Polaris Snowmobiles Model Archive

2011 550 IQ Shift

550 IQ Shift

$7,499 US MSRP


The same great handling chassis you’ve come to know in the IQ Shift with the proven 550 Polaris engine is a lightweight, dependable two-stroke with NiCaSil-lined cylinders that provides trail cruising power.


Disc Brake Type Phantom, Hydraulic
Drive/Driven Clutch P-85 / P2
Exhaust Single
Fuel System 2 - VM34
Ignition Digital CDI
Engine Type/Cooling Polaris / Fan
Cylinders-Displacement (cc) 2, 544 NiCaSil
Bore x Stroke (mm) 73 x 65


Front Shocks Ryde FX MPV
Front Suspension IQ
Front Track Shock Ryde FX MPV
Front Travel (in./cm.) 10 / 25.4
Rear Suspension IQ
Rear Track Shock Ryde FX MPV
Rear Travel (in./cm.) 13.9 / 35.3
Ski Type IQ
Track Width/Length/Height (in.) 15 x 121 x .91 Shockwave


Fuel Capacity (gallons/liters) 11.5 / 43.5
Overall Height (in./cm.) 48.5 / 123.2
Overall Width (in./cm.) 48 / 121.9
Ski Center Distance (in./cm.) 42.5 / 108
Estimated Dry Weight (pounds/kg) 470 / 213.2
Estimated Dry Weight (pounds/kg) 470 / 213.2
Overall Length (in./cm.) 115 / 292.1


12v Outlet Accessory
Color / Graphics Black
Electric Start Accessory
Fuel Gauge Mechanical
Hand & Thumb Warmers Std. Adjustable
Handlebar Hooks Accessory
Heated Passenger Grips N/A
Mirrors Accessory
Rear Rack/Tow Hitch Accessory
Reverse PERC
Seat Type Lightweight Freestyle
Speedometer Mechanical
Steering Fixed
Tachometer N/A
Temp/Low Oil Light Standard
Windshield 12", Clear
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