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All-Arctic Cat Vintage Show at Country Cat

(9/29/2010)

Arctic Cat Show at Country Cat

In conjunction with their open house, Country Cat in Sauke Center, Minn., is hosting an all-Arctic Cat vintage show on Sat., Oct. 2, from 8 a.m - 3 p.m.

Check it out.

 

 

 

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147-MPH in the Quarter-Mile

(9/27/2010)

Team Arctic Cat speedmen

Yet another quarter-mile speed record for Billy Howard, Glenn Hall and the D&D crew:

147 mph with a 8.57-second ET!

Click to see the video.

 

 

 

 

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Sometimes the Better Question is "Why Not?"

(9/25/2010)

John Deere Something

Sometimes the better question is, "Why Not?"

Definitely the case with this project of passion.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Allure of Night Rides

(9/25/2010)

Night eyes

Of all the riding I've experienced in my many, many years of snomwobiling, two of my favorites are nighttime and being lost.

Read why.

 

 

 

 

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An "Ouch" Moment from the I-500

(9/22/2010)

This brief moment, from what appears to be the 2000 I-500 cross-country, illustrates the importance of paying attention to the double-down arrows. And to ALWAYS throttle-back when you see someone pointing a camera at you.

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Team Arctic Crushes Haydays & More

(9/22/2010)

Arctic Cat racers owned Haydays

Arctic Cat had a pretty amazing Haydays grass drag performance... on the same weekend that Billy Howard set a new speed record for a stock sled.

Click to read it.

 

 

 

 

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New Products from Arctic Cat

(9/22/2010)

Arctic Cat Sno Cross Suit

Every month throughout the season, Arctic Cat sends out press releases on new products of theirs that riders are interested in.

Click the header to see what new stuff is available.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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New EVOL Upgrade Kit for FOX Float shocks

(9/17/2010)

FOX EVOL Upgrade Kit

I saw a lot of cool stuff at Haydays, including this sweet, $350 FOX EVOL upgrade kit that's seems aimed at Sno Pro-package Arctic Cats.

Click to learn about it.

 

 

 

 

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Why is Jim Dimmerman Smiling?

(9/16/2010)

Team Arctic legend Jim Dimmerman and his el tigre triple

Why does 1984 World Champion and Team Arctic legend Jim Dimmerman have such a huge, sheet-eating grin on his face?

Answer: Look closely at the engine that's stuffed into his 1979 Arctic Cat el tigre.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Haydays 2010: What You Might Have Missed

(9/13/2010)

A short wait in traffic

Didn't make it to Haydays 2010 (either because you didn't go or weren't willing to wait in traffic for a couple minutes...)?

Here's some of what you would have seen, had you arrived.

 

 

 

 

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Hibbert to Race Full Season

(9/10/2010)

Vintage Team Arctic Racer Tucker Hibbert

The big announcement from Arctic Cat at Haydays had to do with some strange-dressing racer named Tucker Hibbert.

Click to read about it.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Where to Place the New Batch of AI Decals?

(9/10/2010)

A big box of arcticinsider decals

A whole new batch ArcticInsider decals just arrived, via Gary at Action Graphics. They're sweet!

For some ideas on where they might show up, click the header and watch the short video.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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What's the Big Haydays Announcement?

(9/8/2010)

Haydays Invite

 

Looks like somthing's going to go down in the Arctic Cat booth at Haydays.

Click to read some possibilities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Video of the 1 Millionth Arctic Cat

(9/7/2010)

Here's a cool, short video of the 1 Millionth Arctic Cat sled being built.

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From Sweden to Haydays

(9/6/2010)

L-to-R: Team Arctic Swedish Draggers Patrik Löfdahl, Henrik Nordenskiöld and Mats Lager

Beginning today, three passionate snowmobilers from Sweden will experience a whirlwind adventure in Minnesota in order to race an Arctic Cat Sno Pro 600 this coming weekend at the Haydays Grass Drags in North Branch, Minn.

Click to read their short story, in their own words.

 

 

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1 Millionth Arctic Cat Snowmobile

(8/27/2010)

1 Millionth Arctic CatOn Thurs., Aug. 26 in Thief River Falls, the 1 Millionth Arctic Cat snowmobile rolled off the assembly line since Arctco returned to business in 1983.

It was a great reason to celebrate.

 

 

 

 

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Got the I-500 XC on My Mind Today

(8/25/2010)

Team Arctic's Dan Ebert winning the I-500

For some reason, I've got I-500 on the brain today.

So, here are a few pix from last year's race.

 

 

 

 

 

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Back to School Time

(8/24/2010)

 

It's the back-to-school time of year.

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Why the Smoke During Start-Up?

(8/21/2010)

Is this what they mean by 2-Stroke, Cold-Smoke?

Q: When I fire up my 2010 F8 in the morning, it seems VERY rich and smokes heavily. It never fouls a plug. And once it is warmed up and "cleaned out,” it runs fine.

What’s up… is this is the way it’s supposed to be?

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Swap Season Begins... Get Ready to WOBLE

(8/20/2010)

Two beauties from HaydaysFor those of you planning to WOBLE, the swap meet season is about to commence in earnest.

Click for inspiration.

 

 

 

 

 

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