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AMA NATIONAL MOTOCROSS PHOTO GALLERY: THAT WAS THE YEAR THAT WAS

Ryan Villopoto won 18 of 24 motos in 2013, winning 8 of 12 races, never finishing worse than sixth, off the podium in only 4 motos and clinching his 8th AMA National title. Ryan Dungey and mechanic Carlos Rivera have to regroup for 2014. They looked like they had a shot going into Red Bud, but a DNF in moto one in Michigan ended their run. Justin Barcia finished third in the 450 class for 2013. Justin didn’t win any races, but he was consistently on the podium (and that included Lake Elsinore). Josh Gra…

MXA TEAM TESTED: DR.D YZ450F ENGINE RELOCATION KIT

  WHAT IS IT? DR.D’s YZ450F kit moves the 2010?2012 YZ450F engine forward 2.5mm. WHAT’S IT COST? $149.95. CONTACT? www.dubachracing.com or (800) 382-2241. WHAT STANDS OUT? Here’s a list of things that stand out with DR.D’s YZ450F engine relocation kit. (1) The problem. The MXA wrecking crew does not subscribe to the idea that there is something drastically wrong with the YZ450F chassis. Most of the YZ-F badmouthing is a result of James Stewart’s numerous crashes while at JGR?but Bubba’s crashes are…

MXA TEAM TESTED: GALFER WAVE SUPERLIGHT OVERSIZE ROTOR KIT

WHAT IS IT? A new, lighter, updated version of Galfer’s trademark oversize Wave rotor kit. WHAT’S IT COST? $371.00. CONTACT? www.galferusa.com or (800) 685-6633. WHAT STANDS OUT? Here’s a list of things that stand out with Galfer’s Wave Superlight oversize rotor kit. (1) Demand. Galfer listened to feedback from their sponsored race teams, namely Joe Gibbs Racing, who thought the system was too heavy. Brake components are unsprung weight, so lighter brakes help the suspension. In response, Galfer develop…

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S WEEKEND NEWS ROUND-UP: GENEVA & CHEMNITZ SUPERCROSS RESULTS; HOLD THE MUSTARD ON THAT DODGER DOG; VINTAGE BIKES MAY BE EXPENSIVE, BUT VINTAGE F1 CARS ARE CRAZY; PLUS, THE HURLER ON AMERICA & THE BIGGEST BIG-BORE EVER

      JUSTIN BRAYTON SWEEPS BOTH NIGHTS IN GENEVA…MOVIN’ MARV SECOND A 250 Justin Brayton (10) won the Geneva Supercross with a two day sweep on his JGR Yamaha YZ450F, but Marvin Musquin (25) finished second both nights…on a 250. GENEVA RESULTS: DAY 1 1. Justin Brayton………..Yam 2. Marvin Musquin………KTM 3. Cedric Soubeyras……Hon 4. […]

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S WEEKEND NEWS ROUND-UP: CENTER-HUB STEERING YZ450F, HAS THE FIM LOST ITS MIND? PLUS, AN AERIAL VIEW OF THE “DAY IN THE DIRT” RACE COURSE

             THE MOTOCROSS FILES ? SEASON ONE BOX SET FINALLY AVAILABLE It took five years, but the entire Season One collection of the hit TV series “The Motocross Files” is available now. The $79.95 five-disc set includes bonus footage, added scenes and extras that any motocross fan will enjoy for years to come. The box […]

MOTOCROSS ACTION’S WEEKEND NEWS REPORT: TEN THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE WORLD VET CHAMPIONSHIP, PLUS KTM CLINCHES ANOTHER CHAMPIONSHIP

      KTM ADDS ANOTHER TITLE TO THEIR AMAZING 2012 SEASON WITH THE 250 ROAD RACE TITLE Sandro Cortese celebrates. Photo: Gold & Goose Sandro Cortese of Germany and the Red Bull KTM Ajo Factory Racing Team won the first-ever FIM Moto3 World Championship title on Sunday at the Malaysian Grand Prix to write another chapter in KTM’s successful history. KTM  CEO Stefan Pierer said. ?This is an unbelievable and wonderful day for KTM and all KTM Racing Fans. With Sandro becomi…

THE UNSIGNING PRESS RELEASE: 100% RELEASES JUSTIN BRAYTON

Justin Brayton is leaving Honda for Joe Gibbs Rcaing. 100% announces the release of Justin Brayton from his contract effective immediately. The multi-year partnership established with 100% and Justin was entered into with the intentions of lasting beyond 2012, but in light of Justin’s recent opportunities and obligations with a new team, 100% has agreed to release Justin from his contract early so that he can pursue these new career options at this time. With the launch of 100% goggles this January, Jus…