Thundercat Continues SCORE Win Streak
Racing Wins Baja 500
Thief River Falls, MN (6/8/09)
– Unmatched performance. This is the best way to describe the
domination of the Arctic Cat Thundercat in the 2009 SCORE International
desert race series. After winning the 41st annual Baja 500,
Fines Double Racing retains a perfect two-for-two win record in Class
Racers Reid Rutherford, Benn
Vernadakis and Tony Valerio finished with a time of 13 hours and 57
minutes while averaging 31mph in the grueling terrain.
“The power of the Thundercat’s
1000H2 motor is amazing. It says something when you can go out with
a 600lb Sport Utility and beat some of the true sport ATVs and dirtbikes
half its size. Arctic Cat’s are known to take abuse, and the obstacles
this race throws at them is proof it’s the most durable ATV,” said
Team Arctic Race Coordinator
Ted Bettin said, “We are extremely proud of the Fines Double team.
This victory shows how strong their team is, and how strong the Thundercat
is. A lot of what we learn from winning these races is applied to our
new models. It just so happens we released the 2010 Thundercat today;
For more information on the
2010 Arctic Cat Thundercat and other new ATVs, please log on to www.arcticcat.com or visit your local dealer.