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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 …

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S WEEKEND NEWS ROUND-UP: A FREE MERCEDES BENZ, “MOVIN MARV” WINS SUPERCROSS, & MUCH MORE FROM THIS WEEKEND

                             MOTOCROSS ACTION PHOTO OF THE DAY: ONE LAST NOD TO KURT CASELLI Kurt and Daryl. Like many in the motorcycle world, MXA was rocked by the death of Kurt Caselli, but proud of the showing of support that his fans, friends and sponsors have shown for him in the aftermath. Since MXA’s Daryl Ecklund was Kurt’s closest friend, we?d like to say our final goodbye to Kurt with a classic photo of Kurt teach…

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…