Formed in 2012, Eicher – Polaris JV is set to reveal their first vehicle (read as car). This will be in the form of a vehicle with a 600cc diesel engine targeting small traders and marginal farmers for their transport operations.
Polaris India is participating in the ongoing 16th edition of Raid de Himalaya, 3-11 October, 2014. This is Polaris’ 3rd Raid de Himalaya participation. Company rider, Raj Singh Rathore is taking the bull by its horns in a Polaris RZR XP 900. He won the Moto Quad Category in 2012. Rihen Bhardwaj joins him as navigator.
Biking enthusiasts at Bike Festival of India were able to get up close to the recently launch Indian Scout on 4-5 October 2014 at Buddh International Circuit, Greater Noida.
Bajaj Auto has made a contribution of Rs 20 crore for the Prime Minister National Relief Fund to be used for relief efforts in Jammu & Kashmir. J&K has reported the death of over 200 persons in the worst floods the northern state has experienced in a century.
Polaris has drawn attention to their Slingshot three wheeler roadster to celebrate 60 years of innovation. The 3 wheeler Slingshot bears strong resemblance to the KTM X-Bow and represents the future of on road driving.
Off-road and all-terrain vehicles bigwig, Polaris India has inaugurated the 1st Indian Motorcycle showroom in Gurgaon, Haryana. The event was attended by Mr. Bennett J. Morgan, Global Chief Operating Officer, Polaris Industries Inc. and Mr. Pankaj Dubey, Managing Director, Polaris India Pvt. Ltd. along with Mr. Sandeep Bansil, Dealer Principal, Indian Motorcycle.
FMSCI recently honoured 2013 National Racing Champions, including Indian race car driver, Gaurav Gill. Gill was recently at the Polaris Experience Zone, Pick Up Fun Zone inaugurated in Daruhera, near the Hero Factory. At the Polaris Experience Zone, Gill drove the Polaris RZR S 800. Last month Polaris also participated in the Desert Storm Rally in Xtreme 4-wheelers and quad categories.