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YAMAHA YFZ450R NERFS FROM PRO ARMOR

YAMAHA YFZ450R REVOLUTION NERF BARS Never before has a nerf bar been able to accomplish so much.  Pro Armor’s All New Revolution™ nerf bars are by far the best ever designed and developed.  The Revolution™ allows you to run metal heel plates or heel guard nets.  By simply and quickly removing the 8 bolts you […]

PRODUCT EVALUATION: ATV RAMP XTENDER; Two tools in one

These ramps individually have an impressive 2000-pound load rating. The center rungs have traction groves to prevent slipping while the strap provide even more safety. (Inset) We use our pickups to the fullest everyday. Any type of bed extender is a welcomed tool, but one that doubles as a set of ramps is an added […]

TERRY CABLE DUAL GASSER: THUMB/TWIST THROTTLE

COMBINING THUMB AND TWIST IN ONE There are two distinct camps when it comes to operating an ATV’s throttle. The traditional thumb throttle jockeys are happier using the regulation thumb throttles that come on all standard issue ATVs. But there is also a camp that prefers the action and control of a motorcycle-type twist throttle. […]

ITP SS ALLOY WHEELS: New dimensions and a retro look

You can’t accuse ITP of resting on their past accomplishments. They have always been at the forefront of ATV tire technology and trends. With the release of their latest product, the same can be said. This new product is actually two products; wheels. Called the SS Alloy line, these new wheels have an appearance you […]

THOR HERO GOGGLES

THEY COULD BE YOUR HERO, BABY! Check these out! Thor, the popular motocross gear company, introduced their newly designed and developed Hero goggles to their 2007 lineup, and we got a chance to take them for a spin, or a look-through. Every detail of these new goggles has been gone through and developed by some […]

ACCESSORIZING YOUR UTV: MTA RHINO

ONE-STOP SHOPPING FOR YOUR SIDE-BY-SIDE To say that Yamaha’s Rhino has taken off in the ATV world is wildy understating the case. There are now all manner of hop-up shops, scattered all over the country, that cater to this highly popular side-by-side off-road vehicle. MTA, or Motorcycle Tires and Accessories, is a   huge tire and […]

WORKS PERFORMANCE BLACK WIDOW SHOCKS: Ready to race

In 1973, Works Performance Products began producing  their own brand of unique off-road shocks. Their steady line of off-road performance shocks for motorcycles, ATVs, street bikes and custom cruisers have earned them a solid reputation for quality and craftsmanship  in the suspension market.  NOT A ONE SIZE FITS ALL COMPANYFor over three decades that’s been […]

PRODUCT EVALUATION: MOTOX NUTRITION; Improving your results

Kawasaki’s Josh Creamer started using MXN products before the 2008 racing season. He not only took his KFX450R to a hard-fought fifth overall finish in the ATVA MX Nationals, he was also known as one of the best-conditioned racers of last year. Associate Editor Brad Howe hit the starting line with all three Polaris Outlaws […]

PRODUCT EVALUATION: AXO RIDE GEAR; Compression fabric under jersey

For 30 years AXO has been an industry leader in footwear, clothing and protective apparel for the motorsport industry. Today, AXO provides ATV enthusiasts with gear from head to toe, and they also have affordable choices in boots and helmets as well. For 2009, AXO developed a jersey that incorporates a compression style fabric underneath. […]