1995 Honda CR80R, CR125R, CR250R and CR500R Brochures

Here are a couple more from my classic motocross brochure collection. These are are both from 1995 and cover the 1995 Honda CRs. One is from here in the US and the other is from our friends down under in Australia. At the time, I hated these purple CRs, but they have really grown on…

1995 Yamaha YZ Promotional Video

Here is another classic from my personal video collection. This one is a really cool VHS promo tape that Yamaha used to send out in the mail in the days before internet video was common. This one is for the 1995 Yamaha YZ lineup and features Factory riders Jeff Emig and Mike Craig, as well as…

Kawasaki KX80, KX85, ​and KX100 mini-class history 1979-2017

Here is another in my series on motocross bike history. This installment covers Kawasaki’s mini class racers from the first KX80 in 1979 through the current KX85 and KX100 models. While slightly late to the mini party, Kawasaki quickly asserted itself as a mini-class power in the early 1980s. Their KX80 and KX60 mini racers…

Suzuki RM80 and RM85 history 1977-2019

Over the last few years I have been working on accumulating nice clean photos of all the manufacture’s motocross models going back to their inception. As it turns out, that actually A LOT harder than it sounds because I was not looking for Googled photos of some guy’s Craig’s List ad, but the actual studio…