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Articles By Justin Dawes - Digital Media Producer

Justin Dawes
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.

Continental Tire ContiSportAttack 2 Tire Review

Friday, June 22, 2012
MotoUSA tests the latest offering from Continental Tire, the ContiSportAttack 2. Read on to find out what we thought of these high performance sportbike tires.

2012 BMW S1000RR Street Comparison

Monday, June 11, 2012
The BMW S1000RR has taken top honors in the Superbike Smackdown Street test for the past two years. Can the Beemer make it a three-peat? Read on to find out.

2012 Ducati 1199 Panigale S Street Comparison

Monday, June 11, 2012
MotoUSA puts the all new Ducati 1199 Panigale to the test in the Superbike Smackdown IX Street. Read on to see if this new model is the real deal.

2012 Suzuki GSX-R1000 Street Comparison

Monday, June 11, 2012
For 2012 the Suzuki GSX-R1000 got several updates to the engine, exhaust and chassis. How will it finish in the 2012 Superbike Smackdown IX Street? Read on to find out.

2012 Kawasaki ZX-10R Street Comparison

Monday, June 11, 2012
Kawasaki's ZX-10R is the only bike in this year's Superbike Smackdown Street that hasn't recieved any updates for 2012. Can it hang on to a position at the top of the scoresheet?

2012 Honda CBR1000RR Street Comparison

Monday, June 11, 2012
For 2012 the Honda CBR1000RR gets new bodywork and suspension. Is it enough to take the top honors in our Superbike Smackdown IX Street?

2012 Aprilia RSV4 APRC Factory Street Comparison

Monday, June 11, 2012
The 2012 Aprilia RSV4 Factory APRC is back in the Superbike Smackdown to do battle. Read on to find out how it fared agaist the competition.

2012 KTM RC8R Street Comparison

Monday, June 11, 2012
The 2012 KTM RC8R is mildly updated to be more competitive on the street and track. how does it compare to the other superbike offerings? Read on to find out.

2012 Yamaha YZF-R1 Street Comparison

Monday, June 11, 2012
For 2012 the Yamaha YZF-R1 gets tractions control. Will it be enough to push it up in the rankings in the MotoUSA Superbike Smackdown IX Street?

2012 Superbike Smackdown IX Street

Monday, June 11, 2012
Motorcycle USA gathered up eight liter-bikes and put them to the test in 2012 Superbike Smackdown IX Street. Find out which superbike is the champ this year.

MotoGP Estoril Results 2012

Sunday, May 6, 2012
Casy Stoner took his second win of the 2012 MotoGP season with a dominating peformance in Estoril.

MotoGP Estoril Qualifying 2012

Saturday, May 5, 2012
Casey Stoner takes his first pole position of the year at the Saturday's MotoGP Qualifier in Estoril Portugal.

MotoGP Estoril Preview 2012

Thursday, May 3, 2012
Jorge Lorenzo holds a slight lead over the Repsol Honda as MotoGP moves to Estoril, Portugal. Who are the ones to watch as Round 3 kicks of this Sunday?

Flow Wall System Garage Review

Thursday, April 19, 2012
The MotoUSA garage gets organized! Check out how a Flow Wall System cleaned up our act.

2011 Kawasaki Z1000 Project Bike Part 3

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
In the final installment of our 2011 Kawasaki Z1000 Project Bike, we spoon on a set of Pirelli Diablo Supercorsa SP tires and then have Catalyst Reaction tune the suspension.

2013 Honda PCX150 and Metropolitan First Look

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Honda has released details of two new scootermodels for 2013. Read on to find out more about the 2013 Honda PCX150 and Honda Metropolitan.

Alpinestars XL Transition Gear Bag Review

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Looking for a bag to hold all your gear with room to spare? If so,you should check out our review of the Alpinestars XL Transition Gear Bag.

2012 Yamaha WR450F First Ride

Monday, April 2, 2012
Yamaha totally reworked the WR450F for 2012 with a new frame and fuel injection. We put the WR to the test at the first round of the 2012 GNCC series.

2011 Kawasaki Z1000 Project Bike Part 2

Friday, March 9, 2012
MotoUSA continued to slash 11 more pounds from its Kawasaki Z1000 Project Bike with upgraded levers, sprockets and handlebars. Read on to see how the new additions performed at the track.

2012 KTM 450 SX-F Factory Edition First Ride

Wednesday, February 29, 2012
MotoUSA got a single day to evaluate the 2012 KTM 450 SX-F Factory Edition. We were super pumped to see if it is an improvement from the standard 450 SX-F.