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ON THE COVER:  A Rath Racing YFZ450R dominates this months cover. Below, the Knowls Family flys above a great sanddrag shot. Photos by Wyane Davis, Ron Lawson and Brett Sanderson.

Dirt Wheels October 2014

Sep 03, 2014Comments off399 Views

MACHINES 2015 HONDAS New Rubicon 500 and more Rancher updates YAMAHA’S FLAT TRACKER Built by Rath Racing CT RACING GETAWAY A RZR XP 1000 built

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VOLUME 34, NUMBER 6 JUNE 2014

May 12, 2014Comments off91 Views

MACHINES• 2014 450 TRAIL SHOOTOUT    The fastest quads in the tight woods• CAN-AM OUTLANDER 500 DPS    Top-of-the-line features without a high price• POLARIS RZR XP

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VOLUME 34, NUMBER 5 MAY 2014

Apr 16, 2014Comments off50 Views

MACHINES• JOSH ROW’S HONDA 450R    Another Kevin Avina masterpiece!• POLARIS SPORTSMAN ACE    Is it a quad with a steering wheel or a RZR?• HONDA FOREMAN

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VOLUME 34, NUMBER 4, APRIL 2014

Mar 19, 2014Comments off68 Views

INSIDE THIS ISSUE MACHINES    HONDA 150 SPORTA trick ride for trick kidsYAMAHA GRIZZLY 450Full of features without a full price tagHIGH-PERFORMANCE UTV SHOOTOUTCan-Am and Arctic

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VOLUME 33, NUMBER 7 JULY 2013

May 29, 2013Comments off55 Views

MACHINESSUZUKI KINGQUAD 750AXi 4X4Big power & great handling in the woodsHONDA 400XMid-priced machine that’s loaded with funCAN-AM COMMANDER 800 XTMore features than the MaverickPOLARIS OUTLAW

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VOLUME 31, NUMBER 8, AUGUST 2012

Jul 09, 2012Comments off52 Views

MACHINESBANSHEE 350 VS. RAPTOR 734Two versus four, old versus new—is technology making ATVs more fun?BRUTE FORCE 650 4X4Cheaper than the 750 and almost as fastPROJECT

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VOLUME 31, NUMBER 7, JULY 2012

May 23, 2012Comments off38 Views

MACHINES2012 KAWASAKI BRUTE FORCE 750 EPSWill power steering make it better than the rest?YAMAHA GYTR YFZ450RHopped-up quad right from the factory2012 ARCTIC CAT SPORT UTVMore

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VOLUME 32, NUMBER 6 JUNE•2012

May 04, 2012Comments off33 Views

MACHINESPROJECT YAMAHA RAPTOR 700Trinity motor mods, ITP tires and Houser nerfsPROJECT KINGQUAD 750More mileage, control and storagePITSTER PRO UTVMini machine for your preteenMODIFIED POLARIS RZR

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VOLUME 32, NUMBER 5 MAY•2012

Mar 20, 2012Comments off41 Views

ON THE COVER: This month’s main image is of Cody Standley struggling to hang on to the massive horsepower of the JSR Performance YFZ545 dune shredder.

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VOLUME 31, NUMBER 6, JUNE 2011

Jun 15, 2011Comments off43 Views

ON THE COVER: Yamaha’s Raptor 700 and Can-Am’s Outlander 800 clash in this month’s “Sport versus 4×4 Shootout.” Which is better: a sport or 4×4 ATV?

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VOLUME 31, NUMBER 8, AUGUST 2011

Jun 14, 2011Comments off38 Views

ON THE ­COVER: The Dirt Wheels crew splashed in the mud this month at round one of the Championship Mud Racing Series in Dozier, Alabama. Kymco’s

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VOLUME 31, NUMBER 7, JULY 2011

Jun 13, 2011Comments off35 Views

ON THE COVER: Kawasaki’s all-new Brute Force 750 graces this month’s cover for the first time using power steering. FST’s Brute Force has been turned into