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  • United by Power: Episode 3 – Cooper Webb, Jason Anderson & Alex Martin
    September 28, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire ) – As the drama unfolds in Italy, Team USA makes a full on effort to combat the challenging teams for the top spot at MXoN. Jason Anderson escapes a near tragic crash and Cooper Webb is forced to deal...

    Posted by Bryan Bosch on Sep 28, 2016
  • Husqvarna Motorcycles Introduces New 701 SUPERMOTO & 701 ENDURO
    701 Family Reaches New Heights in Performance with the Latest Generation Single Cylinder Engine for Model Year 2017  September 28, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire ) – Husqvarna Motorcycles are proud to unveil the new 701 SUPERMOTO and 701 ENDUR...

    Posted by Bryan Bosch on Sep 28, 2016
  • A Day's Work...So Close to Impossible
    The ride through the eyes of the camera...  I found myself the other day at the base of a trail that quite frankly scared the crap out of me. I straddled my seat, both feet on the ground, motor idling, and my neck looking so far up, the back of my helmet hit the plastic drone case that I had strapped to my body. Video or it didn't happen, right? Well...

    Posted by scottiedawg on Sep 27, 2016
  • Shinko 505 Hybrid Cheater Tire
    If you've ever sat down and watched a hard enduro event such as Romaniacs or the Erzberg Rodeo, you've probably seen people like Graham Jarvis getting ridiculous amounts of traction to clear obstacles. How do they do this?...

    Posted by Russhole on Sep 21, 2016
  • AXP Racing HDPE Skid Plate
    For woods and enduro riders, one of the most important pieces of bike protection is a skid plate. They take a constant beating from all sorts of hits & trail trash, something plentiful where I ride (NW Washington State). My aluminum...

    Posted by Russhole on Sep 21, 2016
  • Are you getting the most out of your motocross practice sessions?
    Sure, it's fun to put some laps in on a motocross track. But, you'll fall short of your potential if you're not using this key practice law of practicing important techniques separately . This is true for motocross cornering skills as well as motocross jumping skills. Did you know that riding really well requires mastering as many as 55 separate technique...

    Posted by Gary Semics on Sep 19, 2016
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Rider Discussion

1987 Honda XL250R

just picked this bike up.  I can't seem to get access to the spark plug.  Does this bike require a special spark plug wrench.  my deep sockets don't seem to be able to get down and on to the spark plug.  it's like the engine head has a protrusion or something making it difficu...

Treadmill

Search for power incline featured in a treadmill.   This allows you to enjoy a selection of incline quality and get quicker results.  

It finally rained! 09/20/16

We have really been suffering from a drought here So Cal. for a few years now.  It's been a long time since I have gotten to ride in the rain, but last Sunday a rogue storm moved in from Baja, and it dumped rain on our area for three days.  I couldn't pass up a good rain ride in the hig...

Yz125 Fouling plugs very low compression help!

hey guys i just picked up my very first dirtbike a 2002 yz125. i really love the bike but not pushing it home, i use the br9es or br9eg plugs which is oem and they foul in like 10 mintes of taking it easy or even at idol, im now running a br9iex and its really good but its all black and oily jett...

How much is my bike worth

Ok guys need some opinions. Gonna sell my 250f to get money for a 2 smoker. Here's some of the details -New oil and air filters -Oil changed about every 6 hours -forks and carb recently rebuilt -titanium valves/ hot cams -steel sprockets and an o ring chain -hammerhead aluminum throttle tube...

No fire!

Well it has been too hot here in the Deep South to do much riding lately. My wife asked me last Friday if I was going riding and I told her no it's too hot but the weather man is giving a good forecast for next weekend. So I go in the shop to turn on some tunes to listen to while I'm smoking a po...

October 22nd UTV Rally Raid Round 6!

Come join us for Round 6 of the UTV Rally Raid. For more information visit our website www.utvrallyraid.com or call 256-270-8022.

Exhaust valves and port excessive carbon build up

Would the carbon build up be from my jetting to rich or the type of oil I'm using? 04 400ex recent 11:1 wiseco top end been using 10w40 4t oil. Would a different oil weight reduce the oil build up if it's the oil? Also while the heads off I wanna put new seals in is there anyway to clean the valv...

400ex valve cover bolt stripped...

Went to go to replace my cam with a stage 1 hotcam and noticed one of the long valve cover bolts on the right side is stripped out as in no threads at all in the back right side cylinder. Would that cause my bike to suck air in? Reason I ask is after tearing into my 400ex I noticed it has a 11:1...

Will I fit? FZ-07

I want to know if I will fit on the damn affordable and super sexy Yamaha FZ-07. I'm a short little shit. 5'3. About a 25 inch inseam. I'm guessing 2 feet down is a bit of a stretch. But could I at least get 1 foot down? Maybe not all the way to the heel but at least almost there? Any help is app...

Good Beginners Street Bike

Dirt bike rider who's thinking of getting a street bike but don't really know where to start. I used to have a lot more opportunities to take my dirt bike out (Suzuki DR-Z125) but have found less time since moving to LA. Some wonderful spots in California have been suggested to me for dirt biking...

Suzuki 600 and 900 sport touring

   Just wondering if anyone else in the forum rides a RF 600 or RF 900? These bikes were built to compete with the Honda CBRs. I am customizing a 1994 RF 600, and Rebuilding a 1997 RF 900 that got too close to a house fire. I have only got to ride the 600 about 6/8 miles and that was wh...

93 ext 550 EFI looking for a can

Looking for a can for my ext 550 EFI by Arctic cat 1093 model I know they had some

Check Out The 2017 MotoTrax Production Kit Features!

This season has been a busy one for us already! We've been to several different events so far and we are getting excellent feedback. We wanted to give everyone a look at some of the features the people have been most excited about!   Our skid and tunnel for 2017 has changed in a few ways fro...

Thinking about 1991-1992 Polaris 500 SP EFI

Thinking of getting it has new parts on it 4K miles I know these engines are very good.

2002 FX140 Stiff Steering

I have a 2002 FX140 that has stiff steering. It has about 120 hours on it.   I took the steering cable off on each end and it appears to be the steering column portion that is stiff. I then disassembled everything within the steering column and greased everything but its still stiff.  ...

yamaha superjet 701 or kawasaki sxr 800

looking into buying a stand up jet ski   which is one is more reliable and more fun to ride and just a better unit in general

Jet Ski for Newbie

What's up guys? I want to get into a used jetski but know nothing about them, and never rode one. Im 50 years young, 5'10", and weigh 250 pounds, and been riding dirtbikes and street bikes since I was 18. Im very mechanically inclined and work on all my own toys. Don't care what brand it will be,...

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Wiki Article

  • End of the Season Suspension Prep
    Nov 03, 2010 07:48 AM
    Riding season is winding down in some areas and a lot of guys are getting ready to tuck that scooter away for the season. Here is a quick list of things to do before you put your bike up for the winter:• Take your fork wipers and pry them loose, then pull them down. Using a piece of 35 mm film...
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