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WE RIDE DICKS RACING’S/MX1 PROJECT 2019 KAWASAKI KX450


Starting in 2019, Kawasaki started playing in the same league as the Austrian brands and with Kawasaki’s newfound popularity have come aftermarket companies

FORGOTTEN MOTOCROSS TECH: SUPER SECRET HUSQVARNA PROTOTYPES HIDDEN FOR 38 YEARS


We sent Lars Larsson into the woods of Sweden to search through the workshops of ex-Husky engineers to find the hidden gems

Husqvarna TE300i project bike

MXA’S FIRST RIDE: FUEL-INJECTED 2019 HUSQVARNA TE300i MOTOCROSS TWO-STROKE PROJECT


With its revolutionary fuel injection, we wanted to see if we could turn this off-road 300 into a double-duty motocross bike

BIGGEST DISASTER IN MOTOCROSS HISTORY: THE STORY BEHIND THE CANNONDALE


Why the long dreamed of great American Motocross Hope was a total flop

2019 Honda CRF250

2019 HONDA CRF250: THE REAL TEST


Honda’s main focus was on fixing the weak-sister powerband of the 2018 CRF250 for 2019—and doing it while staying within its meager R&D budget

MXA RETRO TEST: WE RIDE CHAD REED’S 2004 YAMAHA YZ250


In 2004 Team Yamaha asked MXA to ride Chad Reed’s Supercross-winning Yamaha YZ250 two-stroke. That was a day to remember

TWO-STROKE TUESDAY | 2006 TM 125MX TWO-STROKE


TM has been around for many years, and their claim to fame is that they are the only manufacturer offering a full-blown factory bike to the public

2019 250 Shootout 2019 Husqvarna FC250

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 HUSQVARNA FC250


The Husqvarna FC250 rolls off the same assembly line as the KTM 250SXF in Mattighofen, Austria, but the two brands strive to have their own personalities

2006 Yamaha YZ125

MXA’S 2006 YAMAHA YZ125 TEST


In 2005 the YZ125 sold 28 percent more bikes from the pervious year which allowed Yamaha to spend R&D money to make the 2006 YZ125 even better

SWORDS OF THE SENIOR CITIZENS: WEAPONS OF BRADSHAW, VILLOPOTO, TEDESCO & PASTRANA


The personal two-stroke race bikes of the stars of the past — they could race anything they wanted, but they prefer two-strokes

2019 Husqvarna FC450 Rockstar Edition

FIRST RIDE | 2019 1/2 HUSQVARNA FC450 ROCKSTAR EDITION


We give you our impression of the KTM 450SXF Factory Edition’s twin brother the FC450 Rockstar Edition

KTM 450SXF BUYER’S GUIDE: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW FROM 2007 TO 2019


A Kompendium of Knowledge about the last 12 years of KTM 450SXF Know-how

FIRST RIDE VIDEO | 2019 KTM 450SXF FACTORY EDITION


KTM didn’t update the problematic issues we had on the 2019 KTM 450SXF, but they did make updates to the engine, suspension and added lots of bling for $11,099

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 KTM 125SX TWO-STROKE


The 2019 KTM 125SX is the best production 125cc machine to ever roll down a production line

MXA RIDES AUSTIN FORKNER’S PRO CIRCUIT KX250


As close as you’ll ever get to the innermost workings of the bike that is the same as the one leading the 250 West Supercross series right now

2019 Kawasaki KX450F

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 KAWASAKI KX450


Things you can’t learn in one ride, one week or even one month — MXA puts the 2019 KX450 through a full test cycle

2019 KTM 690 Enduro R USA 2019

2019 STREET LEGAL KTM 690 SMC-R & KTM 690 ENDURO R


The return of the KTM 690 Enduro R in 2019 offers riders a true long-distance Enduro machine, ready to connect the tarmac with trails

