NEW 2018 JOHN DEERE GATOR XUVs
John Deere unleashes two new Gators with an optional full-cabin enclosure complete with air conditioning and heating.
The XUV835R is powered by an 812cc, 54-horsepower twin,
and the XUV865R is powered by an 854cc, 23-horsepower
diesel. They have 45+-mph and 32-mph top speeds, respectively, and are available in green/yellow, camo and olive/black.
These cross-over utility vehicles sport 26-inch Ancla tires and
7. 9 inches of front and 9.1 inches of rear independent travel.
Width is 63. 7 inches, wheelbase is 84. 5 inches and fuel
capacity is 11. 2 gallons. The two new full-size Gators comes
in three trim levels—E, M and R—with E being the base
model without EPS, M sporting EPS and a wiring harness for
electrical accessories, and R being the enclosed cabin with
HVAC and heater with windshield defroster.
John Deere introduces the new gasoline-powered
XUV835R and diesel XUV865R utility UTVs with
optional full-cab enclosures, air conditioning and
heater, and three levels of trim.
DRAKART SCORPION X4
Starting on page 60, check out the latest UTV products
from the Sand Sports Super Show. Drakart had its new
four-seat Scorpion on hand, and it’s impressive with a
123.5-inch wheelbase, 80-inch width and King 2. 5 IBP
shocks. Front travel is 21 inches, while rear travel is 19
inches. The 2WD Scorpion has a six-speed sequential-shift transmission and Hayabusa engine with three power
options—1300cc/190 horsepower, 1340cc/212 horsepower and turbocharged 1440cc/350 horsepower.
AERODYNAMIC UTV WINDSHIELDS
Drakart’s Scorpion X- 4 is currently a 2WD chain-
driven UTV powered by a Suzuki Hayabusa motor-
cycle engine with reverse and billet transmission
cases, but it will soon be available with 4WD.
Klock Werks’ Flare windshield for the
Polaris RZR XP and S 1000 sells for
$399.99 and comes in clear, light tint
and dark smoke. Flares are coming for
Generals, Rangers and Can-Am X3s.