With the Pioneer 500, Honda adds a compact, affordable and fun side-by-side to its product line. From long-time off-road enthusiasts to new side-by-side drivers, the Pioneer 500 will become an instant favourite.
The Pioneer’s rugged and solid construction is supported by long-travel suspension of 200mm in front and 230mm in the rear which provides a plush ride with class-leading stability.
In addition to a fully independent rear suspension, the rear shocks feature preload adjustability to handle the Pioneer’s generous load capabilities. Equipped to carry 454 kilograms or tow 680 kilograms, Honda’s Pioneer is ready for the toughest work.
A fuel-injected engine provides great performance and excellent fuel efficiency in a variety of conditions.
Five-speed gearbox with reverse and a LOW first gear uses an electric shift system featuring paddle shifters mounted on the steering column
The new chassis has compact dimensions of a 2603mm overall length and a wheelbase of 1856mm
The Pioneer 500’s 1270mm width also lets it fit on recreational trails with width restrictions.
Equipment & Features
The twist-action door release knob opens the door and net together as one unit.
With a large, flat rear carrier offering a load capacity of 204kg, multiple hook points for tie-downs and a towing capacity of 453kg the Pioneer 500 is ready to be taken on the tough jobs
Compact, Affordable, Fun!
Honda advises to ride your ATV safely. Do not overload an ATV beyond manufacturer's specifications, children under 16 years should not ride adult ATVs, always wear appropriate riding gear, and avoid riding on surfaces that may affect the handling and control of your ATV. Every new Honda ATV customer will receive an ATV Safety DVD upon purchase of their motorcycle from the dealership and are strongly encouraged to watch it in full.
|ENGINE TYPE||475cc liquid-cooled OHV longitudinally mounted single-cylinder four-stroke|
|BORE AND STROKE||92.0mm x 71.5mm|
|INDUCTION||Programmed Fuel Injection (PGM-FI), 36mm throttle body|
|IGNITION||Full-transistorized with electronic advance|
|TRANSMISSION||Electric-shift five-speed with reverse (First gear is L = LOW)|
|DRIVELINE||Direct front and rear driveshafts|
|DIMENSIONS (LxWxH)||2603mm x 1270mm x 1839mm|
|FUEL CAPACITY||15.5 litre, including 4.1 litre reserve|
|FRONT||24 x 8-12|
|REAR||24 x 10-12|
|FRONT||Independent double-wishbone; 150mm travel|
|REAR||Independent double-wishbone with preload adjustability; 150mm travel|
|FRONT||190mm hydraulic disc|
|REAR||200mm hydraulic disc|
|Disclaimer||*Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel—ready to ride. All Specifications are provisional and subject to change without notice.|