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2018 Polaris Sportsman 850 High Lifter Edition
2018 Polaris Sportsman 850 High Lifter Edition

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Polaris
Polaris
Model Year
2018
2018
Model
Sportsman 850 High Lifter Edition
Sportsman 850 High Lifter Edition
Model Code
A18SXN85A8
A18SXN85A8
Color
Cruiser Black
Cruiser Black

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

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

Parking Brake

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

Parking Brake

Tires
Front / Rear - 29.5 x 9.5-14, Outlaw
Front / Rear - 29.5 x 9.5-14, Outlaw
Wheels
Stamped Steel
Stamped Steel

Dimensions

Length
83 in. (210 cm)
83 in. (210 cm)
Height
52 in. (132 cm)
52 in. (132 cm)
Width
49 in. (124 cm)
49 in. (124 cm)
Weight
Estimated Dry - 921 lb. (417 kg)
Estimated Dry - 921 lb. (417 kg)
Ground Clearance
13.5 in. (34.3 cm)
13.5 in. (34.3 cm)
Wheelbase
53 in. (134.6 cm)
53 in. (134.6 cm)
Seat Height
39 in. (99 cm)
39 in. (99 cm)

Drivetrain

Transmission
Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H Extra Low Low Gear
Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H Extra Low Low Gear
Drive System
4x4
4x4
Drive

True On-Demand AWD/2WD

Final - Shaft

True On-Demand AWD/2WD

Final - Shaft

Electrical

Instrumentation
Analog Speedometer, Digital Odometer, Tachometer, 2 Tripmeters, Hour Meter, Clock, Service Indicator, Diagnostic Indicator, Gear Indicator, Fuel Gauge, AWD Indicator, Hi-Temp/Low-Batt Lights, DC Outlet
Analog Speedometer, Digital Odometer, Tachometer, 2 Tripmeters, Hour Meter, Clock, Service Indicator, Diagnostic Indicator, Gear Indicator, Fuel Gauge, AWD Indicator, Hi-Temp/Low-Batt Lights, DC Outlet

Engine

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

Operational

Suspension

Front - High-clearance arched dual A-arm; 7.4 in. (18.8 cm) travel

Rear - High-clearance arched dual A-arm, rolled; 6.7 in. (17 cm) travel

Front - High-clearance arched dual A-arm; 7.4 in. (18.8 cm) travel

Rear - High-clearance arched dual A-arm, rolled; 6.7 in. (17 cm) travel

Load Capacity

Payload - 290 lb. (132 kg)

Rear Rack - 75 lb. (34 kg)

Payload - 290 lb. (132 kg)

Rear Rack - 75 lb. (34 kg)

Towing Capacity
1,500 lb. (680.4 kg)
1,500 lb. (680.4 kg)
Frame
Standard Hitch - 1.25 in. (3.2 cm) Receiver
Standard Hitch - 1.25 in. (3.2 cm) Receiver

Other

Lighting
Dual 50w Headlights, Dual Brakelights/Taillights
Dual 50w Headlights, Dual Brakelights/Taillights

Features

Features

  • Factory-installed 29.5 in. High Lifter Outlaw 2 Tires
  • High Clearance Arched Dual A-Arm Suspension
  • Custom Graphics & Paint Package
  • Shielded Clutch & Engine Intake Ducting
  • High and Low Mud Specific Transmission with Lower Gearing

Payload & Towing

  • GET TO WORK WITH MASSIVE PAYLOAD & TOWING: The Sportsman 850 High Lifter Edition delivers massive payload and towing capacity to tackle the biggest jobs and get more done in fewer trips. 1) Massive 1,500 lb. of towing capacity. 2) lb. payload capacity. 3) Integrated winch and plow mount system for easy installation.

Power

  • 78 HP OF PURPOSE-BUILT MUDDING POWER: The powerful engine and reliable performance you need to rip through the deepest mud. 1) High-output 78 HP ProStar 850 Twin-EFI engine with single overhead cam. 2) Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) to keep you moving in any weather. 3) True On-Demand All Wheel Drive to give you the traction you need, when you need it. 4) Shielded clutch and engine intake ducting. 5) High and low specific transmission with lower gearing. 6) Rack mounted radiator with industry-exclusive inverted dual fans.

Suspension & Handling

  • STIFFER SPRINGS FOR HIGH GROUND CLEARANCE: With legendary Sportsman suspension and handling, plus added capability to tackle the mud, you'll be ready to take on anything with full comfort and control. 1) Stiffer springs to maingain 13.5 in. of ground clearance. 2) High clearance arched dual A-Arm suspension to maximize ground clearance. 3) Factory-installed 29.5 in. High Lifter Outlaw 2 Tires.

Features

  • Factory-installed 29.5 in. High Lifter Outlaw 2 Tires
  • High Clearance Arched Dual A-Arm Suspension
  • Custom Graphics & Paint Package
  • Shielded Clutch & Engine Intake Ducting
  • High and Low Mud Specific Transmission with Lower Gearing

Payload & Towing

  • GET TO WORK WITH MASSIVE PAYLOAD & TOWING: The Sportsman 850 High Lifter Edition delivers massive payload and towing capacity to tackle the biggest jobs and get more done in fewer trips. 1) Massive 1,500 lb. of towing capacity. 2) lb. payload capacity. 3) Integrated winch and plow mount system for easy installation.

Power

  • 78 HP OF PURPOSE-BUILT MUDDING POWER: The powerful engine and reliable performance you need to rip through the deepest mud. 1) High-output 78 HP ProStar 850 Twin-EFI engine with single overhead cam. 2) Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) to keep you moving in any weather. 3) True On-Demand All Wheel Drive to give you the traction you need, when you need it. 4) Shielded clutch and engine intake ducting. 5) High and low specific transmission with lower gearing. 6) Rack mounted radiator with industry-exclusive inverted dual fans.

Suspension & Handling

  • STIFFER SPRINGS FOR HIGH GROUND CLEARANCE: With legendary Sportsman suspension and handling, plus added capability to tackle the mud, you'll be ready to take on anything with full comfort and control. 1) Stiffer springs to maingain 13.5 in. of ground clearance. 2) High clearance arched dual A-Arm suspension to maximize ground clearance. 3) Factory-installed 29.5 in. High Lifter Outlaw 2 Tires.