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QuadTerrain Challenge Returns As Terracross!

QuadTerrain Challenge Returns As Terracross!
Terracross,  as seen on ESPN and formally known as Quad Terrain Challenge,  is making its return to world of racing this weekend,  September 10-11,  at the 2011 Haydays Extravaganza. Once again, riders are going to face gnarly rocks, rough and tough log sections, mud and the absolute chaos caused...
September 7th, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, Racing | Read More

Kolpin Buys Cycle Country’s ATV Division

From Powersports Business Kolpin Outdoors Inc. is purchasing Cycle Country Accessories Corp.’s ATV Accessories product line for $9.7 million, subject to certain adjustments and contingencies, the companies announced Thursday. Cycle Country, based in Spencer, Iowa, is selling only its ATV Accessories...
September 6th, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, Press Releases | Read More

Tread Lightly! Charity Auction on eBay

PRESS ELEASE: In an effort to raise money for solutions to urgent outdoor recreation issues, more than 50 companies have donated at least 150 products to the nonprofit organization Tread Lightly! for its Fourth Annual Charity Auction on eBay, November 1-11. The big ticket items this year are a Grizzly...
August 24th, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines | Read More

RELEASE: Jagged X RZR Tops In Vegas To Reno

The Jagged X race team earned its fifth consecutive win last weekend, followed by Polaris’ own Matt Parks. Here’s the press release from Polaris. Minneapolis, Aug. 23, 2011– Best in the Desert’s Vegas to Reno race is the longest and toughest, off-road desert race in the U.S., and Polaris RANGER...
August 23rd, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, News, UTV | Read More

Polaris Shuffles Executive Lineup

Polaris Announces Changes in Leadership Team Organizational transitions further strengthen Company’s global growth goals   MINNEAPOLIS (August 19, 2011) — Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:  PII) today announced several organizational changes designed to align its leadership team with...
August 19th, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, Polaris | Read More

KYMCO Releasing Limited Edition MXU 500i To Complement Ford’s Wild F-150 SVT Raptor

Press Release Spartanburg, S.C. – KYMCO USA has entered a partnership that will have the powersports vehicle specialist produce an ATV to complement the rugged F-150 SVT Raptor off-road performance truck offered by Ford Motor Company. The KYMCO Built Ford Tough F-150 SVT Raptor Limited Edition MXU...
August 19th, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, Press Releases | Read More

John Natalie Wins 2011 AMA Pro Racing ATV Motocross Championship

Hurricane Mills, Tenn. – This year’s AMA ATV Motocross Championship Series presented by DWT has been an array of ups, downs, career-firsts and even season enders; it’s been chalked full of excitement as well as disappointment as the fastest ATV racers in the nation have put everything...
August 17th, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, Motocross | Read More

Congress Passes Lead Law Exemption for ATVs

Congress has passed a bill that would categorically exclude youth off-highway vehicles from lead provisions in the Consumer Product Safely Improvement Act of 2008. The bill, H.R. 2715, passed through the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday by a vote of 421-2 after being introduced by Mary Mack...
August 3rd, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines, Other | Read More

John Natalie Wins Red Bud; Extends Pro Class Points Lead

Valcourt, Québec – John Natalie won round 10 of the 2011 AMA ATV Motocross Championship series held at Red Bud in Buchanan, Mich. With a brilliant second-moto performance and victory, Natalie secured the Pro class overall and extended his points lead heading into the series finale Aug.13 in Hurricane...
August 2nd, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines | Read More

CAN-AM X-TEAM RIDERS RECORD 6 CLASS PODIUMS AT JOHN PENTON GNCC RACE

Valcourt, Québec – Can-Am X-Team riders had a successful showing at round eight of the Can-Am Grand National Cross Country series earning six podiums at The John Penton event held in Millfield, Ohio. Clifton Beasley won his 27th consecutive race with another victory in the U2 class. Another X-Team...
July 19th, 2011 | Filed under: Headlines | Read More