POLARIS ADDS MORE POWER TO THE 2015 RZR XP 1000 AND RZR XP 4 1000
MEDINA, MN (July 1, 2014) Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced the Model Year 2015 RZR XP® 1000 and RZR XP® 4 1000 will feature a higher output 110 horsepower to dominate the dunes, desert, trails, race track or anything that stands in their way.
Introduced for Model Year 2014, the RZR XP 1000 and XP 4 1000 brought significant innovations to each of the hallmark Power, Suspension and Agility aspects of RZR while...
NEW POLARIS RANGER POWERS HYDRAULIC, PNEUMATIC, ELECTRIC AND WELDING EQUIPMENT
Fully integrated HIPPO™ Multipower™ System provides mobile power
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (June 30, 2014) — Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), has engineered a Polaris® RANGER CREW® Diesel side-by-side utility vehicle with an integrated multi-power system, a first for vehicles in this category. A flip of a switch allows operators to power hydraulic, pneumatic, electric and welding equipment directly from the vehicle’s diesel engine through the integrated HIPPO™ Multipower™ System f...
ROBINSON AND CECCO PODIUM WITH THEIR SCRAMBLERS
Minneapolis, MN (June 27, 2014)-Last weekend, Scramblers would run at TORN’s Round 5 in Bulcher, Texas and Round 9, GNCC’s Snowshoe, in Snowshoe, West Virginia.
Team UXC Racing’s Chris Robinson would line up his Scrambler XP 1000 at TORN looking for another win. With a field of ten Utility quads and limited passing spots a good start would be crucial and, when the flagged dropped, Robinson piloted the Scrambler XP 1000 into second place position. Two-miles in, Robinson was abl...
NEW 2015 RANGER XP 900 RECEIVES 13 PERCENT POWER BOOST
MEDINA, MN (June 3, 2014) Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced a 13 percent increase in power to its flagship RANGER® vehicle, the RANGER XP 900. The power upgrade along with RANGER XP 900’s other class-leading features such as payload, towing, ground clearance, suspension travel and torque ensures the vehicle stays the hardest working, smoothest riding side-by-side in the marketplace.
“The RANGER XP 900 is one of ...
SWIFT PILOTS SCRAMBLER 850 TO SECOND PLACE FINISH AT GNCC MOUNTAINEER RUN
Minneapolis, MN (May 28, 2014) -After taking third last round at Loretta Lynn’s, Team UXC Racing’s Michael Swift took his second podium of the year with a second place finish at GNCC’s Mountaineer Run.
Swift had a great start and by the second lap, had the No. 209 Polaris Scrambler XP 850 had moved into second position. He climbed his way into first and led most of the last two laps but a low fuel level made him lose power a few times costing him the lead by six seconds. Swif...
BIG RACE WEEKEND FOR POLARIS FACTORY RACING
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
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
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
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
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
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 REPORTS RECORD FIRST QUARTER 2014 RESULTS; EPS INCREASED 11% to $1.19 ON 19% SALES GROWTH
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POLARIS URGING HELP TO RE-OPEN AREAS OF THE IMPERIAL SAND DUNES
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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...