2017 Honda TRX500 Foreman Review

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2017 Honda TRX500 Foreman – When it comes to the Honda TRX500 Foreman, you have several choices of models to choose from depending on what features you want to have. What kind of features do I mean? Below, I will cover all of them are manual shift selection vs ES (Electric Shift) then ES + EPS (Electric Power Steering) vs. not have EPS.

What is contained in the utility ATV take a large and expanding the capabilities of recreation? In the case of TRX500 Foreman the transition was done in part through the features of each trio was known by three letter acronyms: IRS, DCT and EFI. With supplies popular 4 × 4 models with independent rear suspension, a manual transmission option of conventional or Honda Automatic DCT Drive / Low gearbox and programmable electronic fuel injection, Honda’s engineers are much better flexibility, while also improving its ability to give customers confidence, comfort and fun. Accompanying the critical updates is a general redesign of the entire vehicle, which makes Foreman Rubicon is not only the best-value trail machine in its class, but also the best and most comfortable handling Honda ATV ever produced.

2017 Honda TRX500 Foreman Review
2017 Honda TRX500 Foreman

2017 Honda TRX500 Foreman – Engine

2017 Honda TRX500 Foreman Strong engine 475 cc four-stroke liquid-cooled longitudinally mounted, so the direct driveshaft alignment to both front and rear wheels for maximum drivetrain efficiency. Overhead-valve design provides compact engine dimensions to increase ground clearance while maintaining comprehensive, easy to use powerband.

Rubber-cushion engine mounting and gear-driven counter-balancer reduce vibration. Comfortable electric start, with automatic decompression system-internal, get you going quickly and easily. Strong AC generator has a generous capacity with 481 watt output. Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI) system improves power delivery and throttle response, and increase fuel efficiency for extended range.

Honda TRX500 Foreman Super heavy-duty automatic clutch with low involvement rpm for excellent drivability and towing capacity. Rough five-speed transmission of ultra-low first gear has a guide foot shifting with automatic clutch. system 2WD / 4WD offers three driving modes: 2WD; 4WD with a torque-sensing front differential; and 4WD with locked front differential to optimize traction. The system also comes with a Speed ​​Override mode can be engaged when the locked front differential, which allows the speed of the wheel increases in severe conditions, such as mud. stainless steel exhaust system including the USDA-qualified spark arrester / muffler is designed for quiet operation without service for long-lasting performance.

2017 Honda TRX500 Foreman – Features

2017 Honda TRX500 Foreman Durable double-cradle steel frame developed with Computer Aided Engineering is both rigid and lightweight for precise handling and a smoother ride. Durable double-cradle steel frame developed with Computer Aided Engineering is both rigid and lightweight for precise handling and a smoother ride.

Both front and rear suspension offers 185 mm (7.3 in.) Journey to luxury and controlled ride. Adjustable spring preload on all shocks allow the suspension is tuned to match a variety of load and riding conditions.

Honda TRX500 Foreman closed-pivot swingarm offers optimized toughness and rigidity to improve handling performance is excellent. Swingarm pivot rubber bushing gives better low-speed ride comfort and increase durability. generous ground clearance of 191 mm (7.5 in.) allows you to ride over rugged terrain with ease. Plastic CV joint boots are durable and tear-resistant. Sealed bearings steering-knuckle improve steering performance and durability.

2017 Honda TRX500 Foreman Review
2017 Honda TRX500 Foreman

Rear drum brake is located on the right rear wheel to improve durability and increase the ground clearance. Dual front hydraulic disc brakes with large 190 mm rotor provide strong braking power and consistent