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REM GLEN HELEN MOTOCROSS RACE REPORT: IT’S NOT THE TWISTING AND TURNING THAT’S HARD – IT’S THE BREATHING

Photos by Dan and Chris Alama ngos If you could get this close to Bonanza Plumbing KTM rider Justin Jones, this is what you would see. You’ll have to imagine what it would feel like. When REM Motocross announced that it was switching every class to 20-minute motos starting in 2014, there were two camps lined up against each other on the issue. Half of the crowd didn?t want to go 20-minutes because it seemed like too much, the other half lobbied for 30 minutes. Now, four races into the 2014 season, most …

MXA TEAM TESTED: 6D ATR-1 HELMET

    WHAT IS IT? The most innovative helmet ever made. WHAT’S IT COST? $745.00. CONTACT? www.6dhelmets.com or (714) 772-2121. WHAT STANDS OUT? Here’s a list of things that stand out with 6D’s ATR-1 helmet. (1) Theory. A modern motocross helmet has a crushable foam EPS liner to protect the rider’s head in a crash. If the foam is thick enough, its density sufficient and the crash is not too violent, the rider’s head will come to a gentle stop before he runs out of foam. To save a rider’s lif…

6D ATR-1 HELMET: IS THIS THE BREAKTHROUGH IN HELMET SAFETY THAT EVERYONE HAS BEEN WAITING FOR?

Eli Tomac gives the 6D its maiden voyage and stamp of approval. Two motocross racer with years of industry experience have designed what they feel is the safest offroad helmet ever built. Bob Weber and Robert Reisinger are former pro racers, who combined their experience to design a totally unique way to absorb the energy of a crash. In short, the 6D helmet uses two separate EPS foam liners, with the two liners suspended by 27 unique rubber dampers. In a low intensity crash, the inner EPS shell compress…