Started new thread Freestone Cancelled 3/17/2020 10:16 AM

Have an industry buddy who is there and he informed me that it was cancelled about an hour or so ago. Three laps of practice, and it was shut down. now, everybody’s in a rush to get back home.

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Added reply in a thread What year KX80 is this? 12/2/2019 6:39 PM

It most likely started out as a 1984 KX80-E2. Macbeth is correct in all of his statements. The '84 was the first year for a front disc brake system, and the swingarm is the style that was used on the 1983 and 1984 KX80s. Starting in '85, the swingarm ... more »

Added reply in a thread Mini O's Thread 12/2/2019 6:17 PM

Carl came over in 1991 for the Mini-Os and his main competition was Kevin Windham. I worked for Kawasaki at the time, and we brought a 1991 KX80 for him to ride. Honestly, we didn't expect much out of him because so many foreign riders in previous years ... more »

Added reply in a thread Davey Yezek 11/20/2019 5:07 PM

Just read a post on Facebook from Mike Bias about it. No details. I hate to hear this. I've known Davey since he was a little kid on minibikes, and he's a good dude. His parents, Dave and Mary, were just the best folks. I'm so sorry for them.

Added reply in a thread Today is Mothers Day...... 5/12/2019 6:59 PM

Excellent! Moms are the unsung heroes in life.

Added reply in a thread Dylan’s comment about negative industry comments 5/6/2019 6:05 PM

Somebody doesn't like their buddies being called out.

Added a comment about feature First Look: What's New at Hoosier Racing Tire? 10/6/2018 5:15 AM
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Cool article. I’ve known Irish for a few decades, and you’ll never meet a guy more passionate about racing and tires than him. He’s in for the long haul regarding motorcycle off-road tires, so look for more development as time progresses.

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Added reply in a thread Good deal on Motorcycle Lift 7/17/2018 8:41 PM

Grab one of these to lift the bike once it's on the lift table. https://www.ebay.com/itm/Motorcycle-Scooter-Crank-Stand-1100-LB-Mini-Scissor-Lift-Jack-ATV-Red/113145775393?epid=6011125153&hash=item1a58038521%3Ag%3AH8UAAOSwgetbRu9o&_sacat=0&_nkw=motorcycle+lift&_from=R40&rt=nc&_trksid=p2380057.m570.l1313.TR12.TRC2.A0.H0.Xmotorcycle+lift.TRS0 ... more »

Added reply in a thread Loretta's cell phone service 2/24/2018 8:20 PM

Yep. See above.

Added reply in a thread Loretta's cell phone service 2/24/2018 8:19 PM

They did that a few years back, having Verizon place a mobile cell tower on the property. It was awesome, because yes, cell service is very limited on the property with very few areas allowing for strong signals. They may have done that for a couple ... more »

Added reply in a thread Fork preload washers 12/1/2017 10:04 PM

No, they typically go between the spring perches and the spring If they were at the bottom of the inner tube, in the lug, they would be hard to remove if they got stuck. As a result, they should be installed at the spring perch.

Added reply in a thread Stewart Family Compound | Snap-on Great Garages 7/20/2017 7:27 AM

MDM, this is probably the video you're remembering. And yes, they came from nothing. It was hard work and persistence, as it is with any of the guys that make it to the top. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VpAt4qMtLnE

Added reply in a thread Joey Savatgy Docked to Eighth, Jordon Smith Leads the Points 4/29/2017 7:34 PM

Yeah, me too. I forgot to move Smith up a couple of points. So it's Smith 160, Osborne 159, and Savatgy 158,....right?

Added reply in a thread Joey Savatgy Docked to Eighth, Jordon Smith Leads the Points 4/29/2017 7:28 PM

Savatgy just lost 8 points with this. Now the score's Savatgy 158 to Osborne's 159 going into Vegas. Not a good night for the Kawie guys......

Added reply in a thread Garage Setup - Finished 3/31/2017 5:32 AM

Congrats on your new place. Nothing like owning your own home! I have a motorcycle shop in my 20X20 attached garage that is completely full of tools and equipment. Hopefully, within the next year or so, the Queen and I will downsize our living space ... more »

Added reply in a thread ENGINE ICE 1/13/2017 1:50 PM

That's Mark Johnson in the middle. Team Green Motocross Coordinator at the time, now the GM at RCH. That was a fast group of guys in this photo. Probably 1984.

Added reply in a thread How many years have you been riding/going to races? 12/4/2016 7:18 PM

Started riding in 1968, went to my first motocross race in 1972, started racing in 1973, stopped racing in 1981, worked for an OEM from 1983 - 2009, running own shop 2009 - present. It's an addiction with no known cure....

Added reply in a thread I'd say its official now, KR to HRC 9/21/2016 7:14 AM

http://www.vitalmx.com/news/press-release/Official-Ken-Roczen-Joins-Honda-HRC-for-Three-Years,20117 And there's this for the non-believers. http://ama.hondaracingcorporation.com/report/american-honda-signs-ken-roczen-to-multi-year-contract/#.V-KTBU1QWzY.facebook ... more »

Added reply in a thread MX Tracks In Georgia 9/8/2016 9:58 AM

This weekend's Vurb Classic event is at Silver Dollar Raceway in Reynolds, Ga, only 1 1/2 hours from LaGrange. https://vurbmoto.com/vurbclassic/2016/silver-dollar/ https://www.google.com/maps/dir/LaGrange,+GA/Reynolds,+GA/@32.7857655,-85.1246519,9z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m14!4m13!1m5!1m1!1s0x888b569b5431221b:0xe0046782ffc03f1a!2m2!1d-85.0322444!2d33.0362218!1m5!1m1!1s0x88f3bd49e1241823:0x7090105fbb89000!2m2!1d-84.0963004!2d32.5598685!3e0 ... more »