Choosing a UTV

Can-Am UTV in forest

Choosing The Right UTV

Once you’ve decided to make a major investment, it’s important to be sure you’re getting your money’s worth. Here at Olson Power Equipment, we strive to educate our customers so they can make an informed decision. If you’re shopping for a new powersports vehicle, like a side by side, we’re here to help. We’ve put together this helpful guide on choosing the right UTV. Keep reading to learn more! When you’re ready to check out the models, visit our dealership in North Branch, MN.


Can-Am Side by Side through river

Explore The Options

As you browse the market, you’ll want to remember that UTVs are highly powerful machines that are capable of conquering a number of challenging tasks. Whether you’re looking to tear up off-road trails, haul massive payloads, or hit top speeds with ease, you can do it all with a side by side. Another factor to keep in mind is how versatile these machines are. You’ll never be limited in what you’re able to accomplish with the right UTV on your side.



Two Can-Am UTVs on a hill

Consider Your Purpose

One way to start narrowing down your options is to consider how you plan to use your side by side. It’ll be a lot easier to navigate all of the models when you know what you’re looking for. When you figure out your purpose, you’ll also be able to look for certain specs and features that’ll benefit you most.

Many customers choose to purchase a UTV to help them tackle difficult tasks more efficiently. You’ll experience a major difference in your abilities with the robust power and impressive hauling capacity of a side by side. You can even find certain models that are capable of towing a trailer, which can be beneficial around the job site. There will never be trouble loading up all your tools, equipment, and other supplies before you get to work. Haul pesky debris out of the way with ease. Never waste time walking back and forth across your property when you can zip around much faster with your UTV. If you see yourself mostly using your side by side for work-related tasks, you’ll want to seek out a model with high carrying capacity.

Alternatively, some riders would rather use their vehicle to chase countless adrenaline rushes as they conquer numerous off-road trails. Fortunately, there are a plethora of models to choose from that have been specifically designed for fun, casual riding. If it’s a recreational UTV for you’re after, there are a couple of things you should focus on. First, you want to find a model that offers high-performance capacity. The other thing to focus on is comfort. When you’re riding for hours on end, you want to be as comfortable as possible. There are various upgrade features available as well, such as specialized tires, enclosed cabs, and more.

If you’re ready to find the side by side of your dreams, we’re here to help. Stop by Olson Power Equipment today! We’re conveniently located in North Branch, MN.

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