Your weekly list of chores isn’t getting easier, so why would you opt for an ATV that isn’t up to the job? Enter the Honda FourTrax Foreman 4×4, a tough-as-nails machine that’s one of the hardest-working ATVs in our Utility lineup, featuring a beefy 475cc, longitudinally mounted single armed with heaps of task-tackling torque. Our exclusive, electronic, shift-on-the-fly TraxLok® selectable 2WD/4WD system. And optional, push-button Electric Shift Program (ESP) and Electric Power Steering (EPS) to help make your work that much easier.
Engine Type 475cc air-cooled OHV longitudinally mounted single-cylinder four-stroke
Bore And Stroke 92mm x 71.5mm
Compression Ratio 8.5:1
Induction 36mm constant velocity carburetor
Ignition CD with electronic advance
Starter Electric with auxiliary recoil
Transmission Five-speed with Reverse
Driveline Direct front and rear driveshafts with Traxlok and torque-sensitive front differential
Chassis / Suspension / Brakes
Front Suspension Independent double-wishbone; 6.7 inches of travel
Rear Suspension Swingarm with dual shocks; 6.7 inches of travel
Front Brakes Dual hydraulic 180mm discs
Rear Brakes Sealed 180mm mechanical drum
Front Tires 25 x 8-12
Rear Tires 25 x 10-12
Length 83.0 inches
Width 46.8 inches
Height 46.5 inches
Wheelbase 50.7 inches
Seat Height 33.9 inches
Ground Clearance 7.5 inches
Curb Weight 620 pounds (Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and a full tank of fuel—ready to ride)
Fuel Capacity 4.1 gallons, including 0.7-gallon reserve
Note No operator under age 16. Honda recommends that all ATV riders take a training course and read their owner’s manual thoroughly.
Emissions Meets current EPA and CARB off-road emissions standards.
Available Colors Red, Olive, Camo
Model Id TRX500FM
Factory Warranty Information
Duration 1 year
Description Transferable, unlimited mileage limited warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.
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