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2021 Lineup Of 2 Seater ATVs

2021 New 2 Seater Quad Lineup

Polaris Sportsman Touring

The Sportsman is Polaris’ signature ATV model, it comes in both single rider and 2 Up ATV models designed to carry a passenger. Polaris promises easy handling, a smooth comfortable ride and reliable performance.

Polaris touts itself as having the fastest-engaging all-wheel drive which makes for better handling and an overall safer ride. These touring models also have excellent ground clearance with 11 or more inches of clearance, this allows you to take on even the toughest trails and easily maneuver over rocks.

Sportsman Touring 570

Base @ $7,800

No big changes were made to the 2021 Sportsman Touring 570. The only change that Polaris announced is the addition of a more powerful reliable battery.

The 570 Touring ATV comes factory standard with “Lock & Ride” dry storage – 6 gallons in the front and 2 gallons in the rear. A third headlight mounted on the steering column for increased visibility.

Front mount plate also makes it easy to add/change accessories like plows and winches.

The Sportsman Touring 570 allows you to comfortably carry a passenger with an integrated passenger seat and passenger hand holds. This 2 Up ATV makes it easy to share the fun.

  • Engine: 567cc single-cylinder 4 stroke
  • Horse Power: 44 hp
  • Transmission: Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H In-line Shifting 
  • Suspension:
  • Front: MacPherson Strut; 8.2 inches travel 
  • Rear: Dual A-Arm, IRS; 9.5 inches travel 
  • Tires: 25 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 11 inches
  • Front / Rear Rack Capacity: 90 lbs / 180 lbs
  • Front – 90 lbs
  • Rear – 180 lbs
  • Payload Capacity: 485 lbs
  • Tow Capacity: 1,225 lbs.

Sportsman Touring 850

Base @ $11,500

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No changes were made to the 2021 Sportsman Touring 850.

The Touring 850 comes standard with an Engine Braking System (EBS) with “Active Descent Control” (ADC) . The ADC system provides braking to all four wheels when descending a hill at 15 mph or less. When riding down steep terrain, the ADC is activated by flipping a switch allowing for a safe controlled descent. (the 570 does not come with ADC)

With the Sportsman Touring 850 you get 11.25 inches of ground clearance for tackling even the toughest trails. Factory installed “Lock & Ride”, 2 gallon dry rear storage. A third headlight mounted on the steering column for increased visibility.

Integrated passenger seat with muti-position hand grips.

  • Engine: 850cc Twin Cylinder ProStar 4-Stroke
  • Horse Power: 78 hp
  • Transmission: Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H In-line Shifting
  • Suspension:
  • Front: Straight Dual A-Arm, 9 inches travel
  • Rear: Straight Dual A-Arm, IRS 10.25 inches travel
  • Tires: 26 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 11.25 inches
  • Front/ Rear Rack Capacity: 120 lbs / 240 lbs
  • Payload Capacity: 575 lbs
  • Tow Capacity: 1,500 lbs

Sportsman Touring 1000

Base @ $13,300

No changes were made to the 2021 Sportsman Touring 1000.

This is the top of the line Polaris 2 person ATV. With 88 hp and a 952 cc twin cylinder engine, the Touring 1000 is a powerful machine built for both comfort and performance.  

The 1000 comes standard with an Engine Braking System (EBS) with “Active Descent Control” (ADC) . The ADC system provides braking to all four wheels when descending a hill at 15 mph or less. When riding down steep terrain, the ADC is activated by flipping a switch allowing for a safe controlled descent. (the 570 does not come with ADC)

The 26 inch tires give you great traction and 11.25 inches of ground clearance for tough rides. Factory installed “Lock & Ride”, 2 gallon dry rear storage. A third headlight mounted on the steering column for increased visibility.

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Integrated passenger seat with muti-position hand grips.

