2013 Polaris Sportsman® 500 HO

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2013 Polaris Sportsman® 500 HO Specifications

Identification
Model Type  Utility
BASE MSRP(US)  $6,199.00
Warranty  6
Insurance
Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Valve Configuration  OHV
Displacement (cc/ci)  498 / 30.4
Carburetion Type  Carburetor
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Front Wheel)  Shaft
Reverse  Yes
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  25 X 8-12; 489
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  25 X 11-12; 489
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  50.5 / 1283
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  696 / 316
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.1 / 15.5
Seats:  
Seat Height (in/mm)  33.8 / 857
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 for anybody!
By Gary L(Owner), Jan. 10, 2013
When I weighed my options to buy me a 4whlr, was really a no brainer. I could buy a good used one or for a little more I could buy a new 500 HO, 0 miles, w/warranty. I chose the new route. Its got plenty of power, rides great, comfy seat. And the awd system is cool. No switching in & out of 4x4,... Read Full Review

 

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Best in its class!
By Dan(Owner), Jan. 10, 2013
Not sure about all the rankings but here's my 2 cents. The Polaris is fast, smooth, and goes into a true 4wd with all 4 wheels. Some others in this rating are only 3wd. Only one wheel on your front axle has power in other words. And people pay thousands more for this atv? Not me. Do your research. Read Full Review

 

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No more aching
By Dick Harris(Owner), May. 1, 2013
I am 61 years old and had a 2001 Kawasaki Bayou 300 4x4 that I used when I went hunting. Had some friends talk me into a trail ride at Hatfield McCoy trails in WVa. My little bike did great and went everywhere the others did, but I was utterly wore out after 40 miles, and my two friends with Sport... Read Full Review

 

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By Tony(Owner), Dec. 4, 2012
I love my go anywhere do anything Polaris Sportsman 500 HO. I can pull a tree, plow my drive, and hit the trails without worry. This is my second Polaris Sportsman, my first I bought in 2002 and traded in in 2012 and it ran as strong as the day I bought it. Read Full Review

 

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Love My Polaris 500
By Renea Guillory(Owner), Dec. 3, 2012
The ride is smooth and the handling is great. I would recommend this ATV to anyone. Read Full Review

 

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