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2021 FOUR-TO-SIX-SEAT RECREATION UTVs

2021 FOUR-TO-SIX-SEAT RECREATION UTVs Want a vehicle that can hold your whole crew of friends, family or fellow workers; conquer rough terrain; carry and tow serious weight; ride comfortably; and deliver impressive handling and acceleration? It sounds like too much to ask, but the 2021 four-to-six-seat recreation utility UTVs do it all. Some models, like the Yamaha RMAX4 and Polaris General, are true sport utility machines with sport UTV-like power and suspension, while most are less sporty but still fun and very capable.…

2021 TRACKER 800 SX/LE

2021 TRACKER 800 SX/LE The three seat 2021 Tracker 800 SX/LE are 63 inch wide, utility focused recreation utility machines. Both models are powered by a smooth, silent, three cylinder, 812cc, double overhead cam 12 valve engine with 50 horsepower. Selectable 2WD/4WD with a lockable rear differential provides go-anywhere traction. Independent front and rear suspension offers 10 inches of front travel and 9.5 in the rear. The 2021 Tracker 800 SX is available in base and LE models. Standard equipment on base models…

2021 TRACKER SVX1000/CAMO

2021 TRACKER SVX1000/CAMO Made by Arctic Cat, the two seat, 64 inch wide 2021 Tracker SVX1000/Camo sport utility UTV is mechanically identical to Arctic Cat’s discontinued Havoc 1000. The SVX1000 is powered by a strong, responsive 100-horsepower inline twin cylinder engine. Double A-arm front and rear suspension with spring preload adjustable shocks offer nearly 13 inches of travel. The SVX1000 also comes with an extended cab with 24 cubic feet of storage space, power steering, bolstered bench seats, full doors, steel…

2021 TWO-AND THREE-SEAT RECREATION UTVs

2021 TWO-AND THREE-SEAT RECREATION UTVs 2021 two-and three-seat Recreation UTVs range from sport-utility machines with sport UTV-like power and suspension, like Yamaha’s new RMAX2 1000s and Polaris Generals to utility-focused models like Kawasaki’s Pro-series Mules. They’re all able to take you and heavy loads of cargo or gear on challenging trails. We gathered the key information on the two- and three-seat machines in this category and put it at your fingertips. *Currently available 2020 model ARCTIC CAT PROWLER…

2021 TRACKER XTR1000

2021 TRACKER XTR1000 Made by Arctic Cat, the 2021 Tracker XTR1000 is mechanically identical to Arctic Cat’s Wildcat XX sport UTV. Both have the 130-horsepower Yamaha three-cylinder engine, convenient fully automatic transmission, extra strong cage and outstandingly rugged chassis with double shear steering and suspension mounts and Fox 2.5 Podium QS3 shocks. This 64-inch-wide machine has 18 inches of travel front and rear. Full doors and 30-inch tires on 15-inch wheels are also standard equipment. The biggest difference…

TROUBLESHOOTER POLARIS GENERAL FIX

GENERAL RUMBLE IN THE POLARIS GENERAL Dear Sarge, I have a 2017 Polaris General. Since it was new, there has been a low-frequency rumble between about 25 and 40 mph. I also have a paint-spray-can rattle that seems to be intermittent. Polaris is telling me a noise is not a defect. The dealer said they all do that because the drive shafts are not balanced. Sarge, can you balance the drive shafts to reduce or eliminate this annoying rumble? One final thing: How come your magazine didn’t report on this obviously prevalent…

2020 SPORT 4X4 UTVs

The performance wars between UTV manufacturers escalate for 2020, and sport-minded UTV drivers win! Can-Am’s new X3 Turbo RR models deliver 195 horsepower, Polaris unleashes the new RZR Pro XP, Honda introduces new four-seat Talons, Kawasaki jumps into the game with the new KRX 1000, and that’s just a taste of the UTV performance feast in our “Sport UTV Buyer’s Guide.” ARCTIC CAT ARCTIC CAT WILDCAT XX The Wildcat XX is powered by the same stunning 130-horsepower triple used in Yamaha’s YXZ1000R with a fully automatic…

2019 ARCTIC CAT WILDCAT 700 SPORT XT & LTD

Wildcat 700s Sport an inline twin with a tad over 60 horsepower via closed-loop EFI, and acceleration is formidable in such a light package. The 60-inch cars have more than a foot of travel with dual torsion bars sharpening handling. The XT sports JRi EXC-1 2.5 gas shocks with 70-position compression adjusters, while the LTD upgrades to Elka Stage 5s with dual-speed compression and rebound tuning, plus half doors. For 2019, MSRP dropped by $1000–$1100. See UTV Action's full test of the Wildcat Sport here:…

