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JC Hilderbrand
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Hilde is holding down the fort at MotoUSA’s Southern Oregon HQ. With world-class dirt bike and ATV trails just minutes away, the hardest part is getting him to focus on the keyboard. Two wheels or four, it doesn’t matter to our Off-Road Editor so long as it goes like hell in the dirt.

Klim Adventure Rally Suit Review

Tuesday, July 20, 2010
Klim introduced an Adventure Rally jacket and pant that offers the most advanced materials and design. But how does it perform? You'd be surprised.

2010 AMA Motocross Millville Preview

Friday, July 16, 2010
AMA Pro Motocross heads to Minnesota for the Spring Creek National in Millville. Be sure to watch as the 450 and 250 classes trie to dethrone Ryan Dungey and Christophe Pourcel.

2010 Polaris RZR 4 First Ride

Tuesday, July 13, 2010
Polaris introduced the first factory four-passenger sport side-by-side with the 2010 Polaris RZR 4. We took it for a First Ride on the Oregon Dunes.

2011 Husaberg TE250-TE300 2-Stroke First Look

Friday, July 9, 2010
Husaberg changes up its business plan for 2011 by introducing the company's first 2-stroke models, the 2011 Husaberg TE250 and 2011 Husaberg TE300.

Fluidyne Powersports Radiator Review

Thursday, July 8, 2010
Don't let the heat of summer sap your bike's energy. Fluidyne radiators offer more capacity and better cooling efficiency. Read the review to see how.

2010 DTR Racing Yamaha Raptor 700R SE

Wednesday, July 7, 2010
We left our 2010 Yamaha Raptor 700R SE sport quad in the capable hands of DTR Racing to see what they could do with a Stage 3 project build.

Kevin Windham Replaces Davi Millsaps at Honda

Friday, July 2, 2010
Kevin Windham will ride for Red Bull Honda until Davi Millsaps recovers from his injury.

2011 Kawasaki KX250F First Ride

Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Kawasaki turned us loose at Budds Creek Motocross Park to sample the new 2011 Kawasaki KX250F. This motocross bike has new fuel injection and completely redesigned suspension.

2010 Fantasy Motocross Budds Creek Hot Picks

Friday, June 18, 2010
AMA Pro Motocross is a topsy-turvy world so picking wisely is difficult, and all the more crucial to Fantasy Motocross success.

2010 Yamaha YZ284F Project Bike

Monday, June 7, 2010
Our friends at Jay Clark Enterprises took liberty with a 2010 Yamaha YZ250F and breathed some fire into the motor with a big-bore kit. Then they dolled up the rest of the bike to make it look just as good.

2010 AMA Pro Motocross Freestone Results

Saturday, June 5, 2010
AMA Pro Motocross riders suffered through the misery of stifling Texas heat for Round 2 at Freestone County Raceway.

Mine-Made Paradise Adventure Park ATV Ride

Friday, June 4, 2010
Kawasaki invited us to check out the new Mine-Made Paradise Adventure Park in Knott County, Kentucky. This riding area offers miles of trails and a training facility.

Fantasy Motocross Freestone Hot Picks

Thursday, June 3, 2010
Now that the AMA Pro Motocross series has the opening round jitters worked out, who's on the fast line at the Texas National at Freestone?

Leo Vince X3 Full System Exhaust Review

Sunday, May 30, 2010
The Leo Vince exhaust changes our Honda CRF450R's power curve and sound levels to suit our tester, but is it worth the money?

2010 FIM Motocross USGP MX2 Results

Sunday, May 30, 2010
Marvin Musquin was unstoppable at Glen Helen, but the MX2 riders behind him made the most of a shortened program to collect championship points.

2010 FIM Motocross USGP MX1 Results

Sunday, May 30, 2010
The FIM World Motocross USGP at Glen Helen saw spectacular racing between top European and American riders, with the overall coming down to the final lap.

2010 FIM Motocross USGP VMX Results

Sunday, May 30, 2010
The Veterans' Cup got a shot in the arm with an influx of new riders at Glen Helen. Americans flooded the start gate to shake things up with the FIM regulars.

2010 Scott A-Series Gear Review

Sunday, May 30, 2010
Scott joined the motocross apparel wars for 2010 and the A-series line is proving to be one of our favorites.

2010 USGP FIM Motocross Preview

Friday, May 28, 2010
The FIM World Motocross Championship is coming to America after a long absence. Check out where these European riders are coming from as the series heads to Glen Helen for Round 6.

Proposed Rule for CPSIA Testing Procedures

Thursday, May 27, 2010
The CPSC offers a proposed rule for the implementation of testing procedures for the CPSIA lead ban.