The 2011 Polaris Sportsman 800 EFI ATV is our best-value big-bore ATV. It’s ideal for trail riding, hunting, and is the perfect utility ATV. For 2011: new styling, better sight lines and a raised radiator.
Key features are:
•760cc Twin-Cylinder EFI Engine
•On-Demand True All-Wheel Drive (AWD)
•Legendary Smooth Independent Rear Suspension (IRS)
New! Sportsman 800 EFI Big Bore Value
Engine placement moved rearward (3.1") for lighter steering effort and improved handling. With big towing capacity (1,500 lb.) and high ground clearance (11.25"), the 800 EFI continues the Sportsman legacy.
Legendary Smooth Rolled Independent Rear Suspension
The Sportsman was the world’s first ATV with IRS, a feature that made it as popular as it is today. Its rock-solid design has 9.5" of travel to minimize body roll and keep the ride smooth.
New! Restyled Design With Lock & Ride
A restyled body gives the Sportsman an aggressive new look and improved sight lines for the driver. The Lock & Ride composite front rack system and matching rear rack make it easy to carry gear.
New! Higher Radiator Placement
Radiator is mounted 3" higher in the chassis and angled rearward to keep it out of mud and you on
High Ground Clearance
A full 11.25" of obstacle-clearing ground clearance lets you tackle some of the tougher terrain that comes your way.
On-Demand True All-Wheel Drive (AWD)
True AWD keeps you moving, automatically engaging all four wheels when you need more forward traction and reverting back to 2WD when you don’t. Other ATVs use a limited-slip differential, engaging only three wheels.
Engine Type 4-Stroke Twin Cylinder
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injected
Transmission/Final Drive Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H; Shaft
Drive System On-Demand True AWD/2WD
Engine Braking System/ Active Descent Control Accessory/N.A..
Front Suspension MacPherson Strut With 8.2" (20.8 cm) Travel
Rear Suspension Dual A-Arm, IRS 9.5" (24.1 cm) Travel
Front/Rear Brakes Single Lever 4-Wheel Hydraulic Disc with Hydraulic Rear Foot Brake
Park in Transmission/Lockable Hand Lever
Front Tires / Model 25 x 8-12; 489
Rear Tires / Model 25 x 11-12; 489
Wheels Stamped Steel
Wheelbase 50.75" (128.9 cm)
Dry Weight 741 lb (336 kg)
Overall Vehicle Size (LxWxH) 83 x 48 x 48" (210.8 x 121.9 x 121.9 cm)
Ground Clearance 11.25" (28.6 cm)
Seat Height 33.75" (85.7 cm)
Fuel Capacity 4.1 gal (15.5 L)
Front/Rear Rack Capacity 100 lb (45.4 kg)/200 lb (90.7 kg)
Hitch Towing Rating 1,500 lb (680.4 kg)
Unbraked Trailer Towing Capacity "*Based on EU Directive 76/432/EC 1,914 lb (868.2 kg)
Hitch/Type Standard/1.25" Receiver
Cargo System Lock & Ride
Lighting Dual 50w Low Beam Bumper Lights, Single 50w High Beam Pod Light; Dual Brakelights/Taillights
Instrumentation Digital Gauge, Analog Speedometer, Odometer, Tachometer, Tripmeter, Gear Indicator, Fuel Gauge, AWD Indicator, Hi-Temp/Low-Batt Lights, DC Outlet