Far behind were the times when the main means of transportation through the snow-covered territories were the so-called teams.
And lovers of extreme winter sportsCan also postpone their skis, because in the age of innovative technologies, a completely new vehicle, called a snowmobile, replaced skiing and sledding.
A snowmobile is often referred to as a motorized vehicle intended for movement through snow-covered areas.
All snowmobiles are conditionally divided into four mainVarieties, each designed for a specific type of terrain and individual types of travel. Proceeding from this, snowmobiles are tourist, mountainous, utilitarian and sports.
Tourist snowmobiles, as a rule,Are designed for a smooth and comfortable movement on previously rolled tracks, the depth of snow on which is relatively small. They are equipped with heated seats, which are in most cases two - for the driver and the passenger. Also, to the positive qualities include the imposing size of the luggage compartment. The main disadvantages of this kind of snowmobiles are their large size and weight, which is considered the main reason for the drop in the level of patency.
Another safe for beginners and fans of the lookSnowmobile - utilitarian. The advantages of such snowmobiles include a large number of luggage compartments, as well as the presence of a towbar, thanks to which the snowmobile has the ability to tow heavy loads. In addition to all this, these models are equipped with a reverse gear and a reduced gear. Of the disadvantages of this snowmobile is not very high speed.
Utility snowmobiles are also called widtrack. They are best suited for long trips to the flat areas.
Snowmobiles for pros
A more rapid view of the snowmobile is mountain. This type of snowmobile can boast excellent cross-country ability in the mountains and in the forest, where the depth of snow reaches impressive markings. High permeability is provided by a powerful engine, as well as long tracks. Such models have, as a rule, one seat.
And finally, the last kind is sporty. The name speaks for itself. Such snowmobiles are designed for trails and virtuosic skating. They, as a rule, are equipped with a powerful engine, short caterpillars and one seat. Sports snowmobiles develop speeds of up to 200 km / h.
There are also children's snowmobiles. They are compact, do not develop high speeds and are designed for a weight of not more than 50 kg.
If you want to find a snowmobile for you, youYou must immediately determine the scope of use, as well as pay attention to such important details as the presence of several seats or a large luggage compartment.