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#1 Lance Skene OFFLINE  

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Posted July 19, 2014 - 10:58 PM

Well thats one I hadnt seen before..

http://www.kijiji.ca...gationFlag=true

 

Fully restored 1967 Bolens Diablo Rouge 500 for sale. Needs nothing. Ready for show or ride. Contact for more information

 

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Posted July 19, 2014 - 11:17 PM

Thats been for sale for some time..... They made these from 1967 to 1969.

1967 - 500
1968 - 502 and 503
1969 - 502 and 503

I have a 500 myself.

http://gardentractor...ge/#entry106803

Edited by MH81, July 20, 2014 - 07:24 AM.
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Posted July 19, 2014 - 11:46 PM

I saw that add few months ago.  Looks like a cool unit.  


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Posted July 20, 2014 - 06:12 AM

They are a pretty unique take on the snowmobile. Most of the power equipment and tractor companies took a shot at making them. 


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Posted July 20, 2014 - 07:08 AM

My father had one and I have ridden it many a mile. Got it stuck a few times also. They are a real beast to get unstuck to.


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Posted July 27, 2014 - 01:26 AM

I've only seen videos of these things. I think there is a club in Canada dedicated to the Diablo Rouge. I can see it as a real arctic work machine.



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Posted July 27, 2014 - 05:00 PM

I know of one for sale in Rockford, IL if that would be more convenient for those interested.






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