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BIG RACE WEEKEND FOR POLARIS FACTORY RACING 2014-05-21
Minneapolis, MN (May 14, 2014)-This past weekend, Polaris Factory Racers would be lighting it up across the country with WORCS, GNCC and TORN races. WORCS Round 5 at Ridgecrest Fairgrounds would see a clean sweep of the podium thanks to Polaris Factory Racers in RZR XP 1000s. Polaris Racing/Holz Racing’s Beau Baron would take the win with Polaris/Guthrie Racing’s Mitch Guthrie Jr. taking second and Polaris/Loan Mart/Holz Racing’s RJ Anderson taking third. On the ATV side, Tea...
POLARIS RANGER CONTINUES SPONSORSHIP OF RFD-TV'S THE AMERICAN 2014-05-21
Minneapolis, MN (May 21, 2014) – Polaris® Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced the company will continue as the presenting sponsor of RFD-TV’s THE AMERICAN, which is the largest and richest one-day rodeo in western sports history, with a payout of $2 million. As the presenting sponsor, Polaris RANGER will continue to have a strong presence at the event. “Polaris RANGER was proud to be part of the first-ever AMERICAN rodeo,...
CAMP RZR EXPANDING EAST 2014-05-06
Minneapolis, MN (May 5, 2014)-Polaris RZR today announced the expansion of the widely-popular Camp RZR by hosting an event at Brimstone, in Huntsville, Tenn., on September 19-21. Known as a celebration of all things RZR, the first Camp RZR was held during the 2013 New Years weekend, in the Glamis Sand Dunes, in Calif. The event was such a success, it was repeated later that year over Halloween weekend. Last month, the first-ever Camp RZR was held in the United Arab Emirates. ...
COGNITO TAKES BEST IN THE DESERT'S SILVER STATE 300 2014-05-06
RZRs Take Top Seven Spots Minneapolis, MN (May 6, 2014)– Polaris RZR dominated Best in the Desert’s Silver State 300, in Nevada. Polaris Factory Racers Justin Lambert and Co-Driver Jeremiah in their Cognito Motorsports No. 1918 RZR XP 4 1000 would take first, Polaris Racers Scott Kiger and Mark Holz would take second in their No. 1934 Coastal Racing RZR XP 1000 and Branden Sims and Tim Krauss in their No, 1913 RZR took third for a full sweep of the podium. Cognito debuted the...
POLARIS DONATES POLARIS POWER GENERATORS TO THE SALVATION ARMY FOR TORNADO RELIEF EFFORTS IN THE SOUTH 2014-04-29
Minneapolis, MN (April 29, 2014) - In times of disaster, communication is critical for emergency response but often the means to keep technology charged disappears in the wake of the storm. To aid Salvation Army disaster relief work in the south after tornadoes devastated dozens of communities, Minnesota-based Polaris Industries (NYSE: PII) donated several pallets of Polaris POWER™ Digital Inverter Generators perfect for recharging communication devices. The generators will be ...
POLARIS SNOWMOBILE RACERS COMPLETE INCREDIBLY SUCCESSFUL 'SEASON OF CHAMPIONS' WITH WINNING PERFORMANCES IN SNOCROSS, HILLCLIMB, ENDURO AND CROSS-COUNTRY 2014-04-29
Polaris Racers Dominate in Hillclimbs & Win the Iron Dog, Soo I-500, & Two X Games Golds MEDINA, Minn. (April 29, 2014) – For Polaris snowmobile racers, the winter of 2013-2014 was a Season of Champions as they rode Polaris sleds to Terrain Domination® in virtually every racing discipline, including hillclimb, snocross, ice oval enduro, and cross-country. Polaris racers completely dominated the Rocky Mountain Snowmobile Hillclimb Assn. (RMSHA) circuit, won the legendar...
