Need something to tackle gradient, rough terrain and heavy labour? Choose one of the best farm UTVs. The quad's bigger brothers have many useful features.

The best farm UTVs for those who want something more than a quad bike. Here is our list of 6 utility vehicles that will take on any farm or estate work with ease.

BEST FARM UTVs

 1. KAWASAKI MULE 610 4×4

The best farm UTVs. Kawasaki Mule

Kawasaki Mule 610 4×4

 

Another stalwart among the UTVs, the modern Mule is fully able to tackle the hardest gradients and tasks and is unwaveringly eager to please. Simple selection of high and low ranges is matched to a dual mode LSD front differential and durable, high-quality suspension.

  • Air cooled, OHV, 4-stroke single engine
  • Selectable 2wd/4wd
  • 420kg carrying capacity
  • 500kg towing capacity
  • 170mm ground clearance
  • RRP £6,529, excl VAT
  • www.kawasaki.co.uk

2. YAMAHA VIKING

The best farm UTVs. Yamaha Viking

Yamaha Viking

The Viking is Yamaha’s first-ever multi-purpose, three-seater UTV. It is a well-balanced off-road warrior that combines terrain ability with usable and sensible power, as well as functionality and comfort. It has a spacious seating layout for a driver and two passengers, walk-through floor and a rugged, all-terrain chassis.

  • 686cc high-torque, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine
  • 2wd, 4wd and 4wd with diff lock
  • 272kg cargo bed capacity
  • 680kg towing capacity
  • 300mm ground clearance
  • RRP from £ 11,999, excl VAT
  • www.yamaha-motor.eu/uk

3. JCB WORKMAX 800D

The best farm UTVs. Workmax 800D

Jcb Workmax 800D

Many years of producing superb plant machinery has led to JCB’s Workmax. Durable, productive and comfortable, it is able to transport equipment and materials over fine turf or rough ground and has underbelly protection guards for transmission and suspension. It seats up to six people, has a top speed of 25mph and can travel four-times farther than the average quad bike.

  • 20hp, 3-cylinder, liquid-cooled
  • diesel engine
  • Selectable electronic 4wd and diff lock
  • 600kg load capacity
  • 500kg towing capacity
  • 265mm ground clearance
  • RRP £10,079, incl VAT
  • www.jcb.co.uk

 4. JOHN DEERE XUV 855D S4 GATOR

The best farm UTVs. John Deere XUV 855D

John Deere XUV 855D S4 Gator

The Gator has long been a regular sight on farms and estates. It delivers a top speed of 32mph and power steering is standard. It seats four, the rear bench folding down to provide a flat surface for extra passengers or cargo, and there’s an under-seat storage compartment.

  • 854cc, 22hp, three-cylinder liquid-cooled diesel engine
  • On-demand 4wd
  • 635kg payload capacity
  • 680kg 
towing capacity
  • 280mm ground clearance
  • From £15,134, excl VAT
  • www.deere.co.uk

 5. ARGOCAT AVENGER 8×8 700HD

The best farm UTVs. Argocat Camo

Argocat Avenger
8×8 700HD

The ultimate i our lisyt of UTVs? A true go-anywhere off-roader with minimal footprint, this eight-wheel-drive, amphibious vehicle offers tremendous stability over rough or uneven ground. It has electronic ignition, a solenoid shift starter and CVT transmission.

  • 674cc, 26hp, V-twin, liquid-cooled engine
  • All-wheel drive
  • 521kg load capacity
  • 818kg towing capacity
  • 240mm ground clearance
  • RRP £16,245, excl VAT
  • www.argocat.com

 

6. POLARIS RANGER DIESEL

The best farm UTVs. polaris utv Ranger

Polaris Ranger Diesel

Possibly the best of the bunch, the superb Ranger Diesel has a host of features and impressive carrying and towing capacity that, coupled with extraordinary reliability, make it a coveted machine. It is also available in a
six-seater variant.

  • 1028cc, 3-cylinder diesel engine
  • AWD/2wd/VersaTrac turf mode
  • 680kg payload in pallet-size cargo bed
  • 907kg towing capacity
  • 305mm ground clearance
  • RRP from £11,699, excl VAT, or from £12,699, excl VAT, with cab
  • www.polarisbritain.com