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Articles By Justin Dawes - Off-Road Editor

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By Justin Dawes
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Raised on two wheels in the deserts of Nevada, "JDawg" has been part of the industry for well over two decades. Equal parts writer, photographer, and rider, he is a jack of all trades and even a master of some.

2011 AMA Supercross Toronto Preview

Thursday, March 24, 2011
Monster Energy AMA Supercross heads to Toronto, Canada where Ryan Villopoto and Jamers Stewart are looking to bounce back from a race they would rather forget.

Scott 2011 Apparel Collection First Look

Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Scott Motorsports is out to prove they are much more than just goggles. At an ultra-cool airplane hanger, Scott introduced its 2011 line of gear, boots and helmets to the moto-press.

Dainese 2011 Street Collection First Look

Monday, March 21, 2011
Dainese hosted an event at its Orange County D-Store to showcase the 2011 Street Collection. Motorcycle USA was on the scene to get the scoop on all the new gear.

Mars on Earth: Kawasaki Space Program

Wednesday, October 27, 2010
After receiving a special invitation to a NASA research project, MotoUSA takes ATV testing to new extremes by riding a Kawasaki Bayou at the Artic Circle.

2010 Red Bull Rampage

Monday, October 11, 2010
This past weekend the best downhill and freeride mountain bikers jumped huge gaps at the Red Bull Rampage. MotoUSA was on hand to watch the carnage and learn about role of dirt bikes in the mountain bike world.

2010 Motocross des Nations Insider

Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Once again Team USA takes home the Chamberlain Trophy, but it wasn't easy. The boys from the USA dug deep, and overcame some serious setbacks to win their 21st overall victory at the 2010 MXdN.

2010 Motocross des Nations Preview

Friday, September 24, 2010
This weekend the Motocross des Nations returns to the United States. Will the Chamberlain Trophy stay in the States, or will a foreign team steal it from our home turf?

2010 AMA Motocross Pala Insider

Monday, September 13, 2010
Threre were tears of joy and sorrow as the 450 and 250 National Championships came to a close over the weekend. Read on for a closer look at what went down in the final round of motocross at Pala Raceway.

2010 Pala AMA Motocross Preview

Friday, September 10, 2010
The end is near for the 2010 AMA Motocross Nationals as the series heads to Pala for the first time. Who will come out on top at the newest National track?

2010 Steel City AMA Motocross Insider

Monday, September 6, 2010
The penultimate round of the 2010 season saw some epic battles and a win by the oldest rider in the field. MotoUSA takes a closer look at some of the highlights from the Steel City National Motocross.

2010 Steel City AMA Motocross Preview

Friday, September 3, 2010
The points continue to tighten for the 250 Motocross title as the series moves to Steel City. Who will come out on top with just four motos remaining?

2010 AMA Motocross Southwick Insider

Monday, August 30, 2010
Ryan Dungey's Championship wasn't the only action this weekend at Southwick. Read on to get the scoop on all the drama from America's fastest sandbox.

2010 Southwick AMA Motocross Preview

Friday, August 27, 2010
It's time for the only sand race on the AMA Motocross Series. Who is going to prevail in the soft stuff this weekend?

2010 Unadilla AMA Motocross Insider

Monday, August 16, 2010
Unadilla has always been known for a great track and even better racing, and this year it didn't disappoint. Read on for all the insider action from Round 9 of the AMA Motocross Series.

2010 AMA Motocross Unadilla Preview

Friday, August 13, 2010
Summer vaction is over for the racers of the Lucas Oil Pro AMA Motocross Championship as the series moves to New Berlin, NY this weekend. Read on for the Friday preview of "The 'Dilla."

Scoot to TX: 1500 Miles to Amerivespa 2010

Friday, July 30, 2010
Motorcycle USA embarks on a journey from South Carolina to Texas onboard a Kymco scooter and arrives in San Antonio just in time to take part in the 2010 Amerivespa Rally.

2010 Washougal AMA Pro Motocross Insider

Monday, July 26, 2010
Soem great racing went down at the Washougal Motocross Retro National. Read on to get the behind-the-scene dirt at Round 8 of the Lucas Oil Pro AMA Motocross Championship.

2010 AMA Motocross Washougal Preview

Friday, July 23, 2010
Round 8 of the AMA Pro Motocross moves to the Northwest track of Washougal. Who will be on top this weekend? Read on to see who we are watching to make moves.

Eli Tomac AMA Motocross Interview

Wednesday, July 7, 2010
GEICO Powersport Honda's rookie team member Eli Tomac began the season on a high note with an overall win at Hangtown. MotoUSA talks with Eli about his season and his thoughts about racing professionally.

2010 AMA Motocross Red Bud Insider

Monday, July 5, 2010
This weekend's racing at Red Bud was some of the best we've seene so far this season. Read on to get the inside scoop on all the action from Round 6 of the Lucas oil Pro AMA Motocross Championship.