July 28, 2003
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Big Shots Staggered
Designed for the Honda VTX 1800 Retro, the Big Shots feature full-length heat shields, slash-cut ends and Vance & Hines/ exclusive Power Chamber, which offers the performance advantages of a 2-into-1 system without compromising the look of the 2-into-2 drag pipe.
Vance & Hines, 800/592-2529
A new high-mount exhaust from Indigo Sports, the Ultra Hi for sportbikes features a low sound, passenger peg
retention, polished mid-pipes, carbon fiber heat shield and a choice of silencer finish: polished aluminum, carbon fiber or titanium. No
re-jetting or re-mapping needed.
Indigo Sports, Inc., 770/719-3800
A manufacturer of high-performance two-swtroke exhaust systems, Factory Pipe serves as OE supplier to Arctic Cat and Polaris as well as an aftermarket supplier to Pro Circuit, FMF, Bill’s Pipes, Speedwerx, Toomey Racing and Yoshimura, among others.
Factory Pipe, 707/463-1322
Bassani Xhaust is a manufacturer of premium exhaust components for cars, trucks and motorcycles. Recognized for its quality, fit and
durability, Bassani products include precision-engineered headers, X-pipe brand crossover pipes and Aft-Cat exhaust systems. Said to aid horsepower, torque and fuel efficiency.
Bassani Xhaust, 866/782-3283
Exhaust and controls specialist FMF has made the jump from off-road motorcycles and ATVs to street bikes. The company’s new PowerCore-S street exhaust is offered in two different versions, aluminum and titanium, and three different anodized finishes: natural, bronze and blue. The titanium version has our unique oval to round canister shape and a 62% decrease in weight compared to the stock muffler. The aluminum version uses an extruded oval aluminum canister with a satin clear anodized finish. Available for most 600cc to 1000cc sport bikes, both mufflers were dyno, track and street tested to insure an all around power increase.
A supplier of aftermarket exhaust systems for the automotive and powersports industries — including ATVs, dirt bikes, sport bikes, metric cruisers and Harley-Davidson — Jardine’s most recent product includes a new RT-Four off-road system for the Yamaha YZ250F, a slash cut slip-on for the Honda VTX 1800, new slip-ons and a new RT-One 2:1 full system for the RC51, and a new RT-One the CBR600RR.
Jardine Performance Products, 909/739-5900
Borrowing heavily from ideas obtained in designing road race exhausts, Muzzy now offers a growing lineup of high quality titanium and stainless steel exhaust systems for four-stroke bikes and ATVs. Systems feature stainless steel or titanium (on some models) head pipes, lightweight aluminum or oval titanium mufflers, and are lighter than stock. Available for Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki and Kawasaki dirt bikes, as well as the Honda 400EX, Yamaha 660 Raptor, Suzuki LTZ400 and Kawasaki KFX-400 quads.
Muzzy Performance Products, 541/385-0706
Küryakyn is offering Samson's new line of exhaust for metric cruisers, the Shogun Exhaust. The Warlord series features 1-3/4" headpipes with 2-1/4" full wrap around heat shields. No need to worry about unsightly discoloration with these pipes. The head pipes exit into 2-1/4" O.D. baffles. Complete mounting hardware and brackets are included with each set.
In its sixth year, Big Gun specializes in four-stroke exhaust systems via its Race Series, Signature Series, Quiet Series and Utility Series pipes. Buy a Race Series pipe, swap out the internals with the simple twist of an allen bolt and hit the trails with a Quiet Series system. All 2003 Big Gun exhausts are U.S. Forest Service Spark Arrestor approved.
Big Gun Exhaust Systems, 800/870-4461
An exclusive product line of Advantage Performance Distributing, DMC has produced exhaust system technology for the powersports community since 1975. DMC’s 4-Stroke Pulse Chamber operates as a variable tuning device to
continuously deliver maximum torque and horsepower, and the firm’s Alien 2-Stroke systems deliver big increases in horsepower while increased average and peak torque insures quicker acceleration. Available for Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki, Suzuki and Polaris.
Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, and owned by Dreison International, SuperTrapp/Kerker is a 30-year manufacturer of performance exhaust systems for a variety of motor vehicle applications, including automotive, motorcycles and ATV. New products include applications for Harley-Davidson motorcycles, metric cruisers, and the IDSX series for utility quads.
Every Cobra exhaust system comes hand-polished prior to chroming and is outfitted with a full-length, 220-degree heat shield and removable baffles. Systems available for Harley-Davidson motorcycles, as well as for bikes and quads from Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki and Suzuki.
Cobra Engineering, 714/692-8180
Paughco just released several new exhausts for Twin Cam machines. Designed for 2000 to present Twin Cam applications, the Upsweep Twin Cam Fishtails exhaust tips extend just past the rear fender and feature a straight-through design. Finished in chrome, the Twin Cam Upsweep Fishtails are sold with all required mounting hardware.