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HAVE YOU SEEN THE NEW MXA? HERE’S WHAT YOU’RE MISSING

  Yeah, yeah, we know that you get all the motocross info you need from the internet. That’s a laugh. No where on the web will in find in depth bike tests, product reviews and tech articles like those in MXA. Don’t believe us? Enjoy your ignorance. You’ll never read an opinion like this about […]

HOW TO BUILD AN INEXPENSIVE TWO-STROKE THAT JUNIOR CAN RACE IN THREE CLASSES

At first glance, this machine might make you think that Honda is bringing back two-strokes for 2014, but that isn?t the case. Just looking at this bike, you would never guess that it is a seven-year-old Honda CR85 Expert. Or, that it was bought off of Craigslist for $700. MXA was interested in a cheap, well-used CR85 Big Wheel because we thought that it would be the perfect transition bike for a young rider making the step up from the minicycle class to the big bikes. Imagine Junior getting another year…

YAMAHA STILL BELIEVES IN TWO-STROKES: SEE THE 2014 YZ125, YZ250 & YZ85 HERE

2014 YAMAHA YZ250 The 249cc, liquid-cooled 2-stroke engine comes with reed-valve induction, 66.4 x 72.0mm bore and stroke and a Keihin PWK38 carb. The 48mm Kayaba SSS forks feature the Speed-Sensitive System that uses piston speed to control damping force for super-precise handling and a smooth ride. Although essentially unchanged from the 2013 model, the 2014 still offers all the best that Yamaha’s two-stroke heritage has to offer. 2014 YAMAHA YZ125 The 124cc, liquid-cooled 2-stroke engine comes with r…

FIRST LOOK AT THE 2013 YAMAHA YZ85, YZ125, YZ250 YZ250F, YZ450F, WR250F, WR450F & XT250

2013 Yamaha YZ250F: If you were expecting an all-new fuel-injected 250cc four-stroke engine, join the club. One thing we do know, the 39mm Keihin-carbureted YZ250F runs better than several EFI 250’s from the other brands. 2013 Yamaha YZ250F: Available in both white and blue models the 2013 Yamaha YZ250F features Kayaba SSS suspension, black Excel rims, remote oil tank and two-tone plastic. 2013 Yamaha YZ450F: The most noticeable cosmetic change on the 2013 YZ450F is the white rear fender…and if you lo…

FIRST LOOK! THE 2011 YAMAHA MOTOCROSS BIKES; YZ450F, YZ250F, YZ250, YZ125 & YZ85

Yamaha has not officially released photo of the 2011 Yamaha motocross bikes, but MXA ‘s buddies in England were kind enough to send us the photos that they received from the European distributor. Don’t get us wrong, these are not official Yamaha USA photos, but they are the real deal. All the tech info is to the Euro spec. 2011 YZ450F: Red and white. The left side of the 2011 YZ450F. The right side of the 2011 YZ450F. 2011 YZ450F: Blue and white (with the exception of the red & white YZ450 all the A…