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2020 Yamaha yz250fx_Yamaha off-road South Carolina intro-7

MXA FIRST RIDE VIDEO: 2020 YAMAHA YZ250FX CROSS-COUNTRY RACE BIKE


Yamaha brought MXA out into the trees of South Carolina to test the new 2020 YZ250FX off-road race bike

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MXA’S 2020 YAMAHA YZ125X FIRST RIDE VIDEO


We tell you what you need to know about the off-road tailored YZ125 two-stroke

2020 YAMAHA YZ250F

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 YAMAHA YZ250F


The downside of winning the “2019 MXA 250 Shootout” was that Yamaha took the calculated risk of not spending any money on the 2020 YZ250F

THE FASTEST KTM WE EVER TESTED & ONLY $105,000


The MXA wrecking crew matches its motocross skill against the KTM X-bow

2020 KAWASAKI KX250

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 KAWASAKI KX250


It lacks bottom-end power and an electric starter. One of these things is something every racer needs; the other is something every racer wants

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 HUSQVARNA FC250


Husqvarna’s buyer demographics skew towards riders who are not interested in Supercross-stiff suspension. They want suspension that is fun to be on

2020 TM_MX144

2020 TM TWO-STROKES | NEW FUEL INJECTION MODELS


TM has entered the two-stroke fuel injection market on their enduro models

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 KTM 450SXF


Everything you need to know, more than you want to know & things you won’t understand

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 HUSQVARNA FC450


Husqvarna sets out on its own paths — it’s not KTM’s lap dog anymore

2020 TM_SM450FI

FIRST LOOK! 2020 TM FOUR-STROKE MODELS


TM offers a laundry list of 2020 models to choose from

2020 450 mxa shootout

THE REAL DEAL! 2020 MOTOCROSS ACTION 450 SHOOTOUT VIDEO


You waited for it. It’s here! Everything you need to know about the YZ450F, RM-Z450, 450SXF, KX450, FC450 & CRF450

1992 YAMAHA WR500: HOW THE “AIR HAMMER” BECAME THE “MAYTAG”


Some times a stop gap measure is the only measure that can work when you start tool late

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MXA VIDEO | WE RIDE JASON ANDERSON’S TC250 TWO-STROKE


We were excited when Rockstar Husqvarna called and told us that they were building Jason Anderson a factory 250 two-stroke. After Jason rode it we gladly hopped on and tested it out

YAMAHA DT-1: THE BEST THING THAT EVER HAPPENED TO MOTOCROSS


The wild and wacky story of how Yamaha got into the dirt bike business and the cast of characters that made it a success

WE RIDE JACK PHINN’S HONDA CRF450 DIRT TRACKER


With some reasonable modifications, a CR450 can be transformed into a desert racer, enduro bike, supermoto bike, dirt tracker, TT racer, sidecar racer or even a road racer

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MXA 2020 250 FOUR-STROKE MOTOCROSS SHOOTOUT VIDEO


RM-Z250 vs. CRF250 vs. KX250 vs. 250SXF vs. FC250 vs. YZ250F. Find out who takes the cake for 2020

2020 KTM 350SXF

MXA FIRST RIDE VIDEO: 2020 KTM 350SXF


In this episode of MXA’s First Ride series we ride KTM’s best selling motocross bike

“I’M NOT A GARAGE QUEEN KIND OF GUY” — MXA’S FUEL-INJECTED 300 TWO-STROKE PROJECT


Jody builds a fuel-injected 2019 Husqvarna TE300i motocross bike for himself, but gives it to his arch nemesis

WE RIDE PRO CIRCUIT’S HOT-ROD SUZUKI RM-Z250


The Pro Circuit RM-Z250 proves that you can keep up with the Joneses with enough time, money and know-how

WE RIDE DICKS RACING’S 2019 KTM 300XC-W TPI MOTOCROSS MOD


We are well aware of the problems associated with turning a 300cc enduro bike into a motocross bike. This wasn’t our first 300 rodeo.

