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Arctic Cat Thundercat 1000 H2 EFI

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Highlights: Dry weight 716 lbs.; 11-in. ground clearance; 6.5-gal. fuel capacity; 300-lb. combined carrying capacity of front and rear cargo racks; 1,050-lb. towing capacity; MSRP — $10,499


950cc, liquid-cooled, EFI, V-Twin, SOHC, 4-stroke, 4-valve engine

Automatic continuously variable transmission with low/high/neutral/re-verse and engine braking system


On-the-fly electric shift 2WD/4WD plus differential lock

Front and Rear Suspension: Fully independent double A-arm with 10 in. of travel

Front and rear floating hydraulic disc brakes; digital instrument pod; redesigned

SpeedRacks; comfortable, lowered seat and new handlebar design; 12-in. aluminum wheels w/25-in. aggressive-tread tires; engine sound shields for quieter, cooler ride; wide fenders; "Stick Stoppers" to prevent CV boots; 2-in. receiver hitch

Thoughts: The 950cc engine ensures that you will be able to tow and carry just about anything, anywhere (Arctic Cat, Inc., 1-800-3-ARCTIC, www.arcticcat.com).

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