2014 Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

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The Arctic Cat Wildcat 4 brings together first class off road performances with an agile handling and a strong engine - a perfect mix that translates into a unique riding experience that rewards you with plenty of adrenaline.

The Arctic Cat Wildcat 4 is powered by a V-twin, SOHC 4-stroke, 4-valve engine with EFI which is fueled by an 8.8 Gallons fuel tank. The stopping power is assured by front and rear hydraulic disc brakes.

The side by side features an innovative exoskeleton frame which houses four high-back bucket seats with three-point seat belts.

Other features worthy of being mentioned include electronic power steering, on-the-fly 2/4WD with electronic front differential lock, a 300-lb. Capacity Rear Cargo Box.

The ride quality is kept in check by a modern independent suspension which offers a rear wheel travel of 18 inches. For enhanced stability the vehicle is also equipped with a sway bar.

Hit the jump for more information on the Arctic Cat Wildcat 4.


Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

So right in so many ways. That’s how the industry is describing Arctic Cat’s sandrail-inspired Wildcat. The sport Side by Side that ascends the steepest sand dunes one day, flexes its articulation across rocky landscapes the next, and blasts up and down uncharted logging roads whenever the urge arises. In all categories — suspension, handling and power — the Wildcat beats the competition’s versions hands down, time and time again.

Arctic Cat® has taken the Side by Side industry to new heights in quality and design. It didn’t happen by accident. Arctic Cat product designers are enthusiasts, adventure-seekers and hardworking folks just like you. So when it comes to researching what you want, Arctic Cat pretty much have it down.

2014 Arctic Cat Wildcat 4 Key Features:

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

1000 H2 V-Twin 4-Stroke Engine with EFI

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

The engine features a Pentroof combustion chamber benefiting from 4 valves per cylinder and electronic fuel injection. It’s a combination that provides, among other benefits, more complete combustion. This translates to more power, more efficiency and cleaner exhaust. What you get is a 951cc power mill that’s more efficient, more reliable and more potent than anything out there.

5-Link Rear Suspension

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

The 5-link rear suspension boasts a full 18-inches of travel. No other machine in this category goes to this extreme to keep your wheels firmly planted on the ground.

Digital/Analog Gauge

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

The digital/analog gauge is extremely forthcoming when you want information. It features 14 critical operation indicators including clock/hour meter, fuel level, mode button, set/reset button, odometer/trip, gear position, speedometer/tachometer, needle display, differential lock, high beam, battery condition, temperature and oil pressure.

Duro Kaden Tires & Aluminum Wheels

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

Great tires, awesome looking rims. What more needs to be said? Actually these Duro 3 Star Kaden Tires will take you places that others only dream of going. A great all around tire.

FOX Podium Shocks

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

FOX® Podium shocks with 23-position compression adjustment is something we added to give you even more control in all kinds of terrain. Dial in your desired firmness, up or down, and go.

Four Race-Inspired Bucket Seats

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

The exoskeleton frame houses four high-back bucket seats with three-point seat belts. Otherwise this Wildcat has the same suspension, the same handling, and the same power as its two-seat sibling.

On-The-Fly 2/4 WD + Electric Front Differential Lock

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

Purists prefer to be in control of when to shift into 4WD. With the flip of a switch power is delivered to both the rear and front wheels via the open front differential. In 4WD steering remains light. When you need maximum traction flip the switch again to lock the front differential.

Electronic Power Steering

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

This model features variable assist electronic power steering (EPS). Arctic Cat® EPS activates automatically at the moment of ignition. Thanks to this advanced technology, steering your machine requires minimal effort even at rock crawling slow speeds.

13 Inches of Ground Clearance

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

Wildcat™ boasts 13 inches of ground clearance. When you take 17 inches of front suspension travel and 18 inches of rear suspension travel into consideration, articulation is incredible.

18 Inches of Rear Suspension Travel

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

The terrain says, “impassable.” The suspension says, “bring it on.” The Wildcat’s independent suspension features our unique 5-link rear suspension. There’s also a sway bar back there to keep body roll to a minimum.

Passenger Handholds

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

If you haven’t got a steering wheel to hang on to, you must be a passenger. And one thing every passenger wants is a convenient handhold. Whether you’re sitting up front or in the backseat of the Wildcat™ 4, the handhold is there where you need it.

300-lb. Capacity Rear Cargo Box

Arctic Cat Wildcat 4

The Wildcat™ will take you places far and wide. Often you’ll need to bring supplies. The rear cargo box carries up to 300-lbs. So don’t hesitate to load it up for the long haul.


Engine TypeV-Twin, SOHC 4-stroke, 4-valve with EFI
Engine Displacement951 cc
Cooling SystemLiquid with Twin Fan
Bore x Stroke92x71.6 mm
Alternator Capacity36 amps
Fuel Capacity8.8 gal
TransmissionRapid Response Clutch, Hi/Lo Range, Reverse & Park
Drive System2/4 WD + Electric Front Differential Lock
Front BrakesHydraulic Disc with Dual Piston Caliper
Rear BrakesHydraulic Disc
Front SuspensionDouble A-Arm
Front Travel17 in.
Rear Suspension5-Link Trailing Arm
Rear Travel18 in.
Front Tires26x9R14
Rear Tires26x11R14
Overall Length149 in.
Overall Width64 in.
Overall Height70.5 in.
Wheelbase124 in.
Ground Clearance13 in.
Dry Weight1536 lbs.
Rear Rack, Box Storage Capacity300 lbs.
Special Features4 Race-Inspired Bucket Seats, Power Steering, Aluminum Wheels, Automotive-Style Paint, Tilt Steering, FOX Podium Piggyback Reservoir Shocks with Compression Adjust, Preload Adjustable and Dual Rate Springs, Dual LED Headlights & Taillights, Duro Kaden Tires, Tie-Down Hooks, Glove Box, Underseat Storage
ColorsTeam Arctic Green Metallic, Orange Metallic Paint

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