Solar Red
  • 147 cm Width and Excellent Utility Value
  • Smooth and Reliable 32 HP ProStar® EFI Engine Features Best In Class Torque
  • Plush Suspension Travel and Refined Cab Comfort for 2 Creates an Excellent Ride
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Hardest Working Features

The all-new 500 cc engine is the third generation of strong and efficient ProStar® engines that have powered hundreds of thousands of Polaris vehicles. This experience and engineering results in an optimal balance of low end torque and high horsepower to provide smooth, reliable power to help you get the job done.

Reliable ProStar® Power

The all-new 500 cc engine is the third generation of strong and efficient ProStar® engines that have powered hundreds of thousands of Polaris vehicles. This experience and engineering results in an optimal balance of low end torque and high horsepower to provide smooth, reliable power to help you get the job done.
With full 680.4 kg towing and standard 5 cm receiver, the RANGER 500 allows you to tackle the toughest jobs with confidence. Additionally, a 453.6 kg payload capacity is highlighted by a rear box with gas-assist dumping operation that can tote up to 226.8 kg of material to get the job done in fewer trips.

Class-leading Towing and Payload

With full 680.4 kg towing and standard 5 cm receiver, the RANGER 500 allows you to tackle the toughest jobs with confidence. Additionally, a 453.6 kg payload capacity is highlighted by a rear box with gas-assist dumping operation that can tote up to 226.8 kg of material to get the job done in fewer trips.
With the Polaris true AWD advantage, all four wheels engage automatically when your vehicle needs more forward traction and reverts back to 2WD when it doesn’t. When in 2WD, NEW for this year the VersaTrac Turf Mode switch unlocks the rear differential for easier, tighter turns that won’t tear up your lawn.

On-Demand True All-Wheel Drive

With the Polaris true AWD advantage, all four wheels engage automatically when your vehicle needs more forward traction and reverts back to 2WD when it doesn’t. When in 2WD, NEW for this year the VersaTrac Turf Mode switch unlocks the rear differential for easier, tighter turns that won’t tear up your lawn.
RANGER 500 produces class leading 32 HP to make quick work of everyday tasks. Electronic Fuel Injection allows for dependable cold-weather starting plus superior fuel economy.

Class-Leading Engine Performance

RANGER 500 produces class leading 32 HP to make quick work of everyday tasks. Electronic Fuel Injection allows for dependable cold-weather starting plus superior fuel economy.

Smoothest Riding Features

We designed RANGER 500 with an ideal seat height combined with wide 31 cm clearance for easy entry and exit. Plus, experience updated bench seats engineered for all-day riding comfort and standard tilt steering wheel adjustment!

All-Day Riding Comfort

We designed RANGER 500 with an ideal seat height combined with wide 31 cm clearance for easy entry and exit. Plus, experience updated bench seats engineered for all-day riding comfort and standard tilt steering wheel adjustment!
To ensure a smooth ride, RANGER 500 features a full 22.9 cm of suspension travel up front and 25.4 cm of Independent Rear Suspension travel. This is 25% more than the closest competitor in the class. Additionally, all 4 corners can be adjusted to handle increased loads or plowing.

Smooth Riding Suspension

To ensure a smooth ride, RANGER 500 features a full 22.9 cm of suspension travel up front and 25.4 cm of Independent Rear Suspension travel. This is 25% more than the closest competitor in the class. Additionally, all 4 corners can be adjusted to handle increased loads or plowing.
The Polaris Variable Transmission (PVT) delivers superior performance, ease of use and maximum drivability in all conditions. It requires no shifting or user input to deliver smooth power, just select high or low range and you are on your way to getting more done.

Smooth Automatic Transmission

The Polaris Variable Transmission (PVT) delivers superior performance, ease of use and maximum drivability in all conditions. It requires no shifting or user input to deliver smooth power, just select high or low range and you are on your way to getting more done.
For nimble handling and a tight turning radius, RANGER 500 features an ideal 185 cm wheelbase paired with standard Versa-Trac Turf Mode and a full 25.4 cm of ground clearance. Additionally, a 147.3 cm width allows RANGER 500 to fit in the bed of most full-size pickups.

