2014 Can-Am Outlander XT

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The 2014 Can-Am Outlander XT is an extreme off roader designed for those who love to venture into the wild and need a reliable four wheel partner.

The 2014 Can-Am Outlander XT is equipped with Tri-Mode Dynamic Power Steering (DPS), a 3,000 lb winch, heavy duty bumpers, a Digitally Encoded Security System (D.E.S.S.) and is available with a choice of four liquid cooled, V- Twin, SOHC, engines – 46-hp Rotax 500, 62-hp Rotax 650, 71-hp Rotax 800R, or 82-hp Rotax 1000. The engines are paired with CVT automatic transmissions and are fed by 5.4 Gallons fuel tanks.

The ride quality is kept in check by a torsional trailing ARM independent (TTI) rear suspension and a double A-ARM front suspension with Dive-Control.

As far as prices are concerned, the Can-Am Outlander XT is offered with a base price of $7,849 for the entry-level model.

Hit the jump for more information on the 2014 Can-Am Outlander XT.

Overview

Can-Am Outlander XT

Expand your off-road capabilities with added features – and added value. Get equipped with Tri-Mode Dynamic Power Steering (DPS), a 3,000-lb winch, and heavy-duty front and rear bumpers.

2014 Can-Am Outlander XT Key Features:

Can-Am Outlander XT

• Rotax V-Twin Engine Options

• Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)

• Industry-Leading Power-to-Weight Ratio

• 625-W Magneto

• Dual-Room Air Box

• Large 5.4-Gal Fuel Tank

• Surrounding Spar Technology (SST) G2 Frame

• Torsional Trailing ARM Independent (TTI) Rear Suspension

• Double A-ARM Front Suspension With Dive-Control

• Tri-Mode Dynamic Power Steering (DPS)

• Visco-Lok Qe Auto-Locking Front Differential

• 12" Cast-Alumunium Wheels With Carlisle Tires

• Multipurpose Racks With Linq Quick-Attach

• 5.6 Gal (21.4 L) Rear Storage

• Digitally Encoded Security System (D.E.S.S.)

• 230-W Headlights

• 3,000-LB Warn Winch

• Heavy-Duty Front & Rear Bumpers

2014 Can-Am Outlander XT Features and Benefits:

Can-Am Outlander XT

Performance:

Category-Leading Performance
Available in a 46-hp Rotax 500, 62-hp Rotax 650, 71-hp Rotax 800R, or 82-hp Rotax 1000 liquid-cooled V-Twin engine, with four valves per cylinder and single overhead camshafts, the signature Can-Am engine lineup offers unmatched power for a true performance edge.

Always in the Right Gear
Continuously Variable Transmission means the drive shaft is always in the right gear. For ease of use, you can count on the engine braking feature to help slow you down when going downhill.

Performance Edge
Every Can-Am® is built with a Rotax® engine, featuring best-in-class power and industry leading power-to-weight ratio. Unmatched power provides a performance edge and delivers superior fuel efficiency.

Strong Power Output
This package provides a more powerful magneto with 625 W of power output.

Cleaner Air to the Engine
The new air box has been reconfigured and placed at a higher, more centralized location for filtering and processing air. The no-tools air box features a dual-room design, capturing dirty air in one portion of the box and clean air in the other before sending it to the engine.

Large Capacity
Ride longer and get the job done with the large-capacity fuel tank.

Handling:

More Efficient Design
The next-generation, industry-exclusive SST G2 frame with Geometric Contact Control. The more efficient welded-steel frame incorporates new processes and updated geometry for increased structural integrity, improved durability, and precision handling.

Eliminates Scrub and Camber Changes
The only independent rear suspension that eliminates scrub and camber changes, meaning the wheels pivot up and down rather than in a butterfly motion. This ensures the vehicle moves only in the direction you point it. Reconfigured for improved traction and optimal transfer of power to the ground.

Better Steering Feel
Includes dive-control geometry for better cornering and vehicle-braking dynamics. The use of a shortened spindle, along with anti-kickback geometry, provide a better steering feel. The 9-in suspension travel increases trail comfort and aggressive riding capability.

Steering Assistance
The Tri-Mode DPS™ features three selectable modes (MIN, MED, and MAX) of steering depending on rider preference. It is designed to offer less assist at high speed and more assist at low speed. Direct Link technology ensures fast response and less kickback. Also comes with Visco-Lok† QE.

Better Control
All DPS-equipped models have Visco-Lok† QE, which has all the features and benefits of the standard quick-engagement Visco-Lok† differential, but with an even quicker engagement point. This differential, unlike some competitors’ differentials, does not have a speed limiter.

Smooth Ride
12-in cast-aluminum wheels with machined finish. The centerless design reduces unsprung weight and offers improved strength. The 26-in, 3-ply Carlisle ACT tires feature a tread pattern that is aggressive enough to tackle tough terrain, yet provide a smooth ride.

Design:

Can-Am Outlander XT

Easy On, Easy Off
Redesigned cargo racks offer more convenience, durability, versatility, and cargo hauling capacity. Reinforced composite racks offer an integrated anti-skid surface and elevated ridge. Predetermined “cutouts” for use with Can-Am’s exclusive LinQ accessory system. Combined rack capacity of 300 lb.