2019 ARCTIC CAT/TEXTRON WILDCAT 1000 X & LTD

The Wildcat X returns with its 95-horsepower V-twin, compression-adjustable JRi EXC-1 piggyback shocks, five-link rear suspension, quarter doors and a $1000 lower price. The LTD upgrades to Elka Stage 5 shocks with true dual-rate springs and adjustable damping, full doors, ITP Blackwater Evolution tires on beadlock rims, and a roof. See UTV Action's full test of the Wildcat X LTD here: https://utvactionmag.com/arctic-cat-wildcat-x-ltd-test/ Motor type 951cc 8-valve, liquid-cooled SOHC V-twin Transmission CVT w/ EBS…

2019 ARCTIC CAT/TEXTRON HAVOC BACKCOUNTRY EDITION

New for 2019, the Havoc Backcountry Edition is ready for adventure with a hard roof, hood rack, 28-inch Ultracross tires on blacked-out rims, Premium seats, and a 4500-pound Warn winch.  Havocs also tow a ton and carry 600 pounds in the tilt bed. All have dual-piston brake calipers with 9-inch brake rotors and 12.9 inches of rear travel. See UTV Action’s  full Havoc X test here:  https://utvactionmag.com/test-textron-havoc-x/ Motor type 957cc, 8-valve, liquid-cooled SOHC twin Transmission Dual-range CVT w/ rev.&…

2020 TRACKER 500S

If you like Arctic Cat’s Prowler 500, you’ll love Tracker’s 500S; it’s the same machine, and it’s $7,999, $1000 less than the Arctic Cat! Tracker UTVs will be available a Bass Pro Shops all over the country. The 500S is powered by a 443cc four valve engine. It has selectable 2WD/4WD and independent double A-arm front and rear suspension. This machine can carry 500 pounds in the bed and tow 1500. Tracker offers Trail, Back Country and Hard Cab accessory packages for the 500S.Find out more about Tracker vehicles here:…

2020 TRACKER EV

The Tracker EV is an electric UTV that’s just like Arctic Cat’s Prowler EV, even the $10,499 price is the same. Tracker UTVs will be available at Bass Pro Shops. It has full time 4WD, seats 4 and the rear seats convert to a cargo deck. The 38 horsepower, 72V drivetrain features regenerative braking. Independent MacPherson front suspension joins solid axle suspension in the rear. There’s also a Truetimber Edition for $10,899 with camo bodywork and a Warn winch. Find out more about Tracker vehicles here:…

2020 TRACKER 800SX CREW

Tracker Off Road's 800SX crew is a mechanical twin of Arctic Cat's Prowler Pro Crew, and it's priced at $12,999, $1,800 less than the Arctic Cat! Tracker UTVs will be available at Bass Pro Shops. It's powered by a smooth, quiet, three cylinder 812cc engine with 50-horsepower, seats six, tows a ton and carries a half ton in its tilt bed. There is also 17.95 cubic-feet of storage and removable passenger seats. Find out more about Tracker vehicles here:…

2020 TRACKER SVX1000

Tracker Off Road UTVs are built by Arctic Cat and will be available at Bass Pro Shops across the country. The 2020 SVX1000 is equipped just like Arctic Cat's base Havoc, with 100 horsepower and 27 inch tires on steel wheels, and it's price is $1,800 less than the Havoc! An accessorized model is shown in the main photo.  To find out what kind of performance you can expect from this new machine, check out UTV Action's full test of the Havoc X here: https://utvactionmag.com/test-textron-havoc-x/ Motor type 957cc…

2019 ARCTIC CAT/TEXTRON HAVOC & HAVOC X 1000 EPS

Havocs sport a 100-horsepower inline twin, class-leading 12.8 inches of travel and an extended cabin with 24 cubic feet for storage and a dump bed. The Havoc X upgrades to Fox 2.5 Podium QS3 shocks with three-position compression adjusters, a 4,500-pound Warn winch and 28-inch ITP Ultracross tires on two-tone aluminum wheels. See UTV Action's  full Havoc X test here:  https://utvactionmag.com/test-textron-havoc-x/ Motor type 957cc, 8-valve, liquid-cooled SOHC twin Transmission Dual-range CVT w/ rev.& EBS Drive…

2019 ARCTIC CAT TEXTRON WILDCAT XX LTD:

New for 2019, the Wildcat XX LTD comes with a 130-horsepower triple with new ECU mapping and the strong, great-handling chassis that helped it earn UTV Action’s New UTV of 2018 Award. The LTD also comes with a roof, half windshield, SSV Bluetooth audio system, 30-inch tires, and front and rear bumpers. See a full test of the Wildcat XX here: https://utvactionmag.com/test-textron-wildcat-xx/ Motor type 998cc liquid-cooled, DOHC, EFI triple Transmission Dual-range CVT Drive system 2WD/4WD Suspension/travel:   Front Dual…