Posts Tagged ‘ electric motor ’

January 6th, 2015

Outrider Electric ATV – Strange Even for a 3-Wheeler

When we use the term “ATV” around the office, it usually elicits images of four knobby tires, rider-forward seating, controls borrowed from motorcycles and so on. “UTV” or “side-by-side” are terms that bring up a different set of mental images. But the Horizon from Outrider USA is a machine that has even us scratching our []

March 7th, 2012

Ask the Editors: Can I Put an Electric Motor in my Gas-Powered ATV?

Dear ATVC: All the hype about electric motors being the wave of the future has me wondering if it’s possible to swap out the internal combustion engine of an ATV with an electric motor & batteries? I have a 1987 Honda Fourtrax with a blown engine- rather than rebuild it, maybe this would be a []