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RALLY ON THE ROCKS

RALLY ON THE ROCKS With COVID-19 forcing the cancellation of the 2020 Rally on the Rocks (ROTR), promoters rescheduled the 10th annual ROTR for May 11–15, 2021. Rally headquarters moved from the Old Spanish Trail Arena in Grand County south to the Moab Off-Road Compound in San Juan County due to a conflict with Grand County. As a result, there were no police escorts of guided rides through Moab to trailheads; all rides would start after trailering to trailheads. Kawasaki sponsored the ROTR and donated a Teryx KRX1000 to…

6th SXS ADVENTURE RALLY

6th SXS ADVENTURE RALLY For the sixth year, promoters of the spring Moab Rally on the Rocks (ROTR) have also promoted a fall rock-crawler jamboree at southwestern Utah’s Sand Hollow State Park. The 6th SxS Adventure Rally had three days of guided rides on spectacular and challenging red-rock trails, a large vendor area with jamboree specials and product donations for raffles, Veterans Day observance, daily breakfasts by Camp Chef, a Friday-night dinner with raffle, and manufacturer and aftermarket demo rides. New for the…

2021 POLARIS RZR XP1000 TRAILS & ROCKS

2021 POLARIS RZR XP1000 TRAILS & ROCKS The 2021 Polaris RZR XP1000 Trails & Rocks Special Edition is a 110-horsepower, 64 inch wide sport machine that is specially equipped for rock crawling and extremely challenging terrain. Standard equipment on the RZR XP 1000 Trail & Rocks includes special low speed throttle mapping for precise control in technical terrain, 55% lower gearing to turn its 30 inch Pro Armor Crawler XG Tires,14 inch beadlock wheels, high-clearance lower A-arms and rear radius rods, heavy duty…

KING OF THE HAMMERS UTVs

The King of the Hammers (KOH) has earned the reputation of being the toughest one-day off-road race in the world for 4x4s. Ultra-4 trucks have tackled the desert and rock-crawling race for 14 years, and UTVs have been racing for 12 years at the Johnson Valley OHV Area, which is northeast of Los Angeles. In both the Ultra-4 4400 class and UTV class, five drivers have dominated the King of the Hammers, but 2020 would bring new winners to Hammertown, a sprawling city that springs up every February on the  Means Dry Lake. Tens…

CAN-AM MAVERICK X3 X RC TURBO R

-- TORTURE TESTING CAN-AM's TOP GUN UTV -- Can-Am is on a roll with the Maverick X3 and Maverick Trail, and 2018 brings six new X3 Turbo models and the new X3 900 HO. Rock crawlers and trail riders get four new special editions, including the new 72-inch, 172-horsepower Maverick X3 X rc Turbo R and 64-inch, 120-horsepower X3 X rc Turbo. We got a chance to test the X3 X rc Turbo R at the SxS Adventure Rally at Utah’s Sand Hollow State Park. Not only does Sand Hollow have some great rock trails, it also boasts dunes and…