Motorcycle Racing News JCR Honda's Quinn Cody Prepped for Dakar

JCR Honda’s Quinn Cody Prepped for Dakar

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2012 Dakar

For the second consecutive year, the American Quinn Cody is prepped to make his second pass at the Dakar Rally.

In his first attempt he took home Rookie of the year honors and showed the field he was a serious competitor.

Fast forward 365 days and he is a more prepared and experienced racer. But perhaps the biggest advancement is in the bike category.

The JCR/Honda trio of Eric Siraton, Johnny Campbell and Quinn Cody himself have all worked hard to test and develop a bike that is not only competitive but a clear advantage.

With the help of HT Rally Raid the bike Quinn will be riding is nothing short of amazing! What’s being referred to around the shop as the Honda CRF450″DAKAR”X!

Photos of the bike build are available on

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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