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KAWASAKI TERYX4 800FI LE

-- Smooth operator at a good price -- While there are more and more choices for family four-seat fun in the UTV market, the Kawasaki Teryx4 remains an excellent choice with a short wheelbase, excellent build quality, and a lot of bang for…
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POLARIS RZR RS1

-- 110 hp, great handling & lowest price -- Polaris stunned the UTV last year with its race-inspired RZR RS1, which has had great success in WORCS racing, so much so that Beau Baron even chose to campaign one in the Turbo class for…
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MASSIMO T-BOSS 550

-- Testing a well-equipped $8199 UTV -- If you’ve been wanting a new UTV but the price has put you off, you need to know about Massimo’s T-Boss 550. It costs just $8199, and it comes with more extras than many brands’ special editions.…
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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…
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YAMAHA WOLVERINE X2 SE

-- Testing the lighter & sportier 2-seater version -- When Yamaha designed the four-seat Wolverine X4, they created a new, more refined vehicle built around a new, twin-cylinder 850 engine. We’ve been hoping for a two-seat Wolverine…
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ARCTIC CAT HAVOC X TEST

-- A HIGHER PERFORMANCE VERSION OF THE STAMPEDE -- Crossover UTVs come with power and suspension you could only find on the most serious sport models not long ago, and they can work as hard as the best utility machines. Arctic Cat’s Havoc…
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MACHINED INTEGRATIONS WHEEL BEARING GREASER

-- Testing a smart product -- Here is a wheel bearing greaser tool developed by Machined Integrations that allows you to easily add grease to wheel bearings. The product is basically the same size as the center part of your wheel hub where…
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50-INCH WIDE UTV SHOOTOUT

-- POLARIS RZR 900 vs. CAN-AM TRAIL 1000 -- Polaris is celebrating its 10-year RZR anniversary, and the RZR 800 was the original 50-inch sport UTV. Can-Am has put a huge dent in Polaris’ UTV market share with the Maverick 1000R line and…
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NEW HONDA TALON 1000X FIRST TEST

-- Would you be happier with the X or R model? -- When Honda comes to play, people take notice. For 2019 Honda came with two new models—the Talon 1000R and Talon 1000X. This is what we thought of the 64-inch-wide, $20,000 Talon 1000X.…
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K-UTV ROCK KNOCKERS

-- Testing them on a Can-Am X3 -- K-UTV developed Rock Knockers for the Can-Am Maverick X3 line. These rock flaps protect the rear wheels, brakes, hubs and suspension components from front-wheel roost, especially when using four-wheel…
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2019 YAMAHA YXZ1000R SS SE TEST

-- New changes to make it a better back east woods machine -- The 2019 YXZ1000R is the most extensively upgraded version of the five-speed sport machine to be released so far, and many of the improvements are aimed at making it faster and…
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2019 POLARIS RZR XP 4 TURBO S

-- Testing the fastest & strongest 4-seater UTV from Polaris -- At a glance, the RZR Turbo S four-seat looks like the other four-seat RZRs in the lineup; however, park the new model next to a current XP 4 and you will see a huge…
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SSR SRU170RS

-- Testing a mini UTV for young off-roaders -- Manufacturers don’t need to make youth UTVs more exciting to get kids interested; they’re crazy about them already. SSR did it anyway. Cool stying, aluminum wheels, LED lights, big bumpers and…
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KAWASAKI TERYX4 800FI LE

-- Trail testing an affordable 4-seater UTV -- In a world where many four-seat UTVs cost $20,000 to $30,000, Kawasaki’s Teryx4 800FI delivers a lot of performance, good looks and family fun at a hard-to-beat price. While the basic design…
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POLARIS RZR XP 4 1000 EPS

-- Testing the most cost effective Polaris 4-seater -- Polaris has many irons in the fire, and one of them is the Polaris Adventure subsidiary we’ve reported on previously. Contributors Jack and Shane Trittler have invested in Mojave…
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HONDA 1000 RACER

-- Walker Evans Racing build -- When Honda first introduced the Pioneer 1000, several racers expressed interest in turning that innovative UTV powerplant into a racing machine. We knew Honda was working on its own sport UTV, as we’ve…
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