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now spends his time managing the Honda Off Road Race team, through his business, Johnny Campbell Racing (JCR). The JCR off-road race team consists of Kendall Norman, Colton Udall and Quinn Cody, and from time to time-Johnny Campbell himself. Making Great, Even Better… As one of the industry’s top development riders, Camp- bell has played a large role in the racing development of the CRF450X. His JCR team won the 2008 and 2009 SCORE 250, 500 and 1000 races, showing Honda that he knew what he was doing, and could help them refine the Honda CRF450X even more. We spoke with Johnny on our recent test evaluation of the 2012 Honda CRF450X and got some inside info on what he thinks about this all-around off road trail machine. DI: What single feature do you like the most on this bike and why? JC: I’d have to say that the four-stroke Unicam en- gine in the CRF450X is the single most important fea- DIRT ILLustrated \\\\\\ Vol. 1 + Issue 1 + Page 98