POLARIS CROSS-COUNTRY RACER RYAN FAUST WINS PRO STOCK, TAKES SECOND IN PRO OPEN AT USXC WILLMAR 100
Gabe Bunke Leads in Pro Open Points, Faust is in Second
MEDINA, Minn. (Jan. 21, 2014) – Polaris cross-country snowmobile racer Ryan Faust (Faust Racing) won the Pro Stock race and finished second in Pro Open in USXC racing at Willmar, Minn., January 18. Gabe Bunke (Bunke Racing) finished in the top six in both Pro races and is the current points leader in Pro Open.
In the Pro Stock race at the Willmar Lakes Area 100, Ryan Faust earned the victory and Bunke finished fifth....
POLARIS INTRODUCES REVOLUTIONARY NEW OFF-ROAD VEHICLE
Sportsman® ACE is Confidence-Inspiring and Fun to Ride
Minneapolis, January 22, 2014- Polaris® Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced the company is defining an entirely-new type of off-road vehicle with the introduction of the Sportsman® ACE. The vehicle’s architecture is completely new to the industry and features a revolutionary, sit-in chassis that is nimble and comfortable to operate. The design of the new Sportsman A...
ESPN'S X GAMES ANNOUNCES SPONSORS FOR X GAMES ASPEN 2014
MEDINA, Minn. (Jan. 22, 2014) ESPN announced today the roster of sponsors for X Games Aspen 2014, taking place in Aspen/Snowmass, Colo. on Jan. 23-26 with live coverage on ESPN and ABC. New sponsors to join this year’s event include Monster Energy, the official energy drink sponsor of X Games Aspen, as well as Harley-Davidson, Cub Cadet, Gildan and Phunkshun Wear Facemasks. Returning sponsors include America’s Navy, GoPro, Jeep®, Repreve, Skype, Loctite, Oakley and Polaris.
CUSTOM 2014 INDIAN CHIEF VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE AUCTION RAISES $30,000 FOR THE BENEFIT OF MILITARY SERVICE MEMBERS AND THEIR FAMILIES
In partnership with Jack Daniel’s, proceeds from sale of customized ‘No. 7’ serial number of first model year motorcycle will help send military personnel home for the 2014 holiday season
MEDINA, Minn. — January 20, 2014 — Indian Motorcycle®, America’s first motorcycle company, today announced that its one-of-a-kind custom 2014 Chief Vintage motorcycle, created in support of the “Operation Ride Home” program for the benefit of U.S. Armed Forces personnel and their families, hi...
XTREMEPLUS' WILLY ALCARAZ WINS THIRD DAKAR IN POLARIS RZR 900
Minneapolis, MN (Jan. 20, 2014) – Xtremplus’ Will Alcaraz is no stranger to the Dakar podium and this past Saturday, he graced it for the third time winning the prestigious and challenging race in his RZR 900. Xtremeplus would bring four RZR teams to Dakar with two finishing in first and second.
The last special stage of the Dakar 2014 was located in the hilly roads of Canela, surrounded by cacti on slippery tracks due to the morning rain. All drivers were required to stay foc...
JAGGED X WINS BEST IN THE DESERT'S PARKER 250
UXC Racing’s Scrambler XP 1000 debut brings second place finish
Minneapolis, MN (Jan. 15, 2014)– Polaris RZRs kicked off the Best in the Desert race season with a win at the THR Parker 250, in Parker, Ariz. 2013 Best in the Desert UTV Champions, Jagged X and the No. 1919 RZR XP 4 900, with Jagged X’s Brandon Schueler and Blake Van de Loo would take the checkered flag, and Coastal Racing’s No. 1934, with Scott Kiger and Mark Holz, taking second.
The inaugural race of the year...
POLARIS ANNOUNCES LIMITED EDITION ATVS AND SIDE-BY-SIDES
Minneapolis, MN (January 6, 2014) – Polaris Industries today announced the company’s new limited edition ATV and Side-by-Side offerings. All units will be available in dealerships in January.
2014 Sportsman XP® 850 EPS-Blue Fire
Additional features on the limited edition model include:
Blue Fire automotive-style paint
2014 RANGER XP 900 EPS–Blue Fire
Additional features on the limited edition model include:
Blue Fire automotive-style paint
POLARIS INDUSTRIES INC. ANNOUNCES ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGES
Organizational changes to further strengthen end-to-end customer support and global growth goals
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (January 3, 2014) – Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced that, effective immediately, it is merging its Polaris sales (this announcement has no impact on the Motorcycle sales force), sales operations, service, corporate marketing and interactive team into a unified global customer excellence team led by Tim Larson, vice president of Global Customer Ex...
60 SLEDS IN 60 DAYS - THE POLARIS SLED-A-DAY GIVEAWAY
MEDINA, MN (Jan 1, 2014) – To kick-off the celebration of 60 years of Terrain Domination, Polaris is giving away 60 Sleds in 60 Days through “The Polaris Sled-a-Day Giveaway.”
Polaris will give away 60 model year 2015 Polaris snowmobiles in 60 days to lucky riders who will enjoy the ultimate snowmobiling experience.
Starting Jan. 1, 2014, consumers can visit Polaris snowmobile dealerships to enter for their chance to win a new 2015 snowmobile. Polaris will draw one winner’s n...
POLARIS ANNOUNCES 2014 OFF-ROAD RACE TEAMS, CONTINGENCY AND NEW REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM
Polaris Returns to ATV Racing and Expands RZR Team
Minneapolis, MN (January 2, 2014) –Polaris comes into the 2014 off-road race season with teams competing in the Grand National Cross Country series (GNCC), World Off-Road Championship series (WORCS), Best in the Desert (BITD), SCORE International, Lucas Off-Road Regional Racing Series (LORRS), King of the Hammers (KOH) and Mud racing. The company has expanded its race team once again for 2014 both in RZR racing and with the ad...
