Many owners of ATVs and Side x Sides are looking for ways to accessorize their rides with the addition of a winch for off-roading, easier plow use, and vehicle recovery. Warn Industries has been the industry leader in providing a wide range of warn winches for many types of machines, and have been providing the powersports industry with winches since 1988. For 2013 they have introduced 12 new products for the ATV and Side x Side customer, the ProVantage Winches and the Vantage Winches.
The ProVantage Winches are top of the line. They are available in capacities ranging from 2,500 lbs to 4500 lbs; come with a choice of aircraft-grade wire rope that is extremely durable or easy-to-handle, lightweight, synthetic rope. Powder coated with a black finish that is corrosion-resistant and fully sealed, this winch is powered with a permanent magnet motor with a three-stage planetary gear train and metal gear housing. The clutch control dial is user friendly and the patented roller disc brake provides excellent control while winching. The ProVantage Winches all come with a limited lifetime warranty on mechanical parts along with a three-year warranty on the electrical components.
The ProVantage 2500 and 2500-S (the S indicates synthetic rope) are great for smaller ATVs and come with a mini rocker control switch with a plug for a corded remote (the remote is sold separately.
The ProVantage 3500 and 3500-S is great for heavier ATVs and Side X Sides, and comes with the corded remote and mini-rocker control switch with an integrated socket.
The ProVantage 4500 and 4500-S is the highest capacity available and is designed specifically for use on Side x Sides. Included with this size is an illuminated dash-mounted control switch and a corded remote.
The Vantage Winches provide class-leading performance along with affordability. They are available in capacities ranging from 2,000 lbs to 4,000 lbs. Once again there is the choice of the aircraft-grade wire rope or the lightweight synthetic rope. They are constructed of a high-strength composite gear housing with a fully sealed permanent-magnet motors and planetary drivetrains. The Vantage winches come with a five-year warranty on mechanical components and a one-year warranty on electrical components.
The Vantage 2000 and 2000-S come with a handlebar-mounted mini rocker control and are great for smaller ATVs.
The Vantage 3000 and 3000-S have the handlebar-mounted mini rocker switch and a corded remote, perfect for larger ATVs and Side x Sides.
The Vantage 4000 and 4000-S work excellent with the extra weight of a Side x Side and come with a dash-mounted control switch and corded remote.