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Wildcat X

WHICH NEW MODEL SHOULD YOU GET?

-- It's hard to keep track of all the new choices we have today -- By Joe Kosch New-model time is always exciting, but so far the 2020 model releases are the most plentiful and most exciting in years, and there’s still more to come! For the past few years the major new-model reveals were much more spaced out—still exciting, but nothing like the mother lode of new machines you’ll get to find out about in this issue. It’s a rare coincidence, because the many UTV manufacturers are all working hard to unveil their new machines…

2019 ARCTIC CAT/TEXTRON WILDCAT 1000 X & LTD

The Wildcat X returns with its 95-horsepower V-twin, compression-adjustable JRi EXC-1 piggyback shocks, five-link rear suspension, quarter doors and a $1000 lower price. The LTD upgrades to Elka Stage 5 shocks with true dual-rate springs and adjustable damping, full doors, ITP Blackwater Evolution tires on beadlock rims, and a roof. See UTV Action's full test of the Wildcat X LTD here: https://utvactionmag.com/arctic-cat-wildcat-x-ltd-test/ Motor type 951cc 8-valve, liquid-cooled SOHC V-twin Transmission CVT w/ EBS…

MLS POWERSPORTS CUSTOM WILDCAT

-- After retiring from the Navy, Larry Carrier got to enjoy trail riding his well-used Honda Rancher ATV, but he really wanted a UTV. When the Wildcat Trail 700 came out, he got one and loved it, and he enjoyed UTVing so much, he soon stepped up to a Wildcat X 1000. MLS Powersports in Georgetown, Kentucky, held a contest as part of one of its Wicked Wildcat Weekend rides where the winner’s machine would be completely customized, and Larry won! MLS Powersports talked to Larry about the kind of riding he liked and his styling…