The Polaris Slingshot is a low-sitting, open-air vehicle that is in the style of a vintage roadster. Some models have no windshield at all while others have a medium-height screen that keeps bugs and debris from blowing into your eyes. With two wheels in the front and one in the back, this vehicle has a wide forward footprint and is a blast to maneuver around tight turns.
Operating a Slingshot Polaris is no different than operating any manual transmission vehicle.
With a GM Eco Tec DOHC 16-valve inline-4 2.4-liter engine that gets 173 horsepower and 166 pound-feet of torque, this motorcycle 3 wheels has all of the power that you could possibly need. The Polaris Slingshot top speed of 130 mph ensures non-stop exhilaration from the moment that you leave until the moment that you arrive. Polaris Slingshot 0-60 in just 4.6 seconds and 0-100 in just over 12 seconds. In test drives, Polaris Slingshot MPG averaged around 36, which is quite good.
Some additional Slingshot specs include:
✓ Premium 18′′ cast aluminum front wheels and 20′′ cast aluminum rear wheel
✓ Available in Red Pearl, Black Pearl and Turbo Grey
✓ Waterproof seat with all-in-one molded headrest
✓ Rear-wheel drive
✓ Front engine
✓ Three storage compartments plus a glove box
✓ Six premium speakers, USB port and Bluetooth integration
✓ Manual five-speed transmission
✓ 4.3-inch LCD screen
✓ Backup camera
✓ Open cockpit
✓ Three-point belts
✓ Forged aluminum roll hoops