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2011 Tierra Del Sol Desert Safari Photo Gallery
The MotoUSA crew took a Kawasaki Teryx to Truck Haven, California for the 2011 Tierra Del Sol Desert Safari.
The MotoUSA crew recently attended the 2011 Tierra Del Sol Desert Safari to get a healthy dose of dirt and dust on four wheels. Check out how the guys fared in the
2011 Teirra Del Sol Desert Safari
Ken was fairly confident with the crawling capabilities of the Teryx but was still surprised how well the unit handled the walls of "the Notch."
We could have played all day on the walls of "The Notch," but there was plenty of other terrain to explore.
After just a few attempts, Ken was climbing over sections of Truck Haven that had stopped some serious 4X4s in their tracks.
Climbing down obstacles was just as fun as climbing up behind the wheel of the Teryx.
The locking differential of the Teryx makes tricky sections of the trail a breeze when combined with the power of its 750cc engine.
The stable platform of the Teryx makes it well suited for rock crawling duties as well as hauling the mail through the desert.
What can seem like a simple obstacle at the Tierra Del Sol Desert Safari can be anything but.
Just one mistake can put you on your lid at the Desert Safari.
Some serious crawlers were in attendance at the Tierra Del Sol Safari. This machine took second at the 2011 King of the Hammers race.
Ken pondered how much speed it would take to get the Teryx into the air like Team Gen Right's machine.
Ken tries to duplicate the antics of Team Gen Right in the Kawasaki Teryx.
As nice as some of the Jeeps were at the Tierra Del Sol, it would be hard to imagine the pain of putting a scratch on them. That is why we prefer the Teryx; plastic is much cheaper than sheet metal.
The Kawasaki Teryx makes quick work of almost any type of obstacle in its path.
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