Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV Review

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Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV

Suzuki, being the inventor of 4-wheel quad bikes, has created the top-of-the-line sports-utility quad bikes with authentic styling plus more excellent capability and reliability than ever before. The overall legacy of the iconic KingQuad remains fresh and exciting and is always ready for the rider to join its history. The new Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV is extremely easy to ride on any terrain with capabilities that only the KingQuad possesses.

Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV – Features

Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV

Key Features

The new Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility Bike comes with Matte bronze bodywork with brand new power steering and cast-aluminum wheels. The ATV offers generous towing capacity fully independent suspension and is extremely easy to ride on all kinds of terrains. In addition, the torque-rich, EFI-fed engine and Quadmatric transmission with effective engine braking come standard in it. Furthermore, the fender and handlebar-mounted headlights, LED tail light including full LCD instrument panel, gives impressive riding pleasure. The rugged package bumpers offer protection and hold the bright and auxiliary LED light bar to better light output.

Engine Features

The new Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV comes with a powerful 493cc, SOHC, single-cylinder, four-stroke, single-cylinder engine that is tuned to deliver a broad powerband with strong top-end power. The brand new cylinder head and cylinder are canted forward for a low center of gravity, resulting in a quiet engine and seat height. The engine also contains a balancer shaft for smooth operation.

The new compact four-valve cylinder head features large intake valves and straight intake ports for superb cylinder charging efficiency. The screw and nut valve lash adjuster simplifies the overall maintenance. The lightweight aluminum cylinder features Suzuki Composite Electrochemical Material (SCEM) coating to ensure outstanding heat transfer and ring sealing, resulting in greater combustion chamber efficiency.

Moreover, an advanced Suzuki Fuel Injection enhances throttle response and fuel efficiency while providing power consistently across the full rev-range. It also increases engine starting in all conditions. Additionally, the Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV easily achieves US emission compliance, including California models that obey the state’s stringent evaporative emission standard. The high-capacity aluminum radiator with a large diameter, thermostatically-controlled cooling fan offers a stable engine operating temperature.

Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV

Transmission Features

The new Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility Quad Bike comes with Quadmatic CVT-type automatic transmission that offers versatility and convenience with a fender-attached gate-type shifter for low/high range selection. Its innovative engine-braking system minimizes free-wheeling with the throttle off and helps control the vehicle during steep descents.

The compact torque-sensing limited-slip front differential offers potent traction, including light steering. The differential-lock system provides serious 4WD traction for more excellent performance. The 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 override the normal speed limiter when getting out of the mud.

Chassis Features

The new Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV is coated with special matte finishing, including high-clearance fenders offering more excellent protection for the rider from flying debris. The body panels are designed to simplify the overall maintenance needs like oil level checks, air and fuel filter service etc. To improve the rider comfort, make the ATV easier to ride on any terrain and improve towing capacity, its frame has thick-wall tubes and reinforced brackets in key areas.

In addition, the base steering characteristics are tuned to under-steer conditions for low effort and tighter turning in tight conditions. It allows higher and more comfortable handlebars to be used. The Suzuki KingQuad 500AXi’s advanced electric power steering system has a higher capacity than the prior generation for significantly reduced steering effort that damps vibration and jolts to the rider.

The brand new independent double A-arm front system comes standard with large diameter, gas-charged shock absorbers with five-way spring preload adjustment. An all-new, fully independent, A-arm/I-beam rear suspension with 7.7 inches of wheel travel contains large diameter, gas-charged shock absorbers having five-way spring preload adjustment.

The large diameter rear stabilizer bar features compliant bushings that help in controlling body movement while reducing shocks to the rider. The brand new dual hydraulic front disc brakes have been combined with high-friction brake pad material, fluid lines and lever ratio to offer optimal braking performance. The new sealed multi-plate rear brake system’s foot brake lever ratio offers greater rider control. In contrast, the rear brake’s clutch-type design means high durability, reduced unsprung weight and low maintenance.

The new Suzuki plush T-shaped seat delivers excellent rider mobility during spirited and difficult terrain riding. The polyethylene skid plates offer minimal resistance over rocks and highly rough terrains. The durable plastic guards defend the front and rear half shafts.

