2012 KYMCO MXU 500 IRS 4x4

2012 KYMCO MXU 500 IRS 4x4 pictures, prices, information, and specifications.
MSRP
$5,499
Type
Utility
Insurance
Compare with the 2020 KYMCO Mongoose 70S 2020 KYMCO Mongoose 70S
Model Type
Utility
MSRP
$5,499
Dealers
Warranty
12
Insurance
Generic Type (Primary)
Utility
Manufacturer Country
Taiwan
Introduction Year
2007
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age
16
Parent Company
KYMCO
Display Name
MXU 500 IRS 4x4
Year
2012
Make
Kymco
Engine Type
Single-Cylinder
Cylinders
1
Engine Stroke
4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)
36 / 26.9
Cooling
Liquid
Valves
4
Valves Per Cylinder
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
Bore (mm/in)
92 / 3.62
Stroke (mm/in)
75 / 2.96
Displacement (cc/ci)
498.5 / 30.4
Starter
Electric / Pull
Fuel Requirements
Regular
Fuel Type
Gas
Carburetion Brand
Keihin
Fuel Injector
No
Carburetor
Yes
Number Of Carburetors
1
Carburetor Size (mm)
36.5
Carburetion Type
Carburetor
Transmission Type
Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Front Wheel)
Shaft
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)
Belt
Reverse
Yes
Hi / Low Range
Yes
Wheels Composition
Steel
Tube / Tubeless
Tubed
Front Tire Diameter (in)
25
Rear Tire Diameter (in)
25
Chromed
No
Front Tire Width
8
Front Wheel Diameter
12
Rear Tire Width
10
Rear Wheel Diameter
12
Front Tire (Full Spec)
AT 25 X 8-12
Rear Tire (Full Spec)
AT 25 X 10-12
Front Brake Type
Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type
Hydraulic Disc
Front Suspension Type
Independent Double A-Arm
Front Travel (in/mm)
7.5 / 190.5
Front Central Suspension Strut
No
Steering Damper
No
Front Stabilizer Bar
Yes
Rear Suspension Type
Independent Double A-Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)
7.5 / 190.5
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load
Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers
2
Rear Stabilizer Bar
No
Air Adjustable
No
Steering Type
Manual
Steering Control
Handlebar
Length (ft)
7.25
Width (in/mm)
48 / 1219.2
Height (in/mm)
47 / 1193.8
Wheelbase (in/mm)
51 / 1295.4
Ground Clearance (in/mm)
10.2 / 259.1
Length (ft/ft)
7
Length (ft/in)
3
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)
661 / 299.8
Towing Capacity (lbs/kgs)
1050 / 476.3
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)
4.7 / 17.8
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)
0.79
Seat Type
One-Piece
Adjustable
No
Seat Material
Vinyl
Seat Location
Driver
Folding
No
Seat Height (in/mm)
31.8 / 807.7
Number Of Seats
1
Frame
Steel
Body Material
Plastic
Floor Board Location
Driver
Hand Grips
Standard
Hand Guards
No
Brush Guard
Yes
Shock Cover
No
Front Fender
Standard
Rear Fender
Standard
Handlebars
Standard
Front Bumper
Standard
Front Fender Flairs
Standard
Rear Fender Flairs
Standard
A-Arm Skid Plate (Front/Rear)
No / No
Bash Plate (Front/Rear)
Yes / No
Digital Instrumentation
Standard
Clock
Standard
Trip Odometer
Standard
Speedometer
Standard
Hour Meter
Standard
Temperature Warning Type
Light
Fuel Level Warning Type
Gauge
Warranty (Months/Condition)
12 / Limited
Battery Warranty (Months)
0
Rear Hitch
Standard
Driveline Type
Selectable 4X2 / 4X4
Number Of Driveline Modes
2
Rear Unlocking Differential
No
Rear Solid Axle
No
Differential Lock Location
Front
Power Outlet
Standard
Capacity (lbs/kgs)
100 / 45.4
Fender Storage
Standard
Headlight Mounts
Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)
Standard
Headlight (s)
Standard
Light Type
Halogen
Metallic
No
User Reviews
2 reviews
  • Great bike
    By Mike (I am an Owner) on Aug 10, 2017

    I own a 2012 mxu 500 IRS great ATV ! Ride is very comfortable, fit n finish is excellent and reliability is also excellent. My only complaints are that the engine has been detuned from the factory compared to other 500cc machines and there is no way to get aftermarket parts . No performance air ...

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  • Kymco mxu IRS le 500 4x4
    By Michael (I am an Owner) on Jun 19, 2012

    My name is Michael and I own a kymco I have no complaints for this fourwheeler except for how the headlights are placed because it has independent suspension so if you have to much weight on the front it will break your headlight and my only other complaint is that there is no way to get new parts ...

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