FIRST LOOK! NEXT YEAR’S FUEL-INJECTED TM 300FI TWO-STROKE


The brave new world of clean two-strokes won’t be new for long as more manufacturers jump in to meet the Euro5 emission standards

MXA RACE TEST: 2019 HUSQVARNA TE300i FUEL-INJECTED TWO-STROKE


When fuel-injected two-strokes become commonplace the price of brass on the stock market will plunge

40-HOUR 2019 SUZUKI RM-Z450 MOTOCROSS FRESHEN UP


You don’t really know what’s going on with your bike until you do a comprehensive inspection and rebuild

FIVE STEPS TO HONDA CRF250 MOTOCROSS NIRVANA


How to lose the wah-wah blues of the Honda’s CRF250 lack of bottom-end throttle response

NEVER HEARD OF BRIAN MOREAU? BUD RACING’S ALUMINUM-FRAMED KX125 TWO-STROKE WILL REMIND YOU


A Kawasaki-backed Grand Prix team builds an awesome KX125 two-stroke, but with a blue twist

MXA FIRST RIDE VIDEO: 2020 YAMAHA YZ250 TWO-STROKE


It may not have changed much between 2019 and 2020, or 2006 and 2020 for that matter, but sometimes a Golden Oldie shouldn’t be messed with

THE TRUE STORY OF RICKY CARMICHAEL’S 2005 SUZUKI RM250 TWO-STROKE


RC, DeCoster & Goose tell all about the bike that everyone who was anyone in 2005 remembers

2020 Suzuki RM-Z450

2020 SUZUKI RM-Z450 FIRST RIDE VIDEO


MXA takes the 2020 Suzuki RM-Z450 out to Glen Helen for this First Ride Video

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

2001 Honda CR250

2001 HONDA CR250 | THE GOOD, BAD & UGLY


MXA looks back to the 2001 Honda CR250 two-stroke—that was the years that Honda came to its senses and took a step back to the good old days

BRC 500cc TWO-STROKE KIT BIKE VIDEO


The new generation of 500cc two-strokes

WE RIDE THE BRC 500cc TWO-STROKE KIT BIKE


Video, history, test ride and tech about the newest 500cc two-stroke engine on the plane

BIGGEST DISASTER IN MOTOCROSS HISTORY: THE STORY BEHIND THE CANNONDALE


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

ALOOP CR250

WEIRD BIKES FROM MX HISTORY: WORLD’S FIRST FREESTYLE BIKE


Do you remember the Aloop XMX Freestyle bike? We had Mike Metzger do the testing

MXA RAW TWO-STROKE VIDEO: 2019 TM300MX


Enjoy the sights and sounds of the 2019 TM300MX two-stroke in it’s raw form

ASK THE MXPERTS: MY 2016 KTM 350SXF WON’T RUN?


It’s your capacitor’s fault. The most common use for a capacitor on a fuel-injected motocross bike is to give a jolt of power to start the engine

WE RIDE TIMMY WEIGAND’S HUSQVARNA TC112 WORLD TWO-STROKE POP GUN


A former AMA Pro and current team manager brings a pop gun to a gunfight and exceed expectations

TWO-STROKE TEST: MAKING A 1995 HONDA CR125 BETTER THAN NEW


Once a new bike, then a forgotten relic, then a barn find and now we are are racing it

WE RIDE KEN ROCZEN’S 2016 AMA CHAMPIONSHIP-WINNING 2017 SUZUKI RM-Z450


It seemed so long ago, but when Kenny got off the title-winning Suzuki RM-Z450 — the MXA wrecking crew got on it

THE LAST OF THE BREED: MXA’S FINAL HUSQVARNA TEST— 2013 CR125 TWO-STROKE


The Husqvarna story started in Sweden over 100 years ago, ended up in Italy, got bought by the Germans and then, in 2013, this is what MXA was left to test

2020 YAMAHA YZ450F-7553

2020 YAMAHA YZ450F FIRST RIDE IMPRESSIONS VIDEO


At first glance it looks the same, but once you dig in to it, there are a lot of updates on the 2020 Yamaha YZ450F

INSANE TM 300MX TWO-STROKE PROJECT BIKE: RACED BY JERRY ROBIN


As part of a large MXA effort for the World Two-Stroke Championship, MXA had TM’s Ralf Schmidt build this wild TM 300MX

“ROCZEN EDITION” VS. STOCK CRF450: IS IT REALLY WORTH $2400 MORE?


