Tag: gearing down

Ask the Editors: Changing My ATV’s Gearing

The mysterious world of gear ratios. Dear ATVC: So I got a 2016 Rhino 250 and it’s missing the front sprocket and chain. (way I bought it) My rear sprocket is a 32T and I believe the front was originally a 13T? Has anyone upgraded to the 11 tooth 530 front sprocket and did it […] More »

  Comments | By - May 12, 2019

Tech Center: The Weird and Wonderful World of Gear Ratios

Sport ATV riders and racers alike often spend big bucks on performance enhancements but overlook a simple means of changing the delivery characteristics of their machine’s engine output: the final gearing. We often talk of gearing a quad up or down and it sounds complex on the surface when in fact it’s a simple matter […] More »

  Comments | By - April 28, 2014