Black Pearl
  • Powerful 88 Horsepower ProStar™ 1000 Twin EFI Engine
  • Premium XP Performance Package with Integrated Passenger Seat
  • High Performance Close Ratio On-Demand All Wheel Drive (AWD)
*May be shown with additional modifications and/or accessories
US MSRP
Starting At
$12,799
plus freight & set-up

Color and Trim Options

Hardest Working Features

The 1000 Twin EFI engine with a SOHC cranks out 88 HP. It delivers outstanding acceleration off the line with incredible power to the ground. This big bore features a 270-degree offset crankshaft and dual balance shafts for awesome power that remains incredibly smooth and vibration free.

Industry Leading 88 Horsepower ProStar™ 1000 Twin EFI Engine

The 1000 Twin EFI engine with a SOHC cranks out 88 HP. It delivers outstanding acceleration off the line with incredible power to the ground. This big bore features a 270-degree offset crankshaft and dual balance shafts for awesome power that remains incredibly smooth and vibration free.
Sportsman XP 1000 is packed with premium performance features:
  • High-Performance Close Ratio On-Demand All Wheel Drive
  • Engine Braking (EBS) with Active Descent Control (ADC)
  • Dual A-Arm Front Suspension with 8.25" of Travel
  • Standard Electronic Power Steering
  • 26" PXT tires with 14" Cast Aluminum Wheels
  • Automotive Style Paint with Custom Graphics Package

Premium XP Performance Package

Sportsman XP 1000 is packed with premium performance features:
  • High-Performance Close Ratio On-Demand All Wheel Drive
  • Engine Braking (EBS) with Active Descent Control (ADC)
  • Dual A-Arm Front Suspension with 8.25" of Travel
  • Standard Electronic Power Steering
  • 26" PXT tires with 14" Cast Aluminum Wheels
  • Automotive Style Paint with Custom Graphics Package
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 automaticlly 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 automaticlly 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 XP 1000 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 XP 1000 features flat racks and integrated steel tie downs to easily tie down and secure cargo.
Class leading 1,500 lbs. Towing Capacity with a integrated 1.25" receiver.

Massive 1,500 lbs. Towing Capacity

Class leading 1,500 lbs. Towing Capacity with a integrated 1.25" receiver.
The Polaris Sportsman Lock and Ride Accessory system allows you to adapt on the fly and accessorize your ATV to tackle any task you throw at it. Sportsman ATVs have hundreds of Lock and Ride accessories to convert your vehicle from a trail machine, to the ultimate work or hunt machine in just seconds. When you need an ATV that can adapt to any task, you need a Sportsman.

Lock and Ride Storage System

The Polaris Sportsman Lock and Ride Accessory system allows you to adapt on the fly and accessorize your ATV to tackle any task you throw at it. Sportsman ATVs have hundreds of Lock and Ride accessories to convert your vehicle from a trail machine, to the ultimate work or hunt machine in just seconds. When you need an ATV that can adapt to any task, you need a Sportsman.
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

The front of the seat is narrow at side panels for increased comfort and control. Coupled with wider and longer floor boards, the layout is incredibly comfortable and easier to mount and dismount. The ultra-comfortable one-piece seat design and backrest are fully padded and contoured for full support, with a slightly raised position so passengers can see down the trail.

Integrated Passenger Seat System

The front of the seat is narrow at side panels for increased comfort and control. Coupled with wider and longer floor boards, the layout is incredibly comfortable and easier to mount and dismount. The ultra-comfortable one-piece seat design and backrest are fully padded and contoured for full support, with a slightly raised position so passengers can see down the trail.
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)

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.
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.
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 the engine rotated 90 degrees, riders enjoy 33% wider floorboards and narrow vehicle width at the knees and ankles. The narrower seat reduces leg fatigue and increases rider comfort.

Built For Comfort

With the engine rotated 90 degrees, riders enjoy 33% wider floorboards and narrow vehicle width at the knees and ankles. The narrower seat reduces leg fatigue and increases rider comfort.

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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.