MINNEAPOLIS, MN – October 5, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Polaris® Slingshot® is excited to announce the release of an eight-part web series titled “Run The Coast” – now live on TopGear.com. “Run The Coast” is a whirlwind, ten-day road trip up the west coast of America showcasing the ultimate on-road adventure in a Polaris® Slingshot®. This epic road trip covers over 1,200 miles, starting in Los Angeles and ending in Seattle, covering all points in between. Documenting the adventures from start to finish, viewers can expect stunning scenery, iconic locations, and some interesting characters as “Run The Coast” takes in the sights, sounds and excitement along the way. Live now, fans can watch our Run The Coast campaign on TopGear.com.
“Slingshot can turn any ordinary road trip into an unforgettable experience,” said Craig Scanlon, vice president of Slingshot®. “We are excited to show our fans exactly what Slingshot can do by taking on some of the best and most iconic driving roads in the world.”
Inspired by the “Run the Coast” web series, Slingshot® is sending one lucky fan on the ultimate West Coast road trip. Starting today, fans can enter the “Experience the Coast Contest” for a chance to win a weekend trip for two to Los Angeles including the opportunity to test drive the Polaris® Slingshot®! For more information about the contest and to enter to win visit https://tabs.vitrue.com/m/nxpOEQ/. Stay tuned to TopGear.com for new “Run The Coast” webisodes, content, and to see what happens next, as we take the Slingshot on the ultimate drive. It’s going to be quite a trip…
Slingshot® Trim Levels:
Slingshot® is now offered in three distinct trim levels for a limited time only. The base Slingshot® has a starting U.S. MSRP of only $21,199 features titanium metallic paint, 17 inch lightweight alloy wheels upfront and an 18 inch wheel in the rear. The premium Slingshot® SL, with a starting U.S. MSRP of only $25,199 features Red Pearl paint, larger 18 inch cast aluminum wheels upfront and a 20 inch wheel in the rear, as well as a blade windscreen for wind protection. It also features a media console with a 4.3″ LCD screen, back-up camera, Bluetooth® integration and a 6-speaker audio system. The Slingshot® SL LE offers all of the same upgrades as the Slingshot® SL, but on top of that will include a striking Black Pearl paint color. The Slingshot® SL LE in Black Pearl has a U.S. MSRP of $26,199.
Polaris is a recognized leader in the powersports industry with annual 2014 sales of $4.5 billion. Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures and markets innovative, high quality off-road vehicles, including all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and the Polaris RANGER® and RZR® side-by-side vehicles, snowmobiles, motorcycles and on-road electric/hybrid powered vehicles.
Polaris is among the global sales leaders for both snowmobiles and off-road vehicles and has established a presence in the heavyweight cruiser and touring motorcycle market with the Victory® and Indian Motorcycle® and Slingshot® brands. Additionally, Polaris continues to invest in the global on-road small electric/hybrid powered vehicle industry with Global Electric Motorcars (GEM), Goupil Industrie SA, Aixam Mega S.A.S., and internally developed vehicles. Polaris enhances the riding experience with a complete line of Polaris Engineered Parts, Accessories and Apparel, Klim branded apparel and ORV accessories under the Kolpin®, Cycle Country® and Pro Armor® brands.
Polaris Industries Inc. trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “PII,” and the Company is included in the S&P Mid-Cap 400 stock price index.
Information about the complete line of Polaris products, apparel and vehicle accessories are available from authorized Polaris dealers or anytime at www.polaris.com.