Nimble Handling

For nimble handling and a tight turning radius, RANGER 500 features an ideal 185 cm wheelbase paired with standard Versa-Trac Turf Mode and a full 25.4 cm of ground clearance. Additionally, a 147.3 cm width allows RANGER 500 to fit in the bed of most full-size pickups.
RANGER is engineered to make maintenance quick and straightforward in your garage with easy to access service points for the oil filter, dipstick & drain plug. The Polaris Engineered™ PS-4 Extreme Duty and PS-4 Oil Change Kits are engineered to offer the right protection for your engine, the right amount of oil and the right filter to get the job done fast so you can get back to riding.

Designed for Easy Maintenance

RANGER is engineered to make maintenance quick and straightforward in your garage with easy to access service points for the oil filter, dipstick & drain plug. The Polaris Engineered™ PS-4 Extreme Duty and PS-4 Oil Change Kits are engineered to offer the right protection for your engine, the right amount of oil and the right filter to get the job done fast so you can get back to riding.

Ultimate Customization

Make your RANGER even better with Polaris Engineered Accessories™. With more than 350 accessories available and Polaris-exclusive technology like Lock & Ride®, you can feel confident that Polaris Engineered Accessories™ will improve your ride, from the back yard to the deep woods.

Full Line of Polaris Engineered Accessories

Make your RANGER even better with Polaris Engineered Accessories™. With more than 350 accessories available and Polaris-exclusive technology like Lock & Ride®, you can feel confident that Polaris Engineered Accessories™ will improve your ride, from the back yard to the deep woods.
Stay one step ahead of changing seasons for years to come. Only Polaris RANGER® has the power, comfort, and legendary RANGER® versatility to haul more, tow more and do more for your property. With the new Polaris Engineered Accessories you CAN GET MORE DONE from the everyday chores to the big projects we have the right tool for the job.

Get More Done

Stay one step ahead of changing seasons for years to come. Only Polaris RANGER® has the power, comfort, and legendary RANGER® versatility to haul more, tow more and do more for your property. With the new Polaris Engineered Accessories you CAN GET MORE DONE from the everyday chores to the big projects we have the right tool for the job.
Polaris® PRO HD & HD Winches provide the extreme durability you would expect from the off-road leader. Our winches and installation kits are built to fit right with your machine and are fully sealed, so no matter what you encounter you know your winch will work on command.

Pull Your Weight

Polaris® PRO HD & HD Winches provide the extreme durability you would expect from the off-road leader. Our winches and installation kits are built to fit right with your machine and are fully sealed, so no matter what you encounter you know your winch will work on command.
Take your hunt further by outfitting your RANGER® with the right gear to get you to the hidden potholes, the lushest fields and the wildest terrain. Keep your gear organized & guns dry with Polaris Engineered Accessories™. Bring your companion and stalk any prey safely - only with the Lock & Ride® Dog Kennel.

Every Advantage Matters

Take your hunt further by outfitting your RANGER® with the right gear to get you to the hidden potholes, the lushest fields and the wildest terrain. Keep your gear organized & guns dry with Polaris Engineered Accessories™. Bring your companion and stalk any prey safely - only with the Lock & Ride® Dog Kennel.
Perfect for your garden or food plot -- sprayers and more Lock & Ride® on-demand solutions for your work.

Take Charge of Your Property

Perfect for your garden or food plot -- sprayers and more Lock & Ride® on-demand solutions for your work.

Warning: Polaris off-road vehicles can be hazardous to operate and are not intended for on-road use. Driver must be at least 16 years old with a valid driver’s license to operate. Passengers, if permitted, must be at least 12 years old. All riders should always wear helmets, eye protection, and protective clothing. Always use seat belts and 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 riders should take a safety training course. Call 800-342-3764 for additional information. Check local laws before riding on trails. ©2016 Polaris Industries Inc.