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The New Amphibious 2008 ARGO 6x6 Frontier 480

ARGO 6x6 Frontier 480
ARGO 6x6 Frontier 480

New Hamburg, Ontario, Canada  – Ontario Drive & Gear Limited (ODG), the world leader in off-road amphibious vehicles is pleased to announce new additions to its already exciting vehicle line-up. ODG ( ) continues to lead the way in versatility for off-road enthusiasts around the globe with their 6x6 and 8x8 vehicles, which are used for recreational and commercial applications.

The New ARGO 6x6 Frontier 480 is just what the UTV market has been waiting for; an attractively priced, all season, amphibious off-road vehicle that is capable of performing in nearly every condition and terrain imaginable. Whether it be sand, mud, water, snow or rocky hills, the new 2008 ARGO 6x6 Frontier 480 will get you where you need to go. Built with families in mind, the 6x6 Frontier 480 will allow you to carry up to four passengers on land and is the perfect vehicle for work assistance around the property. If you want to stand out in the crowd, then the new ARGO 6x6 Frontier 480 is the suitable choice.  Off-road enthusiasts agree, the 6x6 Frontier 480 is an  affordable UTV giving you the best possible value.

With its great design and durability, the New 2008  ARGO 6x6 Frontier 480 is turning the world of utility terrain vehicles inside out with a new sense of style and adventure. With its innovative body design  and outstanding technological features, the Frontier is a must-see.  The all-wheel drive ARGO 6x6 Frontier  480 is equipped with a 4-cycle overhead valve V-Twin air cooled 480 cc 14 hp Briggs & Stratton engine, has a load capacity of up to 700 lbs. and can tow 1,200 lbs.

Its new dashboard is ergonomically designed and includes a one-piece handle bar steering system, cup holders and two dash mounted grab handles.  In addition, the new ARGO 6x6 Frontier 480  comes with  hydraulic vented disc brakes, a new emergency/parking brake, a 20 amp electrical charging system and a new state-of-the-art automatic continuously variable transmission complete with high & low range, and reverse. The battery is conveniently located under the hinged bench seat that has a deep storage compartment / toolbox for easy access.

The all season 6x6 Frontier 480 upper body and hood design features stylish dual hood latches for added security as well as a low step-over for ease of entry/exit. The seating has extra padding and provides lots of legroom. Custom designed 24” ARGO tires sport a special ARGO tread for excellent performance on both land and water, and provide increased ground clearance.  These exclusive low-weight tires, featuring increased tread thickness for longer tread life even through rough terrain.  Their low ground pressure minimizes the environmental footprint of the vehicle and protects the outdoors that Frontier owners care about.

The new ARGO 6x6 Frontier 480 is available in a range of attractive colours: tundra, blue, yellow, red, and black, as well as Mossy Oak Shadow Branch Camo® and Jordan Wetlands Advantage Camo®.

For stronger performance, ODG is launching  the 2008 ARGO 6x6 Frontier 580, 650 and ARGO 8x8 Frontier 650. For top-of-the-line enthusiasts ODG offers the commanding 2008 ARGO 8x8 Avenger 700 and the ARGO 8x8 Avenger 750 EFI. If you require a vehicle that must go into the most challenging of environments then these are the only sensible choice.

The ARGO product line is designed for recreational and light commercial use, including hunting and fishing, family fun, utility construction and maintenance, resource exploration, agriculture, and forestry, as well as firefighting and search and rescue operations. This versatile all-season workhorse can also be adapted to suit a remarkably wide range of custom applications.

Every ARGO is backed by decades of experience in the design and manufacture of off-road vehicles. Ontario Drive & Gear introduced the world-famous amphibious ARGO in 1967. Since then, ODG has produced more lightweight amphibious vehicles than any other manufacturer in the world.

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