Converting Your Dirt Bike Into A Street Legal Vehicle

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With love in the air for St. Valentines Day, let’s not forget those that love their bikes. Off-road riding, burning up the highway, and cruising down city streets; there are many ways to enjoy the thrills of two wheels. Numerous dirt bike enthusiasts want to take their ride from the rugged terrain to the streets […]

When And How To Replace Grips On Your Dirt Bike

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Grips are important pieces of motorcycle equipment and any motocross racer will tell you having worn or old MX grips can cause a lot of problems while riding. Several factory-issued dirt bikes can come with either weak or flimsy grips, and sometimes nothing at all. For this reason, many options of grips are available for […]

Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Pt. 4: Installing a Dr. D Hour Meter


Unlike most other motorcycles that may have one or multiple gauges to provide information such as mileage, MPH, RPM and diagnostics such as warning lights, dirt bike are pretty rudimentary and offer no such luxuries (unless you have an endure or dual sport type of bike). The lack of a speedo or odometer on a […]

Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Episode 3: Dr. D Engine Relocation Kit


Traction is the key to winning motorcycle races. It doesn’t matter why type of racing you do (quarter mile, MotoGP, or motocross) anytime you lose traction you are losing speed or the potential for speed. In addition, poor traction also results in poor handling which as many know can lead to disastrous results. Traction is […]

Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Episode 2: Dr. D Exhaust System Install

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One the best ways you can improve the performance of your dirt bike is to swap the stock exhaust system with either an aftermarket muffler or full system. There are many manufacturers such as FMF, Yoshimura, and Pro Circuit that make quality exhaust systems for both 2-stroke and 4-stroke dirt bikes. However, for the Chaparral […]

ChapMoto Pro Works Part 1: Improving Power Delivery on a 2015 Yamaha YZ 450F


In a previous post we discussed our new Chaparral Pro Works Program in which Supercross/motocross industry veteran, Larry Brooks, will show the ins and outs of modding a stock dirt bike into a finely tuned machine ready for the race circuit. There are plenty of dirt bike parts to choose from that will help deliver […]

Racer Mickey Supermoto Gloves Great For All Rides

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A lot of motorcycle riders tend to forget an important piece of protective equipment: gloves. While many riders invest in motorcycle gloves, it’s important to find the right piece of gear for the style of riding. Racer Gloves USA made a splash in the motorcycle gear industry with three types of high-quality gloves: Racer, Sport and Winter, Throttler Magazine […]

2015 Airoh Aviator 2.1 Helmets Make A Splash In The North American Market

The new helmets from Airoh are gaining popularity in North American markets.

The success from SpeedMob’s Airoh helmets in the North American market this year has given the company a confidence boost to increase attention on more sales in the U.S. and Canada, Motorcycle.com reported. Many off-road riders are not really familiar with the helmets from Airoh, but the company certainly looks to change that. As of right […]

Alpinestars Releases Tech-Air Street Motorcycle Jacket

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With the 2014 EICMA event in Milan showcasing the latest new motorcycles that will hit the market in 2015, Alpinestars announced its innovative Tech-Air Street personal airbag system that could save rider’s lives, FOX News reported. The latest innovation is a condensed, personal airbag that is made for riders both on the road and off. […]

Thor Sentinel XP Roost Deflector Perfectly Balances Safety And Comfort

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The ideal equipment for a motocross rider will be protective, but not constrictive. It’s hard to find the line between safety and comfort, but that’s just what the Thor Sentinel XP Roost Deflector offers riders. Finding a quality roost deflector is essential for serious riders. Motocross gear can help someone function more efficiently during a […]