Dirt Bikes

TM Dirt Bikes: A brief history

Unlike the ‘Big 4’ Japanese bike manufacturers, TM dirt bikes have only been around for a relatively short time. This is probably one of the reasons why many dirt bike riders have never heard of them. But that is slowly changing… TM motorcycles are born and bred Italian Stallions that […]

Used Dirt Bike Checklist

Print off this used dirt bike checklist and take it with you when trying to find your next bike. It may just save you from purchasing a lemon. Check the obvious things like broken plastics, a torn seat cover, bent handle bars, worn tires, broken clutch and brake levers, and […]

2 Stroke vs 4 Stroke: What’s The Deal Anyway?

2 stroke vs 4 stroke – which one is better? Once upon a time there was a huge difference between the way a 4 stroke and a 2 stroke dirt bike performed. Two stroke motorcycles dominated the motocross and supercross classes because of their high performance and light weight. While the […]

Yamaha Dirt Bikes: History and Review

The history of Yamaha dirt bikes began way back before your old man was just a twinkle in his ol’ man’s eye. The Yamaha Corporation was founded in 1887 by Torakusu Yamaha. They originally built pianos, then over the years branched out into a wide range of products including all types […]

What 2 Stroke Fuel Ratios Should You Use?

Mixing 2 stroke fuel ratios for dirt bikes (premix) can be a royal pain in the jaxi, and more annoying than having to listen to Britney Spears on the office radio. However, it’s essential for two bangers and it’s something you need to do correctly or you’ll damage or even […]