The first episode of the Yamaha Racing Show is now online at the Yamaha Motor, U.S.A. YouTube Channel. Yamaha is producing this show as a way to share the USCC Cross Country experience with the snowmobiling public. You can watch the show midweek after each race weekend. Here is... Read more
Now you can see for yourself where the snow fell and how much they got, with amazing accuracy. Here is a link to a National Weather Service product that displays actual snowfall on a Google map. The snowfall analysis map shows 24-hour snowfall, ending at 7 AM local time.... Read more
KLIM Technical Riding Gear and GORE-TEX® have teamed up to support local snowmobiling by releasing $5,000 in cash grants available to local Snowmobile Clubs, Riding and Advocacy Groups. Last year, the grant program was a huge success with five clubs from across the country taking $1,000 each into their... Read more
October 26, 2011 – Polaris Industries Inc. has announced a minority investment in Brammo, an Ashland, Oregon based maker of electric vehicle technology and two-wheel electric vehicles. By investing in Brammo, Polaris obtains access to their proprietary electric vehicle powertrain technology, as well as exposure to the rapidly growing... Read more
BRP has signed an agreement with Tohatsu Corporation to supply a range of Evinrude outboard engines from 3.5 to 15 HP. The new engines will be available at BRP dealerships in early 2012, adding to BRP’s existing line-up of Evinrude E-TEC outboard engines of 15 to 300 HP. “We... Read more
Three major SNOWMOBILE USA Show & Sale events will span across the Midwest this fall to welcome in the coming season with gusto. These shows are the largest indoor events in their states featuring pure “snowmobile-only” action with special prices and discounts on accessories, performance parts, trailers, resorts, motels,... Read more
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has created GPS snowmobile trail maps so snowmobilers can know their exact location and where a trail will take them. Garmin GPS users can download a background map containing Minnesota snowmobile trails, including state trails, trails within state parks, state forests, and other... Read more
Net sales up 18 percent to $74.9 million on higher sales across all product lines MINNEAPOLIS, MN -July 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) Arctic Cat Inc. today reported that net sales increased 18 percent to $74.9 million in the fiscal 2012 first quarter ended June 30, 2011, up from net... Read more
BY DENISE MARTIN When the Hay Days Swap Meet and Grass Drag Races take place in September, there will not be a repeat of last fall’s fiasco. Part of the learning curve, since Hay Days first opened at its new site near Almelund, MInnesota last fall, involved Chisago County... Read more
Keeping snowmobilers from speeding at night is being credited as a major factor in a decline in snowmobile fatalities for a sixth straight year in Wisconsin, according to the state’s Department of Natural Resources. Seventeen people were killed in snowmobile crashes during the 2010-2011 snowmobile season, down from 21... Read more