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    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    With a little help from Mother Nature, ERX Motor Park in Elk River, Minnesota has returned for the snocross season and is open for practice snocross runs. Open practice on the track is open for riders every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 1:00pm...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    The 2011 Snowmobile Hall of Fame inductees have been announced by the board of directors. The 2011 Inductees are T J Hasegawa (bottom left image)of Yamaha from Hamamatsu, Japan the retired president and leader of the snowmobile division. Phil Mickelson...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Eagle River, Wisconsin area snowmobile trails will be officially open as of Friday, December 10, 2010 (conditions permitting). Eagle River offers 500 miles of snowmobile trails anywhere. The current forecast is for snow this weekend and most of next...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Swedish snocross champion Johan Lidman has secured himself a place in the 2011 Winter X Games after finishing just outside the podium in the Pro Open at ISOC's Duluth Nationals. After capturing a place in the ESPN Winter X Games competition Friday...
    Posted over 3 years ago by mboncher
    Get ready! This is just another reminder that the New York Shootout is definitely still on for this year! We have also posted this info in our forums, but thought we should cover our bases and blog about it as well. This event happens every year...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Arctic Cat's Tucker Hibbert left ISOC's Duluth Nationals in Duluth, Minnesota, Thanksgiving weekend, with wins in both the Pro Open and Pro Super Stock races. Polaris' Ross Martin set an early lead in Sunday's Pro Open. For the first eight...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    ISOC's opening Pro Super Stock race in Duluth, Minnesota, on November 27, was neck in neck to the end with Arctic Cat's Tucker Hibbert sliding into the finish first. Mother nature supplied a perfect setting for the day's action with sunny...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Pro Open 1 Tucker Hibbert Arctic Cat 2 Ross Martin Polaris 3 Brett Turcotte Ski-Doo 4 Johan Lidman Arctic Cat Pro Super Stock 1 Tucker Hibbert Arctic Cat 2 Ross Martin Polaris 3 Tim Tremblay Ski-Doo 4 Garth Kaufman Polaris Pro X 1 Logan Christian Arctic...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Snow is in the 10-day forecast for Milwaukee and everyone I know is excited about it. Don't get too excited though because here in Wisconsin they generally don't open the trails until after the deer hunters are out of the woods, which is...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Snow is in the 10-day forecast for Milwaukee and everyone I know is excited about it. Don’t get too excited though because here in Wisconsin they generally don’t open the trails until after the deer hunters are out of the woods, which is usually...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Eyvind Boyesen, an inventor, 2-stroke engine tuner and motocross racer has died at 68 in a hospital near his Pennsylvania home. Boyesen had suffered from leukemia. Boyesen, who founded and owned Boyesen Engineering Co. in Lenhartsville, Pa., was a man...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Polaris has unveiled a new website, called Pure Polaris, for its' accessories and branded apparel division. Pure Polaris products customers can choose from among flexible ways to search for everything from windshields to plows and full cab enclosures...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    BRP has voluntarily recalled 1,000 of its 2005 Expedition TUV, 2007-2010 Skandic SWT V-800 and 2008 Skandic SUV 600 HO SDI models due to a potential explosion hazard, says the Consumer Product Safety Commission. According to the commission's website...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Arctic Cat has named Brad Darling the new Vice President/General Manager of the Snowmobile Division effective January 1, 2011. In this role, Brad will be responsible for leading and growing Arctic Cat's snowmobile business, building and executing...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Last week at the Novi, Michigan Snow Show AmSnow talked with Allen Ulmer of Ulmer Racing about a new kit they have out for the Yamaha Monoshock rear suspension. This new kit from Ulmer is a Mega Float Electronic Pressure Adjustment (EPA) kit. The kit...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    BRP is launching a blog and Facebook page dedicated solely to mountain riding. To kick-off the program, BRP will host a mountain sled webcast with Pascal Vincent, product manager of Ski-Doo snowmobiles, on November 18. Elevation, the new mountain blog...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Levi LaVallee will attempt to jump his snowmobile and eclipse the current record of 301 feet. The 301feet record was set by Paul Thacker in March 2009 in Brainerd, Minn. The event will take place at the Embarcadero Marina Park in the Port of San Diego...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Patriot Racing's snowmobile team, based in central Minn., has signed of two new racers to the team for the 2010 - 2011 season. Paul Tesch and Brian Schoenrock from Hortonville, Wis. will be joining the team. Paul brings to the team his knowledge of...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Note: Kim Raap, the owner of Trails Work Consulting, sent us this on the status of Winter Wildlands Alliance. Raap lives in Sioux Falls, SD and works to improve and protect snowmobiling access across the United States and Canada. Have you heard of...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Tucker Hibbert has announced this year's Monster Energy / Arctic Cat Team sponsors for his snocross season. Joining Monster Energy/Arctic Cat this winter is an all-new personal care brand just for guys, Piranha X. Hibbert was selected by Piranha...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    BRP, Ski-Doo's parent company, played host to over 110 racers for the first of two race schools this past weekend in Sturtevant, Wis. at their Evinrude production facility. The racers were kept busy all day with a seminar type format that covered...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Oneida County, Wis. board members have signed a contract to save one third of the Oneida County Snowmobile Trail System from being closed for snowmobilers this winter, accordng to NewsWatch 12 in northern Wis. The agreement is with R-M-K American...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    Racers and film stars will sign limited edition posters this weekend! As the KLIM Interactive Dealer Support Center rolls across the country, stacks of customized posters are being handed out to snowmobile racing and backcountry riding fans. This weekend...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    If you enjoy the trails in northern Wisconsin, your support is needed on Wednesday night. This is when a discussion will be held regarding whether or not to close a large portion of the snowmobile trails near Rhinelander in the Oneida County Snowmobile...
    Posted over 3 years ago by AmSnow
    By Stephen W Clark This year has been incredible, not only did we get to ride on June 22nd in the middle of summer, but just four months later we were back on the snow at the end of October. At this rate we only have to miss a third of the year due...