Roundup – August 2009

Side-by-side offers extended battery life

The Polaris Ranger EV electric-powered utility vehicle features the largest battery pack (11.5 kilowatts) in the industry and has the longest range of any electric mid-size. With the 30-horsepower electric motor, operators have three mode options: high for speed, low for towing and hauling, and max for maximum range (up to 50 miles).

Two-for-one with Kawasaki Mule

The Kawasaki Mule 4010 Trans4x4 diesel utility vehicle can serve as a four-person crew transporter or as a two-person extended bed cargo hauler. The liquid-cooled, three-cylinder diesel engine makes the UTV perfect for commercial jobsites where diesel fuel is close by. The cargo payload expands from 400 to 1,100 pounds in the two-person configuration.

UTV tackles big jobs, off-road challenges

Combining rugged simplicity and low maintenance, the Cub Cadet Volunteer 4x4D utility vehicle showcases an 854cc, 3 inline cylinder Yanmar diesel engine with the advanced performance of a fully independent suspension. The fully-welded steel frame, wide stance and low center of gravity allow for stability, traction and control.

Four-passenger work UTV

Kubota’s RTV 1140CPX four-wheel-drive utility vehicle is powered by a three-cylinder Kubota diesel engine with 24.8 horsepower and features a new VHT Plus transmission that delivers easier gear shifting. Maximum cargo load is 1,102 pounds, with a towing capacity of 1,300 pounds. The 1140CPX can convert from one- to two-row seating easily to allow for more passengers or more cargo space.

Husqvarna UTV for the landscape industry

The automatic, all-wheel-drive HUV4421 from Husqvarna offers the traction, power and payload to complete tough tasks. The UTV features an 800-pound bed load capacity, power-tilt bed and certified roll-over protection with seatbelt. The model is available in gas and diesel engine options.

Attachments provide extreme versatility

Bobcat’s 2300 utility vehicle can sweep, lift, mow and move materials with its RapidLink attachment system. The Rapid

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