Other Makes Snowmobile Tech

LATEST Other Makes Snowmobile Tech

  • Ask the SnowMan: Your Sledding Questions Answered

    I have a 1999 700 mountain max and want to put delta force reeds and power incorporated pipes on, and wonder if I have to fatten up my jets and what kind of hp gain will I get? The answers to this and MORE of your questions.

    Dec. 01, 2008
  • Review: 2009 600-Class Trail Snowmobiles

    For 2009 the 600 class is as hot as ever with two new engines from Ski-Doo, chassis updates from Arctic Cat on their F-series, a new Dragon SP from Polaris, and suspension upgrades on the Nytro from Yamaha.

    Oct. 10, 2008
  • Video: 2009 MY Snowmobile Tech Walk Around

    Wade West from Yamaha Marketing and Kale Wainer from Arctic Cat take a look up close at the technology that will set apart their 2009 cross over sleds.

    Apr. 17, 2008
  • 2009 Snowmobile Models Sneak Peak

    Technical overview and photos of the new snowmobiles from Ski-Doo, Yamaha, Arctic Cat, and Polaris.

    Mar. 24, 2008
  • Boosted Four-Strokes. The Sled of the Future?

    The MPI kit is very impressive how all the components have been carefully machined to work around the stock machine.

    Jan. 28, 2008
  • Hands-On 2008 Yamaha Nytro MTX

    Overall the Nytro MTX is an excellent mountain sled. The engine, ergonomics and weight are all right where they need to be in this snowmobile.

    Dec. 31, 2007
  • 2008 Polaris 600RR Test and Review

    Jerry Bassett tells us all about Polaris' new 600rr. Is this the sled for you?

    Sep. 01, 2007
  • Review: 2008 Yamaha Vector Snowmobile

    In overall appeal, there are few sleds that combine quality fit and finish with renowned mechanical reliability and, now, superior ergonomics in what is essentially a base line model.

    Jul. 11, 2007
  • Review: 2008 Ski-Doo TNT

    Ski-Doo's all-new 2008 MX Z TNT may be one of those breakthrough snowmobiles that we'll look back on and mark as an industry highpoint.

    Jun. 21, 2007
  • Review: 2008 Arctic Cat F6 LXR

    Fast, light but plagued with problems in their first years, Firecats now belong to the ages with the likes of the first Yamaha SRXs and Mercury Snow Twisters.

    May. 03, 2007
  • Polaris Dragon 800 Named "Snowmobile of the Year"

    Off-Road.com snowmobile test riders went looking for a machine that handles a variety of terrain and snow conditions, has lots of power, is lightweight, and a good value.

    May. 01, 2007
  • Review: 2008 Yamaha Nytro RTX Snowmobile

    What makes the Nytro such a big deal is that right out of the crate it is light enough and has enough power to be a good mountain machine.

    Apr. 11, 2007
  • Review: 2008 Ski-Doo REV XP Summit

    Going into Snow Shoot 2008 there was no shortage of hype surrounding Ski-Doo?s new REV-XP sled chassis. The XP chassis is basically a whole new snowmobile that BRP has been working on since the release of the successful REV platform in 2003.

    Apr. 01, 2007
  • 2005 Arctic Cat Snowmobile Lineup

    Engineering isn't just a department at Arctic Cat; it's a way of life. The passion to build lighter, stronger, better performing and more comfortable snowmobiles is a fire burning in every Arctic Cat engineer that results in stunning new machines year-aft

    Nov. 01, 2005
  • Yamaha's 2002 Viper

    Yamaha pulled out all the stops for the 2002 Vipers. Their is not doubt in this Editor's mind that the Viper will be the hottest sled for 2002 and most likely for 2003. We'll go into the details of the new model later in the article and you can see all th

    Nov. 01, 2005
  • '98 Arctic Cat Powder Special EFI - First Impressions

    We all choose a new machine for some of the same reasons and some simply because of our personal preferences that we feel are important. A fellow who does some writing for one of the magazines happened to email me and asked what factors I felt were most i

    Nov. 01, 2005
  • '98 Arctic Cat Powder Special EFI - Season Evaluation

    Now that I have a season of use with this machine I'll relate some of my experiences with this sled. There's been many grins and a few groans with this Arctic Cat. As a whole I was left with a pretty positive feeling about the Powder Special. It seems eas

    Nov. 01, 2005
  • A.D. Boivin's Snow Hawk

    "A new generation of winter sport that offers high adrenaline and the sensations of a jet ski and a dirt bike combined". That's what Cinthia Morris, Marketing Manager from A.D. Boivin, is saying about the new 2002 Snow Hawk.

    Nov. 01, 2005
  • First Ride - 2000 Polaris 800 & 600 RMKs

    On a recent trip to Cooke City, MT we got a chance to get some seat time on the 2000 model 800 and 600 RMKs. The new RMKs, and especially the 800, are generating quite a buzz around the snowmobile world so we were glad to have a chance to ride them and se

    Nov. 01, 2005
  • First Snow: Where Readers are Riding

    Send us a picture of your riding this season - tell us when, what, who; and we'll send you a brand new limited-edition Off-Road.com t-shirt, snowmobile-style.

    Mar. 01, 2005