2012 Honda Rubicon

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2012 Honda Rubicon

The Rubicon: Ready for adventure.

If you're headed out for adventure on an ATV—or even if you've just got some tough chores to tackle—you need a machine that's strong enough to get the job done, but smart enough to make it all easy. And that's why we built the Honda FourTrax Foreman Rubicon. Strong? Its engine is a real powerhouse that delivers tons of torque. Smart? Its longitudinal layout and exclusive Hondamatic transmission makes smart use of that power and makes sure it all gets to the ground where it really matters. From the tightest mountain trails to the ranches and farms, the Honda FourTrax Foreman Rubicon has what it takes. And best of all, because it works with you, you'll never have to work overtime at the controls.

Important Safety Information

Recommended for riders 16 years of age and older. Honda recommends that all ATV riders take a training course and read their owner's manual thoroughly.

Pricing/Color Information

MSRP: $8,299.00
NaturalGear™ Camo
MSRP: $7,899.00
Olive
MSRP: $7,899.00
Red

Features

All

Hondamatic Transmission: A continuously variable design, the Hondamatic is probably the smoothest automatic you'll ever ride. You get total control, a smooth ride, and plenty of power: a win-win-win situation!

Works Hard, Looks Good: Sure, the Rubicon is a hard worker, and has always had great styling. But we decided to change things up a bit. The first thing you'll notice is the blacked-out skid plate, grille, and brush guard. Then, take a look at the black wheels our Olive color gets for 2012. Change is good.

2012 Honda Rubicon

Specifications

Engine

Type of Engine
499cc liquid-cooled OHV dry-sump longitudinally mounted single-cylinder four-stroke
Bore x Stroke
92mm x 75mm
Ignition
CD with electronic advance
Starter
Electric with auxiliary recoil
Fuel Capacity
4.0 gallons, including 0.7-gallon reserve

Transmission

Induction
36mm constant velocity carburetor
Emissions
Meets current California Air Resources Board (CARB) off-road emissions standards.
Transmission
Fully automatic hydromechanical, continuously variable with electronic controls
Driveline
Direct front and rear driveshafts with TraxLok® and torque-sensitive front differential

Chassis

Suspension Front
Independent double-wishbone; 6.7 inches travel
Suspension Rear
Swingarm with dual shock absorbers; 6.7 inches travel
Brake Front
180mm front discs with single-piston calipers
Brake Rear
Sealed mechanical drum
Tires Front
25 x 8-12
Tires Rear
25 x 10-12

Dimensions

Towing Capacity
850 pounds
Length
83 inches
Width
46.8 inches
Height
46.4 inches
Wheelbase
50.6 inches
Seat Height
33.9 inches
Ground Clearance
7.5 inches

General Information

Colors
Naturalgear™ Camouflage, Olive, Red
Other
(Note) No operator under age 16. Honda recommends that all ATV riders take a training course and read their owner's manual thoroughly.
Warranty
(One Year) Transferable limited warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.
Colors
Automatic
Model #
TRX500FA

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