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BEST OF THE BEST FOR DP BRAKES

DP Brakes, world leader in sintered brake technology, has announced that they will again be sponsoring an impressive number of ATV/UTV riders and teams in 2019. Larry Mills, president of DP Brakes North America, said, “These outstanding riders continue to appreciate the high performance and impressive durability that DP Brakes offers...products that ultimately help place them consistently on top of the podium.” The following are the teams and riders that DP Brakes will be supporting in 2019: ATV MX Pro/Pro-Am…

CAN-AM WINS DAKAR AGAIN!

BRP’s Maverick X3 side-by-side  vehicle has won the 41st edition of the Dakar Rally in South America for the second year in a row. A popular choice for many racing teams, the Maverick X3 vehicle was dominant on the circuit, as nearly 80% of the vehicles racing in the SxS category were Maverick X3, proving Can-Am’s leadership in this category. Can-Am had more than 20 teams entered in the 2019 Dakar Rally, which lasted 11 days and featured a 5,000-kilometer course (around 3,100 miles) that started and ended in Lima, Peru.…

Dustin Jones Claims First Win of 2019 Season

S3 Racing Can-Am racer Dustin Jones piloted his Maverick X3 MAX Turbo R side-by-side vehicle to the UTV Turbo class win at the Best In The Desert season opener in Parker, Ariz. Jones, and co-pilot Dustin Henderson outlasted 60-plus entrants in their class to notch the victory. Can-Am racers Michael Isom (UTV Unlimited) and Beau Judge (Short Course) also earned overall class wins at the 2019 BITD Parker 250 event. “It’s awesome to start the Best In The Desert series and the desert-racing season with a Pro Turbo class win…

Who’s Up Next in the UTV World?

With the release of the new Honda Talon and recent rumors of Kawasaki following close behind, we've started to wonder what the next big thing will be for the UTV world. Will it be a Kawasaki sport model? Maybe a turbo or 4-seat Wildcat XX? An electric UTV that mimics engine noises for more fun? It's hard to predict what will be next for the offroad world, but a brand we didn't recognize popped up on our radar not too long ago. Rebel West Powersports out of Gilbert, AZ appears to be attempting to make their mark with a…

FIRST RIDE: HONDA TALON

We not only got a first look at both Talon models, but we were able to take each out for a ride in the California desert in order to give our readers some insight. They were worth the wait.

2018 Polaris Gift Guide

This holiday season give the gift of the ultimate off-road experience with Polaris’ 2019 line-up. Polaris, the industry leader in off-road vehicles, has unveiled their 2019 vehicle lineup which includes the RANGER XP 1000, RZR XP 4 Turbo S, Sportsman XP 1000 and the GENERAL 4 1000 EPS RIDE COMMAND Edition. There is sure to be something for everyone this holiday season including the gnarliest ride for the adventure seeker, outdoor enthusiast, blue collar worker, or adrenaline junkie. Polaris even has something for kids with…

2019 Wildcat XX Updates!

Key Features Three-cylinder 998cc DOHC naturally aspirated 4-stroke engine with EFI delivers 130-hp performance, ultra-quick response and maximum durability. • The wishbone-style, trailing arm rear suspension delivers race-proven performance throughout its 18 inches of travel, with an 80 percent reduction in track width change compared to other designs. • Double A-arm front suspension features unequal length A-arms for optimal wheel camber through the full 18-inch range of travel, resulting in maximum handling and…

Yamaha Announces 10 Year Belt Warranty

Yamaha recently announced a 10-year warranty on its Ultramatic® automatic transmission belts for all new 2019 ATV and Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicles that are Assembled in the USA. “We’ve always said Yamaha’s ATV and Side-by-Side vehicles are Proven Off-Road and Real World Tough, and we’re backing up those claims with the industry’s first 10-year belt warranty,” said Mike Martinez, Yamaha’s vice president of ATV / SxS group operations. “This is an unprecedented move in the off-road industry, meant to provide the highest level…

2019 Textron Havoc Models!

KEY FEATURES 100-HP Twin Cylinder SOHC EFI Engine • 67-ft.-lbs. of Torque • FOX 2.5 Podium QS3 Shocks (X Model) • On-Demand AWD • Customizable Speed Controller • Standard Electronic Power Steering • Standard Full Doors • Four-Wheel Double-A-Arm Suspension • Front and Rear Sway Bars • Class-Leading 24-cu.-ft. of Storage with Extended Cab • 2,000-lb of Towing and a 600-lb Capacity Tilt Bed • Best-in-Class 13 inches of Ground Clearance • Fast-N-Latch Bed Storage System • 28-in ITP Ultracross Tires (X and…

2019 POLARIS RANGER XP 1000 CREW

-- MORE THAN JUST A WORKHORSE -- NEWS FROM POLARIS: The all-new RANGER CREW XP 1000 builds on the legendary ride and handling RANGER is known for. It boasts up-to 13 inches of class-leading ground clearance and more durable, 27-inch, 6-ply tires to conquer the toughest terrain. With an unrivaled 11 inches of suspension travel courtesy of RANGER CREW-specific shocks, the ride stays ultra-smooth even when the land is not. Thanks to a 10-percent tighter turning radius and standard EPS, drivers can navigate tight confines with…