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,FEATURES ,CAR FEATURES ,Powersports ,BIKE FEATURES ,Build Features

Beauty to Beast: Transforming a Barbie Jeep into a 450cc Powered Off-Road Monster

What does it take to build a 50-horsepower Barbie Jeep capable of conquering any off-road terrain? A lot of dreaming, designing, building, and a 450cc dirt bike engine, of course. Check out this in-depth look at Grind Hard Plumbing Company's..

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,NEW PRODUCTS ,Powersports ,Tech

Thermal Protection Solutions: Advantages of CV4 Products

Heat is the enemy of dirt bike and ATV performance, but simple steps can be taken with CV4 thermal protection products to avoid running into bigger problems. We go through the technical details on how using the right design and materials in..

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,ENGINE BUILDS ,Powersports ,ENGINE TECH ,BIKE FEATURES

Factory Fire1 Racing's Mechanically Fuel-Injected YZ250 Two-Stroke

Meet two-stroke horsepower guru Nick Rhine and his mechanically fuel-injected YZ250 2-stroke engine powered by a custom Wiseco piston.

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,PISTONS 101 ,Powersports ,Tech

Locating Pin: Defense Against Two-Stroke Piston Ring Destruction

2-stroke pistons have a very small feature that is unique to 2-strokes only: the locating pin. Here, Wiseco takes an in-depth look at what a locating pin is, what its function is, and why 4-strokes don't need it.

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,FEATURES ,Powersports

Krash Industries Lineup of Purpose-Built Watercraft are not Your Average Jet Skis

Sports are not exempt from the ever-changing tide in popularity. Downhill skiing used to be the de facto number one outdoor winter sport, while snowboarding was considered taboo. These days, snowboarding has taken over slopes around the world. As..

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,Powersports ,ENGINE TECH ,Tech

Top 3 Signs Your Dirt Bike or ATV Needs a New Clutch

The clutch system is the most important connection between your hand and the rear wheel, as far as controlling the machine. When working properly, most riders don’t give their clutch a second thought. However, the importance of the clutch quickly..

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,Powersports ,BIKE FEATURES ,Racer Interviews

Behind Waters Autobody Racing and their KTM 450 SX-F Flat Trackers

Waters Autobody Racing is a flat track team that has been driven by passion for the sport since day one. Wiseco got the inside scoop on their Racer Elite powered KTM 450s and their race program history.

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,FEATURES ,ENGINE BUILDS ,CAR FEATURES ,Powersports ,BIKE FEATURES

The 100-Horsepower Honda CR500 Powered Outlaw Kart

A 100HP 500cc two-stroke engine? Yes please. Fitted inside a dirt track kart for all-out racing? Even more yes. We got the scoop on Jojo Owen's Wiseco-equipped CR500 outlaw kart.

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,INTERVIEWS ,Powersports ,Racer Interviews

Jared Mees: Leading the Way in American Flat Track

Wiseco racer Jared Mees is actively writing his legendary American Flat Track story aboard his Indian Scout FTR750. We caught up with Mees to get his outlook on his flat track journey thus far.

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,FEATURES ,Powersports ,BIKE FEATURES

Sierra Shaver: Off-Road Champion, Bike Builder, and Racing Influencer

Wiseco rider Sierra Shaver works on her own machines, wins off-road championships, builds project bikes, and was featured in Makeup2Mud. See how she does it all, and check out her CR125 build here.

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