SNOW TRACK KITS BUYER’S GUIDE

— Turn your UTV  into a snowmobile —

UTVs are a blast to drive in the snow, but when the white stuff gets too deep, you need traction and lower ground-pressure  that tires just can’t provide. That’s where track kits come in. Track systems are a great solution for mud and other soft surfaces too. Most track kits in this guide can be installed on all popular UTVs. We gathered the top track kits to help you keep moving even in the most challenging conditions.

UTV MANUFACTURER’S TRACK KITS

Track kits from UTV manufacturers are designed for the maker’s vehicles and comply with the new vehicle warranty. Manufacturer’s kits can also be easier to finance with the UTV than aftermarket track systems.

Can-Am Apache 360 LT.

CAN-AM APACHE TRACK SYSTEMS APACHE 360 LT

The Apache 360 LT features two contact patch settings for increased performance on rough terrain. An aluminum and steel frame provides light weight and strength. Front tracks have 1-inch lugs. Rear tracks have 1.25-inch lugs. Recommended for snow use only with Maverick X3 and Maverick Turbo. Price is $4640.

Can-Am Apache Backcountry.

APACHE BACKCOUNTRY TRACK SYSTEM

Designed for Maverick Trail and Maverick Sport models, the Backcountry Track System uses a steel and aluminum frame and tracks with 2-inch lugs for maximum traction in deep snow. Price is $5350. Visit
www.brp.com or see your local dealer.

Polaris Prospector Pro.

POLARIS PROSPECTOR PRO TRACKS

Polaris Prospector Pro track systems are designed for maximum performance and productivity, with no compromise of vehicle cargo capacity or pulling power.

Prospector Pro track kits have a steel and aluminum frame with 12.5-inch-wide front and rear tracks. Each assembly weighs 97 pounds. Price is $5000. Contact www.polaris.com or your dealer.

Camoplast UTV 4S1.

CAMOPLAST UTV 4S1

Camoplast UTV 4S1 tracks have a steel frame with 12.5-inch-wide front tracks and 14-inch rear tracks with 1.125-inch-tall treads. Each front assembly weighs 103 pounds. Each rear assembly weighs 120 pounds. Ground contact surface area is 2520 square inches. Prices start at $5295 Contact https://camso.co/en/atv-utv  or call (866) 533-0008

Kimpex Commander WSS4.

KIMPEX

The Kimpex Commander WSS4 track kit has a steel frame with 12.5-inch-wide front and 14-inch-wide rear tracks. Treads are 1-inch front and 1.3-ich rear. Each front assembly weighs 91 pounds. Each rear assembly weighs 112 pounds. Ground contact surface area is 2430 square inches. Prices start at $4259. Contact www.kimpex.com.

Mattracks M3.

MATTRACKS M3 SERIES

M3 Series tracks have reinforced suspension and wider wheels, an aluminum frame with 13-inch-wide tracks, 1.75-inch-high treads and Mattracks’ Shape Changing Suspension. Each assembly weighs 143 pounds. Ground contact surface area is 2184 square inches. Prices start at $8000.

Mattracks XT.

XT SERIES

XT Series tracks use an aluminum frame with 11-inch-wide tracks, 1-inch high treads and Mattracks’ Shape Changing Suspension. Each assembly weighs 127 pounds. Ground contact surface area is 1716 square inches. Prices start at $5100.

Mattracks Maxim EZ.
Mattracks EZ.

EZ SERIES

Mattracks’ EZ Series track kits have an unsuspended steel frame and 13-inch-wide tracks with 1 3/8-inch-high treads. Each assembly weighs 146 pounds. Ground contact surface area is 2524 square inches. Prices start at $4168.

Maxim EZ Series kits include rear tracks with a switchback track design, which extends the rear tracks forward, under the vehicle nearly to the front tracks. The extra track footprint allows the vehicle to glide over the snow much like a snowmobile. Each front assembly weighs 146 pounds. Each rear assembly weighs 194 pounds. Ground contact surface area is 3086 square inches. Prices start at $7348. Contact Mattracks at www.mattracks.com or call (877) 436-7800.

 

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