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CLASSIC IRON: 1973 KAWASAKI KX450 TWO-STROK...

Aug 24, 2014Comments off257 Views

Brad Lackey's infamous Black Kaw

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THE DAY JIM POMEROY WON THE SPANISH GRAND P...

Nov 02, 2013Comments off118 Views

Jim Pomeroy won the 1973 Spanish 250 Grand Prix, but the officials made a mistake and gave the trophy to German Hans Maisch. A couple

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1974 MONTESA 250VR ...

Sep 04, 2013No Comments344 Views

By Tom White Montesa was formed in 1944 by Pedro Permanyer and Francisco Bulto (who later formed Bultaco). They built their first batch of machines

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1974 BULTACO MK360 ...

May 14, 2013Comments off276 Views

By Tom White In the 1960s, Bultaco had been a successful brand in American scrambles and local motocross, but their stock rose when American upstart

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1967 BULTACO MK II ...

Apr 11, 2013Comments off256 Views

By Tom White The MK II Pursang first appeared in the spring of 1967, and it would be a major change from the Rickman-inspired MK

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1971 RICKMAN ZUNDAP...

Apr 02, 2013Comments off349 Views

  By Tom White British Grand Prix stars Don and Derek Rickman manufactured eponymous motorcycles from 1960 to 1975. Although the Rickman brothers originally focused

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THE NEW MXA IS HERE! WHAT YOU’RE MISS...

Aug 06, 2012Comments off75 Views

The KTM 250SX two-stroke gets the cover of the September issue with Daryl Ecklund at the controls of the bike and John Basher at the

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1967 MONTESA 250 LA...

Dec 06, 2011Comments off161 Views

By Tom White Montesa was formed in 1944 by Pedro Permanyer and Francisco Bulto (who later formed Bultaco). In 1963, American entrepreneur Kim Kimball, in

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1968 BULTACO 360 EL...

Dec 05, 2011Comments off292 Views

By Tom White By the late 1960's, many of the European motocross manufacturers had started building larger-bore two-stroke machines to compete in the premier 500cc

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1966 MATCHLESS 500 ...

Dec 05, 2011Comments off255 Views

By Tom White By 1966 the writing was on the wall for the heavy British four-stroke scramblers. Competition motorcycles from CZ, Husqvarna, Bultaco and Greeves

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CLASSIC MOTOCROSS IRON: 1965 RICKMAN BULTAC...

Dec 05, 2011Comments off290 Views

By Tom White British brothers Don and Derek Rickman, as both Bultaco importers and top Grand Prix riders, helped forge the Spanish company's growth in

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BULTACO PURSANG REVIVAL: SPANISH DESIGNERS ...

Aug 03, 2011Comments off104 Views

?There are two types of race freaks ? Bultaco Pursang freaks and non Bultaco Pursang freaks,? reads a 1975 copy of Motocross Action . ?If

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MOTOCROSS MEN & MEMORIES: (02/15/11)

Feb 15, 2011Comments off23 Views

One thing that riders from the Pacific Northwest know how to do is ride mud. Jim Pomeroy (57) demonstrates as he splashes every other rider

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GODSPEED! RICH EIERSTEDT (1954-2010):

Jan 01, 2009Comments off295 Views

Rich Eierstedt. By Jody Weisel It isn?t always easy being a friend and over my 35-year-friendship with Rich Eierstedt I don?t think I ever fully