Category: Technology

First Ride! Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo

Mountain Sledder was invited to visit Carl Kuster Mountain Park and throw a leg over the newly released Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo. Watch the video below to see our first impression aboard…

Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo

Now that BRP has broken the internet with news of the world's first factory 2-stroke turbo snowmobile, it's time to dig into the details of the Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo.

Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo Revealed

Ahead of the usual spring reveal of new model year sleds, BRP has announced the world's first factory 2-stroke turbo snowmobile, the Ski-Doo Summit 850 E-TEC Turbo.

Avalanche Airbag Inflation Systems – What’s the Difference? Compressed Gas vs Battery vs Supercapacitor

There are several different types of avalanche airbag inflation systems available on the market today from brands such as Highmark, PIEPS, Scott, Orotovox, Klim, BCA and Black Diamond.

Riding in Silence in the Backcountry

I will admit, I love the sound of an engine at peak rpm as much as the next gearhead, but the thought of riding in silence is certainly intriguing.

Arctic Cat BLAST Is a New, Mid-Sized Snowmobile for MY2021

Arctic Cat has added three new, mid-sized snowmobile models to its lineup for model year 2021, called Arctic Cat BLAST M 4000, ZR 4000 and LT 4000.

Arctic Cat 2021 Mountain Snowmobile Lineup

The Arctic Cat 2021 mountain lineup consists of just two models—the M 8000 Mountain Cat and the M 8000 Hardcore—both featuring fairly significant upgrades.

Arctic Cat MY2021 Snowmobiles Announcement

Here's the announcement from the manufacturer about the Arctic Cat MY2021 snowmobile lineup, including the new, mid-sized BLAST models and updates to the mountain lineup.

Arctic Cat MY2021 Snowmobiles Revealed Months Early

In an extension of its successful "Snowmageddon" spring order-only sales event, Arctic Cat (AC) has announced that it will reveal the full lineup of its model year 2021 sleds as early as…

Finnish Company Brings eSled Electric Snowmobile to Market

Aurora Powertrains, a manufacturer based in Finland's northern Lapland region, has developed and brought eSled, an electric snowmobile, to market.