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MACHINE OF THE DAY: KYMCO UXV 450i

If a smaller UTV with a smaller price is what you need to get into the fun of UTVing, Kymco’s UXV 450i is a great way to go that’s about half the price of many big vehicles. Kymco's UXV 450i has impressive performance and terrain tackling ability for its size. This machine fits into most full-sized pickup trucks for easy transport.See the full test here https://utvactionmag.com/test-kymco-uxv-450i-camo/ Engine type Liquid-cooled, SOHC, 4-valve, 4-stroke single cylinder Displacement 443cc Fuel metering 38mm Synerject…

MACHINE OF THE DAY: HISUN SECTOR 250

Hisun's Sector 250 is a larger, roomier, more powerful youth UTV that’s ideal for bigger young drivers, and its cargo bed lets it help with chores. A 229cc, fuel injected engine supplies the power, and the automatic transmission has high and low range. This UTV comes nicely equipped with doors, a roof, slide adjust seats, mirrors, alloy wheels and even a winch! See the full test here https://utvactionmag.com/test-hisun-sector-250/ Motor type ……….. 229cc, liquid-cooled, OHV, 4-stroke Transmission…

MACHINE OF THE DAY: CAN-AM MAVERICK X3 TURBO R/X3 TURBO

The 172-horsepower X3 Turbo R and 120-horsepower X3 Turbo have the performance, handling, comfort and styling that make the X3 family so desirable in more affordable versions. Both are 64-inch cars with 20 inches of travel controlled by Fox Podium 2.5 piggyback shocks with QS3 compression adjusters for simplicity and performance. See the full test here! CAN-AM MAVERICK X3 TURBO | UTV Action Magazine Motor type 900cc, 12-valve, liquid-cooled DOHC triple Transmission Dual-range CVT Drive system 2WD/4WD/4WD w/diff-lock…

ODES NEW X FORCE RECREATION UTILITY UTVS!

Odes is well known for offering affordable, feature-loaded UTVs and its latest machines, the three seat X-Force 3 and six seat X-Force 6 take that theme to the extreme. Both ruggedly styled vehicles feature full cabs and folding aluminum cargo beds which add to their armored tank-like looks. The feature list is remarkable, especially considering the machines' prices; the three seat X-Force 3 starts at $23,295 and the X-Force 6 starts at $25,495. Heating and air conditioning, power glass windows, heated seats, GPS with…

POLARIS JUMPS BACK INTO THE BOAT BUSINESS!

There's big growth in the boat market and Polaris wants a piece of the action. Polaris recently acquired fishing boat maker Larson Boat Group. Last May, Polaris purchased pontoon boat maker Boat Holdings. Polaris also purchased part of a tournament fishing organization in November. The National Marine Manufacturers Association recently said new powerboat sales in 2018 hit their highest level since 2007, or some 280,000 boats, a 4% increase over the year before. Total annual U.S. sales of boats, marine products, and…

DRIVE THE NEW HONDA TALON SPORT UTV WITH SUPERCROSS & MOTOCROSS STAR KEN ROCZEN!

Team Honda HRC's Ken Roczen and his wife Courtney were filmed driving Honda Talons for a virtual-reality simulator, which has been available to the public at a number of events since the vehicle’s unveiling. In the simulator, viewers watch the 3D video in a rumble seat that moves, vibrates and pivots in conjunction with the video.  Honda is showcasing the 3D Talon experience, which lets you ride with Roczen in the Talon, at select Supercross events and the Progressive International Motorcycle Shows. You can also see the…

Build Your Own 2019 YXZ1000R on Yamaha’s Website

Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, launched a new Build Your Own (BYO) function for the 2019 YXZ1000R and YXZ1000R Sport Shift (SS) pure-sport Side-by-Sides (SxS) at BUILD YOUR OWN YXZ1000R.  Now YXZ owners and shoppers can customize and visualize their off-road dream machine online with Yamaha Genuine Parts and Accessories, including the new GYTR turbo kit, spare tire carrier, Torque Assist Gear (TAG) kit, tire and wheel packages, four-point harness, and more. Yamaha currently offers over 55 accessories on www.ShopYamaha.com for the…

YOU CAN DRIVE THE NEW HONDA TALON!–WHERE & WHEN!

