Hook Up 1.6

1.
DC EXOCET BACKPACK
APPLICATION: Baby got back?
PRICE: $67
DC Shoe Co. makes lots more than just shoes¿take this cool Synax backpack, for example! You need one for your books. See your local DC dealer or visit www.dcshoeco.com

2.
FOX PILOT HELMET
APPLICATION: Sizes XS-XXL
PRICE: $299.95
Redesigned for 2001, the Fox Pilot helmet is just like the one Ricky Carmichael wore en route to the EA Sports Supercross Championship! Yogi, Bubba, Burner, CJ and Fro wear Pilots too¿shouldn’t you? Call 800/FOX-RACE, or visit www.foxracing.com

3.
2001 YAMAHA TT-R125L
APPLICATION: 125cc four-stroke play bike
PRICE: $2,599.00
This may very well be the coolest four-stroke mini bike ever. Available in two versions¿the large wheel version is shown here¿the TTR125 is perfect for girlfriends, beginners and kids. (But don’t tell that to Donn, Simon and Garth, who argue over the bike every weekend!) See your local Yamaha dealership.

4.
THOR SVR HELMET
APPLICATION: Sizes XS-XL
PRICE: $249.95
The new SVS helmet is absolutely, positively, the coolest helmet ever offered by our pals at Thor. Featuring a high-tech venting system, radical looks, D.O.T and Snell approval, the SVS helmet is a premium helmet at an affordable price. Call 800/369-1000, or visit www.thormx.com

5.
ALPINESTARS M6 BOOTS
APPLICATION: Sizes 5 to 15
PRICE: $249.95
The Alpinestars M6 boot is perfect for riders who don’t like lots of plastic support in the ankle area. Featuring the same quality and good looks of the Tech 6 and Tech 8 models, the M6 is easier to break in and offers a lighter feel. Last year, 125cc Eastern SX Champ Stephane Roncada wore a pair of M6 boots. Call 608/758-1111, or visit www.alpinestars.com

6.
DC TEKARA SHOE
APPLICATION: Women’s sizes 5 to 11
PRICE: $66
Our gal pal Amber Marie was pumped on these DC Tekara skate shoes, which are loaded with tons of high-tech features. All we know is that her feet looked great in them. Call 760/599-2999, or visit www.dcshoeco.com

7.
OAKLEY RACERBACK TANK AND TECH SHORT
APPLICATION: Tank top sizes XS-XL in red, blue or black; shorts in XS to XL in blue, red and alloy
PRICE: $30, $75
Oakley makes more than just sunglasses and goggles, ya know… Amber was set for a day of spectating at Glen Helen raceway when she slipped into this sweet combo from Oakley. Call 949/951-0991, or visit www.oakley.com

8.
ACERBIS HONDA YELLOW JACKET KIT
APPLICATION: 2000¿01 Honda CR125R/CR250R
PRICE: $242.00
The Acerbis Yellow Jacket kit for Honda CRs includes a front and rear fender, side panels, radiator shrouds, fork guards, a front numberplate, graphics and a seat cover¿everything you need to turn your dull red racebike into a screaming yellow zonker! Call 800/659-1440, or visit www.acerbis.com

9.
FOX SFX AERO JERSEY AND VENTED 360 PANT
APPLICATION: Jersey in sizes XS-XXL; pant in sizes 28″ to 40″
PRICE: $49.95 (jersey); $149.95 (pant)
The Vented 360 pant is every bit as good as the original 360 Racepant that we rated a 10, and the new vented front panels keep you running cool. The matching AERO Jersey is super vented and¿of course¿super cool! Call 800/FOX-RACE, or visit www.foxracing.com

10.
PRO CIRCUIT WORKS ONE SMALL GEARBAG
APPLICATION: Got stuff?
PRICE: $66.95
When Sully from Pro Circuit goes out on the town, he packs an extra set of clothes and a toothbrush in his Works One gearbag; just in case he scores and wakes up in a strange place. To get your own bag, call 909/738-8050, or visit www.procircuit.com

11.TOOLSHED OPEN SHED UNDERWEAR
APPLICATION: Sizes S-XL, assorted lengths
PRICE: $19.95
David Vuillemin, Nick Wey and Ernesto Fonseca are only a few of today’s riders who rely on Tool Shed technical undergarments to keep them cool and close on the track. Amber digs ’em. Call TK.

12.
TAG METALS METZGER SHIRT
APPLICATION: Sizzes M-XXL
PRICE: $18.95
Freestyle sensation Mike Metzger is also a pretty artistic guy, as evidenced by this shirt he designed for his pals at Tag Metals. Want to sport a happy riding eyeball with wings? Of course you do! Call 858/874-5760

13.
SHOEI VFX-R2 BRUSH REPLICA
APPLICATION: Sizes XS to XL
PRICE: $564.99
The Shoei VFX-R2 is easily the most popular high-end helmet in motocross. New for 2001, the Brush replica series are arguably the best-looking, off-the-shelf helmets around. Available in three different color schemes, this is one sweet lid. Call 714/730-0941, or visit www.shoei.com

14.
DIRT BOLTS
APPLICATION: All bikes
PRICE: $45
Admit it¿at one time or another, you’ve had a bolt fall off your bike due to lack of maintenance. Good news for all you ham-fisted mechanics out there¿Dirt Bolts kits are available at a reasonable price and will guarantee that you can replace the fasteners you’ve lost. Several different kits are available. Call 770/251-1033 or visit www.dirtbolts.com

15.
THOR CHOPPER BACKPACK
APPLICATION: You need two arms and a back.
PRICE: $44.95
With its high-gloss bike graphic back panel, the Chopper backpack looks fast and has plenty of room for all your junk. Don’t be a square sporting a Jansport¿get a Chopper from Thor. Call 800/369-1000 , or visit www.thormx.com

16.
CRUZ TOOLS T-HANDLES
APPLICATION: All bolts, deez nutz
PRICE: $9.95 each or $37.95 for a set of four
T-handle wrenches are a must if you plan on working on your motocross bike. These bad boys from the fellas at Cruz Tools are extra cool. Why? The handles aren’t welded onto the socket shaft, and as a result they can be slid to either side for extra leverage. These things rule! Call 888/909-8665

17.
ENZO RACING T-SHIRT
APPLICATION: Sizes M-XL
PRICE: $19.95
Newly crowned 125cc West Coast SX Champ Ernesto Fonseca sports a new Enzo Racing t-shirt when he’s away from the track. Ernie’s skinny ass wears a size medium, but Enzo makes real men’s sizes, too. Call 714/754-7483.