Dirt Bike December 2019

$6.95

ON THE COVER: Ken Roczen likes to have fun just like any other motohead. His personal CRF450L dual-sport bike should make that easy. Photo by Mark Tilley.

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BIKES

2020 450 MX SHOOTOUT
The Honda CRF450R, Husqvarna FC450, Kawasaki KX450, KTM 450SX-F, Suzuki RM-Z450 and Yamaha YZ450F meet in their annual battle of the beasts.
HONDA CRF250R
When Honda engineers redesigned the CRF250R two years ago, they left out one key ingredient. The 2020 model gets a second chance at a first impression.
YAMAHA YZ250F
Yamaha figured that the YZ250F was good enough to return to action without change for 2020. If any bike can do that, it’s the YZ, but the new year brings new competition
SSR189
In case you didn’t notice, motorcycles are expensive. SSR is an American company manufacturing bikes in Asia as a means to combat the price crisis.

ADVENTURE

HONDA CB500X
Honda has learned a lot about adventure since the CB500X was first introduced in 2013. Now the budget 500 has big changes that make an even bigger difference.
THE GOODS
Every month we bring you a little glimpse of the goods that can help in your more adventurous two-wheel expeditions.

FEATURES

KEN ROCZEN’S DUAL-SPORT BIKE
The Honda CFR450L was last year’s big dual-sport investment, so don’t expect Honda to make big change any time soon. Ken Roczen got together with Justin at Motowhips to take his personal L to a new level.
KTM 300 SECRETS
Our first ride on the 2020 KTM 300XC-W TPI was courtesy of Jeff Slavens, who already focused on the bike’s weaknesses. There aren’t many.
2020 MX BIKE BUYER’S GUIDE
The latest crop of motocross bikes is a showcase of the state of the art in dirt bike technology. We have gathered all the photos, prices and info you need to explore the 2020 MX landscape.
MOTOCROSS OF NATIONS
The news is that the U.S. didn’t win. Oh, wait, that’s not news anymore. The real news flash is that the team that deserved to win finally did.10

PRODUCT TESTS

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