2012 Kawasaki Mule 4000

2012 Kawasaki Mule 4000
MSRP $8,399

The Kawasaki Mule 4000 is a two-wheel drive that has an automatic CVT engine that has a light-steering rack and pinion system. This UTV doesn’t look like it but the Mule 4000 can carry 800 pounds in its steel cargo bed and tow up to 1,200 pounds when equipped with the optional draw bar. Now how about giving it a test?

ModelMule 4000
Engine TypeFour-stroke, overhead valve V-twin
Engine Displacement617cc
Bore Stroke76 mm x 68 mm
Compression Ratio10.3: 1
Fuel SystemDigital Fuel Injection
IgnitionDigital electronic
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionContinuously variable transmission (CVT) with forward and reverse
Final DriveShaft, dual-mode rear differential
Rake TrailNA
Seat HeightNA
Wheelbase73.6 in.
Front SuspensionIndependent, MacPherson strut / 3.9 in.
Rear SuspensionSemi-independent, De Dion axle with leaf springs and shocks / 2.8 in.
Front BrakeFour-wheel hydraulic drums, sealed
Rear BrakeFour-wheel hydraulic drums, sealed
Front Tire23x11-10 TL
Rear Tire23x11-10 TL
Fuel Capacity6.2 gal.
Dry Weight1,312 lbs. (Wet)