BIG RACE WEEKEND ACROSS THE COUNTRY FOR POLARIS RZR
Jagged X, Big Country Powersports and Guthrie Jr. win
Minneapolis, MN (March 18, 2014)- This past weekend, Polaris Factory Racers were all over the country. From Best in the Desert’s The Mint 400, to WORCS Round 3, to the first side-by-side race in GNCC, RZRs were taking checkered flags.
The Mint 400 is the oldest, roughest, most spectacular off-road race in North America and has attracted thousands of racers and celebrities who have tried to master the harsh Nevada desert. T...
POLARIS CROSS-COUNTRY RACERS FINISH 1-2-3 IN PRO OPEN & PRO 600 AT USXC SEASON FINALE; AARON CHRISTENSEN WINS BOTH PRO RACES AND CLINCHES PRO OPEN TITLE
Justin Tate & Ryan Faust Run 2-3 in Both Pro Races; Dylan Stevens Wins Semi-Pro 600
MEDINA, Minn. (March 13, 2014) – Polaris cross-country snowmobile racer Aaron Christensen (AC Racing) closed out the USXC season in dominant fashion as he won both Pro classes at the Moondance Jam 100 in Walker, Minnesota, on March 8. Christensen won the Pro Open race to finish the season with three straight wins in the class and win the points title. He also won his third Pro 600 race of t...
POLARIS SNOCROSS RACER ROSS MARTIN RETURNS FROM INJURY IN WINNING STYLE, EARNING A PRO OPEN VICTORY AND TAKING SECOND IN ISOC NATIONAL RACING AT FARGO, N.D.
Corin Todd Wins Both Pro Lite Finals & Heads to Season Finale as Points Leader
MEDINA, Minn. (March 13, 2014) – Ross Martin (Judnick Motorsports) returned from a mid-season injury with a bang, winning one Pro Open final and finishing second in the other during March 7-8 ISOC National snocross racing at Glyndon, Minnesota, near Fargo, N.D. Corin Todd (Leighton Motorsports) won both of the weekend’s Pro Lite finals and is the class points leader with one weekend of racing re...
SCRAMBLER XP RACE TEAMS MAKE DEBUT IN TORN AND GNCC
Minneapolis, MN (March 10, 2014)-The 2014 ATV Racing series has officially started and Polaris’ new ATV factory racing teams were out in full force.
The Texas Off-Road Nationals (TORN) Round 1 were held in Boyd, Texas the first weekend in March. UXC Rider Chris Robinson piloted his Scrambler XP 1000 to a first-place finish. The course was a 5.5 mile loop consisting of whooped out sand sections, a few tight wooded areas, some dry creek beds and a few rocky hill climb sections.
POLARIS RACERS DOMINATE AT AFTON, WYOMING, HILLCLIMB; KEITH CURTIS ACHIEVES RARE EVENT 'SWEEP,' WINNING ALL FIVE OF HIS CLASSES AND TWO KING OF THE HILL TITLES
Polaris Racers Sweep Stock & Mod Classes in Winning 10 of 12 Pro Men’s Classes
MEDINA, Minn. (March 4, 2014) – Polaris snowmobile hillclimbers won 10 of 12 Pro Men’s classes and two of three Pro King of the Hill honors as they dominated the competition at the Afton (WY) Hillclimb held Feb. 28-March 2. Keith Curtis achieved a rare sweep, winning all five Pro Men’s classes in which he competed as well as two King of the Hill run-offs. The Afton Hillclimb was this season’s se...
POLARIS DEBUTS 2015 SNOWMOBILE LINEUP
The all-new AXYS™ platform delivers new levels of rider-balanced control, acceleration and comfort
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (March 3, 2014) – Celebrating 60 years as a respected leader in the snowmobiling industry, Polaris’ commitment to innovation strikes again. The 2015 snowmobile lineup features the all-new AXYS™ platform, designed to deliver unmatched handling and performance, along with two new long-track INDY models for exceptional on-and off-trail riding. The 2015 sleds were in...
POLARIS INTRODUCES TWO NEW RANGER WORK VEHICLES
MEDINA, MN- (March 1, 2014) Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced the addition of two new vehicles to the Hardest Working, Smoothest Riding RANGER® utility line of side-by-sides. The new, three-passenger RANGER® Diesel HST and RANGER® Diesel HST Deluxe offer customers considering a utilitarian side-by-side the most comfortable and easy-to-use vehicles on the market.
