Yamaha Star 2016: Changing looks with new colors, V-Star windshield options
CYPRESS, Calif. - Yamaha introduced the rest of its Star cruiser lineup for 2016, which includes new colors, upgrades to a couple of models, and the third member of the Bolt family.
After introducing the 2016 Bolt and Bolt R-Spec in early June, Yamaha announced that the Bolt C-Spec, a cafe-...
Yamaha adds more affordable YZF-R1S to 2016 supersport lineup
CYPRESS, Calif. - Yamaha said it's upping the ante in the sportbike world with a third, and more affordable, R1 model: The YZF-R1S.
The YZF-R1S (shown, right) is designed to court the more budget-conscious sportbike enthusiast who does most of his or her riding on the street, not the track. Yamaha engineers replaced some of the R1's higher spec components—titanium ...
Polaris Ranger Crew 570-6 a 'value minded' UTV for 2016
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Polaris adds to the Ranger family with the new value-minded Crew 570-6 UTV.
Retailing at $11,799, the Crew 570-6 features seating for six; a long chassis (60 inches wide x 146 inches long); tubular ROPS; a 44 hp ProStar 570 engine that's rear-mounted for quiet operation and easy access; 1,500 lbs. of towing capacity and payload; and an 800 lb. bed capacity.
To keep the ride s...
Yamaha 2016: All-new YZ450FX, WR450F built for competition
CYPRESS, Calif. - Yamaha unveils the all-new YZ450FX for 2016, an off-road racer conceived, engineered and built specifically for hare scrambles and GNCC competition.
The OEM also introduced the new WR450F, along with the 2016 YZ250FX and WR250F. All four models feature push-button electric starts and precise fuel injection, Yamaha said.
The YZ450FX shares the rearward-slanted cylind...
Polaris 2016: RZR revs up with four-person turbo and High Lifter editions
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - The new Polaris RZR XP 4 Turbo EPS and RZR XP 4 1000 EPS High Lifter Editions for 2016 will offer extreme performance for desert, trail, mud and dune riding, the OEM said.
The RZR XP4 Turbo EPS has all the features of the previously unveiled RZR XP Turbo EPS
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Timbersled Products, a division of Polaris Industries, has announced its 2016 lineup of four new Timbersled snow bike conversion systems, available now at nearly 200 Timbersled dealerships across the U.S. and Canada.
A Timbersled system consists of components that transform a dirt bike into a snow bike that can be ridden through deep powder snow, up and down mountains, across sno...