2016 Polaris Sportsman 570
2016 Polaris Sportsman 570

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Polaris
Polaris
Model Year
2016
2016
Model
Sportsman 570
Sportsman 570
Model Code
A16SEA57A8
A16SEA57A8
Color
Yellow
Yellow

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front / Rear - Single lever 4-wheel hydraulic disc with hydraulic rear foot brake

Parking - Park in transmission / lockable hand lever

Front / Rear - Single lever 4-wheel hydraulic disc with hydraulic rear foot brake

Parking - Park in transmission / lockable hand lever

Tires

Front - 25 x 8-12; 489

Rear - 25 x 10-12; 489

Front - 25 x 8-12; 489

Rear - 25 x 10-12; 489

Wheels
Stamped steel
Stamped steel

Dimensions

Length
83 in. (210.8 cm)
83 in. (210.8 cm)
Height
48 in. (121.9 cm)
48 in. (121.9 cm)
Width
48 in. (121.9 cm)
48 in. (121.9 cm)
Weight
702 lbs. (318 kg)
702 lbs. (318 kg)
Ground Clearance
11 in. (27.9 cm)
11 in. (27.9 cm)
Wheelbase
50.5 in. (128.3 cm)
50.5 in. (128.3 cm)
Seat Height
33.75 in. (85.7 cm)
33.75 in. (85.7 cm)

Drivetrain

Transmission
Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H
Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H
Drive System
4x4
4x4
Drive
Shaft
Shaft

Electrical

Instrumentation
Analog Speedometer, Digital Odometer, Tachometer, Tripmeter, Gear Indicator, Fuel Gauge, AWD Indicator, Hi-Temp/Low-Batt Lights, DC Outlet
Analog Speedometer, Digital Odometer, Tachometer, Tripmeter, Gear Indicator, Fuel Gauge, AWD Indicator, Hi-Temp/Low-Batt Lights, DC Outlet

Engine

Engine
4-Stroke DOHC single cylinder
4-Stroke DOHC single cylinder
Horsepower
44 hp
44 hp
Displacement
567 cc
567 cc
Fuel Capacity
4.5 gal (17.0 L)
4.5 gal (17.0 L)
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection
Electronic Fuel Injection

Operational

Suspension

Front - MacPherson strut with 8.2 in. (20.8 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, IRS 9.5 in. (24.1 cm) travel

Front - MacPherson strut with 8.2 in. (20.8 cm) travel

Rear - Dual A-arm, IRS 9.5 in. (24.1 cm) travel

Load Capacity
Payload - 485 lb. (w/ 180 lb. person) / (220 kg w/81.6kg person)
Payload - 485 lb. (w/ 180 lb. person) / (220 kg w/81.6kg person)
Towing Capacity
1,225 lb (555.7 kg)
1,225 lb (555.7 kg)

Other

Additional Colors
Polaris Pursuit® Camo, Indy Red, Sage Green, Orange Burst
Polaris Pursuit® Camo, Indy Red, Sage Green, Orange Burst
Lighting

