2020 ATV BUYER’S GUIDE: 4X4

By the staff of Dirt Wheels ARCTIC CAT ALTERRA 570 Arctic Cat is back! Textron owns the company, but the historic brand name is back with machines that are trail-ready. The Alterra 570 has independent front and rear suspension sporting 10 inches of travel at each corner to smooth out terrain. Cargo racks and towing capability make it a great worker. An EPS version is available. Engine type: Liquid-cooled, SOHC, 4-stroke, Displacement: 545cc, Transmission: CVT w/ reverse, Final drive: Shaft, Fuel…

Beau Baron Takes WORCS Pro ATV Win at Opener

Beau Baron fought through pain to get a jump on defending his 2019 Pro ATV title winning the season opening round of the Rocky Mountain ATV MC WORCS Series presented by Polaris RZR and Dirt Wheels. The event was held at Buffalo Bill’s Resort and Casino. Mike Sloan finished second, ahead of Evan Spooner. Logan Huff and 2019 Pro-Am titleholder Ricardo Gonzalez completed the top five. Kenny Sanford won the Pro-Am race. The event was held on the combined off-road, endurocross, and short course track in the desert town on…

2020 ATV BUYER’S GUIDE: SPORT

By the staff of Dirt Wheels Dirt Wheels started 40 years ago featuring the best handlebar-controlled three- and four-wheeled machines in the industry. We haven’t let that tradition go, and neither have the great ATV manufacturers in our industry. We put together 100 machines, and their variations, from 14 different companies in this “2020 Buyer’s Guide.” Can-Am and Polaris keep things interesting with the most available models in their lines. Polaris shocked the industry by announcing the impressively wide and…

TRICK KTM TRIKE CONVERSION

Michael Noska owns 220 Trikes LLC and produces some of the coolest three-wheel conversions around. This model started life as a 2018 KTM 450xc-f. A kit from 220 was utilized to transform the two wheel dirt bike into a three-wheel fun machine. These parts included triple clamps, subframe and much, much more. Plastics and a seat from KTM's short lived ATV lineup was used to make this machine look seamless, along with an ATC front fender. 220 added custom triangular foot pegs, but kept the stock KTMs air box intake…

WORCS ROUND 1: HAAGSMA TAKES PRO STOCK SXS

WORCS Season Opener: David Haagsma was able to cruise through the first round of WORCS this weekend in Primm Nevada. Haagsma was racing his Polaris RS1 build and took first in the SXS Pro Stock class. He also has a new Polaris RZR XP Pro build ready to go for the 2020 season. 1 422 David Haagsma 2 35 Chris N. Johnson 3 93 Matthew Hancock 4 549 Beau P. Baron 5 5 Shelby Anderson

ROXOR: NEW 2020 MODEL

The ROXOR evolves with the introduction of new styling, new gearing, and a flood of new accessories in 2020;

2020 DAKAR RALLY UTV & QUAD RESULTS

2020 marked the first year that the UTV class of Dakar was won by an American. Casey Currie took first place in a Monster Energy Can-Am Maverick. Another American team placed in the top ten for 2020, also from team Can-Am. Although there were no Americans ranked in the quad class, the fact that these racers were able to complete this monumental race deserves to be recognized.

FIRST 107-HORSEPOWER & HYBRID POWERED ATVs!

Segway has jumped into the 4x4 ATV market with their 2-up Snarler lineup. Models include a hybrid 570 that utilizes an electric motor for added acceleration, and a 1000cc version that produces 107-horsepower.

Yamaha’s Outdoor Access Initiative Reaches Over $4 Million

Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative Awards Over $115,000 in Third Quarter Yamaha Eclipses $4 Million in Aiding Land Access for Outdoor Recreation Since Inception MARIETTA, Ga. – January 15, 2020 – Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, announces it is awarding more than $115,000 to nine organizations, bringing Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative’s (OAI) funding total to $4 million in grants since 2008. Together with public land managers, Yamaha Motorsports dealers, and thousands of outdoor enthusiasts, Yamaha OAI supplies much-needed…