Celebrating  Forty Years of  Polaris INDY (1980-2020)
With the 2020 model year of new sleds upon us, it marks the 40th anniversary of the introduction of the Polaris TXL INDY to the industry. While there had been other snowmobiles to previously be fitted with an independent front suspension, it was the 1980 Polaris TXL INDY that... Read more
BRP Purchases Select Assets of Alta Motors
BRP has announced the purchase of select assets of Faster Faster, Inc. (Alta Motors), former manufacturer of electric-powered motorcycles. This purchase includes certain intellectual property, patents and some limited physical assets from the former all-electric motorcycle design and manufacturing company. It is an opportunity for BRP to complement its... Read more
Elk River, Minn. January 9, 2019 – More than 40 youth snocross riders and over 15 of today’s most respected and fastest professional racers came together for the FXR Learn 2 Ride Clinic at ERX Motor Park in Elk River, Minnesota during the 2018 holiday break. The FXR clinic... Read more
FXR Learn 2 Ride Clinic
The FXR Learn 2 Ride Clinic at ERX Motor Park in Elk River returns December 26 and 27, 2018, and registration is now open. The popular hands-on snocross school is designed to teach young riders of all abilities and has been a winter cornerstone for ERX Motor Park and... Read more
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