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Postby JohnPrusak » February 23rd, 2013, 4:12 pm

So, who's interested in a high-tech, 90 horsepower four-stroke? We had a big internal debate about the potential draw for this motor when we got a sneak preview, and who might buy it. Your toughts?
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Postby psycho sledder » February 23rd, 2013, 4:17 pm

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Postby dothedoo » February 24th, 2013, 2:12 am

Clearly Doo has no intention of ever offering a 4 stroke that will compete with its precious etecs.

A high tech 90hp triple? I realize the Phazer market is low hanging fruit, but that what the people are looking for?

Oh well, glad mine only has 10,000 miles on it...not going to be in need of a replacement any time soon anyway.
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Postby GThunda » February 24th, 2013, 2:43 am

Looks interesting for high mileage trail riding if it falls into the entry level price range....i've talked to a couple of dealers that would like more lower price point offerings.
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Postby Snotcicles » February 24th, 2013, 2:48 am

yep, believe it or not, there are a lot of folks out there that feel running our trails at a safe manageable speed is easily accomplished with 90 hp. It was a good move to fill in a certain niche in the market. And with gas prices rising everytime someone burps, it's nice to see a manny put extra effort into that.
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Postby Holzee » February 24th, 2013, 2:49 am

I would be if they would offer it in a side by side UTV and triple the horsepower
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Postby drifter7 » February 24th, 2013, 4:21 am

BNG's and a heavy slow 3 cyl with 10 more hp than Yamahas twin and the doo faithful mess the front of their boxers. Seriously, who buys a sled for mileage? Ski-Doo. The Prius of sleds.
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Postby NorthernSkunk » February 24th, 2013, 4:29 am

I think there are more than a couple of smurfs here who buy sleds based on some kinda mileage reasoning...
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Postby Thunder Cummins » February 24th, 2013, 4:30 am

[quote=drifter7]BNG's and a heavy slow 3 cyl with 10 more hp than Yamahas twin and the doo faithful mess the front of their boxers. Seriously, who buys a sled for mileage? Ski-Doo. The Prius of sleds.[/quote]

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Postby Icehole » February 24th, 2013, 4:31 am

of the 6 posters, who are you referencing drift?
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