WHAT IT IS: Shock Therapy is a company run by dedicated off-road racers specializing in Trophy Truck and Class 1 and 10 buggy suspension. Shock Therapy branched out into UTV suspension as more racing teams began using UTVs for
FASTEST UTV… BEFORE THE RZR 800 CAME OUT. You do remember the Rhino, right? It was the machine that got people interested in sporty UTVs. Back in those days the UTV Action crew was building project Rhinos
Yamaha’s Wolverine line grew to five models for 2017, with the original $10,999 base model and $12,199 R-Spec ($12,799 for the Camo version) being joined by the new Wolverine EPS, R-Spec EPS and R-Spec EPS Special Edition.
To most UTV enthusiasts, a RZR 1000 is the RZR XP 1000—the 110-horsepower, 64-inch-wide, high-performance beast. There’s another RZR 1000 you need to know about—the 100-horsepower, 60-inch-wide RZR S 1000. WHAT’S NEW FOR 2017? —Front and
Honda’s Pioneer 500 is known as one of the most fun small UTVs for a number of reasons, but the biggest is its paddle-shift five-speed transmission. It may sound strange, but adding the option not to shift
— UTV ACTION TEST — Polaris rocked the UTV world with the General 1000 for 2016, and the cross-over UTV combines the “hardest-working, smoothest-riding” reputation of Rangers with all-out performance of the sport RZR S 1000. Generals
— TEST — Pure Polaris Accessories has your RZR XP 1000 or Turbo (#2879373) and RZR XP 4 (#2879949) covered with its new Trailerable Cover. The black, tight-fitting cover protects your RZR XP from UV rays, dirt,
— TEST– The K&N AirCharger intake is a complete replacement intake system and airbox for the Polaris RZR XP 1000 or XP Turbo. It is designed to increase horsepower via increased airflow without sacrificing filtration. The complete
Yamaha is offering enthusiasts several more choices with its 2017 sport, recreation and utility UTV line—from the YXZ1000R and Sport Shift Special Editions with Fox X2 shocks to the Wolverine and Viking Special Editions. We’ll test the
WHAT IT IS: AMS’ 30-inch Radial Pro tire is a heavy-duty, off-road-ready tire at a very reasonable price. Vision 550 wheels are a high-quality aluminum ATV and UTV wheel built to handle the loads of larger ATVs
— Yes, it is indeed fast! — Polaris introduced the first single-seat 4×4 sport UTV with the 2014 Sportsman Ace 325, and the Ace evolution and revolution continues with the 2017 model year. Polaris dropped the “Sportsman”
WARNING: Much of the action depicted in this magazine is potentially dangerous. Virtually all of the riders seen in our photos are experienced experts or professionals. Do not attempt to duplicate any stunts that are beyond your own capabilities. Always wear the appropriate safety gear.
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