill out the annual reader survey by clicking here. We’ll take your input to…
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