Cub Cadet’s new self-leveling seat turns heads at GIE+EXPO

October 23, 2019By
Cub Cadet PRO Z 972 SDL self leveling seat (Photo: LM Staff)

At the 2019 GIE+EXPO, Cub Cadet unveiled an addition to its PRO Z Series of commercial zero-turn lawn mowers. The new PRO Z 972 SDL can mow up to a 25-degree hillside, or 46 percent grade, and comes equipped with a self-leveling air-ride seat. The seat, which automatically levels 15 degrees in each direction side to side, offers a full... read more

Kubota releases RTV-XG850 Sidekick utility vehicles that go up to 40 mph

August 29, 2018By

Kubota Tractor Corp. gave the media a chance to demo its “fastest utility vehicle yet” Aug. 22-24 in Buford, Ga. The Sidekick X-perience event coincided with Kubota’s new RTV-XG850 Sidekick utility vehicles making their way to dealerships nationwide. Media also toured Kubota’s manufacturing operations in Gainesville, Ga., where zero-turn mowers, sub-compact tractors and utility vehicles are produced. These vehicles feature... read more

Cushman: Hauler 1200

December 1, 2017By

You work hard every day. Let the Hauler® 1200 carry the load. This UTV is built with a 12-cu. ft. roto-molded bed that features tie-down locations and divider slots. An optional 15-cu. ft. aluminum bed offers an L-Track system to accommodate accessories such as long-handled tool holders, bed dividers and tie down d-loops that are perfect for transporting weed eaters,... read more

Caterpillar rolls out new UTVs

November 30, 2017By

Caterpillar introduced its Cat utility vehicles—the gasoline-powered CUV82 and diesel-powered CUV102D. The new Cat UTVs can efficiently complete hauling tasks and quickly maneuver over rugged terrain reaching 45 mph, depending on model, said the company. The CUV82 and CUV102D feature a rugged steel cargo bed and offer a 1,000-lb. total rear cargo capacity and a 2,000-lb. towing capacity for outstanding... read more

Odes Industries: 2018 Dominator X2

November 15, 2017By

The 2018 special edition Dominator X2 has proven to be a fierce and top competitor in its class. Coming in with a 1000cc engine and the highest ground clearance around, that is just the start for this monster UTV. Key standard features include heated seats, Vi-Lock suspension, front and rear winch, a 4-year limited factory warranty, and ZEUS Touch®. The... read more

Caterpillar plans to enter UTV market

October 16, 2017By

Ahead of the 2017 GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky., Caterpillar unveiled plans to enter the utility vehicle (UTV) market. The company has entered into a manufacturing and supply agreement with Textron Specialized Vehicles (TSV), a division of Textron Inc., and will offer UTV models sold through participating Cat dealerships starting in 2018. “We are excited about our introduction of the first-ever Cat... read more