The high traction 25 inches of Carlisle tires are attached on lightweight, cast-aluminum wheels that are powder-coated back with machined spoke and rim edges. On the other hand, the brand new rugged packages front and rear bumpers are constructed of oversized diameter steel tubing that’s been accurately cut and welded into strong and angular shapes. It is coated with durable, black wrinkle finishing powder-coating that matches the KingQuad’s steel racks; the bumpers add style and utility.

Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV

Utility Features

The brand new Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV features a 35-watt handlebar-attached headlight that illuminates the trail in all directions. The new dual 35-watt headlight is part of the Suzuki KingQuad’s unique bodywork.

The Rugged Package is attached to the rugged front bumper auxiliary LED light bar set at the ideal height and illuminate angle the trail having 2,700-lumen of the excellent light. The ATV rider can easily control the light bar with the help of a handlebar attached switch.

The new low-draw and bright LED tail light helps make the Quad Bike visible in dark conditions while conserving power. A receiver-type trailer hitch attached makes it easy to select the type of equipment the rider wants to move with the KingQuad’s generous towing capacity.

The multi-function instrument panels have improved appearance and visibility and offer service reminders based on running time or mileage. The instrumentation includes LCD readouts for odometer, twin trip meter, hour meter, speedometer, clock, driving range and drive mode. LED indicators for low, neutral, high, reverse, 2WD/4WD and differential-locked 4WD and LED cautions for fuel injection and engine temperature.

The high-output, three-phase charging system feeds an 18-amp maintenance-free battery for abundant power for extremely easy starting and accessory use. The sealed12V accessory outlet comes as a standard element. The sizeable 4.6-gallon fuel tank is positioned for a low center of gravity and it includes a vacuum-operated petcock and ratchet-style filler cap.

The sizeable 4.0-liter storage compartment is centrally positioned to the Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV adjacent to the existing 4-liter left-side chamber offering generous cargo capacity. The new 2.8-liter water resistant front storage compartment includes an easy access screw-on cap. The rugged steel-tube cargo racks feature wrinkle paint finishing for durable and scratch resistance. The full floorboards with integrated raised footpegs offer maximum protection. There are plenty of Suzuki Genuine Accessories available in the market that includes windshield, winches, rear and front bumpers, and much more.

Special Features

There is a 12-month limited warranty available for the rider. In addition, the longer coverage periods with other benefits available through Suzuki Extended Protection (SEP). The minimum operator age for Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV is 16 years old.

Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV – Price

The new Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility Quad Bike is available at $9,949 only.

Suzuki 2020 KingQuad 500AXi Power Steering SE+ RP Utility ATV – Technical Specifications

Engine

Engine 493cc (30.1 cubics in.), 4-stroke, 4-valve, liquid-cooled, OHC single cylinder
Bore x Stroke 87.5mm x 82mm (3.4 inches x 3.2 inches)
Compression Ratio 9.9:1
Fuel System Suzuki electronic fuel injection
Starter Electric
Lubrication Wet sump

Drive Train

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

Chassis

Front Suspension Independent, double wishbone, coil spring, gas-charged, and oil damped having 5-way preload adjustable shock absorbers
Rear Suspension Independent, coil spring, double wishbone, gas charged, and oil damped including 5-way preload adjustable shock absorbers
Front Brakes Disc brakes, twin rotors
Rear Brakes Sealed oil-bathed multi-disc
Front Tires AT25 x 8-12, tubeless type x 2
Rear Tires AT25 x 10-12, tubeless type x 2
Fuel Tank Capacity 17.5 Liters
Color Metallic Matte Colorado Bronze, Solid Matte Sword Black

Electrical

Ignition Electronic ignition (transistorized)
Headlight 12V 35/35W x 2 fender-attached, 12V 35W x 1 handlebar-mounted
Tail Light LED

Dimensions

Overall Length 2255mm (88.8 inches)
Overall Width 1215mm (47.8 inches)
Overall Height 1285mm (50.6 inches)
Wheelbase 1285mm (50.6 inches)
Ground Clearance 260mm (10.2 inches)
Seat Height 920mm (36.2 inches)
Curb Weight 335 kg (740 lb.), 336 kg (742 lb.)

Warranty

Warranty 12-month limited warranty
Extension Coverage extension and additional benefits are available