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Drive races BRP trike vs Sea-Doo around Manhattan

Drive and Jalopnik race around Manhattan on a pair of Bombardier Recreational Products - a Can-Am Spyder F3S and a Sea-Doo GTX - to see which is faster: land or water.

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BRP recalling 5,200 Can-Am Spyders for excessive heat

​Bombardier Recreational Products is recalling 5,165 examples of the 2013 Can-Am Spyder RT. It's possible that if the trikes idle for low periods or there is prolonged low-speed riding, excessive heat can build up. This can cause to burns to riders or fires.

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Xcar gets muddy with BRP's Can-Am Maverick

Xcar has channeled its inner Dukes of Hazzard, but uses a BRP Can-Am Maverick as substitute for the General Lee and a muddy English field instead of Hazzard County, Kentucky Georgia. The Maverick is a side-by-side or utility task vehicle (SxS or UTV) from the same folks who make the Spyder, but BRP considers this is

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Bombardier issues two Can-Am Spyder recalls over fire risks

Bombardier has issued two separate recalls for various models of its Can-Am Spyder. The first is for 2008-2009 GS and 2010 RS models. The fuel vapor canister vent hose in the engine compartment can leak, with accumulated fuel vapor a potential fire concern due to its proximity to the ignition. A bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration indicates the recall, which affects 9,6

Recalls
Bombardier recalls 3,200 Can-Am Spyder RT trikes over brake failure fears

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a bulletin for the recall of the 2010 Can-Am Spyder RT to rectify an issue with its brakes. A pin in the brake pedal connecting rod on 3,259 units potentially affected could come loose; if that happens, total loss of braking is possible.

Can-Am Spyder Hybrid reportedly under development at Canadian university

As compact as it is (in comparison to a car, anyway), the Can-Am Spyder doesn't guzzle much fuel. But that won't stop some from being lured by the tree-hugging credentials of a "hybrid" badge.

Development of plug-in hybrid Can-Am Spyder underway [w/video]

Can-Am plug in hybrid Spyder – Click above to watch video after the jump

Nearly 10,000 Can Am Spyders recalled over faulty steering

Can-Am Spyder - Click above for high-res image gallery

Nearly 10,000 Can Am Spyders recalled over faulty steering

Can-Am Spyder - Click above for high-res image gallery