Displaying items by tag: quad bike

Thursday, 07 February 2019 14:05

X400 EPS LE: A reliable, basic farm quad

Manufacturers may spend lots of time and money promoting their ‘hero’ models, but many potential customers are just looking for a basic hack.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 03 March 2016 14:55

Side-by-side gains popularity

Not long ago the humble quad was the main means of getting around the farm.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 22 May 2015 10:27

Worksafe wants quad bike issues sorted

Worksafe New Zealand’s chair says he’s asked the senior managers at his organisation to try to broker a deal with farmers over the carrying of passengers on quads.

Published in General News
Thursday, 30 April 2015 12:04

Changing face of farm transport

You may be old enough to remember the movie: the year 1971, and Sean Connery aka James Bond is chased by security guards on red three-wheel motorbikes with huge knobbly tyres.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 14 May 2014 13:25

No helmet cops $15k fine

A MARLBOROUGH man has been fined $15,000 for not wearing a helmet while riding a quad bike at work – and for carrying a helmetless child as a passenger.

Published in General News

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