Posts Tagged ‘ Side-by-side ’

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 [...]

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November 18th, 2014

Polaris Urges Off-Road Enthusiasts to Stop CPSC Mandate

You may be familiar with the organization CPSC; these were the guys who came down hard on three-wheelers back in the mid 1980s. After a couple of decades of relative peace, it appears they are back with a whole bunch of mandates targeting the safety of side-by-sides. Polaris Industries Inc, the leading manufacturer of off-road [...]

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November 10th, 2014

Ask the Editors: I Want Kandi

Dear ATVC: Ive been looking for either a Polaris Ranger or JD Gator for around my property to assist in yard work. Now a much lesser quality Asian model is selling locally for 1000.00 It is a Kandi 250. It is two years old and has under 100 hrs. For that price, can I please [...]

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October 9th, 2014

2015 Polaris DAGOR Ultra-Light Combat Vehicle

Each year when we hear news of companies like Polaris nabbing military contracts, the first thing we tend to think is boy I’ll bet they come up with some wicked-cool vehicles for getting troops and gear out into the field. Rarely do we get to check out these mythical beasts… until now. Polaris Defense, a [...]

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September 16th, 2014

Can-Am Unleashes 121 Horsepower Turbo Can-Am Maverick X ds

Only yesterday we dispelled rumors of a 1200cc Can-Am Maverick for 2015 and today we’re pleased to report that while rumors of the machine’s displacement may be untrue, indeed a 121-hp 1000cc Maverick is about to be unleashed thanks to the added boost of a factory installed turbocharger. BRP adds the industry’s first factory-installed turbocharged [...]

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