News Release: Dunes Law Breakers–Feb 13

U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management For Immediate Release: February 12, 2002 CA-610-02-26 Contact: Stephen Razo   909-697-5217; Doran Sanchez, 909-697-5220 Dunes Law Breakers Will Face Full Extent of the Law A…
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MIKE PENLAND’S RIDING TIPS–JAN 3

Mike Penland has won more Cross Country 4x4 National titles than Gary Denton has won GNC MX & TT titles. With nine National championships to his name, the plucky Rabun Gap, Georgia, native has earned product endorsement deals and name…
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LRV’S IN AFGHANISTAN–NOV 20

Back in our Feb. 1998 issue we did a story on the Marine Corps Light Recon Vehicle or LRV, which is basically an overgrown dune buggy with a .50-cal. machine gun on the roof. These off-road vehicles were designed to be used for long-range…
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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CLUTCHES

Your clutch is a very important component of your ATV. It transfers the engine's power from the crankshaft to the transmission. There are two main types of clutches on today?s ATVs, automatic and manual. The clutch system you need to pay…
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ACTION PROGRAM PROTECTS PUBLIC LANDS–SEPT 24

The off road community has a fierce new weapon in the fight to keep our public lands open. The Action Program, a team effort between vehicle manufacturers, retailers, customers and land access groups was formed to provide national…
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NEW YAMAHA 4×4 IN THE WORKS

Dirt Wheels industrial spies have informed us that Yamaha will not be sitting still with the release of Kawasaki's new 650cc V-twin powered Prairie 4x4. We have heard that they are planning an early summer release of an all new…
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BANSHEE THREE-WHEELER–APRIL 3

Mark Breiner of Palm Harbor, Florida, was a big-time three-wheeler fan back in the days and owned just about every high-performance model at one time or another. When his son wondered what three-wheelers would be like if they still made…
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POLARIS ANNOUNCES KIDS CLUB

Polaris Industries has launched a first-of-its-kind owners club designed exclusively for kids. Modeled after their PRO (Polaris Registered Owners) program for adult riders, The PRO Club Go! provides youngsters with regular newsletters…
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How To Tackle Trail Obstacles At Speed-June’99

Pennsylvania's Barry Hawk has been the undisputed king of the ATV cross-country racing world for the past six seasons. His points championships and dozens of overall race wins can mean only one thing?he knows how to tackle the toughest…
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HOW TO RIDE IMPOSSIBLE OBSTACLES

Anyone who likes smooth, straight trails please raise your hand. We don't imagine yours is going up, is it? Most of the ATV riders we meet on the trail love it when there?s a little challenge to a section. A tricky rut, a small log, some…
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How To Win At Cross Country-May ?99

Some folks consider cross-country events to be the purest form of ATV racing. Rather than racing for 15 or 20 minutes around a man-made motocross course or the groomed speedway-like surface of TT tracks, a cross- country race takes place on…
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DUNE RIDING TIPS

Wintertime for ATV riders in southern California means dune time! One of the most popular areas is the sandy deserts of the Imperial Sand Dunes near the town of Glamis, down by the Mexico and Arizona borders. During the summer it gets way…
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