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12/11/14Polaris Industries Brings Head Turning Exhilaration to New York Area Motorcycle Fans with the All-New 2015 Polaris Slingshot™ at the Progressive® International Motorcycle Show
A revolutionary 3-wheel roadster that delivers head turning exhilaration MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 11, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII), celebrating 60 Years of Innovation, today announced that its awe-inspiring new 2015 Polaris Slingshot™ three-wheeled roadster will make an appearance at this weekend’s Progressive International Motorcycle Show (IMS) in New York City. You can find Slingshot in Booth #661 at the Javits ... 
11/12/14Polaris Acquires Pro Armor
Today, Polaris Industries Inc. announced it has acquired certain assets of LSI Products Inc. and Armor Holdings, LLC. Pro Armor is a leading aftermarket brand, providing innovative accessories for performance side-by-side and ATV consumers. (Photo: Business Wire) Adding Pro Armor strengthens Polaris’ aftermarket offerings for performance side-by-side and ATV markets Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced the acquisition of certain assets o... 
10/29/14Polaris Industries Commemorates 60 Years of Innovation with NYSE Closing Bell Ceremony
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 29, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) today announced it will celebrate the Company’s 60-year anniversary with a Closing Bell ceremony from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Chairman and CEO Scott Wine and a number of key Polaris executives and team members will participate in the nationally televised event, which takes place today at 4 p.m. EST on Wall Street in New York City. Starting fr... 
10/24/14Polaris Declares Regular Cash Dividend
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 24, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced the declaration of a regular quarterly $0.48 per share cash dividend payable on December 15, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 1, 2014. About Polaris Polaris is a recognized leader in the powersports industry with annual 2013 sales of $3.8 billion. Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures and ma... 
10/23/14Pennsylvania State Lawmakers Support Consumers, Environment with New Electric Vehicle Legislation
MEDINA, Minn., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania General Assembly recently voted to expand the choices of citizens in the state, while protecting the environment, by passing legislation that allows low speed electric vehicles (LSVs), known in Pennsylvania as Neighborhood Electric Vehicles (NEVs), to travel on approved roads with a posted speed limit of no more than 35 miles per hour. With Governor Tom Corbett's signature, Pennsylvania joins 46 other states that have similar laws. Po... 
10/22/14Polaris Reports Record Third Quarter 2014 Results; EPS from Continuing Operations Increased 26% to $2.06 on 18% Sales Growth
Company increases full year 2014 EPS guidance Third Quarter Highlights: Net income from continuing operations increased 20% to $140.8 million and earnings per diluted share from continuing operations increased 26% to $2.06 compared to the third quarter last year with sales increasing 18% to $1,302.3 million, setting records for third quarter sales and earnings. North American retail sales grew 12... 
10/09/14Polaris Rolls Slingshot™ into Full Production
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 9, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) and local public officials gathered today at Polaris’ Spirit Lake, Iowa manufacturing facility to celebrate the launch of its Slingshot™ motorcycle into full production. Polaris Slingshot employees celebrate start of production at Polaris' Spirit Lake, Iowa manufacturing facility. (Photo: Polaris) Slingshot has received significant attention since its introductio... 
10/07/14Polaris Defense Debuts Newly Contracted Ultra-Light Vehicle
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 7, 2014-- Polaris Defense, a division of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) is excited to announce the launch of the DAGOR™ ultra-light combat vehicle, at the 2014 Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting, in Washington, D.C. , Oct. 13-15. The DAGOR was designed and tested, and is now under contract and in production – all in less than two years – leveraging Polaris’ world class off-road engineering and des... 
10/03/14Polaris Industries Inc. Hires Kenneth J. Pucel as New EVP of Operations, Engineering, and Lean
Accelerating Polaris’ Evolution into Highly Profitable, Customer-Centric Lean Enterprise MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 3, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced that it has hired Kenneth J. (Ken) Pucel to fill its newly formed Executive Vice President of Operations, Engineering, and Lean position. Ken currently serves as EVP of Global Operations, Quality, and Technology for Boston Scientific Corporation (“BSC”), and is... 
