Similar to other pieces of John Deere equipment, Gators are designed to be versatile and maximize productivity. When looking to buy one of these machines, there are multiple factors that most people take into consideration, including how fast they can travel when driving one.
Each John Deere Gator model provides different functions and amenities, so it is no surprise that there are also different options to choose from when it comes to speed.
Work Series Gator UTV
The traditional John Deere Gators, also known as The Work Series, provide all of the basic functions/amenities you can expect in a utility vehicle. These models are renowned for their ease of use, hardworking capabilities, and unmatched productivity. Built for residential yard work, landscaping tasks, golf course upkeep, and turf maintenance, these models help ease tedious maintenance and upkeep tasks. Travel speed for these models ranges from 15 mph to 25 mph.
Crossover Utility Vehicles
Crossover utility vehicles provide functions and features that you would normally expect to see in a car, offering great off-road performance and work capability. Mid-sized models are designed with multiple scenarios in mind, making them perfect for hauling, camping, hunting, fishing, and more. Travel speeds for these John Deere Gators range from 28 mph to 48 mph. On the other hand, full-sized crossover UTVs are able to comfortably seat up to four people, these John Deere Gator models are perfect for rugged trails and carrying heavy loads. Travel speeds in this series range from 32 mph to 45 mph.
High-Performance Gator Utility Vehicles
The John Deere Gator High-Performance Utility Vehicles were created with recreation on the mind. Gator RSX models are designed to safely race over rough terrain, while also being great for trail riding and barreling through wooded areas. They have gears to back them up, as well as front and rear end suspension, alongside superior tire traction and tight turning radii. Gator RSX models tend to emphasize the fun side of utility vehicles at higher speeds, with better performance capabilities. These high-performance John Deere Gator models are designed to cover more ground in less time with ultra-responsive steering and multi-link suspension. These models have a maximum speed of 60 mph.
For more information regarding John Deere Gators and UTVs, contact your local John Deere dealer.