Minneapolis, MN (11/11/2008) -
Motorsports Polaris Rzr S Claimed the
Overall Win at the 3 Hour UTV Heartland
Polaris RANGER RZR continues its winning ways,
this time taking two of the three podium spots
overall, at the first-annual Heartland Challenge
UTV endurance race, in Carlisle, Iowa.
The three-hour UTV race, saw Polaris’
Region Sales Manager Matt Lube and Steve Muncur
winning the 850cc stock class as well the
Overall race in their Polaris RANGER RZR S.
Second overall went to Karst Motorsport’s
RANGER RZR. Third in 850cc stock class went
to CST Racing, a local farmer and enthusiast,
who purchased a RANGER RZR only six days prior
to the race.
“This was a great first-time, endurance
event,” said Race Winner and Polaris
Region Sales Manager, Matt Lube. “The
weather and mud definitely added to the challenge
but the RANGER RZRs shined among the competition.
It is truly impressive how well these machines
performed and held up to the elements.”
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
Polaris is a recognized
leader in the snowmobile industry, one of
the largest manufacturers of all terrain recreational,
utility and side-by-side vehicles (ATVs) in
the world, and rapidly making impressive in-roads
into the motorcycle cruiser and touring marketplace
under the Victory(r) brand. The Victory motorcycle
division was established in 1998 representing
the first all-new American-made motorcycle
from a major company in nearly 60 years. 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
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 www.polarisindustries.com.