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2020 KTM 450SXF Factory Edition-3

FIRST RIDE VIDEO: 2020-1/2 KTM 450SXF FACTORY EDITION


Get a sneak peak at the 2021 KTM 450SXF

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 1-2 Rockstar Edition Husqvarna FC450-2

FIRST RIDE VIDEO: 2020-1/2 HUSQVARNA FC450 ROCKSTAR EDITION


The Rockstar Edition is a preview of what might change on the 2021 Husqvarna FC450. We give it a spin, a pep talk and some criticism

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL 2020 450 FOUR-STROKE SHOOTOUT


You’ve waited for it and here is the 450 shootout that will change your mind about what you think you know about the 2020 450s

MXA VIDEO: TWISTED DEVELOPMENTS’ YZ125 FROM MXA’S HOPPED-UP 125 SHOOTOUT


The first of three special 125s that we built as a unique shootout that tested not only the basic machines, but the approach of different tuners

MXA’S 125 HOT-ROD PROJECT BIKE SHOOTOUT: THE THREE BEST TUNERS KICK OUT THE JAMS


MXA has Jamie Ellis, Dean Dickenson & Mitch Payton on Speed Dial — and they put our KTM, Husky & Yamaha 125s on remedial speed therapy

KTM 450SXF BUYER’S GUIDE: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW FROM 2007 TO 2020


A Kompendium of Knowledge about the last 13 years of KTM 450SXF Know-how

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 HUSQVARNA TX300i


Don’t be afraid of fuel-injected two-strokes, they don’t change a thing you love about smokers, except worrying about jetting

2020 HONDA CRF450

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 HONDA CRF450


The Honda CRF450 makes the most horsepower by leaps and bounds, which is exactly what this super stiff chassis does not need

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 SUZUKI RM-Z450


We think that we could fix the RM-Z450 in an afternoon, we have to wonder what’s stopping Suzuki’s engineers from doing the same thing

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 YAMAHA YZ450F


Everything you need to know about the 2020 Yamaha YZ450F — not just how it performs, but why

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 KAWASAKI KX450


Everything you need to know about the 2020 Kawasaki KX450

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

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 HONDA CRF250


Everything you need to know about the 2020 Honda CRF250 and some stuff you don’t want to know

2020 Yamaha YZ250 two-stroke

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 YAMAHA YZ250


“I was excited because I really enjoy the bike, but confused about why MXA was testing a bike that hadn’t changed in 14 years” —Josh Mosiman

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

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THE REAL 2020 MXA 250 FOUR-STROKE SHOOTOUT


Our goal is to help you find out what bike is best for you—so, we pull no punches in the search for knowledge

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MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 SUZUKI RM-Z250


MXA test riders want to love the 2020 Suzuzki RM-Z250 and, at times, we do, but then a big hill appears in front of us

MXA TEAM TESTED: 2020 PRO CIRCUIT SUZUKI RM-Z450 EXHAUST


The Pro Circuit exhaust gave the 2019-2020 RM-Z450 the excitement factor we were looking for, especially off the bottom

2021 honda CRF450

THE WORLD CHAMP’S HRC CRF450: SPY PHOTOS OF THE 2021 HONDA CRF450?


There is no doubt that there is a new 2021 Honda CRF450 on the horizon — take this opportunity to see what it will and won’t look like

MXA TECH SPEC: 10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE 2020 KAWASAKI KX450


Areas to focus on when living and loving your 2020 Kawasaki KX450

WE RIDE THE LAST FACTORY 125cc TWO-STROKE


We test Brett Metcalfe’s 2005 Yamaha of Troy YZ125 when it was the only smoker left on the track

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COOPER WEBB’S FACTORY KTM 300SX TWO-STROKE TEST VIDEO


We test ride Cooper Webb’s factory two-stroke and give you the details on it

TC125 project bike two-stroke

MXA VIDEO: PRO CIRCUIT HUSQVARNA TC125 TWO-STROKE PROJECT BIKE


Get the details on MXA’s Pro Circuit build Husqvarna TC125 two-stroke project bike

WE RIDE JOSH MOSIMAN’S “SMART” HUSQVARNA FC450


Before Josh Mosiman came to work at MXA, we tested his “Smart” Husqvarna FC450 — it was a unique bike in many ways

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

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

SUPERCROSS HISTORY: THE BIKE THAT TIME FORGOT


With the 2020 Supercross series around the corner, do you remember when Lance Smail and Tom Moen made Supercross history

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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FIRST LOOK! 2020 1/2 KTM 450SXF FACTORY EDITION


A look into the future of what KTM is planning for their 2021 models

WE BUILD A CYLINDER WORKS HUSQVARNA FC270 BIG-BORE


You can make your 250 four-stroke torquier, broader and more powerful in one simple step. The secret sauce? Cubic centimeters.

FIRST LOOK: TM’S 2020 LINEUP OF TWO-STROKE, FOUR-STROKE, MINIS AND THE NEW FUEL-INJECTED 125 MOTORCYCLES


Always thought of as a boutique brand, TM is firing up the assembly line to double 85c, 100cc, 125cc, 144cc, 250cc, 300cc & 450cc production

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

BBR Honda CRF150

WE RIDE BBR’S CUSTOM-BUILT HONDA CRF150F


This is the most expensive Honda CRF150F four-stroke play bike ever built

2000 KTM 380SX

ON RECORD: MXA TEST OF THE 2000 KTM 380SX TWO-STROKE


Was the KTM 380SX faster than the KX500 and CR500 of their times? Yes and no. Could big two-strokes ever come back?

FIRST LOOK! 2020-1/2 HUSQVARNA FC450 ROCKSTAR EDITION


The first of the limited edition KTM and Husqvarna prelude to 2021 motocross bikes breaks cover — see it here and now

2006 TM 125MX dirt bike

ON RECORD | 2006 TM 125MX TWO-STROKE FULL TEST


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

2003 Honda CR125

ON RECORD | FULL TEST OF THE 2003 HONDA CR125


The most modern bike ever made with a vintage engine

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

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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

1998 Suzuki RM250

FULL TEST OF THE 1998 SUZUKI RM250 THAT JEREMY MCGRATH BUILT


The bike built for Jeremy McGrath, not the end user

MXA VIDEO: WE RIDE TIMMY WEIGAND’S FACTORY HUSQVARNA SUPERMINI TWO-STROKE


This engine ran on $35 per gallon VP MXR02 and was so temperamental that it had to be rejetted every time it was ridden.

1999 Honda CR125

WE TEST THE 1999 HONDA CR125 TWO-STROKE


When Honda’s aluminum frame was in its teething stages it was jaw breaker rigid. Looking back, was it the way to go?

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


You asked for it! A YZ250 versus YZ250F shootout like no other — read it to learn why

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


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

BIGGEST DISASTER IN MOTOCROSS HISTORY: THE STORY BEHIND THE CANNONDALE


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

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

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2020 KTM 250SXF


In a year where Honda and Kawasaki have chased after KTM’s signature high-rpm powerband, the KTM 250SXF is still the best—because it didn’t give up low-to-mid to get top

INSIDE ADAM CIANCIARULO’S MONSTER CUP WINNING KAWASAKI KX450


Adam’s mechanic takes you through an incredibly detailed description of the Adam’s works KX450

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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 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

2020 TM_MX144

2020 TM TWO-STROKES | NEW FUEL INJECTION MODELS


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

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

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