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Reply to Leatt gear 7/1/2020 12:25 PM

I have their dual axis knee/shin guards. Well built, and survived several flat track crashes. One of them keeps sliding down during rides, but I had the same issue with a Thor force. Either I have one weird leg or I need to adjust the straps.

Reply to Block Passes and Take out's that no one cried about. 1/21/2020 8:38 PM

Let's not forget Villopoto "Love Tap" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKxpo6odCCs

Reply to Tixier MEC crash (update with Video) 10/19/2019 3:43 PM

Concussion. Nothing broken. Not cleared to race by the docs. (leBigUSA.com on facebook)

Reply to Anyone here ride a dual sport to work? 12/18/2018 3:48 PM

Reply to What did you do to your bike today? 11/2/2018 10:40 AM

Doing a top end (and crank seals) on my KTM 300. Not sure I got the right piston as the cut off (not sure what you call these) on the stock and new ones are totally different. I assume they are useful for the the power valve operation as the (not through)

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Reply to My weekend involving McGregor and the MXoN 10/11/2018 3:54 PM

Hard core!

New thread Cool story about Tixier's bike 10/8/2018 3:35 PM

Tixier got called 2 weeks before the race, so team VHR didn't have time to prepare a new bike or second motor. So he came to the US with a prepared engine and suspension and bolted all of that on a rented bike. We all know his engine died in the first ... more »

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Reply to KX 450 Grenade 10/8/2018 1:53 PM

Ferrandis mentioned that in his second race he had to babysit his bike because the radiators got stuffed with sand/dirt and it started smoking. Maybe the Kawi riders who had issues didn't heed the warning signs and gave it all.

Reply to What stood out to you? 10/8/2018 9:18 AM

How some riders just rise to the occasion. For example, Coldenhoff, Paulin... Did Coldenhoff even podium this season? I think his best results was 4th, but I didn't follow all the races. How lucky France has been lately. They didn't dominate but they ... more »

New thread RV2 in for RedBud! 10/1/2018 8:36 PM

Thor pitbike of nations to be held at RedBud on 10/6 https://racerxonline.com/2018/09/28/first-thor-pitbike-of-nations-to-be-held-october-6

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Reply to Bolle and the French Federation are idiots. I hope France loses this MXON. 9/22/2018 8:37 AM

What did they do in '89, leave JMB out?

Reply to Bolle and the French Federation are idiots. I hope France loses this MXON. 9/21/2018 9:44 PM

Wouldn't be the first time... https://www.dirtaction.com.au/news/france-to-boycott-2016-isde/8132.htm They boycotted, nobody cared so they came back the following year :-)

Reply to Febvre out for the rest of the season, including MXdN 9/21/2018 9:51 AM

So now, if the US win, do we put a * next to the title?

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Reply to Febvre out for the rest of the season, including MXdN 9/21/2018 7:30 AM

From RacerX We have heard the French team did reach out to Marvin Musquin, but Marvin, who didn't expect to compete in the event after he was not originally selected to the team, has been on vacation and declined. The MXoN competes six weeks after the ... more »

New thread Musquin in for the MxdN 9/11/2018 9:07 AM

Mathilde, not Marvin. This came up on the motoverte facebook page. Apparently this is the pic Red Bud is using for promoting the race :-)

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Reply to Harley allegedly pulling out of Alta..? 8/30/2018 12:47 PM

a few hours on a charge isn't good enough for most HD owners who want a bike that they can take for medium to long road trips. Their just isn't enough battery capacity yet and I think HD saw that quickly. There is more than enough capacity for the folks ... more »

Reply to Ryan Sipes just won the Buffalo Chip TT single 8/9/2018 10:54 AM

Jacob was riding real good! These 2 were the class of the field.

Reply to NO MUSQUIN AT MXDN 8/8/2018 12:24 PM

Marv posted a video (in French) saying that he was motivated, at the top of his game, and the entire team including Aldon, were lined up. You can clearly see he is bummed. So this is strictly a French Federation decision. They knew they were going to ... more »

Reply to NO MUSQUIN AT MXDN 8/8/2018 11:55 AM

Not any chicken: It is a Gallic Rooster: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gallic_rooster And as the late comic Coluche once said: “it’s the only bird that manages to sing with its feet deep in shit!”

Reply to Ryan Sipes just won the Buffalo Chip TT single 8/6/2018 11:01 AM

Yes, they stream all the races live for free. Next race is today 5pm eastern, it is a traditional 1/2 mile oval. I'm not sure if Ryan is racing it. https://www.fanschoice.tv/schedule