KAWASAKI BRUTE FORCE 300, $4299
The light, compact Brute Force 300 is styled like the Brute
Force 750, and it’s powered by a liquid-cooled, four-valve
engine with a dual-range, fully automatic transmission. Full
instrumentation gives you your speed, fuel level, trip mileage
SUZUKI OZARK 250, $4599
Suzuki’s Ozark is crisp-running and smooth, and it
handles like a sport quad. A rugged, foot-shift, five-speed
transmission with an automatic clutch lets this small machine
handle big jobs and tough trails.
HONDA RECON 250, $3949, AND RECON
250 ES, $4199
The Honda Recon is a light, responsive, great-handling
machine. It’s very compact, but excellent ergonomics make
it roomy enough for large adults. The base model has a foot-shift five-speed transmission with an automatic clutch. The
250 ES has push-button shifting for its five speeds.
ARCTIC CAT 150, $3599
The 150’s compact size makes it great for tight trails and
crowded work areas, but it’s big enough for adults to ride. A
fully automatic transmission makes it great for learning riders.
It even has full instrumentation.
KYMCO MXU 300, $3999
Yamaha, Kawasaki and Arctic Cat’s 300s are based on the
MXU 300. The Kymco is powered by the same liquid-cooled,
four-valve engine and has a fully automatic dual-range
transmission. It also comes with full instrumentation, and the
price is amazing.
YAMAHA GRIZZLY 300, $4199
Yamaha’s light, maneuverable Grizzly 300 can go where
larger ATVs can’t. A dual-range automatic transmission and
sturdy racks let it handle tough jobs. The liquid-cooled, four-valve engine gives it go-anywhere power.