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TUESDAY TREAD: RP Advanced Delta FX Sand Tire

In the January 2015 issue, right before the start of the winter dune season, we featured a buyer’s guide for UTV sand tires. One brand and style that stood out the most was the military-spec RP Advanced Delta FX Dune tire. This tire package included paddles on all four tires instead of just in the […]

TUESDAY TREAD: Moto Race Tire Hammer on OMF HP1 wheels

The tire wars are going full steam ahead right now. We are not talking about 18-inch MX tires or big lugged mud tires; these are 30-inch UTV tires. The most popular aftermarket tire choice for the 1000 high-performance sport machine is 30×10-14. However, some of us don’t like to follow the norm, and so we […]

TUESDAY TREAD: BFGOODRICH KR2

UTV desert tires from a car tire company By the staff of Dirt Wheels BFGoodrich (BFG) has a long, impressive history in four-wheel off-road racing. Until recently, BFG only had tires for cars and trucks, but that has changed. UTV drivers can tap into that BFG history and racing success. BFG’s UTV tires only come in […]

TUESDAY TREAD: AMS Radial Pro UTV Tires

    Eventually, everyone will want new tires on their UTVs, and when they do, there is always the question of, which ones do I buy? A lot of factors come into play when choosing the right tires to better suit your driving style and terrain. Recently, we tested a set of the AMS Radial […]

TUESDAY TREAD: SKAT‑TRAK MOHAWK SAND TIRES

— Steering in the right direction, By the staff of Dirt Wheels — We love riding in all types of terrain—from rocky mountains to wooded forests all the way to towering sand dunes. There is something special about floating across massive mounds of powdery sand with the sultry sound of an ATV engine roaring away. Tires are […]

TUESDAY TREAD: STI CHICANE RX

A NEW TIRE FOR PERFORMANCE UTVS The UTV tire market is hot. Most high-performance UTV owners are choosing to increase their machine’s tire size when switching to aftermarket meats. The most popular size is 30 inches tall on either a 14- or 15-inch wheel. So, this month we spent some time with a new STI […]

TUESDAY TREAD: Arisun XC Tires

Arisun is an up-and-coming tire manufacturer specializing in the offroad industry for ATVs and UTVs. We got our hands on a set of their XC Plus sport quad tires to put through their paces. Running the right kind of off-road rubber on your machine can be the difference between winning a race or schooling your […]

TUESDAY TREAD: ITP Ultracross R Spec Tire

It’s taking the tire companies some time to get the UTV market figured out. Ten years ago, they were just selling ATV tires to customers buying and using the much heavier UTVs. It didn’t take long for both customers and tire companies to figure out they needed a stronger product. Now we are in a […]

TUESDAY TREAD: SEDONA TIRE & WHEEL KIT

Yamaha has some really light wheel and tire combos as standard equipment on the Grizzly line. So light, in fact, that the wheels became a liability on our test 700. Rocky trails left almost every wheel with a suspect smile in it at some point, and one was even rubbing on the brake. In an […]

TUESDAY TREAD: GBC XC Master Tire Test

Since the release of the X-Rex tire from GBC, we have always been impressed with the superior traction and durability of it for sport ATVs. Over the last year, we have been testing a set of the updated and renamed version of the X-Rex, the XC Master. This six-ply tire is available in rear sizes […]