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Rath Racing quadruple cylinder 2-stroke built for pulling.

We know this doesn’t have anything to do with a UTV or ATV, but it does have four-wheels; right?! Plus, the “Just Maybe” tractor built by Daryl Rath (owner of Rath Racing) and his late father has a twin 800cc and a twin 700cc Polaris snowmobile two-stroke engines side by side making it a quadruple cylinder!


A 500cc hybrid monster By the staff of Dirt Wheels Yet another fire-breathing, torque-churning monster machine has come to life in the depths of Daryl Rath’s compound. Daryl leaned on his skill and expertise, as well as his expert staff to bring to life a hybrid—a Yamaha YFZ450R endowed with a Suzuki LT500R two-stroke power plant. […]


By Staff of Dirt Wheels Photos by Wayne Davis Photography HUSQVARNA 3-WHEELER PROJECT A Husqvarna 3-wheeler? No such thing, good sir! Husky doesn’t dip a toe too far in the waters of three and four-wheeled off-road machinery. So, how did this trike come about, you ask? Daryl Rath, the owner of Rath Racing, likes to […]


A TRX450R/CRF250R hybrid/quad takes on TT racing By the staff of Dirt Wheels       When we think of hybrid quads, those thoughts take us back to the late ‘90s and early 2000s when there was an odd transition going on in ATV racing. We’re talking about a time before quads like the LT-Z400, YFZ450, […]


Since its first year of production in 1999, Honda’s TRX400EX has a reputation for being one of the most durable and fun sport ATVs of all time. The design of the TRX hasn’t changed too much in its lifetime because it never needed to. The air-cooled four-stroke engine is practically bulletproof, the lack of liquid […]

PROJECT ATV: Desert Dueler Honda Tank

Themed race machines are common in both monster truck and boat racing, but it’s not really heard of in the ATV world. That is until we ran into Fasst Company’s Colt Brinkerhoff. For the 2013 National Hare and Hound season, Brinkerhoff contested the season on board a nicely styled, John Deere-themed Honda TRX450R. Not only […]