2021 Arctic Cat Blast – Hit or Miss?
Time for the truth. Will the new 2021 Arctic Cat BLAST models be a huge hit, lukewarm performers or a total flop? Several have tried similar approaches. Sleds like the Ski-Doo Freestyle, Yamaha Phazer, Yamaha Sno-Scoot and Polaris Indy Lite are some of the first that come to mind.... Read more
Snowmobile Oil Certifications?
Every now and then somebody asks about snowmobile oil certifications for two-stroke oil. Specifically, they are looking for what kind of oil certification they should be looking for when purchasing an oil, trying to make sure it meets a specific manufacturer’s requirements. Usually the oil in question is Ski-Doo’s... Read more
2019 SnowTech Project Sled Builds
SnowTech Magazine and Polaris have partnered in the creation of two region-specific SnowTech Project Sled builds for 2019. Both of these sled builds feature the Polaris AXYS platform for ultimate ride and handling in their respective regions. Out west, SnowTech Mountain editors have chosen the 2019 Polaris 850 PRO-RMK... Read more
Ski-Doo Launching Escape Mountain Video Series
Ski-Doo snowmobiles is launching a short video series next fall that combines the fun and challenge of an escape room with the rugged, beautiful setting of deep snow mountain snowmobiling. People will be able follow the exploits of five riders pushing the boundaries of adventure as they try to... Read more
Sled GPS Kits for Ski-Doo
Here is an affordable package to add a large color GPS screen to the dash of your late-model Ski-Doo. Offered by a company called Sled GPS, these fully customized kits can also be pre-programmed with trail maps to suit your needs. The Sled GPS kits utilize a 6” Garmin... Read more
Patrick Custom Carbon Drive and Driven Clutch Mods
There are aftermarket parts and then there are super High-end aftermarket parts. Carbon Fiber generally falls into the second category so when we got the chance to try a set of highly modified, precision balanced Polaris Clutches with Carbon fiber goodies installed we did what any motor head would... Read more
2018 Arctic Cat Norseman – Blurring the Lines Between Work and Play
There’s a new hybrid machine in the Arctic Cat line-up for 2018, and it’s not an electric sled – by hybrid we’re talking about a utility-touring machine that blurs the lines between hardworking and playing. It’s the all-new Norseman, offered in a 125 HP 600c 2-stroke twin or a... Read more
2018 Crazy Mountain Xtreme Bike Kit
Crazy Mountain Motorsports started building sleds in 1991 because they knew they could build a better snowmobile for back country mountain riding than what the major manufacturers were producing. High-quality, high performance, light weight, efficiency and reliability were, and still are, the goals for building Crazy Mountain Xtreme (CMX)... Read more
SLP Magnum Force Clutch Weight for Arctic Cat
The Magnum Force weight increases the clamping efficiency especially at low to mid speed ranges because of its heavy heel design and mass distribution profile. It utilizes external adjustability by means of a gun drilled and threaded center core, where mass can be added or subtracted without removing the... Read more
HMK Matrix Shovel
Don’t get stuck without a Matrix Shovel from HMK. Featuring a telescoping shaft with a 14” Cross Cut Saw in handle, the Matrix Shovel has a Multi Position Handle that is adjustable from 27 – 33” to best match the job at hand. The lightweight design is super-strong with... Read more