250 Vs. 350 Vs. 450 : How Do You Choose? 

  A question I get asked a lot is what size bike is right for me? While this is a question that is not easy to answer, I thought I would try to give you some perspective on what each…

Swizcorner: Thank you, Team Fried.

I sit here thinking about what we saw go down today. Trying to lasso my thoughts into tight, concise pockets but it’s not that easy. There are so many different ways to look at this outcome but no matter which…

Pro Circuit Assen MXDN Post-Race PulpCasts

Cold, windy and sandy- here are some guys talking about the race. Listen individually below or subscribe to The Steve Matthes Show on your Podcast player of choice to listen to them seamlessly while driving or working in the garage.

Keefer Tested: OGIO Adrenaline VRT Gear Bag

There are a few off the bike pieces that are essential to me and my testing program. One of those things is a gear bag that fits all of my crap and isn’t a huge/heavy monstrosity. I have used and…

The Reckoning des Nations

The time has come. The funk the United States Motocross effort has found itself in with regard to the MXdN came to an end as the checkered flag waved at Red Bud last year. It was the cruelest irony nobody…

Race Tech/FXR Privateer Island #101- Alex Nagy

We talk to A Nags about jumping, the Straight Rhythm he’s doing for Pulpmx, his 2019 season, privateer life and more right HERE

Keefer Tested: Dunlop MX53 Product Review 

Dunlop recently introduced their new MX53 intermediate to hard terrain tires last week to the media at Perris Raceway. I was excited about the new tire from Dunlop because quite frankly there hasn’t been an intermediate to hard terrain tire…

“Maxxis Tires” – Classic Steel Top Ten Kawasaki’s

It is often said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and that is certainly true in the world of motocross. Over time, my taste in motorcycle styling has changed quite a bit. Bikes that I thought looked…

MX Vice: 2019 MXDN Predictions!

I tried this again after last years didn’t work out so well. Read it HERE

FXR Racing/Race Tech Privateer Island Life #100- Tyler Bowers & RAK Racing

We call up the Bear and Jay from RAK Racing to talk about RBSR, the mental side of racing, KX500’s and more right HERE

2020 Yamaha YZ450F Start Up/Baseline Settings/Tips/Tricks

The Yamaha YZ450F is winning a lot of shootouts this year with it’s completely redesigned frame and engine layout as well as a stiffer suspension package that makes the bLU cRU ride a race-ier type of machine. I am fan…

PulpMX Photo Report – Montreal Supercross

Photos by James Lissimore Captions by Matthes                    


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