EDMONTON, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/03/13 -- Expedition Rentals is pleased to announce the addition of the new ARGO XTI to Expedition's rental fleet to serve the oil and gas industry. Made by the Canadian manufacturers, Ontario Drive and Gear Ltd. (ODG), this amphibious vehicle is ideal for industrial users navigating extremely rough terrain on a frequent basis. Expedition Rentals, known for ATV, Quad and ARGO rentals in Edmonton, Alberta will be one of the first shops in Canada to add the XTI to its fleet.
The ARGO 8X8 XTI features extreme off-road capabilities including:
-- Increased efficiency and more wheel power-- Secure fastening locations for cargo and equipment-- Ergonomic handle bar steering, adjustable to 3-positions-- Self-adjusting vented hydraulic disk brakes.-- Premium foam-padded, hinged, front bench seat with easy access to deep storage compartment / toolbox and battery-- Seating for up to four passengers-- Load capacity of up to 1300 lbs on land or 1000 lbs on water-- OHV V-Twin liquid cooled 748cc, 31hp Kohler Aegis LH 775 electronic fuel-injected engine
The 8-wheel drive ARGO also meets all EPA and CARB "whole vehicle emission and evaporative" standards and regulations.
ODG (Ontario Drive & Gear Ltd.) is the manufacturer of both the recreational and commercial ARGO. Used for recreational pursuits such as hunting, fishing, eco-tourism and more, the ARGO has been an outdoor favourite for over 45 years. Also used for demanding outdoor applications, the ARGO is used primarily for transporting people and equipment through challenging terrain. These unique extreme terrain vehicles have a proven record in numerous markets including utility, exploration, mining, forestry and the public sector.
Expedition Rentals offers snowmobile rentals, Argo rentals, and ATV rental in Edmonton, Alberta to the commercial sector. They also offer custom design and fabrication as well as equipment delivery services. Expedition is focused on repeat commercial customers, a wide variety of vehicles and personalized services. As one of the first companies to offer the ARGO XTI to the oil and gas industry in Alberta, they are proud to have this innovative vehicle in their rental fleet.
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