UTV Round-up

The following is an overview of some of the latest UTVs, and attachments, to hit the market:




American LandMaster Cruiser

American LandMaster announced the release of its new model, the Cruiser – a vehicle designed for those that want the full functionality of a utility vehicle combined with the luxury and entertainment side of a golf car. What makes this vehicle so unique to the marketplace is that it comes with several upgraded features and accessories at a low price. By combining the luxury feeling of a golf car with the high-torque power of a utility vehicle, users can now have a vehicle that supports heavy-duty tasks for work, and entertains friends and family for recreation. The vehicle (pictured above) was designed to drive around the neighborhood, cruise down for ice cream, take a trip to the park, or stop by your favorite local landmark and enjoy the quiet outdoors.


Bobcat model year 2019 utility vehicles

Model year 2019 utility vehicles, including the Bobcat UV34 diesel and UV34XL diesel, are designed to meet the demands of the most challenging work conditions. With industry-leading specs, industry-proven durability and comfort features the hardest-working operators deserve, the new utility vehicles deliver reliable productivity and performance every day. An all-new, more rigid chassis on both standard and XL utility vehicles provides all of the performance needed in a work-focused vehicle. Bobcat utility vehicles also boast additional comfort, added strength and increased performance for the job. The chassis design drastically improves ground clearance and road capability while allowing more range of motion in the suspension for superior ride quality, which is enhanced further with increased seat padding. With more material added to the frame, suspension components, wheel hubs and extended-life wheel bearings, the utility vehicles offer superior durability as well. Towing capacity is increased by 500 pounds.


Caterpillar utility vehicles

Caterpillar utility vehicles – the gasoline-powered Cat CUV82 and diesel-powered CUV102D – feature a rugged steel cargo bed and offer 1,000-pound total rear cargo capacity and 2,000-pound towing capacity for outstanding performance in a variety of applications. The CUV82 and CUV102D utility vehicles boast a four-wheel independent suspension system with a front sway bar to provide stability at full load. A long swing-arm suspension, custom-tuned springs and shocks deliver a balance between a smooth ride and hauling loads. Ample ground clearance ensures these vehicles navigate rough terrain with ease. Cat UTVs efficiently complete hauling tasks, quickly maneuvering over rugged terrain at the worksite at speeds reaching 45 mph, depending on model. The CUV82 is powered by a 0.8L three-cylinder gasoline engine delivering 50 hp., while a 1.0L three-cylinder diesel engine delivers 25 hp. to the CUV102D. Smooth acceleration, clear sightlines and engine braking capability make Cat UTVs well suited for hauling and towing.



Cub Cadet Challenger Series

The Cub Cadet Challenger Series is built to handle unique challenges, from work to play and everything in between. Heavy-duty U-joints provide increased longevity, while three-way adjustable shocks allow drivers to set their suspensions and customize the ride. A comfortable, durable seat and off-road tires with selectable locking front and rear differentials give drivers the confidence to tackle rugged terrain and power their off-road adventures. The upgraded Challenger Series follows a user-centric design and comes equipped with premium features such as a roof, winch, LED headlights, and high-sided doors. A 1,200-pound towing capacity adds a layer of versatility needed to handle any challenge on the trail. Noise-dampening ducts direct sound out of the cabin, while engine isolation reduces frame vibration to lessen cabin noise. Meanwhile, high-sided sealed doors offer protection from dirt, mud and water while eliminating the need for additional hip and shoulder restraints.


Greenworks Commercial CU 800

Greenworks Commercial’s CU 800 is the first ever lithium-ion-battery-powered commercial-grade utility vehicle with a UL-certified 13.8kw battery. It can navigate the toughest of terrain, while transporting all the tools and materials that would be needed to finish any project. No job is too big for CU 800, as it has a payload capacity of 500 pounds, and towing capacity of 1,500 pounds. The CU 800 can reach top speeds of 30 mph, and is fully customizable – users can upgrade to mud tires, 3,500-pound winch, full windscreen and full camo wrap, as needed. The CU 800 utilizes an A-Arm front and rear suspension system, and has the capability to be 2WD or 4WD. The CU 800 offers gas-replacement power while saving money in fuel costs, reducing noise and eliminating emissions. On a single charge, the CU 800 can travel 60-plus miles.


Intimidator UTV and TGB join forces

Intimidator UTV and TGB Engine Company have joined forces to create one of the most powerful UTVs on the market. Intimidator is powering its GC1K and GC1K Crew Series UTVs with TGB’s 1000 engine, combining the creative engineering forces from both companies.

