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2020 4×4 SHOOTOUT

2020 4×4 SHOOTOUT By the staff of Dirt Wheels 2020 4×4 SHOOTOUT As time rolls on, technology advances, but the realities of the off-road market mean that the best-selling machines get the tech and marketing dollars. That means that big 4×4 quads keep improving, but they don’t get the attention UTVs do as they get […]

HOW-TO RESTORE OLD PLASTIC

HOW-TO RESTORE OLD PLASTIC When you see a shiny ATV in the showroom, it’s like love at first sight. The light gleaming off the carefully sculpted curves of the plastic bodywork is like art. Then you ride it, and two weeks in, it looks like a tired old mule. We may be exaggerating that last […]

FIRST RIDE: KAWASAKI TERYX KRX 1000

By the staff of Dirt Wheels FIRST RIDE: KAWASAKI TERYX KRX 1000 We have been anxiously waiting for our turn behind the wheel of the recently announced Teryx KRX 1000. Kawasaki produced a remarkable desert test course for the drive. Thankfully, it wasn’t a fluffy, kiddy track, but one with fast smooth sections where we […]

FUTURE PREVIEW

By the Dirt Wheels staff FUTURE PREVIEW As we eagerly wait to drive the all-new KRX1000, Kawasaki showed us what the future looks like for this new machine. They revealed a fully built KRX with molded doors and HCR long-travel suspension. The new build also comes with 35″ tires, PRP seats, and an aftermarket cage. […]

NEW KAWASAKI TERYX KRX1000

Get ready to experience adventure like never before. The Kawasaki Teryx® KRX® 1000 sport side x side is engineered for high adrenaline adventures and conquering the toughest terrain.

KAWASAKI TERYX4 LE TEST

By the staff of Dirt Wheels KAWASAKI TERYX4 LE TEST Kawasaki has the longest history of any Japanese manufacturer when it comes to UTVs. Starting with the early Mule models and progressing to the evergreen Teryx line, Kawasaki has been a continuous and serious player in the category. It has been a while since there […]

RIDING WITH THE COOL GROUP

By Karel Kramer RIDING WITH THE COOL GROUP We all know at least one of “those” guys. The one that has to have all of the cool stuff on his quad or UTV. The colors are coordinated, the stickers are perfectly placed, the tire tread bristles with critically sharp edges, and the machine itself is […]

CVT BELT BUYER’S GUIDE

By the staff of Dirt Wheels CVT BELT BUYER’S GUIDE For a wide number of the most popular and best-selling ATVs and UTVs, the heart of the power delivery system is the CVT belt. There are a few extreme ATV riders who are hard on the CVT belts, but time and mileage are the most […]

TWO-STROKE QUAD SHOOTOUT

TWO-STROKE QUAD SHOOTOUT *Back in the June 1987 issue of Dirt Wheels, we did a comparison of the three hottest 250 quads you could buy at that time. Below is a reprint of that original article for your viewing pleasure. MORE ARTICLES YOU’LL LIKE: https://dirtwheelsmag.com/shootout-of-the-century/ https://dirtwheelsmag.com/25-years-ago-in-dirt-wheels/ https://dirtwheelsmag.com/shootout-1986-honda-trx250r-vs-lt250/ To subscribe to Dirt Wheels Magazine in print […]

ELKA LEGACY SUSPENSION TEST

By the staff of Dirt Wheels — ELKA LEGACY SUSPENSION TEST Most sport quad riders are weekend warriors who love upgrading their machines. One of the smartest purchases you can make is in the suspension department. A lot of riders think that adding power parts will make your quad faster. That can be true; however, […]

2020 KAWASAKI SPORT SXS DROPPING SOON!

2020 KAWASAKI SPORT SXS DROPPING SOON! Rumors of a new Kawasaki sport side-by-side have been circulating for quite a while now. But a new leaked video has officially spilled the beans. Kawasaki was planning to release the video tomorrow, so we will let you know if it comes with any more information. 2020 KAWASAKI SPORT […]