2022 Polaris Slingshot R Guide

2022 Polaris Slingshot R

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2022 Polaris Slingshot R: IT ALL STARTS HERE.

Introducing the 2022 Polaris Slingshot R…

Make your statement from every direction. The Slingshot R will always draw the crowds with its enhanced, bold paint scheme and the best in features and style. The Slingshot R comes with additional horsepower, paddle shifters (AutoDrive), unparalleled finishes and styling, and Technology Package 3 that features turn-by-turn navigation and connected services. Buckle in and settle for nothing but the best.

The Slingshot R will turn-heads with its enhanced, bold paint scheme, premium features and one-of-a-kind style. The Slingshot R packs the 203-horsepower ProStar engine, Brembo painted front calipers, paddle shifters (AutoDrive only), and the seven-inch touchscreen display powered by RIDE COMMAND with turn-by-turn navigation, connected services, and Apple CarPlay. 2022 R models are available in Pacific Teal Fade and Midnight Storm Fade, in both manual and AutoDrive.

 

 

2022 Polaris Slingshot R Guide Totalmotorcycle.com Key Features

ARRIVE IN YOUR STYLE SLINGSHOT R

Make your statement from every direction. The Slingshot R will always draw the crowds with its enhanced, bold paint scheme and the best in features and style. The Slingshot R comes with 203 horsepower, Brembo® painted front calipers, paddle shifters (AutoDrive), unparalleled finishes and styling, and Technology Package 3 that features turn-by-turn navigation and connected services.

Buckle in and settle for nothing but the best.

  • Manual or AutoDrive Option with Paddle Shifters
  • Prostar 2.0L Engine Delivering 203 HP with Two Drive Modes
  • R Signature Lighting with Interior Accent Lights
  • Vented Sport Hood
  • Premium Multi-Tone Paint with Full Body Graphics
  • Extended Premium Paint Finishes
  • Turn-by-Turn GPS Navigation with Connected Services & Apple CarPlay® Compatibility
  • Sport Interior Package with R Branded Seats
  • Premium Aluminum Wheels with 305mm Rear Tire
  • Brembo® Brake Package

 

MAKE YOUR MARK WITH A NEXT-LEVEL DRIVING EXPERIENCE

New 2022 lineup empowers drivers to make their mark with next level driving experience. Nothing on the road compares. Each one is as unique as its driver. Polaris Slingshot, the show-stopping, adventure-seeking three-wheel vehicle, announces its 2022 model year lineup. Featuring four trim levels and countless accessory options that enhance the drive, style and sound, the 2022 Slingshot lineup offers endless personalization options that empower owners to make their mark.

“There’s no wrong way to enjoy a Slingshot. Whether attracting attention with head-turning styling or escaping for an adventure, nothing on the road allows drivers to make their mark more than a Slingshot,” said Chris Sergeant, Polaris Slingshot Vice President. “We’re excited to bring SLR back to expand the Slingshot lineup and provide our owners even more personalization opportunities with thrilling new factory accessories.”

Fusing style and excitement with limitless personalization opportunities, the 2022 Slingshot lineup empowers drivers to make their mark by defining their ride and choosing their own adventure.

Headlining the 2022 model year news is the reintroduction of the SLR, the all-new Vented Sport Hood, a stylish new Excursion Top, and premium Brembo Brakes.

 

THE NEW 2022 LINEUP FROM POLARIS SLINGSHOT EMPOWERS DRIVERS TO MAKE THEIR MARK WITH A NEXT-LEVEL DRIVING EXPERIENCE

Slingshot’s New 2022 Lineup Enables Drivers to Define Their Own Style & Create Their Own Journey Like Never Before

● Slingshot Bolsters Lineup with Reintroduction of Popular SLR Model
● All-New Vented Sport Hood Adds Aggressive, One-of-a-Kind Styling While Improving Aerodynamics & Cockpit Airflow
● New Excursion Top Provides Owners with a Factory Accessory Option at a Competitive Price Point
● Brembo Brakes Now Standard on R Models & Available as Upgrade Kit for S, SL & SLR

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (December 7, 2021) – Nothing on the road compares. Each one is as unique as its driver. Polaris Slingshot, the show-stopping, adventure-seeking three-wheel vehicle, today announced its 2022 model year lineup. Featuring four trim levels and countless accessory options that enhance the drive, style and sound, the 2022 Slingshot lineup offers endless personalization options that empower owners to make their mark.

