February 2017


February 2017 ISSUE PREVIEW


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Want a trail sled with big power and handling, but not at the cost of the turbo models? These three short-tracked 2-stroke trail slayers face off!
These 600cc sleds will raise your snowmobile standards! They aren’t as intimidating as the bigger bore sleds, but they’ll urge you to push them through the twisties and leave you smiling every time.
The AmSnow/DynoTech Research New York Shootout is the earliest chance to see stock acceleration and third-party HP data, plus all kinds of hot mod sled real world stats!
Sticker shock and debunking modern sled pricing myths.

Special Vintage Section

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Twenty-five years after their introduction, 1993 sled models now draw collector interest. 
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Make what is old and cool, new and cool!
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Private Ski-Doo museum offers a walk through BRP history.
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Prototype IFS sleds that could have changed the industry.

Regular Reads

The quest for the perfect sled.
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Best of the Best photos
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Electrifying power demands: The newest sled electrical systems are high tech and produce big power!
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Our tech experts steer you in the right direction!
  • How-To: Bolt-on power!
  • Traction Tips
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The latest gear and accessories.
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Riding the High Life: California's Sierra Nevada Mountains are calling.
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1972 Viking Vigilante replica

Online Exclusives

Check out the latest edition of our online television show, AmSnow TV! This episode features an exciting ride up the North Shore of Lake Superior in Minnesota; three full-length sled reviews on a Yamaha Viper L-TX LE Turbo, a new Polaris Rush XCR, a new Cat ZR 8000 RR; and much more! Watch it now: www.AmSnow.com/AmSnowTV
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