2019 450 shootout

450 MOTOCROSS BIKE FACTS: IT’S ALL ABOUT THE NUMBERS — HORSEPOWER, TORQUE, PRICE & WEIGHT


You can’t always believe word of mouth, sometimes you have to take all six bikes to the dyno and wring them out to get the right answer

2004 KTM 250SX

MXA RETRO TEST: WHAT THE 2005 KTM 250SX TWO-STROKE WAS LIKE


“The worst business decision that KTM ever made was to buy the Dutch-based WP suspension company”

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 SUZUKI RM-Z450


If Suzuki’s engineers can’t justify a stronger engine, electric starter and calmed-down chassis, they will suffer from the law of diminishing returns

2006 TM 125MX dirt bike

MXA’S 2006 TM125MX DIRT BIKE TEST


TM, the Italian bike manufacturer, has been around for many years, and their claim to fame (as far as a marketing strategy goes) is that they are the only manufacturer offering a full-blown factory bike to the public

2001 KTM 125SX

2001 KTM 125SX | COMPETE TEST


In 2001 the KTM 125SX made big strides to not only stay with the Japanese brands, but beat them

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 TM MX250-FI TWIN PIPE


Finally, the Italian bike is fitting into the American way of life, riding styles, tracks and needs

WE RIDE JASON ANDERSON’S FACTORY TC250 TWO-STROKE


Rockstar Husqvarna decided to build Jason Anderson a true-to-life factory Husqvarna TC250 two-stroke. Why? Why not.

2001 Honda CR125

ON RECORD | 2001 HONDA CR125 | COMPLETE TEST


One small step backwards and one giant leap forward

WE RIDE CLUBMX’S SUPERCROSS-READY KTM 150SX TWO-STROKE


We want to see smokers line the gate inside stadiums again as much as anyone, but the only way that will happen is if Gared Steinke is put in charge of running the AMA.

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 KTM 250SX


On motocross bikes it is human nature to believe that change is good, but that isn’t always the case

2019 250 Shootout Kawasaki KX250

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 KAWASAKI KX250


Four-year production cycles are not advantageous to keeping up with the competition

2001 Honda CR250

2001 HONDA CR250 | THE GOOD, BAD & UGLY


In 2001, Honda came to its senses and took a step back to the good old days

2001 Kawasaki KX250

ON RECORD | 2001 KAWASAKI KX250 | COMPLETE TEST


In the 1990s Kawasaki was know as an engine company due to the powerful engines they produced

FIRST RIDE | 2019 HUSQVARNA TC250 TWO-STROKE


We give you the inside scoop on the TC250 two-stroke

2019 250 four-stroke Shootout

2019 250 FOUR-STROKE SHOOTOUT | MOTOCROSS ACTION ORIGINAL VIDEO


This is Motocross Action’s detailed 2019 250 Four-Stroke shootout — raw and unfiltered

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 YAMAHA YZ250F


Everything you need to know to get the most out of the 2019 Yamaha YZ250F—including LMAR9E-J

WE RIDE JOSH MOSIMAN’S “SMART” HUSQVARNA FC450


Under the hood is a Jame Ellis-tuned engine that knows what you want and when to give it to you

2019 450 shootout

MXA SHOOTOUT: THE REAL 2019 450 FOUR-STROKE SHOOTOUT


The most comprehensive 2019 450 shootout — complete with all the stuff that no one else will ever tell you. This is the real deal shootout

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 HONDA CRF450


The 2019 Honda CRF450 is paradox wrapped in an enigma with a side of bacon

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 KTM 250SXF


There is no doubt that the KTM 250SXF is the lightest and highest revving bike in its class. All you have to do to utilize all the power is to resist shifting

2001 service honda CR134-4

ONE RECORD | 2001 SERVICE HONDA CR134 THAT WE HATED TO RIDE


This is a classic example of all that can go wrong with a hopped-up bike

THE MXA WRECKING CREW RIDES A 75-HP JAWA 500 SPEEDWAY BIKE


Our best advice? Turn right to go left, speed up to slow down and ignore everything you learned by racing motocross

