Browsing Tag

ATV comparison

2019 SUZUKI KINGQUAD 400 SHOOTOUT

By the staff of Dirt Wheels 2019 SUZUKI KINGQUAD 400 SHOOTOUT Sport quad riders love their manual transmissions because of the absolute control they give over your machine’s power output. Plus, they can be more fun to ride. 4x4 riders or ranch-goers tend to stick to automatic transmissions due to ease of use. Few 4x4 quads still offer manual shifting, but that is because customers demand automatic transmissions. Suzuki makes two 2019 KingQuad 400s. The ASi comes with a CVT automatic, and the FSi is a…

2020 4×4 SHOOTOUT

2020 4x4 SHOOTOUT By the staff of Dirt Wheels 2020 4x4 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 4x4 quads keep improving, but they don’t get the attention UTVs do as they get more popular. Reductions in marketing dollars mean it has gotten difficult to get enough of these big-bore brutes to perform shootouts. We managed to gather the Honda Rincon 680, Kawasaki Brute Force…

RAPTOR 700 vs. OUTLANDER 800

RAPTOR 700 vs. OUTLANDER 800 Can a big 4x4 quad hang with a fast sport quad through the woods? Can a fast sport quad run with a big 4x4 quad through mud and water? The Dirt Wheels crew set out to answer those questions in this sport versus 4x4 comparison. Although the shootout took place in our June 2011 issue, the information and results still hold true today. GET YOUR $25 GIFT CARD HERE> https://hi-torque.com/product/dirt-wheels-holiday/ To subscribe to Dirt Wheels Magazine in print or digital form…

USED 4×4 ATV BUYER’S GUIDE

By the staff of Dirt Wheels USED 4x4 ATV BUYER'S GUIDE Not everyone has a ton of money to go out and buy a new quad. We understand that many people rely on finding good deals on used ATVs. That's why we like to provide them with info on models that are a few years older. If you're in the market for a mid to big size 4x4 quad you'll certainly find a good price on a 2007 model. Without many hours on the clock, it should still have many miles left. So, of the machines from 12 years ago, which one would suit you the…