Horsepower isn’t something you buy—you have to earn it. Anyone can throw money at a quad, and, occasionally, the results might be favorable. But, in
In the off-road world, the 450 business has taken a backseat lately to small big-bore 4x4s and the ultra-hot UTV market. However, according to Yamaha,
The elite division in the growing UTV world is the high-performance sport segment. They have the largest engines, the biggest horsepower numbers and the most
In the sport utility UTV world, the Polaris Ranger XP 900 and the John Deere Gator RSX850i are the newest challengers on the block. We
What could be better than a 107-horsepower RZR 1000? How about a 140-horsepower RZR? In truth, that’s only the beginning. It’s possible to push the
We repeatedly climbed this ugly stair-step section at varying speeds. It was rare to hear the full skid plate kiss the rock, and the Ace
The Dakar Rally is so absurd it verges on greatness. It is the most extreme off-road adventure in the world, combining speed, danger and fatigue,
Score International’s Baja 500 takes place every June across the deserts and over the mountains near Ensenada, Mexico. It’s the hardest desert race to win.
For every golden age there is an ice age. In sport ATV history, we know that well. Our golden ages have left behind treasures that
After years of designing innovative helmets for Moto GP road racing, the Italian company, AGV, decided to dip into the dirt side of head protection.
As part of the testing duties at Dirt Wheels, we have the opportunity to throw a leg over a variety of machines. From bone-stock new
There are a lot of very good but widely varying reasons to look for a new sport quad. We don’t all use our quads for