Compare Models

2022 Can-Am Defender DPS HD9
2022 Can-Am Defender DPS HD9

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Can-Am
Can-Am
Model Year
2022
2022
Model
Defender DPS HD9
Defender DPS HD9
Model Code
8ENB
8ENB
Color
Tundra Green
Tundra Green

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Dual 220 mm disc with hydraulic twin-piston calipers

Rear - Dual 220 mm disc with hydraulic single-piston calipers

Front - Dual 220 mm disc with hydraulic twin-piston calipers

Rear - Dual 220 mm disc with hydraulic single-piston calipers

Wheels
14 in. cast-aluminum
14 in. cast-aluminum
Tires

Front - XPS Trail Force 27 x 9 x 14 in.

Rear - XPS Trail Force 27 x 11 x 14 in.

Front - XPS Trail Force 27 x 9 x 14 in.

Rear - XPS Trail Force 27 x 11 x 14 in.

Dimensions

Length
121 in. (307.1 cm)
121 in. (307.1 cm)
Height
76 in. (193 cm)
76 in. (193 cm)
Width
62 in. (157.5 cm)
62 in. (157.5 cm)
Weight
Estimated Dry - 1,541 lb. (698.8 kg)
Estimated Dry - 1,541 lb. (698.8 kg)
Ground Clearance
11 in. (28 cm)
11 in. (28 cm)
Wheelbase
83 in. (211.5 cm)
83 in. (211.5 cm)

Drivetrain

Transmission
PRO-TORQ CVT Transmission with Quick Response System (QRS), high-airflow ventilation and Electronic Drive Belt Protection Extra L / H / N / R / P
PRO-TORQ CVT Transmission with Quick Response System (QRS), high-airflow ventilation and Electronic Drive Belt Protection Extra L / H / N / R / P
Drive System
Selectable Turf Mode / 2WD / 4WD with Visco-Lok† QE auto-locking front differential
Selectable Turf Mode / 2WD / 4WD with Visco-Lok† QE auto-locking front differential
Drive
Electronic Hill Descent Control ECO™ / ECO™ Off / Work modes
Electronic Hill Descent Control ECO™ / ECO™ Off / Work modes

Electrical

Battery

12 V (18 amp/h)

Magneto - 650 W

12 V (18 amp/h)

Magneto - 650 W

Instrumentation

4.5 in. wide digital display: speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip and hour meters, fuel, gear position, ECO / ECO Off / Work modes, seat belt and 4 x 4 indicator, front and rear diff lock indicators, diagnostics, clock, battery voltage, engine temperature

Lighter type DC outlet in console (20-A)

4.5 in. wide digital display: speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip and hour meters, fuel, gear position, ECO / ECO Off / Work modes, seat belt and 4 x 4 indicator, front and rear diff lock indicators, diagnostics, clock, battery voltage, engine temperature

Lighter type DC outlet in console (20-A)

Lighting
140 W output from four 35-W reflectors ensuring a wide visiblity and LED tail lights
140 W output from four 35-W reflectors ensuring a wide visiblity and LED tail lights

Engine

Engine
Rotax® V-twin
Rotax® V-twin
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid
Horsepower
65 hp (59 lb. ft.)
65 hp (59 lb. ft.)
Displacement
976 cc
976 cc
Fuel Capacity
10.6 gal. (40 l)
10.6 gal. (40 l)

Operational

Front Suspension

Double A-arm

Travel - 10 in.(25.4 cm)

Shocks - Twin tube gas-charged

Double A-arm

Travel - 10 in.(25.4 cm)

Shocks - Twin tube gas-charged

Rear Suspension

TTA with external sway bar

Travel - 10 in. (25.4 cm)

Shocks - Twin tube gas-charged

TTA with external sway bar

Travel - 10 in. (25.4 cm)

Shocks - Twin tube gas-charged

Steering

Dynamic Power Steering (DPS)

Wheel - Adjustable tilt steering

Dynamic Power Steering (DPS)

Wheel - Adjustable tilt steering

Seating

3 person capacity

VERSA-PRO bench seat with passenger seats flipping up, underside hooks and contoured bench to improve entrance/exit of the cab

3 person capacity

VERSA-PRO bench seat with passenger seats flipping up, underside hooks and contoured bench to improve entrance/exit of the cab

Other

Additional Colors

Mossy Oak Break-Up Country Camo

Tundra Green

Oxford Blue

Timeless Black

Mossy Oak Break-Up Country Camo

Tundra Green

Oxford Blue

Timeless Black

Cargo Box Length
38 in. (96.5 cm)
38 in. (96.5 cm)
Cargo Box Height
12 in. (30.5 cm)
12 in. (30.5 cm)
Cargo Box Width
54.5 in. (138.4 cm)
54.5 in. (138.4 cm)
Cargo Box Capacity
600 lb. (272.2 kg)
600 lb. (272.2 kg)
Load Capacity
1,500 lb. (680 kg)
1,500 lb. (680 kg)
Capacity

Storage

Total - 10.4 gal. (39.5 l)

Under dash - 6 gal. (22.8 l)

Dash - 1.8 gal. (6.9 l)

Water-resistant and removable toolbox - 1.7 gal. (6.3 l)

Armrests and cup holders - 0.9 gal. (3.5 l)

Storage

Total - 10.4 gal. (39.5 l)

Under dash - 6 gal. (22.8 l)

Dash - 1.8 gal. (6.9 l)

Water-resistant and removable toolbox - 1.7 gal. (6.3 l)

Armrests and cup holders - 0.9 gal. (3.5 l)

Towing Capacity
2,500 lb. (1,134 kg)
2,500 lb. (1,134 kg)
Safety Features
Protection - Integrated front steel bumper, HMWPE central skid plate
Protection - Integrated front steel bumper, HMWPE central skid plate
Warranty

Factory - 1-year BRP limited

Extended Service Terms - B.E.S.T. terms available for up to 30 months

Factory - 1-year BRP limited

Extended Service Terms - B.E.S.T. terms available for up to 30 months

Features

Audio Roof

  • AUDIO ROOF: More than just a roof over your head - Here's the waterproof sound system available in option. 6 speakers with Bluetooth compatibility, multi-colored LEDs, an RMC amp and a genuine JL audio receiver to crank up your playlists when you’re out there in the fields herding or baling to the beat of your own drum. Sounds good? You bet!

