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ULTIMATE CR500: BEHIND THE BUILD

Carson Brown loves to ride dirt bikes! It doesn’t matter the year, make or model, he just loves two wheels and an engine. Lucky for us, we like showcasing his talents on said dirt bikes. Lately, Carson and his dad, BBR Motorsports cofounder…
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HONDA CRF450RX: FULL TEST

The overlap between motocross and off-road has never been so wide. Machines like the Honda CRF450RX can stake a claim in either camp. The RX is, in its simplest terms, a Honda CRF450R motocross bike that won’t chew you up and spit you out.…
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2004 HONDA CR250R REBORN: BEHIND THE BUILD

Collin and his crew at Faster USA are usually busy CNC-machining billet-aluminum hubs and building custom wheels for customers’ motorcycles. A couple of years ago, before the COVID global pandemic, they decided to take a break from the…
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HONDA CRF450RS: YEAR ’22 VIDEO SERIES

The Honda CRF450RS is a special edition that doesn't really fit the mold of a traditional Factory Edition or race replica. Instead of being offered at a premium price, it has an MSRP straight out of 2013: $8599. Join us at Blackmore Ranch…
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HONDA CRF250RX: FIRST RIDE VIDEO SERIES

The Honda CRF250RX is a new bike for 2022. It got all of the same upgrades that the new motocross version got, plus it has a larger fuel tank, an 18-inch rear wheel, Dunlop tires, handguards and off-road settings for the suspension and…
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HONDA CR250 2-STROKE REBUILD: RAW VIDEO

There's nothing that sounds as sweet as a fresh Honda CR250. This project was named the T-1000 in tribute to the liquid-metal assassin in Terminator 2, which was brought back from the future. This Honda CR250 was brought forward from the…
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RIDING THE 2022 HONDA CRF250RX: THE WRAP

The Honda CRF250RX is now in its second generation, and we have one in our dirty hands. The first version kinda had bad timing. Back in 2016, Trevor Bollinger won the GNCC XC2 championship on the SOHC CRF250R motocross bike, which we…
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HONDA REDMOTO CRF300RX: DB OFF-ROAD VIDEO SERIES

The RedMoto 300RX is, basically a Honda CRF250RX modified for off-road use by the Italian Honda Importer.  The bike is sold in the U.S. on an a la carte basis by Checkpoint Offroad. In other words, you go to your Honda dealer and walk out…
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2004 HONDA CR250R PROJECT: BEHIND THE BUILD

In 50 years of existence, Dirt Bike Magazine has never started off a build the same way as the MX Revival T-1000 Honda CR250R. We wanted to give an unknown bike builder a chance for some exposure, so naturally we did what any modern company…
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BAJA HONDA 450: BEHIND THE BUILD

The SCORE Baja 1000 and Honda go together like peanut butter and jelly! Can you really have one without the other? For decades the Honda Baja effort has been a strictly in-house affair, but Mark Samuels (SLR Racing) and the crew at San…
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RIDING THE 2022 HONDA CRF450RX: THE WRAP

We have a 2022 Honda CRF450RX that we've been saving for wet weather. As every Southern Californian knows, when the desert is wet it's a wonderful place to take a big, powerful motorcycle. Basically, they don't come any bigger and more…
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2022 HONDA CRF250R: FULL TEST

When most manufacturers are playing it safe by not making many changes to their motocross models, Honda has now for the second year introduced an all-new machine to the market. The 2022 Honda CRF250R follows in the footsteps of the 2021…
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2022 HONDA CRF450R: FULL TEST

The debut of the 2021 Honda CRF450R should have been a brilliant moment for Honda to bask in the glory of all the engineering know-how and investment that went into the development of a brand-new bike, but that’s not what happened. Final…
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1983 HONDA CR480: BEHIND THE BUILD

Have you ever wondered what would happen if legendary fabricators of today got together to rebuild iconic machines of yesterday? If so, this 1983 Honda CR480R project is just what you have been waiting for! Dirt Bike magazine teamed up with…
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REBIRTH OF A HONDA CR250R

This Honda CR250R two-stroke doesn't look or act like the original version that Honda sold. Charles Lytle at MXRevival is a craftsman who recently set out to make custom bike builds a full-time profession. On the cosmetic side, Lytle took…
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CARSON BROWN AND HIS CR500 2-STROKE

If Honda still made the CR500R two-stroke, it might look something like this. Carson Brown and his dad Duane Brown brought it back from the grave and rebuilt it at the BBR Motorsports Headquarters in Washington. Carson is a current 250 pro…
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MOTOWHIPS CRF110: BEHIND THE BUILD

Justin Myerson and his crew can make just about anything look like a factory level race machine! With the 110cc pit bike craze that is rapidly moving across the USA, Motowhips decided to showcase their talents in that area. This build named…
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