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    Posted over 1 year ago by AmSnow
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    Posted over 1 year ago by AmSnow
    Arctic Cat confirmed this morning the much rumored Engine Supply Agreement and select chassis build agreement between the company and Yamaha Motor Corporation. The Engine Supply Agreement is to expand its purchase of snowmobile engines starting in the...
    Posted over 4 years ago by AmSnow
    By Mark Boncher Minocqua, Wis. - For the last few days AmSnow and several other snowmobiling media types have been riding a new 2011 Yamaha snowmobile on a new sort of test ride. This was an "early release" or "super secret test...
    Posted over 5 years ago by AmSnow
    Snowmobiling was at its best at this weekend's Winter X-Games as Tucker Hibbert won his third straight gold and Levi LaVallee attempted an unprecedented double back flip. Snocross Tucker Hibbert, Arctic Cat / Monster Energy rider, won...
    Posted over 2 years ago by mboncher
    Ever wonder what the guys at Yamaha Snow Division do in the summer? Well, they are plenty busy working on snowmobiling objectives, however, they found time this week to help out with the delivering all kinds of food and other essentials to children and...
    Posted over 5 years ago by mboncher
    At Hay Days near Lino Lakes, Minn., the Big 4 kicked off the 2008-2009 snocross season by introducing their sponsored riders and the sleds they’ll be riding. AmSnow was there to get the low-down on all the new machinery. Here are some early photos of...
    Posted over 5 years ago by AmSnow
    Daniels Summit, Utah - A new level in sled design, groundbreaking, redefining, a metamorphasis, brilliant, a Mike Tyson return punch... these are just a few of our reactions when we were introduced to the new 2010 Polaris Rush snowmobile this January...
    Posted over 2 years ago by AmSnow
    Funeral services for Dan Cerio will be conducted Thursday, 10 a.m. at St. Ann's Church, Manlius, NY, where a Mass of Christian. Burial will be celebrated. Entombment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday from...
    Posted 5 months ago by AmSnow
    Subscriber's click this link to get full coverage. There’s no doubt Arctic Cat’s 2015 lineup takes everything that was good about 2014 (new 600cc engine, Yamaha alliance, etc.) and makes it better in year two, if not outstanding! A...
    Posted over 5 years ago by mboncher
    Woodgate, N.Y. - AmSnow was back in New York this year as the official media outlet for the Adirondack Shootout. AmSnow started this event 19 years ago and with the help of Jim Czekala of Dynotech and George Taylor, the event has survived through the...
    Posted over 2 years ago by AmSnow
    Dan Cerio died Saturday in the first of a series of Outlaw Snowmobile asphalt drag races we have begun sponsoring at the US 131 Motorsports Park in Martin, Mich. The races also are sponsored by Aeroquip, a division of Eaton Corp., and are aimed at providing...
    Posted over 1 year ago by AmSnow
    Jack Henricks broke the 24 year-old Guinness World Record for the Fastest Pass on Ice at the National Straightline Snowmobile Racing first race of the season in Menomonie, Wisconsin. NSSR held this second attempt to overcome the NSSR quarter mile record...
    Posted over 2 years ago by AmSnow
    Cable Willford became the first person in history to race a four-stroke snowmobile to a podium finish in RMSHA hillclimb competition at Schweitzer Mountain Resort in Sandpoint, Idaho on Saturday, April 14. With a blazing run of 1 min. 2.937 sec., Willford...
    Posted over 1 year ago by AmSnow
    Ski-Doo has voluntarily recalled snowmobiles with E-TEC engines due to a potential fire hazard, says BRP in a recall notice. According to the notice, under certain conditions the fuel pump inlet fitting may come in contact with the oil tank and break...
    Posted over 2 years ago by AmSnow
    Polaris has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. in U.S. District Court. The lawsuit specifically details alleged infringements of patents by BRP, Ski-Doo's parent company, that were issued to Polaris....
    Posted over 4 years ago by AmSnow
    By Stephen W Clark It's just before 5 a.m. and we stand helplessly watching in the freezing cold as firefighters try to contain a blistering blaze that swallowed up a lodge owner's home, about a $100,000 in camera and computer equipment...
    Posted 4 months ago by AmSnow
    Subscribers click here for full coverage To bring their already solid trail sled lineup to the next level for their 60 th anniversary Polaris celebrated with the largest trail and crossover sled launch EVER! The biggest news was the engineering of...
    Posted 4 months ago by AmSnow
    Subscribers click this link for full coverage The phrase, ‘Don’t hate the player; hate the game’ comes to mind as Ski-Doo once again showed the amount of innovation and just plain ‘wow factor’ that it takes to be the industry...
    Posted over 2 years ago by AmSnow
    Tucker Hibbert had a set back last week in his recovery from a grade four kidney laceration he sustained Saturday, March 17 in Wisconsin at the final ISOC National Snocross event of the season. After being released from the hospital in Milwaukee and...
    Posted over 4 years ago by AmSnow
    Back on the Gas with 2 new engines, Freeride and more! You'd have thought this a good year to take a breather on major new product, but Ski-Doo wasn't having any of that. Canada's sledmaker is dishing up two new clean running engines, a hard...
    Posted 10 months ago by AmSnow
    Hay Days in North Branch, Minn., Sept. 7-8, officially kicked off the snowmobile season and the racing seasons for the manufacturers with unveiling of race sleds, teams, events and more. Ski-Doo was the first of the releases and Friday night featured...
    Posted 7 months ago by AmSnow
    Woodgate, N.Y.- On the morning of the 24th annual American Snowmobiler / Dynotech New York Shootout, Mother Nature gave us an early Christmas present of fresh fluffy snow and cold temperatures. This sugary snow not only helped our track and sleds at the...
    Posted over 4 years ago by AmSnow
    By Mark Savage Last year after Polaris announced its new Rush 600, riders immediately asked, when will there be an 800. The wait is over as today Polaris announces a Rush 800 Pro-R, slipping its horsier 800cc motor under Rush's trim snout. In addition...
    Posted over 1 year ago by AmSnow
    Ski-Doo, and Polaris revealed new sleds at HayDays this weekend. Snocross is alive and kicking and three of the four OEMs continue to make changes to their race sleds every year. We saw two new 2013 sleds recently in person at HayDays. 2013 Polaris 600IQ...
    Posted 11 months ago by AmSnow
    Brought to You by Boyesen and American Snowmobiler Magazine Boyesen Engineering, Castle Sales and American Snowmobiler have partnered to bring you the Arctic Rage Snowstakes. Entrants 18 or older have the chance to win a Boyesen Rage Cage and a multitude...