Team High Lifter-Polaris Racing
Shine at Mud Nationals
Minneapolis, MN (4/27/2008) - Team
High Lifter-Polaris Racing had a great showing
at the 2008 High Lifter ATV Mud Nationals, held
at Mud Creek Off-Road Park, in Jacksonville, Texas.
The week long extravaganza featured spectacular
mud riding, special events, competitions and entertainment.
In the Supertrapp Mud Bog competition, Maggie
Robertson took first place in the "Polaris
Mud Chic Open" class on her Sportsman 800
and her husband, Brian, took second out of 65
entries in the "Pro Series" class on
his Sportsman 800. JW Otwell and his Sportsman
500 took third place in both the "Bogger"
and "Pro Series B" classes. Kelly Knutson
and Jesse Johnson took top honors out of 20 entries
in the "RUV" class in their bog-dominating
For the Maxxis Mudda Cross competition, Randy
Miller blazed through the bog on his Sportsman
500 for a first-place finish in the "500cc
or Less" class with teammate, JW Otwell finishing
second with his Sportsman 500. Miller also took
third in the "Open" class on a Sportsman
800. Trey Thomas and his Sportsman 800 X2 took
second out of 90 entries in the "501cc &
Up" class and Jesse Johnson took third out
of 14 in the "RUV" class on his RANGER
The RANGER CREW also made its Mud Nationals debut
as part of the EPI Endurance Challenge. The six-man
team entered the race on an exhibition basis and
ended up posting the fastest time and was one
of nine of the 18 entrants that finished the race.
The race result was a true testament to RANGER
CREW's power and ruggedness.
The team's next outing is the Texas Mudfest,
at Gator Park, in Longview, Texas, on May 1-4.
For more information on Team High Lifter-Polaris
Racing see their official site at http://www.highlifter.com/content/teamhlpol.aspx.
About High Lifter:
High Lifter Products, Inc. has been developing and
marketing unique, after-market accessories for utility,
4-wheel drive ATVs since 1996. In this short time, the
company has grown from a one-man, backyard hobby into
a 23 employee, multi-million dollar corporation. We
now operate from a 14,500 square foot building located
in Shreveport, Louisiana, which includes a retail showroom,
a warehouse, a performance shop, and
executive offices. We also operate through our website,
which is visited by almost 200,000 unique visitors per
month, and includes a full product catalog, a chat room
and forum, games, an online ATV magazine, and many,
many more informative and entertaining features.
With annual 2007 sales of $1.8
billion, Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures
and markets all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), including
the Polaris RANGER(tm), snowmobiles and Victory
motorcycles for recreational and utility use.
Polaris is a recognized leader
in the snowmobile industry; and one of the largest
manufacturers of ATVs in the world. Victory motorcycles,
established in 1998 and representing the first
all-new American-made motorcycle from a major
company in nearly 60 years, are rapidly making
impressive in-roads into the motorcycle cruiser
and touring marketplace. Polaris also enhances
the riding experience with a complete line of
Pure Polaris apparel, accessories and parts, available
at Polaris dealerships.
Polaris Industries Inc. trades
on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol
"PII," and the Company is included in
the S&P Small-Cap 600 stock price index.
Information about the complete
line of Polaris products, apparel and vehicle
accessories are available from authorized Polaris
dealers or anytime from the Polaris homepage at
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