POLARIS ANNOUNCES STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH ARIENS COMPANY
Alliance will offer both companies new strategic opportunities to grow in adjacent markets
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (December 18, 2013) — Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced a strategic partnership with Ariens Company, a Brillion, Wis.-based manufacturer of outdoor power equipment. Ariens is a family-owned manufacturer of snow blowers, lawnmowers and other outdoor power equipment. In the 80 years since its founding, Ariens has driven exceptional growth across its produc...
RANGER XP 900 EPS NAMED 2014 AMERICAN HUNTER VEHICLE OF THE YEAR
Minneapolis, Dec. 18, 2013– Polaris Industries today announced the RANGER XP 900 EPS has been selected as the 2014 American Hunter Vehicle of the Year as part of NRA Publications Golden Bullseye Awards. This is the first time a Polaris vehicle has won the prestigious award.
“Polaris would like to thank American Hunter for recognizing the RANGER XP 900 EPS,’” said Warren Lopata, marketing director of the Off-Road Division for Polaris. “Polaris RANGER Side-by-Sides are highly so...
POLARIS SNOCROSS RACER ANDREW LIEDERS EARNS SWEEP, WINS BOTH ISOC PRO LITE FINALS AT BESSEMER, MICH
Polaris Pro Open Racers Are 2-3-4 in Points After Earning Three Podium Finishes
MEDINA, MN (December 11, 2013) – After an impressive display of Polaris Terrain Domination in ISOC National snocross racing last weekend, Polaris racers are second, third and fourth in the Pro Open points standings, and Polaris racers fill the top five spots in the Pro Lite standings. Leading the way in Dec. 6-7 ISOC racing at Bessemer, Michigan, were Andrew Lieders, who won both of the weekend’s ...
JAGGED X BRINGS HOME SECOND CHAMPIONSHIP THIS YEAR
Minneapolis, MN (December 9, 2013)- Fresh off their SCORE Championship win, Jagged X would take on Best in the Desert’s Henderson 250 for the chance to take home their second title for the year. When the dust settled, the No. 1919 would prove victorious, winning the race and sealing the championship for the year. Coastal Racing would take second in the race and finish third for the year.
Jagged X came into this last race having worked out all the different points scenarios in ...
POLARIS INTRODUCES TWO NEW OFF-ROAD MODELS
Scrambler XP 1000 EPS and RANGER XP 900 Deluxe added to the line-up
Minneapolis, MN (December 3, 2013)- Polaris® Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced the company is adding two more vehicles to its ever-expanding off-road offering. The Scrambler® XP 1000 EPS and the RANGER® XP 900 Deluxe continue the company’s aggressive approach to reinvent its product lines and provide innovative products to meet the demands off-road ent...
POLARIS SNOCROSS RACERS EARN 3 PRO OPEN PODIUM SPOTS ON ISOC SEASON OPENING WEEKEND AT DULUTH
Kyle Pallin Reaches Pro Open Podium Twice; Polaris Racers Sweep in Pro Lite
MEDINA, MN (December 3, 2013) – Kyle Pallin (Team LaVallee) finished second and third in a pair of Pro Open finals, Polaris snocross racers captured three of the six Pro Open podium spots, and Polaris racers dominated the Pro Lite class, winning both finals at the Duluth National, the ISOC season opener held Nov. 30-Dec. 1 in Duluth, Minnesota.
PRO OPEN: Pallin Reaches the Podium Twice
POLARIS INDUSTRIES INC. TO PRESENT AT WEDBUSH SECURITIES 14TH ANNUAL CONSUMER CONFERENCE
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (December 3, 2013) – Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) announced today that it will present at the Wedbush Securities Consumer Conference at Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 9:45 a.m. ET. Scott Wine, Chairman and CEO of Polaris, will provide a brief review of the Company’s past performance as well as an update on current business conditions.
A webcast of the presentation will be available by accessing the Polaris web...
POLARIS INTRODUCES POLARIS POWER™
Company Launches New Business Adjacency with Three All-New Digital Inverter Generators
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (December 2, 2013) – Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced the introduction of a new product line adjacency, Polaris POWER™. This introduction supports Polaris’ strategy to continue driving growth through adjacencies, bringing innovative Polaris products to an entirely new product space. Three all-new digital inverter generators built for outdoor enthusiasts a...
INDIAN MOTORCYCLE HITS THE STREETS OF L.A., NEW YORK AND BEYOND WITH THE NEW 2014 INDIAN CHIEF LINEUP AT THE PROGRESSIVE® INTERNATIONAL MOTORCYCLE SHOWS
Motorcycle fans can experience the industry’s hottest new bikes, enjoy vintage Indian motorcycles and feel the power of the Thunder Stroke™ 111 engine at the new Indian Motorcycle display
MEDINA, MN (December 2, 2013) Indian Motorcycle®, America’s first motorcycle company, today announced its plans for the International Motorcycle Shows in Long Beach, Calif. and New York, NY which run respectively from Friday, December 6 through Sunday, December 8 at the Long Beach Conventio...
POLARIS RANGER TO ASSIST IN THE DARPA ROBOTICS CHALLENGE
Minneapolis MN, November 26, 2013 – Polaris® Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced that Polaris RANGER® XP 900 EPS vehicles will be used as part of the DARPA Robotics Challenge to be held December 20-21, 2013, at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, in Homestead, Fla.
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