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HOW-TO INSTALL A STREET-LEGAL KIT

— The Ryco Motorsports kit has everything you need — When we first met the Ryco Motorsports guys, they had a super-trick turn signal kit for YXZ1000Rs, with six LED button lights on the front shock towers, at Moab’s Rally on the Rocks. They’ve come a long way with their street-legal kits for UTVs, and […]

SUPER ATV MAVERICK X3 LOWER-DOOR KIT

— Product Evaluation — SuperATV has been a leader in aftermarket ATV and now UTV upgrades, parts and accessories, especially for modifying machines for mud. SuperATV is all over the Maverick X3 and other extreme-performance sport UTVs, which come with quarter doors that allow front-wheel roost and branches into the cab and onto occupants. SuperATV […]

STI CHICANE TIRES

— Testing the new 33×10-15 size tires from STI — As machine sizes and engine horsepower numbers grow in the UTV world, tire sizes have no problem keeping up. We first saw huge tire sizes in the mud pits, and they have now ended up on high-performance machines.  WHAT IS IT? The latest size in […]

ALPINESTARS ROAM 2 WATERPROOF BOOTS

— Testing a good pair of UTV boots — Most of the people we go camping and UTVing with also own dirt bikes and street bikes. We have found that motorcycle touring boots also make good all-around trail riding boots. All manufacturers, especially Yamaha and Kawasaki, require that we wear over-the-ankle boots when using their […]

SIDI DUNA BOOTS

— Testing top gun UTV driving shoes — WHAT IT IS: Sidi may be a new name to some UTVers, but the Italian company is one of the world leaders in boots for motorsports, like motocross, motorcycle road racing, street motorcycling and bicycling. Sidi’s Duna UTV adventure boots are reinforced over the ankle boots that are designed […]

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 cover is available in six colors to match most popular UTVs. To provide more room for the driver, the Assault […]

UTV TIRE TESTS DIRECTORY

— The UTV Action crew puts them to the test to see how they rate — Tires are the number one thing UTV owners buy for their machines. They can make a big difference to the handling and performance of UTVs based on the terrain in which they’re ridden. There are plenty of companies making […]

Antigravity stock-size Lithium-ion battery test

— MORE POWER FITS IN THE SAME SPACE — Lithium batteries make life easier for ATV and UTV enthusiasts by holding a charge much longer and providing more cranking power than conventional lead-acid batteries—and they’re far lighter. What’s not to like? Many lithium batteries are smaller than stock batteries, which means you have to pad […]

FUEL 32-INCH GRIPPER TIRES & ANZA WHEEL

— UTV ACTION TIRE TEST — Fuel Off-Road is an aftermarket truck tire and wheel company that has also entered the UTV market with high-quality new designs. We tested the eight-ply Fuel Gripper 30x10R14 wheels in September 2017, and we were impressed with the hard-terrain grip and durability. Fuel has improved the Gripper since then […]

MOOSE RACING XC1 RAIN JACKET

— UTV Action Product Test — Moose Racing specializes in hard parts and riding gear for dirt bike and ATV riders, and the Moose Utility Division now covers UTV riders as well. The new Moose Racing XC1 rain jacket is an addition to the ADV1, Expedition, Qualifier and XCR lines of off-road gear for all […]

MACHINED INTEGRATIONS WHEEL BEARING GREASER

— Testing a smart product — Here is a wheel bearing greaser tool developed by Machined Integrations that allows you to easily add grease to wheel bearings. The product is basically the same size as the center part of your wheel hub where the axle rides, minus the splines. There is a groove spot flanked by […]

HMF RACING X3 EASY-GRIP DOOR HANDLES & GLOVE BOX PANELS

— UTV Action Magazine Product Test — HMF Racing has specialized in performance exhaust systems for ATVs, UTVs and motorcycles for 22 years. Hans Luenger started HMF in his garage in 1997, and by 1999 moved to Brooklyn, Ohio, building Ducati exhausts for Fast by Ferracci, and then bringing street bike exhaust technology to the […]

HARBOR FREIGHT 7-PIECE RATCHETING COMBO WRENCH SET

— Product test — Harbor Freight’s Pittsburgh 7-piece ratcheting combo wrench set includes 8mm, 10mm, 12mm, 13mm, 14mm, 15mm, and 17mm wrenches with ratcheting and open ends. The open ends feature a 15-degree offset for easier access to hard-to-reach fasteners. These wrenches are made of chrome vanadium steel with a smooth chrome finish, and the […]

LS2 MX470 SUBVERTER HELMET TEST

— Hi-tech, light-weight & good flow-thru ventilation — LS2 Helmets was born in 1990 in a tiny 600-square-foot house in China, and the helmet business grew from two people to 1000 employees by 2005, producing more than two million helmets a year. In 2007, LS2’s head office was established in Spain, and a 30,000-square-foot warehouse […]

YAMAHA ADVENTURE PRO GPS SYSTEM

— Magellan teams up with Yamaha — Magellan’s latest TRX7 7-inch, waterproof, tablet-based GPS device works in conjunction with all compatible 2019 Yamaha ATVs and SXS’. Not only can it show, track and give you the ability to share your next trail ride, the front and rear cameras will let you upload the experience to […]