Moto-9 Flex: Newest Helmet From Bell

Bell Helmets Moto-9 Carbon Flex Helmet

While Bell Helmets announced it’s newest helmet line with the Moto-9 Flex at the 2014 Intermot exhibition, the latest piece of motocross gear is available to the public. Bell explained in an official press release the Moto-9 Flex motocross helmet was manufactured to withstand multiple impact scenarios that are most common with motocross and off-road motorcycle […]

Newly Revamped Thor Force XP Knee Guard Impressive

Thor Force XP Knee Guards

In the last few years, the technology surrounding dual-hinged knee guards has improved dramatically. One of the companies at the forefront of new knee guard technology is Thor. Originally, the Thor Force knee guard was known as one of the best in the market and the manufacturer saw plenty of success with their product. However, […]

Mobius X8 Knee Brace Now Available To The Public

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After a few years of test runs with professional riders Josh Grant and Ryan Villopoto, the Mobius X8 Knee Brace is finally available to the public. The newest piece of dirt bike and race equipment works off its custom continuous cable routing system (CCRS), which Mobius has patented. Additionally, the equipment’s tendon back plate gives […]

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

Dirt Bike Grips

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 […]