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A vintage mid-80's Yamaha Enticer 340.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting: OUCH! 1984(?) Yamaha Enticer 340

These popular Yamaha machines featured some of the industry's leading edge snowmobile technology of the day.

A 1970 Ski Doo, owned by Todd Jones.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting: A “most minty” 1970 Ski Doo

According to the Snowmobile Encyclopedia, "The 1970 Ski-Doo Nordic snowmobile was advertised as the sled “for the man who wanted luxury.”

Barry Guindon and his Polaris TXL snowmobile.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting—Late 1970’s Polaris TXL

"I'm a true blue Polaris guy and was looking for a long time for one of these sleds," says owner Barry Guindon of St. Andrews, Manitoba.

Polaris Hillclimber Kody Kamm.
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris Hillclimbers deliver terrain domination on the RMSHA Circuit, winning nine of 12 Pro Points

AXYS RMK sleds win 27 of 28 Pro Stock finals and all four Pro Points titles

Three Ski-Doo's lined up on top of the mountain.
Meet the Rider,

Sledding into the sunrise

The story behind Nathan Livingston’s predawn snowmobiling photo from the Rocky Point riding area.

by Kirsten Armleder
A worse for wear Ski-Doo Everest Electro.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting: Another ‘Rat Sled’—1980’s Ski-Doo Everest 500E (Electro)

Spotted in a backyard, this rat sled recalls the glory days of the Ski-Doo Everest Electro.

Polaris Racer Luke Rainey.
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Polaris Hillclimbers sweep the Pro Stock classes at Grand Targhee

Polaris also sweeps King and Queen Crowns and all three semi-pro classes.

Keith Curtis is in fine form at the recent RMSHA Beaver Mountain HIllclimb.
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Keith Curtis wins five classes to lead dominant Polaris Race Team at RMSHA Beaver Mountain Hillclimb

Polaris racers win 23 podiums, nine of 12 pro classes, Queen Crown and three ‘King’ Crowns.

Restored Ski-Doo Elite snowmobile.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Sighting: 1970’s Ski-Doo Elite “The Pony Car” of Sleds

A restored Ski-Doo Elite snowmobile, spotted at the recent Cranbrook Snowmobile Club's Show and Shine.

Polaris racer Keith Curtis.
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Polaris Hillclimbers extend Pro Stock win streak to 20-straight with four more wins

Racers on Polaris 800 RMKs continue to win in 1000 Stock against rivals’ 850 sleds.

Kevin Higney, winner of the 'Win Your Yamaha' contest.
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Yamaha Financial Services announces winner of the ‘Win Your Yamaha’ contest

Kevin Higney wins his 2017 Kodiak EPS SE in Yamaha Financial Services contest.

Blaine Mathews going vertical to the top.
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Ski-Doo X-Team Hillclimbers take nine titles at Jackson Hole World Championships

The annual Jackson Hole World Championship Hillclimb event is in the books with Ski-Doo racers taking home five titles in the Pro classes

The riding action at the Jackson Hole World Championship Hill Climb.
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Polaris Hillclimbers sweep stock titles at Jackson Hole World Championship

Keith Curtis wins two classes, two King Crowns and King of Kings

Damping clutch technology graphic.
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BRP reveals new vibration damping clutch technology

Ski-Doo engineers designed an industry first, counterbalancing pDrive fixed clutch sheave.

Kody Kamm celebrates as he crosses the finish line at the ISOC season finale in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris Snocross racer Kody Kamm wins his first ISOC Pro Open championship

Kamm wins six heat races and two finals to win 2016-2017 points title

Pihlaja airs it out in front of the crowd.
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Ski-Doo X-Team racers take five ISOC Snocross Season championships at season finale

Ski-Doo racers took five National Snocross Championships at the ISOC season finale in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.