POLARIS URGING HELP TO RE-OPEN AREAS OF THE IMPERIAL SAND DUNES 2014-04-23
Thanks to the tireless efforts of the American Sand Association (aSa) and numerous volunteers, 40,000 acres of currently closed dunes will be reopened for OHV recreation. The aSa is working on a volunteer effort, in conjunction with the BLM, to start the process of removing the closure stakes in the Imperial Sand Dunes Recreation Area. More specifically, the small central closure near Gecko Campground and the 160 acres in Buttercup. The Buttercup project will also call for assi...
POLARIS HILLCLIMBERS WIN EVERY KING OF THE HILL TITLE AND DOMINATE PRO CLASSES AT RMSHA BEAVER MTN. HILLCLIMB 2014-04-22
Erin Beukelman & Keith Curtis Win Four Classes Apiece, Sweep ‘King’ Crowns MEDINA, Minn. (April 22, 2014) – Polaris snowmobile hillclimbers won the overwhelming majority of Pro class titles, swept the Women’s classes to earn Queen of the Hill honors, and won every King of the Hill crown at the Rocky Mountain Snowmobile Hillclimb Association’s Beaver Mountain Hillclimb at Logan, Utah, on April 18-19. Polaris Pro racers Erin Beukelman and Keith Curtis each won four Pro clas...
POLARIS HILLCLIMBERS DOMINATE AT CRESTED BUTTE, WINNING 9 OF 12 PRO CLASSES AND ALL THREE PRO KING OF THE HILL CROWNS 2014-04-17
Keith Curtis & Erin Beukelman Win Seven Pro Classes, All Three King Crowns MEDINA, MN (April 14, 2014) – Polaris Terrain Domination® on the Rocky Mountain Snowmobile Hillclimb circuit continued at the Crested Butte (CO) Hillclimb on April 12-13, as Polaris hillclimbers won nine of 12 Pro classes – including all four Pro Stock classes – won all three Pro King of the Hill titles, won every Semi-Pro and Amateur class, and swept every podium position in three Semi-Pro classes...
WILLIAM YOKLEY TAKES WIN AT BIG BUCK 2014-04-15
Teammate Scott Kiger takes third, Higbee second in 4x4 Senior Minneapolis, MN (April 15, 2014)- Big Buck in Union, SC, is the second race of the six-race UTV series for GNCC. Polaris Factory Racers William Yokley, John Yokley and Scott Kiger along with 30 other XC1 Modified Racers would take the line for top honors. When the dust settled, William Yokley in his Polaris / Coastal / CST / National Guard / Yoshimura / Yokley Racing RZR XP 900 would take the checkered flag with te...
BEAU BARON TAKES WIN AT WORCS ROUND 4 2014-04-14
RZRs fill the Podium in Pro Class Minneapolis, MN (April 14, 2014)-WORCS Round 4 returned to Sand Hollow OHV area in Hurricane, Utah, and Polaris Factory Racers Beau Baron and Mitch Guthrie Jr. would go one/two in the Pro Class. Sand Hollow presents the racers with a different type of terrain from most of the other WORCS races. The six-mile, hour-long course travels through sand and sandstone and is one of the more scenic races in the series. Polaris Racing/Holz Racing’s Bea...
POLARIS INDUSTRIES INC. TO INVEST IN CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS AT VERMILLION, S.D. FACILITY 2014-04-09
PIERRE, S.D. (April 8, 2014) – Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII)  today announced the company will make nearly $10 million of capital improvements at its parts, garments and accessories (PG&A) distribution center in Vermillion, S.D., to install new material handling systems that will support the company’s continued global growth and commitment to lean operations. Built in 1997, the 385,000-square-foot, 150 employee Vermillion Distribution Center supplies more than 60,0...
