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2018 Polaris 600R.
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris - What’s new for 2018

For those that couldn’t attend Hay Days (and those that did just in case), here’s a summary of what we announced.

SledLife

Get to know our Best Sled Wrap finalists

Top contestants share sledding stories and the inspiration behind their snowmobile wrap designs.

by Kirsten Armleder
Kelsey Elliott carving a steep downhill descent.
SledLife, Sicamous, BC

Kelsey Elliott: Fully immersed in the sled life

For Kelsey Elliott of Salmon Arm, B.C., snowmobiling is all things—her passion, therapy and the ultimate career path.

by Matthew Mallory
Close-up of TRIO front shock.
SnoRiders Insider

Timbersled Innovation – TRIO™ Front Shock

TRIO is compatible with all snow bike kits as long as the ARO spindle and ski are used.

New X2-RS racing oil.
SnoRiders Insider

BRP adds new racing oil to XPS line-up

BRP is introducing the new X2-RS racing oil specifically for use in high rpm and high load two stroke premix applications.

The 2018 Ski-Doo MXZx 600RS E-TEC racing snowmobile.
SnoRiders Insider

The 2018 Ski-Doo MXZx 600RS (Race Special) unveiled at the 51st Annual Haydays event

The 2018 Ski-Doo MXZx 600RS E-TEC racing snowmobile is designed specifically for winning on North American and European snocross tracks.

Restored Ski-Doo Elite snowmobile.
Old Sled Zone

Summer Rewind—The best of Old Sled Zone Sightings: 1970’s Ski-Doo Elite

From the dozens and dozens of Old Sled Sighting posts we have selected the best by reader reach.

Driveline update on sled.
SnoRiders Insider

2018 Ski-Doo Summit/Freeride driveline updates and 2017 belt durability improvements

BRP strives to offer Ski-Doo owners the best product performance, reliability and durability.

Removable snowflap mounted on snowmobile.
SnoRiders Insider

BRP new product bulletins - Part 2

BRP has been busy issuing new product bulletins lately, here is rundown on the latest.

Snowmobile equipped with adjustable windshield.
SnoRiders Insider

BRP new product bulletins

BRP has been busy issuing new product bulletins lately, here is rundown on the latest.

The T150 Russian IRBIS snowmobile on display at a recent trade show.
SnoRiders Insider

The Russians are coming….to a snowmobile trail near you

The company, IRBIS, is reportedly initially only offering their T150 utility sled to the North American market, at a $2500 US price point.

Yellowstone Park at sunset with geyser.
SnoRiders Insider

Yellowstone opens lottery for non-commercially guided snowmobile access program for upcoming season

The program allows one non-commercially guided group per day to enter Yellowstone from each of its four winter entrances.

Snowmobiles belonging to Jeff Tanach and Rick Rivers from St. Andrew's, Manitoba.
Old Sled Zone

Summer Rewind—The best of Old Sled Zone Sightings: Raider Double Eagle and Trail Roamer

From the dozens and dozens of Old Sled Sighting posts we have selected the best by reader reach.

Picture of Yeti SnowMX snow bike.
SnoRiders Insider

Camso acquires Yeti SnowMX in a bid to broaden its Powersports offering

Seeking to capitalize on its position in the quickly growing dirt-to-snow bike market, Camso has acquired Yeti SnowMX of St. Albert, Alberta, Canada.

A green, blue and yellow sled wrap on a Ski-Doo.
SledLife

2017 Best Sled Wrap Winner

Congratulations to Rachel Scott of Salmon Arm, B.C. on winning the 2017 Best Sled Wrap Contest.

by Kirsten Armleder
SledLife

Weather predictions for the 2017-2018 snowmobiling season in Western Canada

The Old Farmer’s Almanac - Canadian Edition is out, and here’s the weather prediction for winter 2017-2018.

by Kirsten Armleder
Snowmobiles with sunset in background.
SnoRiders Insider

Snowmobiling – 2017-2018

The International Snowmobile Manufacturers Association has some great events planned for the upcoming sled season.

by Ed Klim
An old beauty - a Yamaha 340.
Old Sled Zone

Summer Rewind—The best of Old Sled Zone Sightings: 70’s Yamaha Enticer ET Deluxe

From the dozens and dozens of Old Sled Sighting posts we have selected the best by reader reach.

SledLife

Best Sled Wrap Contest—The 6 Finalists

After 948 votes were cast, we’ve whittled 60 wraps down to the remaining six. Now, we're asking you, the reader, to decide who has the best snowmobile

by Kirsten Armleder
A rusting, forgotten Arctic Cat Pantera snowmobile.
Old Sled Zone

Summer Rewind—The best of Old Sled Zone Sightings: 1970’s Arctic Cat Pantera

From the dozens and dozens of Old Sled Sighting posts we have selected the best by reader reach.