ATV Product Category

ROV industry working on design standards

IRVINE, Calif.  Nov. 9, 2009 – The Recreational Off-Highway Vehicle Association (ROHVA) is working with the industry and other interested parties to develop a voluntary American National Standard (ANSI/ROHVA 1-200X) that addresses the design and performance of ROVs sold in North America. The ANSI...
November 10th, 2009 | Filed under: Headlines, Other, Product | Read More

Congressional hearing on youth ATV ban set for Sept. 10

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — Federal lawmakers have scheduled a hearing for Thursday, Sept. 10, to receive an update on the status of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA) that essentially banned the sale of kids’ dirtbikes and ATVs, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) reports. The...
September 9th, 2009 | Filed under: Product | Read More

Contest offers chance to go on location with ‘Nitro Circus’

EVS Sports and Tucker Rocky are sponsoring a trip to visit the location of MTV’s “Nitro Circus” and meet star Travis Pastrana and his crew, according to a release from EVS Sports. The EVS On Location with Travis Pastrana & Nitro Circus Contest will grant three winners an all expenses...
August 7th, 2009 | Filed under: Other, Product | Read More

Polaris Launches New Neighborhood Vehicle

Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) has announced the introduction of a low emission electric powered Neighborhood Vehicle, the Polaris Breeze, which is the first new product to be launched by the recently announced On-Road Vehicle Division. This unique, low emission vehicle combines industry leading...
July 16th, 2009 | Filed under: Product | Read More

Honda Announces 2010 Models

Honda Announces 2010 Models
FROM HONDA PRESS RELEASE: Honda ATV’s and Side-by-Side: Working hard and playing hard, Honda’s line has it all from TRX90 to the Big Red. FourTrax Rancher/FourTrax Rancher ES Over the years, the ready-and-willing FourTrax® Rancher® has proven itself to be a dependable partner from sunup...
July 15th, 2009 | Filed under: Product, UTV, Utility | Read More

Yamaha launches new Rhino Web site

CYPRESS, Calif. — Yamaha Motor Corp. recently launched TruthAboutRhino.com, a new Web site created to provide information about Rhino side-by-side vehicles, according to a release from Yamaha. The company said the site would combat “a recent flurry of inaccurate information and negative advertisements...
June 24th, 2009 | Filed under: Manufacturer, Product | Read More

Yamaha Rhino Models Get Update

Yamaha is asking all owners of their Rhino UTV off-road vehicles to bring the vehicles back to the dealer for important updates, according to Yamaha and the Comsumer Products Safety Commission. Yamaha officials stressed that the move is not a recall of the Rhinos, despite the wording chosen by some mainstream...
April 1st, 2009 | Filed under: Product | Read More

Lead Law/Youth Machine Ban Update

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — Young riders, parents, state lawmakers and others concerned about the current federal ban on selling youth dirtbikes and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) rallied on the steps of the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Wednesday, March 4, to support an exemption to the Consumer...
March 19th, 2009 | Filed under: Other, Product | Read More

Polaris Unveils New Limited Edition Models

We always get excited when Polaris reveals its limited edition models of its ATVs and UTVs – not just for all the cool accessories and sharp looks, but because we get to hear the latest creations coming out of the Polaris Department of Unusual Colors. Exhibit A: the new Sportsman 850 XP EPS LE...
March 9th, 2009 | Filed under: Product | Read More

Polaris, Bobcat Create Long-Term Alliance

Polaris Industries Inc. and Bobcat Company today announced a long-term strategic alliance that will leverage the complementary strengths of both companies to penetrate work-related market segments globally. The alliance will include technology sharing, co-development and supply of highly-differentiated...
March 2nd, 2009 | Filed under: Manufacturer, Product | Read More