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HONDA TRX450R HOP-UP

Nov 08, 2014Comments off107 Views

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

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2014 450 TRAIL SHOOTOUT

Nov 07, 2014Comments off230 Views

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,

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WILDCAT VS. MAVERICK VS. RZR

Nov 05, 2014Comments off95 Views

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

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JOHN DEERE GATOR RSX850i VS. POLARIS RANGER...

Sep 14, 2014Comments off184 Views

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

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TURBO YOUR RZR

Sep 13, 2014Comments off154 Views

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

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2014 POLARIS ACE SPORTSMAN

Sep 11, 2014Comments off211 Views

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

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THE DAKAR RALLY

Sep 11, 2014Comments off124 Views

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,

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DUNCAN’S 450R RACER

Sep 10, 2014Comments off174 Views

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.

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SPORT QUAD ALMANAC

Sep 10, 2014Comments off204 Views

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

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AGV KARMA HELMET

Sep 10, 2014Comments off54 Views

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.

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XR650R BASED QUAD

Sep 08, 2014Comments off129 Views

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

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TRAIL SHOOTOUT: SUZUKI 400 VS YAMAHA 700

Sep 08, 2014Comments off168 Views

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