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PROJECT ATV : RACE-READY YFZ450R

Mike Sloan’s WORCS champion By the staff of Dirt Wheels What it takes to be a champion: skill, talent, strength, commitment, motivation, courage, endurance and much more. That’s the stuff WORCS 2018 ATV Pro Championship winner Mile Sloan is made of. However, some of the most crucial aspects of a pro racer’s program are a machine […]

VINTAGE & 2-STROKE STORIES IN ONE PLACE

Vintage builds and old 2-stroke ATV and three wheelers of every brand are all the rage these days. Saving this part of history is not only fun but necessary because machines like the Quadzilla, the Banshee and Hondas 250R most likely will never be made again. There are still plenty of these machines out there […]

PROJECT ATV: DUNCAN DUNER

CHECK OUT THE NEW DUNCAN RACING WEBSITE!   TRX470R sand slinger By the staff of Dirt Wheels We never fully understood the vastness of gravity’s effect on the inhabitants of this rotating ball of land and water that we call Earth. That was until we felt the pull of mystic wind-blown peaks and the sharp ridges […]

Radical Yamaha Blaster Build!

Hunter Lovelace hails from Muskoka Canada and likes to build brilliant old school custom ATVs. He took one of his old prized machines, a 1988 Yamaha Blaster, and decided to rebuild it better than before for his younger brother. A lot of the parts that Hunter installed are near impossible to find these days and […]

RETURN OF THE HONDA TRX450R

— Making this popular quad new again — By the staff of Dirt Wheels, Photos by Pat “Ride in focus” Carrigan There is no doubt that Duncan Racing International (DRI) helps breed winners. Erin Simmons relies on the DRI team of Loren and Leonard Duncan to build and prep his AZOP championship-winning Honda TRX450R. Going […]

Quadzilla vs. LT-R450: Duncan Racing Suzukis

— 2-stroke vs. 4-stroke blast from the past — Dune season is right around the corner. We know you’re itching for cooler weather so you can migrate back into the desert. Now is the time to polish that chrome, freshen that engine and get out your flags. To go along with this theme, we thought […]

PROJECT YAMAHA YFZ450R

— Built to beat Baja — By the staff of Dirt Wheels We are fortunate enough to find ourselves around some of the most epic ATV builds in the business, and this Baja Yamaha YFZ450R is one for our record books. Pro-Am WORCS racer Ricardo Gonzalez wanted to switch gears and race the wilds of […]

PROJECT YAMAHA YFZ450R

— Duncan Racing is at it again —  By the staff of Dirt Wheels, Photos by Pat Carrigan —   Duncan Racing International (DRI) is a company known for building great products and building up ATVs to handle the harshness of racing in all different disciplines. One well-known racing series on the West Coast is […]

25 YEARS AGO IN DIRT WHEELS

— Remember the Mickey Thompson Grand Prix Series? — It was quite a sight as you sat there watching from a comfortable seat. A pack of quads and riders lined up on the starting line, revving the engines of their finely tuned machines. Then, they’d all take off in a roar racing to the first […]

DUNCAN RACING STEERING STABILIZER

— Their GPR unit is the hot ticket for sport quads — One of the things that can tire you out on a ride is the handlebars twitching back and forth. This is especially true with high-performance quads with wider A-arms and long travel suspension. As you’re moving quickly down a trail the front tires […]

TOP PROJECT ATVs

The Dirt Wheels crew will ride a box-stock quad for awhile, but then we start thinking about ways to improve its performance. Building project quads is a way of life for us. Here is a list of some that made it into the Dirt Wheels Project Quad Hall of Fame. Click on the links above […]