WARNING: Much of the action depicted in this magazine is potentially dangerous. Virtually all of the riders seen in our photos are experienced experts or professionals. Do not attempt to duplicate any stunts that are beyond your own capabilities. Always wear the appropriate safety gear. Dirt Bike does all of its testing and photography legally on public land, or private land with permission from the owner(s), and we abide
by the local laws concerning vehicle registration and muffler/spark arrester requirements. We are not responsible for quality of aftermarket
accessories we use.
DIRT BIKE • JANUARY 2014 • VOLUME 44, NO. 1
102 LEATT 5. 5 HD CHEST PROTECTOR
103 LUBES: BEL-RAY, MATRIX, MAXIMA
104 WORKS CONNECTION AIR FORK VALVE
104 DR.D KX450F EXHAUST
26 RAW FILES
28 RIDERS WRITE
50 SUBSCRIPTION INFO
106 NEW PRODUCTS
108 MR. KNOW IT ALL
114 BACK IN THE DAY
ON THE COVER: Michael Leib does some early-morning two-stroke therapy. Photo: Ron Lawson.
ON THIS PAGE: The 2013 ISDE was a lesson in teamwork. Kailub Russell dances for Mark Kariya’s Nikon.