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Sportsman® 450
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Sportsman® 450

THE ICONIC 450

THE ICONIC 450

The industry’s best value ATV just got better. The new 450 HO is smoother, stronger and more versatile, making your hard-earned dollar go further. Coupled with a bold new design and legendary ride & handling. 

Sportsman 450 H.O. Features

SMOOTHEST

SMOOTHEST

Now even smoother with increased front suspension travel joining our best-in-class independent rear to absorb bumps of all sizes. The industry’s fastest engaging true on demand all-wheel drive system and increased class-leading ground clearance gives you the traction and capability to ride over even bigger obstacles.

STRONGEST

STRONGEST

Quieter, more durable and easier to own. A new powerful battery with easy charging access ensures reliable starts. New sealed suspension bushings stay smooth and quiet, plus cut way down on maintenance. And larger 25” tires have a tough 6-ply construction to reduce unexpected punctures.  

MOST VERSATILE

MOST VERSATILE

More accomplished than ever before with best-in-class integrated storage, an increased 1,350 lb. towing capacity and a combined 270 lb. rack capacity. And with hundreds of available accessories, you can add even more versatility to fit your off-road lifestyle

BOLDER STYLE, BIGGER VALUE

BOLDER STYLE, BIGGER VALUE

SMOOTHER & STRONGER RIDE

The new 450 H.O. looks good, performs better and packs more value than ever before.

TRUE ON-DEMAND ALL-WHEEL DRIVE

TRUE ON-DEMAND ALL-WHEEL DRIVE

Many ATVs claim to have four-wheel-drive but only ours can sense the slightest wheel spin and automatically deliver power to the wheels for traction. 

CLASS-LEADING 9.5” OF TRAVEL & SEALED BUSHINGS

CLASS-LEADING 9.5” OF TRAVEL & SEALED BUSHINGS

No one can match our suspension with a class-leading 9.5” of front travel and new sealed bushings for smoother suspension travel and reduced maintenance.

CLASS-LEADING 11.5” GROUND CLEARANCE

CLASS-LEADING 11.5” GROUND CLEARANCE

Travel even more rough terrain. Smooth it with our suspension or ride over the big stuff with the increased ground clearance of the Sportsman 450 H.O.

STRENGTH & PRICE MATTER

When you have a reputation of strength and toughness you need to back it up. The new 450 H.O. is now stronger and more durable than ever before.

LARGER 25” 6-PLY TIRES

LARGER 25” 6-PLY TIRES

Ride over obstacles with more confidence, additional traction and greater clearance with 25” tires and puncture-resistant 6-ply sidewalls.

INCREASED 1,350 LB TOWING CAPACITY

INCREASED 1,350 LB TOWING CAPACITY

Never satisfied with good enough, we boosted the towing capability of the new 450 H.O. so you can hook-up and tow even bigger loads with confidence.

MORE POWERFUL BATTERY & EASY ACCESS CHARGING

MORE POWERFUL BATTERY & EASY ACCESS CHARGING

78% more cold-cranking amps for more guaranteed starts. And when you store for longer, the new in-pod mounted battery charging port offers additional protection.

HERO STATUS COMES STANDARD

Underneath the new look, you’ll still find the heart and soul of a Sportsman. Smart integration, can-do capability, and hundreds of accessories to make it your own.

CLASS LEADING STORAGE

CLASS LEADING STORAGE

Stow your tools, water jug and spare riding gear all within easy reach and security of the best-in-class 8-gallons of integrated storage.

EASIEST TO USE

EASIEST TO USE

We set the bar with industry firsts like single-lever braking, automatic CVTs, automatic engaging AWD and integrated EBS for the most seamless ride.

EASIER ACCESSORY INSTALLATION

EASIER ACCESSORY INSTALLATION

Convenience goes beyond standard on the 450 H.O., we also made it easier to add with a pre-wired, plug & play harness for a winch, plow or hand warmers.

THE ALL-NEW 450, BETTER THAN EVER

Sportsman® 450 EPS Sportsman® 450 EPS
Sportsman® 450 EPS

Sportsman® 450 EPS

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The same, hard-working, value-packed performance of the Sportsman 450 upgraded with high output EPS and more to give you the performance you need.

  • Electronic Power Steering
  • Dual Taillights
  • 9.5" Rear Suspension Travel
  • 25" 6-ply tires with 12" steel wheels
  • 1,350-lb Towing Capacity
  • Factory-Installed Hitch Receiver
  • Front/Rear Rack Extenders
  • 485-lb Payload Capacity
  • Combined 270 lb Front & Rear Rack Capacity
  • Pre-Wired Handlebar for Hand/Thumb Warmers and Winch
  • Factory-Installed Winch and Plow mount plates

Specifications

Engine & Drivetrain
Suspension / Brakes / Wheels
Dimensions
Features
Engine type
Prostar 4-Stroke DOHC Single Cylinder
Cylinders-Displacement (cc)
499cc
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection / 340 CCA
Transmission/Final Drive
Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H In-line Shifting
Drive System Type
One Touch On-Demand AWD/2WD
Cooling
Liquid
Front Suspension
Sealed MacPherson Strut With 8.2 in Travel
Rear Suspension
Sealed Dual A-Arm, IRS 9.5 in Travel
Front / Rear Brakes
Single Lever 3-Wheel Hydraulic Disc with Hydraulic Rear Foot Brake
Parking Brake
Park In-Transmission / Lockable Hand Lever
Front Tyres
25 x 8-12 P373; 6 PLY
Rear Tyres
25 x 10-12 P373; 6 PLY
Wheels
Stamped Steel
Bed Box Dimensions (L x W x H)
N/A
Front/Rear Rack or Box Capacity
40.8 kg /81.6 kg
Fuel Capacity
17.0 L
Ground Clearance
27.9 cm
Overall Vehicle Size (L x W x H)
210.8 x 121.9 x 119.4 cm
Wheelbase
128.3 cm
Estimated Dry Weight
327 Kg
Seat Height
84.5 cm
Cargo System
Lock & Ride Compatible. 18.9L Front Dry Storage
Hitch Towing Rating
612 kg
Hitch/Type
Standard 3.2 cm Receiver
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, Front Rack Extender, 12 Volt Power Plug, Pre-Wired for Hand & Thumb Warmers, In Pod Battery Charger, Winch Mount Included
Variants
Off-road

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