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Kawasaki Motor Corp.The Prairie 400 4x4 is Kawasaki’s flagship ATV and the perfect choice for those who do a lot of stop-and-go work or those who would rather concentrate on scouting the trail ahead than shifting. Its features include a liquid-cooled, 391cc, single over-head cam, 4-valve four-stroke engine and utilizes the Kawasaki Automatic Power-Drive System (KAPS), so no shifting is required once the transmission is placed into High or Low range or reverse.

Prairie 400 4x4The Prairie 400 4x4 ATV combines shaft-driven four-wheel drive with a limited-slip front differential, so steering is made easier while pulling through muddy fields and rocky trails. Other features include dual front disc brakes, MacPherson strut front suspension, and composite cargo racks that can carry nearly 250 pounds of tools or camping gear. Plus, it can tow more than 1,100 pounds.

The Prairie 400 4x4 has a suggested retail price of $6,099. Some of the special features and benefits found on the Prairie 400 4x4 include:

Prairie 400 4x4



Features & Benefits

  • A powerful, liquid-cooled, over-head cam, 4-valve four-stroke engine for smooth, consistent power and long-lasting reliability
  • The Kawasaki Automatic Power-Drive System (KAPS) with High and Low range is fully automatic, so you’re always in the powerband.
  • A high-traction limited-slip front differential for go-anywhere capability and feather-light steering
  • Stout MacPherson strut front suspension for responsive steering and excellent stability under load
  • Hydraulic front disc brakes and a sealed rear drum brake for all-weather stopping power
  • A full-function digital speedometer with odometer, twin trip meters, clock and hour meter for every application—work or play


  • Engine 4-stroke, SOHC single

  • Displacement 391cc

  • Compression ratio 10.2:1

  • Starting system Electric with recoil backup

  • Bore x Stroke 81.0 x 76.0mm

  • Cooling Liquid

  • Carburetion Keihin CVK34

  • Ignition DC-CDI

  • Transmission Kawasaki Automatic Power-drive System (KAPS)

  • with High/Low range plus reverse

  • Final drive Shaft, 4-wheel drive

  • Differential Front, limited slip


  • Frame Double cradle, steel

  • Suspension type, front Dual MacPherson strut

  • Suspension type, rear Swingarm with single shock

  • Suspension adjustments, rear 5-way preload adjustment


  • Wheel travel, front 6.7 inches

  • Wheel travel, rear 7.1 inches

  • Tire, front AT25 x 8-12 tubeless

  • Tire, rear AT25 x 11-10 tubeless

  • Brakes, front, rear Dual hydraulic disc/Single sealed drum

  • Overall length 81.3 in.

  • Overall width 46.9 in.

  • Wheelbase 49.2 in.

  • Ground Clearance (at lowest point) 7.1 in.

  • Seat height 34.2 in.

  • Dry weight 606 lbs.

  • Rack weight limits, F/R 88/154 lbs.

  • Towing capacity 1103 lbs.

  • Fuel capacity 3.7 gallons

  • Instruments Neutral, reverse with water temp warning indicator lamps; digital full-function speedometer with 2 trip meters

  • Lighting Dual headlights with hi/low beam

  • Colors Hunter Green, Firecracker Red

  • Suggested retail price $6,099

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