The Mudslinger

For those who ride the trail less traveled. Mudslinger adventures cover ATV, UTV, and dirt bike articles, quizzes, ultimate lists, and more.

Trail Boss

I'm here to bring you no-fuss articles and coverage of all things to do with ATVs, UTVs, and motocross bikes. Model reviews, ATV DIYs, and ultimate lists of off-road trails are just a taste of what I bring to the table.

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2017 KTM 1090 Adventure R Model Overview

by Trail Boss

Review of the 2017 KTM 1090 Adventure R

KTM motorcycles and dirt bikes are an adventure rider’s dream come true, and this rings especially true for the 2017 KTM 1090 Adventure R. Though it’s a bit smaller than its 1190 older brother, it doesn’t skimp on a thing.

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Model Overview: 2015 Can-Am Maverick 1000R Turbo X ds Review and Specs

by Trail Boss

Can-Am Maverick Turbo: Think you can handle this kind of horsepower? 

Whether they’re kicking up mud or taking on the dunes, Can-Am has been a fan favorite when it comes to their tough and capable crossover utility vehicles (UTV) lineup. So, when the 2015 Can-Am Maverick 1000R Turbo X ds was introduced, it promised to be an advanced performance machine with power and capability unlike any other on the market.

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Model Overview: 2017 Arctic Cat Alterra TRV 550 Review and Specs

by Trail Boss

A utility-style touring ATV, the 2017 Arctic Cat 550 TRV is a prime choice for outdoor enthusiasts and ranchers alike.

When Arctic Cat introduced touring ATVs, a.k.a. the Alterra lineup, the 4x4 ATV community was in for a real treat—the crème brûlée kind of treat.

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Model Overview: 2018 Suzuki RM-Z250 L8 Review and Specs

by Trail Boss

Review of the 2018 Suzuki RM-Z250L8 

Fun is never in short supply when you’re riding off road, and riding on the dirt track is full of its own set of thrills. To get the most out of your experience, though, you need the right set of wheels. Two wheels, to be exact. 

Enter the 2018 Suzuki RM-Z250L8.

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Model Overview: 2018 Yamaha YZ450FX Review and Specs

by Trail Boss

Yamaha’s reputation for producing powerful off-road bikes lives on in the YZF450FX.

The year 2018 has ushered in some great off-roading rides, and the 2018 Yamaha YZ450FX is a total bullseye.

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