2015 Polaris Sportsman XP 1000 First Ride

2015 Polaris Sportsman XP 1000 First Ride

Across the four-wheeled powersports industry, energy and development has been focused on the exploding sport UTV market. Polaris has proven to be the market leader with a never-ending list of new side-by-side models coming out of the Minnesota-based company. For 2015 they have once again proved that it also cares about the core ATV customer…

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Oppose CPSC’s Proposed Mandatory Standards for ROVs

Oppose CPSC’s Proposed Mandatory Standards for ROVs

Minneapolis, November 7, 2014- Polaris® Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today asked off-road enthusiasts to stand up and let their voices be heard regarding the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s (CPSC) proposed mandates for off-road, side-by-side vehicles (ROVs). Despite willingness by Polaris and other manufacturers, along with the Recreation Off-Highway Vehicle…

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2015 Can-Am Maverick 1000R X ds First Ride

2015 Can-Am Maverick 1000R X ds First Ride

Can-Am answers the age old axiom, ’there’s no replacement for displacement’, by fitting a turbocharger to its sporty Maverick X ds side-by-side ($22,999). We romped around California’s adult-sized sandbox of Glamis to find out how it performs. In the side-by-side business bigger is most definitely better. Anxious to steal a piece of the performance market,…

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Polaris Camp RZR 2014 Preview

Polaris Camp RZR 2014 Preview

Polaris is returning to Glamis this Halloween for Camp RZR 2014. There will be tons of activities and displays for the entire family to enjoy, including movie premieres trick or treating and a show and shine competition. Polaris will also be giving away a ton of product and a 2015 RZR XP 1000. A fleet of…

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PEP UTV Shock Review

PEP UTV Shock Review

The list of modifications and changes that can be made to a UTV is long and can be expensive. Many a dollar has been spent on UTVs to make them faster, look different or handle better. Back in the days of the Rhino craze it was a given that a large chunk of your cash…

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2015 Honda Foreman Rubicon IRS First Ride

2015 Honda Foreman Rubicon IRS First Ride

By Guido Ebert The North American market for ATVs contracted by nearly 70% – or more than a half-million units – in the nine years between the market’s record highpoint in 2004 and 2013, according to Power Products Marketing, a Minneapolis-based research firm. Still boasting a leading share in the U.S. ATV market, Honda sold…

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