RAHDERS WINS ROUND 2 LUCAS OIL REGIONAL SERIES XP CLASS 2014-04-07
Minneapolis, MN (April 7, 2014)-Cody Rahders repeated his Round 1 results and won Round 2 of the Lucas Oil Regional Series XP Class and then followed it up with another second place finish in the Production 1000 class. In what is already turning into a tight point’s battle, in both the Production 1000 and XP Classes early on in the season, Rahders has been continuing to turn in solid results. Starting with qualifying, Rahders set the pole in both Production 1000 and XP Classe...
POLARIS ACQUIRES KOLPIN OUTDOORS, INC. 2014-04-01
Addition of Kolpin enhances Polaris offerings in the powersports accessories market MINNEAPOLIS, MN (April 1, 2014) — Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:  PII) today announced the acquisition of Kolpin Outdoors, Inc., a privately held, Wisconsin-based company that develops branded and private label powersports accessories. Committed to innovation and growth, Kolpin is a leading aftermarket accessory brand delivering purpose-built and universal-fit Off-Road Vehicles (ORV) accessorie...
POLARIS TAKES CAMP RZR TO THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 2014-03-28
First of its kind event highlights global love of off-road riding Minneapolis, MN (March 2014) – Polaris® Industries Inc., (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles is set to show off its RZR vehicles in the United Arab Emirates. Camp RZR UAE will take place March 28 through March 29, 2014 in Dubai, UAE. The United Arab Emirates is home to some of the world’s best sand dunes, making it the perfect place to hold the first Camp RZR event outside of North America...
POLARIS ENTERS 10-YEAR EXCLUSIVE PARTNERSHIP WITH BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA 2014-03-27
Relationship to Focus on Off-Road Vehicle Safety, Environmental Sustainability, and Recreational Benefits of Off-Road Riding Minneapolis, MN (March 27, 2014) — Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles (ORVs), today announced the company has entered a 10-year, exclusive partnership with the Boy Scouts of America, the largest youth organization in the U.S., to provide all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), side-by-sides (SxS) and safety equipment ...
POLARIS HILLCLIMBERS WIN 10 TO 12 PRO TITLES AND SWEEP ALL KING OF THE HILL TITLES TO COMPLETELY DOMINATE AT THE 2014 JACKSON HOLE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP HILLCLIMB 2014-03-24
Keith Curtis Wins Five Pro Classes, Two King of the Hill Crowns & King of Kings MEDINA, Minn. (March 24, 2014) – Polaris snowmobile hillclimbers delivered one of the most powerful displays of Terrain Domination® in the history of snowmobile racing when they won 10 of 12 Pro class titles, including all four Stock and all four Mod classes, and won all four Pro King of the Hill titles at the 39th annual Jackson Hole World Championship Snowmobile Hillclimb. Polaris racer Dav...
POLARIS RZR SIGNS ENDORSEMENT AGREEMENT WITH XP1K STAR RJ ANDERSON 2014-03-20
Minneapolis, MN (March 20, 2014)– Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced the company has signed an endorsement agreement with Powersports Racer RJ Anderson. The agreement includes sponsorship of Anderson’s new No. 37 Polaris® RZR® / Monster Energy® PRO-2 Truck for the Lucas Off-Road Racing Series (LORRS). “RJ is a class act with his passion for the industry and expertise in racing off-road vehicles,” said Craig Scanlon, general manager of the Polaris RZR Division....
POLARIS SNOCROSS RACER CORIN TODD WINS ISOC PRO LITE TITLE, RYAN SPRINGER WINS SPORT CROWN, & KODY KAMM FINISHES SECOND IN PRO OPEN POINTS 2014-03-20
Polaris Terrain Domination® Was on Full Display at Lake Geneva Season Finale MEDINA, Minn. (March 17, 2014) – Polaris snocross racers climbed up on the podium more than racers on any other brand of sled during the season’s final weekend of ISOC National racing, March 14-16 at Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. When the snow dust settled, Polaris racer Corin Todd (Leighton Motorsports) was the ISOC National Pro Lite champion, Ryan Springer (Carlson Motorsports) won the Sport Class title,...