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The trails are calling, and the all-new, road-legal CRF450L answers, expanding customers’ off-road possibilities by enabling access to the best riding trails on public lands, even when that means connecting them via asphalt roads. Based on the CRF450R, the durable CRF450L is a full-fledged off-road machine, but with street legality achieved via features like LED lighting, mirrors, and a dedicated exhaust system, making this bike equally at home in the woods, desert, or the roads in between.
CRF450L Key Features
• Lightweight, 2.0-gallon titanium fuel tank for long range
• Riding time maximized by lightweight, compact LED lighting system, featuring
headlight with high-intensity projection for illuminating broad area
• Rear-view mirrors
• Lightweight lithium-ion battery with increased capacity compared to CRF450R, to
power electrical components
• Lightweight, compact digital meter with black characters on a white liquid-crystal
background is easily legible while riding
• 449.7cc Unicam® engine specially tailored for trail-to-trail riding
• Finger rocker arm contributes to compact layout while using dedicated design to
attain off-road-specific power characteristics. DLC surface treatment reduces friction
• Dedicated valve timing for smooth power delivery in technical riding
• High crank inertia (up 12% over CRF450R) for tractable power delivery in technical
• 12.0:1 compression ratio
• New piston with three-ring design
• Wide-ratio six-speed transmission is ready for a wide variety of off-road terrain or
• Special clutch design enables light lever pull. Primary damper mechanism with
friction springs suppresses engine torque fluctuations, ensuring smooth running
• Large-capacity radiators with high heat-exchange efficiency for strong performance
in demanding off-road conditions
• Electric fan and thermostat control engine temperature in brutal conditions
• ECU with dedicated settings
• Noise emissions minimized via covers on the left and right crank cases
• Powerful AC generator for street-legal lighting
• Air cleaner box
• Dedicated single-muffler exhaust system provides great sound while meeting
• Aluminum twin-spar frame designed for nimble-yet-stable handling on trails
• Subframe designed to ensure optimum rigidity balance appropriate for carrying tools
• 49mm Showa fork with dedicated settings for trail-to-trail riding
• Shock based on that of the CRF450R but with dedicated settings and link ratio for
• Front brake uses design from CRF450R, but with better fade resistance thanks to
thicker discs and large-capacity reservoir
• Endless sealed chain withstands the elements
• Front and rear sprockets, produced in durable steel material, feature damper system
for smooth, quiet running
• Urethane injection in swingarm to reduce road noise
• Fuel tank cap with a cut-off valve prevents fuel from flowing out of tank if the bike is
on its side
• LED turn signals with flexible mounts for durability
• Easily accessible electronic component box on left side of the frame
• Black 7/8” Renthal handlebar with red pad
• Compact, lightweight handlebar switches
• In-mold graphics are resistant to peeling caused by washing or abrasion
• IRC GP-21F/GP-22R tires provide great balance of on- and off-road performance
• Black rims for strong presence
Just moved from Southern California to Florida (near Clearwater area) and was hoping I could get some great riding areas to check out, along with new people to ride with! Also, if there are any women riders please let me know. Hoping to meet some new friends! I ride a 2007 yz250f.
Buddy Boogie Speed Festival Highlights - October 5th - 7th
The Boyesen Buddy Boogie is an entire weekend dedicated to Motocross/Supercross/Pitbike and XC Riding and Racing, unique for fun activities, Mini Racing competition… all-inclusive, and at one venue. The entire weekend will be filled with many different riding and racing activities. Riders can select from an all inclusive menu of fun and challenging activities which will allow people to maximize their time riding and be able to experience unique aspects of Motocross and Off-road – all in one exciting and fun weekend festival. All Boyesen Buddy Boogie special events will be featured in an on-line Buddy Boogie event showcase video posted www.thumpertalk.com (sub to this forum to be notified), www.motocrossactionmag.com, and at www.dirtbikemagazine.com.
