UTV ACCESSORIES WE LIKE

-- From $11.99 and up -- There are all kinds of smart products available to accessorize you and your UTV. Here's a…

UTV TESTS

SPEED 77 WILDCAT XX

-- How Robby Gordon's Race Shop sets up a fast Cat -- Robby Gordon and Todd Romano built the stellar Textron…

RZR XP TURBO ‘32 COUPE

-- A UTV in disguise custom build -- Rugged Radios has come up with some really wild builds to showcase Rugged’s…

BUYER'S GUIDES

UTV HUNTING PRODUCTS

Subscribe Here For More UTV Action!! -- Guide to UTVs & accessories for hunting -- We’re big fans of…

UTV COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS

-- The right communication system can make a huge difference in the overall enjoyment factor of a day out on the…

12 Days of CanAm Christmas!

GIFTS FOR GEARHEADS The holiday shopping season is in full swing. Maybe you skipped Black Friday and didn’t take…

2019 YXZ1000R GETS PRICE REDUCTION

-- Starting at $18,999 -- PRESS RELEASE: Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, announces pricing and retail availability of the new 2019 YXZ1000R and YXZ1000R Sport Shift (SS) pure sport Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicles. The new 2019 models introduced in…

UTV TROUBLESHOOTER

"Your tech guy doesn't have a clue", by Sarge McCoy -- HOW HIGH CAN A RANGER JUMP? Dear Sarge, I have a Polaris Ranger. This past weekend I replaced a worn-out drive belt. Ever since then, when I put the Ranger in gear, it jumps either…

FUEL GRIPPER UTV TIRES & ANZA D918 BEADLOCK WHEELS

-- PRODUCT TEST, by UTV Action magazine -- Fuel Off-Road tires and wheels may be a new name to UTV enthusiasts, but it’s a well-known brand to truck fans. Fuel’s UTV tires and wheels bring fresh designs and high quality to the UTV market.…

YOU CAN DRIVE THE NEW HONDA TALON!–WHERE & WHEN!

UTV Action got to drive the new Honda Talon 1000R and 1000X and you can too! Honda has arranged demo ride opportunities all over the country, so make plans to be there! date range event / location event type activity product…

96 OCTANE UTV SPECIFIC FUEL FROM VP

By outperforming standard pump gas as it pertains to the fuels boiling point, UTV96 reduces the chance of harmful vapor locking in long, hot desert races and recreational outings.

TOP 24 TRAILERING TIPS

-- Inside info to make your hauling life easier -- As much fun as our UTVs are, they’re large vehicles, and most require trailering to the trailhead or riding area. Over the years we’ve learned a few trailering tricks, such as how to hook…

CAMOUFLAGE UTV BUYER’S GUIDE

-- The hottest new looks for 2019 -- Camouflage is much more than a fashion statement; for hunters, it’s a way of life. That is why every UTV manufacturer offers one or more camouflage patterns for 2019. Kawasaki has three camo…

HONDA PIONEER 1000-5 LE

-- The Talon's more civilized brother -- Honda has one of the most respected reputations for engineering and quality in motorsports, so we expect great things from its UTVs. This month we test Honda’s most expensive Pioneer, the 1000-5 LE…

CAN-AM MAVERICK SPORT TEST

-- V-twin 1000 woods machine -- Can-Am’s X3 is taking over the high-performance UTV world in the 64-inch- and 72-inch-wide segments. For the tight-woods guys, they have a 50-inch Maverick called the Trail, and it’s giving the RZR a run for…

CAN-AM MAVERICK X3 ACCESSORIES

-- New stuff available from Scosche -- When breaking into any new business, you want to showcase your products in the most practical way possible. In the off-road industry, one of the better ways to do this is with a show car. Scosche, a…

THE OTHER 2019 HONDA UTVs

-- There are more models than just the Talon -- For 2019 the Pioneer 1000 returns with six models—the Pioneer 1000-5; 1000-5 Deluxe and 1000-5 Limited Edition; and the Pioneer 1000, 1000 EPS and 1000 Limited Edition. The Pioneer 700…

Honda Talon Finally Revealed!

