2018 Polaris 550 Indy Review

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2018 Polaris 550 Indy Review – In modern times we novelty, 550 Indy reflect that crossroads where the snowmobile was developed from the sport iconoclastic where all the sleds are powered by two-stroke and required that you sit on top of idler back into the world of revolutionary ride-forward, liquid-cooled four-stroke and computerized engine, exhaust, steering and suspension. Polaris 550 Indy bridges the old and the new world.

From the old world, the 2018 Polaris 550 Indy maintains two-stroke cooling fan complete with dual twin Mikuni carburetor. There is no electronic fuel injection for this sled. You still need to flip the choke lever enriches the fuel for cold starts. handy electric start, but optional. Standard electronic push-button reverse and pay homage to the modern era of electronic gizmos.

2018 Polaris 550 Indy – Engine

Even the newest way to get 55-plus Polaris Indy 550 horsepower to the track is not so new. They CVTech drive and driven clutches dates back to the 1970s when their true alternative to stock design. Increased over the decades since, when CVTech PowerBloc 50 drive and driven Invance works very well with Fuji-built 544cc twin. Reliable and easy to maintain, they work quite well that Polaris will no longer use the old version of the P85 driver proved himself. Of course, the Polaris faith in CVTech drive comes from years of working with a company based in Quebec on various wheel products. And, of course, we are talking only 50-plus horsepower. Similar but US $ 1,600 more expensive and higher-powered 600 will be equipped with Polaris Indy P85 drive clutch and TIM-developed lightweight driven.

2018 Polaris 550 Indy Review
2018 Polaris 550 Indy

2018 Polaris 550 Indy offers good value for using a contemporary design, the modern version of the new Polaris Pro-rise double A-arm front suspension and rear suspension plus that allows nearly 14 inches of bump-absorbing journey. Ski Pro-Steer ahead latest design to give a good grip on the 422-pound sled sport. Lightweight and nimble.

What we like aboutPolaris 550 Indy is what we love about all 550 models of modern cooling fan. That lack of coolant immediately reduce the weight on top of the ski, means a lighter steering effort and less tiring. Ski Pro-Steer they bite well even with less weight up front.

  • 550 Machine Fan
    Proven, dependable two-stroke engine with plated cylinders provide trail cruising NiCaSil power in a lightweight package.
  • CVTech Powerbloc 50
    All models INDY backed by Polaris 550 Indy engine cooling fan using a new CVTech Powerbloc 50 clutch drive paired with a clutch Invance encouraged. This grip provides a smooth engagement, improved low-speed drivability and a quieter operation. These durable grip has a maintenance-free design and easy to tune temporarily installed on a sled.

2018 Polaris 550 Indy Review – Features

We appreciate the chassis and ride-advanced placement rider Indy. Indeed, it does not reflect the Indy 550‘s latest advanced platform ride Polaris’, but it works very well with this drivetrain 550cc. Mounted atop the Indy Pro-ride seat, you can easily slide forward and sideways to aggressive corner at speed. Or you can slip back in the saddle and cruise comfortably at the club rose family friendly.

2018 Polaris 550 Indy Review
2018 Polaris 550 Indy

Not that you buy 2018 Polaris 550 Indy  to go racing, but you can appreciate the character of the race-inspired front end Indy. If you do sled push hard for a long time, you will find that the basic RydeFX MPV shocks may fade, making you want to a rigid set of shocks. You can update the sled with shocks better, but for the most part sled riders will be more than enough to set the shares. Likewise, you may find the lack of racer-style curved handlebar ends detract from sprinted down the street tight. But the stock setup reflects an upgrade from the original Indy 550, which does not have the advantage of a flat 15 degree steering angle new post expressly designed to make the transition from sitting to standing easier.

  • PRO-RIDE ™ Chassis
    Polaris INDY is built on proven PRO-RIDE ™ Chassis 300% stiffer for precise, intuitive handling. The ideal choice to handle the sled agile fun to ride.
  • Race-Proven Suspension Front
    lighter steering, cornering sharply. Developed in conjunction with Polaris Racing program. the performance and durability proven in testing on-and off-track comprehensive.
  • INDY® Plus Rear Suspension
    the legendary performance of the ride and handling experts. This proven design provides superb ride quality in the design of a conventional combined
  • Lighter Weight
    Polaris 550 INDY is 50 lbs. light with the PRO-RIDE ™ chassis.
  • INDY® PRO-RIDE ™ Seat
    A more precise surface area where the plants sit riders to ride provides increased comfort during long days in the snow, and the seat design allows easy transition between sitting and standing position.
  • Attach the Handlebar & Steering Angle
    Polaris 550 Indy design – 15 degree angle after the steering panel developed for standup sitdown and ride comfort and flexibility.


2018 Polaris 550 Indy – Price

2018 Polaris 550 Indy going to be released in the country of Canada, United States, Europe and Russia, The estimated price in each nation is different, the manufacturer’s suggested retail price

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