Following in the footsteps of the YZ450F, the 2019 Yamaha YZ450FX off-road racer reaps the rewards of the experience gained by its track-focused brother.
Last year its big brother received a major update, so now the YZ250F takes its turn. This isn’t a refreshing—the 2019 Yamaha YZ250F is a new motorcycle.
Along with the YZ65 returning, the 2019 Yamaha YZ85 is the recipient of a major redesign that includes an all-new motor and improved chassis.
Last year the flagship Yamaha motocrosser was completely redesigned, so the 2019 Yamaha YZ450F is a refinement of the same basic package.
The Beta Trials Day at MotoVentures introduced media members to observed motorcycle trials, you know, the thing that Toni Bou does that no one else can.
If ever there was a bike that fits the question “Why change a good thing?” the 2018 Yamaha YZ250 is it. The motor is still very fast and easy to ride in terms of 250 two-stroke. Here's our track test.
Over the years, manufacturers have built trail versions of trials bikes, most notably the Bultaco Alpinas of the 1970s and the Beta Alp line of the 1990s. Leading the way in the modern era is the 2018 Gas Gas Contact 250 ES, an electric start trail bike. Here's our review.
2019 Honda CRF250RX and CRF450RX | The RX Line Doubles In Size When the Honda CRF450RX debuted in 2017, the consensus was that it was...
The new CRF450X takes its cues from the latest 2019 Honda CRF450R motocrosser, rather than relying on an outdated chassis and motor. Amazingly, as late as 2018, the CRF450X was still running a carburetor.
The 2019 KTM SX lineup of two-stroke motocrossers has been updated. Many of the changes are shared among the three KTM SX motorcycles, with a few changes to the 250 SX not given to the 150 SX and 125 SX. Also, the 150 SX and 125 SX get unique changes as a pair.
The 2019 KTM SX-F lineup of Supercross and Motocross racing four-stroke motorcycles is out, and there are plenty of changes across the range. The 450 SX-F, 350 SX-F, and 250 SX-F share many common changes, along with some model specific changes.
The 2019 Husqvarna off-road motorcycles have arrived, sporting a few important updates for the three-motorcycle line of two-strokes. The 2019 Husqvarna TE 300i, TE 250i, and TE 150 all get updated suspension settings. Returning are the WP Xplor 48 fork and WP shock.
The pair of two strokes in the KTM XC lineup—the 300 XC and 250 XC—get various updates this year. The 2019 KTM 300 XC and 250 XC have changes that range from detailed to major. Let’s see what makes the 2019 KTM XC two-strokes different from last year.
The KTM XC-F lineup gets a good reworking for 2019. Changes to the frame, suspension, and motor are supplemented by detail changes to improve the 2019 KTM XC-F line of off-road motorcycles, including the 450, 350 and 250.
KTM’s lineup of cross-country two-strokes gets a few updates or 2019 from the motor to the transmission to the suspension. Let’s take a look at the changes to the three potent 2019 KTM XC-Ws — the 250 XC-W TPI, 300 XC-W TPI, and 150 XC-W.