You might be tempted to think of the Honda Roczen Edition as the equal to the KTM Factory Edition, but that would be inaccurate

2020 YAMAHA YZ450F-7290

2020 YAMAHA YZ450F BIKE BREAKDOWN WITH YAMAHA’S TRAVIS PRESTON


Learn all about the new 2020 Yamaha YZ450F in this detailed bike breakdown video

MXA BIKE TEST: OSET MX-10 ELECTRIC PEE-WEE MINI BIKE


A bike that Junior can ride in the backyard no matter what that nosy neighbor Mrs. Kravitz has to say

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE 2019 SMOKERS


Looking for a smoker? You came to the right place. This is MXA’s performance guide to the 2019 two-strokes (which in most cases means the 2020 two-stroke models also)

MXA BIKE TEST: HONDA CRF250F TRAIL BIKE


The perfect entry-level bike for a future racer or for family fun

ASK THE MXPERTS: WILL MY VP T2 RACE FUEL SEPARATE?


T2 pre-mixed race gas uses a high-quality, brand-name, synthetic, two-stroke oil that will not separate.

2020 honda crf250

2020 HONDA CRF250 FIRST IMPRESSION VIDEO


There were many changes on the 2020 CRF250 that refined the bike

2020 YAMAHA YZ450F

FIRST LOOK! ALL-NEW 2020 YAMAHA YZ450F & 2020 YZ250F


Yamaha focused on updating the engine on the 2020 YZ450F

CARSON BROWN BUILDS A TRICK KAWASAKI KX125 TWO-STROKE


Why Carson didn’t use an KX250F aluminum frame or a 144cc kit, but did use Showa air forks and an Lectron carb

JACK PHINN’S PURPOSE-DRIVEN KTM 350SXF PROJECT BIKE


“My goal? I developed a plan to customize my KTM 350SXF to be perfect for a short rider. I’m not alone in this pursuit, as motocross bikes get taller and taller each year.”

2020 HONDA CRF450

2020 HONDA CRF450 FIRST RIDE VIDEO IMPRESSION


Small changes made a big difference on the 2020 CRF450

2020 Kawasaki KX450

FIRST RIDE VIDEO | 2020 KAWASAKI KX450 FIRST IMPRESSION


The MXA wrecking crew puts the 2020 KX450 through its paces

TWO VS. FOUR SHOOTOUT: YZ250 TWO-STROKE VS. YZ250F FOUR-STROKE


You asked for it and we did it in a way that makes this a YZ250 versus YZ250F shootout like no other — read it to learn why

FIRST LOOK ! 2020 KTM SPECIAL EDITION ERZBERG & SIX DAY OFF-ROAD MACHINE


KTM’s all-new 2020 Special Edition Enduro models for the two toughest off-road races on the planet

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MXA VIDEO: FIRST RIDE ON THE 2020 YAMAHA YZ250F


Learn about the new 2020 Yamaha YZ250F in this episode of MXA’s First Ride series

2020 Honda CRF450

FIRST LOOK! 2020 HONDA CRF450 & CRF250


The 2020 CRF250 got an overhaul on the engine with a new frame and swing arm while the CRF450 got some interesting updates

2019 TM 300MX project bike

THE LIFE & TIMES OF MXA’S PROJECT 2019 TM 300MX TWO-STROKE


How to make a great bike better, by applying common sense, a lots of laps and the right people to help

MXA VIDEO: MXA’S ULTRA-FAST, ULTRA-TRICK HUSQVARNA TC125 TWO-STROKE


Building a 125 two-stroke that is faster than most 250 four-strokes— and better sounding