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Do I Need an ATV

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Do I Need an ATV

Do I Need an ATV?

You can choose from various sizes of ATVs. There is likewise a distinct distinction in ATVs based on its desired application. The most popular kinds of 4 wheeled ATVs are the 4-wheel drive Utility ATVs, Sports ATVs and Side by Sides.

The fastest speed recorded on a quad bike, or ATV provided a flying start, is 196.19 miles per hour. This was by Terry Wilmeth (USA), at the Madras, Airport in Madras, Oregon, USA, on 15 June 2008. 

Off-roadway automobiles were first made available in the early 1960s. A few of the first ATVs were 6-wheeled instead of the more typical 4-wheeleers these days. Almost every youth ATV sold in the United States is made in Taiwan or China despite brand.

Buying an ATV

First-time owners usually go the used ATV route as do long-time owners. They are looking for an upgrade to their existing 4-wheeler who don't want to shell out the bucks. Buying a used ATV is not just smart however if you look enough time a working gem is not all that hard to find.

Nevertheless, you can likewise wind up with a  faulty vehicle that costs you more than the price spent for over the long-term. Knowing where to look and how to purchase is half the fight.

The most risk-free place to buy a used ATV is a dealer? Sort of. Many dealerships offer as numerous used ATVs as they do brand-new ones. 

Buying a used or brand-new ATV at a dealership is, you guessed it, like purchasing an automobile. You'll probably get wheeled-and-dealed however it's the guarantee you're after.

About ATVs

In 1985 Suzuki presented to the industry the first high-performance four-wheel ATV, the Suzuki LT250R QuadRacer. This device remained in production for the 1985 to 1992 model years. 

Throughout its production run, it underwent 3 major engineering makeovers. Nevertheless, the core features were retained. These were:

  • A sophisticated long-travel suspension
  • A liquid-cooled two-stroke motor
  • A fully manual five-speed transmission for 1985 to 1986 models
  • A six-speed transmission for the 87 to 92 models

It was a maker exclusively developed for racing by extremely experienced riders.

Models continue today, to be divided into the sport and utility markets. Sports designs are typically small, light, two-wheel drive machines. These speed up rapidly, have a manual transmission and perform at speeds up to approximately 80 miles per hour.  


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