The 2016 Honda Pioneer 1000 is a top model from the UTV lineup of this highly reputable Japanese manufacturer. This company makes various kinds of vehicles, and pretty much all of them are just excellent. UTV’s are not exception. There are several models in offer, but this one is a flagship. It comes with excellent design, powerful and efficient engine, plenty of accessories, and also a perfect balance between quality and price, as we already used from Honda. It is available in 4- and 5-passenger configurations, but both models share pretty much all of the characteristics.
2016 Honda Pioneer 1000 design and features
The 2016 Honda Pioneer 1000 is one of the leaders in segment. It comes with excellent working characteristics, and it is capable pretty much for any kind of hard work. It also comes with excellent driving capabilities, which are even improved for this year model. The 2016 Pioneer 1000 came with several improvements this year. As we already mentioned, it came with improved driving characteristics, but also with some tweaks on styling, and even on some modifications on engine. When it is about cargo space, this model also features company’s well known Quickflip seats, which allows you to easily and quickly configure your seating and cargo capabilities. These seats easily fold flat into the bed, which provide additional cargo space. Both 2016 Honda Pioneer 1000 and 1000-5 come with this feature. Ground clearance is over 12 inches, while both front and rear suspension come with over 10 inches of travel.
2016 Honda Pioneer 1000 engine and performances
The 2016 Honda Pioneer comes with a 999cc liquid-cooled two-cylinder engine, which comes with a Unicam cylinder-head design. This feature is well-known in Moto Cross world, but it is still rare in these types of vehicles. Main purpose of this feature is to provide additional power, which is important for some hard tasks. The 2016 Honda Pioneer 1000 comes with a 6-speed automatic dual-clutch transmission, which includes reverse. There are four drive modes – 2WD, 4WD, turf and differential lock. Towing capacity is around 200 pounds, while fuel capacity is 7.9 gallons, including 1.7 gallon of reserve.
2016 Honda Pioneer 1000 price
The 2016 Honda Pioneer 1000 has a starting price of around 14.000 dollars. For the 5-seat model you will have to pay around 2000 dollars more. There are several colors in offer, such as Red, Metallic Silver, White and Honda Phantom Camo. There are also a plenty of accessories like bed extender, fabric roof, glass windshield, hard front doors etc.