09/24/14New Polaris Partnership Brings Powersports Savings to Costco
Partnership brings exclusive promotions to Costco members through participating dealers MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 24, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) announced today that it will partner with the Costco Auto Program (CAP), an auto-buying program specifically for Costco members, as the exclusive promotional partner for its powersports division. Starting today, Costco members will be able to access special pricing and promoti... 
09/23/14Polaris Announces Grand Opening of Manufacturing Facility in Poland
The brand-new facility will be Polaris’ first dedicated manufacturing facility for Off-Road Vehicles outside North America MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 23, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) today announced the grand opening of its new manufacturing facility in Opole, Poland. The 345,000-square-foot facility will be the first Polaris plant dedicated to manufacturing Off-Road Vehicles (ORV’s) outside of North America. Polar... 
09/22/14Polaris Schedules Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 22, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) announced today that it will release its third quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, and will hold a conference call and webcast at 8:00 a.m. central time on the same day to discuss the results. The call will be hosted by Scott W. Wine, Chairman and CEO, Bennett Morgan, President and COO and Mike Malone, Vice President of Finance and ... 
09/08/14Polaris Industries Saddened by the Loss of Board Member William G. Van Dyke
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 8, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII), announced with great sorrow that board member William G. Grant Van Dyke passed away on Sept. 5, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. Van Dyke served with distinction Director on the Polaris Board since 2006, Chairing the Audit Committee and working as a member of the Compensation Committee. “We are deeply saddened by the death of Bill Van Dyke,” said Scott Wi... 
08/26/14Sportsman ACE™ Named “Best of the Best” by Field & Stream Magazine
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 26, 2014-- Polaris Industries today announced the Sportsman ACE™ has been awarded “Best of the Best” by Field & Stream magazine. This is the second year in a row a Polaris vehicle has won the prestigious award with the RANGER XP 900 winning last year. The single-seat Sportsman ACE (Photo: Polaris Industries) “This past January, Polaris defined an entirely new type of off-road vehicle with the in... 
08/19/14Polaris Industries Inc. Receives Symbol of Appreciation from Boy Scouts of America
Special print honors Polaris’ partnership and commitment to Off-Road Vehicle Safety and Environmental Sustainability MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 19, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) received a one-of-a-kind print from the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) in appreciation for its commitment to a 10-year partnership to provide age-appropriate vehicles, safety equipment and safety instruction to BSA camps across the nation. This token o... 
08/12/14Polaris Donates Customized RZR XP 1000 to Raise Funds for the American Cancer Society
Special Pink RZR to be offered at Raffle to Minnesotans MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 12, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced the company has donated a customized pink RZR XP 1000 to the American Cancer Society as part of their Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign. “Too many of us have been affected by cancer, whether through a personal battle or an af... 
08/07/14Polaris Industries Honors New Hall of Fame Inductees as Company Celebrates Its 60th Anniversary Year
Retired Employees, Leading Dealers & Key Supplier-Partner Are Inducted MEDINA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. inducted three retired employees, including two executives, three premier dealerships, and a key supplier into the Polaris Hall of Fame. They were honored for their significant contributions to the company’s success – along with the community of Roseau, Minnesota, and the company’s Roseau workforce –... 
07/30/14Polaris Debuts 2015 ORV and Motorcycle Product Lines
A new, revolutionary 3-wheel motorcycle joins Polaris’ historically innovative product portfolio MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 30, 2014-- Celebrating 60 years as a respected leader in powersports, Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) unveiled its 2015 product offerings from its on-road and off-road vehicle divisions this week during its annual summer sales meeting. The new lineup accelerates Polaris’ long-standing reputation for innovation ... 
07/28/14The All-New Polaris Slingshot Has Been Unleashed
A revolutionary 3-wheel roadster that delivers head turning exhilaration MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 28, 2014-- Polaris celebrated 60 years of innovation by introducing the highly anticipated Polaris® Slingshot™, an awe-inspiring 3-wheel roadster that represents the future of on-road driving exhilaration. “Slingshot was designed to deliver head turning exhilaration on two dimensions,” said Mike Jonikas, Vice President of Slingshot. “Fir... 
