Get to Know a Chap Moto Employee: Noah Perry

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Even though he’s only 25, you could say Noah Perry has an old soul—well at least you could say he has an affinity for old bikes. Working at Chaparral Motorsports and being as young as he is you’d think Noah would have the latest and greatest motorcycle (he does, a 2016 KTM 500 ECX-F) but […]

Yamaha Announces 2017 Motocross Models

Cypress, CA – June 8, 2016 – Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., is pleased to introduce its championship-winning and bLU cRU-inspired 2017 Motocross model lineup, which includes the YZ250F and YZ450F four-stroke machines, along with the iconic YZ250, YZ125, and YZ85 two-stroke models. For 2017, the YZ250F incorporates many changes including revised intake geometry for additional […]

Yamaha Releases 2016 YZ Motocross And Dirt Lineup

2016 Yamaha YZ450F

The off-road and motocross Yamaha lineup has always been a well respected group of motorcycles. However, for the company’s 2016 releases, riders can expect a lot more in the YZ models. Yamaha YZ250F While the release date isn’t set until July, the 2016 Yamaha YZ250F is a vast improvement on previous models. Some of the […]

Choosing The Right Sized Dirt Bike: What’s The Best Fit For You

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When it comes to picking the perfect sized dirt bike, there are a lot of different factors you have to put into the equation. Your main goal is to be able to stay comfortable and secure on the bike, so going too large or too small can have serious repercussions on your decision. However, to make […]

4 Tips To Help You Choose A Motorcycle For Your Child

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If your child is begging you to take him or her on a ride on your motorcycle and constantly talks about owning a bike, it might be time to consider your options. There are plenty of starter motorcycles for riders of various ages. Some children can ride their bicycles without training wheels as young as […]

The Dirt Bike Guy: 2013 Yamaha YZ125

2013 Yamaha YZ125

2013 Yamaha YZ125: A Top Transition Bike As young dirt bike enthusiasts improve their skills and grow bigger they’ll need to upgrade their machines as well as their dirt bike gear. It’s essential to have a motorcycle capable of keeping up with the demands of off-roading, especially as riders venture out to new trails and test […]

The Dirt Bike Guy: 2012 Husqvarna CR125

2012 Husqvarna CR125

The Husqvarna CR125 is a staple in the dirt bike racing world, and the latest model does not fall short of expectations.