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GBC Tires Presents the 13th Annual Heartland Challenge

GBC tires returns for another year of racing with the 13th Annual Heartland Challenge.  As in previous races, the challenge will be located in beautiful Carlisle, Iowa and will feature racers from across the country all looking to secure a win in what is often considered one of the nation’s most demanding off road races. Featuring a wide variety of obstacles and race conditions, the Heartland race has been known to push athletes to the limit both mentally and physically. GBC tires has been a proud sponsor of the…

ADVENTURE YXZ1000R BUILD

-- GBC Motorsports Project Machine -- With Yamaha’s Realize Your Adventure campaign now having 20 UTV-adventure franchises to highlight its pure-sport and recreation UTV models, Kory Ellis set out to convert a 2019 YXZ1000R Sport Shift Special Edition into the ultimate long-range adventure vehicle. Being a pro quad racer for many years, Ellis chose the YXZ Special Edition for its driver-connected performance and set out to tame the beast for long-range exploration. This project being a GBC Motorsports build, the first order…

2016 POLARIS RZR S 1000 TEST

Polaris introduced the RZR S 900 for 2015, and former XC1 UTV Pro GNCC champion William Yokley raced one against an ocean of 1000s last season. With 60-inch Mavericks taking the top four spots in the UTV GNCCs and Yokley ending up ninth, it was obvious the long-time Polaris racer needed more power to go along with the S 900’s nimble handling. So, Polaris slipped a slightly re-tuned version of the XP 1000 engine into the S 900 chassis to create the 2016 RZR S 1000 EPS with 100 horses under the hood—no, bed. The 60-inch S 1000…