Study: Helmets don’t hurt spine

A new study has debunked the popular myth that motorcycle helmets can actually cause damage to the spine, with the study authors calling for lawmakers to reexamine mandatory helmet laws. It’s well proven that helmets prevent brain injuries in crashes, but a study from more than two decades ago supposedly proved that headgear actually contributed […]

Malcolm Stewart to join Lites lineup

James Stewart has been enjoying success in AMA Supercross lately, with back-to-back wins cementing his position atop the points leaderboard. Now, his younger brother Malcolm will see if he can turn the Stewart name into a dynasty when he joins the Lites division lineup aboard a Suzuki RM-Z250. Malcolm Stewart will compete in his first […]

AFX releases two “dual-visor” beanie helmets

AFX has announced the release of two new beanie-style motorcycle helmets, with an innovative system that’s sure to please cruiser fans. The new FX-200 and FX-72 are both designed to offer riders protection while maintaining a stylish look. For riders who want the ultimate protection, the FX-200 is their best bet. Made of a fiberglass-reinforced […]

Ken Roczen to Race KTM 350 SX-F at Houston Supercross

Red Bull/KTM rider Ken Roczen, fresh off a Supercross Lites podium last weekend, is ready to go again – this time in the SX class at the sixth round of the series to be held at Reliant Stadium in Houston, TX. The German rider has ridden the 350 SX-F periodically when out practicing with teammates […]

How to inspect and replace your chain

The drive chain and sprockets on your motorcycle are the moving parts most prone to wear on your motorcycle. It is always advisable to regularly inspect, and replace your drive chain when determined necessary. The other components of your final drive, the countershaft sprocket and drive sprocket also wear quickly and should be inspected. A […]