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UTV builds

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…

PROJECT YAMAHA YXZ1000R

-- Making it faster, stronger & more comfortable -- This month we are highlighting a first-year Yamaha YXZ1000R build completed by Brian Carle. He is a classic example of the saying, “With age comes a cage.” The Yamaha YXZ1000R was an easy choice for the former dirt biker, now retired and enjoying a leisurely life in Arizona. Here, he and his wife Ramona can go off-roading together on the trails near his house, including one that can take them on a 100-mile ride all the way into the Grand Canyon. For the rough, rocky…

FUEL OFF-ROAD’S ULTIMATE 4-SEAT RZR

-- Checking out a hot custom build -- In the UTV world, it seems like everything is getting bigger. Chassis, engines and tires are all getting into the realm of pickup-truck sizes. The tire companies are loving the growth, especially in the Southeast and West where they believe bigger is better. Fuel Off-Road, one of the largest aftermarket wheel (and now tire) companies, has a huge catalog of products to outfit any UTV, big or small. To test and showcase Fuel’s largest UTV-specific meats, brand manager Ryan O’Hara has…

CUSTOMIZING YOUR CAN-AM X3 TURBO

-- NEW COMFORT & PERFORMANCE ALONG WITH A NEW LOOK -- There are many directions you can go when improving your UTV. Along with different tires, wheels, suspension, exhaust and cage, you can also give it a distinct appearance. Here is an example of what all is possible. These are Can-Am X3 Turbos built by the folks at SDR Motorsports. They sell every type of UTV accessory and they'll also install the parts for you and build your machine to really stand out from the pack. Take a look at their work… …