Event Location 🗺️
Pagota Motorcycle Club
441 Redlane Road
Birdsboro, PA 19507
Buddy Boogie Festival Pricing 💲
Unlimited 3-Day Pass: $150 (Includes all Friday and Saturday activities & 1 class on Sunday Big Bucks Race Day). 2-Day Pass: $120 (Includes all Saturday activities and 1 class on Sunday Big Bucks Race Day). Saturday Only: 1-Day Pass: $60 (Includes all Saturday and Saturday Night-time activities). Saturday Night SX Only: $40. Sunday Only: 1-Day Pass: XC Sprint Challenge: $30. Pagoda Big Bucks: $30 per class. $50 per class for all Pro-Am classes. Spectator 1-Day Pass: $10 Spectator 2-Day Weekend Pass: $15 Admission FREE for kids 10 & under (unless they're racing).
NO REFUNDS for early departure.
Camping is free, courtesy of Pagota MC Club. 🤜🤛
Several of the Buddy Boogie special events have been highlighted below, as well as the complete schedule by date and time:
ENDURO / XC ACTIVITIES ✔️
Dirt Bike Magazine’s Buddy Beatdown XC Sprint Challenge
The Buddy Beatdown XC Sprint Challenge has been conceived to be a unique and fun 2-Day Offroad Challenge that will take place on both Saturday and Sunday running alongside but separate to the Motocross activities. It is a friendly race format that features two XC/Enduro inspired test segments designed by Andrew Delong. Riders will make between 2-4 (time allowing) timed attempts with the cumulative time from all tests determining the overall winner as well as the class winners. You will ride up the special XC Sprint test sections each day consisting of various terrain including woods single track, light motocross, natural obstacles, grass track, and other off-road terrain. At the start of each special test segment, riders will be released every 15 seconds and you will race against the clock for your fastest time. The Buddy Beatdown XC Sprint Challenge does NOT require a headlight or tail light to compete.
Sprint XC Challenge Classes (Running Order)
Mini – 50cc (50s will run on a shorter course) Mini – 65 Open Mini – 85 Open
450/Open A 250 A Vet A 450/Open B 250 B Vet B 450/Open C 250 C Vet C Schoolboy Senior 50+ Open Women Open Special XC Motocross Open Practice Track Access
In addition to the XC Sprint Challenge you will have the value added opportunity to get out on Pagoda MC’s MX track with other XC riders in a special XC ONLY open Moto practice class! This optional MX track access is free with your paid entry into the Buddy Beatdown XC Sprint Challenge.
MOTOCROSS/SUPERCROSS SPECIFIC ACTIVITIES
BOYESEN BUDDY BOOGIE MX TEAM RACE (Saturday)
The Boyesen Buddy Boogie MX Team Race is a 45-minute endurance GP race where each of the 3-team riders will take to the track for a 1-lap sprint before returning to the team transition area to tag their teammate for their lap. Each of the team’s 3 riders will continue to perform a 1-lap sprint until the 45-minute mark has been reached.
BOYESEN KING OF THE MINIS (Saturday)
The Race within the Race… This special 65cc-85cc (Youth – 9-13) multi-disciplined race format is designed to give kids the unique opportunity to see who is the most well rounded rider. All riders will have the secondary option of competing in the King of the Minis MX exhibition race (during Saturday’s open practice schedule), Sprint XC, and SX on Saturday night with all 3 separate activity’s scores counting towards a final score tally. Each rider’s combined total scores from the Saturday day-time exhibition MX race, Sprint XC, and night-time SX will determine the coveted spot of The King of the Minis overall finishing position. This format is designed to provide kids with the greatest amount of riding time possible for the day and gives youth riders the opportunity to have fun and showcase their abilities within all disciplines of Moto, Offroad, and Supercross.
King of the Minis Race Program Saturday Sprint XC Saturday MX (Exhibition Race held at the end of Saturday’s MX Open Practice) Saturday Night SX FMF Mano e Mano (Moto Holeshot Bracket Racing) (Saturday Night)
FMF Racing brings fun and fury to the Saturday night Buddy Boogie program! Included in your event pass, you will have the option of signing up to compete in several rounds of 1 on 1 Moto Holeshot bracket racing. Put your reaction times to the test and see how you stack up against other riders. The FMF Racing Mano e Mano has been designed to provide a safe and fun way to test your trigger finger and have fun with your buddies. If you’re not fast enough you will be bumped from the brackets; BUT if you have the technique and the determination you might be able to advance farther than you think. Signup for free and let’s find out! The FMF Racing Mano e Mano is included as part of your Buddy Boogie pass and will be run in conjunction with the Saturday Night Barrel Racing.
