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MXA TEAM TESTED: TCR BILLET HUBS & COMPLETE WHEELS

WHAT IS IT? TCR Wheels originally built custom race wheels by taking stock hubs and turning them down on a mill. The result was a lighter-than-stock hub that could be anodized and laced to any rim. Now, TCR has built their own line of CNC-machined billet hubs to grab a bigger share of the motocross wheel market. WHAT’S IT COST? $315.72 (front hub), $426.87 (rear hub), $596.95 (complete front wheel laced to DID LTX rims), $708.95 (complete rear wheel laced to DID LTX rims). CONTACT ? www.tcrhubs.com or (…

MXA’S 2012 KTM 250SXF MOTOCROSS TEST: DID KTM GRAB FOR TOO MUCH OF THE BRASS RING?

Q: FIRST AND FOREMOST, IS THE 2012 KTM 250SXF BETTER THAN THE 2011 KTM 250SXF? A: No. Electric start does not make a bike go faster; it just makes it start easier.   Q: WHAT CHANGES WERE MADE TO THE 2012 KTM 250SXF? A: Before we jump headlong into the list of 2012 changes, it’s worth mentioning that last year’s KTM 250SXF underwent four major updates. The biggest mods on the 2011 model were made to the shock linkage, electronic fuel injection, chassis and engine. MXA wasn?t expecting the 2012 model…