Why Are Today’s All-Terrain Vehicles So Inadequate?

This video questions why the market has settled for fragile, all-terrain vehicles in spite of equipment – like the now-discontinued “Bombi” made by Bombardier back in the 70’s and 80’s – being far superior.

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00:00 – The Question Prompting This Video
00:22 – The Bombardier “Bombi”
00:29 – Bombi History
00:50 – Why It’s Useful
01:08 – Argos?
01:18 – New Design Prices
01:34 – New Designs Are Toys
01:44 – Machines Need To Be Tough
02:13 – How Quads Changed the Market
02:35 – Seasonal Limitation Issue
02:52 – Bombi Useful All Year
03:00 – Hauling Requirements
03:10 – Why Don’t They Make Bombis Anymore?
03:20 – Bombi Comfort & Protection
03:39 – EFI To Improve Engine
04:22 – EFI For Cold Starts
04:38 – Front & Rear Winch
05:13 – Foam-filled Rear Wheels
05:56 – Heated Cab & Controls
06:28 – Strong Undercarriage
06:35 – Modern Machines Deceptively Weak
06:54 – Your Life May Depend On the Machine
07:08 – Concluding Remarks
07:49 – A Call Out To Bombardier
07:55 – The Buying Used Option
08:03 – Peoples’ Mindsets Have Changed
08:18 – We Can Do Better
08:36 – Invitation for Comments
09:04 – Invitation To Next Video


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