New Honda 300 L and Rally!

Well, I’ll be damned. Seems that some countries are getting the CRF 300L and 300 Rally. In essence more power and more range. ADVpulse has a nice write up so no need for me to repeat it. Read more here.

New Honda CRF 250 Rally for 2021

Honda Japan has released some images for 2021 CRF 250 L and Rally. No details are available yet, so remains to be seen what has changed. The L for one, is looking much sharper than before.

I did a bad thing

I haven’t had the Honda for a while now. While I regret selling it and have been contemplating on getting another one, I did the ultimate bo-bo and bought a cruiser. I could explain myself of the whys and so forth, but you would not buy my excuses anyway so I’ll spare you. Those of…

The elephant in the room – Hondas new CRF 450 L

The adventure bike crowd is foaming over the new 450 L and rightly so. My first thought was “oh shit, I bought the wrong bike“. There are a lot of threads running on multiple sites over the bike and based on what we know I’m now bit on the fence regarding the 450. Based on…

Crash II

Went out to test the new tires. They worked really well, but were no match for icy tire tracks and down I went again. I lost the plastic tabs from the left front fairing that connect the fairing to the bash plate. The bash plate also is now missing a tab. The crash also bent…

Honda CRF 250 Rally tire choices – help out and submit yours!

I’ve been battling with which tires to choose to replace the OEM set. There is a huge selection of different options out there and many different outside the factory spec sizes will fit and work. The problem is to know which ones will fit, as tire dimensions differ greatly, even if the specs are the…

Pirelli MT21 tires for Honda 250 Rally

My OEM IRC tires were not quite done yet, but I wanted to try something else. Some of the options (like Kenda K270s) that were recommended by Rally and 250 L riders were not easily available in my neck of the woods so I opted for the Pirellis. I almost went for the Heidenau K60s…

Recommended modifications for the CRF 250 Rally

Before anyone goes off the chain, the following are MY recommendations based on MY riding style and riding conditions. There is no right or wrong. This list is comprised simply because I often get asked what the “recommended” or “must do mods” are. MODIFICATION WHY LINKS Proper hand guards DO Saves you a lot of…