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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 IT? First Polaris then, more recently, Yamaha commissioned GBC to build a tire to OEM spec for a few of its models, including the latest Wolverine RMAX 1000. That really put this tire on the map. Luckily for us,…


WHAT IT IS: SEDONA ROCK-A-BILLY TIRE This month we tested the 32x10-15 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 $234.95. You can get them at any Western Powersports dealer. FEATURES: The tread has a raised crown in the center with sharp angles on the outer carcass edge and lots of stepped knobbies. Other sizes…


WHAT IT IS: ITP TENACITY XNR TIRES ITP Tenacity XNR tires are ITP’s latest tire offering and its first 10-ply radial. The tire is available with a steel-belted radial ($230) or as a nylon radial ($210). The tire has the profile of a light truck tire, but is designed to fit UTV-specific wheels and perform better in the dirt. We tested the XNR on our X3, mounting it on a 7-inch-wide wheel with a 5-2 offset. PERFORMANCE: We tested the tire in the Mojave desert in a mix of hardpack trails, sand and rock. The first…


The EFX MotoClaw features distinctive sidewall styling, a unique non-directional tread pattern, incredibly strong rubber compound and a rugged, radial carcass.  The MotoClaw’s strong lugs are spaced precisely right to provide a smooth ride under the most intense terrain. This ATV tire will climb rocks, grab roots, latch on to side ruts and perform in light mud. It’s available for 12, 14, 15, 16 and 18” wheels in sizes from 26” to 33”. Prices range from $136 to $275 each. Contact