Browsing category

Tests

2013 TEST: YAMAHA GRIZZLY TACTICAL 700FI EPS SE

“Stealth Edition” black bear joins the familyYamaha gave the Grizzly 700 EFI 4×4 and EPS a performance upgrade for 2012, and the improvements came from the biggest bear being tested and assembled at its Newnan, Georgia factory and testing facility. The new shock and tire package and upgraded components launched the big Grizzly upwards in […]

TEST: HONDA 250X

To pick the best sport quad for a learning rider, you have to find a machine that’s easy to ride, but with enough performance to be exciting once the learner is no longer a learner. Honda’s 250X has a unique manual transmission with an automatic clutch that can also be used like a manual clutch. […]

TEST: YAMAHA YFZ450R SE, Are you good enough for it?

Yamaha’s motocross width YFZ450R represents the cutting edge in current production race quad technology. If you can’t win races with this machine, it’s not the ATV’s fault. The SE version comes with all the trick high performance hardware the standard model has, plus quick release bodywork, special metallic black and yellow colors, a black swingarm […]

TEST: HONDA TRX450R

Version:1.0 StartHTML:0000000185 EndHTML:0000041980 StartFragment:0000003063 EndFragment:0000041944 SourceURL:file://localhost/Users/joekosch/Desktop/F2%202012%20HONDA%20450R.doc atv action feb joe kosch title: TEST: HONDA TRX450R Sub: Professional quality      Honda’s 450R has been a sought after machine among pro level racers since it was introduced. It’s an intense competition quad for experience riders, but you don’t have to be a pro level racer to enjoy […]

TEST: HONDA 400X, Performance never goes out of style

Honda’s 400X was one of the best performing sport quads you could buy when it was introduced as the 400EX, but that was back in 1999! Fortunately, the fundamentals of what makes a well balanced sport machine are still the same. That’s not to say new quad technology hasn’t advanced, it has. The good news […]

ATV ACTION RATED: JOHN DEERE PRESSURE WASHER

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT: ATV ACTION RATED JOHN DEERE PR3000GH PRESSURE WASHER WHAT IT IS: John Deere’s PR3000GH pressure washer is one of the well known company’s line of Premium Home & Workshop models. Deere offers an extensive line of pressure washers for home and commercial use, and practically every other type of tool you can think […]

CAN-AM COMMANDER 1000 VS POLARIS RZR S

CAN-AM COMMANDER 1000XT VS. POLARIS RZR S  Will Can-Am’s hot rod reel in the RZR’s lead on the sport UTV market? The competition is getting fierce. Not content with sitting on the sidelines and watching Polaris net a 40% chunk of the entire US side by side market, Can-Am set off to develop the world’s best […]

Lonestar Racing Teryx MTS Suspension Kit

UTVs are the off-road wave of this generation, and it’s easy to see why! With a capable off-road vehicle that seats 2 people and fits in the back of a pickup or on a small trailer, fun is more accessible and far less expensive than larger sand or desert cars. The Kawasaki Teryx 750 is […]

KAWASAKI BRUTE FORCE 750i

        When the Kawasaki Prairie 4×4 first received its V-twin upgrade, we went nuts. The power was incredible, the sound was menacing, and it made an already great utility ATV a formidable component in a drag race. The evolution of the motor rests in its most current state between the Brute Force 750i’s tubular […]

2010 500-550 EPS 4X4 SHOOTOUT

CAN-AM OUTLANDER 500 XT-P, POLARIS SPORTSMAN 550 XP EPS, YAMAHA GRIZZLY 550 EPS Power steering 500/550 4x4s give you everything big, top of the line machines do, with more manageable power and less intimidating prices.     If you’ve been studying the evolution of sport utility 4×4 ATVs, you’ve discovered that you get all the latest […]

TEST: 2009 SUZUKI KINGQUAD 750 4×4

If you want to take to the trails on a big bore 4×4, you have more choices now than ever. There are big machines, like the 700 class quads from Yamaha and Honda, and 650s from Can-Am and Kawasaki. If you want to go even bigger, there are the 750cc and up machines. When you’re […]