And we're back! It's about time! Josh and Casey are back with the Throttle On podcast for Episode 13. For this episode we enlist industry expert, Rick Sossebee, as our guest to talk all things 2020 Polaris. What do we think about the new Sportsman, Ranger, and RZR models?
It sure seems like there are handfuls of tire manufacturers making UTV tires these days, but it is really confidence-inspiring when a huge tire manufacturer like Toyo gets into the smaller Powersports market. Sure, you could have adapted an automotive-based Toyo tire to use on your UTV in the past, but now they have a purpose-built tire that is made to take on harsh terrains that UTVs can tackle.
The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund awarded $272,000 to 97 individuals this year, including scholarships for current students and loan-forgiveness awards to employees of SEMA-member companies.
If you haven't seen the Vision of Victory web series yet, it is filled with laughter, great times, and awesome riding locations!
For 2020, Polaris has introduced a Texas Edition Ranger XP 1000 & XP 1000 Crew. See all the information on this new model, right here!
Ken Block is an ambassador for Can-Am, which is fine by us. Did we mention we had an opportunity to hang out at his place in Utah once? Anyway, Ken is going around to film Ken Block's Guide To Awesome Can-Am Riding Sports, with this episode being at Sand Hallow, Utah. We have ridden there, and it is pretty cool.
The cat is out of the bag with the reveal of a brand new next generation RZR Pro XP. It is pretty cool looking don't you think? According to Polaris this RZR Pro XP is the first in the next generation of Polaris RZR, and it is a completely new vehicle. The Pro XP says that it is the strongest, most powerful, most technically advanced, most agile, and most capable RZR
Well this is a surprise we didn't see coming making headlines in a big way! Polaris has broken new ground by introduction of 55-inch wide ATVs in both a Sportsman XP 1000 S and Scrambler XP 1000 S models. Yes, you did read that right: 55-inch wide ATVs.
The new 2020 Polaris 1000 & 1000 Crew are out, and they are new vehicles. It looks like Polaris has done away with the XP 900 this year, but we are not sure because we don't have access to the entire lineup as of yet. Here is what you will want to know about the new Ranger 1000 & 1000 Crew
Some news came out a month or more ago about ROXOR Offroad releasing an automatic transmission version of the ROXOR called a ROXOR A/T. We have been pretty quiet about ROXOR since it was released, but that doesn't mean we are not interested in the vehicle, because we are very interested in the vehicle. The fact is the ROXOR fits into the "UTV/SxS" category, but it is a different animal all together. It uses a
As if the Suzuki KingQuad isn't rugged enough, a Rugged Package has been added to the 2020 lineup with "rugged" accessories in tow. What comes in the Rugged Package that is available on the KingQuad 500 and 750 power steering models? There are front and rear bumpers along with an LED lightbar mounted in the front bumper.
Unless you have been living under a rock... or... you haven't been paying attention to the industry, then you are unaware of the fact this is new model season. Almost all the OEMs have released their 2020 models except Polaris, but that changes 7-28-19. Yes, Polaris is going to reveal its 2020 models to the riding public this coming Sunday
. I know we have some hunters out there and Can-Am is trying to draw you into a giveaway! We think it would be a good idea to enter because "why not?". Here is what you need to know.
Everyone needs a good cooler to keep the cold on your food and drinks. With today’s latest insulation technology in coolers, you can literally keep your drinks cold all day long. Pelican has figured out the insulation trick with their latest coolers, and let me tell you, they are a thing of beauty!
Available in distinct packages for the Craftsman, Ranch owner, Big Game Collector, or Waterfowl hunter, these new pre-packaged collections of Polaris RANGER accessories make it easier than ever to outfit a Ranger utility side-by-side for your own uses.
Ken Block is known for some wild driving meaning the side-by-sides he chooses to use better be able to handle the madman behind the wheel. In order to put together side-by-sides that fit the bill requires a team effort with S3 Powersports stepping up to the plate to help outfit Ken with what he needs. What are the results? Blacked-out Can-Am dirt-and-sand shredders
Honda recently released its 2020 ATV models, and we were there to see the new models along with the low-down on what has changed this year. There are a handful of improvements to the Honda ATV lineup that people will be happy about, including a couple that will go unnoticed but are welcome. Let’s dive into the 2020 Honda ATV models, all of which will be available at dealers this summer.
Is Can-Am nuts?! Maybe, but they are also "on the gas", literally, with upping the ante in the UTV market. In a bold statement to every other manufacturer, they just unveiled a super sport Maverick X3 with 195 horsepower!
Team ITP Tires' racers enjoy triumph and a bit of tribulation at this year's Baja 500 off-road race. Can you imagine getting a penalty after you finished the race that ultimately takes away your win?!
This recall involves all model year 2016 through 2019 Honda Pioneer 1000 side-by-side vehicles. The recalled vehicles were sold in various colors including: red, blue, green, gray and yellow. The name “HONDA” is on the front, sides and the rear of the vehicle. The model name Pioneer 1000 is printed on a label located on both sides of the vehicle, near the rear. The serial number (VIN #) is stamped
Today Kawasaki released a "teaser" video of a side-by-side coming in October, and it looks and sounds like a sport side-by-side. This is really not a big surprise since we dug up patent documents on what looked like a Kawasaki sport side-by-side a few months back, and this looks like that vehicle. You can be the judge though. You can check out
Are you a Diesel Brothers fan?! These days, reality TV has taken over the networks, and Diesel Brothers is one of the top rated shows on the tube. Their extreme builds, hilarious shop antics, and high flying personalities make the show one of the most watched on TV, and they are not stopping
What is it like to get 50 wins in a premier racing series?! Just ask Walker Fowler, who recently surpassed the milestone aboard his Yamaha in the premier class of the GNCC series.
Polaris has issues another recall, and the latest one involves certain RZR XP vehicles. Read this to see if your RZR is affected...
The heated battle for truck supremacy continues to rage in the ½ ton pickup segment. This time, it’s Ram that, once again, ups the ante with the unveiling of their long awaited update to the EcoDiesel engine. And, you guessed it, there is more power on tap than ever before!
Leading the charge for the Cam-Am Off Road 2020 model release this week was the brand new Defender 6x6. Yes, six wheels of pulling power that just looks cool as well as rough-and-tumble. Really, who can look at a six-wheel Defender and not think "man that would be fine to drive"? Dustin Jones, was the master of ceremonies at the Can-Am release party
Yamaha released it's 2020 ATV models this week, and this is a breakdown of the changes for the 2020 Yamaha Utility ATVs. So far there are no big changes for the 2020 Yamaha utility ATV models other than new colors.
Hot off the heels of the Talon 1000X and 1000R 2-seat unveiling, Honda is “on the gas”, as they say, with new models being introduced at a feverish rate. Today, Big Red is uncovering their latest vehicles in the sport Talon lineup – the Talon 1000X-4 and the Talon 1000X-4 Fox Live Valve.
Yamaha has had a very special quad on their hands with the venerable Grizzly, and the 2020 model year brings about more innovation to this already very capable quad. While this utility ATV didn’t get the motor upgrade that so many of us have been hoping for (at least not yet…), it is still no slouch. And, now riders can enjoy the technology of Adventure Pro right on their quad!
Some days are good and some days are well... not as good. You have to take both right. Well, we had a good day recently when Honda let us know that our Honda Talon test machine is on the way. That is what we call a good day! We have an adventure planned in the Talon that will shed light on everything