Three-wheeled motors start to get bigger attention. Although it may not be as popular the common bikes, these vehicles look fancy and unique. Polaris becomes one of the manufacturers that have good three-wheeled vehicles. Slingshot is one of lineups, and it seems there will be new model for 2020. There are many 2020 Polaris Slingshot rumors which give some speculations about the details and specs offered by this vehicle. Well, it is interesting to know some of those points.
The Rumors about Its Engine
The first discussion is about the engine. The car becomes alternative of vehicles, although some people also make it as part of hobby or collection. No matter what people want to use this vehicle for, it seems Polaris does not want to make this vehicle simple. It can be seen from the engine equipped for this vehicle.
Based on some 2020 Polaris Slingshot rumors, it is predicted that at least the new Slingshot will get 4-cylinder engine. This will be Ecotec engine and the engine capacity is around 2.4 liter. There is big expectation that the engine will give bigger power output compared to its predecessor. By some improvements, the powertrain is expected to provide up to 173 horsepower.
For the maximum fuel tank, this vehicle will have up to 37 liter. For the fuel consumption, it takes around a gallon for every 30 miles. It cannot be considered as the best fuel economy, but it can be enough to get from this three-wheeled vehicle.
The Rumors about Trim Level
The next 2020 Polaris Slingshot rumors discuss about the trim level. The vehicle is expected to have some options for its trim level. So far, the rumors say that this will have at least three options. Polaris Slingshot S will become the base model or its entry level.
Then, there is also SL version. This is the upgraded version of its base or entry model. The changes are found in the aspect of exterior. The technology equipped for this vehicle will also be higher. Then, the highest version is SLR. This is not just the matter of appearance and feature, but the SLR will also have better power output, and it is quite far from the entry level. Of course, the 2020 Polaris Slingshot rumors about the trim levels will be cleared once this vehicle is released.
The Release Date
After knowing those specs and details, some people may start to question its release date. Since it is prepared for 2020 model, it seems people do not need to wait for longer period of time. Yes, it is predicted in the end of this year.
However, there are also bad rumors about this vehicle. Some speculations say that it will be the last model to release by Polaris. Polaris has released Slingshot for the first time in 2014 and it can be bad news when the 2020 model will be the last one. Of course, 2020 Polaris Slingshot rumors will be clarified once there is official release from the manufacturer.