Arctic Cat Shows Off Its New 2017 VLX 700 ATV Hot
Arctic Cat Shows Off Its New 2017 VLX 700 ATV
It seems Arctic Cat is looking to sell several ATVs by offering a full-size ATV with 700-class power at a 400-class price with the introduction of its 2017 VLX 700 ATV. At a price point of $5,999 those ambitions of a full-size ATV at a mid-size ATV price is a reality. The VLX 700 has Arctic Cat's 695cc H1 engine making the ATV a big-bore. There are several goodies including 2wd and 4wd, automatic transmission, closed-loop fuel injection, a rear 2" receiver hitch, and all the specs of a full-size big-bore ATV. This appears to be a great ATV at a great price. We shall see... Below are the facts about the Arctic Cat VLX 700 provided by Arctic Cat along with the specs. If you are in the market for a full-size ATV then you might want to consider taking a look at this one.
Arctic Cat’s quality starts with a rugged HSLA robotically welded frame and super-tough body panels. No other OEM offers these features.
High-strength tubular steel front and rear racks.
DuramaticTM automatic transmission, and Arctic Cat-built H1 engine for superior power.
Closed-loop electronic fuel injection means better fuel range and can contribute to longer engine life, and only Arctic Cat® has it.
Mechanical on-the-fly 2WD/4WD.
Rear 2" receiver with 1,050 lbs. of towing capacity.
The entire package is designed to take you where you want to go with power, comfort and control.
|Engine Displacement (cc), Engine Type||695, SOHC, 4-Stroke, 4-Valve w/EFI|
|Cooling System||Liquid with Fan|
|Bore & Stroke (mm)||102x85|
|Alternator Capacity (amps)||28|
|Fuel Capacity gal. (liters)||5.7 (21.6)|
|Front Suspension / Travel in. (cm)||Double A-Arm / 10 (25.4)|
|Rear Suspension / Travel in. (cm)||Double A-Arm / 10 (25.4)|
|Ground Clearance in. (cm)||11 (27.9)|
|Shocks||Pre load adjustable Coil-Over|
|Front Tire / Size||Carlisle Trail Pro / 25x8-12|
|Transmission||Automatic CVT, Hi/Lo Range, Neutral, Reverse and Park|
|Drive System||Mechanical 2x/4x|
|Brakes Front / Rear||Hydraulic Disc|
|Overall Size LxWxH in. (cm)||84.8x47.5x48 (215.4x120.7x121.9)|
|Wheelbase in. (cm)||50 (127)|
|Dry Weight lbs. (kg)||670 (303)|
|Front/Rear Rack or Box Capacity lbs. (kg)||100 (45.4) / 200 (90.7)|
|Towing Capacity lbs. (kg)||1050 (476.3)|
|Hitch Type||Rear 2" Receiver|
|Instrumentation||Indicator Lights showing Park, Neutral, Reverse, Engine Malfunction|
|Lighting||Dual Halogen Headlights / Single Rear Taillight - Brake Light|
|Bumpers||Steel Tubular Front Bumper|
|Front Tow Hook||Single front tow hook|
|Gun Scabbard with Mount||Accessory|
|Racks||Front and Rear Steel Racks|