All-Terrain Vehicles go where you need to work
Imagine a racehorse with its native speed, but with the strength and stamina of a mule—no, an Ox—the sure-footedness of a mountain goat, but was as comfortable to ride on as a broken-in trail horse. Now give it an engine, four wheels, and the latest technology.
Welcome to the modern farm racehorse/mule/ox/goat/comfort rider. But today, we just call these four-wheelers ATVs, All-Terrain Vehicles.
When it’s just you that you rely on to get the jobs done around the acreage, the ability to hop on an ATV and set off across the field when you need to is unparalleled. Add to that the ability to go just about anywhere in spite of mud, snow, rocks, or sand thanks to available four-wheel drive and designed-in sure-footedness, and it’s easier to see the ATV Advantage.
Add in on-board storage or carrying capacity and a hitch to give you the ability to bring tools along or spray for weeds, and the ATV Advantage becomes real.
So let ’s go one more and point out they can go like scat and a blast to drive.
Here are some of the most engaging models available today.
The Alterra 600 delivers efficient power, better handling, more durability, and easy servicing. The vehicle’s 600cc, single-cylinder, fuel-injected engine—built by Arctic Cat in the United States—offers 45 horsepower and complements its chassis with a lower center of gravity for incredible balance and increased stability. Its CVT system provides increased performance, smooth low-speed engagement and longer belt life. The ATV’s new steering geometry provides more agility, its electronic 4WD engagement makes switching from two- to four-wheel drive easy and riders have accessible storage under the handlebars.
Outlander PRO XU
All-new for 2023, the Outlander PRO XU has supreme capability and style. Work smarter with the speed limiter, in style with this bold new look, and enjoy peace of mind with the premium protection features. Powered by a Rotax Advanced Combustion Efficiency engine, available in the HD5 or HD7 single cylinder engine configuration. The Outlander PRO XU is equipped with class-leading power, ground clearance, suspension travel, towing capacity, rack capacity and longest maintenance intervals."
Sportsman 450 H.O.
The Sportsman 450 H.O. offers the same Sportsman power, performance and comfort that riders know and love, but with best-in-class value. Industry-leading towing capacity, ground clearance and 5 gallons of storage make the 450 H.O. the perfect vehicle for working on their farm or ripping through backwoods trails. The 33 hp and 25” puncture-resistant tires mean that you’ll be able to cross off to-do lists quicker and get back to doing the things you love.
Polaris Off Road
Yamaha Kodiak 450 / 700
Built with pride in the U.S., the Yamaha Kodiak 450 and 700 ATVs deliver the capability, comfort, and confidence utility riders demand on the ranch or trail. Featuring an industry-exclusive 10-year belt warranty, Yamaha’s Ultramatic transmission delivers smooth takeoffs and precise engine braking. The two-inch receiver and cargo racks provide ideal hauling capacities for everyday working tasks. Kodiaks are equipped with On-Command four-wheel drive, skid plates, on-board storage, and a comfortable all-day riding position.
Yamaha Motor Corp., USA
KingQuad 750 PS
Bold, angular styling, and a relaxed riding position with low-effort electronic power steering. Generous towing capacity and fully independent suspension helps you take on any chore. Torque-rich, EFI-fed engine, and Quadmatictransmission with effective engine braking. Fender- and handlebar-mounted headlights, LED taillight plus full LCD instrument panel. Rugged, removable cargo rack protectors help you set up your KingQuad for any mission.
Suzuki Motor USA
Brute Force 750 4x4i EPS
Kawasaki’s flagship ATV features an electric power steering system (EPS), powerful 750cc liquid-cooled V-Twin engine, and a CVT transmission with an idealized high gear ratio. Four wheel independent suspension, highly-maneuverable chassis, and rugged styling complete the package. Covered storage built into the front rack is large enough to hold two 16-ounce bottles.
Kawasaki Motors Corp., USA