How much does a UTV cost?

The time has arrived to purchase a four wheeler but you don’t want just any four wheeler. Specifically you want a UTV (Utility Tactical Vehicle) also known as a multi-passenger side-by-side vehicle. With a certain budget in mind you need to know what expectations to have economically. Let’s take a look into the general cost of UTVs and the average going rate for the different types of UTV four wheeler. We’ll also list out 3 to 5 of the top brands and their price range for each of the four main UTV styles.

Youth UTVs by Price

Though smaller than the other types of the UTVs, the youth style UTV is typically greater in size and price than the youth ATV versions. Because these are typically designed carry multiple smaller and novice riders they are also typically bigger than the usually smaller framed and smaller engine youth ATV types. That said, the UTV youth styles are typically going to be the more expensive than regular youth ATVs pulling harder on the wallet. You should allot for a budget of around $4,000 to $8,000 to purchase this UTV type. Here is a list of 3 of the top youth style UTV brands and the price range for each of them:

Youth UTV Prices:

  1. Polaris RZR 170 EFI: $5,300 – $5,800
  2. Can-Am DS 250: $4,200 – $4,700
  3. Kawasaki KFX 90: $2,600 – $3,000

Sport UTV Pricing

The star of dirt tracks, hills, fields, and raceways across the globe is the sport ATV style. Sport UTVs aren’t much different besides having a tendency to cost more because of the increased size and multi-passenger features. Staying true to higher speeds, the Sport UTVs are also equipped to carry more cargo than traditional Sport ATVs. The range is anywhere from $15,000 to $25,000 in average pricing. Here is a list of 5 of the top brands for this four wheeler type and their price ranges:

Sport UTVs by Price:

  1. Polaris RZR XP Turbo S: $28,000 – $30,000
  2. Can-Am Maverick X3 X rs Turbo RR: $27,000 – $30,000
  3. Yamaha YXZ1000R SS XT-R: $22,000 – $23,500
  4. Honda Talon 1000R: $20,000 – $21,500
  5. Arctic Cat Wildcat XX: $20,000 – $22,000

UTV TypePayload Capacity (lbs)Seating CapacityEngine Size (cc)Average Price (USD)Towing Capacity (lbs)Top Speed (MPH)
Sport UTV300 – 8002 – 4800 – 1000$15,000 – $25,0001,500 – 2,00075 – 85
Utility UTV1,000 – 1,5002 – 6500 – 1000$10,000 – $20,0002,000 – 3,00045 – 50
Multi-passenger UTV1,000 – 1,5004 – 6700 – 1000$15,000 – $25,0001,500 – 2,50045 – 50
Youth UTV300 – 6002 – 4150 – 300$4,000 – $8,000200 – 50025 – 35

***Please note that these values represent a broad range and your specific UTV information can vary based on the manufacturer, model, and included features***

Utility UTV Pricing

Utility style four wheelers are already designed to carry both people and some cargo while having towing capacity necessary to do some grunt work. The Utility UTV simply multiplies the workload. Carrying anywhere from 2 to 4 people while also providing some cargo space, the Utility UTV is a hit in many work zones and nature parks around the country. These styles are range from $10,000 to $20,000. Here is a pricing list for 5 of the top brands for the Utility style UTV four wheeler:

Utility UTVs by Price:

  1. Polaris Ranger XP 1000: $16,500 – $18,500
  2. Can-Am Defender DPS HD8: $12,000 – $14,000
  3. Honda Pioneer 700: $11,000 – $12,500
  4. Yamaha Viking: $11,000 – $12,500
  5. Kawasaki Mule Pro-FXT: $13,000 – $14,500

Side-by-Side UTV Pricing

Ever see a large group of people in a convoy of four wheelers doing a nature exhibit? If you have, chances are you saw them traveling via Side-by-Side UTV. Designed to fit more cargo and more passengers than the other styles, its usually more expensive than other styles of four wheeler. With prices ranging from $15,000 to $25,000 here is a list of the 5 of the top UTVs by brand and price:

Side-by-Side (Multi-Passenger) UTVs by Price:

  1. Polaris General 4 1000: $21,000 – $23,000
  2. Can-Am Commander MAX DPS: $17,000 – $19,000
  3. Honda Pioneer 1000-5: $17,000 – $18,000
  4. Yamaha Wolverine X4: $16,000 – $18,000
  5. Kawasaki Teryx4: $16,000 – $18,000

Always remember prices are approximate and can fluctuate based on a variety of factors. Always check with the manufacturer or a local dealer for more specific and accurate pricing. Also, please note that there are newer models surfacing all the time so prices can change.