Posts Tagged ‘ Carbon Fiber ’

February 3rd, 2014

Ask The Editors: Why No Carbon Fiber ATV Frames?

Dear ATVC: Why are there no carbon fiber ATV frames out there yet? Is the sport too hard on the material? Contrary to common misconception, carbon fiber is plenty strong enough to handle the rigors of even the most brutal off-road experience and would likely be much lighter in the process to boot. So why []

June 26th, 2013

Weekly Used ATV Deal: 2009 Kawasaki KFX450R

Warmer weather is arriving, riding facilities are opening by the day and your loyal ATV Connection editors are still scouring SprocketList in the hopes of finding someone a sweet deal on a previously loved ATV. That said, this week’s ad takes us to a place called Murfreesboro, TN. According to the listing, this is a []

June 14th, 2012

ATV Tech: The Mysterious Reed Valve

In this day of four-stroke domination, many riders will never have had the experience of wringing out a high-revving two-stroke quad. This is a shame because two-strokes created a type of power delivery that even the peppiest four has difficulty reproducing. Best of all it managed to do it by weighing less, containing far fewer []