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Historic Team Arctic Trailer to SHOF

(10/31/2010)

The ol' Team Arctic Cat race trailer

Check out this really cool story in the forum from Tom Rowland, who was very involved with the purchase and transport of the old Team Arctic Race Trailer to the Snowmobile Hall of Fame in St. Germain, Wis.

 

 

 

 

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Arctic Cat CEO Chris Twomey to Retire

(10/28/2010)

Arctic Cat CEO (for another couple months), Chris Twomey

After 24 years as CEO of Arctic Cat, Chris Twomey is stepping into retirement.

Claude Jordan will be the new CEO.

Click to read about it.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Arctic Cat Has a Better 2nd Quarter in 2010

(10/28/2010)

Arctic Cat released their 2QT Results for 2010

I wouldn't call it a turn-around, but Arctic Cat's 2nd QTR financial results for 2010 were better than last year, and better than expected.

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Free Styling & Ditch Banging Dudes

(10/27/2010)

This is a conversation that I overheard recently. Word.

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Future Collectible Arctic Cats: Part Two

(10/27/2010)

2003 Arctic Cat F7 Firecat

Here's Part II of the two-part story on recent-era Arctic Cat sleds that I believe will be collectible at some point in the future.

Click to read it.

 

 

 

 

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Interview with Team Arctic's Mike Kloety

(10/26/2010)

Arctic Cat Race Manager, Mike Kloety, going through race resumes

Great interview with Mike Kloety, Team Arctic Race Manager, HERE at sledRacer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Craig's List-of-the-Week: Oct. 25

(10/25/2010)

Arctic Cat craigslist-of-the-week Oct. 25

Because this sled is basically like Tucker Hibbert's, it WILL destroy your arms.

Click for the full viewing and warning.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Grass Cat: Cal Talks el tigre

(10/24/2010)

A few laps around the yard on the '81 Arctic Cat el tigre 5000 was enough for my son, Cal, to give some good feedback about the additional tuning that needs to be done.

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Blair Morgan Video Interview

(10/23/2010)

Blair Morgan on Team Arctic in West Yellowstone, 1998

There's a nice video interview with former Team Arctic snocross legend, Blair Morgan.

Click to watch it.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Future Collectible Arctic Cats: Part One

(10/20/2010)

1993 Arctic Cat ZR440

Which sleds from the recent past will be highly collectible/prized 10-30 years from now?

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Darth Vader Knows How to Clean Windows

(10/18/2010)

The Dark Lord definitely knows how to clean.

A fan of this site sent this short video of Darth.

Anyone else want (or already have) an ArcticInsider decal for a similar promotional purpose (or just to have)? Sign up as a forum member and send me a PM.

And may the force be with you.

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Unleashed: 2011 Arctic Cat Sno Pro 600

(10/16/2010)

2011 Arctic Cat Sno Pro 600 Race Sled

Arctic Cat just released the info and specs on the 2011 Sno Pro 600 SX and XC models.

Besides the usual durability refinemens that happen every season, the big news for '11 is a new track for the snocross model, a reprisal of the clear fuel tanks, and some shock recalibration.

Click to read the full release.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Joni's Team Arctic Scandinavian Dispatch

(10/14/2010)

Team Arctic Cat's rising stars from Scandinavia

Our awesome Scandinavian correspondent, Joni Launonen, sent ArcticInsider a dispatch about some new, big additions to Team Arctic.

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What Do Vikings Cheerleaders Know, Anyway!?

(10/12/2010)

I want to thank everyone who checks out this Website. It's been a HUGELY satisfying. I just wish beautiful NFL cheerleaders knew more about it.

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Action Graphics Could Sponsor YOU!

(10/11/2010)

Uncle Gary wants you

Gary at Action Graphics recently notified me that he's looking for a few good racers to sponsor.

I know Gary, thus I know he's looking to give away the store.

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Sauve's Sled Farm

(10/10/2010)

Sauve's Arctic Cat collection

While on my recent trip to TRF, I got to check out a fraction of the sleds, parts and stuff of longtime Arctic Cat collector/seller, Gene Sauve.

Pretty amazing stuff.

 

 

 

 

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Arctic Cat TRF Times: October Edition

(10/10/2010)

One Millionth Arctic Cat in lobbyI'm back from a few days at Arctic Cat in Thief River Falls. As usual, there's always fun stuff and great people to see.

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Why So Few Wild Custom Sleds?

(10/5/2010)

Green like an Arctic Cat

Will future Arctic Cat snowmobiles look anything like this?

Will wild, custom sleds become popular like their motorcycle counterparts?

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Brian Nelson is Getting Ready for the I-500

(10/4/2010)

Arctic Cat racing legend Brian NelsonTeam Arctic racing legend Brian Nelson is back at it. Literally.

He's race-prepping three 1979 Arctic Cat el tigre Cross-Country Cats for the vintage class in upcoming USCC I-500 cross-country.

I spent a day in his race shop. Click to see the pix.

 

 

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Vingtage Goes Big at the 2011 I-500 XC

(10/1/2010)

Leafers at the I-500 cross-country

The vintage class for the 2011 USCC I-500 cross-country looks like it's going to be HUGE, with some very familiar (and famous) names.

Click to read the release from USCC.

 

 

 

 

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