HONDA PIONEER 1000-5 ($16,199)
Honda’s Pioneer 1000-5 sports an EFI, 999cc, twin-cylinder, four-stroke engine paired with a six-speed automatic
transmission. It can be full auto or paddle-shifted. Air-leveling rear suspension keeps it riding at stock height
when loaded. Flip-up seats in the bed make it five passengers. A Deluxe model is available for $17,199.
HONDA PIONEER 700 ($10,499)
If you only carry one passenger, then the Pioneer 700
is a great recreational/utility machine. It can tow 1500
pounds and haul 1000, so getting work done is easy. Its
three-speed automatic transmission is durable, and since
there are mechanical gears instead of a belt, you won’t
have to worry about snapping the belt under load.
HONDA PIONEER 1000 ($13,999)
The Pioneer 1000 three-seater is a great recreational
utility with 10-inch independent suspension on all four
corners. The Pioneer comes with automatic, sport auto
and manual drive mode. You can override the automatic
transmission by shifting gears, and it will instantly go back
to automatic mode. EPS is an additional $1200.
HONDA PIONEER 500 ($8,999)
Honda’s Pioneer 500 is its smallest UTV, and it can fit
on 50-inch-wide trails. It has a 475cc four-stroke engine
paired with a five-speed auto trans. Select either paddle-shifting manual or full-auto mode. Wheel travel of 5. 9
inches comes through double-wishbone suspension. It
tows 1000 pounds and has a rear cargo rack.
HONDA PIONEER 700-4 ($12,099)
The Pioneer 700-4 is a capable machine that seats four
people with two seats that fold up from the bed. It carries
an EFI, 675cc four-stroke engine paired with a three-speed
automatic transmission. It can tow 1500 pounds and haul
1000 pounds. Four-wheel independent suspension has
over 9 inches of wheel travel in the rear for a smooth ride.
JOHN DEERE RSX850i ($11,999)
John Deere has three different versions of the RSX850i.
All three come with a 62-horsepower four-stroke engine
paired with an automatic CVT transmission. The Sport
model adds a heavy-duty front bumper, winch and aluminum wheels for $14,699. The Trail version runs $14,749, and
a more powerful RSX860i is $13,464 with EPS available.