Posts Tagged ‘ Q&A ’

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 []

December 22nd, 2014

Ask The Editors: Come on Baby Wrap My Tires

Dear ATVC: I was researching tracks for use in snow and came across an article that made it sound like there are track wraps to be purchased for your tires that would give incredible traction in the snow BUT the only place I have been able to find these referenced is in that thread. Help! []

November 24th, 2014

Ask the Editors: Why Doesn’t my UTV Have a Fire Extinguisher?

Dear ATVC: Why don’t the manufacturers include fire extinguishers with UTVs? A buddy of mine had a rollover that resulted in spilled fuel. Fortunately it didn’t ignite but with hot engines and pipes and gasoline in the mix, an extinguisher seems like a must-have item. Good call. We agree with the value of carrying onboard []