Slingshot manufactured by Polaris Industries was first introduced in 2014. This three-wheel motorcycle is quite popular among motor fans. If you are one of few people who are interested in this vehicle, you will be excited to learn some of the best 2020 Polaris Slingshot rumors. The information will help you deciding whether this one is worth buying or not.
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Specifications of 2020 Slingshot Model
The previous model of Slingshot had undergone quite significant reconstructions. A 4-cylinder Ecotec engine will still be used in this vehicle. It has the displacement capacity of 2.4 liters. People hope that the manufacturer will be tweaking the engine a little bit, although it is unlikely. It is capable of producing 173 horsepower and 166 pound feet torque.
Among many 2020 Polaris Slingshot rumors, it is likely that the engine will still have similar fuel capacity, which is around 37.1 liters. You need to load the engine with 91 octanes or even higher octane fuel. The fuel economy of 2019 model in the city is 28 miles per gallon and in the highway is 33 miles per gallon. Similar spec is likely equipped in the new model.
The Trim Levels Option
If the 2020 model is following its predecessor in trim level aspect, there will be four different levels. The first one is entry level or called S version. It contains basic specs. The higher trim level is called SL version which is upgraded in the exterior and technology add-ons. And then, we have SLR version that improves the motorcycle’s performance by changing its body.
One of the most popular 2020 Polaris Slingshot rumors is the availability of limited edition version. The changes occur in its premium interior features. In addition to that you will get significantly higher performance. Using the 2019 model as price benchmark, it is possible that the limited edition version will be sold starting from $33,000. The starting price may be well above $22,000.
The Release Date for 2020 Polaris Slingshot
Polaris Industries has not released the exact date for 2020 Slingshot model. However, if we are looking at the previous release, it is very possible that the new model will be released by mid-2019. At the very latest, it is going to be released by the third quarter of this year.
There is one of 2020 Polaris Slingshot rumors that is probably unpleasant for fans of this vehicle, though. People speculate that 2020 model will be the last release of this motorcycle series. It seems that the manufacturer will release another similar series with better concept.