This event is open to Youth and Adult riders and it will follow a simple class structure:
Open 250cc-500cc (16 and up) Open 105cc- 250cc (12-16) Mini 65cc-85cc (9-13) Barrel Racing (Saturday Night)
Pagoda MC is proud to showcase the timed barrel racing as part of the Saturday night Buddy Boogie program! Moto Barrel Racing provides riders with an opportunity to see how fast they can navigate around a series of barrels and exit through the finish gate for time. Seems easy right? All riders participating in Barrel Racing will experience a gate drop and will then navigate the barrels under a stopwatch with the times collected and scored. Fastest time wins! The Viral MX Barrel Race is included as part of your Buddy Boogie pass and will be run in conjunction with the Saturday Night FMF Racing Mano e Mano Moto Holeshot.
This event is open to Youth and Adult riders and it will follow a simple class structure:
Open 250cc-500cc (16 and up) Open 105cc- 250cc (12-16) Mini 65cc-85cc (9-13) Thumpertalk.com Bike Build Off Competition (Saturday Night - Judging)
Thumpertalk.com showcases the Buddy Boogie bike build off competition on Saturday with final judging taking place on Saturday night during the night activities schedule. This is a great venue to exhibit your latest restoration project and potentially have your machine featured in a video appearing on Motocross Action’s and Dirt Bike Magazine’s websites as well as featured within ThumperTalk.com’s Buddy Boogie dedicated event forums. The following classifications will be available to enter your machine into for judging:
Vintage EVO Modern 2 Stroke Modern 4 Stroke FXR Racing Saturday Night Buddy Boogie SX Team Race (Saturday Night)
FXR Racing is proud to headline the Saturday night SX portion of the Buddy Boogie team race. Signup with 2 of your Buddies (3 Rider Teams) and compete under the lights on Pagoda MC’s Supercross track. Each rider will perform 2 sprint laps before returning to the team transition area to tag their teammate for their laps. This race will last 30 minutes with the winning team being the one who completes the greatest number of laps within the designated time. This event is only open to Adult riders and a simple class structure will be used as follows:
Race 1: Open A, Open B (2 gates/waves)
Race 2: Open C, Vet (2 gates/waves)
Motocross Action Mini Madness SX Shootout (Saturday Night)
MXA headlines the Buddy Boogie’s Mini Madness SX Shootout. This elite-level, purse-paying exhibition race will follow an Open 85cc Youth format and has been designed to allow a venue for kids to showcase their talent and speed. The Mini Madness Purse will be comprised of all King of the Minis signup funds and will offer a deep payback contingent upon signups.
PAGODA MC’S 2018 Big Bucks Pro-Am, District 6 Henrietta Series Race (Sunday)
The long-standing Big Bucks weekend is a yearly late-season destination race for many top regional professional and amateur riders who all via for a shot at bringing home their share of the $3,000 (minimum) Big Bucks purse. This year’s Big Bucks race will be held on Sunday in conjunction with the District 6 Pennsylvania Henrietta Series program as well as the Boyesen Buddy Boogie Festival. The purse money is for real. The ruts will be deep. The action will be excellent. This is one of the most exciting Northeast and Mid-Atlantic events every year so if you haven’t made time to come check out a Pagoda MC Big Bucks race you should place it on your bucket list!
Suzuki Honda Husqvarna Motocross Action’s 2 Stroke Revolution Exhibition Race (Sunday)
Join the 2 Stroke Revolution and celebrate the excitement of 2 Stroke Racing with your buddies. This special Open Adult race will be showcased on Sunday and will be embedded into the Pagoda MC Big Bucks race program.
