February 2019

American Snowmobiler magazine is North America's leading magazine for snowmobile enthusiasts helping readers get the most out of this popular family sport. Each issue offers exciting coverage of new snowmobiles, accessories, tech tips, travel destinations, races and events, and is written by the top writers in the snowmobile field.


1974 Sno Jet
| Page 42
Check out this one-of-a-kind ice dragging monster!
| Page 38
Moto-Ski started in the early 1960s and survived until the mid-80s.
The '84 Ski-Doo Formula MX / Pro Stock was advanced!
Bike Me
| Page 22
How one of the biggest critics completely changed his tune after one season on a snow bike.
NY Shootout
| Page 30
The 29th annual AmSnow DynoTech Research New York Shootout!
DynoTech test on the new Polaris 850.

Long Term Tests

| Page 16
Short track trail 850s (and one 800) are one of the funnest ways to get down the trail!

Regular Reads

Where We Ride
| Page 58
Mike Carr has logged more than 60,000 snowmobile miles in 21 states and provinces, including his home state of Wisconsin. Every winter, he expands his riding horizons.
Tech Notes
| Page 48
Olav Aaen takes an in-depth look at the science and engineering behind some of the latest racing shocks. Hi-tech suspension = science + style!
The 'A' for your 'Q'
Ryan Hawkins takes us on another journey in Canada. This time to Quebec!
| Page 66
Les Pinz walks us through a glorious 1986 Arctic Cat Pantera.
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