Types of ATVs
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Types of ATVs

All-terrain vehicles (ATVs) come in many different shapes and sizes. They are used in a variety of situations due to their ability to move on difference lands and surfaces Some of the most common use of ATVs include sports, military, hunting, utility use, recreation, and emergency services. 

Here are the 5 types of ATV:

1. Utility ATVs

Utility ATVs are the most popular type of ATV with hunters, campers, and business owners. The engine capacity of utility ATVs ranges from 150 cc to 800 cc. This type of ATV has a big motor, short travel suspension, and more accessories designed for hunting and working. This makes utility ATVs perfect for hunters who travel in rugged terrain and carry heavy cargo bags. Utility ATVs are also perfect for industries such as ranching and agriculture where repair work and other tasks are done. 

2. Sport ATVs

Sport ATVs are designed for sportier activities. The engine capacity of sport ATVs ranges from 250 cc to 700 cc. This type of ATV is lightweight, have quick acceleration, and lots of suspension in order to handle turns, jumps, and bumps. Sport ATVs can be modified and enhanced with thousands of accessories to alter its style and performance. This makes sport ATVs perfect for recreational use and for people looking to enter into races and competitions because of their speed and suspension. 

3. UTVs (Side by Sides)

UTVs, also called side-by-side or utility task vehicle, can accommodate more than one individual. This type of ATV have steering wheels and pedals, a cargo box at the rear, seat belt and roll-over protection, and a side by-side seating arrangement. UTVs are somewhere between a pickup and a golf cart, with the ability to travel in extremely harsh lands. This makes UTVs perfect for ranchers and used as pit vehicles at races and other events to provide more versatility in mobility and transportation.

4. Children’s ATVs

Children’s ATVs are smaller than utility ATVs, sport ATVs, UTVs, and high performance ATVs. The engine capacity of children’s ATVs ranges from 50 cc to 125 cc This type of ATV offer little power, little or no suspension, and an automatic transmission. This type of ATV is geared towards riders with little or no previous experience riding experience. In addition, this type of ATV is limited to weights that don’t exceed 100 to 150 lbs depending on the make and model.

5. High Performance ATVs 

High performance ATVs can be referred to as the Ferraris and Corvettes of all ATVs. The engine capacity of high performance ATVs ranges from 350 cc to 700 cc. This type of ATV have high speed acceleration and can cruise along sand dunes and the woods. 

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