Honda announced today that it would add a few more color options on the best selling UTV model 2020 Honda Pioneer 500. As you probably know, the new Pioneer 500 is an excellent UTV that provides big fun on any terrains. This model costs only $9,199 and it offers superb value for invested money.
Unlike many models in the same segment, the newest Pioneer 500 is loaded with plenty of features. This model comes with an attractive design, and it features automatic transmission with AT/MT modes. Besides that, its powerful engine delivers plenty of low-RPM torque.
2020 Honda Pioneer 500 Design
The new 2020 Honda Pioneer 500 is a compact UTV. This model is 50-inches wide, 102.6 inches length, and it has a wheelbase of 73 inches. The front of this UTV uses Independent double-wishbone providing 5.9 inches of travel. However, at the back, the manufacturer used Independent double-wishbone with preload adjustability of 5.9 inches of travel. Thanks to all that, this model provides excellent handling.
Generally, Pioneer 500 is very favorite among hunters and adventure seekers around the globe. Like the previous version, the new one offers seats very comfortably for two, so you and a friend can explore any terrains without restrictions.
As we mentioned, from the latest Honda statements, the new Pioneer 500 will receive a few color options. This model can be dressed in Metallic Blue, Honda Phantom Camo, Olive, White, Red, and Moose Brown paint
Engine Specs and Payload
The new 2020 Honda Pioneer 500 is a great and stylish UTV that comes with a very potent engine. This model uses 475cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke and automatic five-speed gearbox, including manual mode. One can paddle-shift on the steering wheel, which makes every driver feel like a race car driver. Besides, it utilizes rubber vibration-isolation mounts and thanks to that, it delivers the best smoothness and rider comfort. Interestingly, Pioneer 500 comes with a rock-solid system that allows you to choose eider 2WD or 4WD depending on terrains.
Speaking of payload, the latest 2020 Honda Pioneer 500 has the ability to pull around 1,000 pounds with a rear receiver hitch. As you can see, this is a way better than before. Generally, you can carry up to 450 pounds of payload on the rear rack, which is pretty good.
2020 Honda Pioneer 500 Release Date and Price
This model is now available for sale for just $9,199. Overall, it comes with a rugged design and from the manufacturer statement, this small UTV is perfect for aging riders and beginners. Thanks to its compact styling, it basically provides riders to explore tight terrain, something that many of UTVs doesn’t allow.
Important Honda Statement
According to the manufacturer, the new 2020 Honda Pioneer 500 is recommended for drivers 16 years of age and older. Honda also claims that all riders must wear a helmet for the best protection.