In 1983, Suzuki brand introduced its first 4-wheel ATV. Since then, the Suzuki ATV’s are everywhere from remote areas to most everyday tasks. The KingQuad lineup is an exceptional group of ATV’s that provides an amazing riding experience of all times. In this year, the Suzuki brand has again launched its new 2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV that offers the same advanced technology as the extraordinary KingQuad 750AXi. The engineers of Suzuki, focused on one thing that this utility ATV should tackle all kinds of trails. It features the latest innovation and electronic power starring system that reduces all kinds of turning efforts and damps vibration to the rider. This power steering power plant comes with the precise Suzuki fuel injection system containing twin iridium spark plugs that ensure easy starting and better throttle response. There is another greater fuel efficiency and reduced emission factor that makes it amazing to ride. The new chassis allows the rider to easily float over the rough surfaces and obstacles with ease. The review of new 2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV with its price and specification are given below.
2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV – Features and Price
The new 2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV features the powerful 493 cc, SOHC, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled, four-stroke engine that produces the wide powerband with strong top-end power. The cylinder is canted forward to achieve the lower center of gravity resulting in reduction of engine height and lower seat height. This engine features the counter balancer shaft for smoother operation.
The latest compact 4-valve cylinder head features the large intake valves and straight intake ports for outstanding cylinder efficiency like in 2018 Suzuki KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering. The lightweight aluminum cylinder uses the SCEM (Suzuki Composite Electrochemical Material) coating for efficient heat transfer and ring sealing resulting in superb combustion chamber efficiency. An advanced Suzuki Fuel Injection improves the throttle response and fuel efficiency while it provides consistent power across the entire rev-range and improves starting of engine under all conditions. The new high capacity aluminum radiator uses the large diameter, thermostatically controlled cooling fan offers stable engine operation temperature.
The new 2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV comes with the QuadMatic CVT-type automatic transmission. It ensure the versatility and convenience with the fender-mounted gate type shifter for high or low range selection. The advanced engine-braking system minimizes the free-wheeling with the throttle off and helps in controlling the vehicle during steep descents.
The compact torque-sensing limited-slip front differential provides potent traction with light steering. The differential-lock system offers serious four-wheel drive traction. The latest handlebar-attached push-button controls permit easy selection between 2WD, 4WD and differential-lock 4WD. There is an override button on the left handlebar that can be used to override the normal speed limiter when the ATV is stuck in the mud.
The new 2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV features the plush T-shaped seat delivers the rider mobility during spirited or difficult terrain riding. This ATV ensure to have low effort form power steering that permits higher handlebars for increased rider comfort. The latest polyethylene skid plate’s gives maximum protection with minimal resistance over rocks and rough terrains. An all-new durable plastic guards protects the front and rear half shafts as well. There is an advanced electric power steering system that gives this new 2018 model a lighter steering and even more responsive handling. The latest stylish bodywork contains the high-clearance fenders that gives greater protection for the rider from debris, rocks and mud.
The latest refund panels simply needs maintenance like oil level checks. There is an all-new independent double A-arm front suspension containing 6.7 inches of wheel travel that contains large diameter shock absorbers with 5-way spring preload adjustment. It has the support of the fully independent, A-arm/I-beam rear suspension with 7.7 inches of wheel travel including large diameter shock absorbers with 5-way spring preload adjustment and large diameter rear sway-bar. The braking system comprises up of dual hydraulic front disc brakes with the sealed, multi-plate rear brake system. The rear braking’s clutch-type design offers the higher durability, reduced unsprung weight and the best thing is low-maintenance like in 2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Camo. The new high traction 25 inches of Carlisle tires are attached with the strong and lightweight aluminum wheels.
Utility/ Convenience Features
The new 2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV contains the rugged steel-tube cargo racks that contains the wrinkle paint finish for durable and scratch resistance. The latest full floorboards have been integrated with the raised footpegs offering maximum protection. The latest dual 35W headlights provides the distinctive KingQuad appearance. The new bright tail light makes this ATV visible in dark conditions. The latest standard tow hitch lets the rider to take advantage of ATV’s strong towing capacity. The new winch-ready mounts and wire conduit makes the winch installation simple and easy. The instrumentation includes the LCD readouts for odometer, hour meter, twin tripmeter, speedometer, fuel level, clock and drive mode. The new LED indicators has been installed for high, low, reverse, neutral and 2WD/4WD and differential-locked 4WD. The new high-output, three-phase charging system feeds an 18-amp maintenance-free battery for more power for easy starting and accessory use. The sealed 12V accessory outlet comes as standard. The large 4.6 gallons of fuel tank is positioned lower to achieve low center of gravity. It includes the vacuum-operated petcock and the ratchet-style filler cap. The large 2.8 liters water resistant front storage compartment includes an easy access screw-on cap. The variety of Suzuki Genuine Accessories are available that contains the winches, front and rear bumpers, snow plow, rack extensions and much more. This quad bike comes with the 12-month limited warranty and is recommended for the minimum operator of 16 years of age.
2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV – Price
The new 2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV is available with the price of $8,699 only.
2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV – Technical Specifications
||493 cc (30.8 cubic inches) liquid-cooled, Four-stroke, OHC solo cylinder
|Bore x Stroke
||87.5 mm x 82.0 mm (3.445 inches x 3.228 inches)
||10.0 : 1
||Suzuki electronic fuel injection
||Automatic variable ratio (V-belt) containing high/low-range, and reverse
||Dry shoe, automatic, centrifugal type
||2WD, 4WD & 4WD Differential Lock
||Independent, coil spring, double wishbone, oil damped containing five-way preload adjustable shock absorbers
||Independent, coil spring, double wishbone, oil damped with five-way preload adjustable shock absorbers
||Disc brakes, twin rotors
||Sealed oil-bathed multi-disc
||AT25 x 8-12, tubeless type x 2
||AT25 x 10-12, tubeless type x 2
|Fuel Tank Capacity
||4.6 US gal. (17.5 L)
||True Timber XD3 Camouflage
||Electronic ignition (transistorized)
||12V 35/35W (HS1) × 2
||83.3 inches (2115 mm)
||47.6 inches (1210 mm)
||50.6 inches (1285 mm)
||50.6 inches (1285 mm)
||10.2 inches (260 mm)
||36.2 inches (920 mm)
||661 lbs. (300 kg.)
||12-month, unlimited mileage, limited warranty
||Coverage extension and additional benefits are available
This article is about the review of new 2018 KingQuad Suzuki 500AXi Power Steering Camo Utility ATV and it is covered under www.bikescatalog.com. This quad bike features the powerful engine that has been especially developed to deliver massive acceleration and torque. The chassis is strong enough that has the ability to withstand all kinds of obstacles that comes in the way. The suspension and braking system has been optimized for better performance. Each and every part has been optimized for better and smooth riding experience.