The 550 INDY® snowmobile is a great value for recreational trail riders. Its PRO-RIDE™ Chassis and 550 fan cooled engine provide a fun ride with precise handling.
PRO-RIDE™ Chassis: The INDY® is built on the proven PRO-RIDE™ Chassis that is 300% stiffer for precise, intuitive handling. The ideal choice for a nimble handling sled that’s fun to ride.
Race-Proven Front Suspension: Lighter steering, sharper cornering. Developed in conjunction with the Polaris Racing program. Its performance and durability were proven in extensive on- and off-track testing.
INDY® Coupled Rear Suspension: Legendary performance from the ride and handling experts. This proven design provides great ride quality in a conventional coupled design
550 Fan Engine: Proven, dependable two-stroke engine with NiCaSil-lined cylinders provides trail cruising power in a lightweight package.
CVTech Powerbloc 50/Invance Clutching: All INDY® models powered by the Polaris 550 fan-cooled engine use the new CVTech Powerbloc 50 drive clutch paired with the Invance driven clutch. This clutching delivers smooth engagement, enhanced low-speed drivability and quieter operation. These durable clutches have a maintenance-free design and are easy to tune while installed on the sled.
Lighter Weight: The 550 INDY® is 50 lbs. lighter with the PRO-RIDE™ chassis.
INDY® PRO-RIDE™ Seat: A wider surface right where a rider plants for seated riding provides enhanced comfort during long days on the snow, and the seat design allows easy transition between seated and standing positions.
Handlebar & Steering Post Angle: INDY® 550 design - 15 degree flatter steering post angle developed for sitdown and standup riding comfort and flexibility.
Fuel Capacity (Litres): 11.5 / 43.5
Overall Height (in./mm.): 48 / 122
Overall Width (in./mm.): 48 / 122
Person Capacity: 1
Ski Center Distance (in./cm.): 42.5 / 108
Estimated Dry Weight (pounds/kg): 422 / 191.4
Overall Length (in./mm.): 114 / 289
Engine & Drivetrain
Disc Brake Type: RMK® Hydraulic
Drive System Type: Chaincase
Drive/Driven Clutch: CVTech PowerBloc50 / Invance
Fuel System: Carbureted
Engine Type/Cooling: Fan Cooled
Cylinders-Displacement (cc): 2 - 544
Bore x Stroke (mm): 73 x 65
Front Shocks: RydeFX® MPV
Front Suspension: PRO-RIDE™
Front Track Shock: RydeFX® MPV
Front Travel (in./cm.): 7.1 / 18
Rear Suspension: INDY®
Rear Track Shock: RydeFX® MPV
Rear Travel (in./cm.): 13.9 / 35.3
Ski Type: PRO-STEER
Track Width/Length/Height (in.): 15 x 121 x .91 Shockwave
12v Outlet: Accessory
Color / Graphics: Indy Red
Electric Start: Option / Accessory
Fuel Gauge: Mechanical
Hand & Thumb Warmers: Standard Adjustable
Heated Passenger Grips: N/A
Rear Rack/Tow Hitch: Accessory
Seat Type: INDY® PRO-RIDE™
Security System: N/A
Storage System: Accessory
Temp/Low Oil Light: Low Oil Light
Windshield: PRO-RIDE™ Mid 14.5", Clear
Handlebar Type: Standard One Piece
Riser Type: 3.5" (89mm) Fixed
Professional rider on a closed course. Polaris recommends that all snowmobile riders take a training course. Do not attempt maneuvers beyond your capability. Always wear a helmet and other safety apparel. Never drink and ride.