2019 Honda Talon For decades, Honda has set the standard for sport-oriented dirt bikes with its CR and CRF lineups, and more recently the Pioneer family has introduced unmatched capability to the multipurpose side-by-side category. Now,…

Yamaha XTReme Terrain Challenge Conquers Loretta Lynn Ranch

The Yamaha XTReme Terrain Challenge(XTR Challenge) presented by Yamalube took over Loretta Lynn Ranch this past weekend as Yamaha YXZ1000R and Wolverine SxS fans, family and friends converged for a weekend of outdoor adventures and…

DUNETECH OFF-ROAD RZR XP 4 TEST

-- A special look for a custom performance UTV build -- Cesar Ramos of Graham, Washington, won the UTV Takeover Show-n-Shine with this Dunetech Off-Road (DTO) 2015 RZR XP 4 1000, and we got a chance to check it out in the Oregon dunes.…

TROUBLESHOOTING YOUR UTV’S PROBLEMS

-- By Sarge McCoy -- FIGURING OUT ELECTRICAL ISSUES Dear Sarge, My hunting buddy has a Polaris RZR 800 with a starting problem. With the battery fully charged (13.76 VDC), he can turn on the key, and all the proper lights, etc. come on.…

WHY WE RIDE

-- A good collection of memories -- By Tim "Lumpy" Tolleson Four days after her 82nd birthday, my mom passed away of natural causes, survived by myself and my brother Tracy. Some of my fondest memories of her and my dad were of camping…

SHOCK THERAPY WILDCAT XX RIS/DRS UPGRADES

-- Testing an effective suspension improvement kit -- Shock Therapy was founded by a group of Trophy Truck, desert buggy and sand rail enthusiasts who switched gears to UTVs when desert-racing teams started using UTVs for pre-running and…

BALLISTIC D UNIVERSAL STEERING WHEEL

-- Testing a great product from Assault Industries -- Assault Industries’ Ballistic D universal steering wheel is a D-shaped, leather-covered wheel with an aluminum frame and a billet-aluminum center plate. The stitching on the leather…

MINT-CONDITION UTVS, AN ENDANGERED SPECIES

-- Fun machines actually get driven -- By Joe kosch Don’t say I didn’t warn you. Twenty years from now, when you’re recalling the great times you had enjoying your first UTV and you want to get a nice vintage version of it, or you’re…

USED UTV BUYER’S GUIDE

-- The best ones to look for & what you should pay -- UTVs have never been better, but the prices of new machines put the vehicles some people want out of their reach. Used UTVs are a great solution. There are good choices in every…

THE NEW DECEMBER ISSUE IS HERE!

-- IT'S ON SALE NOW AT YOUR LOCAL NEWSSTANDS -- You'll want to make sure you pick up a copy of UTV Action magazine's December 2018 issue. There is lots of good stuff inside you'll like. You can get it at your local stores, or you can…

TEXTRON HAVOC X TEST

-- A NEW PERFORMANCE VERSION OF THE STAMPEDE -- Crossover UTVs come with power and suspension you could only find on the most serious sport models not long ago, and they can work as hard as the best utility machines. Textron’s Havoc X is…

POLARIS RZR XP 1000 EPS

-- Testing the hottest non-turbo RZR -- With the high-performance Turbo wars raging, Polaris still has a strong following with the extreme-performance RZR XP 1000 EPS, so much so it serves as the base for the all-new single-seat RZR RS1…

WHERE TO STAY AT GLAMIS SAND DUNES

-- OR PISMO BEACH, OR OTHER DUNE AREAS -- Let's say you want to load up a big trailer full of UTVs and head to the miles and miles of sand dunes at Glamis in southern California. Well, you'll need a place to stay and there are no hotels…

UTV ACTION READERS’ RIDES

-- Taking a look at the typical UTVs people own -- Dave Cline, 2016 Polaris RZR 1000 Houston Klotz, 2016 Yamaha YXZ1000R Bob Devereaux, 2014 Kawasaki Teryx 4 Chuck Metcalf, 2016 Polaris General Dean Werges,…

ECONOMY UTV BUYER’S GUIDE

-- Lower priced models you should know about -- UTV Action’s “Economy UTV Buyer’s Guide” showcases machines that are surprisingly affordable, and many deliver extra performance or features for their price points. If you don’t think you can…

10 UTVs YOU DON’T SEE EVERY DAY

-- WILD, WEIRD, EXOTIC & EXTREME -- BMW UTV Is this proof that the German car company is going to start selling UTVs? No, this was built to show how automotive style body work could be made to fit existing UTVs and give them a…

CAN-AM DEFENDER HD10 UPGRADE

-- A clean, understated customization -- Can-Am's Defender models are becoming popular for people wanting to travel off-road, but not necessarily at turbo speeds. They're designed to be very practical for getting chores done around the…