ATV News Category

Hinson Clutch Components now accepting rider support applications for the 2012 season

Hinson Clutch Components is now accepting applications for the 2012 racing season. Hinson is already in full production getting ready for 2012. Team Monster Kawasaki won the 2011 Supercross and Outdoor Nationals in the 450 class, Team Pro Circuit Monster Kawasaki won the lites West Coast Supercross and...
September 20th, 2011 | Filed under: Press Releases | Read More

BRP’S CAN-AM COMMANDER SIDE-BY-SIDE VEHICLE NAMED ‘BEST OF THE BEST’ AWARD

BRP received the coveted 2011 “Best of the Best” Award in the Side-By-Side ATV category from Field & Stream magazine with its Can-Am Commander 1000 side-by-side vehicle. The Best of the Best awards, now in its 14th year, have a stringent list of prerequisites and recognize products relevant to...
September 6th, 2011 | Filed under: Press Releases | Read More

Kolpin Buys Cycle Country’s ATV Division

From Powersports Business Kolpin Outdoors Inc. is purchasing Cycle Country Accessories Corp.’s ATV Accessories product line for $9.7 million, subject to certain adjustments and contingencies, the companies announced Thursday. Cycle Country, based in Spencer, Iowa, is selling only its ATV Accessories...
September 6th, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, Press Releases | Read More

RELEASE: Jagged X RZR Tops In Vegas To Reno

The Jagged X race team earned its fifth consecutive win last weekend, followed by Polaris’ own Matt Parks. Here’s the press release from Polaris. Minneapolis, Aug. 23, 2011– Best in the Desert’s Vegas to Reno race is the longest and toughest, off-road desert race in the U.S., and Polaris RANGER...
August 23rd, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, News, UTV | Read More

KYMCO Releasing Limited Edition MXU 500i To Complement Ford’s Wild F-150 SVT Raptor

Press Release Spartanburg, S.C. – KYMCO USA has entered a partnership that will have the powersports vehicle specialist produce an ATV to complement the rugged F-150 SVT Raptor off-road performance truck offered by Ford Motor Company. The KYMCO Built Ford Tough F-150 SVT Raptor Limited Edition MXU...
August 19th, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, Press Releases | Read More

Episode 4 of “ATV-24/7” To Air on Sunday, August 21st @ 5:30 p.m.

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – When Englishman Liam Cater sold everything he owned so he could race the full schedule of the ATV Motocross Nationals in America, it was in pursuit of a life-long dream. The “ATV-24/7” crew caught up with Cater at the challenging Spring Creek MX track during Round 7 of the...
August 18th, 2011 | Filed under: Press Releases | Read More

Most Durable ATV CVT? Study Says It’s Yamaha

Press Release CYPRESS, Calif., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A., has long touted its ATV and Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicles as being the toughest of their kind, and now a third party study conducted by ADP Lightspeed has proved that claim.  More specifically, the ADP Lightspeed...
August 18th, 2011 | Filed under: Press Releases | Read More

Congress Passes Lead Law Exemption for ATVs

Congress has passed a bill that would categorically exclude youth off-highway vehicles from lead provisions in the Consumer Product Safely Improvement Act of 2008. The bill, H.R. 2715, passed through the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday by a vote of 421-2 after being introduced by Mary Mack...
August 3rd, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, Other | Read More

Yamaha Updates Its Website

www.yamaha-motor.com Now Provides Easier Navigation and More Engaging Content CYPRESS, Calif. – June 7, 2011 – The Motorsports Group of Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A., has enhanced its consumer facing website: www.yamaha-motor.com.  Based on direct customer feedback, the enhanced site provides...
June 8th, 2011 | Filed under: Press Releases | Read More

U.S. Interior Department Reverses Wild Lands Policy

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — In a victory for off-highway vehicle (OHV) riders nationwide, U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar has reversed his position on his controversial new Wild Lands policy, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. In an announcement made June 1, Salazar said the federal...
June 1st, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, Press Releases | Read More