Posts Tagged ‘ Ask the Editors ’

January 26th, 2015

Ask the Editors: Help me Make my ATV a Winter Beast

Dear ATVC: The cold of this winter has me skipping group rides more than I like to admit. Aside from dressing warmer, what do you recommend to make winter night riding more enjoyable? SteveO199 We say this often but it certainly warrants repeating here- don’t be afraid to dig into snowmobile accessory catalogs when trying []

January 19th, 2015

Ask The Editors: Give Me Some 400EX Exhaust Suggestions

Dear ATVC: I bought a 2002 Honda TRX400EX with a 440 kit installed. It has the stock exhaust and I’m looking to get a new one to get more power out of it but don’t want the exhaust to cost a arm and a leg. Any suggestions? Rogera36 While you didn’t give us an exact []

January 12th, 2015

Ask the Editors: Help Me Choose a Fast Yamaha

Dear ATVC: Not to sure which ATV to buy; I’ve ridden a few quads but am now ready to own. I’ll be riding fields/roads/woods. All my buddies have Banshees but I’m leaning toward the 2015 Raptor700R. They say the YFZ450 is a better choice. Looking for speed and comfort. Thanks. chadt37 Well it sounds to []

January 5th, 2015

Ask The Editors: What is the Smallest Helmet Cam on the Market?

Dear ATVC: Your helmet cam buyer’s guide was very useful but failed to answer the one criteria I’ve been looking for. What is the smallest/ lightest POV cam on the market? Every one I’ve tried out seemed too bulky for me to forget I had it on. LTRHead4Life At the time of this article’s writing, []

December 29th, 2014

Ask The Editors: Is European Gasoline Like Cheating?

Dear ATVC: Would putting European gasoline, which is higher octane at the pump than American gas, into my ATV give me any sort of performance advantage? The short answer is no and no. Why two no’s? Because first off we say it time and time again: Octane rating is not a measurement of performance. It []