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Are you looking to get into some serious backwoods fishing hotspots? Try the 2012 Can-Am Commander 800R series side-by-sides. Powering the Commander 800R family is a proven Rotax 800 EFI V-Twin powerplant, which is only bested in power in the rec-utility class by the Rotax 1000 EFI V-Twin engine. The Can-Am Commander 800R family also uses an innovative and purpose-built performance packages to take side-by-side owners to a whole new level. The versatile and innovative cargo bed offers a dual-level bed that features a sub-box below the main cargo area. Extreme comfort and convenience includes the Commander family’s freestanding, removable … Read more »

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BRP Can-Am engineers have given the 2012 Can-Am Outlander 650 line of ATVs the most powerful engine under 800cc! With 60 horsepower, Can-Am claims the Outlander 650 has proven that it can give up 150cc to competitive machines with a larger bore and still come out ahead. Throw in our supreme comfort, value and all-out trail manners and the Outlander 650 is even more appealing. For 2012, the Can-Am Outlander 650 family represents decisive value for the ATV enthusiast. And their hot new Pure Magnesium painted plastic also makes it debut on the 650 XT. And last, but not least, … Read more »

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Ski-Doo’s 2012 Expedition model is ideal for areas where snowmobiles are used as transportation and trails are either primitive or non-existent — such as your deep-winter, deep-woods spike camp. Deep snows, rugged terrain or even heavy loads won’t stop this sled! BRP builds the Expedition snowmobile with a totally unique feature set making it an outstanding trail  touring sled, a competent off-trail explorer and a capable work vehicle. Its tough REV-X chassis with pyramidal frame is extremely rugged and the riding position is versatile enough for stretched out cruising, stand up boondocking and everything in between.  Long and wide  tracks … Read more »

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One of the most popular ATVs on the market is back with a vengeance in 2012 — the Grizzly 550 FI EPS. With an EFI 558cc single-cylinder, cold starting ease and smooth, reliable power is a given — and Yamaha’s fantastic electronic power steering reduces operator fatigue on those long backwoods trips. Ground clearance is a huge 11.8 inches (30 cm), fuel capacity is a cavernous 20 litres and push-button four-wheel-drive makes rough terrain a breeze. Join Us On Facebook! Do You Like What You’re Reading? Subscribe To Western Sportsman Print Edition Today!    

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With a 951 cc fuel-injected V-Twin, the 2012 Prowler XTZ 1000i is built to take on tough roads and tough jobs. Featuring 25-pound (11.3 kg) capacity underhood storage, power steering, digital and analog gauges, 14-inch wheels, electronic two-wheel-drive, four-wheel drive and front differential lock, this is one great offering from Arctic Cat. Add to that 10 inches (25 cm) of ground clearance, 1,500 pounds (680 kg) of towing capacity and 600 pounds (272 kg) of storage capacity and you’ve got one fantastic machine. Join Us On Facebook! Do You Like What You’re Reading? Subscribe To Western Sportsman Print Edition Today! … Read more »

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With the new 8×8 750 HDi, Argo has upgraded their trusty workhorse to be easier to steer, more powerful, more comfortable, more durable — yet easier to maintain, more efficient, and even more environmentally friendly. The Argo’s advanced Admiral transmission has greatly enhanced the limits of a full skid steering systems, the 750 HDi pairs an ingenious triple-differential Admiral steering transmission with a 31-hp fuel-injected engine to create an all-terrain, amphibious off-roader that takes high gear-speed turns with ease, while maintaining its extremely versatile low gear on-the-spot maneuverability. Join Us On Facebook! Do You Like What You’re Reading? Subscribe To … Read more »

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Honda 2012 FourTrax Rancher 4×4 AT combines innovation, sophistication and hard-working credentials to stand out as one of the best picks in the world of ATVs. Riders have the option of choosing between fully automatic transmission operation and an Electric Shift Program (ESP) mode that allows for easy push-button shifts on command. Also in the mix are an independent rear suspension, selectable 4WD/2WD TraxLok and a torque-sensitive front differential, plus the option of Electric Power Steering (EPS). This unit also features a 420cc liquid-cooled OHV semi-dry-sump single-cylinder four-stroke, and offers 9.1 inches (23 cm) of ground clearance. Join Us On … Read more »

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If you want a powerful and capable side-by-side for your moose, elk or deer hunting season — check out the 2012 Can-Am Commander 1000XT. Powered by one of the best engines in the business — the 976cc Rotax V-Twin — which produces more than 80 horsepower, this machine is ready to tackle on the vast open plains, the rugged mountains, and everything in between. The Commander 1000 features 11 inches of ground clearance, has a 1,500-pound towing capacity, can hold 1,200 pounds of cargo and has a 37.8 litre (10 gallon) fuel tank. The XT package adds a 4,00-pound WARN … Read more »

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