Arctic Cat 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 26.
Racers Reid Rutherford, Benn Vernadakis and
Tony Valerio finished with a time of 13 hours
and 57 minutes while averaging 31mph in the
“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 Rutherford.
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; perfect
For more information on the 2010 Arctic Cat
Thundercat and other new ATVs, please log on to
www.arcticcat.com or visit your local