07/28/14Polaris Industries Inc. Announces New Business Unit and Leadership Changes in EMEA Business
Organizational changes enable company to leverage scale and resources for global growth MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 28, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced that it is integrating several emerging business lines to create a new Global Adjacent Markets business and that it has named Matt Homan to lead the fully integrated business as President, Global Adjacent Markets. This new business unit is operational effective... 
07/24/14Polaris GEM Introduces 2015 Models
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), a leading manufacturer of electric vehicles, today announced the availability of its 2015 line of Polaris GEM vehicles. These vehicles are ready for order through all 260 authorized GEM dealers in North America. With over 50,000 vehicles built in the past 16 years, GEM remains a leader in premium electric performance for transporting people, moving cargo, and performing ... 
07/24/14Polaris Declares Regular Cash Dividend
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced the declaration of a regular quarterly $0.48 per share cash dividend payable on September 15, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 2, 2014. About Polaris Polaris is a recognized leader in the powersports industry with annual 2013 sales of $3.8 billion. Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures and ... 
07/22/14Polaris Reports Record Second Quarter 2014 Results; EPS Increased 26% to $1.42 on 20% Sales Growth
Company increases full year 2014 Sales and EPS guidance Second Quarter Highlights: Net income increased 21% to $96.9 million and earnings per diluted share increased 26% to $1.42 compared to the second quarter last year with sales increasing 20% to $1,014.0 million, setting records for second quarter sales and earnings. North American retail sales improved significantly, rising 15% year-over-year... 
06/27/14Polaris Schedules Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 27, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) announced today that it will release its second quarter 2014 financial results on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, and will hold a conference call and webcast at 9:00 a.m. central time on the same day to discuss the results. The call will be hosted by Scott W. Wine, Chairman and CEO, Bennett Morgan, President and COO and Mike Malone, Vice President Finance and CFO. ... 
06/18/14Polaris Chairman and CEO Joins U.S. Bancorp Board of Directors
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 18, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) announced that Scott W. Wine, its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, has been elected to serve as a director of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), effective July 14, 2014. “It is a tremendous honor to join the Board of Directors of U.S. Bancorp, a great banking institution with a stellar reputation for efficiency, integrity, and strong financial results,” said Wine. “I lo... 
06/13/14Polaris, Indian Motorcycle & Victory Motorcycle Exhibiting Together at the Las Vegas Licensing Expo June 17th-19th, 2014
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 13, 2014-- Polaris® Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced the company will be exhibiting at the Las Vegas Licensing Expo June 17th-19th, 2014. For over 30 years, Licensing Expo has connected the worlds' most influential entertainment, character, fashion, art and corporate brand owners with consumer goods manufacturers, licensees and retailers. This is a meeting ... 
04/24/14Polaris Declares Regular Cash Dividend
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 24, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced the declaration of a regular quarterly $0.48 per share cash dividend payable on June 16, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 2, 2014. About Polaris Polaris is a recognized leader in the powersports industry with annual 2013 sales of $3.8 billion. Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures and markets innovativ... 
04/23/14Polaris 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... 
04/23/14Polaris Reports Record First Quarter 2014 Results; EPS Increased 11% to $1.19 on 19% Sales Growth
First Quarter 2014 Highlights: Sales increased 19% to $888.3 million, setting a new record for the first quarter. Operating income increased 24% to $126.7 million during the 2014 first quarter. Raising guidance for full year 2014 earnings to a range of $6.30 to $6.45 per diluted share from continuing operations, an increase of 17% to 19% over 2013 based on projected full year 2014 sales... 
04/02/14Polaris Schedules First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 2, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) announced today that it will release its first quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, and will hold a conference call and webcast at 9:00 a.m. Central Time on the same day to discuss the results. The call will be hosted by Scott Wine, Chairman and CEO, Bennett Morgan, President and COO and Mike Malone, Vice President Finance and CFO. ... 
