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ALL NEW WILDCAT XX WITH 125 HP

Apr 19, 2017Comments off1250 Views

Here is the first report of the new Wildcat XX that Arctic Cat just released. We have a Dirt Wheels crew member heading back to

These three machines share a great deal in common—engine size, suspension travel and a high fun factor. All are high-performance machines, but they each have a very different and unique performance envelope. The Polaris rocks in rocks and technical driving; the Yamaha has the most top-end power and the chassis to use it; and the Arctic Cat flat smokes it through the rough and whoop sections.

SHOOTOUT: ARCTIC CAT WILDCAT X LTD vs. POLA...

Apr 19, 2017Comments off1266 Views

Happiness is finding the right tool for the job By the staff of Dirt Wheels     On paper this comparison looked like a great

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I ROLLED MY QUAD & NOW IT WON’T ...

Apr 18, 2017Comments off671 Views

BOSS McKANNICK TO THE RESCUE: Dear Boss, I have a Kawasaki KFX450 and recently I rolled it down a hill. Nothing was broken but it

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PROJECT ATV: Budget KFX 450 Build

Apr 17, 2017Comments off3925 Views

On paper, the KFX looks as if it should be near the top of the performance 450 pile and perhaps first for some applications such

Though the Pioneer’s track is as narrow as a quad, the interior is comfortable for two, and it has a robust safety cage, seat belts, doors and window nets for safety.

UTV TEST: HONDA PIONEER 500 AUTOMATIC

Apr 17, 2017Comments off447 Views

Big fun in a small package By the staff of Dirt Wheels     Honda’s Pioneer 500 is like the secret side-by-side. We don’t see many

This Deluxe model gets aluminum wheels with Maxxis tires wrapped around them. Electronic power steering helps the Honda turn easier.

ATV TEST: HONDA FOREMAN RUBICON DELUXE

Apr 12, 2017Comments off596 Views

The right Honda for the job By the staff of Dirt Wheels     In this wild world of high-powered off-road toys, sometimes our interests are

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PROJECT RAPTOR 734 GETS 76 HP!

Apr 11, 2017Comments off4543 Views

  We like to cover the spectrum of affordability with our projects. Some, like our Honda 400X, are affordable, easy and very effective. For our

A driver slightly over 6 feet tall will fit in the tiny Sector, but there isn’t much room left over. The tiny machine handled this steep descent with no problem.

UTV TEST: 2017 HISUN SECTOR 250

Apr 10, 2017Comments off788 Views

A mini-me UTV for work and play By the staff of Dirt Wheels     Despite the fact that the Sector 250 is the smallest and most

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GET A NEW WILDCAT 1000X FOR $11,999

Apr 07, 2017Comments off963 Views

Arctic Cat recently announced its No Brainer sales event for UTVs and ATVs with discounts up to $7700 dollars on some models! The sales event’s

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YAMAHA PROVIDES ACCESS TO RIDING AREAS

Apr 06, 2017Comments off491 Views

Yamaha’s Outdoor Access Initiative is their community service program  guaranteeing responsible access to our nation’s land for outdoor enthusiasts. Through this program, Yamaha has directly

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2017 RZR XP 1000 BUILD

Apr 06, 2017Comments off992 Views

Here’s a new 2017 Polaris XP 1000 that’s been given a healthy amount of modifications and bolt-on accessories. For more power it has a Trinity

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SPECIAL-BUILT MONSTER MUD QUADS

Apr 05, 2017Comments off804 Views

  Big wheels, big tires and lift kits come in handy when trying to ride across swampland. With the extra weight of those components and