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MXA WRENCH TECH: 20 MOST IMPORTANT FILTER FACTS KNOWN TO MAN

Most of the time you don’t think about it. It doesn’t strike very many people as a performance product. It’s an afterthought when it comes to hopping-up your steed. It’s one of the cheapest parts of your $6000 bike. Yet, nothing determines whether you go-or-blow more than your bikes air filter. Have you been taking good care of it? The MXA test crew sat down to answer the 20 most crucial questions about air filters. The answers will surprise you. This is the whole story.  QUESTION ONE: ARE ALL FILT…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S NEW PRODUCT HIT PARADE (10/22/13)

STRAIGHTSHOT AIR FILTERS ‘Straightshot air filters are designed to have a greater surface area and increased airflow while protecting the engine. More air, means more power, which means more holeshots. We use the densest combination of foam in the industry while maintaining the highest airflow. We also provide Supercross specific filters for an even greater increase in airflow.? ? Straightshot’s Paul Larson. $24.95 ? www.straightshotmx.com or (248) 830-2870.

MXA TEAM TESTED: K&N YZ450F YA-4510 AIR FILTER

WHAT IS IT? The pancake foam filter is not one of the best features of the 2010?2012 Yamaha YZ450Fs. K&N’s molded, rubber-framed, washable, reusable, YA-4510 fabric air filter tries to solve the YZ450F’s problems. WHAT’S IT COST? $65.00. CONTACT? www.knfilters.com or (800) 858-3333. WHAT STANDS OUT? Here’s a list of things that stand out with K&N’s YZ450F air filter. (1) Construction . A fabric filter is an entirely different animal from the typical foam air filter. Instead of oil-soaked reticul…

TWIN AIR INTRODUCES NEW 2011 LINE OF CASUAL APPAREL

Military style. Twin has launched our new 2011 casual apparel. We are now offering brand new designs for  the season. All our apparel is designed and made in the USA with top quality materials.   Our new line was designed by 2twentyDesign, a premier designer who works with high profile, global apparel brands. The new line features two color options per design (Military, Collegiate or Fonts) and sizes are available in adult Small to Extra-Large. The retail price is $19.95. Collegiate style. Fon…

MXA PRODUCT TEST: DT-1 FACTORY AIR FLOW YZ450F KIT

WHAT IS IT? An innovative air filter design that compensates for the airflow limitations of the 2010 YZ450F’s top-mounted airbox. WHAT’S IT COST? $109.95 (aluminum cage and pre-oiled filter), $32.95 (over-the-cage pre-oiled filter), $25.95 (pre-oiled YZ450F replacement filter). CONTACT? www.dt1filters.com or (559) 651-4120. WHAT STANDS OUT? Here’s a list of things that stand out with the DT-1 Factory Air Flow kit for the 2010 YZ450F. (1) The problem. When Yamaha designed the 2010 YZ450F, they couldn?t f…