Monthly Archives: August 2011

1974 Arctic Cat Twin Tracker!

In 1974, Gilles Villenueve shocked the snowmobile racing world with his radical IFS twin-tracked Alouette SnoPro racer. He shocked them even more when it started to win some races. Arctic Cat contacted Roger Gage, who already had this baby almost … Continue reading

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Next May at thee Hall of Fame’s Classic Sled Roundup, they will once again draw a ticket for a very cool sled! This time it’s a 1978 Brian Nelson replica Cat built by Brian Nelson for the raffle! The sled … Continue reading

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Boss Cat Trilogy

Arctic Cat’s efforts into making the "World’s Fastest Snowmobile" back in the day was nothing short of incredible. The amount of money and man hours that went into Boss Cat I, Boss Cat II and Boss Catt III was staggering. … Continue reading

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Sexist Cat Ever?

It would actually be hard to pick just one Arctic Cat as the sexiest ever made. But surely the design of the 1974 SnoPro sleds has to be included, if not, it’s the clear winner. I always did like these.. … Continue reading

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