Archive for January, 2015

Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Pt. 4: Installing a Dr. D Hour Meter

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Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Pt. 4: Installing a Dr. D Hour Meter

Unlike most other motorcycles that may have one or multiple gauges to provide information such as mileage, MPH, RPM and diagnostics such as warning lights, dirt bike are pretty rudimentary and offer no such luxuries (unless you have an endure or dual sport type of bike). The lack of a speedo or odometer on a [...]

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Chap Moto Pro Works Pt. 4: Installing a Dr. D Hour Meter

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Chap Moto Pro Works Pt. 4: Installing a Dr. D Hour Meter

Unlike most other motorcycles that may have one or multiple gauges to provide information such as mileage, MPH, RPM and diagnostics such as warning lights, dirt bike are pretty rudimentary and offer no such luxuries (unless you have an endure or dual sport type of bike). The lack of a speedo or odometer on a [...]

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Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Episode 3: Dr. D Engine Relocation Kit

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Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Episode 3: Dr. D Engine Relocation Kit

Traction is the key to winning motorcycle races. It doesn’t matter why type of racing you do (quarter mile, MotoGP, or motocross) anytime you lose traction you are losing speed or the potential for speed. In addition, poor traction also results in poor handling which as many know can lead to disastrous results. Traction is [...]

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2015 AMA Supercross Oakland Race Results

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2015 AMA Supercross Oakland Race Results

Canard Wins First Monster Energy Supercross Race Since 2011 In Oakland Malcolm Stewart Wins First-Ever 250SX Class Race Photo: Simon Cudby Team Honda’s Trey Canard won his first Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, race of the 2015 season in front of 47,671 fans at O.co Coliseum. GEICO Honda’s Malcolm Stewart captured his [...]

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First Look: 2016 Yamaha R-Spec Side-by-Side

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First Look: 2016 Yamaha R-Spec Side-by-Side

Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A., today introduced the Wolverine R-Spec, an all-new Side-by-Side (SxS)  vehicle that sets a new standard in off-road capability and class-leading comfort. “The all-new Wolverine will extend Yamaha’s Side-by-Side line into the recreation segment creating a new level of durability, quality, handling and superior off-road capabilities not yet seen in the off-road [...]

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Dunlop to launch new tire model for smaller displacement motorcycles

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Dunlop to launch new tire model for smaller displacement motorcycles

Dunlop plans to launch a new tire model to the American market, the Sportmax GPR-300 towards the end of the first quarter of 2015.  The new Sportmax GPR-300 is aimed at popular, smaller displacement sportbikes like the Honda CBR300, Kawasaki Ninja 300, and newly launched Yamaha R3.  The tire will be offered in three radial [...]

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Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Episode 2: Dr. D Exhaust System Install

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Chaparral Motorsports Pro Works Episode 2: Dr. D Exhaust System Install

One the best ways you can improve the performance of your dirt bike is to swap the stock exhaust system with either an aftermarket muffler or full system. There are many manufacturers such as FMF, Yoshimura, and Pro Circuit that make quality exhaust systems for both 2-stroke and 4-stroke dirt bikes. However, for the Chaparral [...]

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ChapMoto Pro Works Part 1: Improving Power Delivery on a 2015 Yamaha YZ 450F

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ChapMoto Pro Works Part 1: Improving Power Delivery on a 2015 Yamaha YZ 450F

In a previous post we discussed our new Chaparral Pro Works Program in which Supercross/motocross industry veteran, Larry Brooks, will show the ins and outs of modding a stock dirt bike into a finely tuned machine ready for the race circuit. There are plenty of dirt bike parts to choose from that will help deliver [...]

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First Look: 2015 RZR XP 1000 EPS FOX Edition

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First Look: 2015 RZR XP 1000 EPS FOX Edition

Continuing with the release of Polaris’ new 2105 RZR models is the announcement of possibly the best handling RZR to date with the introduction of the RZR XP 1000 EPS FOX Edition. It’s a bold statement, we know, but as evidenced by the components and enhancements on this machine it looks as though this new [...]

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First Look: 2015 Polaris RZR 4 900 EPS

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First Look: 2015 Polaris RZR 4 900 EPS

This past July, Polaris introduced one of the biggest RZR line-ups ever and continued to fuel the RZR lifestyle by offering the widest variety of vehicles for every type of sport riding. With the introduction of the new 2015RZR 900 and RZR S 900, Polaris redefined the first two RZR products ever built by providing the vehicles with unequalled power, highly-capable suspensions, unmatched agility, [...]

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