2019 Honda CRF250F

FIRST LOOK! 2019 HONDA CRF250F (NOT THE CRF250 —THIS IS THE “F”)


All-new flagship of the CRF Recreational Line is a fuel-injected, four-valve, 50-state legal, steel frame, off-road machine

THE PINK JUMPER CHRONICLES: TM VERSUS TM, PINK VERSUS PINK, 1995 VERSUS 2018


If you’ve never seen a true-to-life pink TM, don’t fret. The MXA wrecking crew is going to show you two of them in our all-pink shootout

2019 Honda CRF125F

FIRST LOOK! 2019 HONDA CRF125F & CRF125F BIG WHEEL


Models of the Honda trial line

1980 to 2000 bikes of the year

BEST TWO-STROKE DIRT BIKES FROM 1980-2000


Did you own any of these 125cc or 250cc winners throughout the two decades?

2019 Honda CRF110F

FIRST LOOK! 2019 HONDA CRF110F


The all-new CRF250F now has fuel injection

2019-1/2 KTM 450SXF FACTORY EDITION


KTM introduces modest changes to the 2019-1/2 Factory Edition that are built around the actual 2020 machine

2001 Kawasaki KX125

ON RECORD | 2001 KAWASAKI KX125 | COMPLETE TEST


The age-old struggle of power versus powerband

2019 Honda CRF250

MXA FIRST RIDE VIDEO | 2019 HONDA CRF250R


Get to know the ins and outs of the new 2019 Honda CRF250R in this First Ride video

2019 250 Shootout Suzuki RM-Z250

MXA FIRST RIDE VIDEO | 2019 SUZUKI RM-Z250


The 2019 Suzuki RM-Z250 is here and we all agree that it’s better than last year. Watch Landon Currier shred the new bike around a freshly prepped Glen Helen track

2019 Honda CRF250X

MXA FIRST RIDE VIDEO | 2019 HONDA CRF250RX


Our chief test rider Dennis Stapleton takes the brand new 2019 Honda CRF250RX to the track and trails of Cahuilla Creek in this first ride video.

2001 KTM 250SX

2001 KTM 250SX | COMPLETE TEST


KTM grows through its teething stages breaking into the new millennium

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 KTM 450SXF


To quote Michael Corleone, “Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in!”

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 HUSQVARNA FC450


The powerband that is so usable that it feels like a rheostat. You dial in the power and the lights get brighter, or dial it down for a little mood lighting

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 YAMAHA YZ450F


My kingdom for a blue valve cover, four wheel spacers and two axle lugs — and why they matter

2000 TM 250MX

ON RECORD | 2000 TM 250 CROSS | COMPLETE TEST


Mama mia, that’s some spicy MXer!

MXA RACE TEST: 2018 YAMAHA YZ65 JUNIOR CYCLE


You have to ask yourself, “What would Aristotle do?” Because that is the key to success in finding brand loyalty from 50cc to 450cc

2006 Yamaha YZ25

ON RECORD | 2006 YAMAHA YZ250 | COMPLETE TEST


People thought Yamaha was crazy for implementing the aluminum frame on the YZ250 & YZ125, but it paid off. Yamaha sold 50% more YZ250s in ’05 than in ’04

2019 Yamaha YZ250

MXA FIRST RIDE VIDEO | 2019 YAMAHA YZ250 TWO-STROKE


Underneath the YZ250’s clothes it’s virtually the same bike since 2006. Although we still have just as much fun riding it

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2019 KTM 350SXF


You can’t tell a book by its cover — even an orange book. We read the KTM 350SXF for you from cover to cover

2000 Honda CR250

2000 HONDA CR250 | SETUP GUIDE


These are the must-do fix-it tips to make the 2000 CR250 the best bike it can be

2019 KTM 250SX

MXA FIRST RIDE VIDEO: 2019 KTM 250SX TWO-STROKE


KTM has made a few changes to the 250 two-stroke for 2019. You will be surprised with the results