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2012 Polaris Sportsman 550 EFI 4x4 ATV Specifications

Engine Type4-Stroke SOHC Single Cylinder


Fuel SystemElectronic Fuel Injected


Transmission/Final DriveAutomatic PVT P/R/N/L/H; Shaft

Drive SystemOn-Demand True AWD/2WD

Engine Braking System/

Active Descent ControlStandard/Standard

Front SuspensionDual A-Arm 9" (22.9 cm) Travel

Rear SuspensionDual A-Arm, Rolled 10.25" (26 cm) Travel

Front/Rear BrakesSingle Lever 4-Wheel Hydraulic Disc with Hydraulic Rear Foot Brake

Parking BrakePark in Transmission/Lockable Hand Lever

Front Tires26 x 8-14; Maxxis

Rear Tires26 x 10-14; Maxxis

WheelsStamped Steel

Wheelbase53" (134.6 cm)

Dry Weight722 lb (328 kg)

Overall Vehicle Size

(L x W x H)83.25 x 47.6 x 50.75"

(211.4 x 120.9 x 128.9 cm)

Ground Clearance12" (30.5 cm)

Seat Height37" (94 cm)

Fuel Capacity5.25 gal (19.9 L)

Bed Box Dimensions

(L x W x H)N.A.

Front/Rear Rack Box Capacity120 lb (55 kg)/240 lb (110 kg)

Payload Capacity

Hitch Towing Rating1,500 lb (680.4 kg)

Unbraked Trailer Towing Capacity1,786 lb (810.1 kg)

Hitch/TypeStandard/1.25" Receiver

Cargo SystemLock & Ride

LightingTriple 50w High Beam, Dual 50w Low Beam Headlights; Dual Brakelights/Taillights

Electronic Power SteeringN.A.

InstrumentationAnalog Speedometer, Digital Odometer, Tachometer, Two Tripmeters, Hour Meter, Clock, Service Indicator, Diagnostic Indicator, Gear Indicator, Fuel Gauge, AWD Indicator, Hi-Temp/Low-Batt Lights, DC Outlet

2012 Polaris Sportsman 550 efi

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