“There’s no wrong way to enjoy a Slingshot. Whether attracting attention with head-turning styling or escaping for an adventure, nothing on the road allows drivers to make their mark more than a Slingshot,” said Chris Sergeant, Polaris Slingshot Vice President. “We’re excited to bring SLR back to expand the Slingshot lineup and provide our owners even more personalization opportunities with thrilling new factory accessories.”

Fusing style and excitement with limitless personalization opportunities, the 2022 Slingshot lineup empowers drivers to make their mark by defining their ride and choosing their own adventure. Headlining the 2022 model year news is the reintroduction of the SLR, the all-new Vented Sport Hood, a stylish new Excursion Top, and premium Brembo Brakes.

 

New for 2022

  • An all-new Vented Sport Hood that adds aggressive, one-of-a-kind styling while improving aerodynamics and cockpit airflow via vented fenders and hood scoop.
  • A New Excursion Top expands Slingshot’s accessory top offerings with a competitive price of $1,800. The new Excursion Top has an integrated tooless install and removal soft top with improved driver headroom and visibility.
  • Brembo Brakes provide unrivaled stopping power. The four-piston Brembo brakes are stock on all 2022 R models and available as an upgrade kit for all other models.

 

 

 

2022 Polaris Slingshot R Guide Totalmotorcycle.com Features and Benefits

STYLE TO DEMAND ATTENTION

Flex your superior taste and style with two-tone or tri-tone premium paint schemes that leave no surface forgotten.

 

UNIQUE WILL LOOK GOOD ON YOU

Make cool look easy with hood styling that offers unique and aggressive finishes. Improves aerodynamics and cockpit airflow.

 

BLACK GOES WITH EVERYTHING

Premium blacked-out wheels that deliver outstanding performance and project distinctive style with their custom-machined surface and gloss black finish.

 

CONNECT TO MORE THAN THE OPEN ROAD

Modern tech-infused throughout — the 7” display powered by RIDE COMMAND, GPS navigation, connected services, stage 2 Rockford Fosgate® audio, and Apple CarPlay® enhance your adventure wherever you go.

 

YOU CONTROL THE ACTION

Bring the ride to your fingertips with high-performance paddle shifters, providing you with complete control of your shift points.

 

STYLE AND PROTECTION IN ONE

The tinted windscreen keeps you safe from road debris without sacrificing looks. An ideal height to buffer you from wind without interfering with sightlines.

 

 

 

2022 Polaris Slingshot R Guide – Totalmotorcycle.com Specifications/Technical Details
US MSRP Price: Manual – $32499, $32799 (California); Autodrive $34499, $34799 (California) USD
Canada MSRP Price: Manual – $40999; Autodrive $43499 CDN CDN
Europe/UK MSRP Price: £ NA GBP (On The Road inc 20% Vat)

