Long Haul Kawi! The Do-It-All, Go Anywhere KLR

Kawasaki KLR650 Ready for a Long Haul

How To Get Your Kawasaki KLR 650 Ready For A Long Haul Remember those old Timex commercials that touted the watch’s toughness with the tag line “Takes a licking and keeps on ticking”? Well, the same could be said for the venerable Kawasaki KLR 650. It seems no matter how much abuse or how many […]

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 […]

How To Install Front Brake Lines On An Off Road Motorcycle

Galfer Brake Lines

Replacing your motorcycle brake lines can be intimidating for a novice mechanic. Galfer offers a great tech video on how to replace your brake lines, and offers a superior brake line to set your dirt bike up with a stainless steel option. Galfer’s standard brake line kits are anything but standard. Galfer starts off by […]

Understanding Motorcycle And ATV VINs

Why Your VIN Is Important

Why Your VIN Is Important In the U.S., all cars, trucks, motorcycles, ATVs and other motor vehicles used on the road require a Vehicle Identification Number, or VIN. Your motorcycle’s VIN might not necessarily be worth memorizing, but you should certainly know where to locate the number and what each digit means. VINs are important because […]

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 […]

Motorcycle Transportation Best Practices

Open Road

Motorcycle Transportation Made Easy For motorcycle riders who need to get their bike from point A to point B, there are several options to take. Some riders simply want to transport their motorcycles to a new location without riding the entire way. Others transport their bikes because they are moving to a new area or maybe […]

Dungey Crowned 450 Pro Motocross Champion

Photo by Simon Cudby

Red Bull KTM Factory rider Ryan Dungey was crowned the 2015 450 Pro Motocross Champion after winning the first moto of the eleventh round of the championship series held at Miller Motorsports Park. Dungey, who has been the dominant rider in the series, clinched his third 450 Class title and his second with the Red […]

2015 Unadilla Motocross National Results

Ryan Dungey on Podium at Unadilla

It’s one of the most historic motocross circuits in the world, having played host to the U.S. Motocross Grand Prix events several times as well as AMA Nationals for decades. Unadilla is a name known by motocross fans far and wide.  Red Bull KTM Factory rider Ryan Dungey earned two moto wins for a perfect […]

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 […]