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Polaris® Slingshot® SLR Joins Vehicle Line Up For Roc 2017

12/9/2016 12:00:00 PM

Polaris Industries is pleased to announce the 2017 Slingshot® SLR will be put into action when some of the world’s greatest drivers assemble for the Race Of Champions (ROC) on Jan. 21 – 22, 2017 inside Marlins Park, in Miami, Fla. The Slingshot SLR is the most premium model in the three-wheel roadster’s lineup – featuring lightweight forged aluminum wheels, a 305MM-wide rear tire, Sparco® cockpit components and a custom two-tone paint scheme. Read More


Timbersled™ Announces Snow Bike Race Team and Industry’s Largest Contingency Award Program

12/8/2016 9:00:00 AM

Timbersled™ today announced a new snow bike race team and contingency program – two firsts that further Polaris’ commitment to the growing sport of snow bike racing. The race team includes five legendary athletes and the contingency program is the largest in the industry, offering nearly $44,000 in payouts Read More


RZRs Dominate Baja 1000

11/23/2016 9:00:00 AM

Polaris RZR vehicles had 27 of 38 of the UTV entries and dominated this year’s Baja 1000, taking the top five overall spots. Eleven of the 13 UTVs to finish were RZRs, demonstrating the vehicles are still the king of racing. Read More


U.S. Marine Corps Orders 144 Diesel MRZRs from Polaris Defense

11/11/2016 9:00:00 AM

Polaris Defense, a division of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), has received an order from the United States Marine Corps to deliver 144 four-seat diesel MRZR™ vehicles as part of the utility task vehicle (UTV) program, which will provide MRZR-D4s to each of the Marine Corps’ active-component infantry regiments. Read More


Polaris® Industries Completes Acquisition Of Transamerican Auto Parts

11/10/2016 8:00:00 PM

Polaris Industries, Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Transamerican Auto Parts (TAP), the leading manufacturer, distributor and retailer of off-road Jeep and truck aftermarket accessories, for an aggregate consideration of $665 million, subject to customary adjustments, financed through Polaris’ existing credit facilities. Read More


POLARIS REPORTS 2016 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS

10/25/2016 7:00:00 AM

Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today reported third quarter net income of $32.3 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, for the quarter ended September 30, 2016 compared to $155.2 million, or $2.30 per diluted share reported in the third quarter of 2015. Sales for the third quarter of 2016 totaled $1,185.1 million, down 19 percent from last year’s third quarter sales of $1,456.0 million. Read More


Polaris Industries Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Transamerican Auto Parts

10/12/2016 8:00:00 AM

Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) (“Polaris” or the “Company”) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Transamerican Auto Parts Company (“TAP”), a privately held, vertically integrated manufacturer, distributor, retailer and installer of off-road Jeep and truck accessories, for an aggregate consideration of $665 million, subject to customary closing adjustments. Read More


Polaris Employees Celebrate the Life and Accomplishments of David Johnson, One of the Company’s Three Co-Founders

10/11/2016 12:00:00 AM

Polaris employees and Polaris riders worldwide are celebrating the life and mourning the passing of one of the company’s co-founders, David Johnson. He passed away yesterday in Roseau, Minn., after an extended illness. He was 93 years old. Read More