UTV Action got to drive the new Honda Talon 1000R and 1000X and you can too! Honda has arranged demo ride opportunities all over the country, so make plans to be there! date range event / location event type activity product more details May 14 2019 May 18 2019 Rally on the Rocks Old Spanish Trail Arena 3641 S Hwy 191, Moab, UT 84532, USA Sport SXS All Product Display Demo Rides ATVs Side-by-Sides visit website May 25 2019 May 27 2019 White Knuckle Event Brimstone Recreation HQ…

Yamaha XTReme Terrain Challenge Conquers Loretta Lynn Ranch

The Yamaha XTReme Terrain Challenge(XTR Challenge) presented by Yamalube took over Loretta Lynn Ranch this past weekend as Yamaha YXZ1000R and Wolverine SxS fans, family and friends converged for a weekend of outdoor adventures and festivities in celebration of Yamaha’s all-new off-roading event. The XTR Challenge put YXZ1000R and Wolverine SxS drivers and their co-pilots up against a demanding Side-by-Side course of natural and manmade obstacles with many choosing to use Yamaha’s new Adventure Pro GPS navigation tool…

HONDA’S NEW UTV-LIKE OFF-ROAD VEHICLE!

Honda's sporty new "Rugged Open Air Vehicle Concept" is heavily influenced by the Pioneer 1000 UTV, so Honda's soon to be revealed sport UTV may share some styling cues from both machines. The concept vehicle is built on the Honda Ridgeline truck platform, which is powered by a potent 280 horsepower. 3.5 liter V6.

FAST FACTS YOU NEED TO KNOW: 2019 YXZ1000R SS SE

We've already begun testing Yamaha's extensively upgraded 2019 YXZ1000R SS SE and it's even more impressive than we expected. Here's some of what we've found out: -Yamaha wanted to make the 2019 more capable and comfortable for eastern conditions and they've succeeded. The YXZ’s tractability on difficult tight woods trails in Alabama was excellent. Thanks to a new lower first gear, you don’t have to be an aggressive driver to master tough trails with it, but there’s an insane amount of performance on tap for drivers who…

STI UTV Actions Series Round #1

STI UTV ACTION SERIES 2018! July 7-8    September 1-2    October 6-7 SATURDAY'S EVENTS: -Baja Drags -Lucas Oil Offroad Practice -Sign Ups -Raffles & MORE! SUNDAY EVENTS: -4-mile plus course designed by Gary Jones! -Emphasis on FUN! Each GP is 90 Minutes UTVs, Stock, Modified, 70cc and Quads welcome! -Practice 8AM -Race 1: 9AM - All Stock UTVs and Quads - 90 minutes -Race 2: 11AM - Mini UTVs 90cc - 30 minutes -Race 3: 12PM - Modified UTVs - 90 Minutes Gate Fee: $20/person for the Weekend!…

Sand Hollow- WORCS Race Headquarters!

Voted the most beautiful race in America! Round 5 of the 2018 WORCS Series is heading to beautiful Sand Hollow State Park located in Hurricane UT. Join us April 27th-29th for an exciting weekend of racing!

BETTER YXZ1000R SUSPENSION – Shock Therapy YXZ1000R Shock RX

Yamaha stunned the world with its puresport YXZ1000R, and we are mightily impressed with its performance in the dunes and early results in short-course racing with minimal modifications. Its suspension is set up for hard-core dune and race enthusiasts, and we never came close to bottoming its Fox 2.5 Podium RC2 shocks with the rear Bottom-Out Cup (BOC) technology at the Imperial Sand Dunes or the Arizona desert. Yamaha worked with Fox Racing to develop the exclusive shocks with oversized DualSpeed Compression (DSC)…