Cargo Versatility

  • CARGO BOX VERSATILITY: Optimized for any task and workload - Benefit from 4 x steel anchors / tie down points, 4 x 5 gallon (18.9 L) pail recesses, 14 x LinQ quick attach, 1 x 3 and plywood separators and bed extender ready, Sturdy removable tailgate allowing for 250 lb capacity, 4 integrated cup recesses and aruler in tailgate.

Hauling & Towing

  • UP TO A 3,000 LBS TOWING CAPACITY: Industry-leading towing capacity - With engines, chassis, driving assistance work mode, and suspension all matched to work harder than any other side-by-side, the Defender can tow up to 2,500 lbs (1134 kg), while Defender 6x6 boasts an industry-leading 3,000 lbs (1360 kg) towing capacity.

Hill Holding

  • BRAKE HOLDING MECHANISM: Manual parking brake - To ensure the Defender stays put no matter the incline, load, or terrain, a manual parking brake is now available. Can be added as an accessory on most Defender models.

Leading Engine

  • CLASS LEADING TORQUE, QUIETER ROTAX ENGINES: Now introducing HD7. Work better, ride more comfortably with the pDrive CVT technology, and do it with low-intensity sound. For long hours of hard work with an easy-going ride, Defender delivers a better, quieter cockpit and up to a class-leading 69 lb-ft of torque on HD10.

Storage

  • NO COMPROMISE STORAGE: Real work space is no longer out of reach - Keep your tools safe with our removable toolbox. Enjoy dash & under dash storage, and removable, waterproof under passenger seat storage for clothing, Bed and roof racks provide a payload capacity of up to 1, 750 lb (793.8 kg) on selected packages.

Suspension

  • INNOVATIVE SUSPENSION SETUP: Heavy Duty arched A-Arm / arched TTA suspension - Arched double A-Arm front suspension and Arched TTA rear suspension on HD10 models give better stability, a surefooted response, and improved strength with up to a full 15 in. of ground clearance on specific models.

Torque

  • TORQUE ON DEMAND: PRO-TORQ CVT transmission and on-the-fly 4WD - Selectable Turf Mode / 2WD / 4WD with Visco-Lok† QE auto-locking front differential puts the power down on any terrain. The PRO-TORQ CVT on HD9 and HD10 models provides improved cooling and electronic belt protection for more durability.

Audio Roof

  • AUDIO ROOF: More than just a roof over your head - Here's the waterproof sound system available in option. 6 speakers with Bluetooth compatibility, multi-colored LEDs, an RMC amp and a genuine JL audio receiver to crank up your playlists when you’re out there in the fields herding or baling to the beat of your own drum. Sounds good? You bet!

Cargo Versatility

  • CARGO BOX VERSATILITY: Optimized for any task and workload - Benefit from 4 x steel anchors / tie down points, 4 x 5 gallon (18.9 L) pail recesses, 14 x LinQ quick attach, 1 x 3 and plywood separators and bed extender ready, Sturdy removable tailgate allowing for 250 lb capacity, 4 integrated cup recesses and aruler in tailgate.

Hauling & Towing

  • UP TO A 3,000 LBS TOWING CAPACITY: Industry-leading towing capacity - With engines, chassis, driving assistance work mode, and suspension all matched to work harder than any other side-by-side, the Defender can tow up to 2,500 lbs (1134 kg), while Defender 6x6 boasts an industry-leading 3,000 lbs (1360 kg) towing capacity.

Hill Holding

  • BRAKE HOLDING MECHANISM: Manual parking brake - To ensure the Defender stays put no matter the incline, load, or terrain, a manual parking brake is now available. Can be added as an accessory on most Defender models.

Leading Engine

  • CLASS LEADING TORQUE, QUIETER ROTAX ENGINES: Now introducing HD7. Work better, ride more comfortably with the pDrive CVT technology, and do it with low-intensity sound. For long hours of hard work with an easy-going ride, Defender delivers a better, quieter cockpit and up to a class-leading 69 lb-ft of torque on HD10.

Storage

  • NO COMPROMISE STORAGE: Real work space is no longer out of reach - Keep your tools safe with our removable toolbox. Enjoy dash & under dash storage, and removable, waterproof under passenger seat storage for clothing, Bed and roof racks provide a payload capacity of up to 1, 750 lb (793.8 kg) on selected packages.

Suspension

  • INNOVATIVE SUSPENSION SETUP: Heavy Duty arched A-Arm / arched TTA suspension - Arched double A-Arm front suspension and Arched TTA rear suspension on HD10 models give better stability, a surefooted response, and improved strength with up to a full 15 in. of ground clearance on specific models.

Torque

  • TORQUE ON DEMAND: PRO-TORQ CVT transmission and on-the-fly 4WD - Selectable Turf Mode / 2WD / 4WD with Visco-Lok† QE auto-locking front differential puts the power down on any terrain. The PRO-TORQ CVT on HD9 and HD10 models provides improved cooling and electronic belt protection for more durability.