  • Engine: 952cc Twin Cylinder ProStar 4-Stroke
  • Horse Power: 88 hp
  • Transmission: Automatic PVT P/R/N/L/H In-line Shifting
  • Suspension:
  • Front: Straight Dual A-Arm, 9 inches travel
  • Rear: Straight Dual A-Arm, IRS 10.25 inches travel
  • Tires: 26 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 11.25 inches
  • Front / Rear Rack Capacity: 120 lbs / 240 lbs
  • Payload Capacity: 575 lbs
  • Tow Capacity: 1,500 lbs

For More Info: Polaris

Photos by Polaris



CanAm and Polaris also make 2 Up 6×6 ATVs which you can check out here: 6×6 ATV – 2021 Models


CanAm Outlander

CanAm is the industry leader when it comes to 2 up ATVs – they have more 2 Seater 4 wheelers than any other manufacturers. They are carrying all 8 of their 2020 passenger ATVs into 2021.

CanAm classifies their models into 3 main categories: “performance”, “trail” or “work”. The trail and performance models are both ideal for trail riding.

The performance and trail models typically come with bigger engines for powering up hills and slogging through tough conditions. They also come standard with heavy duty bumpers and winches.

CanAm’s 2021 2 Up models include 3 performance ATVs, 1 trail ATV and 4 work ATVs.

Outlander Max DPS  

Base @ $10,500

No new changes were announced for the 2021 Outlander Max DPS.

The Outlander MAX DPS features Tri-Mode Dynamic Power Steering (DPS). It includes a lighter type DC outlet in the console and is prewired for a winch. Also comes factory standard with a digitally encoded security system.

Comes with CanAm’s proprietary LinQ™ quick attach accessory system that works with their muti-function racks. This model comes with a water resistant 5.7 gallon rear storage compartment.     

26 inch ITP Terracross Tires with 6 ply radial construction. The ITP Terracross gives you the traction you need for mud, snow and sand while its interlocking tread pattern and wide contact area provide a smooth ride.

Comfortable ergonomically designed passenger seat with hand holds.

  • Engine: 649.6 cc V-twin
  • Horse Power: 62 hp
  • Transmission: CVT, P/R/N/H/L, Standard Engine Braking
  • Suspension:
  • Front: Arched double A-arm with front sway bar; 9.2 inches travel
  • Rear: Torsional Trailing-Arm Independent (TTI); 9.9 inches travel
  • Tires: 26 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 11 inches
  • Front / Rear Rack Capacity: 100 lbs / 200 lbs
  • Payload Capacity:  lbs
  • Tow Capacity: 1,650 lbs

Outlander Max XT

Base @ $11,500

No new changes were announced for the 2021 Sportsman Max XT models.

The Max XT comes in three different engine sizes: 650, 850 and 1000R.

Comes factory standard with heavy duty front and rear bumpers, handle bar wind deflectors and a 3,500 lbs winch.

There is a lighter type DC outlet in console. Also comes factory standard with a digitally encoded security system.

Comes with CanAm’s proprietary LinQ™ quick attach accessory system that works with their muti-function racks. Includes a water resistant 5.7 gallon rear storage compartment.     

26 inch ITP Terracross Tires with 6 ply radial construction. The ITP Terracross gives you the traction you need for mud, snow and sand while its interlocking tread pattern and wide contact area provide a smooth ride.

2WD / 4WD with auto-locking front differential for maximum traction in challenging conditions.

Comfortable ergonomically designed passenger seat with hand holds.

  • Engine 650/850/1000R: 649.6 cc V-twin/854 cc V-twin/976 cc V-twin
  • Horse Power 650/850/1000R:62 hp/78 hp/91 hp
  • Transmission: CVT, P/R/N/H/L, Standard Engine Braking
  • Suspension:
  • Front: Arched double A-arm with front sway bar; 9.2 inches travel
  • Rear: Torsional Trailing-Arm Independent (TTI); 9.9 inches travel
  • Tires: 26 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 11 inches
  • Front / Rear Rack Capacity: 100 lbs / 200 lbs
  • Payload Capacity: N/A
  • Tow Capacity: 1,650 lbs

Outlander Max North Edition 

Base @ $12,150

No new changes were announced for the 2021 Outlander Max North Edition.

The Max North Edition is a strong performer for both work and trail. Comes factory standard with heated grips, a visor outlet for driver and passenger, windshield and a 3,500 lbs winch.  

There is a lighter type DC outlet in console. Also comes factory standard with a digitally encoded security system.  

Comes with CanAm’s proprietary LinQ™ quick attach accessory system that works with their muti-function racks. Includes a water resistant 5.7 gallon rear storage compartment.     

