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KX500

KAWASAKI KDX500 2-STROKE: BEHIND THE BUILD

When it comes to 500cc two-stroke projects, they usually go one of two directions: the first is a complete restoration of the stock steel-framed chassis, or the second is taking the two-stroke powerplant and fabricating it into a…
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KTM 500 2-STROKE PROJECT: THE DARK KNIGHT

Are you holding out for KTM--or anyone--to build a modern 500cc two-stroke motocross bike? The guys at The Ride Shop in New River, Arizona got tired of waiting and built one for themselves. The Dark Knight is a current KTM chassis with a…
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500CC TWO-STROKE VIDEO INSANITY : 2-STROKE THEATER

It's all about big-bore premix burning works of art this week on 2-Stroke Theater. We have The Ride Shop AZ  Husky TC500CR, a couple high profile KX500s, a clean 1995 CR500 rebuild and a dual exhaust equipped CR500AF from AEO Powersports…
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MIKE LAROCCO’S 1993 KAWASAKI KX500

In 1993, Mike LaRocco became the last AMA 500cc Motocross championship. At the end of the year, the Editors of Dirt Bike got together with him and his bike for a feature in the March 1994 issue. In motocross, the #1 plate is everything.…
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TYLER BOWERS’ KX500 2-STROKE: A PREMIX VIDEO

The mighty KX500 two-stroke intrigued Tyler Bowers so much that he set out on a mission to find one and modernize it. The result is a bike that has the best of the '90s and the best of 2020 with the unmistakable sound of a big two-stroke.…
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500cc MADNESS YOU GOTTA SEE: TWO-STROKE TUESDAY

We have gone 500cc crazy on this week's Two-Stroke Tuesday ! We are giving you an exclusive look at six insane 500cc two-stroke builds that we have done recently in two different types of features on our website. Our "Behind The Build"…
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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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