With Alpha One Rear Suspension and the most traction in its class, this sled is built for climbing to new heights


Ready to scream up the mountainside with a new carbon fiber TCL engine plate that sheds weight and the new 154 in. x 2.6 in. x 2.86 in. pitch, Power Claw track on the ALPHA ONE rear suspension that puts more lug on the ground with added traction feature locations for better hook up.


Alpha One

Single-Beam Rear Suspension



Fox 1.5 Zero QS3

Coil-Over Ski Shocks


C-TECH2 Engine

Fox 1.5 Zero QS3

Coil-Over Rear Shocks

R-M 8000

Climbing to new heights, with improved traction and ultimate maneuverability.

R-M 8000

Adapt CVT

Lightweight narrow design that increases performance and belt life. The all-new Arctic Cat ADAPT CVT system provides improved throttle response and smooth power delivery.

Alpha One Single Beam Rear Suspension

Alpha One Single-Beam Rear Suspension

Our single-beam rear suspension unlocks more maneuverability than any mountain snowmobile in history. Up here, there's only one alpha.

M Hardcore Alpha One FOX 1.5 ZERO QS3 Coil Overs

Fox 1.5 Zero QS3 Coil-Over Ski Shocks

Quickly adjust these Fox 1.5 ZERO QS3 shocks to any of three compression settings, and get plush performance on bumps from coil-over springs.

M Hardcore Alpha One AMS Front Suspension

AMS Front Suspension

Lightweight spindles and a precision-engineered mountain-specific suspension geometry let you maneuver through deep snow and anything else the mountain has in store.

Mountain Cat LED Headlight

LED Headlight

Ride until the sun goes down – then keep riding, with this premium LED headlight for night riding.

60th Anniversary Decal

60th Anniversary Decal

Celebrate 60 years of Arctic Cat with this commemorative decal.

M Hardcore Alpha One Power Claw Track

Power Claw Track

Slice through deep snow with Power Claw, a lightweight track that delivers the ultimate deep snow traction and performance.



Vehicle Specs

Print Specs


R-M 8000
Engine Type 8000 C-TEC2, 2-Stroke
Displacement 794cc
Cooling Liquid
Cylinders 2
Bore x Stroke 85 x 70 mm
Lubrication Electronic Injection
Ignition Digitally Controlled CDI
Engine Stator Output 270 W @ 3000 RPM
Fuel Delivery Next Generation C-TEC2
Exhaust APV with Tuned Pipe, Pipe Sensor and Stainless Steel Manifold and Muffler
Fuel Capacity 39,4 L
Oil System Capacity 3,08 L
Coolant System Capacity 4,7 L
Minimum Octane 98


R-M 8000
Drive Clutch ADAPT CVT
Driven Clutch ADAPT CVT
Drive System Arctic Mountain Drive System
Brakes Stealth Hydraulic Master Cylinder with Lightweight Caliper
Clutch Calibration 6,000-8,000 ft.
Gearing 19/50
Chain Pitch 96
Track Drive Sprocket 7 Tooth, 3.5 Pitch, Exvolute
Reverse Push-Button Engine


R-M 8000
Front Suspension Arctic Mountain Suspension (AMS)
Sway Bar N/A
Front Travel 17,8 cm
Rear Suspension ALPHA-ONE Rear Suspension
Front Track Shock FOX 1.5 ZERO QS3 COIL-OVER
Rear Track Shock FOX 1.5 ZERO QSL COIL-OVER
Rear Travel 35,6 cm


R-M 8000
Overall Chassis Length 335 cm
Overall Chassis Width 108 cm- 113 cm
Overall Chassis Height 127 cm
Track Type Power Claw
Track Width 38 cm
Track Length 391 cm
Lug 66 mm
Pitch 3.50 tum
Ski Stance 90 cm- 96 cm Adjustable
Ski Type/Width G2 ProClimb - 7 in.
Runner Type Single Runner with Carbide


R-M 8000
Type of Gauge Deluxe Digital
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Odometer Digital
Fuel Digital
Oil Indicator Light
Coolant Digital/Indicator Light
Clock Digital (only available on select models)
Battery Voltage Digital (only available on select models)
Altimeter Digital
Hours Digital


R-M 8000
Color Orange/Black, Hyper Green/Black
Heat Exchanger Front/Short Tunnel
Starter Manual
Handlebars Hooked with Grab Handle, 4.5 in. Riser
Lighting LED with Accent Light
Seating Lightweight Mountain
Storage Components M Tunnel Bag
Additional Accessories Handguards, Mirrors, Rear Rack, Side Panel Wind Deflectors, Sno Pro Hooked Brake Lever, Tow Hitch, Tunnel Flare, Visor Plug-Ins
Standard Accessories 12V Outlet, Goggle Holder, Hand and Thumb Warmers, Ice Scratchers, Lightweight Mountain Brake Disc, Sport Front Bumper, Tether Switch, Vertical Steering
Windshield 2,54 cm Mountain Height