• 970-243-7730
  • 555 25 Rd | Grand Junction, CO 81505

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2021 ARCTIC CAT M 8000 Hardcore Alpha One 165 3.0

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Perris Powersports
In Stock
Horizontal In-line
Continuously Variable (CVT)
A1752, A1761, A1762, A1763, A1765


info specifications
2021 ARCTIC CAT M 8000 Hardcore Alpha One 165 3.0


Built for competitive, big-air riders with a next-gen 8000-Series C-TEC2™ engine and 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.
  • Ascender Platform: The Ascender Platform brings together an arsenal of innovations that deliver the highest level of backcountry performance and handling for every Arctic Cat Mountain Snowmobile.
  • 8000-Series C-TEC2™ engine: The Hardcore Alpha One's 8000-series engine packs serious power into a highly maneuverable snowmobile.
  • AMS Front Suspension: Lightweight spindles and a precision-engineered suspension geometry let you maneuver through deep snow and anything else the mountain has in store.
  • 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.
  • 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: 10.4 or 11.7 gal. (varies by model)
  • Oil System Capacity: 3.25 qt.
  • Coolant System Capacity: 5 qt.
  • Minimum Octane: 91
  • Drive Clutch: TEAM Rapid Response II
  • Driven Clutch: TEAM Rapid Reaction BOSS
  • Drive System: Arctic Mountain Drive System
  • Brakes: Stealth Hydraulic Master Cylinder with Lightweight Caliper
  • Clutch Calibration: 0-5,000 ft. of 6,000-8,000 ft. (varies by model)
  • Gearing: 19/50
  • Chain Pitch: 96
  • Track Drive Sprocket: 7 Tooth, 3.5 Pitch, Exvolute
  • Reverse: Push-Button Engine
  • Front Suspension: Arctic Mountain Suspension (AMS)
  • Ski Shocks: FOX 1.5 ZERO QS3 COIL-OVER
  • Front Travel: 7 in.
  • 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: 14 or 15 in. (varies by model)
  • Overall Chassis Length: 132 or 137 in. (varies by model)
  • Overall Chassis Width: 42.5-44.5 in.
  • Overall Chassis Height: 50 in.
  • Estimated Dry Weight: 455, 460 or 480 lbs. (varies by model)
  • Track Type: Power Claw
  • Track Width: 15 in.
  • Track Length: 154 or 165 in. (varies by model)
  • Lug: 2.6" or 3 in.
  • Pitch: 3.50 in.
  • Ski Stance: 35.5-37.5 in. - Adjustable
  • Ski Type/Width: G2 ProClimb - 7 in.
  • Runner Type: Single Runner with Carbide
  • 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
  • Color: Hyper Green/Black
  • Heat Exchanger: Front/Short Tunnel
  • Starter: Manual or Electric Push-Button (varies by model)
  • Handlebars: Hooked with Grab Handle, 4.5 in. Riser
  • Lighting: LED with Accent Light
  • Seating: Lightweight Mountain or Mountain (varies by model)
  • Storage Components: M Tunnel Bag
  • Additional Accessories: Handguards, Heated Drivers Seat, 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: 1 in. Mountain Height



Price Standard
Price - MSRP 16145
Price - Currency US Dollars
Price - Warranty (Months) 12
Price - MSRP + Destination 16145
Price - Warranty (Condition) Limited


Engine Standard
Engine - Engine Brand Name Arctic Cat
Engine - Engine Type Horizontal In-line
Engine - Cylinders 2
Engine - Engine Stroke 2-Stroke
Engine - Horsepower (bhp) 165
Engine - Horsepower (kW) 123.1
Engine - Cooling Liquid
Engine - Valve Configuration Reed Valve
Engine - Bore (mm) 85
Engine - Bore (in) 3.35
Engine - Stroke (mm) 70
Engine - Stroke (in) 2.76
Engine - Displacement (cc) 794
Engine - Displacement (ci) 48.4
Engine - Starter Pull
Engine - Fuel Requirements Premium
Engine - Fuel Type Gas / Oil Injected
Engine - Turbocharged No
Engine - Supercharged No
Carburetion Standard
Carburetion - Fuel Injector Yes
Carburetion - Carburetor No
Carburetion - Carburetion Type Fuel Injected
Parental Controls - Speed Governor No
Kill Switch / Tether Cord Standard
Sound Reduction Standard


Transmission Standard
Transmission - Transmission Type Continuously Variable (CVT)
Transmission - Primary Drive (Rear Wheel) Belt
Transmission - Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission) Belt
Transmission - Reverse Yes
Transmission - Clutch Brand TEAM
Throttle Standard
Throttle - Throttle Type Thumb


