Are Vintage Motocross Bikes Still Exciting?
Author C. Sanders. Published on June 22, 2011 - 12:15 am (1182 views — 348 words
The condition of the motocross dirt bike to be used by the participant is a determining factor on the performance of the rider. If the rider would be using a brand new machine as required by the game rules, the biker-participant must conduct regular practice for a familiarization routine of his motorcycle. The probability of winning the game is now resting upon his shoulders.
There are tournaments that require specific make and model; hence, the vintage units are still popular in several competitions. These two elements have similar importance in the total performance of the participant in the competition,-the design of the motocross track and the vintage motocross motorcycle that would be used by the rider. The model of the vintage motorcycles and the age brackets of the participants are likewise set by some training and competitions.
It is quite interesting when a forty year-old
Vintage unit would rank high in performance on the motocross race track and makes its mark in the history of motocross with its remarkable performance. Their respective motocross suspension accessories are severely tested on the difficult race tracks that were built to test the endurance of not only of the rider by the strength of the unit’s make as to its superior workmanship attest to the greatness of the manufacturer.
It is amazing when you see motocross riders using these vintage machines and can still negotiate the rough terrain, stiff hills and another difficult engagement on a swampy dirt road with unexpected curves and a sharp drop on the coming section of the motocross track. When the competitions come, the bikers are arrayed in their best sport suits complete with the accessories from their motocross stores who are normally one of their sponsors on the game.
Some are wearing the accessories being sold by their motocross shops online and others have improved their motorcycle skills by regular practices and from playing motocross games online during their vacant time. Most of the motocross competitions are under media coverage by various news organizations, including motocross magazines publication that relay the news during these significant competitions.