– Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII), the leading manufacturer of off-road vehicles, today announced the company is donating four utility off-road vehicles to The Salvation Army. The donation includes a combination of RANGER®, HIPPO®, Polaris® BRUTUS® and Polaris® M1400™ vehicles, a  variety of front attachments, and a set of TERRAINARMOR™ Non-Pneumatic Tires (NPT) to enhance The Salvation Army’s ability to assist in natural disaster clean up in severe conditions.

The highly anticipated and sold out 17th annual Sand Sports Super Show in Costa Mesa, CA is this weekend at the OC Fair and Event Center.  The key companies of the UTV, Sand and Offroad Industry gather every year at this event to show off new products, the latest in innovation and kick off the local sand dune season.  This year’s show has an increased number of vendors selling out the Fairgrounds!  It is a complete weekend of activities including all the features of years past, and the inclusion of the Speed Energy Stadium Super Trucks series on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  The Sand Sports Super Show will take over the Orange County Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa on Friday from 4pm-10pm; Saturday from 9am-7pm and Sunday from 9am-4pm.

Chandler, AZ
— The proverbial cat is out of the bag… literally. DragonFire is taking the wraps off its all new RockSolid kit for the Arctic Cat Wildcat Trail at this year’s Sand Sports Super Show. Set for September 18-20, 2015, the 17th Annual Super Show will also see DragonFire releasing its 2016 catalog full of the hottest UTV accessories in the industry and playing host to the American Sand Association’s raffle RZR XP1.

With the significant growth of UTV’s, W.E. Rock is excited to announce a new class for 2016 offering UTV’s the ability to participate in their Professional Rock Crawling Events.  The first UTV event will be held at the 2015 Grand Nationals at Katemcy Rocks September 12th and 13th,, which will be the only time UTV’s can come and participate on the K2 rocks.  The entry fee is $150 with half going to the purse and trophies for the top three podium finishers. The 2016 schedule will be released by late 2015.

Minneapolis, September 8, 2015
– Polaris Industries Inc. today announced the company has selected the two lucky winners to race against the Pros in a Single-Seat Polaris ACE at the 2015 AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country Series (GNCC) season finale. The sweepstakes was part of Polaris’ dedication to single-seat racing which has had an overwhelming response in its inaugural year.

– Costco Auto Program and Polaris Industries Inc. have teamed up to bring Costco members their biggest joint offer. Starting today, Costco members will receive promotional benefits on a selection of Polaris brands for all model years.

The promotion runs from Sept. 1 through Nov. 30, 2015. The offer features Polaris side-by-sides, excluding the RZR XP Turbo EPS; all-terrain vehicles and snowmobiles, excluding the Indy 120; Victory Motorcycles; and GEM electric vehicles. Costco members must register for the offer on to be connected to a participating Polaris dealer to receive:

RJ Anderson | XP1K3
San Diego, CA
– today announced that the third installment of the Polaris branded viral film campaign dubbed “XP1K3” is currently in production. UTVUnderground has, once again, tapped motorsports directing heavyweights “The Martelli Brothers” and their production team Mad Media to produce the next barrage of content, due out this fall. Off-road racing champion RJ Anderson will return to the driver’s seat and once again show the world what is possible on the Polaris RZR platform.

Phoenix, AZ
– The Polaris RZR Jagged X race team arrived at the Alliante Resort & Casino in North Las Vegas, NV on Thursday August 13th ready to take on the longest off-road race in the United States. As expected, the temperatures had already risen past the century mark as tech & contingency got underway. The team, while trying to stay hydrated, diligently completed all of the standard contingency and tech duties, something all teams must do prior to competing.

Paso Robles, Calif. –
Dubbed the longest off-road race in America, the Best in the Desert Racing Association’s “Vegas to Reno” is a grueling 545-mile journey through the Nevada desert. The rough and dusty course knocked dozens of competitors out of contention, but both Lazer Star Lights sponsored teams persevered through the conditions to claim impressive finishes in their classes.

— USSOCOM has awarded Polaris Defense a new, sole source, firm-fixed-price contract for the MRZR off-road vehicle platform and vehicle delivery started earlier this month. The $83 million, five year, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract, signed in July, continues delivery order options on MRZR 2 and MRZR 4 vehicles – along with contractor logistics support (CLS) for spares, training and support as part of the light tactical all-terrain vehicle (LTATV) program. Since 2013, Polaris Defense has been delivering MRZR vehicles to USSOCOM under a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) against a GSA contract.