Watch Jon Olsson Drift An Insane Supercar Up A Ski Slope

Freestyle skiing champion and occasional Audi/Red Bull/Betsafe billboard Jon Olsson jumped into his 600+ horsepower Rebellion R2K for a ride up a ski slope. Another busy day at the office. » 4/10/14 9:00am 4/10/14 9:00am

Two Brothers Crash Snowmobiles On Same Jump At X Games

Injuries and the X Games tend to go hand-in-hand. The risk of injury at the Winter X Games increased about 600 percent a couple of years ago when they added freestyle snowmobile stunts to the roster. » 1/25/13 2:30pm 1/25/13 2:30pm

Watch This Heart-Stopping Rescue Of A Snowmobiler Buried By Avalanche

Here's the scene. A few snowmobilers out enjoying a weekend trip on the side of a mountain. One rider falls. Another rider drives above him and triggers an avalanche, quickly consuming the man. And then the rescue begins. Movie? No, real life — and it's one of the most heart-stopping videos I've ever seen. » 1/24/12 1:30pm 1/24/12 1:30pm

What Falling Down a Mountain Looks Like: Terrifying

If you've ever wondered what the view is careening down a snow-driven slope with total lack of control, first chasing after a snowmobile and then being chased by one, glad tidings! You'll never have to try it yourself for reference, thanks to one terribly unfortunate Frenchman with a helmet cam. » 5/05/11 5:40pm 5/05/11 5:40pm

No One Looks Cool On This Goofy Tracked Snowmobile

Vendors at SEMA appear to have a strong yen for tracked vehicles, which might explain this "Snowmobile" from Canadian company TCZL that looks like an a/c unit with tracks, a seat, and bike handles. » 11/04/10 10:00am 11/04/10 10:00am

The Worst Part Of The Woodward Dream Cruise

People complain about the Woodward Dream Cruise and its traffic, crowds, noise, litter and general chaos. But the worst part? Being trapped in traffic with no chance to run something awesome down, ike this snowmobile converted into a trike. » 8/20/10 3:30pm 8/20/10 3:30pm

This Looks Like A Terrible, Yet Excellent Idea

Why wouldn't you build a blown Hemi V8-powered slingshot dragster to run on the snow? Oh, right, illusions of self preservation. A problem this maniac-machine's builder, Ky Michaelson, didn't seem to have. [The Rocketman] » 7/16/10 3:15pm 7/16/10 3:15pm

Economical Transportation For The Snowpocalypse

Need to get around during the Snowpocalypse but can't afford to shell out for a Honda S2000? This ski-sporting, track-equipped Nash Metropolitan could be just the thing for thrifty winter motoring. » 2/09/10 4:30pm 2/09/10 4:30pm

2009 Yamaha FX Nytro RTX SE: First Ride

The RTX SE is to Yamaha what the F-150 SVT Raptor is to Ford: a civilian version of its top-of-the-line off-road racer. Although in this case that racing is Snocross. » 3/11/09 3:00pm 3/11/09 3:00pm

Your Pobeda Stuck In The Snow? Problem Solved!

Just when we think English Russia has exhausted its supply of automotive awesomeness, they come up with something like this: A 1959 Sever-2 snowmobile, based on the Pobeda car. Oh yeah, and it's powered by an Al-14 radial aircraft engine! [English Russia} » 7/23/07 7:45pm 7/23/07 7:45pm