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`1987

HISTORY LESSON: QUAD RACING CIRCA 1987

HISTORY LESSON: QUAD RACING CIRCA 1987 Back in the 1980s, ATV racing was hot. Top riders raced several circuits that crisscrossed the entire county not just the East Coast. The top riders of the day may be some names you still hear about now racing UTVs, building engines, running tire companies, or promoting national dirt bike races. Here you can watch the quad race at Carlsbad raceway from 1987. To subscribe to Dirt Wheels Magazine in print or digital form click here https://hi-torque.com/product/dirtwheels. …

BA Motorsports TRX250R Build

Old school gets a makeover! The TRX250R is a widely popular quad among two stroke lovers because of its light frame, good handling and the liquid cooled engine paired with a six-speed close ratio transmission. So, when we caught wind of a one of a kind ’87 TRX made to dominate flat track races, we got in touch with Brian Alexander from BA Motorsports in Garrettsville Ohio to take a closer look at their unique handmade machine. It was nicknamed “10 Mile’R” because it was built for the annual “Melvin’s Gathering in the Hills”…