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Motocross Action 2021 250 Shootout

THE REAL DEAL! 2021 MOTOCROSS ACTION 250 SHOOTOUT VIDEO


It’s finally here! We rank all seven 2021 250 models from seventh to first and share our opinion on the best bargain bike, best entry level bike, best working class bike and bike of the year

2021 450 Shootout video MXA

THE REAL DEAL! 2021 MOTOCROSS ACTION 450 SHOOTOUT VIDEO


It’s finally here! MXA’s seven bike, 450 shootout video

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW! 2021 MXA 450 FOUR-STROKE SHOOTOUT


Motocross racers love shootouts, until the bike they spent $10,000 loses; They think their brand is the fastest bike, until they see a dyno chart; They think that weight doesn’t matter on motocross bikes, but if their girlfriend gains a few pounds they go ballistic

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2021 KAWASAKI KX450X CROSS-COUNTRY


Think sofa. The 5.0 N/mm forks on the KX450 motocross model are already way too soft, so you can easily imagine what the KX450X’s 4.8 N/mm spring rate and softer damping feel like

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2021 KAWASAKI KX250


If you ride the 2021 KX250 like you’re going out for a Sunday stroll, the orange, white and blue competition will blow by you due to the KX250’s lackluster bottom-end power

DARYL ECKLUND GAMBLES ON A BEAT-DOWN 2003 KAWASAKI KX125


“The other MXA guys started to refer to my KX125 project bike as the ‘green unicorn.’ I told them that it would be finished soon and then they’d be sorry. I lied!”

MXA TECH SPEC: 10 THINGS ABOUT THE 2021 KAWASAKI KX450


What would it take to turn a 2020 Kawasaki KX450 into a 2021 KX450? Oversized handlebars, oversized bar mount and a Rekluse or Hinson clutch

MXA RACE TEST: THE REAL TEST OF THE 2021 KAWASAKI KX450


It’s nice, pleasant and fun to race, but maybe Kawasaki should start thinking about better forks, a smaller rear rotor, electronic mapping and more actual horsepower for 2022

MXA RETRO TEST: WE RIDE RYAN VILLOPOTO’S MXDN-WINNING PRO CIRCUIT 2007 KX250F


If you were blindfolded while on Ryan’s KX250F, you’d swear you were on a KX450F—There is no lightweight buzz coming out of the Pro Circuit exhaust, it rumbles

2021 MXA SHOOTOUT: YAMAHA YZ450F VS. KAWASAKI KX450


Polar opposites on the track, these two relatively unchanged 2021 models, trade pluses and minus—and your intended use makes a difference