26 inch ITP Terracross Tires with 6 ply radial construction. The ITP Terracross gives you the traction you need for mud, snow and sand while its interlocking tread pattern and wide contact area provide a smooth ride.

2WD / 4WD with auto-locking front differential for maximum traction in challenging conditions. Low gearing ideal for plowing.

The ATV 2 up seat is ergonomically designed with hand holds.

  • Engine: 854cc V-twin
  • Horse Power: 78 hp
  • Transmission: CVT, P/R/N/H/Extra-low L, Standard Engine Braking
  • Suspension:
  • Front: Arched double A-arm with front sway bar; 9.2 inches travel
  • Rear: Torsional Trailing-Arm Independent (TTI); 9.9 inches travel
  • Tires: 26 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 11 inches
  • Front / Rear Rack Capacity: 100 lbs / 200 lbs
  • Payload Capacity: N/A
  • Tow Capacity: 1,650 lbs

Outlander MAX XT-P

Base @ $13,700

No new changes were announced for the 2021 Outlander Max XT-P.

The Max XT-P comes in two different engine sizes: 850 and 1000R.

The Max XT-P comes factory equipped with heavy duty front and rear bumpers, 3,500 lb winch, tapered handlebar with full wrap handguards and a lighter type DC outlet in console.

Also comes installed with a digitally encoded security system.  

Comes with CanAm’s proprietary LinQ™ quick attach accessory system that works with their muti-function racks. Includes a water resistant 5.7 gallon rear storage compartment.     

14 inch beadlock wheels with 26 inch ITP Terracross Tires. The 6 ply radial construction ITP Terracross gives you the traction you need for mud, snow and sand while its interlocking tread pattern and wide contact area provide a smooth ride.

2WD / 4WD with auto-locking front differential for maximum traction in challenging conditions.

Comfortable ergonomically designed passenger seat with hand holds.

  • Engine 850 / 1000R854 cc V-twin / 976 cc V-twin
  • Horse Power 850 / 1000R: 78 hp / 91hp
  • Transmission: CVT, P/R/N/H/L,Standard Engine Braking
  • Suspension:
  • Front: Arched double A-arm with front sway bar; 9.2 inches travel
  • Rear: Torsional Trailing-Arm Independent (TTI); 9.9 inches travel
  • Tires: 26 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 11 inches
  • Front / Rear Rack Capacity: 100 lbs / 200 lbs
  • Payload Capacity: N/A
  • Tow Capacity: 1,650 lbs

Outlander Max Limited

Base @ $15,350

No new changes were announced for the 2021 Outlander Max Limited.

The Max Limited comes factory equipped with an integrated/removable

Garmin Montana 650t touchscreen GPS. Also includes heavy duty front and rear bumpers, 3,500 lb winch, handlebar wind deflectors and a lighter type DC outlet in console.

Also comes installed with a digitally encoded security system.  

Comes with CanAm’s proprietary LinQ™ quick attach accessory system that works with their muti-function racks. Includes a water resistant 5.7 gallon rear storage compartment.     

27 inch Maxxis Bighorn 2.0 Tires with 6 ply construction. The Bighorn 2.0 has the same tread design as the original Bighorn, but with slimmer lugs for a more lightweight design. With strong performance and durability, the beefy Maxxis Bighorn 2.0s won’t disappoint.

2WD / 4WD with auto-locking front differential for maximum traction in challenging conditions.

This 2 seater 4 wheeler has comfortable ergonomically designed passenger seat with hand holds.

  • Engine: 976 cc V-twin
  • Horse Power: 91hp
  • Transmission: CVT, P/R/N/H/L, Standard Engine Braking
  • Suspension:
  • Front: Arched double A-arm with front sway bar; 9.2 inches travel
  • Rear: Torsional Trailing-Arm Independent (TTI); 9.9 inches travel
  • Tires: 27 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 11 inches
  • Front / Rear Rack Capacity: 100 lbs / 200 lbs
  • Payload Capacity: N/A
  • Tow Capacity: 1,650 lbs

Outlander MAX 450/570

Base @ $7,300

No new changes were announced for the 2021 Outlander Max 450/570.

