2012 Polaris Sportsman® 550

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2012 Polaris Sportsman® 550
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2012 Polaris Sportsman® 550 Specifications

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Model Type  Utility
BASE MSRP(US)  $7,699.00
Warranty  6
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Displacement (cc/ci)  549 / 33.5
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Front Wheel)  Shaft
Reverse  Yes
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Maxxis® 26 X 8-14
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Maxxis® 26 X 10-14
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  53 / 1346
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  722 / 328
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  5.3 / 19.9
Seats:  
Seat Height (in/mm)  37 / 940
Number Of Seats  1
Drive Line:  
Driveline Type  Selectable 4X2 / 4X4
Number Of Driveline Modes  2
Limited Slip Differential  Standard
Differential Lock  Standard
Storage:  
Rear Rack  Standard
Front Rack  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard

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Awesome machine!
By Bill Hamann(Owner), Nov. 23, 2011
Bone solid reliable, great power, great price, excellent ride and handling. Great combination of sport and utility. Had an 07 Sportsman 450, thought it was good but no comparison to this machine. I like everything about it and would highly recommend to anyone looking for sport handling traction powe... Read Full Review

 

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FANTASTIC ATV!
By Edward (Owner), Feb. 23, 2013
Previously owned a Sportsman 500EFI for years but wanted a little more power. This new 550 EXCEEDED my expectations, the fit and finish is second to none, the power steering is priceless, the paint finish (Stealth Metallic) is very high quality, high-quality useful digital dash (very accurate fuel g... Read Full Review

 

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Outstanding Machine
By Bill Hamann(Owner), Nov. 24, 2011
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very cool and reliable
By aj minton (Owner), Aug. 19, 2013
I recommend this atv for every person great power flashy looks
Amazing quad im suprised I dont see these atvs more often gas mileage is fantastic it goes up anything my friends rzr can Read Full Review

 

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Sorry guys
By Chris Mesta(Owner), Sep. 25, 2012
No way is this machine rated this high. Unreal how bad people are at rating things like this. BRP Outlander or Kaw Brute Force is the way to go. I have a 2012 550. It's junk compared to the rest of our machines. Several problems with this quad. Under powered, bad quality paint, broken cv joint a... Read Full Review

 

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