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!
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
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!
Ken block is at it again, but this time its going down on snow. This is some fun Can-Am Maverick X3 on TRACKS action to watch. We would love to drive this beast wouldn't you? We set the video to start where the action itself starts. For the full video click on the YouTube video link below. Enjoy!
Well it is that time again.... Manufacturers are starting to release their 2020 models, with a bunch on the way starting in June. Suzuki however, wanted to be the first out of the gate with its 2020 models, so say hello to the 2020 KingQuads. The 2019 KingQuad lineup was a completely new ATV
Dustin and Manny are back showing us about "Gettin It Done", but this time it is changing the oil and filter on a Can-Am Defender. Don't worry though, these tips will help anyone. We are fans of both Dustin Jones and the Visions of Victory videos produced by S3 Powersports, and now those guys are producing "How To" videos called Gettin It" Done.
ATV safety is one of those things many people don't think about until something bad happens. This is particularly true when it comes time for kids and ATVs. Let's think about being proactive on this issue and keep ATV and UTV riders safe! Take a course and have those in your charge take a course!
Can-Am is showing some love for the farmers and ranchers of America with a special rebate. From now until June 30, 2019, Can-Am is offering approved agriculture businesses a rebate worth up to $1,500 on select 2019 Can-Am Defender models.
Yamaha has announced the second-annual XTReme Terrain Challenge (XTR Challenge) for Yamaha owners and families will be held this October 4 through 6 at the famous Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee, and registration is OPEN! The event was a pretty big success last year,
Let's say that you are a farmer or landowner and there is work to be done. Let's also say you live in Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, or Ohio. Then you are in luck because you can try out a Can-Am Defender for free for 24hrs, and you don't even have to pick the Defender up or drop it off! Can-Am is expanding
ATV racing appeals to many, but what do you need to know and how do you get started? Yamaha has come up with a way to help. Yamaha announces the return of Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) University. Hosted before round eight of the 2019 GNCC series at Snowshoe Mountain Resort in West Virginia from June 19 to 21, Yamaha is bringing together top off-road ATV and motorcycle racers
Can-Am continues its impressive performance during Best In The Desert (BITD) racing, capturing two class overall victories at the VT Construction Silver State 300 in Alamo, Nev.
One of our greatest dreams would be to drive to the airport, head to one of the best riding areas across the U.S., and have a turn-key adventure with all the necessary gear onsite. That is exactly what you can do with Destination Yamaha, and Yamaha is expanding its Destination Yamaha rental program with new locations across the country
If you are Yamaha owner then listen up! Yamaha has announced the second-annual XTReme Terrain Challenge (XTR Challenge) for Yamaha owners and families will be held this October 4 through 6 at the famous Loretta Lynn Ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee. The event was a pretty big success last year, and this year it is going
It seems everyone that makes vehicles is looking towards the off-road industry, and particularly towards electric off-road vehicles. It turns out Volkswagen is no exception as it has introduced the ID. Buggy concept off-road vehicle. It is cool looking, though we are not sure how much of a true "off-road" vehicle it really is. The ID. Buggy is considered a dune buggy of sorts,
We are fans of both Dustin Jones and the Visions of Victory videos produced by S3 Powersports, and now those guys are producing "How To" videos called Gettin It" Done. We watched this episode where Dustin walks you through changing a front axle on a Can-Am Maverick X3, but it applies
Cool People Wear Helmets. Get it? Got it. Good!
Will anyone stop Can-Am from winning rally races this year? They have been dominant with the Monster Energy, Can-Am, South Racing team in 2019. Their dominance continued into the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge in the famous dunes of the empty quarter this week.
Two things we know for certain: Kawasaki is definitely building a sport side-by-side, and Casey Cordeiro is a genius! Yes, both of those may come as a surprise but they both are true. This week, Casey had the idea to check for side-by-side patents, which turns out was a great move because what popped up but a patent that has been awarded to Kawasaki for
What is going on with all of the major truck manufacturers this year?! Are they trying to make it even more difficult for us to decide which HD truck to buy for all of our towing and hauling needs? If that's their goal, they are doing a great job because each of the Big 3 manufacturers have new or significantly revised HD trucks for the 2020 model year. Chevy's new HD could be regarded as the boldest update yet – what do you think?!
The Mint 400 is quickly becoming one of the most iconic off-road races in the world, especially with almost 600 racers taking the green flag this year. 2019 also marked the year that the motorcycles are back at the Mint. In the ever-growing UTV class, Polaris took both the Turbo and Naturally Aspirated (N/A) class championships, with Mitch Guthrie JR taking the overall.
Polaris typically has a steady stream of vehicles that they release throughout the year, and 2019 has proved to be no different. Recently, they took the covers off of several of their new Ranger models, including the Ranger XP 1000 EPS Back Country Edition (available in both 3- and 6-seat models). Ride Command availability has also been expanded to be factory-installed in the Ranger Crew XP 1000 EPS and the Ranger Crew XP 1000 EPS NorthStar Edition. The latter of those also adds two exterior color options to the lineup to freshen up the package and give it a distinct look.