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FRIDAY’S USED MOTOCROSS BIKE GUIDE: HOW TO SETUP YOUR 2010 YAMAHA YZ450F:

This is the 2010 Yamaha YZ450F the way the MXA test crew raced it. As a rule, we don?t go for exotic or expensive mods, but if push comes to shove, we will seek competent help (no matter how much it costs). Use MXA ‘s mods as a guide. Front brake: The front brake is workmanlike, but the MXA test riders felt that it wasn?t as powerful as it should be. We traded the stock 240mm front rotor for a 270mm Galfer Wave brake rotor kit. The oversized rotor provided progressive stopping power. The complete kit (w…

MXA TEAM TESTED: DR.D KTM 450SXF EXHAUST

WHAT IS IT? An easy horsepower modification for the 2010-2011-2012 KTM 450SXF that comes in titanium and stainless versions with aluminum, Ti or carbon fiber canisters. WHAT’S IT COST? $649.99 (stainless/aluminum), $799.99 (stainless/carbon), $919.99 (Ti/Ti), $969.95 (Ti/carbon). CONTACT? www.dubachracing.com or (877) 382-2241. WHAT STANDS OUT? Here’s a list of things that stand out with the DR.D KTM 450SXF exhaust. (1) Development. The 2011 KTM 450SXF is the last carbureted 450cc motocross bike on the …

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT: (03/16/11)

By John Basher PHOTO OF THE WEEK     Last week while making a tour through Florida, I stopped in at Christophe Pourcel’s place. Located an hour outside of Orlando, the Frenchman has about 50 acres of prime riding area. Located on the property are two Supercross tracks and an outdoor circuit that weaves through the woods.     If you?re wondering what Pourcel has been up to, the rider has been busy preparing for the 450 Nationals. Christophe hasn?t inked a deal yet, but has b…

INSIDE THE INDY DEALER MOTORCYCLE SHOW: NEW STUFF FOR THE FUTURE (WITH PHOTOS)

    The 44th edition of the Dealer Expo is taking place this weekend, and of course MXA is on site to see all of the happenings. We?ve been coming to this annual event back when it was held in Cincinnati; now the three day event is situated in downtown Indianapolis at the Convention Center.     Indianapolis is known as a football town (have you ever heard of Payton Manning and the Colts?), for one weekend a year the motorcycle industry takes the city over. Hundreds of compa…

ONE DAY LEFT! DR.D’S 20 PERCENT OFF SALE ENDS ON JANUARY 31; GET A DR.D EXHAUST FOR UNDER $500

To add to this holiday season, Dubach Racing Development (DR.D) is proud to announce a 20% reduction off the suggested retail price of all DR.D systems. Please visit www.dubachracing.com and kick off 2011 with the best track-tested exhausts available and cash in on this limited time Special. The retail cost of a 2011 CRF450 SS/AL, for example, is reduced from $619.99 to $495.99.   This special promotion ends January 31, 2010. All 2011 and prior year MX, ATV, SXS Full system and Slip-On’s for all DR…

MATT GOERKE, BRYCE VALLE, MATT BONI & BEN EVANS TO USE DR.D EXHAUST SYSTEMS FOR 2011

Ben Evans. Dubach Racing Development (DR.D) is proud to announce the signing of Team Truth MX for the AMA 250 West Supercross series and Team TiLube for the 450 class. Team Truth has signed Ben Evans, a proven veteran of Supercross and promising rookie sensation Bryce Vallee to contest  the AMA 250 West Coast Supercross rounds aboard DR.D-backed Kawasaki KX250Fs. ?I have worked with both Bryce and Ben on many occasions, their professionalism on and off the track is perfect for the sport of motocros…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S MID-WEEK REPORT: (12/15/10)

PHOTO OF THE WEEK Jeremy McGrath has been retired for years, but that doesn’t stop “Showtime” from riding frequently. And, yes, he can still do the nac-nac. DO YOU RIDE A KTM? RIDE FOR FREE AT KTM’S CHRISTMAS PARTY!     Come celebrate the holidays while riding orange with KTM professional riders and enthusiasts. KTM North America, Inc. would like to extend a Christmas invitation to all KTM riders to come and ride at Cahuilla Creek MX Park in Anza, CA on Friday, December 17, 2010 from 9:00…

WE TEST AP RACING’S YAMAHA YZ450F MOTOCROSS BIKE:

You are forgiven if you are a Honda CRF450, Kawasaki KX450F or KTM 450SXF owner and you don?t give a twit about hopped-up Yamaha YZ450Fs. You may be thinking, ?Yamaha? I don?t own a Yamaha and don?t want to read about them.? But, you know deep down inside your insecure heart that you do want to know everything there is to know about the 2010 Yamaha YZ450F. Why? Because that is your competition. The YZ450F was all-new in 2010, and every racer, on every brand, has to wonder if the YZ450F’s backwards cylin…