Takes the General Tire Mint 400 Presented by
RZRs take three
out of four top spots.
Minneapolis, March 27, 2012– The Mint is the
oldest, roughest, most spectacular off-road race
in North America and has attracted thousands of
racers and celebrities who have tried to master
the harsh Nevada desert. This year, Polaris not
only sponsored the race but had one of their
sponsored teams take top honors in the “Pro
Class,” Holz Coastal Racing’s Scott Kiger and
Mark Holz in their No. 1934 RZR XP 900.
In the starting field for Polaris, was Jagged
X’s Brandon Schueler in the No. 1919 RZR XP 4
900, Jagged X’s Craig Scanlon in the No. 1931
RZR XP 4 900 and Scott Kiger’s Holz Coastal
Racing No. 1934 RZR XP. Joseph Vinagro in a RZR
finished second, Jagged X’s Scanlon finished
fourth and Jagged X’s Schueler finished eighth.
“Polaris would like to congratulate
Coastal Racing on their Mint 400 win,” said
Donna Beadle, race team manager for Polaris.
“After winning the Best in the Desert
Championship last year, the team has come back
even stronger for 2013 and this was a
The next Best in the
Desert Race is Canidae Tap It Silver State 300,
Jagged X is sponsored by
Polaris. Walker Evans Shocks, Pure Polaris
Lubricants, CR Designs, Simpson Safety, OMF
Performance, Muzzy’s, Kroyer Racing
Engines,Vision X lighting, Mountain States
Contracting, and UTV Underground.
Coastal Racing is sponsored by Coastal Drilling,
Holz Racing, Polaris, Walker Evans Racing,
Kroyer Racing Engines, Utendorfer Design, BF
Polaris is a recognized leader in the
powersports industry with annual 2012 sales of
$3.2 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 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, and internally
developed vehicles. Polaris enhances the riding
experience with a complete line of Polaris and
KLIM branded apparel and Polaris accessories and
parts. 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
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The Mint 400 Inc.
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