Convenient Storage
A huge 5.7-gallon (21.4L) water-resistant rear storage box offers industry-leading cargo capacity and is located beneath the rear cargo rack. The more convenient location means riders can access the water-resistant, sealed storage box even when the rear cargo rack is loaded.

Exclusive Anti-Theft System
The exclusive D.E.S.S.™ anti-theft system prevents your ATV from starting unless a coded microchip in the key matches a code embedded in the engine control module – so only you can start your vehicle.

Lighting the Way
The most lighting output of any ATV in the industry. Restyled headlights honor the Can-Am heritage while offering enhanced visibility for trail riding. On high beam, the twin 60-W projectors and dual 55-W reflectors give the Outlander 230 W of visual clarity.

Powerful Winch
This powerful 3,000-lb (1,361 kg) capacity factory-installed winch is equipped with a wired remote control that neatly stows in the underside of the ATV’s front storage compartment cover.

Added Protection
The front and rear bumpers are factory installed and are covered by a factory warranty. The added protection gives peace of mind in rugged conditions.

Specifications

ENGINE VERSION500650800R1000
ENGINE TYPEV-twin, liquid-cooled, SOHC, 8-valve (4-valve / cyl)V-twin, liquid-cooled, SOHC, 8-valve (4-valve / cyl)V-twin, liquid-cooled, SOHC, 8-valve (4-valve / cyl)V-twin, liquid-cooled, SOHC, 8-valve (4-valve / cyl)
DISPLACEMENT499.6 cc649.6 cc799.9 cc976 cc
BORE & STROKE82 x 47 mm82 x 62 mm91 x 62 mm91 x 75 mm
EFI SYSTEM / CARBURETOR46 mm Throttle Body, 2 Siemens† VDO injectors
STARTING SYSTEM TRANSMISSIONCVT, sub-transmission with high, low, park, neutral & reverse. Standard engine braking Electric
DRIVE TRAIN*Selectable 2WD / 4WD shaft driven with Visco-Lok‡ auto-locking front differential
FRAMESurrounding Spar Technology (SST) G2
FRONT SUSPENSION TYPE / SHOCKS*Double A-arm
FRONT SUSPENSION TRAVEL*9 in. (22.9 cm)
REAR SUSPENSION TYPE / SHOCKS*Torsional Trailing arm Independent (TTI)
REAR SUSPENSION TRAVEL*9.3 in. (23.6 cm)
FRONT BRAKE Dual214 mm ventilated disc brakes with hydraulic twin-piston calipers
REAR BRAKE Single214 mm ventilated disc brake with hydraulic twin-piston caliper
TIRES / FRONT*Carlisle† Badland 26 x 8 x 12 in. (66 x 20.3 x 30.5 cm)
TIRES / REAR*Carlisle Badland 26 x 10 x 12 in. (66 x 25.4 x 30.5 cm)
WHEELS*Steel BlackSteel BlackSteel BlackCast-aluminum
DRY WEIGHT*713 lb (324 kg)726 lb (329 kg)729 lb (331 kg)759 lb (345 kg) * (DPS package)
L X W X H (IN)*86 x 46 x 44 in.
L X W X H (CM)*218.4 x 116.8 x 111.8 cm
WHEELBASE SEAT HEIGHT*34.5 in. (87.7 cm)51 in. (129.5 cm)
GROUND CLEARANCE*11 in. (27.9 cm)
TOWING CAPACITY1,300 lb (590 kg)
RACK CAPACITY Front:100 lb (45 kg)
Rear: 200 lb (90 kg)
STORAGE Rear:5.7 gal (21.4 L)
FUEL CAPACITY5.4 gal (20.5 L)
INSTRUMENTATION*Multifunction digital LCD gauge: Speedometer, tachometer (bar graph RPM, bottom bar numerical RPM), odometer, trip & hour meters, diagnostic center, gear position, engine hour meter, 4 x 4 indicator, temperature and engine lights, fuel gauge, clock, auto shut off
ANTI-THEFT SYSTEMDigitally Encoded Security System (D.E.S.S.™)
ELECTRICALPrewired for winch
LIGHTING230-W from twin 60-W projectors and dual 55-W reflectors with tail light / brake light
DC OUTLETLighter type in console, standard connector in the back (15-A)
PACKAGE FEATURESXT™ package:
• Tri-Mode Dynamic Power Steering (DPS)
• Visco-Lok QE
• 12-in. cast-aluminum wheels with machined finish
• 26-in. Carlisle ACT radial tires
• 3,000-lb (1,361 kg) WARN† winch with roller fairlead, wired remote control and integrated remote storage
• Heavy-duty front and rear bumpers
• Handlebar wind deflectors
• 625-W magneto
• Industry-exclusive NEXT G-1 Vista† Camo color option
• Pure Magnesium Metallic painted plastic color option
FACTORY WARRANTY6 months limited warranty
EXTENDED WARRANTYB.E.S.T. available from 12 to 36 months
BASE PRICE$7,849

*Base Model Specification


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