By Shawn Hensley
Almost all of the 2023 models from KTM and Husqvarna are new, with significant updates on certain Yamaha, Honda and Kawasaki models as well.
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MC 450F delivers its power to the dirt in a super controllable way. Designed with unrestrictive ergonomics and complete with WP Suspension for precise handling, it's a big bike that's super-easy to ride.
The WE gets a full Yoshimura exhaust system, a ported cylinder head, a Hinson clutch basket and cover, Kashima and titanium oxide suspension coatings, D.I.D. DirtStar LT-X rims, and a long list of cosmetic upgrades.
Honda made extreme changes to the 2021 Honda CRF450R that were met with mixed reviews. The frame and suspension have numerous differences. The intake, cam profile, and throttle body have been changed with the goal of friendlier power delivery.
it has a newer chassis, a hydraulic clutch, a central-port exhaust, a single exhaust canister, and all the other changes that were introduced in the big redesign of 2021.
The new FC450 got a more rigid frame, as well as new bodywork and rear suspension. Even the motor has extensive changes, and the electronics package now includes Quickshift.