The Mudslinger

For those who ride the trail less traveled. Mudslinger adventures cover ATV, UTV, and dirt bike articles, quizzes, ultimate lists, and more.

Rusty G.

I live to go off the beaten path. Whether it's about ATVs, UTVs, or dirt bikes, I write fun and interesting off-road articles that teach and hopefully inspire you to hit the trail or the track.

Recent Posts

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The Top 7 Best Motocross Tricks: Don’t Try These at Home, Folks.

by Rusty G.

Take a look at these heart-pounding dirt bike tricks performed by professional FMX riders!  

If you’ve brushed up on your dirt bike dictionary terms, then you know Motocross involves a dirt bike (duh), enormous dirt mounds, and a bleeding-heart lover of flying who's willing and ready to test the limits of physics. 

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A Motocross Profile: The Kawasaki KX450F

by Rusty G.

A Look At the Kawasaki KX450F

When it comes to popular motocross models, the Kawasaki KX450F stands out. The build of the bike was inspired and sourced directly from the world’s premier Kawasaki race team; it was developed from the highest levels of racing, and it’s designed to be the bike that builds champions.

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What's the Difference Between Honda's CRF250L and CRF250L Rally?

by Rusty G.

The 2017 Honda CRF250L vs. CRF250L Rally

When it comes to adventure, what's your preferred scenery? Is it out on the trail? Does it include scenic mountain views or clusters of skyscrapers? Whatever the case, Honda’s CRF250L motorcycle lineup gladly accepts the challenge.

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The Dirt Bike Dictionary: Lingo to Navigate the Track (Part Two)

by Rusty G.

Craving a few more motocross terms before your next trip to the track?

You didn’t think the Dirt Bike Dictionary ended at E, did you? Let me assure you, beginners, there’s plenty more to learn, so gear up and get ready. 

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Put on the brakes! Are you doing this the right way?

by Rusty G.

We’re all guilty of it, but braking incorrectly can really dampen your four-wheeled ride. Learn how to improve your ATV safety on your next off-roading adventure.

Whether you learn the hard way or not, four-wheeler safety is crucial for seasoned and beginner ATV riders who want a safe, fun, and satisfying ride, and braking incorrectly can absolutely make or break (no pun intended) the experience.

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