Justin Brayton Signs With Honda

Honda has announced the signing of professional racer Justin Brayton, who will compete for Big Red in the 2012 AMA Supercross Championship and AMA Motocross Championships. Brayton previously spent several years with Muscle Milk/Toyota/JGR Yamaha. This past season he showed signs of promise, taking seventh in the National MX Championship despite missing four rounds with […]

Short Signs With McGrath’s New Team

Jeremy McGrath and Larry Brooks have started a new Motocross and Supercross team, and they’ve announced their first big signing: professional racer Andrew Short. The team has also announced that they will be working with Honda for factory support. The Short signing makes sense in that respect, as he has spent much of his professional […]

Changes for the 2012 Honda CRF450R

Cycle News was recently given the chance to try out the new 2012 Honda CRF450R, and gave their impression of the changes that Big Red has made to the dirt bike for this year. Suspension appeared to be the key focus for Honda this season, as it’s the area where they made the most radical […]

Honda Promotes Barcia to 450cc Class

Honda has announced that 250cc rider Justin Barcia will be stepping up to the 450 class to fill in for injured riders Josh Grant and Trey Canard. Big Red has had a number of problems with injuries this season, and they had to bring in Kevin Windham to fill in for their two sidelined riders. […]

Learn From the Pros: Clean Air In. More Power Out.

Learn From the Pros: Clean Air In. More Power Out.

An easy-to-follow guide to cleaning your air filter. A new air filter costs about $30. Cleaner and oil needed to maintain that filter will cost you a buck or two per use. A new engine will cost you about a grand. You decide. It’s not even just about the “insurance” aspects of a properly clean […]