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July 28, 2014 by  
Filed under First Drive, Industry News, Polaris, Press Releases

While the Sport UTVs usually get all the glory, we haven’t forgotten that utility-based units are what bred them. Polaris hasn’t forgotten its roots, either- they have been expanding the Ranger line almost as aggressively as their RZR line, and the addition of multiple units highlights the 2015 model year. Check out what they have […]


April 18, 2013 by  
Filed under Blog, First Drive, Industry News, John Deere, Press Releases

In the relatively short existence of UTVs, they began to be recognized as something more than a work vehicle. We have seen major milestones in the industry as they adapt from more utilitarian functions to all out sport recreation. Some units like the Kawasaki Teryx, Arctic Cat Prowler, Yamaha Rhino, Polaris Ranger and Can-Am Commander […]

2012 Polaris RZR XP4 900

June 5, 2012 by  
Filed under Feature Articles, First Drive, Polaris, Tested

The New Polaris RZR XP4 900, the way public transportation should be! It didn’t take long for the buzz to hit after Polaris launched the XP in January of last year. “When’s the 4-seater coming out?” is all we heard shortly after. In fact, it almost seemed that more people were interested in the four-seat […]


March 26, 2012 by  
Filed under First Drive, Kymco

KYMCO adds EFI to their popular value priced UTV In a world where cash is king, keeping more of it after every purchase is very important. This is even more important when you purchase the things in life that make it more enjoyable versus items you really need. We traveled to Carolina Adventure World in […]

2011 Honda Big Red MUV 700

March 26, 2012 by  
Filed under First Drive, Honda

2011 Honda Big Red MUV 700 For an OEM manufacturer, designing an all-new UTV is a bit of a daunting task. Concepts take a few years to half a decade to bring to fruition, and even after a new model is brought to market, many small tweaks and changes must be made to keep it competitive […]


March 15, 2012 by  
Filed under Feature Articles, First Drive, Kawasaki

Kawasaki adds to their lineup with a four seater built for the Adventure. Whenever a new UTV is introduced into the market, it is exciting times for the media as well as the consumers.  It opens more options for us to choose from and really get the right machine for the type of terrain you […]

Can-Am Commander 1000 LTD

March 1, 2012 by  
Filed under Can-Am, Feature Articles, First Drive

2012 Can-Am Commander 1000 LTD Can-Am Adds a Luxury Off-Road UTV to their lineup WORDS BY ALAN COOPER // PHOTOGRAPHY BY TROY MERRIFIELD In the world of UTVs, manufacturers are continuing to offer more options for off-road enthusiasts that give them more while out on the trail or while performing work-related duties.  More suspension, more […]