Red Alert: ChapMoto’s Almost Race Ready 2017 CRF 450R

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The announcement of Honda’s brand new CRF 450R for the 2017 model lineup brought a lot of smiles to motocross fans. A total ground up revamp and sporting a host of performance enhancements to improve the bike’s power output and handling was exactly what every dirt bike fan wanted to see and Honda did not […]

Attack of the Clone: Chaparral’s CR22 YZ 450F Tribute

Not exactly Chad Reed's pro spec Supercross Yamaha, but this YZ is a pretty good partial clone.

If you caught the last issue of TWM Magazine then you’ll remember our cover bike and main feature was Chad Reed’s Monster Energy, Chaparral Motorsports, Fly360, Valli Construction, Factory Yamaha YZ450 Supercross bike. It was a great honor to be able to showcase that bike and it was an even bigger honor for Chaparral Motorsports […]

Baja Brawler: The Desert Fighter KTM 500 EXC

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In its stock form the KTM 500 EXC is a solid Enduro machine that’s just as capable of cruising down the highway at 70-plus in sixth gear as it is jumping dusty creek beds or bee-bopping up and over rocky washes. Smooth shifting, smooth power, and smooth handling makes the 500 EXC a great bike […]

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 […]

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 […]

Acerbis Announces New Partnership With RCH Race Team For 2015 Racing Season

2015 Suzuki RM-Z450 RCH Racing Ken Roczen

Acerbis, the world leader in high-quality aftermarket motorcycle plastic and accessories, is pleased to announce our support for the RCH Race team and their new rider Ken Roczen as the official plastic and handguard sponsor during the 2015 racing season. The team will be utilizing Acerbis Plastic kits, X-Brake front disc guard and their full […]

FMF/Orange Brigade/KTM Racing Team Announced

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KTM Motorsports is proud to announce the launch of a new KTM-backed support team for the 2013 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship Series, the FMF/Orange Brigade/KTM Racing Team, which will feature 250 Motocross rider Joey Savatgy and will be overseen by Team Coordinator James Coy. After the announcement of the collapse of the JDR/J-Star/KTM Team, […]

Handguard Install: Quick & Easy

Acerbis Rally Pro X-Strong Handguards

Winter Time Ride Protection From Acerbis When it comes to protecting your hands from winter temperatures (and anything else out to rap you on the knuckles) a good set of handguards is invaluable. It is also one of the best places to keep your pinkies pink, instead of frozen solid and smashed. To make our […]