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TM’S FUEL INJECTED 2-STROKE: FULL TEST

There are things that set the TM machines apart from all others. They are brilliant works of artistic craftsmanship and technological marvels. They are rare, pricey and definitely appeal to the rider looking for uniqueness and a works…
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SUZUKI VANVAN: FULL TEST

Suzuki says the VanVan is an “extraordinarily retro, funky machine.” Even though the little 199cc four-stroke dual-sport bike is basic with modest features, it is nevertheless a modern bike despite the somewhat vintage look. It’s like the…
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2020 YAMAHA YZ450F: FULL TEST

Yamaha is deeper into the digital age than anyone, and the 2020 YZ450F has a mixture of new hardware and software to bring it into the new decade. Externally, the bike looks as it has since the really big makeover of 2018. That was when it…
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SWM 600 DUAL-SPORT: FULL TEST

You know this bike. You just might not recognize it. SWM is a new Italian company built on the ruins of Husqvarna AG. To understand the bike and why it exists, you have to know your Husky history. Before the brand became a KTM stepchild,…
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2020 HONDA CRF450R: THE ’20S VIDEO SERIES

The 2020 Honda CRF450R enters the 450cc motocross arena with changes to the battery position, suspension, and mapping that includes a new 3 part select-able torq option. The 2020 Honda 450 was debuted at Glen Helen Raceway and the Dirt Bike…
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2020 KAWASAKI KX450: THE ’20s VIDEO SERIES

For this episode of "The '20s" video series we take a look at the 2020 Kawasaki KX450. This machine was our 2019 450cc Motocross Shootout winner. Although the 2020 model features minimal changes that isn't necessarily a bad thing. This is a…
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2020 KTM 250SXF: THE ’20S VIDEO SERIES

For this edition of Dirt Bike Magazines video series "The '20s" we get our first chance to ride  the 2020 KTM 250SXF . This bike was all new for 2019 and returns this year with revisions including a vented air box and suspension changes.…
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2020 KAWASAKI KX250 : THE ’20S VIDEO SERIES

For this edition of "The '20s" Dirt Bike Magazine headed north on the 101 freeway to Castillo Ranch in in Central California for the introduction of the 2020 Kawasaki KX250. Although this bike looks very similar to the 2019 model it has…
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