The Argo 8×8 XTD is an ultimate machine, which will surely be one of your first choices, if you are looking for a hard work UTV. Canadian manufacturer offered another amphibious UTV, which is an ultimate hardworking side by side vehicle. It comes in 8×8 configuration, with optional tracked configuration. It is powered by naturally-aspirated diesel engine, which will surely provide plenty of power and torque, enough for any kind of task. The Argo 8×8 XTD is highly configurable. There are plenty of choices, which means that you can customize your own model, according to your wishes.
Argo 8×8 XTD design and features
According to the manufacturer, Argo 8×8 XTD is just a perfect working machine, designed for all kinds off terrains. This amazing off-road vehicle features all needed characteristics, such as robust construction, tubular steel frame, but also high level of comfort for its passengers. The UTV can carry up to four passengers on the ground, and two on the water. With a wide wheelbase of 65 inches, and 8-wheel traction with low center of gravity, Argo 8×8 XTD provides excellent stability. It also offers a decent level of comfort. There is a comfortable bench for front passengers, while instrument panel comes in conventional manner. It is a nice combination of analog and digital instruments. Some of them are speedometer, odometer, tachometer, voltmeter, fuel level, temperature etc. There are plenty of accessories, and some of most notable ones are multi-position hand bars, glove boxes etc. The Argo 8×8 XTD comes in several color options, such as Black, Red, Tundra, Yellow, Mossy Oak Infinity Camo etc.
Argo 8×8 XTD engine and performances
The Argo 8×8 XTD is a true working machine, and performances are priority for it. This UTV comes powered by amazing 1028cc Kohler Lombardini naturally-aspirated three-cylinder diesel engine. It has max output of 24 horsepower and 37 pound-feet of torque. When it is about transmission, 8×8 XTD uses amazing 2-speed Admiral triple differential steering CVT. This combination provides excellent performances. Towing capacity is 2000 pounds, while maximum load capacity is 1340 pounds on the ground, and 840 on the water. When it is about speed, Argo 8×8 XTD can go 17 miles per hour on the ground, and around 3 mph on the water. It is also worth to mention that this UTV can operate in all weather conditions. According to manufacturer, from -40°F to 104°F (-40 to 40°C). So, reliable cold weather starting is definitely one of amazing benefits.