OCTOBER 2016 / UTV ACTION 29
Prowler recreation utility UTVs
are available with a 951cc, single-overhead-cam, eight-valve V-twin; a
695cc, single-overhead-cam, four-valve
single; or a 443cc, single-overhead-cam, four-valve single. The 1000 and
700 have double-A-arm front and rear
suspension with 10 inches of travel.
Their tilting beds can carry 600 pounds,
and there’s a huge storage compartment under the hood. The
Prowler 1000 XT EPS and 700
XT EPS come with power steering and aluminum wheels.
The more compact Prowler
500 has 7. 5 inches of travel
front and rear and a tilting bed
that can hold 500 pounds.
It comes with steel wheels
and without power steering.
The Prowler 1000 XT EPS
is $15,299, the Prowler 700
XT EPS is $13,999 and the
Prowler 500 is $9499.
PROWLER HDX LINEUP
Arctic Cat’s more
utility-focused Prowler HDX
UTVs have contoured seating for three,
a transformable tilting cargo box that
converts to a flat bed and side storage
compartments under the bed. Beds on
Prowler HDX Crew 700
the HDX 700 XT can hold 1000
pounds and the bed on the 500
XT can carry 600 pounds. The
suspension offers 10 inches of travel
front and rear. Air-adjustable Fox Float
rear shocks compensate for heavy
loads on the HDX 700 XT and HDX 700
With a wheelbase 31 inches longer
than the standard HDX models, the
new Prowler HDX 700 Crew XT features comfortable seating for six. The
HDX Crew 700 also comes with the
transformable tilting cargo box. The
HDX 700 XT is $14,499, the HDX 700
Crew XT is $15,499 and the HDX 500
XT is $11,999.