Polaris Farm Hand 450 HD

2017 Farmhand 450 HD – Specifications

The all new Polaris Farm Hand 2×4 HD is the latest model to roll out from Polaris for 2017. 

The Farm Hand supersedes the Hawkeye 325 HD and is a level up on the already outstanding performance of the now discontinued model. Now producing 33hp from a 500cc engine, this mid-size ATV sports a massive towing capacity of 555kg. A truly heavy duty workhorse of the modern primary producer, packed with all the latest features driven from Polaris.

  • 500cc 4-stroke engine
  • 2×4 drive
  • 27.9cm ground clearance
  • 24cm suspension travel
  • Legendary Independent Rear Suspension
  • Heavy Duty features
  • 555kg towing capacity
  • 33 horsepower
  • 41kg/82kg (front/rear) rack capacity

$6,995 Ride Away

Reliable Pro Star 33HP EFI Engine

With 33 Horsepower and Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) the 450 H.O. starts flawlessly and runs smoothly in varied temperature and altitude.

Hard Working Combined 122.5 kg Rack Capacity

Carry more with a combined front and rear rack capacity of 122.5 kg (81.6 kgs. Rear, 40.8 kg Front capacity). Sportsman 450 H.O. features flat racks and integrated steel tie downs to easily tie down and secure cargo.

Integrated Front Storage

The most integrated storage of any ATV. The 24.6 L capacity lets you stow-away loads of gear and still have access to it, even with items tied to the deck.

Lock & Ride Storage System

The Polaris Sportsman Lock and Ride Accessory system allows you to adapt on the fly and accessorize your ATV to tackle any task you throw at it. Sportsman ATVs have hundreds of Lock and Ride accessories to convert your vehicle from a trail machine, to the ultimate work or hunt machine in just seconds. When you need an ATV that can adapt to any task, you need a Sportsman.

High Ground Clearance

A full 26.7 cm of obstacle-clearing off-road ground clearance lets you tackle some of the toughest terrain that comes your way.

Legendary Smooth Independent Rear Suspension (IRS)

Sportsman’s® Legendary Smooth Independent Rear Suspension System gives you 24 cm of wheel travel for the best ride, provides maximum traction thanks to the camber change and best handling with the integrated torsion bar.

Easy to Operate Single Lever Brakes

Sportsman 450 H.O. makes braking easy with single handed operation using a Single Lever 4-Wheel Hydraulic Disc system that automatically applies braking force to the front and rear wheels. For rear wheel braking Sportsman 450 H.O. features a hydraulic rear 31 cm brake.

Comfort & Ergonomics

Sportsman comes standard with its contoured seat, optimized foam formulation and STX vinyl which provides all weather comfort. Spacious, flat footwells with integrated traction elements ensure solid footing.

Tough As Steel

Get the essentials and get to work. Gear up with an easy on, easy off Lock & Ride® Rear Cargo Box, and take on obstacles with a set of brushguards or a Polaris® HD Winch. No matter what your day brings, you can conquer any task.

Pull Your Weight

Polaris® PRO HD & HD Winches provide the extreme durability you would expect from the off-road leader. Our winches and installation kits are built to fit right with your machine and are fully sealed, so no matter what you encounter you know your winch will work on command.




Cooling Liquid
Drive System Type 2WD
Engine Braking System (EBS) No
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injected
Horsepower (HP) 33 HP
Transmission/Final Drive Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H; Shaft
Engine Type 4-Stroke OHC Single Cylinder


Front Suspension MacPherson Strut With 20.8 cm (8.2″) Travel
Rear Suspension Dual A-Arm, IRS 24.1 cm (9.5″) Travel


Front/Rear Brakes Single Lever 4-Wheel Hydraulic Disc with Hydraulic Rear Foot Brake
Parking Brake Park in Transmission / Lockable Hand Lever


Front Tires 24X8-12, NS388
Rear Tires 24X10-12, NS388
Wheels Stamped Steel


Front/Rear Rack 40.8 kg (90 lb)/81.6 kg (180 lb)
Fuel Capacity (Litres) 17.0 L (4.5 gal)
Ground Clearance 26.7 cm (10.5″)
Overall Vehicle Size (L x W x H) 210.8 cm x 121.9 cm x 116.8 cm (83″ x 48″ x 46″)
Payload Capacity 220 kg (485 lbs)
Person Capacity 1
Seat Height 84.5 cm (33.25″)
Wheelbase 128.3 cm (50.5″)
Estimated Dry Weight (pounds/kg) 318 kg (702 lb)


Cargo System Lock & Ride
Color / Graphics Velocity Blue
Electronic Power Steering N/A
Hitch Towing Rating 555.7 kg (1,225 lb)
Hitch Type Standard/3.175 cm (1.25″) Receiver
Instrumentation Analog Speedometer, Digital Odometer, Tachometer, 2 Tripmeters, Hour meter, Gear Indicator, Fuel Gauge, AWD Indicator, Low Battery, Hi-Temp Light, Clock, DC Outlet
Lighting Dual 50w Low Beam Bumper Lights, Single 50w High Beam Pod Light; Dual Brakelights/Taillights

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