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Victory Takes Class Wins at Pikes Peak; Kawasaki Fastest Bike (video)
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Don Canet nearly did it. He was second overall, first in class, aboard his electric Victory Empulse RR, while Victory’s gas-powered Project 156 was third overall, again first in class, at last Sunday’s Pikes Peak Hill Climb.  Canet finished just a few seconds behind the fastest motorcycle, a Kawasaki Z1000 piloted by Bruno Langlois. MINNEAPOLIS […]

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Husqvarna & KTM brand motocross off-road motorcycles recalled
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KTM North America of Amherst, Ohio, is recalling about 3,700 Husqvarna, KTM brand motocross competition off-road motorcycles. The front wheel spoke assembly can fail, causing the operator to lose control of the motorcycle and crash. The firm has received two reports of crashes as a result of a wheel spoke failure, including one report of […]

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250 Two Stroke vs 450 Four Stroke. Which do you pick? (Video) Jason Anderson rips!
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Dirt bike riders are in a pretty good place these days concerning equipment. Want a Two Stroke or a Four Stroke? No problem! Both are great! Just ask Jason Anderson! Very cool practice facility in central Florida! For the 2016 New Year we wanted to listen to our fans and bring a 2 stroke into […]

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Triumph Racing in 2015. Racing Remix Video!
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It was another exceptional year for Triumph Racing in 2015. Racing Remix features spectacular on board GoPro footage and interviews and is a tribute to the riders, race teams, motorcycles and partners like Castrol Moto making it happen. Scoring numerous podium finishes and pole positions in MotoAmerica Supersport, a revived effort bringing the legendary Triumph […]

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Christophe Pourcel Wins Rounds 2 Bercy Supercross! Webb, M. Stewart Crash! (video)
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Pourcel pulled the holeshot and was never really challenged leading every lap. Cooper Webb was flying and caught Pourcel but quickly crashed hard getting back up to finish fifth. After Webb’s crash that left Malcolm Stewart in second and within striking distance of Pourcel. But no sooner did he catch the front runner he crashed […]

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Afraid of Heights, Motorcycles, Avalanches or Waterfalls? Don’t Watch This Video!
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It appears some people enjoy adventure more than they enjoy life itself. Maybe this isn’t exactly the best video to illustrate this idea (nobody’s hanging with one hand from construction cranes just for the sake of it, after all), but you still have to admire these guys for their courage. The world is full of […]

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Retro is back! Awesome! Suzuki TU250X (video)
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The Suzuki TU250X is perfect for riders seeking a retro looking, user-friendly motorcycle, packed with proven Suzuki reliability and high-quality features. Delivering a responsive and easy-going ride, the Suzuki TU250X’s 249cc, single-cylinder, fuel-injected, air-oil cooled SOHC engine produces strong low rpm torque, making it ideal for the city rider. The TU250X’s digitally controlled CDI ignition […]

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Robbie “Maddo” Maddison’s “Pipe Dream” Video
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DC presents Robbie “Maddo” Maddison’s “Pipe Dream,” giving the world a chance to witness history being made as Maddo rides his dirt bike on the powerful and iconic waves of Tahiti. From his helmet to motocross boots, Maddo was dressed for FMX when he took his dirt bike into the unchartered saltwater terrain of the […]

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Ryan Villopoto Speaks Out On Retirement. What’s Next (video)
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Ryan Villopoto discusses what happened and what is to come.

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Learn the “Bubba Scrub” from the man himself! In Super Slow-motion!
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No riding technique has revolutionized modern motocross like the Bubba Scrub. When James Stewart hopped on the pro scene in 2002 at a ripe 16, he brought with him enough youthful exuberance to shame a Justin Bieber concert. What’s more, it showed in his riding. Stewart was always an animated rider, moving all over the […]

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Where in the World is Ryan Villopoto?
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Has anyone seen this man? Last seen on his Twitter page May 17th https://instagram.com/p/2zncalI285/ Please report any known sighting. All kidding aside…does anyone know where he is and why he is not racing again? Please let us know!

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Take a lap at Hangtown 2015! Track Map
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Saturday’s Hangtown Motocross National Track Map. Take a ride with the Kawasaki track map! Can you keep up?

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Patagonia Race Track – MXGP Argentina 2015 (aerial view)
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How will Villopoto do on this track? Let us know what you think!

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Dirt Shark- Thailand MXGP 2015 Ryan Villopoto – Behind the Scenes Video
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Even if you are not a fan of Ryan Villopoto you have to be rooting for him to win in the World Motocross Championships! Here is an interesting behind the scenes look at the Thailand MXGP.

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