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HONDA'S
FOURTRAX FOREMAN S

Model Year 2000

The versatile FourTrax Foreman S provides exceptional comfort and utility and is equipped with the largest engine ever offered in a Honda ATV.

FourTrax Foreman S




Engine

Chassis/Suspension
Additional Features
Available Accessories
Specifications

 
Features & Benefits


Engine

  • Powerful, rugged, OHV air-cooled 432.6cc engine—the largest-displacement engine ever in a Honda ATV—is longitudinally mounted for improved drivetrain efficiency.

  • Overhead-valve design offers a wide, easy-to-use powerband and compact engine dimensions.

  • Rubber-cushion engine mounting and gear-driven counterbalancer reduce vibration.

  • ATV-mounted carburetor electric heater system improves drivability and ensures smooth operation in cold conditions.

  • Snorkel-type air intake system is specially designed for water crossings.

  • Closed crankcase vent system safeguards against engine oil contamination.

  • USDA-qualified spark arrester/muffler is constructed of stainless steel.

  • Super-heavy-duty automatic clutch with a low, 1750-rpm engagement point for excellent drivability and towing capacity.

  • Five-speed transmission with reverse includes an ultra-low first gear.

  • Full-time four-wheel-drive.

  • Maintenance-free shaft drive with limited-slip front differential routes power directly from the longitudinally mounted engine without inefficient directional changes.

  • Convenient electric starter, with auxiliary recoil starter and an internal automatic decompression system.

  • Wet sump with large, 3-quart capacity.

  • High-flow oil cooler with cooling fan helps control engine temperatures.

  • DC CD ignition with electronic advance for excellent performance and reliability.

  • Powerful, 310-watt AC generator.


Chassis/Suspension

  • Independent double-wishbone front suspension uses Showa shock absorbers to give 5.9 inches of travel.

  • Steel swingarm and dual Showa rear shock absorbers give 5.9 inches of travel.

  • Rugged, large-diameter, 25 x 8-12 front, 25 x 10-12 rear tires provide added ground clearance while maintaining precise handling.

  • Steering mechanism design features light effort and a tight turning radius of 11.5 feet.

  • Dual sealed front hydraulic drum brakes and sealed rear mechanical drum.

  • Standard over-fenders give excellent mud protection.

  • Tires designed especially for the Foreman S provide excellent traction and durability.


Additional Features

  • Large cargo racks front and rear allow payloads of 66 and 132 pounds respectively.

  • Heavy-duty trailer hitch with towing capacity of 850 pounds.

  • Large, lightweight plastic fuel tank with 3.2-gallon capacity.

  • Fuel gauge is standard equipment.

  • Unique rear-opening storage compartment allows access when rack is loaded.

  • Triple-headlight system with single 45-watt upper light and dual 25-watt lower lights.

  • Multi-function LCD digital meter is compact, tough and waterproof, featuring large readouts for speedometer, odometer, resettable tripmeter, and hourmeter/ clock. Meter housing includes LED lights for reverse, neutral, and oil temperature warning indicators.

  • Waterproof accessory socket provides 12-volt, 10-amp power with a built-in temperature-type fuse.

  • Reusable foam air filter.

  • Uniquely designed floorboards, a Honda first, allow the rider's feet to grip the footrests while keeping mud and debris off of the rider's feet.

  • Thickly padded seat provides all-day comfort.

  • Constant-velocity-joint boot guards help prevent damage to boot covers.

  • Maintenance-free battery.

  • Durable, comfortable, easy-to-use controls.

  • Keyed ignition switch for added security.

  • Large mud flaps keep dirt and debris off of the rider.

  • Triple skidplates.

  • Easy-to-use parking brake.

  • Top-mounted choke lever for simple operation.

  • Handlebar switches, controls and warning labels use internationally approved ISO graphic symbols.

  • Standard tool kit includes a tire pressure gauge.

  • G.V.W.R. is 1078 pounds.

  • Assembled in Timmonsville, South Carolina.

  • Transferable six-month limited warranty.


Available Accessories

  • Flag kit.

  • Work stand.

Specifications

  • Model TRX450S

  • Engine Type 432.6cc air-cooled OHV longitudinally mounted
    single-cylinder four-stroke

  • Bore and Stroke 90mm x 68mm

  • Carburetion 32mm CV

  • Ignition DC CD ignition with electronic advance

  • Starter Electric with auxiliary recoil

  • Clutch Automatic

  • Transmission Five-speed with reverse and ultra-low first gear

  • Driveline Direct front and rear drive-shafts with limited-slip front differential

  • Suspension
    Front: Independent double-wishbone; 5.9 inches travel
    Rear: Swingarm with dual shocks; 5.9 inches travel

  • Brakes
    Front: Dual sealed hydraulic drum
    Rear: Sealed drum

  • Tires
    Front: 25 x 8-12
    Rear: 25 x 10-12

  • Length 77.2 inches

  • Width 45.5 inches

  • Height 45.0 inches

  • Seat Height 33.8 inches

  • Ground Clearance 7.7 inches

  • Wheelbase 50.0 inches

  • Turning Radius 11.5 feet

  • Dry Weight 573.2 pounds

  • Fuel Capacity 3.2 gallons, including 0.7-gallon reserve

  • Colors Olive, Yellow, Red

RECOMMENDED FOR RIDERS
16 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.


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