2015 Polaris Sportsman® 850 SP

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2015 Polaris Sportsman® 850 SP Specifications

Identification
Model Type  Utility
BASE MSRP(US)  $9,999.00
Dealers Polaris Dealers
Warranty  6
Insurance
Engine:  
Engine Type  Parallel Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  77 / 57.5
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  87 / 3.43
Stroke (mm/in)  71.5 / 2.81
Displacement (cc/ci)  850 / 51.9
Compression Ratio  11:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Front Wheel)  Shaft
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Belt
Reverse  Yes
Transmission Brand  Polaris Variable Transmission (PVT)
Hi / Low Range  Yes
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Front Tire Diameter (in)  26
Rear Tire Diameter (in)  26
Chromed  No
Front Tire Width  8
Front Wheel Diameter  14
Rear Tire Width  10
Rear Wheel Diameter  14
Front Tire (Full Spec)  26 X 8-14
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  26 X 10-14
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Engine Braking  Standard
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Independent Double A-Arm
Front Travel (in/mm)  9 / 229
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Front Stabilizer Bar  No
Rear Suspension Type  Independent Double A-Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  10.3 / 260
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Type  Power
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  6.94
Width (in/mm)  47.6 / 1209
Height (in/mm)  50.8 / 1289
Wheelbase (in/mm)  53 / 1346
Turning Radius (ft)  7
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  11.5 / 292
Length (ft/ft)  6
Length (ft/in)  11.3
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  767 / 349
Payload Capacity (lbs/kgs)  575 / 261
Towing Capacity (lbs/kgs)  1500 / 680.4
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  5.3 / 19.9
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  1.09
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  37 / 940
Number Of Seats  1
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Body Material  Composite
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Hand Guards  No
Light Guard  No
Radiator Guard  No
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Handlebars  Standard
Front Bumper  Standard
Rear Bumper  Standard
Bash Plate (Front)  Yes
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Hour Meter  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Service Reminder  Standard
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  6 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Utility
Manufacturer Country  USA
Introduction Year  2015
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Polaris
Display Name  Sportsman® 850 SP
Drive Line:  
Driveline Brand  On-Demand™
Driveline Type  Selectable 4X2 / 4X4
Number Of Driveline Modes  2
Rear Unlocking Differential  No
Rear Solid Axle  No
Limited Slip Differential Location  Rear
Differential Lock Location  Rear
Towing & Hauling:  
Size (in/cm)  1.25 / 3.2
Rear Hitch Type  Receiver
Audio & Communication:  
Number Of Discs  0
Convenience:  
Power Outlet  Standard
Heated  No
Storage:  
Number Of Side Cases  0
Number Of Saddle Bags  0
Capacity (lbs/kgs)  120 / 55
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard

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Polaris all the way!!!!
By Sam(Owner), Jul. 10, 2015
My dad in 2004 bought a Polaris 500 and after seeing what they could do, in 2006 bought my self a Yamaha kodiak 450. The kodiak broke down and the Polaris is still running!! In 2015 we both went to upgrade and got two Polaris 850 twins, we got a super deal and then went to the trail haven't had any ... Read Full Review

 

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Best machine ever.
By Tony Parisi(Owner), Jul. 24, 2015
Today I took out my new Polaris. I live in northern Nevada, high sierras.

The last Polaris I owned was in 2005. They have come along way. Today they have power steering and a lot more power. I took it on a 29 mile break-in and was amazed on the comfort of ride. The power steering took a little... Read Full Review

 

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Love Love Love
By Thomas(Owner), Apr. 11, 2017
I'm in my mid 50's. I've been riding ATV's since the trx 250 Honda 3 wheelers in the 80's. I've owned at least 20 if not 25 new units in the last 40 years. This 2015 Polaris 850 HO SP is the cats meow! It has power you can't use all of, handling like a corvette and the ride. Ohhhh that ride. Main re... Read Full Review

 

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Love our 850's!
By Karin Palan(Owner), Apr. 30, 2016
My husband has a 2013 850 xp. I had an 2002 Sportsman 500, which I loved, however, after riding his with EPS AND his being a 2 stroke on a really rocky trail one day, I decided to sell mine and buy an 850. Due to a few previous brain injuries from horses and boating, I am very sensitive yo vibra... Read Full Review

 

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nothing but a lemon
By J.G(Owner), Mar. 8, 2016
Bought brand new out of crate and have had nothing but issues.

Front differential has gone twice, not even 40 KM between fixes.

$2300 to repair. up to date I have spent almost $6000 to the repair shop. not to mention all the time I didn't get to ride with my friends who drive way harder then I d... Read Full Review

 

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