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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.

2012 Yamaha WR450F Shootout

Monday, May 7, 2012
See how the new Yamaha WR450F ranks against the other three Enduro bikes we tested in Arizona.

2012 KTM 450 XC-W Shootout

Monday, May 7, 2012
See how the KTM 450 XC-W did against the other three Enduro bikes we recently tested.

2012 Honda CRF450X Shootout

Monday, May 7, 2012
See how the Honda CRF450X did against the other three Enduro bikes we recently tested.

2012 Beta 450 RR Shootout

Monday, May 7, 2012
See how the Beta 450 RR stacks up with its unique design and beautiful build quality.

2012 450 Enduro Shootout

Monday, May 7, 2012
We've been waiting for some big news in the 450 Enduro class and 2012 brings major updates from European and Japanese brands. We put them together to see which reigns supreme.

James Stewart Yoshimura Suzuki Photos

Monday, May 7, 2012
Here are some photos of James Stewart's new factory Yoshimura Suzuki RM-Z450.

James Stewart and JGRMX Split

Sunday, May 6, 2012
James Stewart and the JGRMX Toyota Yamaha team have agreed to separate.

Las Vegas Supercross Results 2012

Saturday, May 5, 2012
Monster Energy AMA Supercross came to an exciting close in Las Vegas as the 450 class threw down one last time in 2012.

Las Vegas Supercross Lites Results 2012

Saturday, May 5, 2012
East and West collided in Las Vegas for the annual shootout where Geico Honda's dual champions faced off head-to-head.

2012 Yamaha WR250F Project Bike

Friday, May 4, 2012
Yamaha offers a solid enduro platform with the WR250F, but we installed a few common-sense components to upgrade our 2012 dirt bike.

What !s DVD Video Review

Thursday, May 3, 2012
We plopped down and took a ride though the latest feature film from Red Tide Pictures, an off-road epic called What !s.

James Stewart to Race Hangtown Motocross

Friday, April 27, 2012
James Stewart committed to the Hangtown Motocross race via a post on his Twitter account.

Ryan Villopoto Out for Knee Surgery

Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Ryan Villopoto will not defend his AMA Motocross title for Monster Energy Kawasaki. He will undergoe knee surgery this week to repair damage from the Seattle Supercross

2012 Kawasaki Teryx4 750 4x4 EPS LE Comparison

Thursday, April 19, 2012
Kawasaki enters the sport 4-seat UTV market with a new version of its Teryx side-by-side. The 2012 Teryx4 adds extra passenger capacity for Kawasaki fans.

2010 Polaris RZR 4 Comparison

Thursday, April 19, 2012
Our trusty Polaris RZR 4 set the stage for sport UTV vehicles. How does it compare to the new Kawasaki?

2012 4-Seat Sport UTV Comparison

Thursday, April 19, 2012
Polaris' established RZR 4 UTV takes on a new challenger in Kawasaki's Teryx4 750 4x4 EPS LE. Our testers drive these sport utility machines on the trails and dunes.

New Orleans Supercross Results 2012

Saturday, April 14, 2012
With the title already decided, the Supercross class saw a shakeup in the results with a fresh face on the podium in New Orleans.

New Orleans Supercross Lites Results 2012

Saturday, April 14, 2012
Monster Pro Circuit Kawasaki had its best result of the season with two riders on the podium at the Supercross Lites race in New Orleans.

Kawasaki Accessories Teryx Windshield Review

Wednesday, April 4, 2012
We install a full windshield on our Kawasaki Teryx 750 4x4 Sport from the Kawasaki Genuine Accessories catalog.

Red Bull City Scramble Results 2012

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Graham Jarvis tops a new endurocross race held in New Zealand. The Red Bull City Scramble 2012 featured top riders and a unique layout.