and John wanted what Tom and
uncle Dan had. They wanted their
own family business. With the help
of Tom White’s relationships, going
back decades with White Brothers,
Kristin and John founded their own
company, which they named Dubya
USA—a play on the first letter of the
White Brothers logo.
“Dubya is only
five years old,
but John and
Kristen (as well
as their team
now have 2000
Dubya USA started out as the
exclusive importer of England’s
Talon hubs. This Anglo-American
relationship was not formed overnight, as Talon had a longstanding
relationship with its long-time U.S.
Dubya left the Yamaha YZ450F powerplant alone, but upgraded the clutch to a bulletproof Hinson unit.