AUTODRIVE

POWERTRAIN AND PERFORMANCE
0-60 MPH4.9 Seconds
Bore x Stroke93 mm x 73.5 mm
Compression Ratio11.5:1
Displacement1,997 cc
Engine TypeProstar 2.0L 4 Cylinder
Fuel SystemMultiport Injected
Fuel Type91 octane or higher
Peak Lateral Grip1.02 g
Peak Power203 HP at 8,250 RPM
Peak Torque144 ft-lbs at 6,500 RPM
Power to Weight Ratio8.2 lb/hp
Rev Limit (RPM)8,500 RPM
Top SpeedLimited to 125 MPH
Valve TrainDOHC
DIMENSIONS / CAPACITIES
Curb Weight1,663 lb (754 kg)
Fuel Capacity9.77 gal (37.1 L)
Ground Clearance5.4 in (137 mm)
Max Wet Weight1,749 lb (793 kg)
Overall Vehicle Height51.9 in (1,318 mm)
Overall Vehicle Length149.6 in (3,800 mm)
Overall Vehicle Width77.9 in (1,980 mm)
Track Width69.1 in (1,755 mm)
Wheelbase105 in (2,667 mm)
BRAKES
Anti lock Braking SystemStandard
Front Brake RotorsVented cast iron rotor 339 mm diameter
Front CalipersBrembo Aluminum 4 piston
Rear Brake RotorsVented cast iron, 298 mm diameter
Rear CalipersAluminum 1 piston
SPECIFICATIONS
Battery30AH, 12V, 400 CCA
Center Brake LightLED
Front Lower Accent LightsLED
Front Upper Accent LightsLED
GaugesDual Sweep LED Backlit Gauge with Configurable LCD Display
HeadlightLED High & Low Beam
Indicator LightsLED
Interior LED Accent LightsBi-Color LED
License Plate LightLED
Main Brake LightsLED
Power Steering SystemVariable Speed Sensitive Electronic Power Steering 2.0
Steering ActuationRack-and-pinion
Steering Turns2.5 Turns
Turn SignalsLED
TIRES AND WHEELS
Front Tire Size225 / 45R18
Front Tire TypeKenda SS-799
Front Wheel Size18x7.5
Front Wheel TypeAluminum
Rear Tire Size305 / 30R20
Rear Tire TypeKenda SS-799
Rear Wheel Size20x11.0
Rear Wheel TypeAluminum
TRANSMISSION
Bevel Drive Ratio2.824:1
Clutch TypeDry, Single Plate, Hydraulically Actuated
Final Drive Ratio1.771:1
Final Drive TypeCarbon Fiber Reinforced Belt, 30 mm x 145 T
Gear Ratio (1st)3.251:1
Gear Ratio (2nd)1.955:1
Gear Ratio (3rd)1.310:1
Gear Ratio (4th)1.000:1
Gear Ratio (5th)0.753:1
Gear Shift Pattern (Manual)N/A
Reverse Gear Ratio3.180:1
Shock AbsorberRevised Twin Tube Gas Charged Coil Overs
Suspension TypeIndependent, Double Wishbone with Forged Aluminum Control Arms
Transmission TypeHydraulically Actuated Automated Manual (AutoDrive) 5 Speed Synchromesh w/ Reverse
FEATURES AND WARRANTY
12v DC Outlets2
Apple CarPlay®Standard
Audio SystemStage 2 Audio: Rockford Fosgate® 100w Audio System, Automatic Volume Control, & Plug & Play Expandable Amplifier
Color OptionsPacific Teal Fade, Midnight Storm Fade, Volt Orange Fade, Liquid Lime Fade
Connected ServicesStandard with 1 Year Coverage
Cruise ControlStandard
ESC (Electronic Stability Control)Standard
Factory Warranty2 Years, Unlimited Miles
IgnitionProximity Key with Keyless Start
InfotainmentTechnology Package 3: 7” Ride Command Display w/ Multi-Touch, Apple CarPlay, Turn-By-Turn Navigation, Connected Services, and Bluetooth & USB Phone Connectivity, & Back-up Camera
Integrated Steering Wheel ControlsStandard
Interior Trim ColorGloss Black
Leather Wrapped Steering WheelStandard
Paddle ShiftersStandard
Passive Security SystemStandard
Steering Wheel Accent StitchingTurbo Silver Euro Stitch
Steering Wheel MaterialsSmooth & Perforated Full-Grain Leather
Traction ControlStandard
Turn by Turn NavigationStandard with 1 Year of Map Updates
USB Ports2
Vehicle Drive ModesStandard
Vehicle Hill HoldStandard
Windscreen7.5 in. Standard Height Tinted

 

