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2017 Polaris Sportsman 850

Sportsman® 850


  • 78 horsepower ProStar™ 850 twin EFI engine
  • NEW! Rider active design for the ultimate sport utility experience
  • NEW! Steel reinforced racks

Hardest Working Features

  • SPORTSMAN® 850 VS. YAMAHA® KODIAK® 700: ee how Sportsman® 850 crushes the Kodiak® 700 in every category that matters.

Smoothing Riding Features

  • SMOOTHEST RIDE WITH INDUSTRY'S ONLY ROLLED IRS: Progressive independent wheel motion moves freely and isolates driver from the roughest terrain.
  • SPORT PERFORMANCE CHASSIS WITH HIGH FRONT & REAR APPROACH ANGLE:Front and rear lower frame profiles are angled up to maximize usable ground clearance when traversing deep ditches and large obstacles.

General Information

Manufacturer Polaris
Model Year 2017
Model Sportsman 850
Model Code A17SXA85A7
Stock Number P129755
Color Indy Red



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

Parking Brake - Park in Transmission/Lockable Hand Lever


Front - 26 x 8-14, CST

Rear - 26 x 10-14, CST

Wheels Stamped steel


Length 83.25 in. (211.4 cm)
Height 50.75 in. (128.9 cm)
Width 47.6 in. (120.9 cm)
Weight Dry - 753 lbs. (342 kg)
Ground Clearance 11.5 in. (29.2 cm)
Wheelbase 53 in. (134.6 cm)
Seat Height 37 in. (94 cm)


Transmission Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H
Drive System 4x4
Drive On-demand true AWD/2WD


Instrumentation All digital gauge, speedometer, odometer, tachometer, 2 tripmeters, hour meter, gear indicator, fuel gauge, AWD indicator, volt meter, coolant temp, hi temp light, clock, DC outlet


Engine 4-Stroke SOHC Twin Cylinder
Horsepower 78 hp
Displacement 850cc
Fuel Capacity 5.25 gal. (19.9 l)
Cooling Liquid
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)



Front - Dual A-arm; 9 in. (22.9 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, rolled IRS; 10.25 in. (26 cm) travel

Load Capacity

Payload - 575 lbs. (261 kg)

Front Rack - 120 lbs. (55 kg)

Rear Rack - 240 lbs. (110 kg)

Towing Capacity 1,500 lbs. (680.4 kg)
Frame Hitch - 1.25 in. receiver


Additional Colors Sage Green
Lighting Triple 50W high beam, dual 50W low beam headlights; dual LED 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.