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2019 DUAL-SPORT VIDEO SHOOTOUT

We gathered the Honda CRF450L, the Husqvarna FE450, the Beta 430RR-S and the KTM 500EXC for a battle in the dirt. They don’t exactly match in displacement, but this isn’t about a racing class. These are what we consider the four best…
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CODY WEBB’S SECRET TRAIL RIDE

Cody Webb has a network of trails and secret spots throughout Northern California that very few people can ride. He shot this helmet cam file of a recent ride with Kyle Redmond and sent it to Dirt Bike's Video Editor Travis Fant for a…
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DETROIT 450 SUPERCROSS VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS

Eli Tomac won the Detroit Triple Crown Supercross convincingly, and established that when he's on, he's still the fastest man on any given day. He won the first two races easily, while Cooper Webb struggled to find his rhythm. In the final…
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VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: DETROIT 250 EAST SUPERCROSS

Austin Forkner was unstoppable in Detroit, becoming the first rider to sweep all three main events in a Triple Crown event. The only glitch in his otherwise perfect evening was provided by Geico Honda rider Chase Sexton, who was the fastest…
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FIRST RIDE: HUSQVARNA FC450 ROCKSTAR EDITION

The Husqvarna Rockstar Edition is here, decked out in the colors of the factory race team. As a tribute to Jason Anderson's 2018 AMA Supercross title, it bears a big number one in addition to team graphics. It's a tradition for this bike to…
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2019 KTM 450SX-F FACTORY EDITION VIDEO

The 2019 1/2 KTM 450SX-F is showing up at KTM dealers within a week or so, and once again, it's likely to be a preview of next year's bike. We didn't expect too many changes because the 2019 model had a very long list of new stuff,…
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HUSQVARNA FE450 DUAL-SPORT: A ’19s VIDEO

Husqvarna's FE450 dual-sport bike is the subject of this edition of The '19s Video Series.  In most cases, there's a KTM version of every bike that Husky produces, but that's not true here. There is no KTM 450 dual-sport bike in the…
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125 SHOOTOUT: RAW VIDEO SERIES

There's nothing better than the smell of premix in the morning. Mix that in with the sound of two-strokes and you have our 2018 125 two-stroke MX shootout. This is the B roll without narration or music--unless you consider the sound of a…
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2019 SUZUKI RM-Z250: THE ’19s VIDEO SERIES

The 2019 Suzuki RM-Z250 was the last 250 MX bike in the Dirt Bike Magazine test fleet. We already knew what to expect because we did a brief riding impression of the bike in Japan a few months ago. Once the production test bike arrived, it…
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TYLER BOWERS’ KX500: RAW VIDEO

Tyler Bowers prepared for the 2018 Red Bull Straight Rhythm in a big way. His Kawasaki KX500 build with an early ’90s theme was appropriately named “The Unit.” Bowers had lots of help with this build but was right there getting his hands…
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BETA 430RR-S DUAL-SPORT: THE ’19s, VIDEO SERIES

Beta is a small company that builds its products in Florence, Italy--motors, frames and all. In this case, being small is a big advantage. Beta can be more dirt-oriented than Honda, KTM or Husqvarna when it comes to emissions and noise…
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2019 250 MX SHOOTOUT: VIDEO EDITION

The Honda CRF250R, Husqvarna FC250, Kawasaki KX250, KTM 250SX-F, Suzuki RM-Z250 and Yamaha YZ250F meet in the 2019 Dirt Bike 250 MX shootout.  We have been looking forward to this for some time, but the new Suzuki RM-Z250 was late and so…
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HONDA CRF250RX: THE ’19s VIDEO SERIES

Honda just released the 2019 CRF250RX. This is an off-road version of the CRF250R motocross bike that was all new in 0218. It has an 18-inch rear wheel, a kickstand, a larger fuel tank, different mapping, a sealed chain, Dunlop AT81 tires…
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