1999 Polaris Sportsman 500

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Sportsman 500

Powerful Polaris 500, 4-valve, 4-stroke liquid-cooled engine. Advanced dry-sump lubrication system. Exclusive, independent long-travel (9.5") rear suspension with stabilizing anti-roll bar. Tight-turning MacPherson strut long-travel (6.25") front suspension. Independent 4-wheel shaft drive. Intelligent On-Demand true 4-wheel drive with new on/off thumb switch. Automatic transmission (PVT) with dual-sensing EBS (Engine Braking System). Single-lever, all-wheel hydraulic disc brakes; hydraulic rear-axle foot brake. Industry-leading 11" of ground clearance.