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2018 Polaris Sportsman 450 H.O.
2018 Polaris Sportsman 450 H.O.

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Polaris
Polaris
Model Year
2018
2018
Model
Sportsman 450 H.O.
Sportsman 450 H.O.
Model Code
A18SEA50B5
A18SEA50B5
Color
Velocity Blue
Velocity Blue

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 - 24 x 8-12, NS388

Rear - 24 x 10-12, NS388

Front - 24 x 8-12, NS388

Rear - 24 x 10-12, NS388

Wheels
Stamped steel
Stamped steel

Dimensions

Length
83 in. (210.8 cm)
83 in. (210.8 cm)
Height
47 in. (119.4 cm)
47 in. (119.4 cm)
Width
48 in. (121.9 cm)
48 in. (121.9 cm)
Weight
Estimated Dry - 701 lb. (318 kg)
Estimated Dry - 701 lb. (318 kg)
Ground Clearance
10.5 in. (26.7 cm)
10.5 in. (26.7 cm)
Wheelbase
50.5 in. (128.3 cm)
50.5 in. (128.3 cm)
Seat Height
33.25 in. (84.5 cm)
33.25 in. (84.5 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

Final - Shaft

On-demand true AWD/2WD

Final - Shaft

Electrical

Instrumentation
All Digital Gauge, Speedometer, Odometer, Tachometer, Two Tripmeters, Hour Meter, Gear Indicator, Fuel Gauge, AWD Indicator, Volt Meter, Coolant Temperature, Hi-Temp Light, Clock, DC Outlet
All Digital Gauge, Speedometer, Odometer, Tachometer, Two Tripmeters, Hour Meter, Gear Indicator, Fuel Gauge, AWD Indicator, Volt Meter, Coolant Temperature, Hi-Temp Light, Clock, DC Outlet

Engine

Engine
ProStar, 4-Stroke OHC Single Cylinder
ProStar, 4-Stroke OHC Single Cylinder
Horsepower
33 hp
33 hp
Displacement
500 cc
500 cc
Fuel Capacity
4.5 gal. (17 l)
4.5 gal. (17 l)
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)

Operational

Suspension

Front - MacPherson strut; 8.2 in. (20.8 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, IRS; 9.5 in. (24.1 cm) travel

Front - MacPherson strut; 8.2 in. (20.8 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, IRS; 9.5 in. (24.1 cm) travel

Load Capacity

Payload - 485 lb. (220 kg)

Front Rack - 90 lb. (40.8 kg)

Rear Rack - 180 lbs. (81.6 kg)

Payload - 485 lb. (220 kg)

Front Rack - 90 lb. (40.8 kg)

Rear Rack - 180 lbs. (81.6 kg)

Towing Capacity
1,225 lb. (555.7 kg)
1,225 lb. (555.7 kg)
Frame
Hitch - 1.25 in. (3.2 cm) Receiver
Hitch - 1.25 in. (3.2 cm) Receiver

Other

Additional Colors

Velocity Blue

Sage Green

Velocity Blue

Sage Green

Lighting
50W high beam, Dual 50W low beam headlights, dual brake lights / tail lights
50W high beam, Dual 50W low beam headlights, dual brake lights / tail lights

Features

Durability

  • DURABLE. RELIABLE. BUILT TO LAST: When you're working on your property or out on the trail, you can't afford down time. The Sportsman 450 H.O. is durable, reliable and built to last. 1) NEW! Our shaft drive axles have been redesigned to increase strength and durability over the toughest terrain. 2) Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) for reliable cold start. 3) Steel framed Lock & Ride Racks. 4) STX vinyl seat for all-weather durability.

Payload & Towing

  • MASSIVE PAYLOADS & TOWING TO GET MORE DONE: Sportsman payload and towing capacity will help you tackle the big jobs and get more done in fewer trips. 1) Massive 1,225 lbs. of towing capacity. 2) 485 lb. payload capacity and a combined 270 lb. front & rear rack capacity. 3) Integrated durable steel tie-downs to keep everything in place. Industry-leading 6.5 gallons of water tight, sealed storage. 4) Integrated winch and plow mount system for easy installation.

Power

  • CAPABLE & RELIABLE 4X4 POWER: The powerful and reliable performance you need to take on the trails or get the job done around your home and property. 1)33 HP Pro Star engine. 2) Electronic Fuel Injection (EFT) to keep you moving in any weather. 3) Electronic Power Steering (EPS) optional. 4) True On-Demand All Wheel Drive to give you the traction you need, when you need it.

Suspension & Handling

  • INDUSTRY'S BEST SUSPENSION & HANDLING: With legendary Sportsman suspension and handling, you'll be able to navigate the tightest corners and biggest obstacles with full comfort and control. 1) Legendary Independent Rear Suspension (IRS) to keep you planted on all four tires. 2) 10.5 in. of obstacle-dominating ground clearance. 3) Easy-to-use single lever 4-wheel hydraulic disc brakes. 4) Easily readable digital display.

Durability

  • DURABLE. RELIABLE. BUILT TO LAST: When you're working on your property or out on the trail, you can't afford down time. The Sportsman 450 H.O. is durable, reliable and built to last. 1) NEW! Our shaft drive axles have been redesigned to increase strength and durability over the toughest terrain. 2) Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) for reliable cold start. 3) Steel framed Lock & Ride Racks. 4) STX vinyl seat for all-weather durability.

Payload & Towing

  • MASSIVE PAYLOADS & TOWING TO GET MORE DONE: Sportsman payload and towing capacity will help you tackle the big jobs and get more done in fewer trips. 1) Massive 1,225 lbs. of towing capacity. 2) 485 lb. payload capacity and a combined 270 lb. front & rear rack capacity. 3) Integrated durable steel tie-downs to keep everything in place. Industry-leading 6.5 gallons of water tight, sealed storage. 4) Integrated winch and plow mount system for easy installation.

Power

  • CAPABLE & RELIABLE 4X4 POWER: The powerful and reliable performance you need to take on the trails or get the job done around your home and property. 1)33 HP Pro Star engine. 2) Electronic Fuel Injection (EFT) to keep you moving in any weather. 3) Electronic Power Steering (EPS) optional. 4) True On-Demand All Wheel Drive to give you the traction you need, when you need it.

Suspension & Handling

  • INDUSTRY'S BEST SUSPENSION & HANDLING: With legendary Sportsman suspension and handling, you'll be able to navigate the tightest corners and biggest obstacles with full comfort and control. 1) Legendary Independent Rear Suspension (IRS) to keep you planted on all four tires. 2) 10.5 in. of obstacle-dominating ground clearance. 3) Easy-to-use single lever 4-wheel hydraulic disc brakes. 4) Easily readable digital display.