Arctic Cat 550 XT: Best Buy of the Week

Lucas Cooney
by Lucas Cooney
Cruise the trails in this vivid blue Cat

Each week our editors scour the classifieds to look for an interesting ATV or UTV to highlight for our readers.

This week we found what looks to be nice deal on a gently used 2014 Arctic Cat 550 XT. The seller, based in Johnson, Missouri, is looking for $5,200 for the ATV, which has a claimed 159 miles on the odometer.

Here is how the seller describes the vehicle:

2014 Arctic Cat 550XT EPS ATV. This well cared for one owner atv is in excellent condition with absolutely no mechanical issues and very low engine hours and miles. It has always been stored clean in the garage and has never been driven through water, been mudding, raced, or used on trail rides. Only used for occasional rides across an open field. This atv is as good as new, just costs less. You won’t find a better deal on a comparable atv….

Only has 59 engine hours and 159 easy miles!


The Arctic Cat 550 XT carried an MSRP of $9,299 in 2014. Power comes from a 545cc single-cylinder engine mated to a Duramatic transmission. Suspension controls 10 inches of travel front and rear and shocks are preload adjustable.

Dimensions of the 550 XT include a 50-inch wheelbase, 47.5-inch width and 84-inch length. Ground clearance is listed at 11 inches. The ATV can tow up to 1,050 pounds, tips the scales at 691 pounds dry and offers up 5.7 gallons of fuel capacity.

Check out the full specs here.


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Disclaimer can not verify the condition of the machine that is for sale. We recommend that buyers look over an ATV or UTV in person and take it for a test ride before completing a purchase.

Lucas Cooney
Lucas Cooney

I have been working exclusively in digital media since 1997. I started out with, spending nearly nine years creating and editing content on Canada's leading sports website. I left to join VerticalScope, Inc., one of the world's largest online publishers, to start a number of powersports publications. While at VerticalScope, I've helped create and oversee content for a wide variety of different publications, including,,,,, and many more.

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