Robbie Maddison’s Jaw-Dropping Dirt Bike Rips Through Waves

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No, that’s not a typo. You read that correctly. In a new viral video from Australian stuntman Robbie Maddison, an avid surfer, takes his dirt bike to the ocean to hit some waves. Obviously through specific modifications, Maddison is able to stay afloat through skis added to the front and rear of the dirt bike. […]

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 […]

Suzuki MotoGP 2014 Behind The Scenes Documentary Video

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Suzuki Motor Corporation has today issued a new ‘behind the scenes’ video of the 2015 SUZUKI MotoGP Team as it prepares for a return to MotoGP this season with new riders Aleix Espargaro and Maverick Vinales. The documentary features never-before-seen and exclusive footage inside Suzuki’s Motorcycle Technical Center at Ryuyo in Japan, highlights include a […]

AMA Teams With Wayne National Forest To Produce ‘Don’t Ruin The Ride’ Off-Road Videos

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The American Motorcyclist Association and the U.S. Forest Service’s Wayne National Forest have jointly produced two YouTube videos promoting safe and responsible off-road motorcycling, as well as enjoyment of ATVs and other off-highway vehicles. The videos encourage riders to stay on designated trails, offer courtesy to other trail users, obtain all the required OHV permits, […]

Chaparral Pro Works Program


Every dirt bike rider, dreams of owning a bike prepped to pro-level standards. While Chaparral Motorsports can’t help much in the way of getting your riding skills equal to that of the pros, with its new venture, Chaparral Pro Works, we can put you in the seat of a factory-level race bike (or darn near […]

Ryan Dungey Talks About His Goals For 2013

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KTM North America recently released a new video featuring Red Bull KTM’s Ryan Dungey. The 450 Motocross Champion opens up about his first season with the Red Bull KTM Team, his involvement in the development of the 450 SX-F Factory Edition motorcycle and his goals for the 2013 racing season. Source: KTM North America

Rockstar Energy Racing Goes Beyond The Finish Line

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Rockstar Energy Drink is proud to announce the Rockstar Energy Racing 2013 Supercross and Motocross line up! “We are very excited for this up coming season!,” says Team Manager, Dave Gowland. “The whole team has worked very hard to take what we learned from last season and apply it to making 2013 our best yet! […]