John Deere RSX850i Gator Utility Vehicle

John Deere RSX850i Gator Utility Vehicle

Features & Specs

  • First motorcycle engine in a Recreational Utility Vehicle
  • Four-wheel independent suspension
  • Full-locking, true 4WD system
  • Automotive-style four-wheel hydraulic disk brakes
Top Speed: 85 km/h
Engine: 839-cc, v-twin, four valves
Cylinders: 2 cylinders, 4 valves per cylinder
Horsepower: 46.2 kW (62-hp*)


It's a whole new species of Gator. 

With its 46.2 kW (62-hp*), v-twin engine, 85 km/h top speed, true 4-wheel-drive, fully independent multi-link suspension, 181 kg dumping cargo box, and high-performance styling, the Gator RSX is able to perform in any environment and turn heads doing it.



Type 4-cycle gas, V-twin, Closed loop Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) - 4 valves per cylinder
Displacement 839 cc
Power 46.2 kW62 hp
Cooling system Liquid


Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with clutch enclosure
Final drive High, Low, Neutral, Reverse, shaft drive to spool final drive
Four wheel drive True locking 4WD with electronic locking front differential
Traction assist Locked final drive
Descent control Equipped
Maximum traveling speed 0-85 High Forward, 0-48 Low Forward, 0-24 Reverse km/h0-53 High Forward, 0-30 Low Forward, 0-15 Reverse mph


Front Fully independent dual A-Arm; anti-roll bar; Fox monotube or piggyback coil over shocks, 9 in. (228.6 mm) travel
Rear Independent multi-link semi-trailing arm; anti-roll bar; Fox monotube or piggyback coil over shocks, 9 in. (228.6 mm) travel


Type Front/Rear hydraulic disc with twin piston calipers
Park brake Automotive-style foot-actuated mechanical park brake system

Tires / Wheels

Front 25x8-12 Ancla M-T 4-ply rating (Extreme Terrain) steel wheels; Optional 26x8-14 Maxxis Bighorn 2.0 4-ply rating on various color alloys
Rear 25x10-12 Ancla M-T 4-ply rating (Extreme Terrain) steel wheels; Optional 26x10-14 Maxxis Bighorn 2.0 4-ply rating on various color alloys

Dimensions / Capacities

Wheelbase 1950 mm72.8 in.
Dry weight 648 kg1430 lb
Length 2921 with bumper mm115 with bumper in.
Width 1435 mm56.5 in.
Height 1867 mm73.5 in.
Tread centers 1220 mm48 in.
Ground clearance 105 in.
Fuel capacity 28 L7.4 U.S. gal.
Cargo box dimensions 82 L x 120.9 W x 29.7 D cm32.3 L x 47.6 W x 11.7 D in.
Cargo box capacity (weight) 181 kg400 lb
Payload capacity 363 kg800 lb
Towing capacity 544 kg1200 lb
Hitch Front: Optional 2-in. receiver with recovery loops Rear: Standard 2-in. receiver


Color Green/Yellow, Olive/Black, REALTREE HARDWOODS HD Camo
Power steering ---
Battery / Alternator / Power port 340 CCA450 W12 VDC standard outlet
Instrumentation Digital instrument cluster displays system diagnostic light, engine oil pressure light, park brake light, seat belt indicator light, fuel level, 4WD indicator, vehicle speed/rpm, coolant temperature, odometer, battery indicator, hour meter, and clock
Storage 2 cupholders, sealed underhood, glovebox, center console
Seating Deluxe high back bucket seats with optional high performance sport seats
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