Tag: change

Ask the Editors: Sparkly Oil

Silver in the black pool. Dear ATVC: I recently drained my quad’s oil for a change and was shocked to discover metal filings within the old oil in the catch pan. Does this mean the end of my engine is near? We’ve certainly been there before but surprisingly, no, the presence of metal particulates in […] More »

  Comments | By - April 14, 2019

Ask The Editors: Brake Maintenance Lazy Style

Do they really need that much attention? Dear ATVC: I was told I should drain and replace the brake fluid in my Suzuki LT300. Is this really necessary if I’ve bled the brakes regularly and made sure the fluid is topped off at the start of each season? This is actually a good question because […] More »

  Comments | By - October 21, 2018

Wildcat XX 125-hp Coming From Textron Soon

Big changes ahead in the world of Arctic Cat. Spring of 2018 will see release of the new Wildcat XX; a 125-hp Triple 998 engine, with 17.5 inches of front and rear suspension travel, King Shocks, KMC 15-inch wheels, 30-inch tires, full doors and a race-inspired ROPS. And perhaps just as big an announcement: The […] More »

  Comments | By - April 24, 2017

Bye Bye Bad Boy: New Name Announced

Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. has announced the transition of its Bad Boy Off Road brand to Textron Off Road. Side-by-side models in the current line remain the same; vehicles with the new Textron Off Road branding will begin to appear in authorized dealerships by April 2017. The Textron Off Road brand of side-by-sides features the […] More »

  Comments | By - March 22, 2017