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MXA TEAM TESTED: DICK’S RACING INTELAJET CARB MOD

        WHAT IS IT? Dick’s Racing progressively bores out the stock KTM 250SX two-stroke carb from 36mm to 39mm and installs the creative Intelajet system. It fits on all KTM two-stroke carbs from 2004 to 2012. WHAT’S IT COST? $425.00 (carb bored progressively from 36mm to 39mm with Intelajet installed); $30.00 (Intelajet mounting kit); $40.00 (taper-bore carb ends). CONTACT? www.dicksracing.com or (916) 722-2373. WHAT STANDS OUT? Here’s a list of things that stand out with Dick’s Ra…

MOTOCROSS ACTION TEST IMPRESSION: WHAT IT’S LIKE TO RACE THE 2013 KTM 250SX

2013 KTM 250SX: This is a 218-pound, two-stroke powered, 50-horsepower razor blade. MXA has a very simple test procedure ? we race. Yes, we sit through tech briefings, do studio photography, shoot action photos, get our ears blasted in the dyno room and spend long weekdays trying different settings, but in the end ? we race. With each race we switch test riders, rotating through Novice, Intermediate, Pro, Vet, old, young, fat, slim, smart and stupid test riders. We have fast test riders and we have slow…

DREAM JOBS HOW TO MAKE A LIVING DOING WHAT YOU LOVE

DICK WILK MX1 SUSPENSION OWNER/OPERATOR STARTING POINT: ?I started working on bikes for my own racing. Back in the ?70s, there was tons of room for improvement, and I enjoyed it. I worked in shops for other people for a while. Then, when I graduated from college, I opened my own business.? THE JOB: ?Really, the best part of the job is getting to work with good people. I don?t do repairs, so by the time people come to me they know what they want. Working with racers is much more fun than dealing with the…