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2018 Polaris Ranger 500
2018 Polaris Ranger 500

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Polaris
Polaris
Model Year
2018
2018
Model
Ranger 500
Ranger 500
Model Code
R18RMA50B4
R18RMA50B4
Color
Solar Red
Solar Red

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front / Rear - 4-wheel hydraulic disc

Parking - Park In-Transmission

Front / Rear - 4-wheel hydraulic disc

Parking - Park In-Transmission

Wheels
Stamped steel
Stamped steel
Tires

Front - 25 x 8-12; 489

Rear - 25 x 10-12; 489

Front - 25 x 8-12; 489

Rear - 25 x 10-12; 489

Dimensions

Length
Overall - 110 in. (279 cm)
Overall - 110 in. (279 cm)
Height
Overall - 73 in. (185 cm)
Overall - 73 in. (185 cm)
Width
Overall - 58 in. (147 cm)
Overall - 58 in. (147 cm)
Weight
Dry - 1,065 lb. (483 kg)
Dry - 1,065 lb. (483 kg)
Ground Clearance
10 in. (25.4 cm)
10 in. (25.4 cm)
Wheelbase
73 in. (185.4 cm)
73 in. (185.4 cm)
Seat Height
2
2

Drivetrain

Transmission
Automatic PVT H/L/N/R/P
Automatic PVT H/L/N/R/P
Drive System
On-Demand True AWD/2WD/ VersaTrac Turf Mode
On-Demand True AWD/2WD/ VersaTrac Turf Mode

Electrical

Lighting
50W headlight, LED tail
50W headlight, LED tail
Instrumentation
Single analog dial with 2 in. LCD rider information center, speedometer, tachometer, odometer, tripmeter, clock, hour meter, gear indicator, fuel gauge, coolant temperature, volt meter, service indicator and codes, seatbelt reminder light, DC outlet
Single analog dial with 2 in. LCD rider information center, speedometer, tachometer, odometer, tripmeter, clock, hour meter, gear indicator, fuel gauge, coolant temperature, volt meter, service indicator and codes, seatbelt reminder light, DC outlet

Engine

Horsepower
32 hp
32 hp
Displacement
500 cc
500 cc
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection
Electronic Fuel Injection
Fuel Tank Capacity
9 gal. (34.1 l)
9 gal. (34.1 l)
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid
Final Drive
Shaft
Shaft
Fuel Type
Unleaded
Unleaded
Engine Type
4-Stroke Single Cylinder
4-Stroke Single Cylinder

Operational

Steering
Tilt
Tilt
Seating
2 person capacity
2 person capacity
Suspension

Front - MacPherson strut; 9 in. (22.9 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, IRS; 10 in. (25.4 cm) travel

Front - MacPherson strut; 9 in. (22.9 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, IRS; 10 in. (25.4 cm) travel

Load Capacity
1,000 lb. (453.6 kg)
1,000 lb. (453.6 kg)
Cargo Box Length
32 in. (81 cm)
32 in. (81 cm)
Cargo Box Height
11.5 in. (29 cm)
11.5 in. (29 cm)
Cargo Box Width
42 in. (107 cm)
42 in. (107 cm)
Cargo Box Capacity
500 lb. (226.8 kg)
500 lb. (226.8 kg)
Towing Capacity
1,500 lb. (680.4 kg)
1,500 lb. (680.4 kg)

Other

Hitch
Standard 2 in. (5 cm) receiver
Standard 2 in. (5 cm) receiver
Additional Colors

Sage Green

Solar Red

Sage Green

Solar Red

Cargo Box
Lock & Ride® cargo system
Lock & Ride® cargo system

Features

Comfort

  • COMFORTABLE RIDE & HANDLING: Designed for all-day riding comfort. The Ranger 500 is designed for all-day off-road riding comfort. Bench seat cab comfort for 2. 9 in. up-front suspension travel and 10 in. independent rear suspension travel. 10 in. of ground clearance to navigate tough terrain. Customizable tilt steering wheel.

Power

  • POWER FOR THE TOUGH JOBS: Durable ProStar® engine with all wheel drive. The Ranger 500's durable, reliable, long-lasting engine gives you the power you need to get more done around your home and property. Purpose designed, built, and tuned 500 cc ProStar® engine with 32 hp. Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) to keep you moving in any weather. True On-Demand All Wheel Drive to give you the traction you need, when you need it. VersaTrac Turf Mode for tighter turns.

Towing & Storage

  • HAUL MORE. WORK HARDER. GET MORE DONE: Class-leading payload and towing capacity. The Ranger 500's class-leading payload and towing capacity will help you tackle the big jobs and get more done in fewer trips. Massive 1,500 lb. of towing capacity with a standard 2 in. receiver hitch. Gas assist dump box with 500 lb. capacity. Adjustable suspension to maintain ground clearance when fully loaded.

Comfort

  • COMFORTABLE RIDE & HANDLING: Designed for all-day riding comfort. The Ranger 500 is designed for all-day off-road riding comfort. Bench seat cab comfort for 2. 9 in. up-front suspension travel and 10 in. independent rear suspension travel. 10 in. of ground clearance to navigate tough terrain. Customizable tilt steering wheel.

Power

  • POWER FOR THE TOUGH JOBS: Durable ProStar® engine with all wheel drive. The Ranger 500's durable, reliable, long-lasting engine gives you the power you need to get more done around your home and property. Purpose designed, built, and tuned 500 cc ProStar® engine with 32 hp. Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) to keep you moving in any weather. True On-Demand All Wheel Drive to give you the traction you need, when you need it. VersaTrac Turf Mode for tighter turns.

Towing & Storage

  • HAUL MORE. WORK HARDER. GET MORE DONE: Class-leading payload and towing capacity. The Ranger 500's class-leading payload and towing capacity will help you tackle the big jobs and get more done in fewer trips. Massive 1,500 lb. of towing capacity with a standard 2 in. receiver hitch. Gas assist dump box with 500 lb. capacity. Adjustable suspension to maintain ground clearance when fully loaded.