Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike Review Price

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Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike

It was 1983 when the Suzuki brand has introduced its first 4-wheel ATV in front of the world. In these days, the quad bikes of Suzuki are everywhere. These quad bikes are very famous due to several reasons like their agility, power, chassis, and style. The KingQuad lineup is very famous among utility ATV’s due to their excellent all-day long performance, comfort and reliability. This year, it has launched the new Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike that comes with the number of incredibly advanced technology, powerful engine, and outstanding reliability. The engine is equipped with an EFI that utilizes the multi-hole fuel injector offering an exceptional performance throughout the powerband with a strong mid-to-high-end punch. The new Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike comes with the latest chassis that allows the rider to easily tackle all the obstacles during a ride. The braking and suspension system lets the rider to have great stopping power and smooth riding experience. The review of new Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike is given below.

Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike – Features and Price

Engine Features

The new Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike comes with the powerful 493 cc SOHC, liquid-cooled single cylinder engine. It has the latest four-stroke technology and this engine produces the wide powerband with the strong top-end power. The cylinders are now canted forward to achieve the low center of gravity that results in low engine height with lower seat height as well. The engine also contains the counterbalance shaft that allows achieving smooth operation while riding. An all-new compact 4-valve cylinder head uses the large intake valve and straight intake ports that offer the super cylinder charging efficiency.

Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike

There is the lightweight aluminum cylinder that uses the SCEM (Suzuki Composite Electrochemical Material) coating to achieve an excellent heat transfer and ring sealing resulting in superb combustion chamber efficiency better than the 2017 Suzuki KingQuad 500 AXi. There is an advanced Suzuki Fuel Injection that improves the throttle response and fuel efficiency while providing the consistent power across the full rev-range plus it also improves an engine starting in all conditions. The latest high capacity aluminum radiator has the large diameter, thermostatically controlled cooling fans that offer stable engine operating temperature.

Transmission Features

The new Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike Comes with an amazing QuadMatic CVT-type automatic transmission. This transmission system offers versatility and convenience with the fender-mounted gate-type shifter of different high/low range selection. An advanced braking system engine reduces the free-wheeling with the help of throttle off and it also helps in controlling the vehicle during steep descents. The new compact torque-sensing with limited-slip front differential provides the potent traction plus light steering. The differential-lock system offers serious front-wheel-drive traction. The new handlebar-mounted push-button control allows the rider to switch easily between 2WD, 4WD and differential-lock 4WD. There is an override button on the left side of the handlebar that can easily be used to override the normal speed limiter whenever the new Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike get stuck in the mud.

Chassis Features

The new Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike features the stylish bodywork with the high-clearance fenders offering the great protection for the rider from flying debris. The new refined panels simplify the overall maintenance i.e. oil level checks. There is an independent double A-arm front suspension having the 7.1 inches of wheel travel that contains the large diameter shock absorbers with 5-way spring preload adjustment. An all-new full independent, A-arm/I-beam rear suspension with the wheel travel of 7.9 inches includes the large diameter shock absorbers with the 5-way spring preload adjustment and large diameter rear sway-bar.

Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike

The rear braking system features the new dual hydraulic front disc brakes with the sealed multi-plate. The rear brake’s clutch-type design offers the high durability with reduced unsprung weight and low-maintenance. The use of new Carlisle tires of 25 inches ensure to have a greater traction and they are attached to the heavy-duty steel wheels. The new T-shaped seat provides an ultimate rider mobility during the tough terrain riding. The new polyethylene skid plates give an amazing protection with the minimum about of resistance over rocks and rough terrain. The latest durable plastic guards protect the front and rear half shafts.

Other Features

The new Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike comes with the number of amazing features that people like that’s why Suzuki brand is included among the list of Top Ten Best Quad Bike Brands in the World. The new dual 35W headlights provides an impressive grille appearance. Its bright tail light guarantees that the ATV is visible in dark conditions. The standard tow hitch allows the rider to take full advantage of ATV’s strong towing capacity. The new winch-ready mounts and an all-new wire conduit makes the winch installation easy and simple. Its instrumentation includes the LCD readouts for speedometer, twin trip meter, odometer, hour meter, fuel level, clock, drive mode and driving mode. The LED indicators are high, neutral, low, reverse, 2WD/4WD and differential-locked 4WD like in 2018 Suzuki KindQuad 400ASi. The LED cautions for the fuel injection and engine temperature offers the best experience of all times. There is also a high-output three-phase charging system that feeds an 18-amp maintenance-free battery for abundant power for an easy starting and accessory use. The sealed 12V accessory outlet comes as standard in Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike. The large 4.6 gallons of fuel tank is being carefully positioned to achieve the lower center-of-gravity. It includes the vacuum-operated petcock and ratchet-style filler cap. There are the large 2.8 liters water-resistant front storage compartment includes an easy access screw-on cap. The rugged steel-tube cargo racks have wrinkle paint finish for durability and it is scratch resistant as well. The new quad bike comes with the limited warranty of 12-months only and it is recommended for the riders having minimum of 16 years of age. There are variety of Suzuki Genuine Accessories available that includes winches, windshield, rear and front bumper, snow plow, rack extensions, aluminum skid plans and much more.

Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike – Price

The new Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike is available with the price of $7,399 only.

Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike – Technical Specifications

Engine

Engine 493 cc (30.8 cubic inches), OHC Single cylinder, Four-stroke, liquid-cooled
Bore x Stroke 87.5 x 82.0 mm (3.445 inches x 3.228 inches)
Compression Ratio 10.0:1
Fuel System Suzuki electronic fuel injection
Starter Electric
Lubrication Wet Sump

Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike Specs

Drive Train

Transmission Automatic variable ratio (V-belt), with the high/low-range, and reverse
Clutch Dry shoe, automatic, centrifugal type
Driven Wheels 2WD, 4WD & 4WD Differential Lock
Final Drive Shaft drive

Chassis

Suspension Front Independent, double wishbone, coil spring, oil damped with five-way preload adjustable shock absorbers
Suspension Rear Independent, double wishbone, coil spring, oil damped with five-way preload adjustable shock absorbers
Brakes Front Disc brakes, twin rotors
Brakes Rear Sealed oil-bathed multi-disc
Tires Front AT25 x 8-12, tubeless type x 2
Tires Rear AT25 x 10-12, tubeless type x 2
Fuel Tank Capacity 4.6 US gal. (17.5 L)
Color Terra Green and Flame Red

Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike Specs

Electrical

Ignition Electronic ignition (transistorized)
Headlight 12V 35/35W (HS1) × 2
Tail Light 12V 21/5W

Dimensions

Overall Length 83.3 inches (2115 mm)
Overall Width 47.6 inches (1210 mm)
Overall Height 49.0 inches (1245 mm)
Wheelbase 50.4 inches (1280 mm)
Ground Clearance 10.2 inches (260 mm)
Seat Height 36.2 inches (920 mm)
Curb Weight 672 lbs. (305 kg.)

Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike Specs

Warranty

Warranty 12-month, unlimited mileage, limited warranty
Extensions Extensions available through Suzuki Extended Protection (SEP)

Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike

Conclusion

This article is about the review of Suzuki 2018 KingQuad 500AXi Utility Quad Bike and it is covered under www.bikescatalog.com. It comes with an amazingly powerful engine that has the ability to deliver the massive amount of torque and acceleration. The chassis has been optimized to tackle all kinds of obstacles that come in the way of exploring the new terrains. The handlebars provide the maximum control while the latest T-shaped seat ensures to have maximum rider movement during riding off-terrain. The braking system has been optimized to provide better stopping power.