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Sportsman® 500 H.O. - Best-Selling Auto 4 x 4 ATV*

The Sportsman® 500 H.O. is the best-selling automatic 4 x 4 ATV* of all time. Its smooth ride and handling are legendary. For 2012 it's also the best value 500, with your choice of Red, Green or new Yellow color.

 GENERAL INFORMATION
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 Manufacturer  Polaris
 Model Year  2012
 Model  Sportsman® 500 H.O.
 MSRP  $6,199.00*
 DIMENSIONS
 Length  83 in. (210.8 cm)
 Height  48 in. (121.9 cm)
 Width  48 in. (121.9 cm)
 Weight  696 lbs. (316 kg)
 Ground Clearance  11.25 in. (28.6 cm)
 Wheelbase  50.5 in. (128.3 cm)
 Seat Height  33.75 in. (85.7 cm)
 ENGINE
 Engine  4-stroke; 1-cylinder
 Displacement  498 cc High Output
 Carburetion  Carbureted
 Fuel Tank Capacity  4.1 gal. (15.5 l)
 DRIVETRAIN
 Transmission  Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H
 Drive System  4x4
 Drive  System: On-Demand True AWD/2WD
Final: Shaft
 BRAKES/WHEELS/TIRES
 Brakes  Front: Single lever 4-wheel hydraulic disc
Rear: Hydraulic rear foot
 Wheels  Stamped steel
 Tires  Front: 25 x 8-12; 489
Rear: 25 x 10-12; 489
 OPERATIONAL
 Suspension  Front: MacPherson strut; 8.2 in. (20.8 cm) travel
Rear: Dual A-arm, IRS; 9.5 in. (24.1 cm) travel
 Load Capacity  Front Rack: 90 lbs. (40.8 kg)
Rear Rack: 180 lbs. (81.6 kg)
 Towing Capacity  1,225 lbs. (555.7 kg)
 OTHER
 Colors  Indy Red, Sage Green, Medium Yellow
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*Price, if shown, is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) and does not include government fees, taxes, dealer freight/preparation, dealer document preparation charges or any finance charges (if applicable). MSRP and/or final actual sales price will vary depending on options or accessories selected.
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