Harris, North Carolina
37931 US 52 Hwy.
New London, NC 28127
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3 Benefits of Owning a Utility Vehicle December 20, 2018

Harris, Stanly
3 Benefits of Owning a Utility Vehicle, Harris, North Carolina

When you run a working farm or live on a larger homestead, finding useful outdoor power equipment is essential. That’s why farmers, landscapers, and savvy property owners opt to purchase utility vehicles or UTVs. If you’re debating whether you need a UTV, here are a few advantages of owning this piece of heavy-duty equipment. 

Why You Should Buy a UTV

1. Convenience

A utility vehicle speeds up your operation as you can get to various areas of your property in a timely manner. With added protection from the elements, you can also move agricultural supplies and farm equipment without having to brave the elements on foot. Best of all, utility vehicles are available with gas or diesel engines depending on your needs.

Outdoor Power EquipmentIf the primary purpose of your vehicle is transportation and carrying light loads, a gas-powered engine with electronic fuel injection for efficiency is ideal. If you need the ability to haul heavy-duty outdoor power equipment, for example, a long-lasting diesel engine with fuel economy and better torque is an economical choice. 

2. Easy Terrain Navigation

On a working farm, particularly during the cold season, terrain can be challenging to traverse. With a utility vehicle on hand, you’ll be able to move across your property with ease regardless of the weather conditions. This makes accessing your outdoor power equipment and tending to your landscape stress-free. 

3. Multiple Applications

While certain outdoor power equipment like riding mowers have a primary application, utility vehicles are incredibly versatile. Once you have one on your property, you’ll find a lot of uses for it—transportation, hauling equipment, plowing fields, and spreading seeds, just to name a few.


Since opening for business over 50 years ago, Stanly Tractor Company has been supplying residents and commercial property owners throughout Stanly County, NC, with top-of-the-line outdoor power equipment. By carrying leading brands like Kubota® and Cub Cadet® and creating one-on-one relationships with every customer, this local business has made property maintenance convenient and efficient. To learn more about their inventory of utility vehicles, riding mowers, and farm equipment, call today at (704) 983-1106 to speak with a helpful representative. You can also follow them on Facebook. 

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