2009 Polaris 800 Dragon Switchback

800 Dragon Switchback

At the top of the Crossover food chain, it’s the ultimate in on/off trail performance.

1.25 in. RipSaw Track

  • The 800 Dragon Switchback features the 121-inch RipSaw track with 1.25-inch lugs.

136 in. Fully Coupled IQ

  • The 136-inch skid is the ideal length for superior crossover performance. Calibrated for outstanding on-trail comfort in our standard models, and class-leading terrain control for performance riders.

154 hp Liberty 800 CFI

  • This mono-block twin is the new standard in big bore power. It hanDual Sport you exceptional torque and top-end, yet is only 2.5-pounDual Sport heavier than our 700 Liberty.

Accessory Switchback

  • Designed to add both style and storage to your Switchback, this bag tucks nicely under and behind the seat and gives you plenty of room for extra gear.

Electric Start

  • For 2009, every Switchback model (except Shift) now features electric start for added convenience on every ride.

New P2 Clutch

  • The latest in legendary Polaris clutching, the new P2 (Polaris Performance) secondary delivers lightweight performance, improved backshift and increased overwind for improved top speed.


  • Steering: Fixed - 5.25 in. riser
  • Seat Type: Lightweight freestyle
  • Gauge Type: Analog / digital MFD
  • WinDual Sporthield: 12 in. Matte Black
  • Electric start
  • Reverse: PERC
  • Hand & Thumb Warmers: Adjustable

Ryde Air 2.0 Shocks

  • The 800 Dragon Switchback features upgraded RydeFX® Air 2.0 IFS shocks.

Sculpted Seat & Tank

  • Integrated into the newly designed tank, a lightweight freestyle seat has improved ergos and narrower sides for smooth transitions and easy stand-up riding style.

General Information

Manufacturer Polaris
Model Year 2009
Model 800 Dragon Switchback
Model Code S09PS8ESL
Stock Number USED676603
Color Matte White (Dragon Graphics)


Length 120 in. (308.4 cm)
Height 48.5 in. (123.2 cm)
Width 48 in. (121.9 cm)
Weight 536 lbs. (243.1 kg)

Engine & Drivetrain

Engine Liberty, 2-stroke, 2-cylinder, liquid-cooled
Horsepower 154 hp
Displacement 795 cc
Bore x Stroke 85 x 70 mm
Carburetion Cleanfire injection - 4
Ignition Digital CDI with TPS, WTS, DET
Clutch Drive: P-85 Driven: P2
Suspension Front: IQ; RydeFX® Air 2.0 shocks; RydeFX®, HPG, IFP track shock; 10 in. (25.4 cm) travel Rear: IQ 136 coupled; RydeFX® comp. adj. track shock; 14 in. (35.6 cm) travel
Exhaust SC VES, single
Brakes Phantom, hydraulic disc


Skis IQ
Ski Stance 42.5 in. (108 cm)
Track LxWxH 136 x 15 x 1.25 in. RipSaw


Additional Colors Matte White (Dragon graphics)