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2017 Polaris Slingshot® SL

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2017 Sport-Touring


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2017 Polaris Slingshot® SL

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2017 Polaris Slingshot® SL Specifications

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Model Type  Sport-Touring
BASE MSRP(US)  $25,499.00
Dealers Polaris Dealers
Warranty  24
Engine Brand Name  EcoTec
Engine Type  In-Line
Cylinders  4
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  173 / 129.1
Horsepower RPM  6200
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  166 / 225.1
Torque RPM  4700
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Bore (mm/in)  88 / 3.46
Stroke (mm/in)  98 / 3.86
Displacement (cc/ci)  2384 / 145.4
Compression Ratio  10.4:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Type  Gas
Turbocharged  No
Supercharged  No
Fuel Injector  Yes
Fuel Injector Size (mm)  65.6
Carburetor  No
Number Of Carburetors  0
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Speed Governor  No
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5)  3.753 / 2.258 / 1.512 / 1 / 0.729
Reverse  Yes
Final Drive Ratio  1.59
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Front Wheel Width (in)  7.5
Rear Wheel Width (in)  9
Chromed  No
Tire Brand  Kenda
Front Tire Width  225
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  45
Front Wheel Diameter  18
Rear Tire Width  255
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  35
Rear Wheel Diameter  20
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Kenda SS-799: 225/45 R18
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Kenda SS-799: 255/35 R20
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.7 / 298
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.7 / 298
Anti-Lock Brakes  Standard
Linked Brake System Front to Rear  Standard
Front Suspension Type  Independent Double A-Arm
Front Travel (in/mm)  4.4 / 112.6
Rear Suspension Type  Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  5.2 / 132.8
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Air Adjustable  No
Steering Control  Steering Wheel
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  12.47
Width (in/mm)  77.9 / 1980
Height (in/mm)  51.9 / 1318
Wheelbase (in/mm)  105 / 2667
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  5 / 127
Length (ft/ft)  12
Length (ft/in)  5.6
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  1749 / 793.3
GVWR (lbs/kgs)  2199 / 997
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  9.8 / 37.1
Performance  Standard
Seat Type  Bucket
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Number Of Seats  2
Backrest Logo Plate  No
Backrest Type  Fixed
Backrest Location  Driver and/or Passenger
Lumbar Adjustment  No
Detachable  No
Frame  Steel
Body Material  Plastic
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Chassis Protectors  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Engine Case Guard  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Tank Guard  Yes
Belt Guard  Yes
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  Yes
Exhaust Guard  Yes
Light Guard  No
Exterior Covers  Standard
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Pocket  No
Lower Fairing  Standard
Spoiler  Standard
Handlebars  Standard
License Plate  Standard
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Trip Computer  Standard
Lap Timer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Warranty (Months/Condition)  24 / Limited
Battery Warranty (Months)  0
Generic Type (Primary)  Sport-Touring
Manufacturer Country  Canada
Introduction Year  2015
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Polaris
Display Name  Slingshot® SL
Audio & Communication:  
Brand Name  Rockford
Satellite  No
Number Of Speakers  4
Number Of Discs  0
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  Yes
Folding  Yes
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  No
Tinted  Yes
Height  Low
Number Of Side Cases  0
Lockable Storage  Standard
Number Of Cupholders  0
Helmet Storage  Standard
Glove Box / Dash Storage  Standard
Camouflage Trim  No
Headlight Mounts  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Adjustable  No
Power Outlet  Standard
Cruise Control  Standard

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By Linda Snyder(Owner), Feb. 9, 2018
What a great ride! My husband and I have always had Harley's and due to the area in which we live, we started looking at the Sligshot last year due to the high volumes of traffic in our area. We could not be more pleased with selling our Harley's and purchasing the slingshot. We can ride side by s... Read Full Review


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