Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar Rally Stage 8

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Despres Scores Maiden Dakar Special Stage Victory with Yamaha The wait is over today as Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cyril Despres made a little piece of history, taking his maiden stage victory with the manufacturer. After a challenging first half of the 2014 Dakar Rally, Despres was on fine form today, controlling the pace at the […]

Chaparral Motorsports Fan Appreciation Night

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  January 14, 2014 (San Bernardino, CA)—Chaparral Motorsports is excited to announce it’s hosting a Fan Appreciation Night on January 17th that will include a Meet and Greet/Autograph Session highlighted by reigning three-time Supercross 450 Class Champion, Ryan Villopoto. Villopoto had an excellent showing last Saturday night in Phoenix, where he clinched his 35th career […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar News Stage 7

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Despres Back in the Top Ten as 2014 Dakar Enters Bolivia After a challenging end to the last stages before the rest day of the 2014 Dakar Rally, Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cyril Despres has broken back into the top ten today as the event entered Bolivia for the first time. The day’s ride, from Salta […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar News Stage 6

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Yamaha Riders Back on Track on Day Six of Dakar The sixth stage of the 2014 Dakar proved to be a turn of fortune for the Yamaha Factory Racing riders after a difficult couple of stages. Frenchman Michael Metge impressed with his best ever stage finish, closing down the leaders over the stage on his […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar News Stage 3

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Yamaha Riders Impress on First Dakar Marathon Stage The first of the 2014 Dakar Rally Marathon stages saw Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cyril Despres make up valuable time today with an impressive ride on his Yamaha YZ450F machine to close the gap to the front. The five-time Dakar winner’s experience and race craft saw him make […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar News Stage 2

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The second day of the 2014 Dakar Rally proved to be a challenging one for Yamaha’s Dakar riders in Argentina as they tackled Stage 2, San Luis to San Rafael. The day’s riding included some of the fastest sections of the rally and the competitors first taste of sand dunes. Yamaha Factory Racing rider Cyril […]

Yamaha Factory Racing News: 2014 Dakar Rally Stage 1

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Cyril Despres Takes Third in Argentina as Dakar 2014 Begins The long winter wait is finally over as the 2014 Dakar Rally got underway today in South America. Defending champion Cyril Despres took third place on the first special stage of the rally, coming in 1 min 40 secs behind the lead on his first […]

Fy Racing’s Windproof Technical Jersey Beats the Breeze


Having the right dirt bike riding gear can mean the difference between a good time out at the motocross track and a miserable time. There are plenty of options to choose from to help you stay cool when the temperatures are scorching, but what about when there’s a chill in the air or the sun […]

Christmas Buyer’s Guide: Gift ideas for less than $50

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When it comes to Christmas shopping everyone tackles the task differently. Some people set out a specific budget as to how much they want to spend per person or for the whole holiday, while others just let the plastic and cash fly at the register. No matter if you’re shopping for a child, your boyfriend, […]

Gifts that Go! Products to go Faster, Go Further, or to just get on and Go!


Are you still looking for Christmas gift ideas for the dirt bike rider in your life? Maybe your family is big on the Polaris RZR and you want to outfit your ride for more excitement on the dunes? Or maybe the kids have been really good this year and you want to get them something […]