Posts Tagged ‘ Desert ’

July 28th, 2014

Ask The Editors: Is All Sand Created Equal?

Dear ATVC: I was prepping up my Banshee for sand duty at Glamis and my friend told me that Glamis is known for its soft sand and should be set up differently than most other desert conditions. Is there truth to this and how do you set up a quad for soft sand if so? [...]

May 23rd, 2014

Friday Funny: The Fairer Sex Goes Swimming

It’s been recently brought to our attention that our Friday Funny clips rarely feature the exploits of females doing foolish things on ATVs. Never ones to disappoint, your ATV Connection editors were quick to scour the web in effort to locate some lady lunacy. Fortunately it didn’t take us long. Desert pool, Honda Rancher 420 [...]

April 4th, 2014

Friday Funny: ATV Hyrdoplane

We typically devote our Friday Funny clips to riders getting in over their head and eating crow as a result but this week we located a video that’s pretty darn amazing. The scenario entails a Yamaha Raptor 700R outfitted with sand paddle tires out in the dunes happens upon a deep desert pool. Two options [...]

October 25th, 2013

Friday Funny: Ancient Sport ATV Mating Ritual Revealed

In this never-before-seen footage, our cameras have captured the long-thought-mythical mating ritual of the elusive desert sport ATV. Witnessed are a Yamaha Raptor 700R and Suzuki QuadSport Z400 engaging in the ancient traditional doughnut-burning dance of honor upon the sun bleached sand. However when the Raptor pilot eases off the throttle in what can only [...]

December 3rd, 2012

Friday Funny: Sand for Supper

You can’t help but appreciate a video that opens with the photographer saying, “He says every time he’s on camera or around women, he crashes.” We didn’t see any women in this video but there definitely was a camera present. Fortunately it doesn’t take long for this rider to live up to his reputation.