AXO Sport America history

This is my look back at Jim Hale’s AXO Sports America. AXO was one of the most influential gear companies of the late eighties and early nineties. From the time of their inception in 1984 through their sale in 1998 they were one of the most high-profile brands in the industry. This is a look back at the brand through its amazing products in this … Continue reading AXO Sport America history

Yamaha’s Motocross Ads Of The 1990s

Here is the third installment in my Yamaha Motocross ad history series. This one covers Yamaha’s ads in my favorite era of moto, the 1990s. They had some really great ads in this era and I really enjoyed going back and looking at them. If you like this, make sure you check out part one and part two where I covered the 1970s and 1980s … Continue reading Yamaha’s Motocross Ads Of The 1990s

Classic Bike Review: 1981 Suzuki RM125-X

This is a look back at Suzuki’s groundbreaking 1981 RM125X. This was the first RM 125 to feature a monoshock and the first one to employ liquid cooling. One of the most significant machines of the eighties, the ’81 RM125 set the standard for 125 performance at the time and stands even today as one of Suzuki’s most successful revered motocross machines. Classic Steel #136: 1981 … Continue reading Classic Bike Review: 1981 Suzuki RM125-X