Honda Foreman TRX500

Honda Foreman TRX500

Product Description:

Whether you've got the back 40 to work or a trophy buck to bag, the Foreman 4x4 ES is a tough machine to beat. Popular and performance-packed, with class-leading features like a beefy 475cc engine, TraxLok™ selectable 2WD/4WD, and sporty SUV-like styling, the ES takes convenience even further with Honda's exclusive push-button Electronic Shift Program (ESP). Powerful, rugged, cutting-edge… a workhorse doesn't get much better than this.


  • Water-resistant left-side glove-box compartment.
  • Large cargo racks front and rear allow payloads of 30kg and 60kg, respectively.
  • Heavy-duty trailer hitch with towing capacity of 385kg.
  • Large, lightweight plastic fuel tank with 15 litre capacity.
  • Unique rear-opening storage compartment allows access when rack is loaded.
  • Waterproof accessory socket provides 12-volt, 10-amp power with a built-in temperature-type fuse.
  • Standard over-fenders give excellent mud protection.
  • Thickly padded seat provides all-day comfort.
  • Large mud flaps keep dirt and debris off of the rider.
  • Two-piece boot guards help prevent damage to boot covers.
  • Maintenance-free battery.
  • Durable, comfortable, easy-to-use controls.
  • Keyed ignition switch for added security.
  • Triple skid-plates.
  • Top-mounted choke lever for simple operation.
  • Standard tool kit includes a tyre-pressure gauge.

Engine 475cc air-cooled OHV longitudinally mounted single-cylinder four-stroke
Bore x Stroke 92.0mm x 71.5mm
Starting System Electric with auxiliary recoil
Ignition CD with electronic advance
Clutch Automatic
Transmission Five-speed with reverse
Drive Direct front and rear drive-shafts with TraxLok and torque-sensitive front differential
Suspension Front Independent double-wishbone, 6.7-inch travel
Suspension Rear Swingarm with dual shocks, 6.7-inch travel
Brake Front Dual hydraulic disc
Brake Rear Sealed 180.0mm mechanical drum
Tires Front 25 x 8-12
Tires Rear 25 x 10-12
Dimensions L x W x H (inches) 83.0 x 46.8 x 46.5
Wheelbase 50.7 inches
Seat Height 33.9 inches
Ground Clearance 7.5 inches
Dry Weight 594 pounds
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