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2017 Polaris Sportsman 850
2017 Polaris Sportsman 850

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Polaris
Polaris
Model Year
2017
2017
Model
Sportsman 850
Sportsman 850
Model Code
A17SXA85A7
A17SXA85A7
Color
Indy Red
Indy Red

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

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

Parking Brake - Park in Transmission/Lockable Hand Lever

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

Parking Brake - Park in Transmission/Lockable Hand Lever

Tires

Front - 26 x 8-14, CST

Rear - 26 x 10-14, CST

Front - 26 x 8-14, CST

Rear - 26 x 10-14, CST

Wheels
Stamped steel
Stamped steel

Dimensions

Length
83.25 in. (211.4 cm)
83.25 in. (211.4 cm)
Height
50.75 in. (128.9 cm)
50.75 in. (128.9 cm)
Width
47.6 in. (120.9 cm)
47.6 in. (120.9 cm)
Weight
Dry - 753 lbs. (342 kg)
Dry - 753 lbs. (342 kg)
Ground Clearance
11.5 in. (29.2 cm)
11.5 in. (29.2 cm)
Wheelbase
53 in. (134.6 cm)
53 in. (134.6 cm)
Seat Height
37 in. (94 cm)
37 in. (94 cm)

Drivetrain

Transmission
Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H
Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H
Drive System
4x4
4x4
Drive
On-demand true AWD/2WD
On-demand true AWD/2WD

Electrical

Instrumentation
All digital gauge, speedometer, odometer, tachometer, 2 tripmeters, hour meter, gear indicator, fuel gauge, AWD indicator, volt meter, coolant temp, hi temp light, clock, DC outlet
All digital gauge, speedometer, odometer, tachometer, 2 tripmeters, hour meter, gear indicator, fuel gauge, AWD indicator, volt meter, coolant temp, hi temp light, clock, DC outlet

Engine

Engine
4-Stroke SOHC Twin Cylinder
4-Stroke SOHC Twin Cylinder
Horsepower
78 hp
78 hp
Displacement
850cc
850cc
Fuel Capacity
5.25 gal. (19.9 l)
5.25 gal. (19.9 l)
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)

Operational

Suspension

Front - Dual A-arm; 9 in. (22.9 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, rolled IRS; 10.25 in. (26 cm) travel

Front - Dual A-arm; 9 in. (22.9 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, rolled IRS; 10.25 in. (26 cm) travel

Load Capacity

Payload - 575 lbs. (261 kg)

Front Rack - 120 lbs. (55 kg)

Rear Rack - 240 lbs. (110 kg)

Payload - 575 lbs. (261 kg)

Front Rack - 120 lbs. (55 kg)

Rear Rack - 240 lbs. (110 kg)

Towing Capacity
1,500 lbs. (680.4 kg)
1,500 lbs. (680.4 kg)
Frame
Hitch - 1.25 in. receiver
Hitch - 1.25 in. receiver

Other

Additional Colors
Sage Green
Sage Green
Lighting
Triple 50W high beam, dual 50W low beam headlights; dual LED brake lights / tail lights
Triple 50W high beam, dual 50W low beam headlights; dual LED brake lights / tail lights

Features

Hardest Working Features

  • SPORTSMAN® 850 VS. YAMAHA® KODIAK® 700: ee how Sportsman® 850 crushes the Kodiak® 700 in every category that matters.

Smoothing Riding Features

  • SMOOTHEST RIDE WITH INDUSTRY'S ONLY ROLLED IRS: Progressive independent wheel motion moves freely and isolates driver from the roughest terrain.
  • SPORT PERFORMANCE CHASSIS WITH HIGH FRONT & REAR APPROACH ANGLE:Front and rear lower frame profiles are angled up to maximize usable ground clearance when traversing deep ditches and large obstacles.

Hardest Working Features

  • SPORTSMAN® 850 VS. YAMAHA® KODIAK® 700: ee how Sportsman® 850 crushes the Kodiak® 700 in every category that matters.

Smoothing Riding Features

  • SMOOTHEST RIDE WITH INDUSTRY'S ONLY ROLLED IRS: Progressive independent wheel motion moves freely and isolates driver from the roughest terrain.
  • SPORT PERFORMANCE CHASSIS WITH HIGH FRONT & REAR APPROACH ANGLE:Front and rear lower frame profiles are angled up to maximize usable ground clearance when traversing deep ditches and large obstacles.