• Suspension Tech Part II: Components and complete systems

    October 06, 2004 Feature
    Snowmobile factories have done an excellent job advancing suspension technology in the last decade. Polaris, Arctic Cat, Ski-Doo and Yamaha have used
  • Taming trails, testing hills . on one sled: STEVE?JANES

    October 06, 2004 Feature
    Today's world is very specialized. In business, to be competitive you have to be specialized. People don't want to take their allergies, intestinal pr
  • Mtn. Performance Yamaha: RX-1 Turbo

    October 05, 2004 Feature
    We would never promote or push for any kind of a seat belt system for snowmobiles (especially in the West)-but we were tempted to at least think about
  • Summit Highmark 1000: the Hulk of the West

    October 03, 2004 Feature, Snow Tests
    "Way" back when the 700cc class was the biggest on snow, we dubbed that mountain segment as the Mountain Muscle class.
  • Kings of the 9

    October 02, 2004 Feature
    The 900 segment is a tough one. Arctic Cat re-invented the class in 2003 and held a monopoly on it for two years. Cat's fiercest rival, and closest ne
  • Getting Started: The birth of Snowmobile West

    October 01, 2004 Column Darryl Harris
    Thirty years. Hard to believe we've been publishing SnoWestthat long. Brings back a lot of memories