2017 Can-Am Defender XT HD8

2017 Can-Am Defender XT HD8 pictures, prices, information, and specifications.
MSRP
$15,699
Type
Utility UTV
Insurance
Rating
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Model Type
Utility UTV
MSRP
$15,699
Dealers
Warranty
6
Insurance
Generic Type (Primary)
Utility UTV
Manufacturer Country
Canada
Introduction Year
2016
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age
16
Parent Company
Can-Am™
Display Name
Defender XT HD8
Representative Image
No
Year
2017
Make
Can-Am
Engine Type
V Twin
Cylinders
2
Engine Stroke
4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)
50 / 37.3
Cooling
Liquid
Valves
8
Valves Per Cylinder
4
Valve Configuration
SOHC
Bore (mm/in)
91 / 3.58
Stroke (mm/in)
61.5 / 2.42
Displacement (cc/ci)
799.9 / 48.8
Starter
Electric
Fuel Requirements
Regular
Fuel Type
Gas
Turbocharged
No
Supercharged
No
Fuel Injector
Yes
Carburetor
No
Carburetion Type
Fuel Injected
Transmission Type
Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Front Wheel)
Shaft
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)
Belt
Reverse
Yes
Transmission Brand
PRO-TORQ
Hi / Low Range
Yes
Wheels Composition
Aluminum
Front Tire Diameter (in)
27
Rear Tire Diameter (in)
27
Tire Brand
Maxxis®
Front Tire Width
9
Front Wheel Diameter
14
Rear Tire Width
11
Rear Wheel Diameter
14
Front Tire (Full Spec)
27 x 9-14 Maxxis® Bighorn 2.0
Rear Tire (Full Spec)
27 x 11-14, Maxxis® Bighorn 2.0
Tread Type
Knobby
Front Brake Type
Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type
Dual Hydraulic Disc
Engine Braking
Standard
Front Suspension Type
Independent Double A-Arm
Front Travel (in/mm)
10 / 254
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load
Yes
Rear Suspension Type
Independent
Rear Travel (in/mm)
10 / 254
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load
Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers
2
Rear Suspension Brand Name
Trailing Torsional A-arms (TTA-HD)
Rear Suspension Material
Steel
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Yes
Adjustment Type
Shock Mounted Adjustment
Air Adjustable
No
Steering Type
Power
Steering Control
Steering Wheel
Tilt Steering
Standard
Length (ft)
10
Width (in/mm)
62 / 1575
Height (in/mm)
78 / 1981
Wheelbase (in/mm)
83 / 2115
Ground Clearance (in/mm)
11 / 279
Length (ft/ft)
10
Length (ft/in)
0
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)
1550 / 703
Payload Capacity (lbs/kgs)
1500 / 680
Towing Capacity (lbs/kgs)
2000 / 907.2
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)
10.6 / 40
Storage Capacity (cuft/gal/l)
2.5 / 16.2 / 71.4
Performance
Standard
Seat Type
Bench
Seat Material
Vinyl
Folding
Yes
Headrest
Yes
Number Of Seats
3
Number Of Rows
1
Grab Rail or Strap
Standard
Frame
Steel
Body Material
Plastic
Chain Guard
No
Engine Case Guard
No
Exhaust Guard
No
Front Mud Guards
No
Rear Mud Guards
No
CV Boot Cover
Yes
Front Bumper
Standard
Bash Plate (Front)
Yes
Swing Arm Skid Plate
No
Full Length Skid Plate
Yes
Drive Shaft Skid Plate
No
Cab Canopy Material
Hard
Camouflage
No
Cab Cage
Standard
Cab Rollbar
Standard
Cab Door Material
Soft
Digital Instrumentation
Standard
Clock
Standard
Tachometer
Standard
Trip Odometer
Standard
Speedometer
Standard
Hour Meter
Standard
Temperature Warning Type
Light
Fuel Level Warning Type
Gauge
Warranty (Months/Condition)
6 / Limited
Battery Warranty (Months)
0
Winch Mount
Standard
Driveline Type
Selectable 4X2 / 4X4
Number Of Driveline Modes
2
Rear Unlocking Differential
Yes
Rear Solid Axle
No
Differential Lock Location
Front / Rear
Differential Lock Brand
ViscoLok
Size (in/cm)
2 / 5.1
Rear Hitch Type
Receiver
Weight (lbs/kgs)
4500 / 2041
Tow Hook
Standard
Roller Fairlead
Standard
Power Outlet
Standard
Seat Belts
Standard
Underseat Storage
Standard
Number Of Cupholders
2
Bed Length (in/mm)
38 / 965
Bed Height (in/mm)
12 / 305
Bed Width (in/mm)
54.5 / 1384
Bed Capacity (lbs./kgs.)
1000 / 454
Integral Tie-Down Hooks
Yes
Glove Box / Dash Storage
Standard
Headlight Mounts
Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)
Standard
Tail Light / Brake Light
Standard
Headlight (s)
Standard
Light Type
Halogen
Paint
Standard