04/01/14Polaris Acquires Kolpin Outdoors, Inc.
Addition of Kolpin enhances Polaris offerings in the powersports accessories market MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 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 univ... 
03/28/14Polaris Takes Camp RZR to the United Arab Emirates
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 28, 2014-- Polaris® Industries Inc., (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, is showing off its RZR vehicles in the United Arab Emirates. Camp RZR UAE takes place March 28 through March 29, 2014 in Dubai, UAE. The United Arab Emirates is home to some of the world’s best sand dunes, making it the perfect place to hold the event outside of North America. Setting up for Camp RZR UAE. (Pho... 
03/27/14Polaris Enters 10-Year Exclusive Partnership with Boy Scouts of America
Relationship to Focus on Off-Road Vehicle Safety, Environmental Sustainability, and Recreational Benefits of Off-Road Riding MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 27, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles (ORVs), today announced the company has entered a 10-year, exclusive partnership with the Boy Scouts of America, the largest youth organization in the U.S., to provide all-terrain vehicles (ATV... 
03/03/14Polaris Debuts 2015 Snowmobile Lineup
The all-new AXYS™ platform delivers new levels of rider-balanced control, acceleration and comfort MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 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-... 
02/24/14Polaris Industries Inc. to Present at The Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 24, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) announced today that it will present at The Raymond James 35th Annual Institutional Investors Conference at the JW Marriott in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 9:15 a.m. ET. Scott Wine, Chairman and CEO of Polaris, will provide a brief review of the Company’s past performance as well as an update on current business conditions. An audio webcast o... 
01/30/14Polaris Industries Announces 14% Increase in Cash Dividend for 2014
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 30, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) today announced that its Board of Directors approved a 14% percent increase in the 2014 regular quarterly cash dividend that raises the payout to $0.48 per share. The first quarter dividend will be payable on March 17, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 3, 2014. "This dividend increase demonstrates the fact that returning value to ... 
01/28/14Polaris Reports Record 2013 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results; Fourth Quarter EPS Increased 26% on Sales Growth of 20%
Fourth Quarter Highlights: Net income increased 23% to $108.7 million, or $1.56 per diluted share, with sales increasing 20% to $1,083.7 million, both fourth quarter records. Off-Road Vehicle sales increased 16%; Motorcycle sales increased 94%; PG&A sales increased 33%; and International sales increased 46% in the 2013 fourth quarter. Gross profit margins expanded 110 basis points t... 
01/22/14Polaris Introduces Revolutionary New Off-Road Vehicle
Sportsman® ACE is Confidence-Inspiring and Fun to Ride MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 22, 2014-- Polaris® Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced the company is defining an entirely-new type of off-road vehicle with the introduction of the Sportsman® ACE. The vehicle’s architecture is completely new to the industry and features a revolutionary, sit-in chassis that is nimble and comfortabl... 
01/06/14Polaris Announces Sled-a-Day Giveaway in Honor of Company’s 60th Anniversary
MEDINA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 6, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced “The Polaris Sled-a-Day Giveaway” to kick-off the company’s celebration of 60 years of terrain domination. During a 60-day timeframe, Polaris will give away 60 model year 2015 Polaris snowmobiles to lucky riders, throughout the United States and Canada, who enjoy the ultimate snowmobiling experience. Participation is easy. Consumers c... 
01/03/14Polaris Industries Inc. Announces Organizational Changes
Organizational changes to further strengthen end-to-end customer support and global growth goals MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) today announced that, effective immediately, it is merging its Polaris sales (this announcement has no impact on the Motorcycle sales force), sales operations, service, corporate marketing and interactive team into a unified global customer excellence team led by Tim L... 
01/02/14Polaris Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 2, 2014-- Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) announced today that it will release its fourth quarter and full year 2013 financial results on Tuesday, January 28, 2014, and will hold a conference call and webcast at 9:00 a.m. Central Time on the same day to discuss the results. The call will be hosted by Scott Wine, Chairman and CEO, Bennett Morgan, President and COO and Mike Malone, Vice President Finance and C...