POLARIS RUSH® SNOWMOBILES BUILT ON NEW AXYS™ PLATFORM DOMINATE PRO STOCK CLASS IN USXC CROSS-COUNTRY RACING
MEDINA, MN (Jan. 5, 2015) – The Polaris® AXYS™ platform is making a dramatic impact in cross-country snowmobile racing this season on the United States X-Country Snowmobile Racing (USXC) circuit. In USXC racing on Jan. 3 at Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, Polaris racers on RUSH® models built on this innovative chassis finished 2-3 in the Pro Stock race, and six of the race’s top eight finishers were on RUSH sleds. In the Pro Open race, five of the top 10 finishers were Polaris racers...
POLARIS RZR OFFICIAL UTV OF BEST IN THE DESERT
Polaris RZR to sponsor four BITD races
Minneapolis, MN (January 6, 2015)- Polaris Industries today announced Polaris RZR is the “Official UTV” of Best In The Desert (BITD) Racing Series and that the company will be sponsoring several BITD races this season starting with the THR Motorsports Parker 250 presented by Polaris RZR.
“Best in the Desert has been at the forefront of promoting desert side-by-side racing, and Polaris RZR is excited to support the series and its race...
POLARIS RZR SWEETENS POT FOR 2015 KING OF THE HAMMERS
Minneapolis, MN (December 30, 2014)- The King of the Hammers (KOH) is known as the toughest off-road race in the world, and this year, the person who conquers the course will not only go home with “The Hammer,” but also a brand-new, 2015 RZR XP 1000 EPS.
As part of Polaris RZR being the official side-by-side of the race, Polaris sweetened the deal by offering up a RZR XP 1000 EPS to the Pro Class side-by-side winner. Last year, 26 side-by-sides would vie for “The Hammer” wit...
POLARIS TEAMS WITH XTREME PLUS FOR DAKAR RALLY
Partnership has seen three, back-to-back victories
Minneapolis, MN (December 29, 2014)- Polaris Industries today announced the company will, once again, team with Xtreme Plus to take on the world famous Dakar Rally. The partnership has yielded three, back-to-back victories by solo racer Willy Alcaraz.
French Racer Alcaraz will be trying to win his fourth Dakar as a solo racer, an incredible feat given the tough racing conditions the race presents. Xtreme Plus also will fi...
POLARIS RACERS WIN AT USXC SEASON OPENER ON TERRAIN DOMINATING RUSH® SLEDS BUILT ON POLARIS AXYS™ PLATFORM
The Polaris AXYS™ platform carried Polaris cross-country snowmobile racers to victory at the USXC season opener as Ryan Faust (Faust Racing) won the Pro Stock final and Justin Tate (2-Eight Motorsports) reached the podium twice in the Pro classes. Polaris racers also earned podium spots with top-three finishes in Semi-Pro and Women’s classes in Dec. 20-21 near Gonvick, Minnesota.
Top Polaris racers are running in USXC races this winter on the Polaris RUSH® built on the AXYS™...
POLARIS PRO LITE SNOCROSS RACERS EARN FIVE OF SIX PODIUM SPOTS TO DOMINATE ISOC NATIONAL RACING AT FARGO
James Johnstad Wins as Pro Lite Racers Finish 1-2-3 in Friday’s Final
MEDINA, Minn. (Dec. 15, 2014) – Polaris snocross racers dominated the Pro Lite class in ISOC National racing on Dec. 12-13 by finishing 1-2-3 in Friday’s final and earning five of the weekend’s six total podium spots. Polaris Pro Open racers earned two of three podium positions in Saturday’s final, and four Polaris Pro Open racers are in the top 10 in points after the season’s first four rounds of racing. ...
POLARIS RZR TO SPONSOR UTV WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
A new Polaris RZR XP1000 to be given to the winner of the desert and short course races!
Minneapolis, MN (December 12, – 2014) – Polaris today announced that Polaris RZR will be the title sponsor of the first-annual UTV World Championship, to take place in Laughlin, Nevada, February 19-21. This exciting, new event will feature two world championship UTV races including a Best In The Desert Championship points race, and a short course / motocross style Production UTV Champi...
POLARIS INDUSTRIES BRINGS HEAD TURNING EXHILARATION TO NEW YORK AREA MOTORCYCLE FANS WITH THE ALL-NEW 2015 POLARIS SLINGSHOT AT THE PROGRESSIVE INTERNATIONAL MOTORCYCLE SHOW
A revolutionary 3-wheel roadster that delivers head turning exhilaration
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (December 11, 2014) — Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), celebrating 60 Years of Innovation, today announced that its awe-inspiring new 2015 Polaris Slingshot™ three-wheeled roadster will make an appearance at this weekend’s Progressive International Motorcycle Show (IMS) in New York City. You can find Slingshot in Booth #661 at the Javits Center beginning Friday at 1 p.m. and running...
COASTAL RACING TAKES BEST IN THE DESERT'S HENDERSON 250
Jagged X Wins UTV Championship, Team UXC Racing Expert ATV Champions
Minneapolis, MN (December 10, 2014) -Best in the Desert’s Henderson 250 is the last BITD race of the year and would determine who would take the UTV championship this year. On the ATV side, Team UXC Racing would line up to make history with their Scrambler XP 1000 EPS.
Jagged X’s Brandon Schueler in the No. 1919 RZR XP 1000 had the championship on the line with a small point cushion of just 13 points. Gi...
