Sportsman® 450 HO
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Sportsman® 450 HO

450 REBORN, STILL… FOR AS LITTLE AS $5 A DAY

450 REBORN, STILL… FOR AS LITTLE AS $5 A DAY

The Industry’s best value just got better. The redesigned Sportsman 450 HO delivers more for your hard-earned dollar than ever before. Rolling on legendary ride and handling, Sportsman is now even smoother, stronger and delivers more versatility. With a bold new design, coupled with our legendary ride and handling, the future of Sportsman is here. Watch the video and see it in action.

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 RIDE, BIGGER VALUE

SMOOTHER RIDE, BIGGER VALUE

Looks good, performs better and packs more value than ever before.

True On Demand All-Wheel Drive

True On Demand All-Wheel Drive

Just about every ATV claims to have four-wheel-drive but only Sportsman can sense the slightest of wheel spins and then automatically and instantly deliver power to the wheels with traction. 

Class-Leading 9.5” of Travel

Class-Leading 9.5” of Travel

No one can match the smooth ride of our legendary independent rear suspension with a class-leading 9.5” of travel. You get comfort and confidence whether you’re hauling gear or running with friends on the trail. 

Best-in-Class 11.5” Ground Clearance

Best-in-Class 11.5” Ground Clearance

There’s two ways to travel rough terrain, smooth it with our suspension or ride over the big stuff with the increased ground clearance.  With Sportsman, you get both. 

UNBEATABLE STRENGTH, UNBELIEVABLE PRICE

UNBEATABLE STRENGTH, UNBELIEVABLE PRICE

When you have a reputation to uphold of being the best in the industry, you need to back it up with strength and toughness. The new 450 is now stronger and more durable than ever before. 

Easy Access Battery Charging

Easy Access Battery Charging

The Sportsman 450 H.O. is easier to own with convenient maintenance access including a dash mounted engine battery charging port, perfect for short-term storage.  

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 Sportsman 570 so you can hook-up and tow even bigger loads with greater confidence and safety.

More Powerful Battery

More Powerful Battery

Crank up the 33 HP ProStar engine on the coldest days with the adding cranking power of a larger, more powerful battery.

Larger 25” 6-Ply Tires

Larger 25” 6-Ply Tires

Ride over big obstacles with more confidence, additional traction and greater clearance of 25” tires with tough, puncture and pinch-resistant 6-ply composition.

Sealed Suspension Bushings

Sealed Suspension Bushings

Keep mud, dirt, water out and eliminate unwanted suspension squeaks with new sealed suspension bushings for smoother suspension travel and reduced maintenance.

HERO STATUS COMES STANDARD

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

Find a place to stow your tools, water jug and spare riding gear all within easy reach and the security of a best-in-category 5.7-gallons of integrated storage. 

Easiest to Use

Easiest to Use

We set the benchmark for ease of use and continue to lead today with industry firsts: single-lever braking, automatic CVT transmission and true All-Wheel Drive system for a seamless riding experience. 
 

Easier Accessory Installation

Easier Accessory Installation

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

INTRODUCING SPORTSMAN 450, REBORN

Sportsman® 450 H.O. Sportsman® 450 H.O.
Sportsman® 450 H.O. EPS Sportsman® 450 H.O. EPS
Sportsman® 450 H.O.

Sportsman® 450 H.O.

Sage Green
Zenith Blue

Sportsman 450 H.O. delivers the legendary ride and handling you demand at an unbelievable value. 

  • 9.5" Rear Suspension Travel
  • 25" 6-ply tires with 12" steel wheels
  • 1,350-lb Towing Capacity
  • Factory-Installed Hitch Receiver
  • 485-lb Payload Capacity
  • Combined 270 lb Front & Rear Rack Capacity
  • Pre-wired for handwarmers and winch
Sportsman® 450 H.O. EPS

Sportsman® 450 H.O. EPS

Sage Green
Zenith Blue

The same, hard-working, value packed performance of the Sportsman 450 H.O. upgraded with high-output Electronic Power Steering.

  • 9.5" Rear Suspension Travel
  • 25" 6-ply tires with 12" steel wheels
  • 1,350-lb Towing Capacity
  • Factory-Installed Hitch Receiver
  • 485-lb Payload Capacity
  • Combined 270 lb Front & Rear Rack Capacity
  • Pre-wired for handwarmers and winch

Specifications

Engine & Drivetrain
Suspension / Brakes / Wheels
Dimensions
Features
Engine Type
ProStar 500cc, 4-Stroke SOHC Single Cylinder
Cylinders-Displacement
500cc
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection
Transmission / Final Drive
Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H; Shaft
Drive System Type
True On-Demand AWD/2WD
Cooling
Liquid
Front Suspension
Sealed MacPherson Strut With 8.2 in (20.8 cm) Travel
Rear Suspension
Sealed Dual A-Arm, IRS 9.5 in (24.1 cm) 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
25x8-12 P373; 6 PLY
Rear Tyres
25x10-12 P373; 6 PLY
Wheels
Stamped Steel
Bed Box Dimensions (L x W x H)
N/A
Front / Rear Rack or Box Capacity
90 lb /180 lb (40.8 kg /81.6 kg)
Fuel Capacity
4.5 gal (17.0 L)
Ground Clearance
11.5 in (27.9 cm)
Overall Vehicle Size (L x W x H)
83 x 48 x 47 in (210.8 x 121.9 x 119.4 cm)
Wheelbase
50.5 in (128.3 cm)
Dry Weight
N/A
Seat Height
33.25 in (84.5 cm)
Cargo System
Lock & Ride Compatible. 5 Gal (18.9L) Front Dry Storage
Hitch Towing Rating
1,350 lb (612.3 kg)
Hitch / Type
Standard 1.25 in (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, Battery Tender, 12V, Pre-Wired for Hand & Thumb Warmers, Winch & Plow Mounts Included.
Variants
Off-road
Engine & Drivetrain
Suspension / Brakes / Wheels
Dimensions
Features
Engine Type
ProStar 500cc, 4-Stroke SOHC Single Cylinder
Cylinders-Displacement
500cc
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection
Transmission / Final Drive
Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H; Shaft
Drive System Type
True On-Demand AWD/2WD
Cooling
Liquid
Front Suspension
Sealed MacPherson Strut With 8.2 in (20.8 cm) Travel
Rear Suspension
Sealed Dual A-Arm, IRS 9.5 in (24.1 cm) 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
25x8-12 P373; 6 PLY
Rear Tyres
25x10-12 P373; 6 PLY
Wheels
Stamped Steel
Bed Box Dimensions (L x W x H)
N/A
Front / Rear Rack or Box Capacity
90 lb /180 lb (40.8 kg /81.6 kg)
Fuel Capacity
4.5 gal (17.0 L)
Ground Clearance
11.5 in (27.9 cm)
Overall Vehicle Size (L x W x H)
83 x 48 x 47 in (210.8 x 121.9 x 119.4 cm)
Wheelbase
50.5 in (128.3 cm)
Dry Weight
N/A
Seat Height
33.25 in (84.5 cm)
Cargo System
Lock & Ride Compatible. 5 Gal (18.9L) Front Dry Storage
Hitch Towing Rating
1,350 lb (612.3 kg)
Hitch / Type
Standard 1.25 in (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, Rear Rack Extender, Battery Tender, 12V, Pre-Wired for Hand & Thumb Warmers, Winch & Plow Mounts Included
Variants
Off-road
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