In its largest wheeled new-model release that I can remember, Arctic Cat unveiled 15 news new 2015 ATV and ROV (side-by-side) machines last night at its dealer show in Las Vegas!
In addition to its new XR ATV line and Prowler XT models, the big news is this all-new 60-in. Wildcat Sport.
Slotting in between the original Wildcat (64-in. wide) and the new-this-season Trail (50-in.), the trio of Sport models hit a sweet spot of performance and maneuverability. Each is powered by the 60-plus HP 700 Kymco engine.
*New 110.5-in. length x 60-in. width chassis dimension slots in-between the original Wildcat (120- x 64-in.) and the Wildcat Trail (110.5- x 50-in.).
*Double A-Arm front/ rear suspensions with rear swaybar feature 12.2 in/12.6 in. of travel, with 13 in. of ground clearance, for premium handling and comfort in all terrain conditions.
*60-plus-hp 700 parallel-twin 4-stroke engine with closed- loop EFI, SOHC and liquid- cooling provides class-leading performance, durability and excitement.
*TEAM Rapid Response clutch system for optimal drivetrain performance and durability
*High/Low/Reverse/Park and with electronic 2WD/4WD/ Differential Lock
*Variable Assist Electronic Power Steering (EPS) (Limited)
*JRi ECX-1 piggyback gas shocks feature 2.5-in. bodies and reservoirs, plus full compression adjustability, for fade-free suspension performance in all terrain conditions. (Sport and XT)
*Elka Stage 5 aluminum piggyback gas shocks with Dual-Speed Compression and rebound adjustability for the ultimate adjustable, fade-free suspension performance. (Limited)
*New Carlisle Trail Pro 26-in.?tires provide optimal traction, durability and flat-protection in a wide range of trail conditions.
*New fully variable tilt steering mechanism offers greater overall range, infinite adjustability and increased room for driver entry and exit.
*12-in. steel wheels (Sport)
*12-in. machined cast-aluminum wheels (XT and Limited)
*New dual-piston caliper hydraulic front brakes provide enhanced braking performance
*Easy-hinge doors with automotive-style handles and latching ease vehicle entry and exit.
*300-lb. rear cargo box capacity
*1500-lb. towing capacity and 2-in. rear receiver hitch
*Underhood storage box (Limited)
*Automotive-style painted bodywork (XT and Limited)
*Color-matched suspension arms (XT and Limited)
*Available in Lime Green and Red (Sport)
Specifications on the 2015 Arctic Cat Wildcat Sport Models
Click HERE to see the Arctic Cat site featuring other details and video about the new Wildcat Sport and other 2015 models.