If you’ve been wanting a new UTV but the price has put you off, you need to know about Massimo’s T-Boss 550. It’s just $8,199 and it comes with more extras than many brands’ special editions.
–Massimo also has the more utility styled T-Boss 500 for $7,999 and the T-Boss 410 for $7,199. Cub Cadet’s Challenger 550 is $9,999. Hisun’s Sector 550 is $8,999.The Polaris Ranger 500 is $8,999. Can-am’s Defender HD5 is $9,999.
-The T-Boss 500 comes with a roof, winch, aluminum wheels, folding windshield, side mirrors, turn signals, and camo bodywork if you want it.
–A single cylinder, single overhead cam, four valve, 493cc engine powers the T-Boss 550. The 550 has enough power to explore challenging trails and a top speed of 35 mph on dirt.
-The 4WD system has selectable 2WD/4WD and locking front and rear differentials.
–The Massimo has an impressively comfortable ride, especially considering the machine’s low price and its 6.9 inches of travel up front and 6.5 inches in the rear.
-The 550 has nimble, predictable handling. Power steering is an option on this machine, but even without it, steering effort is light and there is no annoying kick through the steering when hitting bumps.
-See the full test in UTV Action’s October issue!