Quick Look: Honda’s CBSix50 and CB4 Concept Motorcycles


Last week at the Esposizione Mondiale Del Motociclismo (EICMA) show in Milan, Italy, Honda introduced the crowd to two concept bikes that were aesthetically opposing, geared to appeal to two different crowds but based on the same drivetrain platform, the CBR650F. It seems just about every motorcycle manufacturer is riding the popularity of the Scrambler […]

Chaparral Motorsports Founder/Owner Dave Damron Presented with Lifetime Achievement Award


Starting out as a small Suzuki Motorcycle dealer located in Riverside, California, over the years Dave Damron has experienced much success in many different facets of the motorcycle/motorsports industry. From manufacturer to distributor, race team owner with three Supercross Championships, and founder and owner of Chaparral Motorsports, Dave has done it all and seen it […]

Product Spotlight: The Clever Lever- ASV Levers


If you’ve been riding motorcycles for any amount of time, chances are your bike has spent some time on its side on the ground. And if you have had a spill or two, hopefully it was your ego that took the brunt of the crash. More than likely your bike took on some damage as […]

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 […]

Big Time Braking: Installing Galfer’s Oversized Rotor Kit


When it comes to making performance improvements to their motorcycles, most owners will often focus on the engine or swapping drivetrain components like the sprockets. The majority of people want things like faster top speed, improved hole shot performance, or more horsepower/torque. These types of changes are good and definitely make for a more fun […]

Off the Line: 2016 Kawasaki KX 450F

2016 Kawasaki KX450F

Tipping the scale at a mere 239.6 lbs (wet weight) the all-new 2016 Kawasaki KX 450F rolls in as one of the lightest motorcycles in its class thanks to major revisions to the engine and chassis. Aside from improving overall performance and quickness, reducing weight in a motorcycle can also help reduce rider fatigue (less […]

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. […]

Honda Reveals New Specs For 2016 VFR1200X, NC700X and CB500X

2016 Honda VRF1200X DCT

Honda’s New VFR1200X – A Bike Made For Adventure Seekers According to a statement released by Honda, the VFR1200X – its latest model edition added to the previously established adventure lineup already including the CRF1000L Africa Twin – will be released commercially in America for the 2016 year. Honda revealed that it is happy with […]

Michael Lock New CEO Of AMA Pro Racing

Michael Lock AMA Pro Racing CEO

American Motorcyclist Association Pro Racing will soon be under new management. Michael Lock, strategic business consultant to AMA Pro Racing for the past eight months, will become the organization’s next chief executive officer, effective Nov. 1st. Lock has more than 30 years of business leadership and experience developing various facets of the automotive and motorcycle […]