2021 Can-Am Commander: Expedition Side-By-Side Vehicle (2024)

LEGENDS NEVER STAND STILL

Ten years of rider-focused heritage has set the foundation for a side-by-side built for today's demands. The all-new 2021 Commander features next-level design, industry-leading capabilities, and is ready to be customized to your needs.

PACK IT ALL

AS VERSATILE AS YOU ARE

TAKE ON YOUR NEXT EXPEDITION

It's got room to spare, whatever's on deck for your next adventure. From hunting gear to camping tools, you'll be able to keep everything where you left it. Thanks to the LinQ systems. And with a long list of integrated features and intuitive accessories, you'll be discovering new ways to make it yours every time you take it out. Add an Adventure Roof Rack, LinQ Modular Boxes or Cargo Rack. You name it, we've got it.

DOMINATE TRAILS

TAKE IN THE VIEWS

No matter the trail, terrain or condition, this machine's ready to tackle it all. With more than a foot of ground clearance on all trims and a set of accessories tailor-made to face any terrain. Add a Rear Adventure Rack, fill a LinQ Cooler, and hop in your bucket seats.

FINISH IT ALL

LONGER RIDES, LIGHTER WORK

TAKE ON YOUR TO-DO LIST

It's your weekend ride and sidekick. As comfortable taking turns as it is ticking off your to-do list. Load it up. Lock in a rhythm. And then take it out for a rip to the lake. From plowing snow to stacking wood & towing equipment, there's an endless list of accessories to make it yours. You can add a Tailgate extension, Headache rack, Winch. You name it.

  1. TOWING & HAULING
  2. INSIDE LOOK
  3. MULTIPURPOSE
  4. SUSPENSION
  5. D.E.S.S. SAFE
  6. DRIVING
  7. POWERTRAIN
  8. STORAGE
  9. WHEELS
  10. DISPLAY
  11. DPS

Best-in-class bed load capacity

And class leading 2000 lbs (907.2 kg) towing capacity

With a towing capacity increased to an astounding 2000-lb (907.2 kg) and a category leading 29.5 x 45.2 x 10.6 in. cargo box capacity, the 2021 Commander is a powerhouse with the largest dumping cargo box in the segment to move dirt, mulch and rock around your property.

Rider-focused Interior

Quieter co*ckpit and enhanced protection

The new rider-focused interior features enhanced comfort and functionality. Comfortable & secure bucket seats for up to four riders, adjustable driver's seat, wider opening doors, tilt steering wheel, full skid-place, premium half-door, plus a sport roof on the XT and XT-P.

Accessories that Count

Versatile and adaptable design

Easily add or swap accessories for any adventure under the sun (or moon!) Fight with straps and ropes? No way: keep bed cargo securely in place with built-in LinQ mounting points. This also means standard side cargo box storage, & high-powered 650W magneto for electrical upgrades--stereo, lighting, plows, and more.

Innovative Suspension Setup

Dive-control geometry, Premium rubber bushing

Greater handling in all riding conditions. Dive-control geometry, Double A-Arm front suspension with sway bar & Arched Tortional Trailing Arm (TTA) with sway bar on the back give stability and helps elevate your ride over rough terrain. All XT trims are fitted with arched arms front and back, for optimal underbody clearance.

Anti-Theft Protection

Digitally Encoded Security System (D.E.S.S.™) Keys

Get top-security anti-theft protection. Our encrypted chip technology allow you to reprogram your key for learner use. A unique code restricting access to your Commander’s electronic ignition system.

Transmission & drive train

Quick Response System X CVT technology with turf mode

For responsive and reliable all-terrain performance, the Commander uses Quick Response System X (QRS-X) CVT technology with high airflow and Electronic Drive Belt Protection. Driving modes include Turf, 2WD and 4WD with Visco-Lok† QE auto-locking front differential. Commander XT-P is upgraded with Smart-Lok technology featuring performance-focused 4WD Trail and 4WD Trail ACTIV modes.

Rear engine design

100hp Rotax® engine

No stopping you now. The 100hp Rotax® engine delivers legendary power and torque and is controlled by a Quick Response System (QRS) CVT with high airflow ventilation and Electronic Drive Belt Protection. Standard SPORT and ECO™ drive modes let you adjust engine and transmission response.

Leave nothing behind

Usefull Storage

Ride with the storage king.
The 7.3 gal (27.6L) interior storage includes:
Glove Box Compartment: 4.1 gal (15.6L)
Driver storage: 0.4 gal (1.5 L)
Center console and Cup holders: 0.8 gal (3.1 L)
Side Cargo Box storage (passenger side) : 1.6 gal (5.9 L)
Dual side panel storage 0.8 gal (3.0 L)

That's How We Roll

Tough All-Terrain wheels and tires

Choose from our range of tire options. Our factory-tested XPS tires are ready for any terrain or weather, and custom crafted for the Commander.

Trip Info at Your Fingertips

4.5 / 7.6 in. digital display with keypad

The 4.5 and 7.6 in. wide digital displays with keypad feature all-important trip information that's readable in all conditions. Find out your speed, the time, fuel level, engine temperature, mileage and more. 7.6 in. display standard on all XT trims.

Greater Control

Tri-Mode Dynamic Power Steering (DPS)

The dynamic power steering set-up delivers easy, direct speed-sensitive steering assistance, with more power at lower speeds to reduce steering effort and less at higher speeds for maximum steering feel to the rider.

Explore Commander Packages & Specifications

COMMANDER XT

THE EXPERT. — Get best-in-class power with the perfect balance of features. The Commander XT is the full package. Whether you need a full roof and XT bumper to face the elements, Arched double A-arm & TTA suspension, with more suspension travel on the trails—it's got it all.

MAIN FEATURES

  • 90.6 in. wheelbase
  • 13 in. ground clearance / 15 in. suspension travel
  • 2,000 lb towing capacity
  • Dynamic Power Steering (DPS™)
  • Visco-Lok† QE front differential
  • SPORT/ECO™ modes
  • D.E.S.S. key with Start/Stop button
  • Premium half doors / Mudguards
  • Rear differential with Turf mode

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COMMANDER MAX XT

THE LEADER. — Need to bring the crew along? The Commander MAX XT has room for them all, along with the full suite of features in the XT. From a full roof and XT front bumper to Arched double A-arm and TTA suspension, you'll have to test it to believe it.

MAIN FEATURES

  • 120.6 in. wheelbase
  • 13 in. ground clearance / 15 in. suspension travel
  • 2,000 lb towing capacity
  • Dynamic Power Steering (DPS™)
  • Visco-Lok† QE front differential
  • SPORT/ECO™ modes
  • D.E.S.S. key with Start/Stop button
  • Premium half doors / Mudguards
  • Rear differential with Turf mode

> Technical Specifications

> FIND A DEALER

> REQUEST A QUOTE / DEMO RIDE

MAKE IT YOURS

ACCESSORIES FOR ANYTHING AND EVERYTHING

CUSTOMIZE THE NEW COMMANDER

The Commander is as versatile as you are, and so are its accessories. Choose from over 200 options, including brand new Commander accessories. Genuine and proven, they fit in, fit right, look great, and are made to last.

2021 Can-Am Commander: Expedition Side-By-Side Vehicle (2024)
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