STEERING WHEEL BUYER’S GUIDE

-- Here are the top aftermarket models you should know about -- The first time you drive with an aftermarket steering wheel, you’ll want one. Stronger, race-quality wheels give you more direct steering feel without the flex some stock wheels have and the added style of high-quality materials and finishes. Aftermarket wheels also offer more comfortable shapes and grip surfaces. Most aftermarket wheels require adapters for fixed installation or quick-release attachment. We collected the most impressive wheels from the top…

FIRST LOOK: NEW UTV PRODUCTS

-- The latest & greatest items of interest -- Jamborees like the Discount Tire Rally on the Rocks (August 2019 UTV Action) are great places to see and get deals on the latest and greatest UTV products and, in many cases, demo new products. Vendors bring their newest inventions and show off their latest builds using those innovations. At the ROTR, STI went biggest with not one but four new 35-inch UTV tires, while GBC unveiled Mini Mongrels for Polaris 170 racers and introduced Kanati 35-inchTerra Masters.…

2020 POLARIS RZR PRO XP

-- Test drive in the 181 hp machine -- The Polaris RZR platform is an ever-growing and -evolving beast. It came into this world as a tiny 50-inch-wide machine that made it the first UTV able to ride narrow ATV trails. That fact and the aftermarket’s (mainly HCR and Pro Armor) quick reaction to modify it made it an instant hit. In just over a decade, Polaris has pumped out over a dozen versions of the RZR that still cater to everyone from that narrow trail rider to the wide-open desert racer with the 72-inch-wide Turbo S…

WHERE TO RIDE & RACE YOUR UTV: SCORE BAJA 1000

SCORE Baja races are world famous for their toughness and natural beauty, and the Tecate Baja 1000 is the most famous of them all. Pre-running for the 52nd Baja 1000 is now open, except for the 39.1-mile section from Ensenada to Ojos Negros. The 800-mile course is unique this year in that it’s going to be run backwards from the traditional loop course, counter-clockwise instead of clockwise. The 52nd Baja 1000 starts in Ensenada and goes to Ojos Negros as usual, but then it turns south and west to Uruapan and Santo Thomas…

2020 POLARIS RANGER 1000

-- Here's what replaced the 900 -- We knew Polaris had some big surprises coming for 2020, but we didn’t expect it to pull the top-selling utility UTV of all time, the Ranger XP 900, from the lineup. The good news is, there’s an entirely new Ranger 1000 and Ranger 1000 Crew to take its place! Here’s what you need to know about them. HOW NEW IS IT? Completely new. New engine, new transmission, new frame, new seats, new ergonomics; essentially, new everything. RANGER 1000 & RANGER 1000 CREW PRICING The Ranger…

2020 KAWASAKI TERYX & MULES

-- The other Kawasaki UTVs -- The all-new KRX 1000 is getting most of the attention right now, but the other models still deserve your attention too. Check out the information on them below. For info on Kawasaki's new high-performance UTV click here > https://utvactionmag.com/10-fast-facts-2020-kawasaki-teryx-krx1000/ TERYX AND TERYX4 Kawasaki’s sporty recreation machines, the 2020 Teryx and four-seat Teryx4, return with new color choices but no mechanical changes. Teryx UTVs are powered by a 783cc,…