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. […]

Ken Roczen And RCH Suzuki Win Monster Energy Cup

2015 Monster Energy Cup Podium

RCH Suzuki Factory Racing’s Ken Roczen picked up a cool $100,000 by winning the fifth running of the Monster Energy Cup at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, USA at the weekend. The feat marked one of the highest profile victories to date for the RCH Soaring Eagle/ Jimmy John’s/ Suzuki Factory Racing team, co-owned […]

Yamaha Unveils DT-07 Dirt Tracker Concept at AIMEXPO Motorcycle Show

Yamaha DT-07 Flat Track Concept

Codenamed the “DT-07,” Yamaha designed and built this is a one-off creation in conjunction Jeff Palhegyi Design with Yamaha’s U.S. race shop. The DT-07 features a special race-tuned FZ-07 twin-cylinder engine with a Graves Motorsports exhaust. Keith McCarty, Yamaha’s US racing boss, explains the idea behind the DT-07 Concept: “Yamaha’s history started in dirt track with […]

Winterizing Tips For Dirt Bikes Or ATVs


If you’re up north, you’ll probably be getting ready to stow your dirt bike, street bike, or ATV away for the oncoming winter. Before you toss a cover over the top, we have a few extra winterizing tips you might check so as to ensure a clean start up next season. These points are a […]

Speed Demons: A Brief History Of Motorcycle Racing Since 1897

A brief history of  motorbike racing across the globe.

Many riders today enjoy the wind in their hair, the smell of early-morning bike exhaust and tinkering with the toys that make people go fast. However, few riders today know the story of how their favorite motorsports came to be. The following is a summary of motorcycle racing history, with its rich and colorful origins around the world: […]

Dirt Bike Modifications For All Riding Styles

2013 Yamaha WR450F

Modifying your dirt bike can be an overwhelming process. Several riders look to upgrade their stock parts to make their bike faster, stronger and more fine-tuned. However, modifying a dirt bike can get expensive in a hurry – especially so if you don’t know exactly what you’re doing. Instead, you want to invest in parts […]

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 […]

Yamaha Introduces All-New 2016 YZ450FX, All-New 2016 WR450F, and 2016 YZ250FX And WR250F Off-Road Models

2016 Yamaha YZ450FX

Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., today debuted the all-new 2016 YZ450FX, an off-road racer conceived, engineered, and built specifically for hare scrambles and GNCC® competition. The company also introduced an all-new WR450F, along with the 2016 YZ250FX and the WR250F. All four off-road models feature easy, push-button electric starting and precise fuel injection–handy features to have […]

Jesse Ansley: Rising Star

Jesse Ansley

Florida-born Jesse Ansley, 14, has just committed to ride for the FMF/RPM/KTM Racing Team Maxxis. On Sept. 21, Ansley signed a three-year contract with Team Maxxis after a phenomenal start to what very well may become a budding career in motorsports. He joins current superstars such as Cody Webb, Rachel Gutish, Eric Yorba and Ty Tremaine, among others. “I’m beyond happy to […]