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UTV Tests Category

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UTV TEST: POLARIS ACE 900 SP

Jun 07, 2016Comments off2533 Views

By the staff of Dirt Wheels When Polaris released the original Ace, we couldn’t decide if it was an ATV with a roll cage and

The Kawasaki Teryx has a great 4x4 system that works well in all different types of terrain. Even in the snow, the Teryx tended to always grab traction, and the front differential lock was only needed occasionally.

Testing the 2016 Kawasaki Teryx

May 18, 2016Comments off6700 Views

The Kawasaki Teryx may not be the top choice to blast through the desert at high speeds or sling sand at the dunes, but it

Cornering the General was easy and had a minimal roll feeling due to a front stability bar in the suspension.

2016 Polaris General 1000 Full Test

May 03, 2016Comments off9475 Views

We tested the $19,999 2016 Polaris General 1000 EPS Deluxe, which has a lot of great features. The base-model General starts at $15,999 and has

Yamaha’s YXZ1000R corners a lot flatter than the RZR XP 1000. You can feel the body roll in the RZR more even though this model has standard front and rear sway bars.

SHOOTOUT: Polaris RZR XP 1000 vs. Yamaha YX...

Apr 20, 2016Comments off16747 Views

Since Yamaha discontinued the Rhino in 2011, Polaris has had an easy time getting to the top of the sport UTV category. Sure, there has

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2016 Polaris RZR Turbo Review

Apr 15, 2016Comments off4777 Views

The release of the 2016 Polaris RZR XP Turbo raises the bar in several areas. One, at a claimed 144 crank horsepower, the RZR Turbo

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Yamaha YXZ1000R vs. Polaris RZR XP 1000R...

Mar 22, 2016Comments off5341 Views

The Yamaha YXZ1000R goes head to head with Polaris’ RZR XP 1000. Which machine do you think will out perform the other? Find out soon

The handling on the Pioneer is predictable and smooth. It doesn’t pitch hard into corners and has a smooth and controllable power

UTV TEST: 2016 Honda Pioneer 1000 & 10...

Mar 09, 2016Comments off9019 Views

As the UTV market continues to flourish with an abundance of machines that have new and exciting features, Honda released their 2016 Pioneer 1000 and

Can-Am outfitted the Defender with driver and passenger side nets to help keep your body parts inside the vehicle. The nets are secured to the cage and floorboards and have a quick-release clip for easy access in and out of the machine.

UTV TEST: Can-Am Defender

Feb 26, 2016Comments off4418 Views

In the last decade Can-Am has made a big push to be the performance leader in both ATVs and UTVs. They were the first to

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SHOOTOUT: Can-Am Turbo Maverick 1000 vs. Po...

Feb 19, 2016Comments off20729 Views

There’s a war going on between two companies located high up in North America—Can-Am and longtime rival Polaris. Both have great products—from their entry-level ATVs

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UTV TEST: Polaris RZR S 1000

Feb 03, 2016Comments off4666 Views

As part of Polaris’ planet domination, they do not only want to have machines better than their competition, they want to offer a machine for

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UTV TEST: Hisun Strike 250

Dec 16, 2015Comments off7055 Views

The UTV world is booming from the top down. The 1000cc machines get the most fanfare. The 50-inch-wide ones are the best sellers, and dealers

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SHOOTOUT UTV: Arctic Cat Sport 700 vs. Kawa...

Nov 30, 2015Comments off11817 Views

The mid-sized performance UTV category is growing. In the last year, both Yamaha and Arctic Cat developed machines to go against the Polaris RZR S.