Sportsman 90, Outlaw 90, Outlaw 50 and RANGER RZR 170
Medina, MN, July 23, 2009 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – The Polaris youth line continues to be best-selling and a leader in rider safety with features such as a removable ignition key and electronic throttle safety control.
For 2010, Polaris is offering four youth models for riders 12 years old and up, the Sportsman 90, Outlaw 90, Outlaw 50 and red-hot RANGER RZR 170.
To ensure safe and enjoyable riding, Polaris offers a wide variety of safety features on its youth models such as speed controls enabling adults to set a maximum speed control limit. Other safety features include daytime running lights to increase daytime visibility, full floorboards, heat shields; and seatbelts, color-coded pedals, parking brake and side nets on RANGER RZR 170.
Polaris Youth models purchased from an authorized dealer come with a high visibility whip flag, speed limiter and safety video. Accompanied with the Youth models is a DOT-approved helmet (two for RANGER RZR 170) to teach kids the importance to wearing the proper safety gear. In the U.S., dealers provide safety training for parents and rider with every purchase.
Polaris youth ATVs not only lead the way with safety features but are easy-to use and fun to ride. Each model is a mini version of its full-sized counterpart and includes electric start and an automatic transmission.
With annual 2008 sales of $1.9 billion, Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures and markets off-road vehicles (ORVs), including all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and the Polaris RANGER™, 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 ORVs 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 cruiser and touring motorcycle 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 theCompany is included in the S&P Small-Cap 600 stock price index. Information about the complete line of Polaris products, apparel and vehicle accessories, is available from authorized Polaris dealers or anytime from the Polaris homepage at www.polarisindustries.com.