Comes prewired for a winch. Includes steel racks with the LinQ™ quick-attach accessory system and a 2.9 gallon water-resistant rear compartment.

Features 25 in. Carlisle Trail Wolf tires with 1/2 inch wrap around tread for increased traction, while the stiff side walls provide better control especially while cornering. A good overall trail tire for medium – hard trail surfaces.

This Outlander has convertible seating making it easy to convert from a single rider to a 2 Up. Ergonomically designed passenger seat with muti-position hand grips for maximum comfort.

  • Engine (450/570): 427 cc single cylinder / 570 cc V-twin  
  • Horse Power(450/570): 38 hp / 48 hp
  • Transmission: CVT, P/R/N/H/L
  • Suspension:
  • Front: Double A-arm 9 inches travel
  • Rear: Torsional Trailing-Arm Independent (TTI) 8.8 inches travel
  • Tires: 25 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 10.5 inches
  • Front / Rear Rack Capacity: 120 lbs / 240 lbs
  • Payload Capacity: N/A
  • Tow Capacity: 1,300 lbs

Outlander MAX DPS 450/570

Base @ $8,200

No new changes were announced for the 2021 Outlander Max DPS 450/570.

This ATV has all the same great features as the Outlander MAX 450/570 above but with power steering.

The Outlander MAX DPS 450/570 features Tri-Mode Dynamic Power Steering (DPS) while the Outlander Max 450/570 doesn’t have power steering.  


Outlander MAX XT 570

Base @ $9,950

No new changes were announced for the 2021 Outlander Max XT 570.

This version of the Outlander Max features the addition of Tri-Mode Dynamic Power Steering (DPS).

The Max XT 570 comes trail ready with factory standard heavy duty front and rear bumpers, a 3,500 lb winch and handlebar wind deflectors.

  • Engine: 570 cc V-twin  
  • Horse Power : 48 hp
  • Transmission: CVT, P/R/N/H/L
  • Suspension:
  • Front: Double A-arm 9 inches travel
  • Rear: Torsional Trailing-Arm Independent (TTI) 8.8 inches travel
  • Tires: 25 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 10.5 inches
  • Front / Rear Rack Capacity: 120 lbs / 240 lbs
  • Payload Capacity: N/A
  • Tow Capacity: 1,300 lbs

For More Info: CanAm

Photos by CanAm


Arctic Cat Alterra

Arctic Cat Alterra TRV 700

Base @ $10,000

No significant changes were announced for the 2021 Arctic Cat Alterra TRV 700. The only changes made this year are a new color option and a minor redesign to the Alterra graphic.

The Alterra TRV 700 comes factory standard with overmolded plastic front and rear racks and a front bumper. There is a two inch rear receiver hitch and front tow hooks. The racks use Arctic Cats’ proprietary SPEEDLOCK™ system to easily attach accessories.

This Artic Cat is a class leader with 10 inch front and rear travel. More suspension travel = a smoother ride. 

The other 2021 2 person ATVs featured here have front travel in the 8.2 – 9.2 inch range, so the Alterra TRV 700 is clear winner when it comes to front travel. However, the other competitor models are more competitive when it comes to rear travel with ranges from 9.5 – 10.25 inches.

The 700 2 seater quad is built with passenger comfort in mind. The built in passenger seat features comfortable padding, tall back rest, multiple hand grip positions and foot rests.

  • Engine: 695cc single cylinder
  • Horse Power: N/A
  • Transmission: CVT; H/L/N/R/P
  • Suspension:
  • Front: Double A-Arm with 10 inch travel
  • Rear: TDouble A-Arm with 10 inch travel
  • Tires: 25 inches
  • Ground Clearance: 11 inches
  • Front / Rear Rack Capacity: 100 lbs / 200 lbs
  • Payload Capacity: 600 lbs
  • Tow Capacity: 1,050 lbs

For More Info: Arctic Cat Alterra TRV 700

Photos By Arctic Cat


CF Moto

As of late summer 2020, CF Moto has yet to announce their 2021 lineup.

They do offer two passenger ATVs – the CFORCE 600 Touring (Base @ $6,599) and the CFORCE 800 (Base @ $8,600).

You can check out the 2020 CFORCES here: 2 Seat ATV Models Made For Adventure

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