For a person that appreciates design, the room and the pieces in it are so well displayed that it is a thing of beauty. To get the financial aspect covered for those wondering, the collection is well into the six figures but there is so much more about it than that amount could ever cover. For die-hard Cat lovers this is the Shangri-La of the Cat kingdom, transporting hard-core fans back in time, where passionate Cat lovers can discuss the history encompassed in a room. As he described each of the machines, it was clear that he knew everything about them, not only mechanically, but historically also, even what drivers raced them, along with the vivid memories of how they were acquired. His knowledge is often tapped by others in the vintage community, a typical inquiring telephone call goes like this:
16 Things You Need to Know about the 2017 Arctic Cat Snowmobiles
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These sleds were prepped and provided by Arctic Cat Inc to 7 different media organizations to bring a renewed interest in the sports purest form of racing, cross country. This effort has indeed brought more participation to cross country racing and it can even be said that these 7 sleds had some influence on the development of the very radical Sno Pro model. Arctic Cat installed upgraded shocks, skid plates, tether switches, race graphics, taller windshields and a few other things to these otherwise stock F5s to ready them for miles of competition in below-zero conditions. This particular sled was raced by the team from Supertrax magazine and finished the entire race despite taking a dramatic first day crash at high speeds.
My name is Don. Vintage Snowmobile Restoration Anonymous I first started showing symptoms of this very contagious disease in when I became the owner of a Arctic Cat Z. This sled was restored over the next two years and then I purchased a Trail Cat, restored it, and then a EXT.