Top Secret! 2020 Arctic Cat Firecat 300??
Here we go, brand new patent drawings of the next best thing in snowmobiling! It sure looks like we’re getting closer to that smaller, lighter, less expensive play sled we’ve been asking for! Shouldn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out what the DNA is on this one. Yep,... Read more
Michigan DNR Continues Restoration of Recreation Trails
Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) officials are preparing to reopen some recreation trail areas of Houghton County that were hit hard by heavy rains on June 17. The rains did significant damage to DNR-maintained ATV and snowmobile trails in the Houghton-Hancock area. A Michigan DNR incident management team... Read more
South Dakota Trail Systems Receive $350,000 for Improvements
More than $350,000 in federal funding has been awarded to four western South Dakota trail systems as part of the Federal Highway Administrations’ Recreational Trails Program. Deadwood’s Whitewood Creek Trail, Bear Butte State Park, the George S. Mickelson Trail and the Black Hills Snowmobile Trail System were among the... Read more
New Minnesota DWI Law Strips Boat, Snowmobile & ATV Privileges
People convicted of driving while intoxicated in Minnesota will lose their driver’s license and also be stripped of their privilege to operate boats, snowmobiles and ATVs under “Little Alan’s Law” which took effect August 1, 2018. The Minnesota Legislature passed the law to close a DWI loophole following the... Read more
BRP Launches Its First Electric Powerpack
BRP is expanding its range of Rotax internal combustion engines to now include electric powerpacks. Designed for karting, BRP’s new Rotax THUNDeR powerpacks will offer consumers all the advantages of electrification with the same performance and ease-of-use that have become hallmarks of the Rotax brand. “BRP is focused on... Read more
2019 Polaris INDY EVO
Polaris Introduces the Confidence-Inspiring Polaris INDY EVO, Designed Specifically for New Riders New riders need a sled built for them that’s ergonomically the right size and offers easy, confidence-inspiring steering and handling. They want a sled with power they can control so they can confidently enjoy trailing riding with... Read more
Tucker Hibbert aims to continue winning streak at Canterbury Snocross
Snocross racing legend Tucker Hibbert is focused on continuing his winning streak at the third stop of the ISOC National Snocross tour at Canterbury Park this weekend, just outside of Minneapolis. In his 18th professional season, the 33-year-old who hails from Pelican Rapids, Minn. is undefeated in Pro Final... Read more
After 50 years of SnowTech and Race and Rally Magazine – Which is the Rarest Issue?
Continuing our celebration of 50 years of publishing Race & Rally/SnowTech Magazine, here is one for the collectors out there. Which copy of Race & Rally/SnowTech Magazine is the rarest of all? Most would answer the very first issue, the 1968 Yearbook, or maybe the 1969 Yearbook, but neither... Read more
BITEHARDER Announces Partnership with Polaris Industries
BITEHARDER has announced its partnership with Polaris Industries. After testing the BITEHARDER product line last season at their Roseau, Minnesota facility the Polaris team decided to carry the Standard Series Carbide Runner Sharpener tool as a 2018 accessory option. BITEHARDER’s Carbide Runner Sharpening tool will be featured their 2018... Read more
Golden Anniversary for Woody’s Traction Products
International Engineering & Manufacturing, Inc. (IEM), established in 1968, celebrates fifty years of success as a leading manufacturer of snowmobile traction products trademarked as Woody’s. The company will commemorate this occasion with their friends and fans throughout the 2017-18 show season, as well as with affiliates in the Spring... Read more