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YAMAHA INTRODUCES NEW HIGH PERFORMANCE ENGINE OILS

Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, today introduces the GP Racing Spec and Hi-Performance full synthetic Yamalube engine oils for superior performance applications. Yamalube is the only oil specifically made for the unique demands, operating characteristics, and specifications of Yamaha engines. These two new additions round out the Yamalube engine oil lineup, providing quality options for a variety of users and environments:  from weekend adventure seekers, to pure-sport, racing enthusiasts. Yamalube’s new GP Racing Spec and…

Could We Get A UTV Game In VR?

UTV driving doesn’t exactly make up a huge category in the gaming industry, though there is some interest. In fact, just last month UTV Action put up an early look at Overpass, an off-road simulation game that’s currently in development. For a game covering a niche subject, it looks to have some gorgeous graphics, and with big-name manufacturers’ buggies and quads being drivable it should appeal to real-life UTV enthusiasts. This could really become the first modern example of a great game for such people to enjoy.…

BEHIND THE WHEEL OF THE HONDA TALON X4

Overall Honda’s sport four seater is something special.You get a versatile machine that delivers the quality that has made Honda the most popular name in motorsports.

KENDA MASTODON HT TIRE TEST

-- The Mastodon HT is Kenda’s latest UTV tire that has been specifically designed for intermediate to hard-pack surfaces. The Mastodon line also includes an AT model designed to be the more do-it-all UTV tire with a more aggressive tread designed for clean-out in the mud. We mounted and ran the Mastodon HT on DWT’s Sector beadlock rims. MATERIALS: The Mastodon tire is made from high-quality chip- and tear-resistant rubber. FEATURES: The Mastodon HT combines radial construction with an extra-tough, heavy-duty,…

NEW UTV VIDEO GAME IN THE WORKS

NEW UTV VIDEO GAME IN THE WORKS More has been unveiled about Overpass™, the new off-road simulation developed by Zordix Racing and published by Bigben. A new video highlights the game's unique and innovative concept, which fans of motorsports and extreme driving will love. At the controls of 25 buggies and quads from big-name manufacturers (Arctic Cat, Yamaha, Polaris and Suzuki), players will need to negotiate scree slopes, steep inclines and various obstacles on extreme off-road and technically challenging…

BRIMSTONE PARAGON IS BACK! SEPT. 27th-29th 2019!

Live performances by Easton Corbin, Jimmie Allen, and Dillon Carmichael Nitro Circus Hi-Octane FMX Showcase Saturday Night Fireworks Yamaha Motor USA & Polaris RZR Demos Wild Mountain Rampage & Over 300 Miles of Offroad Trails to explore.

THIS 6’ TUBE KEEPS ANY UTV FROM BURNING TO THE GROUND

 Whether you are carrying cargo or not, you should be carrying some sort of fire extinguisher product like Assault’s Quick Release Kit.  However an interesting product we discovered lately, highly used in the RV industry, can detect and extinguish a fire automatically and quicker than you can.  Called, ProTeng, the tube can be wrapped and routed above your engine, turbo and exhaust, below the bed and zip tied in place. A smaller tube can be used near the battery, fuel tank or larger electrical components.  In the event…

2020 BEST IN THE DESERT RACE SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

You may notice the Mint 400 (March 2-8) and UTV World Championships absent from the 2020 BITD Schedule. Those two races are being promoted by Mad Media this year and are separate from the BITD series. They will still be around and are both must see or race events. Now that BITD has released its schedule expect the UTVWC dates and location announced shortly.  Starting with the season opening Parker 250 on January 10-11, 2020 and wrapping up with the BlueWater Desert Challenge in October, racers will contest for the most…

2019 YAMAHA YXZ1000R & SE

-- More upgrades and a lower price -- Yamaha's YXZ1000R and YXZ1000R SE have fully manual 5 speed transmissions rather than belt-type automatics. For 2019 the price dropped by $1000 on these YXZs along with being completely revised with lower gearing, a re-sculptured cage and larger rear-mounted radiator, larger 29-inch tires with new rim bolt pattern, and new Fox shock and EPS settings. They also get more-tunable Fox RC2 shocks and beadlock rims. See a full test of the  heavily upgraded 2019 YXZ here: …