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102 TWO-STROKE BUYER’S GUIDE
Once upon a time two-strokes were
called dinosaurs and relics of the past.
Now, they comprise the fastest-growing
segment of off-road motorcycling. Here
are the offerings of 2018.
116 BAJA BEACH BASH
Off-road riders occasionally have to
purge, and Baja is as good a place as
any to do it. Just don’t expect to lose
Off-road-racing has a counterpart to
Supercross, and it’s still growing and
finding its way. As of now, there’s a two-man race to be EnduroCross king.
30 RIDERS WRITE
124 GEIGERRIG RIG 700 HYDRATION
126 NEW PRODUCTS
128 MR. KNOW-IT-ALL
130 SUBSCRIPTION INFO/GIFT CARD
136 BACK IN THE DAY
ON THE COVER: Mark Tilley has a big grin that might
just crack his helmet open. If you were riding the 2018
Husqvarna FX350, you would too.
Photo: Ron Lawson.
ON THIS PAGE: Cody Webb leads Graham Jarvis en
route to his fifth straight TKO win.
Photo: Darrin Chapman