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NUMBER ONE EXPO FOR SAND PRODUCTS

— Checking out the hottest stuff for 2020 — By the staff of Dirt Wheels Every year companies, vendors, gearheads, adventurers, drivers, riders, and racers come together in Costa Mesa, California, for the Sand Sports Super Show. The show includes everything geared towards the off-road world, but with a heavy emphasis on rides, equipment, apparel […]

OL’ RED ATV WASH

— Testing the spray on – rinse off formula — By the staff of Dirt Wheels Maintaining our favorite machines can be tough work. Before you can get to checking all the nuts and bolts, you have to rinse off the mud and dirt. There are many different cleaning products in our industry, yet some […]

TOP 10 4×4 ATV UPGRADES

— The right accessory parts make a difference — By the staff of Dirt Wheels Perhaps there are people who buy an off-road machine on a whim, but most of us need a reason, or even reasons, that we need or want it to justify the cost. From the moment that 4×4 quads hit the […]

GLOVE BUYER’S GUIDE

— Dexterity work gloves comfortable to drive or ride with — “Dexterity” derives from the Latin word “dexter,” which means “skill in performing tasks, especially with the hands.” We know this because Google told us so. But gloves are an important item to wear while wrenching, riding or driving. Only certain people can ride gloveless for a […]

FMF POWERCORE SYSTEM

— Testing a fast exhaust system at a good price — By the staff of Dirt Wheels, photos by Kyle Duffy The throaty rumble of a four-stroke 450 engine sporting an aftermarket exhaust is addicting. It doesn’t need to be loud to sound good, and the sound alone doesn’t complete the equation. More power and […]

YAMAHA ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN BIKE

— Testing an electro-assist vehicle — By the staff of Dirt Wheels Dirt Wheels doesn’t shy away from a challenge. Over the years we have placed some interesting machines in our magazine that may or may not be classified as ATVs or UTVs, but the title of the magazine is Dirt Wheels. Interpreted loosely, that […]

PELICAN 50QT ELITE COOLER

— Testing its insane ice retention — By the staff of Dirt Wheels The days of heat are finally winding down here in Southern California, which means instead of 105-degree averages, we are settling into the 80–90s. Coolers are always on hand when we go testing ATVs and UTVs. Some we take with us, while […]

O’NEAL SLAT HELMET

— Testing a light, easy and cool  UTV helmet — By the staff of Dirt Wheels O’Neal has been in the off-road apparel market for 50 years! In that time the company has come up with a lot of helmets. At one time what was then called “full-coverage” helmets and now 3/4 or open-face were […]

OGIO DAKAR 3L HYDRATION PACK

— Testing a worthy trail accessory — Water isn’t our favorite liquid to consume, but it is the most important and absolutely required to stay alive and keep having fun. Our favorite rides are long, all-day adventures over trails that are rarely explored and far away from camp. We require storage for tools, food and gear, […]

POLARIS RS1 UPGRADES

— Houser Racing improves the fast single-seater UTV — Houser Racing has been around for many years as a builder of go-fast parts for quads. They’re a favorite company that 450 riders go to for A-arms, steering stems, nerf bars and such. Houser Racing has also become a top aftermarket supplier of UTV parts and […]

SEALSAVERS PRO-SERIES COIL SAVERS

— Like a leather jacket for your shocks — PRODUCT EVALUATION by the staff of Dirt Wheels — One of the beauties of modern sport UTVs are those big, beefy and macho-looking shocks. Part of the cool factor is how those shocks are right at the corners of the machine, out in the elements and […]