Started From The Bottom: STI Tech 2 MXC Tires

STI Tech 2 MXC Intermediate Terrain Tires Title

Working from the base up is one way to enhance a dirt bike, and for some, it’s the only way to be. Starting from the bottom allows riders to make sure their entire experience is taking place on stable footing, so to speak, and finding the right tires can be a major advantage for any […]

2014 GNCC Series The General Race Results

2014 GNCC The General Overall Winner's Podium

Kailub Russell Captures a Victory at Sunday’s Maxxis General GNCC Following a dry and sunny day of ATV racing on Saturday, Round 2 of the 2014 AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country Series presented by Maxxis, an AMA National Championship, resumed on Sunday with the motorcycle portion of the weekend. Heavy rainfall infiltrated the grounds of […]

2014 GNCC Series Mud Muckers Race Results

Charlie Mullins 2014 GNCC Mud Mucker - 1st Place

Charlie Mullins Wins GNCC Season Opener Factory FMF/KTM Team rider Charlie Mullins kicked off the year the best possible way when he took the win at the opening round of the GNCC XC1 Series held at Mud Muckers Ranch. The win did not come easy to Mullins, who along with his teammates Steward Baylor and […]

Charlie Mullins Dominates Sandlapper National Enduro

2014 AMA National Enduro Sandlapper Winner's Podium

Factory FMF/KTM rider and reigning champion, Charlie Mullins, dominated the opening round of the AMA Rekluse National Enduro Series taking five of the six special test wins on his way to victory in the dirt bike race. Mullins was on the gas from the first test section onward. “I actually had a pretty hard crash […]

Ivan Ramirez Finishes 2nd At Ridgecrest Hare & Hound

Ivan Ramirez 2014 AMA National Hare & Hound Ridgecrest

Factory FMF/KTM rider Ivan Ramirez earned a 2nd place finish in a close battle for the win at the second round of the AMA National Hare & Hound Series. Fresh off his first career win at the opening round of the series, Ramirez was looking forward to another strong finish in Ridgecrest. The KTM pilot […]

Ivan Ramirez Wins First Career Hare & Hound

Ivan Ramirez 2014 AMA National Hare & Hound Winter Classic

Factory FMF/KTM Team rider Ivan Ramirez took his first career AMA National Hare & Hound victory at the opening round of the series held in the Lucerne Valley desert, a win he credited to his long-time friend and mentor, the late Kurt Caselli. Ramirez was on his A-game from the start of the race. He […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar Rally News

Yamaha Stage 12

Despres Takes Stage Win for Yamaha whilst Pain Goes Third Overall A great performance today by the Yamaha Factory Racing riders saw Cyril Despres take his second special stage victory of the 2014 Dakar Rally. Despres had moved into the lead of the special by the second checkpoint and moved into a neck and neck […]

Off-Road Racing: Five things to Consider before the Flag Drops

Off Road tires

Off-road, rally, and enduro racing are some of the more grueling activities you can put yourself through. They wear on you both mentally and physically, and can put some real abuse to whatever machine (dirt bike, quad, or UTV) is propelling you across the rocks, sand, ruts, switchbacks, and natural terrain jumps. Some people race […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar Rally Stage 11

Yamaha Stage 11 #2

Despres Takes Second on Stage 11 of Dakar Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cyril Despres enjoyed another day battling at the front of the lead group of riders today on stage 11 of the 2014 Dakar Rally. The exhausting ride covered 605km of timed special stage featuring every kind of terrain, from dunes to rios. The five-time […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar Rally Stage 10

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Despres and Pain Move Up on Stage Ten Dakar Strong rides by both Cyril Despres and Olivier Pain on stage ten of the 2014 Dakar Rally have seen them move further up the overall standings today. The 631km special stage between Iquique and Antofagasta required all the skill of the Yamaha Factory Racing riders to […]