Titanium Matte Metallic
  • Powerful 78 Horsepower ProStar™ 850 Twin EFI Engine
  • Premium SP Performance Package
  • High Performance Close Ratio On-Demand All Wheel Drive (AWD)
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CA MSRP
Starting At
$12,499
plus freight & set-up

Color and Trim Options

Hardest Working Features

The Sportsman 850 SP is packed with premium performance features:
  • High-Performance Close Ratio On-Demand All Wheel Drive
  • Engine Braking (EBS) with Active Descent Control (ADC)
  • Standard Electronic Power Steering
  • 26" Aggressive CST Tires with 14" Cast aluminum wheels
  • Automotive Style Paint with Custom Graphics Package

Premium SP Performance Package

The Sportsman 850 SP is packed with premium performance features:
  • High-Performance Close Ratio On-Demand All Wheel Drive
  • Engine Braking (EBS) with Active Descent Control (ADC)
  • Standard Electronic Power Steering
  • 26" Aggressive CST Tires with 14" Cast aluminum wheels
  • Automotive Style Paint with Custom Graphics Package
The High-Output 850 Twin EFI engine with a SOHC cranks out 78 HP. It delivers outstanding acceleration off the line with incredible power to the ground. Add-in a clean fuel burn and smooth power delivery with dual-balanced shafts and you’ve got the power you're looking for to trail ride and hunt.

Powerful 78 Horsepower ProStar™ 850 Twin EFI Engine

The High-Output 850 Twin EFI engine with a SOHC cranks out 78 HP. It delivers outstanding acceleration off the line with incredible power to the ground. Add-in a clean fuel burn and smooth power delivery with dual-balanced shafts and you’ve got the power you're looking for to trail ride and hunt.
The high-performance close ratio AWD system is the fastest engaging AWD system available. The instant you need more traction the system engages all four tires to give you forward traction while working with the Electronic Power Steering system for precision handling. The system automatically reverts back to 2WD when you're back on solid ground.

High Performance Close Ratio On-Demand All Wheel Drive (AWD)

The high-performance close ratio AWD system is the fastest engaging AWD system available. The instant you need more traction the system engages all four tires to give you forward traction while working with the Electronic Power Steering system for precision handling. The system automatically reverts back to 2WD when you're back on solid ground.
Engine Braking System (EBS) and Active Descent Control (ADC) work together to provide four wheel braking for optimum control and smooth, even deceleration during descents.

Engine Braking System (EBS) with Active Descent Control (ADC)

Engine Braking System (EBS) and Active Descent Control (ADC) work together to provide four wheel braking for optimum control and smooth, even deceleration during descents.
Carry more with a combined front and rear rack capacity of 360 lbs (240 lbs. Rear, 120 lbs. Front capacity). Sportsman 850 features flat racks and integrated steel tie downs to easily tie down and secure cargo.

Hard Working 360 lbs. Combined Rack Capacity

Carry more with a combined front and rear rack capacity of 360 lbs (240 lbs. Rear, 120 lbs. Front capacity). Sportsman 850 features flat racks and integrated steel tie downs to easily tie down and secure cargo.
Class leading 1,500 lbs. Towing Capacity with an integrated 1.25" receiver.

Massive 1,500 lbs. Towing Capacity

Class leading 1,500 lbs. Towing Capacity with an integrated 1.25" receiver.
Carry more cargo with the Lock & Ride® XL Storage System. Tailor it to your needs with purpose-built internal bags designed specifically for hunting, trail riding, or utility applications.

Lock & Ride® XL Storage System

Carry more cargo with the Lock & Ride® XL Storage System. Tailor it to your needs with purpose-built internal bags designed specifically for hunting, trail riding, or utility applications.
Drive Up, Clip In & Go with the Polaris Engineered™ Glacier Pro® Plow System.

Integrated Plow Mounts & Glacier Pro® Plow System

Drive Up, Clip In & Go with the Polaris Engineered™ Glacier Pro® Plow System.
5-Layer metallic automotive-style finish is 9 times more scratch-resistant than standard plastic.

Automotive Style Paint

5-Layer metallic automotive-style finish is 9 times more scratch-resistant than standard plastic.

Smoothest Riding features

Polaris Sportsman’s variable assist power steering system is designed to deliver all-day comfort and control in every application. While Can-Am’s DPS forces riders to manually select their level of power steering assist every time riding conditions change, Sportsman’s system automatically adjusts based on riding conditions- no manual adjustment requires. This means effortless low-speed technical maneuvers and excellent rider feel and control at high speeds.

Variable Assist Electronic Power Steering

Polaris Sportsman’s variable assist power steering system is designed to deliver all-day comfort and control in every application. While Can-Am’s DPS forces riders to manually select their level of power steering assist every time riding conditions change, Sportsman’s system automatically adjusts based on riding conditions- no manual adjustment requires. This means effortless low-speed technical maneuvers and excellent rider feel and control at high speeds.
Years of innovation and relentless tuning have refined the ride to a level unmatched in the industry. Rolled Independent Rear Suspension (IRS) angles the shocks rearward for 10.25" of travel leading to a smoother ride and less squat during acceleration.

Legendary Smooth Independent Rear Suspension (IRS) With NEW Softer Rear Springs

Years of innovation and relentless tuning have refined the ride to a level unmatched in the industry. Rolled Independent Rear Suspension (IRS) angles the shocks rearward for 10.25" of travel leading to a smoother ride and less squat during acceleration.
Placing the steering axis near the neutral center of the tire and having the long Dual A-Arm Front Suspension dramatically reduces kickback and minimizes rider fatigue that comes with jolts to the handlebars from trail and ground obstacles.

Dual A-Arm Suspension with Anti-Kickback Steering

Placing the steering axis near the neutral center of the tire and having the long Dual A-Arm Front Suspension dramatically reduces kickback and minimizes rider fatigue that comes with jolts to the handlebars from trail and ground obstacles.
With 11.5" of ground clearance, clear bigger rocks, navigate deeper ruts, and go where other ATVs can't.

Class Leading Ground Clearance

With 11.5" of ground clearance, clear bigger rocks, navigate deeper ruts, and go where other ATVs can't.
With a longitudinally mounted engine riders of all types enjoy 33% wider floor boards and a narrower vehicle width at the knees and ankles for a more comfortable ride.

Built For Comfort

With a longitudinally mounted engine riders of all types enjoy 33% wider floor boards and a narrower vehicle width at the knees and ankles for a more comfortable ride.

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