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The worst motorcycle movie ever

July 2nd, 2008 · Comments Off on The worst motorcycle movie ever · Uncategorized

You’re probably thinking “Sidewinder“, the really bad ’70s motocross flick with Marjoe Gortner. Gack! That was awful. But you’d be wrong. Yes, the worst motorcycle movie ever has to be “Torque“, which I just suffered through on FX. It’s horrendous. Abysmal. So bad that it would have to get better just to suck. And not […]

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Cool old school motocross art

July 2nd, 2008 · Comments Off on Cool old school motocross art · Reviews, Vintage

CZ aficionado and webmaster over at CZechPoint, Reese Dengler, posted this reminder on the Cousin Weedy Yahoo list: http://www.petr-trojan.ic.cz/ Check out Petr Trojan’s moto-cross art at the web page above. He’s added some new prints of some old Czech moto-heros. Petr has very nice art of motocross, speedway, and rally car racing, including some charcoal […]

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1980s Hometown MX book- Holeshot: How to go fast and win from start to finish

June 6th, 2008 · 17 Comments · Vintage

I was reorganizing all my old motorcycle books and magazines today and came across this old book from one of my hometown racers – Kyle Kilgore. Kyle was a couple of years older than me but his brother Kevin and I were in the same HS class. Other than Gary Bailey and Carl Shipman’s 1974 […]

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Sarah Whitmore on the racier side of Supercross

February 2nd, 2008 · Comments Off on Sarah Whitmore on the racier side of Supercross · Industry

Progress requires compromise. Advancement requires sacrifice. These time-honored platitudes are ingrained in most of us from childhood. To reach any worthwhile goal you often have to give up things you hold dear. Achieving mainstream acceptance is a goal for the motocross community, and the pursuit of that goal has caused us to gradually give up […]

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