KOHLER Continues to Expand its UTV Engine Lineup

KOHLER® Engines continues to offer an ideal range of both gasoline and diesel engines for utility task vehicle (UTV) applications.  As interest in UTVs continues to grow among landscapers and other green industry pros, several leading UTV manufacturers are turning to KOHLER Engines for their high performance, durable design and smooth, quiet operation. The gas-powered CH395, CH440, ECH440 and diesel-fueled KDW1003 and KDW993T engines all feature KOHLER-quality innovations that enhance reliability, durability and overall performance.

“UTVs are designed to handle the toughest jobs in the harshest conditions,” said Cam Litt, marketing manager for KOHLER Engines. “As the demand for UTVs grows, we continue to innovate and produce a wide variety of engines that tackle the unique, day-to-day requirements of these vehicles.”

KOHLER Command PRO CH395 & CH440 engines

The KOHLER Command PRO Horizontal CH395 and CH440 engines utilize the industry standard PTO face and mounting feet to help provide the flexibility to power a variety of applications. The single-cylinder, horizontal shaft engines’ large recoil starters and dual ball bearings provide easy starting regardless of weather. The 14 hp. CH440 and 9.5 hp. CH395 engines feature Kohler’s Quad-Clean 4-stage air filtration systems, ensuring only clean air enters the engines for maximum power and extended engine life. Additionally, the gas-powered engines’ overhead valve technology and high inertia flywheels also optimize peak power performance. 

KOHLER Command PRO ECH440 engine

The Command PRO ECH440 engine, featuring Kohler’s Quad-Clean four-stage cyclonic air cleaner, is a single-cylinder engine with closed loop Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) technology.  The EFI system featured in the ECH440 engine offers improved fuel-efficiency with high power performance and easy, turnkey starting. The 14 hp. gas-powered engine also utilizes a warm air intake system for cold-weather use and includes an oversized muffler and sound-deadening alloy crankcase for quiet operation.  

KOHLER KDW1003 engine

The KDW1003 engine, a 1028cc, three-cylinder liquid cooled diesel, offers long life design and durability with its cast iron crankcase and compact, heavy-duty design. The engine’s low cylinder volume and superior balance produce smooth operation while its compact overhead cam, low-profile head design with integrated injectors, makes it ideal for off-road vehicles. The KDW1003 engine offers 110 amps of alternator output, powering a variety of UTV accessories and, with its indirect fuel-injection system and high-efficiency combustion, meets all EPA Tier 4 final CARB and EURO emissions standards.

KOHLER KDW993T engine

The liquid-cooled KDW993T engine’s belt-driven, overhead camshaft enables it to run at higher speeds, while low turbulence, pre-combustion chambers provide quiet operation. The commercial engine enhances performance through several key features, including a turbo charger. Additionally, the KDW993T engine’s low cylinder volume and superior balance produce smooth operation and its robust 110 amps of alternator output can power a wide variety of vehicle accessories, including lights, heaters, communications systems and more. 

About KOHLER Engines

KOHLER Engines was founded more than 90 years ago and has continually enhanced its product lineup in an effort to help make life easier and more profitable for end users around the globe. KOHLER Engines offers a full array of gasoline, diesel and gaseous-fueled engines – up to 134 hp. – which are supplied to equipment manufacturers worldwide in the lawn and garden, commercial and industrial, agricultural and construction markets. To learn more, visit www.KohlerEngines.com or www.facebook.com/kohlerengines or twitter.com/kohlerengines.

About Kohler Co.

Founded in 1873 and headquartered in Kohler, Wis. Kohler Co. is one of America’s oldest and largest privately held companies. With more than 50 manufacturing locations worldwide, Kohler is a global leader in the manufacture of kitchen and bath products; engine and power systems; premier furniture, cabinetry and tile; and owner/operator of two of the world’s finest five-start hospitality and golf resort destinations in Kohler and St Andrews, Scotland. For more details, please visit KOHLER.com.