Arctic Cat needed to develop a side by side all terrain vehicle that bridged the gap between their more utility focused product line and a new, sportier, vehicle that would appeal to riders who were focused on fun, which was a segment of the SXS market that Arctic Cat had...
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Arctic Cat chose two design directions to develop internally. This version was designed primarily by Josh. Arctic Cat chose the second version, primarily designed by Cooper Priess, as the one Arctic Cat wished to pursue.
Along with the recommendation to start from scratch, Arctic Cat eventually decided to engineer a new SXS from the ground up. Our team developed many ideas for the SXS reboot over the Prowler chassis that made it into elements of the Wildcat.