The History of Honda’s XR500R and XR600R from 1979-2000

=This is my look back at the history of Honda’s iconic four-stroke racers the XR500, XR500R, and XR600R. From its introduction in 1979 through its retirement in 2000, the big-bore XR remained one of the most potent four-stroke racers available. Over its twenty-year run, the XR500R and XR600R captured wins in the desert out west…

KTM’s 1984 Motocross and Off-Road lineup

Here is a look back at KTM’s motocross and off-road models for 1984. This is the first year for the inverted forks on the 495MX and a good year for KTM overall.   1984 KTM Brochure

KTM’s 1981 Motocross and Off-Road Lineup

This is a brochure covering KTM’s new water-cooled 125LC, 250MX, and 495MX. It also covers the 125WR, 250WR, and 390WR off-road models.   1981 KTM Motocross and Off-Road Brochure