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2011 Polaris Sportsman 550 EFI 4x4 ATV Model Info

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2011 Polaris Sportsman 550 EFI 4x4 ATV
2011 Polaris Sportsman 550 EFI  ATV
Sportsman 550 EFI 4x4 ATV - Polaris Pursuit Camo

Hardest Working Features - New Features!

  • NEW! Improved splash protection
  • NEW! Digital/analog gauge
  • 550cc, single EFI, SOHC engine built by Polaris with dual balance shafts
  • Bore = 96.6mm
  • Stroke = 75mm
  • Hydraulic brakes with large discs
  • Polaris On-Demand, True All-Wheel Drive
  • Engine Braking with Active Descent Control
  • Highest rack capacity at 120 lbs. /54.4 kg. front and 240 lbs./108.9 kg rear and
  • 100 tie-down points

Smoothest Riding Features

  • NEW! Approximate 12-pound
    weight reduction
  • NEW! Improved Engine Braking System
  • NEW! STX seat vinyl
  • NEW! Maxxis® Tires
  • Rolled IRS rear, Dual A-Arms with exclusive anti-kick-back steering in front
  • Highest pulling power and towing
  • Highest suspension travel (9.0 in/22.9 cm front,10.25 in/26 cm rear)
  • Highest ground clearance at 12 in/30.5 cm
  • Available in Indy Red, Sage Green and new Polaris Pursuit Camo

2011 Polaris 550 EFI EPS 4x4 ATV Features

  • All the features of the Sportsman XP 550 with the addition of Electronic Power Steering (EPS).
  • Larger fuel tank– 5.25gal vs. 4.5 gal
  • Carlisle 489 II tires
  • STX seat vinyl
  • Approximate 12-pound weight reduction
  • Improved Engine Braking System
  • Improved splash protection
  • Available in Painted Crimson Red Metallic and Sagebrush Green
  • Limited Editions: Browning® Edition Polaris® Pursuit

2011 Polaris Sportsman 550 EFI 4x4 ATV
2011 Polaris Sportsman 550 EFI  ATV
Sportsman 550 EFI 4x4 ATV - Polaris Pursuit Camo

2011 Polaris Sportsman 550 EFI 4x4 ATV Specifications
Engine Type 4-Stroke SOHC Single Cylinder
Displacement 549cc
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injected
Cooling Liquid
Transmission/Final Drive Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H; Shaft
Drive System On-Demand True AWD/2WD
Engine Braking System/
Active Descent Control
Front Suspension Dual A-Arm 9" (22.9 cm) Travel
Rear Suspension Dual A-Arm, Rolled 10.25" (26 cm) Travel
Front/Rear Brakes Single Lever 4-Wheel Hydraulic Disc with Hydraulic Rear Foot Brake
Parking Brake Park in Transmission/Lockable Hand Lever
Front Tires 26 x 8-14; Maxxis
Rear Tires 26 x 10-14; Maxxis
Wheels Stamped Steel
Wheelbase 53" (134.6 cm)
Dry Weight 722 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 Clearance 12" (30.5 cm)
Seat Height 37" (94 cm)
Fuel Capacity 5.25 gal (19.9 L)
Bed Box Dimensions
(L x W x H)
Front/Rear Rack Box Capacity 120 lb (55 kg)/240 lb (110 kg)
Payload Capacity  
Hitch Towing Rating 1,500 lb (680.4 kg)
Unbraked Trailer Towing Capacity 1,786 lb (810.1 kg)
Hitch/Type Standard/1.25" Receiver
Cargo System Lock & Ride
Lighting Triple 50w High Beam, Dual 50w Low Beam Headlights; Dual Brakelights/Taillights
 Electronic Power Steering N.A.
Instrumentation Analog 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
Colors Indy Red, Sage Green, Polaris Pursuit Camo

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