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2018 Polaris Ranger 500



The Ranger® 500 is your introduction to the hardest working side-by-side utility performance, with a 58 in. width to fit in most full-size pickup truck beds. Whether you're looking to get more done around your property, haul your gear for a hunt or enjoy a day on the trails, this is the best utility vehicle in its class.


  • COMFORTABLE RIDE & HANDLING: Designed for all-day riding comfort. The Ranger 500 is designed for all-day off-road riding comfort. Bench seat cab comfort for 2. 9 in. up-front suspension travel and 10 in. independent rear suspension travel. 10 in. of ground clearance to navigate tough terrain. Customizable tilt steering wheel.


  • POWER FOR THE TOUGH JOBS: Durable ProStar® engine with all wheel drive. The Ranger 500's durable, reliable, long-lasting engine gives you the power you need to get more done around your home and property. Purpose designed, built, and tuned 500 cc ProStar® engine with 32 hp. Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) to keep you moving in any weather. True On-Demand All Wheel Drive to give you the traction you need, when you need it. VersaTrac Turf Mode for tighter turns.

Towing & Storage

  • HAUL MORE. WORK HARDER. GET MORE DONE: Class-leading payload and towing capacity. The Ranger 500's class-leading payload and towing capacity will help you tackle the big jobs and get more done in fewer trips. Massive 1,500 lb. of towing capacity with a standard 2 in. receiver hitch. Gas assist dump box with 500 lb. capacity. Adjustable suspension to maintain ground clearance when fully loaded.

General Information

Manufacturer Polaris
Model Year 2018
Model Ranger 500
Model Code R18RMA50B1
Color Sage Green



Front / Rear - 4-wheel hydraulic disc

Parking - Park In-Transmission

Wheels Stamped steel

Front - 25 x 8-12; 489

Rear - 25 x 10-12; 489


Length Overall - 110 in. (279 cm)
Height Overall - 73 in. (185 cm)
Width Overall - 58 in. (147 cm)
Weight Dry - 1,065 lb. (483 kg)
Ground Clearance 10 in. (25.4 cm)
Wheelbase 73 in. (185.4 cm)
Seat Height 2


Transmission Automatic PVT H/L/N/R/P
Drive System On-Demand True AWD/2WD/ VersaTrac Turf Mode


Lighting 50W headlight, LED tail
Instrumentation Single analog dial with 2 in. LCD rider information center, speedometer, tachometer, odometer, tripmeter, clock, hour meter, gear indicator, fuel gauge, coolant temperature, volt meter, service indicator and codes, seatbelt reminder light, DC outlet


Horsepower 32 hp
Displacement 500 cc
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Fuel Tank Capacity 9 gal. (34.1 l)
Cooling Liquid
Final Drive Shaft
Fuel Type Unleaded
Engine Type 4-Stroke Single Cylinder


Steering Tilt
Seating 2 person capacity

Front - MacPherson strut; 9 in. (22.9 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, IRS; 10 in. (25.4 cm) travel

Load Capacity 1,000 lb. (453.6 kg)
Cargo Box Length 32 in. (81 cm)
Cargo Box Height 11.5 in. (29 cm)
Cargo Box Width 42 in. (107 cm)
Cargo Box Capacity 500 lb. (226.8 kg)
Towing Capacity 1,500 lb. (680.4 kg)


Hitch Standard 2 in. (5 cm) receiver
Additional Colors

Sage Green

Solar Red

Cargo Box Lock & Ride® cargo system

Warning: The Polaris RANGER® can be hazardous to operate and is not intended for on-road use. Driver must be at least 16 years old with a valid driver’s license to operate. Passengers must be at least 12 years old. Drivers and passengers should always wear helmets, eye protection, and seat belts. Always use cab nets or doors (as equipped). Never engage in stunt driving, and avoid excessive speeds and sharp turns. Riding and alcohol / drugs don’t mix. All drivers should take a safety training course. Call 800-342-3764 for additional information. Check local laws before riding on trails. ©2018 Polaris Industries Inc.