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PRODUCT EVALUATION: MOOSE RACING QUALIFIER PANTS AND JERSEY

Protection is important, but style doesn’t hurt By the staff of Dirt Wheels For 2022 Moose has created riding gear with a wide range of options in terms of style, color and performance. Whether you want bright and colorful, a retro look or stealthy dark colors, Moose really went all in on the design this year. […]

PRODUCT EVALUATION: MAXXIS ROXXZILLA

Like having suction cups for tires By Ray Gibb and the staff of Dirt Wheels Maxxis UTV tires cover an enormous range. Many of the tires fall in a middle area where they work well everywhere. At the ends of the spectrum are specialty tires. Maxxis’ Roxxzilla is as specialized as tires come. WHAT IT IS […]

QUIKSTEM EMERGENCY REPLACEMENT VALVE SYSTEMS

WHAT IT IS: Haltec’s QuikStem emergency replacement tire valve stem is a fast and inexpensive way to replace a rotten, broken or leaky Schrader valve on any UTV, ATV, hauler or trailer wheel. The QS-500 QuikStem valve will repair any tubeless tire in a matter of seconds without breaking the tire bead or removing the wheel, thus […]

PRODUCT EVALUATION: SUPERATV FLIP-DOWN WINDSHIELD

To air or not to air By the staff of Dirt Wheels There are all sorts of UTV windshields to choose from—options include material, with the big decision being some sort of plastic or glass; size, with the popular choices being half or full; and mounting style. Some mount permanently, while others disconnect and remove quickly […]

PRODUCT EVALUATION: TUSK MEGABITE TIRE AND UINTA BEADLOCK WHEEL

Attractive traction at a nice price By the staff of Dirt Wheels Rocky Mountain ATV/MC’s Tusk house-brand tires have been joined by the intermediate-terrain Megabite 8-ply radial tire for UTVs. Our test tires came in 32×10-15 mounted on Tusk Uinta 15×5 beadlock rims. If you buy tires and wheels together, they come mounted at no cost. […]

PRODUCT EVALUATION: TUSK UTV PROFILE ALUMINUM ROOF

Safety and shade By John Bumgarner and the staff of Dirt Wheels The Tusk UTV Profile aluminum roof is a great addition to any side-by-side vehicle. The aluminum top protects you and your passengers from the sun, and can keep you safe from Mother Nature’s harsh environment. WHAT IT IS Laser-cut from 0.10 aluminum with rolled […]

PRODUCT EVALUATION: SHELL 1-AMP BATTERY CHARGER & MAINTAINER

Support for your battery By the staff of Dirt Wheels   The Shell 1-amp battery charger & maintainer charges 12- and 6-volt batteries. It automatically detects the battery voltage, and is safe for charging lead-acid, flooded, gel, AGM, and lithium-ion batteries. This charger provides multiple levels of protection against short circuit, reverse polarity, over-temperature, defective battery, […]

PRODUCT EVALUATION: TUSK UTV PROFILE ALUMINUM ROOF

Safety and shade By John Bumgarner and the staff of Dirt Wheels The Tusk UTV Profile aluminum roof is a great addition to any side-by-side vehicle. The aluminum top protects you and your passengers from the sun, and can keep you safe from Mother Nature’s harsh environment. WHAT IT IS Laser-cut from 0.10 aluminum with rolled […]

TUSK REMOVABLE HALF WINDSHIELD

By the staff of Dirt Wheels TUSK REMOVABLE HALF WINDSHIELD With few exceptions, production UTVs don’t come with any protection in the front opening of the cockpit. When conditions are perfect, having all that air coming into the cockpit feels like a perfect plan. Let the weather change up, or get tired of the wind […]

TUSK CARGO BARRICADE

By the staff of Dirt Wheels TUSK CARGO BARRICADE Kawasaki’s Teryx KRX 1000 is a great UTV for trail work. In fact, it works so well that you will be tempted to ride farther than ever. Ride farther and longer, and you will want to bring more stuff! Kawasaki has planned the KRX cab with a […]

CARDO PACKTALK BOLD

By the staff of Dirt Wheels  CARDO PACKTALK BOLD Having the ability to communicate with other riders can be critical in some situations, but it makes riding with a companion more enjoyable in all situations. Engines are loud and helmets block out lots of noise, so it can be hard to hear a passenger who […]

OBOR BRAWLER TIRE

By the staff of Dirt Wheels with Steve Norr  OBOR BRAWLER TIRE Obor Tires has been building momentum in the ATV and UTV markets by innovating and releasing new tires. One of the latest for UTVs is the Brawler. It is so new that as this is written, the tire is available in only three […]