FIA Creates New Category for Side-by-Side Racing

Lucas Cooney
by Lucas Cooney
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fia creates new category for side by side racing
The International Auto Federation (FIA) has created a new category that allows side-by-sides to compete in off-road events under FIA rules.Side-by-sides can now race under the T1-2 Light Weight Buggy category, which was specially made for side-by-sides like the Polaris Ranger RZR, Yamaha Rhino, Arctic Cat Prowler, Kawasaki Teryx, and Can-Am Commander.This new category gives drivers the chance to outfit their stock machines with additional safety equipment and other materials to compete in FIA sanctioned events.Those curious can check out the new Light Weight Buggy T1-2 category rules online at or directly by clicking here.Related Reading 2011 Can-Am Commander Preview 2010 Arctic Cat Prowler XTZ 1000 H2 EFI Review 2010 Polaris Ranger RZR Review 2009 Yamaha Rhino 700 FI Sport Edition Review 2010 Kawasaki Teryx 750 FI 4×4 Review Jagged X takes Vegas to Reno UTV victory Arctic Prowlers finish 1-2 in Baja 1000
Lucas Cooney
Lucas Cooney

I have been working exclusively in digital media since 1997. I started out with, spending nearly nine years creating and editing content on Canada's leading sports website. I left to join VerticalScope, Inc., one of the world's largest online publishers, to start a number of powersports publications. While at VerticalScope, I've helped create and oversee content for a wide variety of different publications, including,,,,, and many more.

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