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Craig Scanlon
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris names Craig Scanlon as new Transamerican Auto Parts President

Scanlon will succeed Greg Adler, who is assuming a new role as executive vice chairman for TAP.

Burnt sleds and ATV's sitting outside a business.
Old Sled Zone, Montana

Old Sled Zone: 1975 Ski-Doo 340 survives shop torching

A devastating fire leaves a Montana business reeling.

Sat-Fi2, a lightweight and portable hotspot.
SnoRiders Insider

Globalstar announces the release of Sat-Fi2, the world’s most advanced satellite hotspot

Sat-Fi2 provides continuous communications for consumers, remote worker connectivity and safety.

An orange Moto Ski Zephyr with a light blue seat.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone—1968/69? Moto Ski Zephyr

The Moto-Ski company of La Pocatière, Québec, Canada was purchased in 1971 by Bombardier. The last year of production was 1985.

Check out the unique race elements in this digital representation of Red Bull Sledhammers 2018 in Saint-Donat.
Snowmobile News

Red Bull’s brand-new sled competition, Sledhammers is a challenging multi-obstacle hillclimb

64 sled competitors competed for cash and glory on a unique dual-mirror 550-metre uphill obstacle course.

by Timothy Fowler
Team 22, Gardner and Milley are bringing it home.
Snowmobile News

At 3,100 kilometres, Cain’s Quest, Labrador, is the mother of endurance sled races

Cain’s Quest challenges the best riders, the most competent support teams, the toughest gear and the strongest minds.

by Timothy Fowler
Ray Kelly's pristine condition Scorpion Mark III - 300 model sled.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone: 1969 “Tear-Drop” Scorpion Mark III – 300 model

At this year’s Cranbrook Snowmobile Club event, Ray and his buddies brought out some of their vintage snowmobiles for the annual Show and Shine.

Picture of a Double Eagle Raider snowmobile.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone: 1970’s Double Eagle Raider

The invention and brainchild of Bob Bracey, these innovative snowmobiles were definitely ahead of their time

Here is a Skiroule S-400, sitting on the trailside.
Old Sled Zone

Old Sled Zone: 1970’s Skiroule S-400

Skiroule had a short and colourful existence in the snowmobile world, though the machines remain a popular collector’s item with old snowmobile lovers today.

Kody Kamm at finish line.
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris® Racer Kody Kamm wins a pair of ISOC Snocross Pro Finals at Lake Geneva, finishes the season

Kody Kamm finishes second in Pro points, two positions ahead of teammate Hentges Racing Peter Narsa.

Ski-Doo CSRA Pro Lite racer Scott Vandeborne.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo Race Report: Vandeborne doubles up in Timmons

Ski-Doo CSRA Pro Lite racer Scott Vandeborne won both rounds of racing in the Eclipse Financial Cup Nationals.

A complex and unique snowmobile.
Old Sled Zone

Vintage Snowmobile: ‘Rube Goldberg’—Moto-Ski GPS model

A record number of old and antique snowmobiles were on display at this year's vintage rally, held by the Cranbrook Snowmobile Club.

Snowmobiling safety

When avalanche education is not enough

Digging into the human factor, the author investigates why we are losing so many who have the education, the gear and the experience.

by Trish Drinkle
Gunnar Sterne.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo Race Report: Sterne repeats as Champ 440 Oval Champion

Ice Oval racer Gunnar Sterne managed to pull off a second consecutive win at the TLR Cup Series.

Polaris Industries’ CEO Scott Wine was recently a guest on CNBC’s Mad Money with Jim Cramer.
SnoRiders Insider

Polaris doesn’t want a steel trade war – “But can handle it”

Despite some challenges, Polaris' CEO Scott Wine feels that the company is in a strong position and can handle any adversity.

Aki Pihlaja celebrates a win on the podium.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo Race Report: Pihlaja takes Pro Lite win

Ski-Doo Pro Lite veteran racer and defending ISOC Pro Lite champion Aki Pihlaja earned a hard-fought victory Saturday night at the Theisen's Snocross National.

Meet the Rider, High Level, AB

Brenda Duval’s Hotshot of the month

SnoRiders catches up with the photo contest winner for the month of January 2018.

by Kirsten Armleder
Rider 303 Luke Rainey.
SnoRiders Insider

Team Polaris dominates RMSHA, winning majority of Pro Classes and podiums at Lost Trail Hillclimb

Next up for the Polaris hillclimbers is the World Championship Hillclimb in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Rider competing in RMSHA Hillclimb.
SnoRiders Insider

Ski-Doo Race Report: Ski-Doo Hillclimbers find podium early, often

The RMSHA Hillclimb race season finally got underway March 3-4 in Afton, Wyoming.

The new Rapid Adjust Ski Stance kit is easy and fast to use.
SnoRiders Insider

BRP’s Ski-Doo brand brings innovation, speed and ease to adjustable ski stance

The new Rapid Adjust Ski Stance is an innovative bolt-on design, making it more practical and easier to use.