2012 Honda Big Red MUV

2012 Honda Big Red MUV pictures, prices, information, and specifications.
MSRP
$11,699
Type
Utility UTV
Insurance
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Model Type
Utility UTV
MSRP
$11,699
Dealers
Warranty
12
Insurance
Generic Type (Primary)
Utility UTV
Manufacturer Country
USA
Introduction Year
2009
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age
16
Parent Company
Honda
Display Name
Big Red MUV
Year
2012
Make
Honda
Engine Type
Single-Cylinder
Cylinders
1
Engine Stroke
4-Stroke
Cooling
Liquid
Valves
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
Valve Configuration
OHV
Bore (mm/in)
102 / 4.02
Stroke (mm/in)
82.6 / 3.25
Displacement (cc/ci)
675 / 41.2
Compression Ratio
9.2:1
Starter
Electric
Fuel Requirements
Regular
Fuel Type
Gas
Fuel Injector
Yes
Fuel Injector Size (mm)
40
Carburetor
No
Carburetion Type
Fuel Injected
Transmission Type
Automatic
Number Of Speeds
3
Primary Drive (Front Wheel)
Shaft
Reverse
Yes
Hi / Low Range
Yes
Wheels Composition
Steel
Front Wheel Width (in)
7
Rear Wheel Width (in)
8
Front Tire Diameter (in)
25
Rear Tire Diameter (in)
25
Tire Brand
Maxxis®
Front Tire Width
10
Front Wheel Diameter
12
Rear Tire Width
10
Rear Wheel Diameter
12
Front Tire (Full Spec)
Maxxis® 25 X 10-12
Rear Tire (Full Spec)
Maxxis® 25 X 10-12
Front Brake Type
Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)
7.9 / 200
Rear Brake Type
Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)
7.9 / 200
Engine Braking
Standard
Front Suspension Type
Independent Double Wishbone
Front Travel (in/mm)
5.9 / 149.9
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load
No
Rear Suspension Type
Independent Double Wishbone
Rear Travel (in/mm)
7.1 / 180.3
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load
Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers
2
Rear Suspension Material
Steel
Rear Stabilizer Bar
Yes
Air Adjustable
No
Steering Type
Rack & Pinion
Steering Control
Steering Wheel
Tilt Steering
Standard
Length (ft)
9.56
Width (in/mm)
64 / 1625.6
Height (in/mm)
76.9 / 1953.3
Wheelbase (in/mm)
75.7 / 1922.8
Turning Radius (ft)
13.8
Ground Clearance (in/mm)
10.3 / 261.6
Length (ft/ft)
9
Length (ft/in)
6.7
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)
1433 / 650
Payload Capacity (lbs/kgs)
1690 / 766.6
Towing Capacity (lbs/kgs)
1500 / 680.4
GVWR (lbs/kgs)
3124 / 1417
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)
7.9 / 29.9
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)
1.5 / 5.7
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)
0.47
Seat Type
Bucket
Seat Material
Vinyl
Folding
No
Headrest
Yes
Number Of Seats
2
Number Of Rows
1
Grab Rail or Strap
Standard
Frame
Steel
Body Material
Plastic
Chain Guard
No
Engine Case Guard
Yes
Exhaust Guard
No
Radiator Guard
Yes
Front Mud Guards
No
Rear Mud Guards
No
CV Boot Cover
Yes
Front Bumper
Standard
Rear Bumper
Standard
Front Fender Flairs
Standard
Bash Plate (Front/Rear)
Yes / No
Full Length Skid Plate
No
Cab Cage
Standard
Cab Rollbar
Standard
Cab Door Material
Hard
Camouflage
No
Cab / Bed Divider
Standard
Fuel Level Warning Type
Gauge
Warranty (Months/Condition)
12 / Limited
Battery Warranty (Months)
0
Driveline Type
Selectable 4X2 / 4X4
Number Of Driveline Modes
2
Rear Solid Axle
No
Differential Lock Location
Front / Rear
Paint
Standard
Power Outlet
Standard
Seat Belts
Standard
Cupholder
Standard
Bed Length (in/mm)
33 / 838.2
Bed Width (in/mm)
53 / 1336
Bed Capacity (lbs./kgs.)
1000 / 226.8
Cargo Bed Tilt
Yes
Cargo Bed Material
Polyethylene
Glove Box / Dash Storage
Standard
Headlight Mounts
Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)
Standard
Headlight (s)
Standard
Light Type
Halogen
User Reviews
5 reviews
  • shifting problems
    By wayne richardson (I am an Owner) on Feb 05, 2015

    is anyone else having problems with cold start shifting I have to let my big red warm up before moving after oil is warm everything is ok I have to let it idle between jobs oil level is fine one of the best investments I ever mage

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  • Cold Weather Start
    By 1171460446 () on Aug 31, 2014

    Anyone else having problems with cold weather starting? I have a 2011 Honda 700 MUV that sometimes won't start at 30-40 degrees F. I don't yet know what it will do at 0 or below. What have you tried and any techniques or fixes?

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  • Hard To Start in cold weather.
    By Ther (I am an Owner) on Nov 26, 2012

    Was wondering if anyone else had this problem?

    My big red is hard to start in cooler weather. (can't say cold because the temp is only about o deg.)

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  • Honda Big Red
    By Boone (I am an Owner) on Mar 09, 2012

    I bought a Honda Big Red MUV to replace my Polaris Ranger 500. I was happy with the Polaris as it did a lot of what I wanted, but I also own a Honda Rincon and realize the quality Honda brings to the table. I have put some miles on the Big Red and am extremly happy with the performance. It does ...

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  • honda big red
    By daniel hight (I am a Writer) on Feb 05, 2012

    I have just bought my big red and so far it seems reasonably powerful, its no hot rod but for a all arrownd bike it seems ok .

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