Dimensions Standard
Dimensions - Length (in) 137
Dimensions - Length (mm) 3479.8
Dimensions - Width (in) 44.5
Dimensions - Width (mm) 1130.3
Dimensions - Height (in) 50
Dimensions - Height (mm) 1270
Dimensions - Maximum Ski Stance (in) 37.5
Dimensions - Maximum Ski Stance (mm) 952.5
Dimensions - Minimum Ski Stance (in) 35.5
Dimensions - Minimum Ski Stance (mm) 901.7
Dimensions - Length (ft) 11.42
Dimensions - Length (ft/ft) 11
Dimensions - Length (ft/in) 5
Weight Standard
Weight - Dry Weight (lbs) 460
Weight - Dry Weight (kg) 208.7
Capacities Standard
Capacities - Fuel Capacity (gal) 10.4
Capacities - Fuel Capacity (l) 39.4
Performance Standard
Performance - Engine Displacement to Weight (cc) 1.73


Construction Standard
Construction - Frame Aluminum
Construction - Body Material Plastic
Construction - Frame Brand Ascender
Floor Boards Standard
Floor Boards - Floor Board Location Driver
Floor Boards - Skid Resistant Yes
Hand Grips Standard
Exterior Guards Standard
Exterior Guards - Saddle Bag Guard No
Exterior Guards - Brush Guard No
Exterior Guards - Snow Guard Yes
Exterior Covers Standard
Exterior Covers - Side Cover Yes
Exterior Covers - Fuel Tank Cover Yes
Exterior Covers - Shock Cover No
Handlebars Standard
Front Bumper Standard
Rear Bumper Standard
Skid Plate Standard
Handlebar Hooks Standard
Skis Standard
Skis - Ski Material Plastic
Skis - Ski Brand ProClimb - 7 G2
Ski Handle Standard
Skags Standard
Skags - Skag Material Carbide
Mountain Bar Standard


Front Suspension Standard
Front Suspension - Front Suspension Type Independent Double Wishbone
Front Suspension - Front Travel (in) 7
Front Suspension - Front Travel (mm) 177.8
Front Suspension - Front Suspension Brand Name Arctic Mountain Suspension (AMS)
Front Suspension - Front Stabilizer Bar No
Front Suspension - Adjustment Type Shock Mounted Adjustment
Rear Suspension Standard
Rear Suspension - Rear Travel (in) 15
Rear Suspension - Rear Travel (mm) 381
Rear Suspension - Number Rear Shock Absorbers 2
Rear Suspension - Rear Suspension Brand Name ALPHA-ONE
Rear Suspension - Rear Stabilizer Bar No
Rear Suspension - Adjustment Type Shock Mounted Adjustment
Front Shock Absorbers Standard
Front Shock Absorbers - Front Shock Absorber Brand Fox® 1.5 Zero QS3
Front Shock Absorbers - Front Shock Absorber Type Air Shock
Front Shock Absorbers - Coil Over Shock Yes
Rear Shock Absorbers Standard
Rear Shock Absorbers - Rear Shock Absorber Brand Fox® 1.5 Zero QSL
Rear Shock Absorbers - Rear Shock Absorber Type Air Shock
Center Shock Absorbers Standard
Center Shock Absorbers - Center Shock Absorber Brand Fox® 1.5 Zero QS3
Center Shock Absorbers - Center Shock Absorber Type Air Shock


Brakes Standard
Brakes - Brake Brand Name Radial Master Cylinder
Brakes - Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Disc


Seat Standard
Seat - Seat Type One-Piece
Seat - Adjustable No
Seat - Seat Material Vinyl
Seat - Seat Location Driver
Seat - Folding No
Seat Specifications Standard
Seat Specifications - Number Of Seats 1


Digital Instrumentation Standard
Tachometer Standard
Trip Odometer Standard
Speedometer Standard
Hour Meter Standard
Temperature Warning Standard
Temperature Warning - Temperature Warning Type Gauge
Fuel Level Warning Standard
Fuel Level Warning - Fuel Level Warning Type Gauge
Altimeter Standard


Tail Bag Standard
Tail Bag - Tail Bag Material Vinyl
Tail Bag - Tail Bag Trim Plain
Tank Bag Standard
Tank Bag - Tank Bag Material Vinyl
Tank Bag - Tank Bag Trim Plain


Headlight(s) Standard
Headlight(s) - Type LED


Windshield Standard
Windshield - Height Adjustable No
Windshield - Tinted Yes
Windshield - Heated No
Windshield - Height Low


Heated Hand Grips Standard
Heated Hand Grips - Heated Hand Grip Location Driver
Heated Hand Grips - Adjustable Yes
Power Outlet Standard
Adjustable Ski Stance Standard


Paint Standard
Decal Kit Standard


Track Standard
Track - Track Brand Power Claw
Track - Track Length (in) 165
Track - Track Length (mm) 4191
Track - Track Width (in) 15
Track - Track Width (mm) 381
Track - Lug Height (in) 3
Track - Lug Height (mm) 76.2
Track - Number Of Tracks 1


Steering Standard
Steering - Steering Type Manual
Steering - Steering Control Handlebar
Tilt Steering Standard


Windshield Mounts Standard

Certain features may require an additional add-on package that may not be included in the retail or sale price. Please contact the dealership for full details.