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Product Test | We Ride the All-New 2019 KX450F

Product Test | We Ride the All-New 2019 KX450F By Jeff McConkey and Billy Rainford For 2019, the Kawasaki KX450F is all-new. This isn’t a ‘bold new graphics’ treatment. Hardly. This is a complete reworking of the big 450 motocrosser from the green brand. Jeff McConkey and I were invited to take the bike to Motopark and put it through the wringer and give them our thoughts. Thank you to

2019 Yamaha YZ250F Test Ride

2019 Yamaha YZ250F Test Ride – Jeff rides Yamaha’s all-new MX2 entry at Motopark and gives us his thoughts – Thanks to our great friends at Yamaha Motor Canada, we were invited out to Motopark to ride the all-new 2019 Yamaha YZ250F. Like always, the morning starts off with everyone catching up and some quick bench racing. Once all of the hello’s were done, we headed in for a quick

2018 New Era Vet National – Saturday September 29

2018 New Era Vet National – Saturday September 29 This is Motopark’s 47th Anniversary and our last race weekend of 2018. It’s a double header race weekend. The Vet National on Saturday September 29 and AMO racing on Sunday September 30. Motopark and a number of our members are putting on a Pot-Luck Dinner. The pot-luck takes place in the front paddock Saturday after the races. For more info on

2019 Yamaha Media Ride Day at Motopark

2019 Yamaha Media Ride Day at Motopark By Billy Rainford Each year at this time, we get the invite from Yamaha Motor Canada to head over to Motopark in Chatsworth, Ontario, to ride the next year’s motocross line-up, and each year I tell myself I really should have ridden more leading up. My days of chasing lap times are long gone, but I’m still able to get the sense of

Yamaha Rider Appreciation Day at Motopark | Need To Know

Yamaha Rider Appreciation Day SCHEDULE September 7 – Track Closed – Press Day September 8 – Yamaha Rider Appreciation Day (other bike brands welcome) September 9 – AMO Racing – Track close for Practice September 27 – Fall Vet Camp September 29 – New Era Vet National – Track close for Practice September 30 – AMO Racing – Track close for Practice Any rider who shows up to Motopark’s open ride day on

Yamaha MX Rider Appreciation Day Returns to Motopark September 8

Yamaha MX Rider Appreciation Day Returns to Motopark September 8 August 24, 2018 (Toronto, ON) – On Saturday, September 8, Yamaha Motor Canada is saying thanks to its loyal MX customers by offering free entry and lunch to all Yamaha riders at the second annual bLU cRU Rider Appreciation Day, held at the Motopark MX facility in Chatsworth, ON. Any rider who shows up to Motopark’s open ride day on Saturday, Sept. 8 with

Final Two Rounds of the New Era Motopark Cup – June 30-July 1

2018 New Era Motopark Cup Motopark is all decked out and looking forward to hosting the final two rounds of this years New Era Motopark Cup June 30/July 1 weekend. We’ve been working extra hard on our track prep this year and know you are going to be happy with the changes the team have been working on for this years event. This is the last week of our spring

Photo Gallery | Vintage Bikes at Motopark

Photo Gallery | Vintage Bikes at Motopark By Billy Rainford I have to admit, I don’t usually get all that excited when the vintage bikes hit the track. I think it’s human nature to be drawn to that which reminds us of our youth, and sometimes the bikes are either just too old or too new. For some reason, I found myself feeling nostalgic this past weekend at Motopark in