Club Car Releasing New Customizable, Job-Specific Showcase Vehicles
Utility Vehicles

Club Car Releasing New Customizable, Job-Specific Showcase Vehicles

Customers Select the Appropriate Showcase Vehicle Platform and Choose the Accessories That Meet Their Distinct Requirements Club Car, a brand of Ingersoll Rand, has launched…

New SnowEx Drop Pro 600 Spreader Offers Improved Controls, Simplified Installation
Attachments

New SnowEx Drop Pro 600 Spreader Offers Improved Controls, Simplified Installation

The new SnowEx Drop Pro 600 drop spreader features an all new, intuitive variable-speed digital control with minimal wiring for simple installation. With a 6-cubic-foot…

Operation Kubota: Learn What Makes the New RTV-X1120 the Perfect Utility-Focused Vehicle
Utility Vehicles

Operation Kubota: Learn What Makes the New RTV-X1120 the Perfect Utility-Focused Vehicle

SPECS: Engine Horsepower: 24.8 hp Type of Engine: Diesel Max. Travel Speed: 29 mph Payload Capacity: 1,102 lbs Towing Capacity: 1,300 lbs Utility vehicles, or…

Editor at Large: Test driving Kubota’s RTV-X1120
Utility Vehicles

Editor at Large: Test driving Kubota’s RTV-X1120

For our June issue, the editors at Compact Equipment are visiting manufacturers to not only operate equipment but visit facilities and gain a better understanding…

New Compact Actuator from Southco Allows Electronic latching for Smaller Vehicles like UTVs
OEM Systems

New Compact Actuator from Southco Allows Electronic latching for Smaller Vehicles like UTVs

Southco Inc., a global leader in engineered access solutions, has expanded its line of electronic access solutions with a compact electronic actuator that simplifies the…

Utility Vehicle Spring Maintenance: Learn How to Revamp Your UTV for the Season
Utility Vehicles

Utility Vehicle Spring Maintenance: Learn How to Revamp Your UTV for the Season

Temperatures are rising. Project start dates are locked in. You’ve hired your crew. Spring has arrived, and it’s finally go time. But before you haul…

Heading Off Road: From Cat to JLG, Big Brands Release New UTVs and Target Niche Markets
Utility Vehicles

Heading Off Road: From Cat to JLG, Big Brands Release New UTVs and Target Niche Markets

Projects create nomads. For a contractor or farmer, a new job usually means another mission in a new place, making reliable transport imperative to travel…

On a Roll: Classic UTV Manufacturers Discuss Their Tried-and-True Lineups
Utility Vehicles

On a Roll: Classic UTV Manufacturers Discuss Their Tried-and-True Lineups

When thinking of utility vehicles (or UTVs for short), it’s easy to picture weekend warriors zipping around to their next adventure. However, when packed with…

Truckin’ Tool Carriers: Attachments Are Transforming the Utility Vehicle Market
Attachments

Truckin’ Tool Carriers: Attachments Are Transforming the Utility Vehicle Market

Worksite utility vehicles have transformed in recent years, in a very literal sense, and that is due to the expanding nature of the applications they…

KIOTI launches new K9 UTV series
Utility Vehicles

KIOTI launches new K9 UTV series

KIOTI Tractor is introducing its new K9 utility vehicle series with the debut of the K9 2400 model. The K9 Series joins the MECHRON Series…

Club Car and United Rentals Score at the 2018 Super Bowl LII Football Championship Game
Utility Vehicles

Club Car and United Rentals Score at the 2018 Super Bowl LII Football Championship Game

When the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles faced off at the 2018 Super Bowl LII football championship game, they were backed by another…

All-New, Gas-Powered Kubota RTV-XG850 Sidekick Makes its Official Debut at the National Farm Machinery Show
Utility Vehicles

All-New, Gas-Powered Kubota RTV-XG850 Sidekick Makes its Official Debut at the National Farm Machinery Show

America’s Best-Selling Diesel Utility Vehicle Company Unveils its Fastest Utility Vehicle Yet From the National Farm Machinery Show, Kubota Tractor Corporation publicly unveiled the all-new…

Kubota Unveils Its Best-Valued UTV Yet: RTV-X1120 Series 
Utility Vehicles

Kubota Unveils Its Best-Valued UTV Yet: RTV-X1120 Series 

Kubota Tractor Corporation, the best-selling diesel utility vehicle manufacturer in North America since 2004*, enhances its current market standards with the introduction of the new…

Track vehicle expert Prinoth expands its distribution network to West Virginia
Utility Vehicles

Track vehicle expert Prinoth expands its distribution network to West Virginia

Prinoth, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of tracked vehicles, has just signed an agreement with Leslie Equipment Company to represent the Prinoth Panther line of…

Editor at Large: Operating and Analyzing Equipment at Caterpillar’s Fall Press Event
Excavators

Editor at Large: Operating and Analyzing Equipment at Caterpillar’s Fall Press Event

I got the official (um) yellow carpet treatment in Peoria this past November. The trade press flew in to Caterpillar’s Illinois hometown and were whisked…

Kioti Tractor Names Winner of Its First Responders Shout Out Video Contest
Tractors

Kioti Tractor Names Winner of Its First Responders Shout Out Video Contest

Timberstar Tractor Delivered the Mechron 2240 prize to Vernon Search and Rescue Group Kioti Tractor, a division of Daedong-USA, Inc., just announced Vernon Search and…

John Deere Gator XUV Models Recognized with 2018 AE50 Award
Utility Vehicles

John Deere Gator XUV Models Recognized with 2018 AE50 Award

Gator Utility Vehicles honored with engineering award for innovation and excellence The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) recognized the Gator XUV835 and…

More Details on the New Work-Focused Utility Vehicles from Caterpillar
Utility Vehicles

More Details on the New Work-Focused Utility Vehicles from Caterpillar

Caterpillar introduces its first-ever Cat utility vehicles — the gasoline-powered Cat CUV82 and diesel-powered CUV102D. Beginning with a clean design sheet, Caterpillar gathered extensive customer…

CE Awards 2017: Rental-Worthy Manufacturers JLG and Mustang Build Tough and Economical Equipment
Track Loaders

CE Awards 2017: Rental-Worthy Manufacturers JLG and Mustang Build Tough and Economical Equipment

The Coolest and Most Creative Compact Equipment of the Year Exploration is the engine that drives innovation, so let’s go exploring. Let’s search through a…

Editor at Large: We Visit Caterpillar’s Fall Press Event, Operate New Cat UTV (Photo Blog)
Industry Events

Editor at Large: We Visit Caterpillar’s Fall Press Event, Operate New Cat UTV (Photo Blog)

Last week, we got the (er) yellow carpet treatment in Peoria, Ill. We flew in to examine and operate Caterpillar’s newest equipment — excavators, wheel loaders…