Dirt Bike March 2020

$6.95

ON THE COVER: The release of the KTM Factory Edition is the way that moto heads know the new year has officially begun.

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BIKES

KTM 450SX-F FACTORY EDITION
Each year KTM prepares for the new Supercross season with the release of the 450SX-F Factory Edition, a replica of what the factory riders will race and a preview of production bikes to come.
HUSQVARNA FC450 ROCKSTAR EDITION
Husqvarna has followed the lead of KTM by releasing its own factory-bike replica. In this case, it’s called the FC450 Rockstar Edition, and it’s a tribute to Jason Anderson’s works bike.
1996 KAWASAKI KX250
Back in 1996 Jeff Emig was the newly crowned Supercross champion, and his bike was based on the Kawasaki KX250. Here’s how that bike looks in the light of the 21st century.
PROJECT BIKE SPOTLIGHT
Often, the most treasured bikes are the smallest. This month’s “Project Bike Spotlight” is a 2019 KTM 50SX treated with the loving care that reflects its true value.

ADVENTURE

HUSQVARNA FE501S DUAL-SPORT
Dual-sport bikes are becoming the battlefront where new technology is showcased. Husky’s big FE501S is a bike that truly is dirt-ready without modification.
ADVENTURE BIKE BUYER’S GUIDE
The days when adventure bikes were street bikes with crash bars are gone. Here are over 50 machines that were designed with off-road touring in mind.
THE GOODS
This is Dirt Bike’s monthly storefront where adventure riders go window shopping for gear, hard parts and services.

FEATURES

CASELLI FOUNDATION
A handful of people can make a big difference. The Caselli Foundation is devoted to making the off-road racing world a little bit safer, and here’s how they do it.
HARD ENDURO VACATION
The things that Cody Webb does on vacation are a little like the things that he does at work. Either way, they are amazing.
HANNAH VS. DECOSTER
The year was 1978, and the greatest riders in the world were Bob Hannah and Roger DeCoster. Here’s what they really thought of each other in the golden days of U.S. motocross.
TWO-STROKE BUYER’S GUIDE
The two-stroke world is alive and well. Today, the selection of off-road and MX bikes with expansion chambers is deeper than ever, and it’s growing all the time.

PRODUCT TEST

MOOSE RACING BIKE MAT
SUPERLITE RSX SPROCKET
ENDURO ENG. EXTREME SKID PLATE