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Kirk & Tucker Talk Snow

11/16/2010 7:04:00 PM

Tucker Hibbert gets ready for the 2011 snocross season in several ways, including giving his dad, Kirk, grief about the snow that fell during the fall test/practice trip in the Rockies.

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All-New Arctic Cat Prowler "Road Runner"

11/16/2010 6:51:00 PM

Check out the new 2011 Arctic Cat Prowler Loooooong Box, aka "Road Runner," brought to you by the ArcticInsider's A Team (not to be confused with the B Team...which is me).

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Brad Darling: New Arctic Cat VP of Snowmobiling

11/16/2010 9:10:00 AM

Brad Darling, newly-named VP/GM of Arctic Cat Snowmobile division

On the heels of the company's announcement that Claude Jordan will replace retiring CEO Chris Twomey, Arctic Cat today named Brad Darling its new Vice President/GM of its snowmobile division.

Click to read Brad's background and credentials.







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First Snow & Ride of 2010-11

11/15/2010 6:42:00 PM

Blowing and snowing

Magic hit the midsection of Minnesota over the weekend. Eight to 12 inches of snow, accumulating at a rate of one-inch-per-hour during the day.

Winter had arrived.





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Do You Ride Like This?

11/10/2010 3:16:00 PM

Arctic Cat Factory Pilot


Do you ride like this?


Click to read a few questions I have.





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Arctic Cat's Featured Stuff for November

11/9/2010 8:08:00 AM

Arctic Cat Green Chrome Windscreen

Here are four products that Arctic Cat is promoting this month.

If anyone has tried the FOX FLOAT Conversion Kit for the rear suspension, let me know. I'd like to get your thoughts on it for a review.

Click to see them.








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"Here, Hold My Beer" Moment #873

11/8/2010 7:55:00 AM

This crashed Arctic Cat F1000 is for your viewing pleasure

If anyone happened to capture THIS MOMENT on video, please post it. I want a good laugh at his expense.

(This photo is for illustrative purposes only, and was not the snowmobile used by Darwin Award candidate Perry Nelson.)





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Tom Rides his Arctic Cat Cub

11/5/2010 8:50:00 AM

Last week I spent a day shooting photos of Tom Rowland's amazing collection of Arctic Cats at his dealership, Thomas Sno Sports.

I also managed to capture this video of Tom practicing for the upcoming AMA Supercross season on his ultra-rare 1966 Arctic Cat Cub minibike/all-terrain cycle.


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Tested: Arctic Cat Gloves and Mountain Tek Vest

11/1/2010 3:43:00 PM

Moto-testing Arctic Cat vest and gloves

I’ve gotten a chance to use a couple new Arctic Cat products during the past month and thought I’d share a couple observations in case you’re interested in this stuff.

Click to read about them.










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Historic Team Arctic Trailer to SHOF

10/31/2010 9:40:00 PM

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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Free Styling & Ditch Banging Dudes

10/27/2010 6:41:00 PM

This is a conversation that I overheard recently. Word.

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Future Collectible Arctic Cats: Part Two

10/27/2010 1:13:00 AM

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 9:17:00 AM

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 7:24:00 AM

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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Blair Morgan Video Interview

10/23/2010 11:56:00 PM

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 10:48:00 AM

1993 Arctic Cat ZR440

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

Click to read Part One of the story.






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Sauve's Sled Farm

10/10/2010 1:54:00 PM

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 8:45:00 AM

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.

See for yourself.






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Why So Few Wild Custom Sleds?

10/5/2010 4:17:00 PM

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 9:29:00 AM

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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