The TGB 1000 V-Twin engine boasts 83 horses, 67 pounds of torque, and speeds up to 65 mph. Other engine features include:

* 4-stroke, V-Twin, 2-cylinder SOHC

* 10.2 compression ratio

* 997.1cc displacement

* Liquid-cooled

* ECU ignition and electric starting

* Uses Octane 87 unleaded gasoline

* Engine oil SAE 15W-40 (API SF or SG)

* 10,000-foot altitude test and verification usage

The GC1K Series UTVs by Intimidator sports a heavy-duty frame, and an improved plastics package. It is tougher, faster, and decked out to provide the ultimate side-by-side experience.


John Deere Gator HPX615E and HPX815E

Built for varied work applications, the gas-powered Gator HPX615E (pictured) and the diesel-powered Gator HPX815E models offer standard four-wheel drive for superior payload, cargo capacity, towing and overall stability. Both models are equipped with a heavy-duty suspension with 3.5 inches of suspension travel, delivering excellent heavy-hauling capabilities. The deluxe cargo box on both machines features removable sides and tailgate; a one-handed pickup-style opening; and is designed to last with durable composite construction that makes it resistant to dent, rattle and rust. Additionally, the transformative features of the cargo box allow it to transition to a flatbed, ideal for carrying large, irregular shaped cargo. Both the HPX615E and HPX815E handle up to 16.3 cubic feet in cargo volume, and boast 1,000-pound cargo capacity, 1,300-pound towing capacity and 1,400-pound payload capacity. These models also feature optimal weight distribution and a six-inch ground clearance for easy usage on any terrain.


Kioti Mechron UTV Series

The Kioti Mechron UTV Series offers landowners a diverse range of models and features for both work and play. With standard four-wheel-drive and a 22-hp., three-cylinder Daedong engine, all three Mechron utility vehicles combine power and agility to tackle the toughest terrain. More than 55 inches of cargo bed space allow for more than 1,100 pounds of bed capacity, making these UTVs the perfect vehicles for all types of projects, from hauling gear to moving landscape material. The 12 inches of ground clearance offer precise maneuverability in all environments. With field cab add-ons available for the 2200 and two-row bench seating on the 2240 model, operators can choose the level of comfort and convenience that best suits their needs. Models include the Mechron 2200 and Mechron 2240.


Kubota RTV-X1120

Kubota Tractor Corporation introduced the RTV-X1120 in 2018, and it is Kubota’s most well equipped utility vehicle, offered at a value price point of $13,999 MSRP. Designed for the commercial customer and daily heavy-duty work, the Kubota RTV-X1120 combines Kubota quality with enhanced power, torque and performance. Kubota-built and all-terrain proven, the 24.8-horsepower, 3-cylinder liquid-cooled diesel engine has a well-earned reputation for providing extra acceleration. The engine and VHT-X transmission provide a top speed of 29 mph, as well as plenty of hill-climbing power. Designed for reducing operator fatigue during long workdays, the RTV-X1120 features adjustable, ergonomically designed 60:40 split bench seats; digital dashboard display; power steering; easily accessible parking brake; and large under-seat storage compartments.


Yamaha Wolverine X2

The Wolverine X2 is Yamaha’s proven off-road side-by-side. Assembled in the USA at Yamaha’s state-of-the-art factory in Newnan, Ga., and built for any outdoor adventure and excursion, the X2 features a 600-pound-capacity cargo bed, and can tow up to 2,000-pounds. Providing optimal performance, the Wolverine X2 is equipped with a super-quiet 847cc parallel-twin engine, reliable on-command 4WD system, durable Ultramatic CVT transmission with Yamaha’s 10-year belt warranty, and both speed- and torque-sensitive electric power steering.


Fisher Poly-Caster UTV spreader

The Fisher Poly-Caster UTV hopper spreader is designed specifically to fit into the bed of a UTV, and lets users easily address the applications where only a UTV can go, and apply the finishing touch to sidewalks, paths and driveways.




Western Impact UTV v-plow and straight blade snowplow

The Western Impact UTV professional-grade snowplows are exclusively designed and built to turn UTVs into winter workhorses. The tough, 6-foot-wide v-plow can easily adapt to handle 5-foot sidewalks and gates whether in angle, scoop or V mode. The 6-foot straight blade is a professional-grade plow in a lighter-weight package allowing it to fit more UTVs. Both feature a simple mounting system that provides exceptional ground clearance and the Western Scrape Lock system for cleaner scraping, especially when back dragging.

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