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2018 Can-Am Defender HD8 XT Specs

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The 2018 Can-Am Defender HD8 XT is a UTV Style ATV equipped with an 799.9cc, Liquid Cooled, V Twin, SOHC, 4-Stroke Engine and a Continuously Variable (CVT) Transmission. It has a Selectable 4X2 / 4X4 driveline.

The Defender HD8 XT has a Independent Double A-Arm Front Suspension with 10 inches of travel while the Independent Rear Suspension has 10 inches of travel. The Defender HD8 XT has Front Dual Hydraulic Disc Brakes and Rear Dual Hydraulic Disc Brakes.

The Defender HD8 XT was introduced in 2016 and is Upgraded for 2018. It includes a 6 month Limited warranty.

2018 Can-Am Defender HD8 XT
MSRP: $15,699 Monthly Payment*: $262

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SPECIFICATIONS (VIEW ALL SPECS)

Manufacturer Can-Am
Model Defender
Year 2018
Class UTV
Country of Origin USA
MSRP $15,699
Misc
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age 16
Generic Type (Primary) UTV
Manufacturer Country USA
Manufacturer Type Utility
Engine
Cylinders 2
Engine Stroke 4-Stroke
Displacement (cc) 799.9
Valve Configuration SOHC
Starter Electric
Engine Type V Twin
Cooling Liquid
Compression Ratio
Seat Specifications
Number Of Seats 3
Seat Height (in)
Dimensions
Width (in) 62
Height (in) 78
Ground Clearance (in) 11
Wheelbase (in) 83
Weight
Towing Capacity (lbs) 2000
Capacities
Fuel Capacity (gal) 10.6
Transmission
Number Of Speeds
Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Reverse Yes
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel) Gear
Front Suspension
Front Travel (in) 10
Front Suspension Type Independent Double A-Arm
Price
Warranty (Months) 6
Warranty (Condition) Limited
Rear Suspension
Rear Travel (in) 10
Rear Tire (Full Spec) Maxxis Bighorn 2.0 27 x 11-14
Front Tire (Full Spec) Maxxis Bighorn 2.0 27 x 9-14
Brakes
Front Brake Type Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type Dual Hydraulic Disc
Driveline
Driveline Type Selectable 4X2 / 4X4
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KEY DIFFERENTIATORS

The base price of the 2018 Can-Am Defender HD8 XT ATV is $15699. This is $1059.42 less expensive than its competition.

 

The V Twin engine in the 2018 Can-Am Defender HD8 XT ATV has a displacement of 800 cc which is 9.54% less than its competition.

 

The 2018 Can-Am Defender HD8 XT ATV weighs 1558 lbs which is 8.93% less than other UTV models.

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