Browsing category

PRODUCT TESTS

GBC 30X10R14 KANATI TERRA MASTER

WHAT IT IS: GBC 30X10R14 KANATI TERRA MASTER GBC’s Kanati Terra Master is the industry’s first UTV tire with an asymmetrical, non-directional tread pattern engineered to give you better performance in soft-to-intermediate or intermediate-to-hard conditions. It’s like having two tires in one, depending on which way you mount the tire, with the “A” or “B” side out. […]

APROVE CAN-AM SPORT/MAX SAKER FRONT BUMPER

WHAT IT IS: APROVE CAN-AM SPORT/MAX SAKER FRONT BUMPER The Aprove Saker Can-Am Sport/Max Saker front bumper is designed in America to add protection and complement the styling of the popular Can-Am Sport and Sport Max. It’s made from a powdercoated, 1.5-inch-diameter steel tube with 2.5mm-thick steel plates. It includes integrated mount points for light bars up […]

SpeedStrap Tow Rope

WHAT IT IS: SpeedStrap Tow Rope The SpeedStrap Tow Rope is 1-inch-wide, woven-nylon recovery strap that is rated at 10,000 pounds.  The 1/2- and 2-inch straps are also available. The 1-inch strap we tested is 25 feet long and retails for $55, but also comes in 15-, 20-, 30- and 50-feet lengths as well. FEATURES: Its unique […]

MOOSE SEATBELT SLEEVES

WHAT IT IS: MOOSE SEATBELT SLEEVES Moose seatbelt sleeves are fabric sleeves covered with soft, synthetic fur that prevents seat belts from chafing your neck and shoulders. The sleeves have hook-and-loop closures that allow them to install over seat belts. Moose seatbelt sleeves are 2 x 11 inches and are sold in pairs. Each pair is $9.95. […]

KLIM R1 AIR HELMET

WHAT IT IS: KLIM R1 AIR HELMET Last month we brought you a look at the different types of helmets appropriate for UTVing. From open-face and shell helmets all the way to full-face, air-pumper and communication-equipped helmets, one is right for you. Could it be the Klim R1 Air helmet? WHAT IS IT? Klim’s R1 Air is […]

VP RACING OCTANIUM OCTANE BOOSTER

WHAT IT IS: VP RACING OCTANIUM OCTANE BOOSTER VP Racing Fuels has powered all forms of racing since it first introduced VP C12 in 1975. VP Racing Fuels has branched out into all sorts of high-performance chemicals and lubricants, including VP Racing Octanium Octane booster, Fuel Stabilizers with Ethanol Armor, 7-in-1 Fuel Treatment, Ultra Power Gold and […]

HARBOR FREIGHT BAUER CORDLESS INFLATOR

WHAT IT IS: HARBOR FREIGHT BAUER CORDLESS INFLATOR The Harbor Freight Bauer cordless inflator is a 20 volt, handheld compressor powered by a rechargeable Bauer 20V lithium-ion battery pack. The hand-drill-shaped tool has a 19-inch hose with a lever-type, quick-connect tire-valve connector. Adapters are included for sports equipment, Presta tire valves and air beds. The inflator is […]

TACTICA M100 MULTI-TOOL

WHAT IT IS: TACTICA M100 MULTI-TOOL The Tactica M100 multi-tool is a light, compact multi-tool that’s small enough to add to a keychain. It includes a high-torque hex socket; heavy-duty hex socket; Phillips and flat hex bits; package opener; bottle opener’ 3/16, 1/4, 5/16, 3/8,  7/16, 1/2 and 9/16-inch imperial wrenches; 5, 6.25, 8, 10, 11, 13 […]

GBC DIRT COMMANDER 2.0

WHAT IT IS: GBC DIRT COMMANDER 2.0 Since way back when we used to test ATVs and parts to make them better, the Dirt Commander tire from GBC has been one of our favorites. It’s aggressive; deep lugs provide awesome traction on a variety of surfaces. The New GBC Dirt Commander 2.0 is even better. WHAT IS […]

EKS BRAND EKS-S GOGGLES

WHAT IT IS: EKS BRAND EKS-S GOGGLES EKS Brand EKS-S goggles are the latest premium goggles from EKS Brand goggle. The EKS-S lineup is built with superior materials for extra style, function and comfort. Developed from EKS Brand’s popular GOX goggle, the EKS-S includes the highest-quality polycarbonate, shatter-resistant, anti-scratch, and anti-fog-coated lens with 100-percent UVA protection. Tear-off […]

FIXING PRO XP BOTTOMING-OUT

FIXING PRO XP BOTTOMING-OUT One of our chief complaints about the new Polaris RZR Pro XP and Pro XP four-seater is that the rear end bottoms out and scrapes the ground very unexpectedly. Our sources tell us that this machine was actually designed with 32-inch tires, but in the final hour of development, 30-inch tires […]

SEDONA ROCK-A-BILLY TIRE

WHAT IT IS: SEDONA ROCK-A-BILLY TIRE This month we tested the 32×10-15 Sedona Rock-A-Billy tire on Can-Am’s 195-horsepower Maverick X3 X rs Turbo rr. The tire is an all terrain eight-ply radial with a light-truck look and weighs 37 pounds. Each tire has a load rating of 785 pounds (at 8 psi) and a retail price of […]

MOOSE 4-WAY TIRE-VALVE TOOL

WHAT IT IS: MOOSE 4-WAY TIRE-VALVE TOOL The Moose 4-way tire-valve tool allows you to repair common kinds of damage and failure that affect tire-valve stems. The tool is less than 2 inches long, weighs less than a spark plug, and it’s only $5.95, so it’s affordable enough to add to your garage toolbox and to the […]

BOYESEN SUPERCOOLER PERFORMANCE WATER PUMP

WHAT IT IS: BOYESEN SUPERCOOLER PERFORMANCE WATER PUMP The Boyesen Supercooler performance water pump is a replacement water-pump impeller and cover for the Can-Am V-twin engines that are found in the Commander, Defender or Maverick Trail and Sport UTVs. An X3 version is in the works. They also have this product for most Polaris RZR models. FEATURES: […]

KAWASAKI KQR KRX 1000 ROOF

WHAT IT IS: KAWASAKI KQR KRX 1000 ROOF Kawasaki’s stellar Teryx KRX 1000 is UTV Action magazine’s UTV of the Year, and Kawasaki supports the new KRX with a slew of high-quality accessories. One such offering is the Kawasaki KQR KRX 1000 Premium roof, which comes in green or black to match the two KRX color choices, plus […]

ANTIGRAVITY PS-45 PORTABLE POWER STATION

WHAT IT IS: ANTIGRAVITY PS-45 PORTABLE POWER STATION The Antigravity PS-45 portable power station is a compact, lightweight lithium-ion power supply with 45,000 mAh of capacity and a variety of output ports. It’s just 6.3 inches tall, 6 inches wide,  3 inches thick and weighs 2.86 pounds. The PS-45 can charge and power phones, tablets, GPS units, […]