According to a press releases issued by the EPA recently, a Chinese powersports company and its related U.S. distributor have agreed to recall and replace fuel tanks that will better control gasoline vapors in approximately 1,000 vehicles and take other steps to control pollution stemming from the illegal import of over 12,000 recreational vehicles and highway motorcycles. These motor vehicles were manufactured in China and imported without the required certification indicating that emissions would meet federal standards.
STOW, OH – Mickey Thompson’s innovative new light truck tire, the Deegan 38, is scheduled for availability in April. Developed with five-time Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) champion and 16-time X Games medalist Brian Deegan, the Deegan 38 is the ultimate mud-terrain tire delivering aggressive performance, respectable street manners and impressive style.
Skyjacker is offering a $35.00 consumer rebate on all Skyjacker HYDRO H7000 Series and NITRO N8000 Series shocks or a $55.00 consumer rebate on all M95 Monotube shocks when you purchase 4. You can reap the benefits of improved ride quality, comfort, and performance and get $35.00 or $55.00 cash back!
Essential tools for your VW gearbox. Need to remove a large pinion nut? We’ve got the Pinion Nut Socket (7-381/14) to take care of the job. This hardened socket is a heavy duty upgrade to the original factory VW tool. Adjusting the backlash and pre-load on your diff? We’ve got the Star Tool Socket too (7-381/15).
Versatile Clamp System Can Be Used to Mount Lights, Cameras, Antennas, etc. — Following their debut at the 2013 SEMA Show, Rugged Ridge now has available their new patent pending X-Clamp Mounting System. Designed to be extremely versatile, the new X-Clamp system is an innovative way to mount lights, cameras, antennas and more on any 2.25 – 3-inch diameter tubing, regardless of the vehicle they’re being mounted to.
Monroe, MI – DynoMax Performance Exhaust has announced the launch of its new “Mobile Sound Lab” app, designed to help consumers shopping for a performance muffler to experience each muffler’s unique sound.
Chandler, AZ — Although the XP1K is a pretty sweet machine, the perfectionists at DragonFire have found two items to improve on: the doors. Although visually stunning, most serious off-roaders would actually prefer something a bit more substantial. To that end, DragonFire introduces their new door panels and “Slammer” kits for the big Polaris UTV.
IRVINE, Calif. – Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) has announced that Masafumi “Masa” Nakagawa will succeed Takeshi “Tak” Teranishi as president of the company, effective April 1. Nakagawa, who spent six years at KMC’s Irvine headquarters in the late 1990s, will transition to his new position when Teranishi, who joined KMC in 2009, leaves to assume the presidency of Kawasaki Motors Corporation Japan.