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2014 ATV Model Roundup

5 new machines for 4-wheeling fun at the cabin
By Mark Boncher
Published: September 6, 2013

Ride 'em in, load 'em up, drive 'em out, ride 'em back, roundup!

Sometimes I make up my own words to ATV-riding songs, like the old theme to “Rawhide.” How can you not have fun doing work on these 4-wheeled fun machines?

I picked these five for this year's ATV roundup.

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Can-Am Outlander Max XT 800R
This is a 2-up ATV, one that is legally allowed to drive on sanctioned ATV trails with two people aboard. It is also versatile and come become a 1-up with its Convertible Rack/Seat system. The machine also comes with multi-function racks on both the front and back that have BRP’s extremely easy-to-use and patented LinQ system. Useful cabin accessories like different sized bags, gear holders, gun racks and more are easily attached.

SPECS
Engine:
799.9cc, V-twin 4-stroke liquid-cooled SOHC 8-valve (4 valves per cylinder)
Transmission:
CVT, sub-transmission with high/low, park, neutral and reverse. Standard engine braking.
Drivetrain:
Selectable 2W/4W shaft driven with Visco-Lok front differential
Front suspension:
Dual A-arm with 9 inches travel
Rear suspension:
Torsional Trailing arm Independent (TTI) with 9.3 inches travel
Fuel tank:
5.4 gal.
Dry weight:
796 pounds
Price:
$12,049
 
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