“Polaris continues to innovate our product offerin...
POLARIS RECALLS RANGER RECREATIONAL OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLES DUE TO CRASH HAZARD (RECALL ALERT)
Recall Date: February 25, 2014
Recall Number: 14-181130FEB14
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of product: Recreational off-highway vehicles
Hazard: The vehicles’ throttle cable can melt on the exhaust pipe and fail to operate properly. This can cause the rider to lose control, posing a crash hazard.
POLARIS RACERS TODD MINNICK & NICK OLSTAD WIN 2014 IRON DOG CROSS-COUNTRY RACE ACROSS ALASKA ON TERRAIN DOMINATING 600 SWITCHBACK PRO-R SLEDS
Winners’ Polaris Sleds Deliver Terrain Domination® & Tremendous Reliability
MEDINA, Minn. – Polaris racers Todd Minnick and Nick Olstad won the grueling Iron Dog cross-country snowmobile race across Alaska on Saturday, Feb. 22, on a pair of 600 Switchback PRO-R snowmobiles. In the ultimate display of Polaris Terrain Domination®, the pair completed the 2,031-mile race across punishing Alaskan landscapes in trouble-free fashion aboard durable, dependable Polaris sleds.
POLARIS SNOCROSSERS SWEEP BOTH PRO LITE FINALS IN ISOC NATIONAL RACING AT MT. PLEASANT, MICH.; KODY KAMM REACHES PRO OPEN PODIUM FOR SEVENTH TIME THIS SEASON
Corin Todd & Andrew Lieders Win Pro Lite Finals; Andrew Carlson Leads in Points
MEDINA, Minn. (Feb. 24, 2014) – Polaris snocross racers won both Pro Lite finals during a weekend of ISOC National racing in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, with Corin Todd (Leighton Motorsports) and Andrew Lieders (Team LaVallee) each earning victories, and Kody Kamm (Hentges Racing) earned his seventh Pro Open podium finish of the season. Kamm strengthened his hold on second place in the Pro Open po...
POLARIS TEAMS SET THE PACE THROUGH FIRST HALF OF GRUELING IRON DOG CROSS-COUNTRY RACE ACROSS ALASKA
Polaris Team Leads at Halfway Point and Nine of Top 20 Teams Are on Polaris Sleds
MEDINA, Minn. (Feb. 20, 2014) – Polaris cross-country snowmobile racers Mike Morgan and Chris Olds were the leaders at the midway point of the grueling 2014 Iron Dog cross-country snowmobile race across Alaska. Competing in the Pro class, Morgan and Olds led the field into Nome, Alaska, where the drivers enjoyed a midway banquet on Wednesday night before racing resumed Thursday, Feb. 20.
POLARIS TERRAINARMOR NON-PNEUMATIC TIRES FINALIST FOR TIRE TECHNOLOGY OF THE YEAR BY TIRE TECHNOLOGY INTERNATIONAL
Minneapolis, MN (February 20, 2014) - Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) today announced the company's TerrainArmor™ Non-Pneumatic Tire (NPT) was a finalist for Tire Technology of the Year by Tire Technology International.
"Polaris would like to thank Tire Technology International for recognizing TerrainArmor tires as part of their short list for Technology of the Year," said Rich Haddad, general manager of Polaris Defense. "Polaris is the first manufacturer t...
POLARIS HILLCLIMBERS WIN 10 OF 12 PRO CLASSES AND TWO PRO KING OF THE HILL TITLES IN RMSHA SEASON OPENER AT BEAR LAKE
Keith Curtis Wins Four Classes & Stock King; David Sharp, Jr., Wins Two Classes & Mod King
MEDINA, Minn. (Feb. 17, 2014) – Polaris snowmobile hillclimbers won 10 of 12 Pro classes – including all four Stock classes – and two of three Pro King of the Hill titles as they dominated the Rocky Mountain Snowmobile Hillclimb Assn. (RMSHA) season opener at Montpelier, Idaho. Polaris racer Keith Curtis won four classes at the Bear Lake Hillclimb run Feb. 14-15 at Montpelier, a...
