Motocross History

Motocross History

by Bob Woods


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Follow motocross from its humble origins as “scrambling” in Britain to its many varied and exciting forms today, showcased in two great annual events, the X-Games and World Freestyle Championships.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780778740001
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
Publication date: 03/15/2008
Series: MXplosion!
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 664,419
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 1070L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 14 Years

Table of Contents

Ready...Set...Go!     4
The Motorcycle and Motorcycle Racing     6
Early Trials     8
British Scrambling     10
The Sport Evolves     14
Post-War Boom     18
Edison Dye Popularizes Motocross in America     20
The AMA     22
Catching Up to the Europeans     24
Made in America: Supercross     26
The American Stars     28
A Sport for the 2000s     30
Glossary and Index     32

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