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Ski-Doo LED Headlight Best Product Review

Ski-Doo LED Headlight Best Product Review

A Ski-Doo LED Headlight will impress anyone riding after dark on their snowmobile tour or snowmobile vacation. It installs quickly and easily below your sled’s regular headlight (Ski-Doo snowmobiles only). It integrates so neatly that it’s hardly noticeable – until you turn it on. Then – presto – it’s like someone turned on the floodlights! Use it in tandem …

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BRP XPS Synthetic Snowmobile Oil Review

BRP XPS Synthetic Snowmobile Oil Review

Here’s my BRP XPS synthetic snowmobile Oil review…I should have twigged that oil had changed when my first Ski-Doo E-TEC® engine didn’t seem to use any. Little did I know how dramatic a story was behind that oil change – and it’s continued with the new Rotax™ super high tech 850 E-TEC engine. So this column is about 2-stroke oil. …

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Ski Doo Accessories Customize Your Ride

Ski Doo Accessories Customize Your Ride

Ski Doo accessories are as innovative as their snowmobiles. I’m particularly impressed with what’s next for 2018. Creative ideas that integrate seamlessly with their snow machines are one good reason why BRP has achieved a commanding share of the snowmobile market. So here’s some food for thought as you start thinking about next winter. Whether you’re a Ski …

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Rotax 900 ACE Engine Best Fuel Economy

Rotax 900 ACE Engine Best Fuel Economy

The Rotax 900 ACE engine delivers the best fuel economy. I can get about 340 kilometres per tank of gas. So if you’re in the market for a new sled, do yourself a favour and take a serious look at the Ski-Doo snowmobiles with 900 ACE (Advanced Combustion Efficiency) engines. Although I’m no tecky, I can speak with some authority …

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Woodys Studs Best For Snowmobile Trail Riding

Woodys Studs Best For Snowmobile Trail Riding

Woodys studs won’t be your choice if you ride in deep snow all the time. Mountain sledders, off-trail riders and water crossers don’t need any studs. But anyone that runs regularly on groomed trail or hard packed snow, in areas subject to frequent temperature fluctuations, or that does much ice running, should seriously consider their value for safety and peace …

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Snowmobile Summerizing Tips

Snowmobile Summerizing Tips

I’ve had some inquiries about snowmobile summerizing. I’m not the least bit mechanically inclined (which is why I don’t have any working on my sled photos!) And besides, I live in the city without a garage or workshop. So my total summerizing effort involves trailering my snow machines to my Ski-Doo dealer, Gateway Powersport & Marine. I also …

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