2000 2-Stroke Engine: The value-focused 565cc, 2-stroke, fan-cooled, carbureted engine is powerful, durable and efficient. Push-button engine reverse is a favorite in the utility segment. This engine is revered around the world for its simplicity and dependability.
ACT Diamond Direct Drive with Arctic Cat Clutches: The ride-proven ACT Diamond Direct Drive planetary gearcase produces efficient transfer of power from engine to track, delivering a smooth ride. The Arctic Cat® clutch system engages at lower RPMs without sacrificing top speed.
AWS VII Front Suspension: Arctic Cat’s legendary AWS™ VII front suspension utilizes strong, durable A-arms, providing great handling and cornering. Arctic Cat® twin tube Shocks provide a smooth ride, mile after mile.
Articulating Rear Suspension: The skid frame gives you the option to choose an articulating or straight-rail frame setup. Loosen the springs for full articulating motion. Or tighten the springs to create a straight-rail suspension.
20-in. Wide Track: For towing, touring, grooming or patrolling the ski slopes, the 20-in. wide track, with patented Quiet Track technology, gets the job done. The hardworking articulating rear suspension benefits from a long 154-in. track featuring 1.375-in. lugs and a 2.86-in. pitch.
Digital Analog Gauge: Choose between digital and analog speed, and tachometer readouts. There’s also an odometer, two trip meters, engine hour meter, reverse indicator, optional altimeter and warning lights.
Electric Start: With a simple turn of the key, the new and improved electric start will roar your Cat to life. Reliable and always ready to get the fun started.
Push-Button Engine Reverse: The push-button reverse is all about quick, easy activation. This feature reverses the direction of the engine rotation. In addition to being smooth, it’s also a weight-savings feature.
Heavy-Duty Front and Rear Bumpers: Work hard, ride hard. Heavy-duty front and rear bumpers protect your sled and help you get the job done.
Tunnel Rails: The tunnel rails on the Bearcat® allow you to remove the passenger seat or add a third seat with ease in a matter of seconds.
Passenger Footrests: These angled footrests flatten out your passenger’s resting foot position, providing support and additional traction for when the trail gets a little too rugged.
Passenger Seat: Need more room for gear? The passenger seat removes easily with the flip of two levers.
Underseat Storage: With your Bearcat®, you have plenty of space under the seat to store things you need for the ride, ice fishing expedition or workday.
Pivot Tow Hitch: The tow ring configuration secures a hook to that loaded sled or fish house.
16" High-Height Windshield: This mid-height windshield is a perfect mix of protection and comfort.
Bore x Stroke: 73.8 x 66 mm
Lubrication: Oil injection
Fuel Delivery: 2 x VM 34 Carburetors
Exhaust: Tuned pipe and muffler
Fuel Capacity: 17 gal.
Minimum Octane: 87
Front Suspension: AWS VII
Ski Shocks: Arctic Cat Twin Tube
Front Travel: 8.5 in.
Rear Suspension: Articulating Rear Suspension with adjustable torsion springs, fiberglass overload springs and Torque-Sensing link rear arm
Front Track Shock: Arctic Cat Twin Tube
Rear Track Shock: Arctic Cat 2" Twin Tube
Rear Travel: 13 in.
Drive Clutch: Arctic 6 post (rpm sensing)
Driven Clutch: 10.4 in. dia. Arctic (roller cam)
Drive System: ACT Diamond Direct Drive
Brakes: Axial master cylinder hydraulic brake / disc on driveshaft