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2018 Polaris Sportsman 450 H.O. Utility Edition


More power, more suspension, more hauling, more towing. While the Polaris Sportsman 450 has more on the competition, one thing it doesn't have is cost. Get more value with the Sportsman 450.


  • WITHSTAND THE TOUGHEST CONDITIONS: When you're working on your property or out on the trail, you can't afford down time. The Sportsman 450 H.O. Utility Edition is durable, reliable, and built to last. 1) NEW! Our half shaft drive axles have been redesigned to increase strength and durability over the toughest terrain. 2) Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) for reliable cold start. 3) Steel framed Lock & Ride racks. STX vinyl seat for all-weather durability.

Payload & Towing

  • MASSIVE PAYLOAD & TOWING TO GET MORE DONE: 1) Massive 1,225 lb. of towing capacity. 2) Haul more with 485 lb. payload capacity. 3) NEW! Steel racks with heavy duty work tray. 4) Front receiver for superior control and maneuverability in tight spaces. Integrated durable steel tie-downs to keep everything in place. 5) Industry-leading 8 gallons of integrated storage.


  • CAPABLE & RELIABLE 4X4 POWER: The powerful engine and reliable performance you need to take on the trails or get the job one around your home and property. 1) HP ProStar engine. 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.

Suspension & Handling

  • TAKE ON THE HARSHEST TERRAIN: With legendary Sportsman suspension and handling, you'll be able to navigate the tightest corners and biggest obstacles with full comfort and control. 1) Legendary Independent Rear Suspension (IRS) to keep you planted on all four tires in tight turns. 2) 10.5 in. obstacle-dominating ground clearance. Easy-to-use single lever 4-wheel hydraulic disc brakes. Easily readable digital display.

General Information

Manufacturer Polaris
Model Year 2018
Model Sportsman 450 H.O. Utility Edition
Model Code A18SEG50B8
Color Ghost Gray



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

Parking Brake - Park in Transmission / Lockable Hand Lever


Front - 24 x 8-12, NS388

Rear - 24 x 10-12, NS388

Wheels Stamped steel


Length 84 in. (213 cm)
Height 47 in. (119.4 cm)
Width 48 in. (121.9 cm)
Weight Estimated Dry - 721 lb. (327 kg)
Ground Clearance 10.5 in. (26.7 cm)
Wheelbase 50.5 in. (128.3 cm)
Seat Height 33.25 in. (84.5 cm)


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

True On-demand AWD/2WD

Final - Shaft


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, DC Outlet


Engine ProStar, 4-Stroke OHC Single Cylinder
Horsepower 33 hp
Displacement 500 cc
Fuel Capacity 4.5 gal. (17 l)
Cooling Liquid
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)



Front - MacPherson strut; 8.2 in. (20.8 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, IRS; 9.5 in. (24.1 cm) travel

Load Capacity

Payload - 485 lb. (220 kg)

Front Rack - 90 lb. (40.8 kg)

Rear Rack - 180 lb. (81.6 kg)

Towing Capacity

Front - 850 lb. (386 kg)

Rear - 1,225 lb. (555.7 kg)

Frame Front / Rear Hitch - 1.25 in. Receivers


Lighting 50W high beam, Dual 50W low beam headlights, dual brake lights / tail lights

Warning: ATVs can be hazardous to operate and are not intended for on-road use. Polaris adult models are for riders age 16 and older. For your safety, always wear a helmet, eye protection, and protective clothing, and be sure to take a safety training course. For information call 800-342-3764. Check local laws before riding on trails. ©2017 Polaris Industries Inc.