POLARIS SNOCROSS RACERS EARN HALF OF ALL PRO OPEN PODIUM SPOTS IN ISOC NATIONAL SEASON OPENER IN DULUTH, AND SWEEP TOP FOUR SPOTS IN PRO LITE FINAL
Polaris Racers Are Among Pro Open & Pro Lite Points Leaders
MEDINA, MN (Dec. 1, 2014) – Polaris snocross racers started the 2014-2015 ISOC National season with a powerful performance as they earned three of the weekend’s six Pro Open podium spots, and they dominated the Pro Lite class – including finishing first through fourth in the weekend’s second Pro Lite final. The ISOC National tour opened Nov. 28-30 in Duluth, Minnesota, with the AMSOIL National at Spirit Mountai...
UTV INC. TAKES BAJA 1000 IN RZR XP 4 1000
Jagged X takes second, Team UXC Racing finished fourth on Scrambler XP 1000 EPS and seals Sportsman ATV Championship
Minneapolis, MN (Nov. 20, 2014)-This year’s point-to-point Baja 1000 was 1275 miles of brutal terrain testing both machine and driver. Polaris RZR would go into the race as the defending champion, and the Scrambler XP 1000 would make a maiden voyage with Team UXC racing at the helm.
Nineteen side-by-sides, including 13 RZRs, would start the race and eigh...
POLARIS ACQUIRES PRO ARMOR
Adding Pro Armor strengthens Polaris’ aftermarket offerings for performance side-by-side and ATV markets
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (November 12, 2014) — Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced the acquisition of certain assets of LSI Products Inc. and Armor Holdings, LLC, privately-held Riverside, Calif.-based companies that design, develop, manufacture, source, sell and distribute accessories for performance side-by-side vehicles and ATV markets under the Pro Armor brand...
CHRIS ROBINSON TAKES ROUND 8 AND SEALS 2014 TORN UTILITY CHAMPIONSHIP ON HIS SCRAMBLER XP 1000 EPS
Minneapolis, MN (November 4, 2014) -Round 8 of the Texas Off-Road Nationals (TORN) would see Team UXC Racer Chris Robinson take the win and seal the Utility Quad Championship on his Scrambler XP 1000 EPS.
The race would see some stiff competition with eight utility quads lined up to tackle the 5-mile course. Robinson would jump off the line in second and by mile one, take the lead. He would hold the lead for the next two laps, get passed for a short amount of time, and then ...
PENNSYLVANIA STATE LAWMAKERS SUPPORT CONSUMERS, ENVIRONMENT WITH NEW ELECTRIC VEHICLE LEGISLATION
MEDINA, MN (Oct. 23, 2014) – The Pennsylvania General Assembly recently voted to expand the choices of citizens in the state, while protecting the environment, by passing legislation that allows low speed electric vehicles (LSVs), known in Pennsylvania as Neighborhood Electric Vehicles (NEVs), to travel on approved roads with a posted speed limit of no more than 35 miles per hour. With Governor Tom Corbett’s signature, Pennsylvania joins 46 other states that have similar laws. ...
POLARIS REPORTS RECORD THIRD QUARTER 2014 RESULTS; EPS FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS INCREASED 26% to $2.06 on 18% SALES GROWTH
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MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR CAMP RZR GLAMIS
Minneapolis, MN (October 16, 2014) -Polaris RZR wanted to remind off-road enthusiasts about Camp RZR in Glamis, Calif., on October 31-November 2.
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. Polaris expanded the event internationally when the first-ever Camp RZR was held in the United Arab Emira...
POLARIS LAUNCHES THREE ADDITIONAL OFF-ROAD PRODUCTS
RANGER CREW 900-6, ACE 570 SP and RZR 170 EFI added to product mix
Minneapolis, MN (Oct 16, 2014) - Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced three additional Off-Road Vehicle offerings, the RANGER CREW® 900-6, Polaris ACE™ 570 SP and RZR® 170 EFI.
To accommodate multi-passenger customers who are looking to haul more people, Polaris is excited to announce the all-new RANGER CREW 900-6. The RANGER CREW 900-6 has all...
POLARIS INDUSTRIES CONTINUES PARTNERSHIP WITH MEMORIAL BLOOD CENTERS TO HELP REEL IN BLOOD DONORS
October 14, 2014 (St. Paul, MN) – Minnesota-based Polaris Industries, Inc. (NYSE: PII) has again partnered with local nonprofit Memorial Blood Centers, a division of Innovative Blood Resources, to engage eligible donors in giving blood that helps save and sustain lives in our community. For the third consecutive year, Polaris generously provided a brand new all-terrain vehicle (ATV) to help promote the cause of blood donation.
Volunteers who stepped up to give blood in Ju...
CODY RAHDERS TAKES TWO TITLES AT THE LUCAS REGIONALS SERIES
Minneapolis, MN (October 13, 2014)- Cody Rahders went into Round 7 of the Lucas Oil Regional Series with a one-point lead in the Production 1000 class and a two-point lead in the Stock XP 900 class, and came away as the 2014 Champion in both classes.
In Production 1000, Rahders was faced with a must-win situation in order to clinch the Production 1000 title. At the start, he went from fourth to leading by the end of turn two and would hold it until lap seven where he would b...
JAGGED X TAKES BEST IN THE DESERT'S BLUEWATER DESERT CHALLENGE
Minneapolis, MN (October 13, 2014)-Polaris Factory Racers would be out in force at the Bluewater Desert Challenge this past weekend. The race, different than the other Best in the Desert Races, would be two days of three 25-mile laps, with results based on times from both days, so it not only takes great strategy but a fast car.
Thirty-two side-by-sides would take the line with the Pro Class having the majority of entrants. Jagged X’s Brandon Schueler in the No. 1919 RZR XP...