Your Polaris, Ski-Doo and Arctic Cat Dealer Can’t Void Your Warranty for Using Aftermarket Parts or Lubricants

Snowmobiling

As in the automotive market, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) have introduced new snowmobiles, UTVs and other powersports equipment with advanced materials and new technologies. Prices have risen considerably the past 10 years, with snowmobiles selling for $14,000 and UTVs for more than $20,000.



Beginner’s Guide to Choosing the Right Snowmobile

Arctic Cat Snowmobile

Having grown up in the country, snowmobiles were a common form of transportation. When I was little my dad would tow the toboggan behind our late ’80s (don’t even try to guess my age from that!) machine to the local bar for burgers or through the woods to our skating pond.



Which of These 5 Approaches to Vehicle Maintenance Do You Use?

Fixing car

Maintenance is one of those things you either do or don’t do. There isn’t a good way to fall “in between” on the maintenance spectrum, nor do your vehicles, equipment or toys like to be in a state of disrepair. Life is short, so why waste time due to improper maintenance?



Synthetic Oil Beats Conventional in AAA Test

Pouring oil

My mother took the Culligan Man to task not long ago. Not the flesh-and-blood Culligan Man, but the actor on TV. It happened when I was visiting my folks during lunch. I have lunch at my parent’s house here in Superior, Wis., every Wednesday.



Signature Series – Behind Nick Van Strydonk’s Heroic Win

Nick Van Strydonk Derby 17

Imagine heading out on the trail with your sled and crossing over a lake. You open up for about 300 yards, then all of a sudden pinch into a sharp turn. Your inside ski raises and you fight with all your might to hold 375-plus pounds down while at speeds of 65-70 mph, pinching around a corner. That,

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Winding down the 2016-17 AMSOIL Championship Snocross Season

Snocross Finale Lake Geneva 2017

Hi race fans! March Madness is upon us, and I’m not just talking about basketball (although, did Duke losing bust anyone else’s bracket?). March means the AMSOIL Championship Snocross Grand Finale in Lake Genva, Wis. And, as we predicted at the beginning of the season, there was a lot of excitement and emotion throughout the eight

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Watch How These Snowmobile Oils Handle -40º

Arctic Cat Snowmobile

Like the engine in your car or truck, the engines that power your two-stroke snowmobile are growing more sophisticated with each passing year.



10 Snowmobile Tool Kit Must Haves

Snowmobiling

If you’ve been following our blog lately, it’s pretty clear that we’re into snowmobiles. When living in an area that gets below-zero highs, you can feel a little antsy being stuck inside.



Which Snowmobile Oil Should I Use: AMSOIL INTERCEPTOR® or DOMINATOR®?

Snowmobile

One question we get a lot around here is, “Should I use AMSOIL INTERCEPTOR Synthetic 2-Stroke Oil or DOMINATOR Synthetic 2-Stroke Racing Oil in my sled?”



Best of East Coast Snowmobiling

Viper MTX 162 Snowmobile

Winter is upon us in most of the country, and with it brings the makings of outdoor memories made only in the snow. Aside from skiing, ice fishing and forming snowmen and angels, snowmobiling is usually at the top of the list when it comes to winter fun. After reviewing the trail offerings of the Midwest

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