The Stepson of Anarchy: Chaparral Motorsports’ Battle of the Bolts Build

Double up or strap on a travel bag, this R-Spec is ready for whatever.

This past fall, Star Motorcycles held a contest called Battle of the Bolts, in which Star Motorcycle dealers had the opportunity customize a stock Bolt or Bolt R-spec for a chance to win big prizes. The rules were pretty straight forward, basically you had to use at least $750 worth of Star parts and accessories, […]

Old School Cool: The Rat Rod RZR

Stealthy paint and bright lights!

There are a million ways to customize a UTV, but often times it’s the simplest things that can make the biggest impact. Take one of the latest Polaris RZRs to roll out of the Chap Moto UTV Pro Shop for example. Quite a bit different from the wild, multi-colored, race graphics that you see on […]

2015 Holiday Gift Guide: A Little Something For Everyone And Every Budget


Powersports enthusiasts can be kind of difficult to shop for, they either have everything they need or they have a very specific part or accessory in mind that they want/need. If you know nothing about motorcycles, ATVs, or UTVs, trying to shop for parts for someone in particular can be nearly be impossible unless you […]

Product Spotlight: ProTaper Micro Handlebars


Nearly a quarter century after ProTaper set the dirt bike industry on fire with its 1-1/8” taperwall handlebars the company is stoking the fire with its latest product. Hitting the other side of the spectrum from its oversize handlebars, this time ProTaper is all about going smaller and targeting peewee riders with its Micro Bars. […]

Product Spotlight: SSV Works Glove Box Sub Box

SSV Works Glove Box Sub Box

You like getting squirrely in a side-by-side? You like whipping waves of sand across the lips of dunes? You like skimming four tires over the top of a six-pack of whoops at 50 miles an hour? You like your music loud? Of course you do! Why because you’re a UTV junky and you like everything […]

Yamaha Introduces All-New 2016 YZ450FX, All-New 2016 WR450F, and 2016 YZ250FX And WR250F Off-Road Models

2016 Yamaha YZ450FX

Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., today debuted the all-new 2016 YZ450FX, an off-road racer conceived, engineered, and built specifically for hare scrambles and GNCC® competition. The company also introduced an all-new WR450F, along with the 2016 YZ250FX and the WR250F. All four off-road models feature easy, push-button electric starting and precise fuel injection–handy features to have […]

Motorcycle Riders Beware! Possible Sabotage on Glendora Mountain Road


Is someone intentionally pouring motor oil onto the roadway of one of Southern California’s highly popular motorcycling spots? There are two videos on YouTube suggesting so and the situation has caught the interest of the California Highway Patrol. A video posted to YouTube on March 8th, by guser210, shows several spots in which it appears […]

Hit the Beach: 8 Things to do at Daytona Beach Bike Week


Heading into its 74th year, Daytona Beach Bike Week has historically been the kickoff event for the riding season for Harley-Davidson and motorcycle enthusiasts from all over the U.S. and beyond. For those on the eastern half of the country who have been experiencing record snow levels and freezing temperatures for weeks at a time; […]

Go Ape Crazy: South Dakota Governor Pulls Down Ape Hanger Law


You can now fly your hands as high as you want while riding your motorcycle in South Dakota. State Governor, Dennis Daugaard, has signed off on Senate Bill 85 striking down SD codified law 32-20-3, which made it a petty offense to operate a motorcycle with handlebars that put the grips at or above shoulder […]

Get Legit: How to Make a Dirt Bike Street Legal


The adventure touring motorcycle segment has had its hand on the throttle as of late with more and more people realizing the fun they can have by splitting their riding time between on and off-road riding. While bikes like the KTM 1190 Adventure, Yamaha Super Tenere, and Suzuki V-Strom 1000 are pretty awesome, they are […]