2018 Yamaha YZ125 Long Term Update

March 9, 2018

15 Hours And Counting… After our first rides on Yamaha’s YZ250 and YZ125, I’ve had the pleasure of riding the small bore around SoCal tracks for the last two months [...]

5 Things You Really Need To Know About Your New KTM EXC (Or Husqvarna FE)

March 6, 2018

KTM’s Austrian built dual-purpose bikes are an awesome example of getting riders what they want and meeting the regulations and durability standards a motorcycle must meet. With the loss of [...]

Alta Motors 2018 Redshift MXR: First Ride

March 2, 2018

First Ride: 2018 Alta Motors Redshift MXR Electric Motocrosser Dirt Bike Test spent the day with little noise but lots of fun aboard the 2018 Alta Motors MXR. For 2018 [...]

Protect Your Brain: All-New 6D ATR-2 Helmet

February 20, 2018

6D’s All-New ATR-2 Brain Protection It was not too many years ago that we all thought that if it said “Snell approved” it was safe. In 2013, 6D helped created [...]

All NEW Yamaha YZ65!

February 13, 2018

Yamaha Enters the 65cc Market Yamaha recently unveiled an all new YZ65 minicrosser to close out their 2018 model line and to complete their wide range of motorcycles now spanning [...]

2018 Suzuki RM-Z250 Impression

February 7, 2018

We revisit the 2018 Suzuki RM-Z250 By Scott Hoffman and Dustin Hoffman (no relation) Photos: Scott Hoffman Yes, most shootouts have been done yet they don’t always paint the perfect [...]

Yamaha Smokes Out Two Premix Virgins

January 25, 2018

The Two-Stroke Virgins Photos:Trevor Hunter and Scott Hoffman The first time for anything can be an experience, some amazing and some not so amazing. Some people are going crazy that [...]

A2 SX, Tomac back, Triple Crown goes off

January 22, 2018

A2 Monster Energy Supercross and Triple Crown to mix it up The third round of the Monster Energy Supercross took more brains to follow since the program was completely switched [...]

A1-2018 Lowdown: Monster Energy Supercross

January 7, 2018

A1-2018: Monster Energy Supercross For two-wheel dirt freaks A1 is it, the Creme de la Crème, the Taj Mahal, or the seventh wonder of Southern California when it comes to [...]

Letter Of The Week: Gearing Up For A KTM XC-F

January 5, 2018

DBT, Regarding your article 2017 KTM 450XC-F: https://dirtbiketest.com/bike-tests/2017-ktm-450xc-f/ I am riding only in sand: Fast open and narrow winding sand trails and also in sand dunes. No dual sport. No [...]

Win Cooper Webb’s YZ450F!

January 3, 2018

Going to a Supercross near you this season? Enter To Win A Cooper Webb Factory Team Replica 2018 Yamaha YZ450F And More! While visiting the Monster Energy/Knich/Yamaha Factory Racing Team [...]

Moto In the Snow with Ronnie Renner and Robbie Maddison

December 13, 2017

No knobby tires or front brake but lots of fun in the back country. Support DBT by shopping through the links below: [...]

2018 Team KTM Photo Shoot

December 13, 2017

Getting ready for the 2018 season, all of KTM’s teams were out at their all-new testing facility that is located very close to KTM’s headquarters. Like most test tracks, its [...]

Is a 2018 YZ65 close?

December 13, 2017

This video says a lot but not too much. The kid has #65 on a new plate but the two-stroke sound at the end of the video is not of [...]

Husky unveils the 2018 Rockstar Edition

December 6, 2017

For 2018 Husqvarna will take a page from KTM’s playbook by releasing an all new limited edition 450cc motocrosser mid-season. The 2018 Husqvarna FC 450 Rockstar Edition. The 2018 Rockstar [...]