Headlight - Dual 50w Low Beam Bumper Lights, Single 50w High Beam Pod Light

Taillight / Brakelight - Dual

Headlight - Dual 50w Low Beam Bumper Lights, Single 50w High Beam Pod Light

Taillight / Brakelight - Dual

Features

Hardest Working Features

  • POWERFUL 44 HORSEPOWER PROSTAR® ENGINE: Now with 22% more horsepower (44 hp) and featuring Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) and Dual Overhead Cams with 4 valves per cylinder, the 570 starts flawlessly and runs smoothly.
  • ON-DEMAND TRUE ALL WHEEL DRIVE: Still the best automatic 4x4 system out there, the AWD engages all 4 tires when the rear wheels slip and you need more forward traction. Reverts back to 2WD when you don’t.
  • HUGE 1,225 LBS. TOWING CAPACITY: Sportsman 570 works harder than Honda® Foreman® with a huge 1,225 lbs. towing capacity that's 44% larger than Honda's 848 lbs. towing capacity.
  • HARD WORKING 270 LBS. COMBINED RACK CAPACITY: arry more with a combined front and rear rack capacity of 270 lbs (180 lbs. Rear, 90 lbs. Front capacity). Sportsman 570 features flat racks and integrated steel tie downs to easily tie down and secure cargo.
  • INTEGRATED FRONT STORAGE: The most integrated storage of any ATV. The 6.5 gallon capacity lets you stow-away loads of gear and still have access to it, even with items tied to the deck.
  • 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.
  • INTEGRATED PLOW MOUNTS & GLACIER PRO® PLOW SYSTEM: Drive Up, Clip In & Go with the Polaris Engineered™ Glacier Pro® Plow System.

Smoothest Riding Features

  • LEGENDARY SMOOTH INDEPENDENT REAR SUSPENSION (IRS) WITH NEW SOFTER REAR SPRINGS: The Sportsman was the world's first ATV with IRS, a feature that made it as popular as it is today. For 2016 its rock-solid design has 9.5" of travel to minimize body roll and features new, softer rear suspension springs for a smoother ride.
  • POLARIS PVT AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION: Another Industry first, the Polaris PVT Automatic Transmission allows riders to easily shift between High, Low, Neutral, Reverse and Park.
  • HIGH GROUND CLEARANCE: A full 11" of obstacle-clearing ground clearance lets you tackle some of the toughest terrain that comes your way
  • COMFORT AND ERGONOMICS: New for 2016 Sportsman 570 is equipped with a more comfortable seat with softer foam and more durable vinyl for better all weather comfort and durability.

Hardest Working Features

  • POWERFUL 44 HORSEPOWER PROSTAR® ENGINE: Now with 22% more horsepower (44 hp) and featuring Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) and Dual Overhead Cams with 4 valves per cylinder, the 570 starts flawlessly and runs smoothly.
  • ON-DEMAND TRUE ALL WHEEL DRIVE: Still the best automatic 4x4 system out there, the AWD engages all 4 tires when the rear wheels slip and you need more forward traction. Reverts back to 2WD when you don’t.
  • HUGE 1,225 LBS. TOWING CAPACITY: Sportsman 570 works harder than Honda® Foreman® with a huge 1,225 lbs. towing capacity that's 44% larger than Honda's 848 lbs. towing capacity.
  • HARD WORKING 270 LBS. COMBINED RACK CAPACITY: arry more with a combined front and rear rack capacity of 270 lbs (180 lbs. Rear, 90 lbs. Front capacity). Sportsman 570 features flat racks and integrated steel tie downs to easily tie down and secure cargo.
  • INTEGRATED FRONT STORAGE: The most integrated storage of any ATV. The 6.5 gallon capacity lets you stow-away loads of gear and still have access to it, even with items tied to the deck.
  • 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.
  • INTEGRATED PLOW MOUNTS & GLACIER PRO® PLOW SYSTEM: Drive Up, Clip In & Go with the Polaris Engineered™ Glacier Pro® Plow System.

Smoothest Riding Features

  • LEGENDARY SMOOTH INDEPENDENT REAR SUSPENSION (IRS) WITH NEW SOFTER REAR SPRINGS: The Sportsman was the world's first ATV with IRS, a feature that made it as popular as it is today. For 2016 its rock-solid design has 9.5" of travel to minimize body roll and features new, softer rear suspension springs for a smoother ride.
  • POLARIS PVT AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION: Another Industry first, the Polaris PVT Automatic Transmission allows riders to easily shift between High, Low, Neutral, Reverse and Park.
  • HIGH GROUND CLEARANCE: A full 11" of obstacle-clearing ground clearance lets you tackle some of the toughest terrain that comes your way
  • COMFORT AND ERGONOMICS: New for 2016 Sportsman 570 is equipped with a more comfortable seat with softer foam and more durable vinyl for better all weather comfort and durability.