This is a look back at Kawasaki’s all-new Motocross lineup for 1988. The KX80, KX125, KX250, and KX500 were totally redesigned this year and much improved.
Here is another classic motocross shootout from my personal magazine collection. This one is from Dirt Bike and covers the Open class of 1998. In it, the revolutionary new Yamaha YZ400F four-stroke takes on the KTM 380SX, Kawasaki KX500 and Honda CR500R two-strokes for ultimate 500-class dominance. 1998 Dirt Bike Open Class Motocross Shootout
Here are Kawasaki’s Open Class motocross racers from its introduction in 1980 through its retirement in 2004. Kawasaki’s KX420/KX500 Motocross Machines 1980-2004
Time for another couple of classic bike tests from my collection of motocross mags. These two cover the 500 class of 1989. One shootout is from the dearly departed Super Motocross magazine and the other is from the grand-daddy of off-road mags, Dirt Bike. 1989 Dirt Bike 500cc Motocross Shootout 1989 Super Motocross 500cc…
Here is another jewel from my personal treasure trove of classic Motocross brochures. This one is from 1985 and it covers the new KIPS-equipped Kawasaki KXs for 1985. 1985 Kawasaki KX125, KX250 and KX500 Brochure Complete PDF