YAMAHA COMES OUT WITH NEW
It’s not exactly a Tri-Z 250, but at
least it has knobby tires. The Dirt
Wheels crew is eager to get one to
test and see how it handles the triple
jumps. Stay tuned.
LATEST THREE-WHEELER FROM
The leader of that country says it
was designed with their advanced
technology and will beat any ATV
from another country. He pointed out
the long-travel seat spring as one of
its high-tech features.
NEW CUSTOM QUAD WHEELS
Fred’s Wheel and Tire Barn has
this custom kit that includes four rims
and 1000 spokes that you have to
install yourself. So far, this is the only
customer who has had enough time
and patience to finish a set.
The latest news for
April 1, 2016
By D. West
NEW WHEELIE BAR STILL SEEKING
It’s made out of old crash-test dummies with a steel structure added to
the back. As of this point it has not
yet passed tech inspection at any
officially sanctioned drag strip. It is a
big hit at outlaw events, though.
NEW V-TWIN QUAD ENGINE
It’s made by Lin-Zing Motors as
a replacement to your quad’s stock
engine. It has two cylinders, with
the larger one being 600cc and the
smaller one at 400cc. The 1-liter
engine is reported to vibrate much
more than most.
NORTH KOREA ALSO COMES
OUT WITH NEW SIDE-BY-SIDE
The country’s leader says they
spent years developing this high-performance UTV that will smoke a RZR.
It also comes in a utility version that
has a chicken crate attached to the
back of the seat.
NEW MINI BULLDOZER
Here is one of the prototypes being
tested after they switched from the
normal steering levers to a set of
handlebars. With this improvement
the test riders said it was much easier to do wheelies.
NEW DODGE SALES PROMOTION
To help boost the sales of their
Omni econo-car, Dodge is including a Honda ATC hood ornament.
The design team is currently testing
where to mount it so that the driver
can still see the road. ❏