Sealed steering knuckle bearings for extended durability.
Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) system improves power delivery and throttle response, and increases fuel efficiency extending range.
Durable double-cradle steel frame developed with Computer Aided Engineering features increased stiffness and reduced weight for precise handling and a smoother ride.
Adjustable spring preload on all shocks allows suspension to be tuned to match varying loads and riding conditions.
Inboard rear disc brake is mounted on the rear driveshaft reducing unsprung weight and keeping the disc out of harms way in rugged conditions.
Five-speed transmission with automatic clutch, reverse and ultra-low first gear
Powerful liquid-cooled, 475 cc single-cylinder OHV four-stroke engine is longitudinally mounted allowing direct driveshaft alignment to both front and rear wheels for maximum drivetrain efficiency.
Liquid cooling provides consistent engine operating temperature in extreme conditions for maximum power output and long engine life.
Overhead-valve design provides compact engine dimensions for improved ground clearance while maintaining a broad, easy-to-use powerband.
Rubber-cushion engine mounting and gear-driven counter-balancer reduce vibration.
Rugged transmission features manual (foot) shift with automatic clutch.
Super-heavy-duty automatic clutch with low-rpm engagement for excellent drivability and towing capacity.
Air cleaner sub chamber reduces resonant noise for quieter operation.
Stainless-steel exhaust system includes a USDA-qualified spark arrester/muffler designed for quiet operation without servicing for long-lasting performance.
High output 470 watt alternator has extra capacity to help power electrical accessories and to keep personal electronics charged.
2WD/4WD system now offers three drive modes: 2WD; 4WD with torque-sensing front differential; and 4WD with locked front differential to optimize traction. The system also features a Speed Override mode that can be engaged when the front differential is locked to allow increased wheel speed under severe conditions such as deep mud.
Double wishbone independent front suspension offers 185mm of well controlled travel providing a sense of security and control over difficult terrain.
Durable wrap-around guards protect the rear suspension's lower 'A' arms when rock crawling.
Plastic CV joint boots on the front driveshafts are durable and tear-resistant.
Dual front hydraulic disc brakes provide strong stopping power. The brake calipers feature a built-in scraper system to remove mud and snow from inside the front wheel to help prevent build-up of debris between caliper and rim to ensure consistent braking performance.
Final Drive : 2WD/4WD; direct front and rear driveshafts with switchable 2WD/4WD and torque-sensing/locking front differential
Convenient electric starting, with an automatic internal-decompression system.
One-handed reverse shift mechanism allows the rider to select reverse without ever taking his hand from the handlebars
Independent rear suspension (IRS) design with lower 'A' arm and upper 'I' arm features optimized stiffness for improved handling performance. Comfort is also enhanced with 215mm of travel.
Aggressively styled Maxxis tires offer improved comfort and traction.
Warranty : 12 months, unlimited mileage, freely transferable warranty; extended coverage available with Honda Plus
Colour : Black
The fuel pump derived from Honda automobile technology is mounted in the fuel tank for better heat isolation and increased filter life.
Tires : Front: 25 x 8 - 12 Rear: 25 x 10 - 12
Fuel Capacity : 14.7 liters, including 4.9-liter reserve
Length : 2,147 mm (84.5 in.)
Ground Clearance : 239 mm (9.4 in.)
Seat Height : 909 mm (35.8 in.)
Wheelbase : 1,292 mm (50.9 in.)
Twin-headlight system features 35-watt headlights with focused light distribution for improved visibility after dark. Top assist 50-watt light operates independently of front headlights allowing it to be turned off while carrying a load on the front carrier.
Clever one-piece tank/side cover design requires no tools for removal providing quick access for maintenance.
Full function meter assembly gives the dash a modern look while providing information needed at a glance. The meter display includes speed, odometer, trip meter, fuel gauge, coolant temperature, clock, gear position indicator, 4WD indicator and even a Maintenance Minder system that notifies when it is time for service.
Substantially larger and thicker than the seats found on more utility focused models the IRS 500's seats provide all day comfort.
Curb Weight : 311 kg (686 lbs.) including required fluids and full tank of gas - ready to ride
Deluxe package includes aluminum wheels, red painted shock spring and suspension control arms and unique white bodywork.
Together the lightweight aluminum wheels are 3.8kg lighter than the steel wheels they replace.
Bold bodywork offers excellent mud protection while giving an rugged functional appearance.
54" Plow Kit by WARN
Winch Kit by WARN
Accessory Sub Harness
Aluminum Frame Skid Plate
Aluminum Frame Skid Plate - Rear
FR A-Arm Guards
Outdoor Storage Cover
RR A-Arm Guards
Side Pocket Net
Snow Plow Blade
Snow Plow Mounting Bracket
Snow Plow Push Tube
Cargo Box Front
Cargo Box Rear
Soft Rack Bag (front)
Soft Rack Bag (rear)
Manufacturer's suggested retail price. HST and licensing fees not included. Does not include current promotions. Request online to know applicable specials..