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2014 Yamaha Viking EPS First Ride

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Yamaha turned the utility market on its ear and put other ATV manufacturers back on their heels in 2004 with the introduction of the Rhino 660. Before then side-by-sides we pure work machines with low-tech suspension and even lower tech engines. The Rhino opened up the possibility of enjoying the trails after working all day…

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2013 Kawasaki Brute Force 4x4i EPS Review

2013 Kawasaki Brute Force 4x4i EPS Review 0

What goes through your mind when Kawasaki invites you to come ride the 2013 Kawasaki Brute Force 750 4x4i EPS “Special Edition” on the Hatfield-McCoy Trails in Southern West Virginia? My answer would be: BIG FUN! Riding the flagship of Kawasaki’s four wheeler line up at the premiere ATV riding destination on the east coast was like a dream…

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2009 Can-Am Renegade 800R EFI ATV Review

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We tend to think that most ATVs with 4WD and independent rear suspension fall into the wide-ranging sport utility class – the best combination of high-performance sport quads and the do-all, rugged work machines. Some manufacturers claim to offer a blend of the two genres, but those efforts can fall short, usually on the sporting end. Can-Am…

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2009 Suzuki QuadSport Z400 Project

2009 Suzuki QuadSport Z400 Project 0

When the QuadSport Z400 was released back in 2003 by many trade publications, it was heralded as the best performance quad on the market, and it proved itself in the racing sector with many championships. It had a one-year-reign as king until Yamaha released the YFZ450, shortly followed by the Honda TRX450R, and even with those…

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2009 Polaris XP 550 EFI ATV Review

2009 Polaris XP 550 EFI ATV Review 1

Polaris has a well-known monster on its hands with the Sportsman XP 850, but as our friendly testing crew at ATV on Demand recently discovered, there isn’t always a need, or desire, for a utility quad with overabundant power. That’s why Polaris Industries created a scaled-down version to prove that sometimes less is more. Be sure…

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2009 Kawasaki Brute Force 650i and 750i ATV Review

2009 Kawasaki Brute Force 650i and 750i ATV Review 0

The big-bore sport utility ATV division is packed with tough, high-power quads ready to tow anything or go anywhere. Kawasaki’s 2009 Brute Force 650 and 750 machines are right there in the mix for the utilitarian who bleeds green. We were briefly introduced to the bullish duo for a day of riding the Mines and Meadows ATV Resort in…

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2009 KTM 450 SX ATV Review

2009 KTM 450 SX ATV Review 0

Being the most expensive of anything in the powersports industry is a dubious title. KTM is known for costing a little more off the showroom floor than other ATV and motorcycles. But the distinction of being one of the most expensive mainstream manufacturers doesn’t stem solely from its European roots. The 2009 KTM 450 SX quad…

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2009 Honda Rincon ATV Review

2009 Honda Rincon ATV Review 0

The Honda Rincon is Big Red’s largest displacement utility ATV and, as the flagship, hosts the same traits found throughout the company’s utility line. Key features include non-traditional engine placement, fuel injection, independent rear suspension and automotive-style transmission. All of Honda’s work-biased ATVs mount the engine longitudinally, or front-to-back, similar to a truck. The idea…

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