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Articles By JC Hilderbrand - Off-Road Editor

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.

Kevin Windham Out with Dislocated Shoulder

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Kevin Windham will miss the remainder of 2012 Monster Energy AMA Supercross with a dislocated shoulder suffered at Houston.

Houston Supercross Results 2012

Saturday, March 31, 2012
Ryan Villopoto claimed the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship in Houston with another victory. Villopoto secures the title with four rounds to go, earlier than any other rider in history.

Houston Supercross Lites Results 2012

Saturday, March 31, 2012
Ken Roczen picked up his second victory of the year in Houston with a close race against Justin Barcia that came down to the checkered flag.

2012 Honda CRF250X Project Bike Part 1

Friday, March 23, 2012
Our 2012 Honda CRF250X gets smothered with the MSR Hard Parts catalog to help transform it into a better trail bike and EnduroCross weapon.

Sedona Buzz Saw Tires Spyder Wheel Review

Wednesday, March 21, 2012
MotoUSA's RZR XP 900 UTV gets some aftermarket love, as we test the Sedona Buzz Saw tires and Spyder wheels on the dunes and trails.

2012 KTM 350 XCF-W Comparison

Monday, March 19, 2012
KTM makes a bid for the ultimate enduro trail bike with the 2012 KTM 350 XCF-W. We compare it against the contender from Beta to see which is best.

2012 Beta 350 RR Comparison

Monday, March 19, 2012
We put the new 2012 Beta 350 RR up against the competition from KTM to see how the Italian dirt bike stacks up in the middleweight enduro market.

2012 350 Enduro Comparison

Monday, March 19, 2012
Beta enters the 350 market with its 2012 350 RR and takes on the brand new KTM 350 XCF-W in a battle of middleweight enduro motorcycles.

Indianapolis Supercross Results 2012

Saturday, March 17, 2012
Ryan Villopoto got back to his winning ways in Indianapolis as many of his top competitors struggled to make the main event.

Indianapolis Supercross Lites Results 2012

Saturday, March 17, 2012
The Eastern Supercross Lites race at Indianapolis featured the first-ever staggered restart following a red flag, and Justin Barcia's win streak was put to an end.

DRD Exhaust Crash Damage Repair Program

Thursday, March 15, 2012
We bought a used bike with a sweet Dubach Racing Development exhaust pipe. Then we crashed the beans out of it and had to take advantage of the DRD Exhaust Crash Damage Program.

2012 Yamaha Sport ATV Glamis Ride

Wednesday, March 7, 2012
We explore the Glamis sand dunes from the seats of Yamaha's most popular full-size sport ATVs, the 2012 YFZ450R and 700R Special Edition models.

2012 Triumph Tiger Explorer First Ride

Monday, February 27, 2012
We get our first taste of the hot 2012 Triumph Tiger Explorer adventure touring motorcycle during a first ride in Southern Spain. Does it live up to the hype?

2012 KTM 350 XCF-W First Ride

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
KTM has adapted its 350cc 4-stroke to multiple off-road disciplines. The 2012 KTM 350 XCF-W is the Austrian trail machine that blends the best of 250F and 450 machines.

2012 Honda ATV Adventure Ride

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
We ride four different Honda utility ATVs in order to explore California's rocky and scenic Lake Arrowhead OHV trails.

2012 King of the Motos Results

Monday, February 13, 2012
Only six of the top extreme enduro riders managed to finish the inaugural 2012 King of the Motos event held in Lucerne Valley, California.

X-Treme Indoor Enduro Posts $5000 Purse

Friday, February 10, 2012
EnduroCross racing comes to Southern Oregon with the X-Treme Indoor Enduro on March 10 featuring a $5000 pro purse.

2011 OSSA TR280i First Ride

Tuesday, February 7, 2012
OSSA is back in the motorcycle game with its new TR280i trials bike. We spend a day with the fuel-injected two-stroke and get reacquainted with the brand.

2011 Kawasaki Versys Project Part 3

Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Motorcycle USA puts the final protective touches on our long-term Kawasaki Versys Project Bike and bash around our Southern Oregon logging roads.

2012 Yamaha WR250F Comparison

Monday, January 23, 2012
We ride Yamaha's trusty 250F enduro machine in three different states to get reacquainted with the blue thumper.