Understanding The Basics Of Two-Stroke And Four-Stroke Engine Oil

Engine Oil

Each dirt bike requires its own unique type of engine oil. Understanding which blend of oil to use for your dirt bike does not have to be hard. Instead, you just simply have to think about the variations of your bike and what type of engine you’re using. Two-Stroke Oil vs. Four-Stroke Oil For example, two-stroke […]

What To Do When Your Dirt Bike Won’t Start

Spark Plug

There’s nothing more disappointing than gearing up for a day of tearing up the track only to find out that your dirt bike won’t start. Your prized possession’s problems probably aren’t too serious, so go through a short checklist of probable false-start causes will most likely expose any engine issues and send you off revving right away. […]

Two-Stroke vs Four-Stroke Dirt Bikes – A Beginner’s Guide

2013 Yamaha YZ250F

For dirt bike riders, there’s one common debate that seems to never die – which is better, two-stroke or four-stroke dirt bikes? This argument can spur a lot of arguments between riders, but in the end, there’s really not a correct choice. Instead, choosing a two-stroke or four-stroke is based on personal preference and riding style. […]

Motocross, Here It Comes: The 2016 Kawasaki KX450F

2016 Kawasaki KX450F

It’s coming – the all new motocross bike from Kawasaki. The 2016 KX450F dirt bike is sleek, fast and furiously cutting-edge. With the new 2016 model, Kawasaki will have entered its 35th year of development on the motocross series. Each year perfecting and pushing the boundaries of performance and ridability. The 2016 KX450F leaves its rider more […]

5 Common Beginner Dirt Bike Mistakes

Mistake 5 - Not Having The Right Gear

Whether it’s a motorcycle or dirt bike, it takes time to get used to your ride. Every rider, no matter how experienced or trained, can tell you at least one story of how they made embarrassing beginner dirt bike mistakes in their early days of riding. Mistakes happen when you’re learning how to ride, but the […]

Motocross Track Etiquette – The Unwritten Rules: Part 2

When you're on the track, you need to follow the unwritten rules of the course.

Sports tend to have their fair share of unwritten rules and etiquette, which sometimes are learned the hard way. Just like a skateboarder at a skate park or a basketball player on the court, there are certain motocross track etiquette rules to follow on the dirt track as well. 5) Be Careful Passing Other Riders […]

Motocross Track Etiquette – The Unwritten Rules: Part I

Motocross Track Etiquette Rules

The Unwritten Rules Of Motocross Track Etiquette It’s OK – everyone on the motocross track has had their first day butterflies. Additionally, each rider at some point has made a mistake while riding on the track. These mistakes happen and it’s best to not let other riders intimidate you when you are simply trying to go out […]

Complete Your Motocross Riding Gear

Motocross Riding Gear

Do You Have All The Right Motocross Riding Gear To Keep You Safe? Once you get your dirt bike, you’re likely itching to hit the trails as soon as possible. However, before you make the trip to the dirt hills, you seriously need to do an equipment check. Motocross and dirt bike riding requires you […]

Break In Your New Dirt Bike Before You Hit The Trail

2016 KTM 450 SX-F

Buying a new dirt bike can be an exciting time and you most likely are eager to hit the tracks right away. However, if you take your bike directly from the showroom onto the trail, you might have some challenges or even worse, you could harm the bike on your first run. That’s why it’s smart to break […]

Robbie Maddison’s Jaw-Dropping Dirt Bike Rips Through Waves

Robbie Maddison Sunset

No, that’s not a typo. You read that correctly. In a new viral video from Australian stuntman Robbie Maddison, an avid surfer, takes his dirt bike to the ocean to hit some waves. Obviously through specific modifications, Maddison is able to stay afloat through skis added to the front and rear of the dirt bike. […]