Part of the lineup for Pineer 1000 side-by-side vehicle for this year will be few models with significant upgrades. One of them is 2017 Honda Pioneer 1000-5. Furthermore, this UTV offers additional trims. There will be Limited edition version and Deluxe, with premium equipment. Nevertheless, highlight is on the intelligent all-wheel drive system. None side-by-side model in history used this kind of drive mode. As always, nothing can surprise us from Honda, and same is with this i-4WD. With it, new 1000-5 will improve overall impression and comfort in ride. On the other side, price is going up also.
2017 Honda Pioneer 1000-5 features
The 2017 Honda Pioneer 1000-5 is upgrade on the base 1000 model. For example, upper trim offers electric power steering, which does not exist on standard UTV. Furthermore, there are tilt steering wheel, manual shifting and sport mode available. Deluxe and Limited edition are getting 14-inch wheels instead of 12-inchers. There are also few other features available in LE and Deluxe models, both of 1000 and 1000-5 class. LED lights, paintjob and convertible seating are just few of them. This “QuickFlip” seat is reason why UTV has “5” behind its badge. It is for 5th seating spot.
2017 Honda Pioneer 1000-5 engine
Same engine is making power for entire 1000 lineup. That is a 999 cc mill with parallel-twin feature. So, 2017 Honda Pioneer 1000-5 is using the same Unicam design. This proven system, also used on CRF motorcycles is reliable and durable, making it perfect for off-road ride. New UTV can tow up to 2000 pounds. Also, its hauling capacity is over 1000 lbs. Reduce of the friction helps overall performance. Roller rockers are unique for this lineup, and these bring many benefits. Rubber around engine cuts vibration and noise.
2017 Honda Pioneer 1000-5 prices
Base model of 2017 Honda Pioneer 1000-5 costs around $16,500. Deluxe trim adds $1,000 to it, and Limited edition comes with most equipment on it. So, it is not a surprise that LE side-by-side vehicle costs $21,500. There are also some additional packages raising value of the 1000-5. Most expensive and luxurious is All-weather package with $6,150 price tag on it.