MANUAL

POWERTRAIN AND PERFORMANCE
0-60 MPH4.9 Seconds
Bore x Stroke93 mm x 73.5 mm
Compression Ratio11.5:1
Displacement1,997 cc
Engine TypeProstar 2.0L 4 Cylinder
Fuel SystemMultiport Injected
Fuel Type91 octane or higher
Peak Lateral Grip1.02 g
Peak Power203 HP at 8,250 RPM
Peak Torque144 ft-lbs at 6,500 RPM
Power to Weight Ratio8.1 lb/hp
Rev Limit (RPM)8,500 RPM
Top SpeedLimited to 125 MPH
Valve TrainDOHC
DIMENSIONS / CAPACITIES
Curb Weight1,651 lb (749 kg)
Fuel Capacity9.77 gal (37.1 L)
Ground Clearance5.4 in (137 mm)
Max Wet Weight1,749 lb
Overall Vehicle Height51.9 in (1,318 mm)
Overall Vehicle Length149.6 in (3,800 mm)
Overall Vehicle Width77.9 in (1,980 mm)
Track Width69.1 in (1,755 mm)
Wheelbase105 in (2,667 mm)
BRAKES
Anti lock Braking SystemStandard
Front Brake RotorsVented cast iron rotor 339 mm diameter
Front CalipersBrembo Aluminum 4 piston
Rear Brake RotorsVented cast iron, 298 mm diameter
Rear CalipersAluminum 1 piston
SPECIFICATIONS
Battery30AH, 12V, 400 CCA
Center Brake LightLED
Front Lower Accent LightsLED
Front Upper Accent LightsLED
GaugesDual Sweep LED Backlit Gauge with Configurable LCD Display
HeadlightLED High & Low Beam
Indicator LightsLED
Interior LED Accent LightsBi-Color LED
License Plate LightLED
Main Brake LightsLED
Power Steering SystemVariable Speed Sensitive Electronic Power Steering 2.0
Steering ActuationRack-and-pinion
Steering Turns2.5 Turns
Turn SignalsLED
TIRES AND WHEELS
Front Tire Size225 / 45R18
Front Tire TypeKenda SS-799
Front Wheel Size18x7.5
Front Wheel TypeAluminum
Rear Tire Size305 / 30R20
Rear Tire TypeKenda SS-799
Rear Wheel Size20x11.0
Rear Wheel TypeAluminum
TRANSMISSION
Bevel Drive Ratio2.824:1
Clutch TypeDry, Single Plate, Hydraulically Actuated
Final Drive Ratio1.771:1
Final Drive TypeCarbon Fiber Reinforced Belt, 30 mm x 145 T
Gear Ratio (1st)3.251:1
Gear Ratio (2nd)1.955:1
Gear Ratio (3rd)1.310:1
Gear Ratio (4th)1.000:1
Gear Ratio (5th)0.753:1
Gear Shift Pattern (Manual)H
Reverse Gear Ratio3.180:1
Shock AbsorberRevised Twin Tube Gas Charged Coil Overs
Suspension TypeIndependent, Double Wishbone with Forged Aluminum Control Arms
Transmission Type5 Speed Manual Synchromesh with Reverse
FEATURES AND WARRANTY
12v DC Outlets2
Apple CarPlay®Standard
Audio SystemStage 2 Audio: Rockford Fosgate® 100w Audio System, Automatic Volume Control, & Plug & Play Expandable Amplifier
Color OptionsPacific Teal Fade, Midnight Storm Fade, Volt Orange Fade, Liquid Lime Fade
Connected ServicesStandard with 1 Year Coverage
Cruise ControlStandard
ESC (Electronic Stability Control)Standard
Factory Warranty2 Years, Unlimited Miles
IgnitionProximity Key with Keyless Start
Infotainment / DisplayTechnology Package 3: 7” Ride Command Display w/ Multi-Touch, Apple CarPlay, Turn-By-Turn Navigation, Connected Services, and Bluetooth & USB Phone Connectivity, & Back-up Camera
Integrated Steering Wheel ControlsStandard
Interior Trim ColorGloss Black
Leather Wrapped Steering WheelStandard
Paddle ShiftersN/A
Passive Security SystemStandard
Steering Wheel Accent StitchingTurbo Silver Euro Stitch
Steering Wheel MaterialsSmooth & Perforated Full-Grain Leather
Traction ControlStandard
Turn by Turn NavigationStandard with 1 Year of Map Updates
USB Ports2
Vehicle Drive ModesStandard
Vehicle Hill HoldStandard
Windscreen7.5 in. Standard Height Tinted

 

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