WR450F vs 450 EXC vs RMX450Z vs FE450 vs TE449
We test the five 450 EFi enduro machines to see which of the big bore 2012 off-roaders is most competent. Music by Devils Elbow - Track "Valley Scene".
2016 KTM 450EXC vs 2016 Yamaha WR450F
Okay, so the 2016 WR450F clearly outclasses its predecessor. But how does this all-new Yami fare against the 450cc enduro market's benchmark, KTM's 450EXC? We put them head-to-head to determine how their characters differ. For more, grab a copy of Transmoto's 2016 January-February issue (#54) – http://shop.coastalwatch.com/collections/transmoto-dirt-bike-magazine/produ cts/new-transmoto-issue-54 You can also pick up a print copy at your local newsagents or a digital copy via the Zinio App on your favourite handheld device – just search Transmoto.
Weapon of Choice
So, what's fastest around a 10km gravel track: a motocrosser or enduro bike? That race would be pretty interesting. But what if you added a few more machines into the mix, such as an ATV, a UTV and a top-end rally car? Who do you think would win then? We headed to Maramarua Forest, in little ol' New Zealand, to find out... Remember to check out the full story in Dirt Rider Downunder available now on Zinio: http://nz.zinio.com/magazine/Dirt-Rider-Downunder/pr-500662499/cat-cat19600 16 Thanks to www.freestockmusic.com
The All-New 2012 Yamaha WR450F Specs and Information
WR450F: The best just got even better. Features a powerful and reliable high-revving five-titanium-valve engine with new fuel injection, a YZ-bred advanced aluminum frame, the latest YZ generation forks and shock and new slim bodywork with an updated headlight design. All these features give the WR450F an aggressive, tough appearance.