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Joseph-Armand Bombardier was a shy, determined mechanic who dreamed of building a vehicle that could "float on snow". In 1937 the first snowmobile rolled out of his small repair shop in Valcourt, Que. and a legendary company was born. Over the years, Bombardier continued to perfect his dream and found that winter-bound Canadians were eager to come along for the ride. Bombardier changed the way we travel over snow and he established a Canadian manufacturing giant along the way.

Snow machine enthusiasts find new ways to have fun.

Medium: Television
Program: Sunday Report
Broadcast Date: Aug. 26, 2001
Guest(s): Robert Gingras, Martin Trembley
Host: Alison Smith
Reporter: Amanda Pfeffer
Duration: 2:09

Last updated: November 30, 2012

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