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Yamaha bLU cRU Racers Capture 2021 Off-Road Racing Championships

Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, Side-by-Side (SxS), ATV, and motorcycle bLU cRU racers have captured various titles and championship bonuses for the 2021 season competing on the podium-proven YXZ1000R, YFZ450R, and YZ250FX vehicles in various off-road races across the country, including Championship Off-Road, ATV Motocross (ATV MX), Grand National Cross Country (GNCC), and King of the Elements racing series. On the ATV circuit, Chad Wienen […]

EVENT: 2021 GNCC SERIES KICKOFF

The chasers are stepping it up By Ken Hill The short off-season seems to get shorter each year for those competing in the Grand National Cross-Country series (GNCC). The run up to the 2021 season was shorter than ever when COVID delays pushed the 2020 season late! As teams and riders scrambled to get parts and […]

XC-1 CONTENDER: ADAM McGILL

By the staff of Dirt Wheels XC-1 CONTENDER: ADAM McGILL Hailing from Waverly, West Virginia, Adam McGill can be called the “Bridesmaid” on the track or “Class Clown” off the tracks of the GNCC ATV series. In battle, he’s been the biggest threat to champions like Bill Balance, Chris Borich, and Walker Fowler, and has […]

GNCC RACE TIPS: HOW TO GET GREAT STARTS

By the staff of  Dirt Wheels with GNCC Champ Walker Fowler GNCC RACE TIPS: HOW TO GET GREAT STARTS * GNCC Champion Walker Fowler races a Yamaha YFZ 450 in the Pro ranks on the rugged woods circuits of Grand National Cross Country Racing circuits. He has had some time to perfect his starting techniques […]

ATV RACERS DOMINATE WITH DP BRAKES IN 2020

  BUFFALO, NY. – 2020 DP Brakes Sponsored riders dominate the GNCC ATV Classes, taking first place in ATV Pro XC1, Pro-Am XC2, 4×4 Pro, WXC Women and many more!! Plus, we are proud to say DP Brakes were on the Top 10 ATV Pro machines this season!! Here is a recap of the 2020 […]

CANNONDALE WOODS RACER

                  *This month we take a look back at what was going on in the ATV community in the early 2000s… OLD SCHOOL ATVING At the time, Yamaha was the only manufacturer building competitive four-stroke dirt bikes. Hybrid race ATVs at that time were using these bike […]

EVENT: GNCC RACING!

Fowler and Wolfe roll-on By Kayla Bolton, Photos by Ken Hill         GNCC RACING Like all racing series in the U.S., the AMA Grand National Cross-Country (GNCC) Series presented by Specialized was shocked to a standstill by the COVID-19 virus. As states in the Southeast started to open up, the GNCC crew […]

GNCC RIDING TIPS:HOW TO RIDE RUTTS

HOW TO RIDE RUTTS By Walker Fowler *Yamaha-backed Walker Fowler is the WFR / GBC / Moto-XPerts four-time GNCC  XC1 Pro ATV champion. 1: HOW TO RIDE RUTTS Exiting the woods in this photo, it appears to be mid-race or late in the race. A single set of deep ruts has developed between the two […]

4×4 CHAMPION LANDON WOLFE

By the staff of Dirt Wheels 4×4 CHAMPION LANDON WOLFE Glenville, Pennsylvania’s Landon Wolfe has spent the last decade chasing a dream that actually started another decade before that. Wolfe started riding on two wheels at 5 years old in the trees back then. After a knee injury, he made the switch to four wheels […]

Venue Change For Next Weekends GNCC

Venue Change For Next Weekends GNCC For July 11th – 12th Weekend High Voltage Will Host Round Eight of Racing in Pennsylvania MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (July 1, 2020) – With the announcement of the Ironman Pro Motocross National being postponed until later in the year, the 2020 Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) Series presented by Specialized, […]