RZRS FILL THE PODIUM AT LUCAS OIL OFF-ROAD SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA REGIONAL ROUND 1
Minneapolis, MN (February 17, 2014)- The first race of the Lucas Oil Off-Road Southern California Regional, at Glen Helen Raceway saw 41 side-by-sides line up including 15 cars in the new Production 1000 class open to all manufacturers with a 1000cc side-by-side.
Cody Rahders, the 2013 RZR 900 Class Champion, would do a double-shift racing both the RZR 900 class and the new Production 1000 class. Rahders would take the 900 class after a great battle with Bryan Carr and hop int...
BEAU BARON TAKES WIN AT WORCS ROUND 2
RZRs fill Podium in Pro Class
Minneapolis, Feb. 11, 2014-WORCS Round 2 saw more than 80 UTVs line up at Buffalo Bills, in Primm, Nevada, and Polaris Factory Racers Beau Baron and RJ Anderson would go one/two in the Pro Class.
Polaris Racing/Holz Racing’s Beau Baron would start in the second row and steer his RZR XP 10...
FIVE-PEAT! MITCH GUTHRIE WINS FIFTH KING OF THE HAMMERS
Minneapolis, Minn. (Feb 10, 2014) –The King of the Hammers (KOH) is known as the toughest off-road race in the world, and last year’s 115-mile course was known as the most-difficult course ever. So much so that Race Organizer, Dave Cole, kept the same course that only three UTVs, all being RZRs, finished last year. Polaris Factory Racers Mitch Guthrie and his co-driver Mitch Guthrie Jr., who has won four KOH races and took second once, would line up in their Magnum Off-Road Rac...
POLARIS SNOCROSS RACERS SWEEP BOTH PRO LITE FINALS & FINISH 2-3 IN PAIR OF ISOC PRO OPEN FINALS IN NEW YORK
Corin Todd Wins Saturday Night Pro Lite Final in Front of Home State Fans
MEDINA, Minn. (Feb. 10, 2014) – Polaris snocross racers claimed four of the weekend’s six available Pro Open podium spots, and Polaris racers won both Pro Lite finals during ISOC National snocross racing Feb. 8-9 in Salamanca, New York. Kody Kamm (Hentges Racing) and Kyle Pallin (Team LaVallee) each had a second- and third-place finish in the Pro Open finals, and the Pro Lite winners were James Johnstad...
POLARIS RACERS GABE BUNKE & AARON CHRISTENSEN WIN THEIR THIRD STRAIGHT SOO I-500; WIN IS FIFTH OF BUNKE'S SOO CAREER
Brothers Ryan & Travis Faust Team Up to Finish Second for Second Year in a Row
MEDINA, Minn. (Feb. 5, 2014) – Polaris enduro racers Gabe Bunke and Aaron Christensen enhanced their place in snowmobile racing history on Saturday, Feb. 1, by winning their third straight Soo International 500 race on the famed Soo I-500 track in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. The victory was the third Soo win of Christensen’s career, and the fifth of Bunke’s career.
For the second straight year...
POLARIS SNOWMOBILE RACERS DOMINATE SNOCROSS, WIN MULTIPLE OVAL TITLES AT EAGLE RIVER WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Corin Todd, Ryan Springer Win 2 Snocross Titles Apiece; Blaine Stephenson Wins 4 Oval Finals
MEDINA, Minn. (Jan. 24, 2014) – Polaris snocross racers Corin Todd and Ryan Springer each won two finals and Blaine Stephenson won four finals on the legendary ice oval during the 51st Eagle River World Championship Snowmobile Derby, held Jan. 16-19 in Wisconsin’s Northwoods. Polaris snocross racers demonstrated total Terrain Domination® by winning both Pro-class finals, both Pro Lite ...
POLARIS® BRUTUS® BOOSTS OPERATION OF POND HOCKEY TOURNAMENT
Donation of BRUTUS HDPTO utility vehicles saved CAN/AM Hockey more than $10,000
MEDINA, Minn. (Feb. 5, 2014) – Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) and its Newport, N.Y., dealer Moody’s Polaris donated four BRUTUS® HDPTO commercial utility vehicles for the 10th-annual Lake Placid, N.Y., CAN/AM Adult Pond Hockey Tournament held Jan. 24 – 26. The donation saved the organization more than $10,000 in rental costs.
For 11 days leading up to and during the tournament, workers used t...