Festival Activities Schedule
All 2PM Festival Gates Open SX 4PM – 9PM SX Open Practice (A, B, C, VETS, MINI, XC) SATURDAY ACTIVITIES
MX 9AM - 3PM MX Open Practice (A, B, C, VETS, MINI, XC) (free with XC Sprint Challenge) Brought to you by: TCX Boots and Acerbis
XC 9AM - 4PM DAY 1: Dirt Bike’s Buddy Beatdown XC Sprint Challenge (free with MX Practice) Brought to you by: NeuTech, Gas Gas USA
Road 9AM – 4PM Pagoda MC Road Ride (100 miles)
All 12PM – 3PM Pagoda MC’s Wheel of Fortune (Spin the wheel. Win MX/Offroad products) ($10 per Spin - Proceeds go to Pro-Am purse)
XC 9AM - 4PM Boyesen’s King of the Minis - XC (65cc-85cc 9-13) Brought to you by: PowerSeal USA, Torc-1 Racing, PJ1 Lubricants
All 4PM – 9PM New Model Bike Demo Rides (Pitbike Track Only- 3 laps per demo)
MX 3PM - 3:30 PM Boyesen’s King of the Minis - MX (65cc-85cc 9-13) Brought to you by: PowerSeal USA, Torc-1 Racing, PJ1 Lubricants
MX 4PM - 4:45 PM Boyesen Buddy Boogie MX Team Endurance GP - 45 minute (Adult Open - 3 person teams) SATURDAY NIGHT ACTIVITIES
All 4PM - 7PM Pagoda MC’s Family Dinner (Catered Dinner)
MX 6PM – 10:30 PM T-Bolt’s Night-Time Pitbike SX (Racing on the Main Track)
All 5Pm – 6PM EVO Industries Suspension Tuning Seminar (Free for all interested riders)
All 5PM - 7PM ThumperTalk.com’s Bike Build Off Competition - Judging – (Vintage/Evo/Modern 2 Stroke/Modern 4 Stroke)
All 5PM - 6:30 PM Viral MX Goggles Barrel Racing (Free - Timed Segment – run in unison with the Mano e Mano)
All 5PM - 6:30PM FMF Racing’s Mano e Mano (Free - Moto Holeshot Bracket Racing)
All 6:30PM – 8PM Open Beer Tent and Cornhole Competition
SX 7PM – 7:30PM Kids 2018 Mini-Track Championship Awards (Kickoff to SX Racing)
SX 7PM – 10:30 PM SX Racing (A, B, C, VETS, MINI, XC ONLY) - 1 Moto format Brought to you by: EKS Brand Googles, Sunstar, Braking
SX 8PM – 9PM Boyesen’s King of the Minis - SX (65cc-85cc 9-13) Brought to you by: PowerSeal USA, Torc-1 Racing, PJ1 Lubricants
SX 9PM – 9:30PM FXR Racing’s Buddy Boogie SX Team Race - 30 Minutes - (Adult Open - 3 person teams - 2 laps per rider)
SX 9:30PM -10:30PM Motocross Action’s Mini Madness SX Youth Purse Race (85cc Open) SUNDAY ACTIVITIES
MX 9AM - 5PM Pagoda MC’s Big Bucks Pro-Am / D6 Henrietta Classic MX Racing (1 free class with Buddy Beatdown XC Sprint Challenge)
XC 9AM - 4PM DAY 2 - Dirt Bike’s Buddy Beatdown XC Sprint Challenge (free with MX Entry) Brought to you by: NeuTech, Gas Gas USA
MX 11 AM Motocross Action’s 2 Stroke Revolution Race
Buddy Boogie Sponsors
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Boyesen Buddy Boogie Speed Festival
The Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions premier Dirt Bike Festival
Thumpertalk.com's Bike Build Off Competition 🏆
Thumpertalk.com showcases the Buddy Boogie bike build off competition on Saturday with final judging taking place on Saturday night during the night activities schedule. This is a great opportunity to show of that amazing restoration project, rare or unique bikes, or just your modded mx, off-road, dual sport, or supermoto weapon. And, your bike just might be featured in a video appearing on ThumperTalk, as well as Motocross Action’s and Dirt Bike Magazine’s websites . The following classifications will be available to enter your machine into for judging:
Vintage EVO Modern 2 Stroke Modern 4 Stroke Are you planning on entering? Post up pics of what you plan on showcasing! 📷
Full event schedule, including pricing.
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