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2100 Highway 55

Medina, MN 55340

United States

Phone: 763-542-0500

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Polaris Industries Inc. designs, engineers, and manufactures off-road vehicles (ORV), including all-terrain vehicles (ATV) and side-by-side vehicles for recreational and utility use; snowmobiles; motorcycles; and global adjacent markets vehicles, together with the related parts, garments and accessories. The company's products are sold through dealers and distributors principally located in the United States, Canada, Western Europe, Australia, and Mexico. Products ORVs The company’s ORVs include Sportsman ATVs, Polaris ACE, RANGER, RZR, and Polaris GENERAL side-by-side vehicles. ATVs and Polaris ACE are four-wheel vehicles with balloon style tires designed for off-road use and traversing rough terrain, swamps and marshland. Side-by-side vehicles are multi-passenger off-road, ATVs that could carry approximately six passengers in addition to cargo. ORVs are used for recreation, in such sports as fishing and hunting and for trail and dune riding, and for utility purposes on farms, ranches, and construction sites. The company produces four-wheel ATVs, which provide stability for the rider than earlier three-wheel versions. The company offers six-passenger side-by-side vehicle, the RANGER Crew. In 2014, the company introduced the single-seat, Polaris ACE ORV. The company’s line of ORVs (excluding military vehicles) consists of 55 models, including 2-, 4- and 6-wheel drive general purpose, commercial, recreational and side-by-side models. In 2015, the company acquired HH Investment Limited (Hammerhead), which manufactures gasoline powered go-karts, light utility vehicles, and electric utility vehicles under the Hammerhead Off-Road brand. The company’s ORVs have four-cycle engines and both shaft and concentric chain drive. The company offers electronic fuel injected ATV, the first independent rear suspension on a sport ATV and helped create the recreational side-by-side segment through introduction of its RZR vehicles. The company’s family of ORVs includes utility and recreational Sportsman ATVs, sport-styled Scrambler ATVs, utility and recreational RANGER side-by-side vehicles, and recreational RZR side-by-side vehicles. In many of these segments, the company offers youth, value, mid-size, trail and high-performance vehicles, which come in both single passenger and multi-passenger seating arrangements. The company’s key ORV product introductions in 2015 included the all-new RZR XP 1000 Turbo and the all-new Polaris GENERAL 1000. The GENERAL is a cross between a RZR and a RANGER. The GENERAL was designed for consumers, to provide a single vehicle for both work and play. The company also offers RANGER EV Li-Ion Polaris Pursuit Camo, which utilizes Lithium-Ion battery technology. The company produces or supplies various replacement parts and accessories for its ORVs. ORV accessories include winches, bumper/brushguards, plows, racks, mowers, tires, pull-behinds, cabs, cargo box accessories, tracks and oil. The company also markets a line of recreational apparel for its ORVs, including helmets, jackets, pants and hats. In 2014, the company acquired Kolpin Outdoors, Inc., an aftermarket brand delivering purpose-built and universal-fit ORV accessories and lifestyle products. The company also acquired certain assets of LSI Products Inc. and Armor Holdings LLC, an aftermarket accessories company that specializes in accessories for performance side-by-side vehicles and ATVs. These two 2014 acquisitions added aftermarket accessory brands to its ORV operating segment. Snowmobiles The company produces a line of snowmobiles consisting of approximately 39 models, ranging from youth models to utility and economy models to performance and competition models. The company’s snowmobiles are sold principally in the U.S., Canada, and Europe. The company develops various features for commercial use in snowmobiles, including independent front suspension, long travel rear suspension, hydraulic disc brakes, liquid cooling for brakes and a three cylinder engine. The company offers the first true progressive-rate rear suspension snowmobile, the Polaris RUSH. In 2014, the company introduced the all-new AXYS chassis platform for t

 

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