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HUSQVARNA FE250

STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHY MATT BERNARD The Husqvarna FE250 – should you ride one? Most probably! “I only ride 450s”… I’ve heard that more times than I would like. Australian riders have an obsession with riding […]

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YAMAHA XSR 700

  Yamaha’s XSR 700 claims to be ‘super retro’ but two guys at Yamaha Motor Australia thought it wasn’t retro enough so they, er, fixed it.   Words and photos: Barry Ashenhurst The ‘Tenere Retro […]

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SHERCO 450SEF 6 DAYS

STORY BY ASHENHURST PICS BY SHANE BOOTH/MATT BERNARD/ ASHENHURST Sherco is on something here. You know those moments when a manufacturer gets a bike so right? This is that moment for Sherco with the Sherco […]

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2018 HONDA CRF450R

  The 2018 Honda CRF450R isn’t just a ’17 with a button. Honda has refined the package well to produce a bike that will serve all skill sets PHOTOS – DAMIEN ASHENHURST RIDER – CRAIG […]

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SWM SUPERDUAL X

  X-FACTOR SWM has entered the competitive world of adventure with a bike that draws from a solid era to offer something new that aims to stand apart from the crowd WORDS ASHENHURST PICS iKAPTURE […]

2004 KAWASAKI KX125
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2004 KAWASAKI KX125

STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHY MATT BERNARD Grant Reynolds is better known as Fifty Six Clix around the motocross industry, he takes a mean photo and has been published in Dirt Action many times. He is an […]

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2018 KAWASAKI KX125

  Jay Cox builds one of the trickest machines we have seen – a 2018 Kawasaki KX125 STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHY MATT BERNARD What you see here is a 2018 Kawasaki KX125. Say what? Kawasaki stopped […]

2017 YAMAHA WR450F
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2017 YAMAHA WR450F

  STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHY DAMIEN ASHENHURST Life with the WR450F has been pretty damn easy. Over the last year not a single thing has gone wrong and while I have busted a few plastic bits […]

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2012 SERCO YZ250F

  STORY SCOTT BISHOP PHOTOGRAPHY DAN MCKENZIE We climb on board the race bike of the current points leader in the MX2 class for a DA torture test, but add in a twist: we throw […]

MASTINS KTM250SX
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MASTIN’S KTM250SX

In the latest issue of Dirt Action Magazine, you will find the full test on Egan Mastin’s KTM250SX – the only two-stroke to win an Australian MX2 title since the 250F v 250 two-stroke class kicked-off. […]