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Articles By Justin Dawes - Digital Media Producer

Justin Dawes
By Justin Dawes
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Raised on two wheels in the deserts of Nevada, the newest addition to the MotoUSA crew has been part of the industry for well over 15 years.Equal parts writer, photographer, and rider, "JDawg" is a jack of all trades and even a master of some.

2013 Honda CB500F First Look

Monday, November 12, 2012
Honda released the first details on its new mid-sized naked bike, the CB500F. Read on to get the down low on the 2013 Honda CB500F.

2013 Honda CBR500R First Look

Monday, November 12, 2012
Honda has a new CBR in the line up - the 2013 CBR500R. Read on to get the details on this mid-sized CBR.

2013 Honda Gold Wing F6B First Look

Monday, November 12, 2012
Honda has released several new models for 2013, and one of the most unexpected is the 2013 Gold Wing F6B. Check out the first details on this stripped down version of the iconic touring motorcycle.

2013 Kawasaki KX450F Comparison

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Last year the Kawasaki KX450F took the win in the MotoUSA 450 Motocross Shootout. Can the 2013 KX450F stay on top? Read on to find out.

2013 Honda CRF450R Comparison

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
The 2013 Honda CRF450FR has an all-new frame, bodywork and suspension. Will it take the win in our 2013 450 Motocross Shootout? Read on to find out.

2013 KTM 350 SX-F Comparison

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
With more power, the 2013 KTM 350 SX-F is a viable alternative to a 450cc motocrosser. We threw it into the mix in our 2013 450 Motocross Shootout.

2013 KTM 450 SX-F Comparison

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
KTM's 450 SX-F is all new for 2013. MotoUSA put it to the test against it's Japanese rivals to see which machine is the ultimate 450cc racer.

2013 Suzuki RM-Z450 Comparison

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Suzuki's 2013 RM-Z450 got a host of improvements in bid to rule the 450cc segment. We put it to the test against its rivals in our 2013 450 Motocross Shootout.

2013 450 Motocross Shootout

Wednesday, November 7, 2012
The top six Japanese and European 450cc motocross bikes go head to head in MotoUSA's 2013 450 Motocross Shootout.

2012 Yamaha Super Tenere Two-Up Review

Friday, October 12, 2012
MotoUSA put the 2012 Yamaha Super Tenere to the test as a two-up adventure touring mount in Southern Utah's Dixie National Forest.

Kawasaki Cuts Team Green Off-Road Racing

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Kawasaki has decided to end the Team Green Off-Road racing program due to budgetary cuts.

Honda CRF450 Rally Unveiled

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Honda unveiled its plans to race the Dakar Rally in 2013, marking a return after a 24-year hiatus. The CRF450 Rally is based on the production CRF450X.

2013 Kawasaki Z800 First Look

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Kawasaki pulled the cover off of a new middleweight standard, the 2013 Kawasaki Z800. Read on for the details on the Z750 replacement.

2013 Ducati Multistrada 1200 S First Ride

Monday, October 1, 2012
For 2013 Ducati has revised the Multistrada's engine and suspension. MotoUSA traveled to Bilbao, Spain to test the Multistrada 1200 S Touring in Basque Country.

2012 Yamaha WR450F Project Bike - Part 1

Friday, September 21, 2012
MotoUSA preps a 2012 Yamaha WR450F to go desert racing in the dark. Check out all the details in Part 1 of our long-term testing of this off-road machine.

2013 Ducati Multistrada Models First Look

Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Ducati has released the the first details of the 2013 Multistrada range. Read on to get the latest info on the four-bike line-up.

Semper Ride Marine Corps Motorcycle Training

Friday, September 14, 2012
The Semper Ride program works with the United Sates Marine Corps to reduce motorcycle fatalities through education and rider training courses. MotoUSA recently attended a training course taught by American Supercamp.

Harley-Davidson Sons of Anarchy Premiere

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Harley-Davidson was present during the red carpet premiere of Sons of Anarchy Season 5 to promote a contest for SOA fans and its new custom paint option.

2013 Honda CRF250L First Ride

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Honda’s latest dual-sport, the 2013 CRF250L is a smaller machine capable of handling just about anything on the street and dirt. We put it to the test in this first ride review.

2012 Honda NC700X First Ride

Wednesday, August 22, 2012
MotoUSA goes for a ride on the all-new 2012 Honda NC700X. Pitched by Honda as an affordable do-it-all, does it live up to its user-friendly claims?